In 2017, Phillips County, AR had a population of 19.5k people with a median age of 38.2 and a median household income of $26,652. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Phillips County, AR declined from 19,929 to 19,518, a -2.06% decrease and its median household income declined from $26,829 to $26,652, a -0.66% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Phillips County, AR are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (62.8%), White (Non-Hispanic) (34.6%), White (Hispanic) (1.67%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (0.835%), and Two or More Races (Hispanic) (0.0666%). N/A% of the people in Phillips County, AR speak a non-English language, and 99.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Phillips County, AR are Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas (412 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Phillips County, AR is $67,100, and the homeownership rate is 47.6%. Most people in Phillips County, AR commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 17.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Phillips County, AR is 2 cars per household.