In 2019, Prairie County, AR had a population of 8.19k people with a median age of 47.2 and a median household income of $42,660. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Prairie County, AR declined from 8,244 to 8,189, a −0.667% decrease and its median household income grew from $41,846 to $42,660, a 1.95% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Prairie County, AR are White (Non-Hispanic) (84.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12.4%), White (Hispanic) (1.07%), Other (Hispanic) (0.659%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.55%). 0% of the households in Prairie County, AR speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.9% of the residents in Prairie County, AR are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Prairie County, AR was $67,400, and the homeownership rate was 73.9%. Most people in Prairie County, AR drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Prairie County, AR was 2 cars per household.