In 2019, Phillips County, AR had a population of 18.6k people with a median age of 38.9 and a median household income of $29,320. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Phillips County, AR declined from 19,034 to 18,606, a −2.25% decrease and its median household income grew from $29,263 to $29,320, a 0.195% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Phillips County, AR are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (63.2%), White (Non-Hispanic) (34.5%), White (Hispanic) (1.61%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.435%), and Other (Hispanic) (0.188%). 0% of the households in Phillips County, AR speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 100% of the residents in Phillips County, AR are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Phillips County, AR are Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas (497 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2019, the median property value in Phillips County, AR was $70,700, and the homeownership rate was 48.2%. Most people in Phillips County, AR drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 16.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Phillips County, AR was 2 cars per household.