In 2018, Jefferson County, AR had a population of 70.4k people with a median age of 38.8 and a median household income of $38,289. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Jefferson County, AR declined from 71,373 to 70,424, a -1.33% decrease and its median household income grew from $37,630 to $38,289, a 1.75% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Jefferson County, AR are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (56.6%), White (Non-Hispanic) (39.2%), Other (Hispanic) (1.03%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.939%), and White (Hispanic) (0.852%). NaNk% of the people in Jefferson County, AR speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Jefferson County, AR are Southeast Arkansas College (519 degrees awarded in 2017), University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (450 degrees), and New Beginnings Beauty Academy (35 degrees).
The median property value in Jefferson County, AR is $83,800, and the homeownership rate is 62.4%. Most people in Jefferson County, AR commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Jefferson County, AR is 2 cars per household.