Desha ( Arkansas )

Please find listed in what follows eighty-one statistical data about the County of Desha compared with those of the Arkansas state and those of the whole USA. Values are grouped by categories:

County of Desha (Arkansas) Population data

Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2006 = 14,181

Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) = 15,341

Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = -1,160 abitanti

Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = -7.6%

County of Desha (Arkansas) Geography data

Land area, 2000 (square miles) = 764.99

Persons per square mile, 2000 = 20.10

County of Desha (Arkansas) Population data by age

Resident population under 5 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 1,073

Resident population under 5 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Desha 7.6%

Arkansas 6.9%

USA 6.8%

Resident population under 18 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 3,802

Resident population under 18 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Desha 26.8%

Arkansas 24.6%

USA 24.6%

Resident Population 65 years and over (July 1) 2006 = 2,032

Resident population 65 years and over, percent (July 1) 2006

Desha 14.3%

Arkansas 13.9%

USA 12.4%

County of Desha (Arkansas) Population data by sex

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006 = 53.3%

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006

Desha 53.3%

Arkansas 51.0%

USA 50.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006 = 46.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006

Desha 46.7%

Arkansas 49%

USA 49.3%

County of Desha (Arkansas) Miscellanea

Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) = 4,044

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 = 18 minutes.

County of Desha (Arkansas) Population data by races

Resident population White alone (July 1) 2006 = 7,307

Resident population White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Desha 51.5%

Arkansas 81.1%

USA 80.1%

Resident population Black alone (July 1) 2006 = 6,643

Resident population Black alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Desha 46.8%

Arkansas 15.7%

USA 12.8%

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1) 2006 = 54

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Desha 0.4%

Arkansas 0.8%

USA 1.0%

Resident population Asian alone (July 1) 2006 = 68

Resident population Asian alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Desha 0.5%

Arkansas 1.0%

USA 4.4%

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1) 2006 = 4

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Desha 0.0%

Arkansas 0.1%

USA 0.2%

Resident population Two or more races (July 1) 2006 = 105

Resident population Two or more races, percent (July 1) 2006

Desha 0.7%

Arkansas 1.3%

USA 1.6%

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1) 2006 = 562

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin, percent (July 1) 2006

Desha 4.0%

Arkansas 5.0%

USA 14.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1) 2006 = 6,830

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006 = 48.2%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Desha 48.2%

Arkansas 76.4%

USA 66.4%

County of Desha (Arkansas) More population data

Births 2004 = 202

Deaths 2004 = 160

Infant deaths under one year 2004 = 1

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) = 61.3%

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample)

Desha 61.3%

Arkansas 53.3%

USA 54.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) = 2.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample)

Desha 2.1%

Arkansas 2.8%

USA 11.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) = 3.7%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample)

Desha 3.7%

Arkansas 5.0%

USA 17.9%

County of Desha (Arkansas) Incomes data (NAICS - North American Industry Classification System)

Personal Income (NAICS) 2005 = Mil.$ 302

Per capita personal income (NAICS) 2005 = $ 21,205

County of Desha (Arkansas) Housing data

Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2006 = 6,866

Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 203

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 3.0%

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006

Desha 3.0%

Arkansas 8.6%

USA 9.0%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count) = 63.5%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count)

Desha 63.5%

Arkansas 69.4%

USA 66.2%

Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) = $ 46,700

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) = 13%

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample)

Desha 13%

Arkansas 14%

USA 26%

County of Desha (Arkansas) Households data

Households 2000 (complete count) = 5,922

Persons per household 2000 (complete count) = 2.57

Per capita income in 1999 = $ 13,446

Median household income 2004 = $ 25,470

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004 = 23.3%

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004

Desha 23.3%

Arkansas 15.6%

USA 12.7%

County of Desha (Arkansas) Educational attainment

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 = 65.0%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000

Desha 65.0%

Arkansas 75.3%

USA 80.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 11.1%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000

Desha 11.1%

Arkansas 16.7%

USA 24.4%

County of Desha (Arkansas) Labor and Employment

Civilian labor force 2006 = 6,200

Civilian labor force unemployment 2006 = 590

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006 = 9.5%

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006

Desha 9.5%

Arkansas 5.3%

USA 4.6%

Employment in all industries (NAICS) 2005 = 7,325

Employment in all industries (NAICS), net change 2000(SIC)- 2005 = -351

Employment in government and government enterprises (NAICS) 2005 = 1,112

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2005 (thousands dollars) = $ 217,020

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2005 (in thousands dollars) = $ 29,627

Private nonfarm establishments 2005 = 393

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005 = 3,901

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005 = -5.5%

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005

Desha -5.5%

Arkansas 2.7%

USA 2.0%

Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) establishments, 2005 = 629

Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 7,629

Total number of firms 2002 = 991

Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 25.9%

Manufacturing: total (NAICS 31-33) - value of shipments 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 317,586

Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 106,868

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 132,151

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 = $ 8,923

New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2006 (20,000-place universe) = 3

Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2006 (20,000-place universe) (thousands dollars) = $ 150

Land in farms (NAICS) 2002(acres)(not adjusted) = 284,647

Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2004 (thousands dollars) = $ 157,960

Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2004 = $ 10,771

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