Jefferson County, AR has a population of 72,385 people with a median age of 38.7 and a median household income of $36,377. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Jefferson County, AR declined from 73,548 to 72,385, a 1.58% decrease and its median household income declined from $36,747 to $36,377, a 1.01% decrease.
The population of Jefferson County, AR is 56.1% Black, 39.9% White, and 1.89% Hispanic. 3.63% 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, with 397 graduates, University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, with 377 graduates, and Jefferson Regional Medical Center School of Nursing, with 32 graduates.
The median property value in Jefferson County, AR is $81,900, and the homeownership rate is 62.5%. Most people in Jefferson County, AR commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Jefferson County, AR is 2 cars per household.
Jefferson County, AR is the 10th most populated county in Arkansas and borders Arkansas County, AR; Cleveland County, AR; Grant County, AR; Lincoln County, AR; Lonoke County, AR; and Pulaski County, AR& 1 more.