About Pope County AR
Pope County is a county in the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 61,754. The county seat is Russellville. The county was formed on November 2, 1829, from a portion of Crawford County and named for John Pope, the third governor of the Arkansas Territory. It is an alcohol prohibition or dry county.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 831 square miles (2,150 km), of which 813 square miles (2,110 km) is land and 18 square miles (47 km) (2.2%) is water.
As of the 2000 census, there were 54,469 people, 20,701 households, and 15,008 families residing in the county. The population density was 67 people per square mile (26/km²). There were 22,851 housing units at an average density of 28 per square mile (11/km²). The racial makeup of the county was 93.73% White, 2.61% Black or African American, 0.68% Native American, 0.64% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 0.93% from other races, and 1.39% from two or more races. 2.06% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There were 20,701 households out of which 34.30% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.60% were married couples living together, 10.20% had a female householder with no husband present, and 27.50% were non-families. 23.00% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.10% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.55 and the average family size was 3.00.
In the county, the population was spread out with 25.50% under the age of 18, 11.60% from 18 to 24, 28.20% from 25 to 44, 21.90% from 45 to 64, and 12.70% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 35 years. For every 100 females, there were 96.40 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94.10 males.
The median income for a household in the county was $32,069, and the median income for a family was $39,055. Males had a median income of $29,914 versus $19,307 for females. The per capita income for the county was $15,918. About 11.60% of families and 15.20% of the population were below the poverty line, including 18.80% of those under age 18 and 14.00% of those age 65 or over.
Pope County Arkansas neighborhoods include: Adona, Alco, Alexander, Alicia, Alma, Almyra, Alpena, Altus, Amagon, Amity, Antoine, Arkadelphia, Arkansas City, Armorel, Ashdown, Ash Flat, Atkins, Austin, Bald Knob, Barling, Bassett, Batesville, Bauxite, Bay, Beebe, Bee Branch, Beedeville, Bella Vista, Benton, Bentonville, Berryville, Bethel Heights, Bigelow, Biggers, Bismarck, Black Oak, Black Rock, Blue Mountain, Bluff City, Blytheville, Bonnerdale, Bono, Booneville, Bradford, Bradley, Branch, Brockwell, Brookland, Bryant, Burdette, Cabot, Caddo Gap, Caddo Valley, Cale, Calico Rock, Cammack Village, Canehill, Caraway, Carlisle, Casa, Cash, Casscoe, Cave City, Cave Springs, Cecil, Cedarville, Center Point, Center Ridge, Centerton, Charleston, Charlotte, Cherokee Village, Cherry Valley, Chester, Choctaw, Cleveland, Clinton, Colt, Compton, Concord, Conway, Cord, Corning, Cove, Crocketts Bluff, Crossett, Damascus, Datto, Decatur, Deer, Delaware, Delight, Dell, Dennard, Dermott, De Witt, Diamond City, Dierks, Dolph, Donaldson, Dover, Drasco, Driver, Dumas, Dyess, Earle, Elkins, El Paso, Emerson, Emmet, England, Enola, Ethel, Etowah, Eudora, Eureka Springs, Evansville, Evening Shade, Everton, Fairfield Bay, Farmington, Fayetteville, Fifty Six, Fisher, Floral, Foreman, Fort Smith, Fountain Hill, Fox, Franklin, Frenchmans Bayou, Friendship, Garfield, Gentry, Georgetown, Gillett, Gillham, Glenwood, Gould, Grady, Grannis, Gravette, Greenbrier, Green Forest, Greenway, Griffithville, Guion, Gurdon, Hackett, Hamburg, Hardy, Harrisburg, Harrison, Hasty, Hatfield, Hattieville, Havana, Hector, Hensley, Heth, Hickory Ridge, Higginson, Highland, Hindsville, Hiwasse, Horseshoe Bend, Hot Springs National Park, Hot Springs Village, Houston, Hoxie, Humnoke, Humphrey, Huntington, Imboden, Jacksonville, Jasper, Jerusalem, Jessieville, Joiner, Jonesboro, Jones Mill, Judsonia, Keiser, Keo, Kirby, Knobel, Lake City, Lake Village, Lamar, Langley, Leachville, Lead Hill, Leola, Lepanto, Lincoln, Little Rock, Little Rock Air Force Base, Locust Grove, London, Lonoke, Lonsdale, Lowell, Luxora, Lynn, Mabelvale, Magazine, Magnolia, Malvern, Mammoth Spring, Manila, Marble Falls, Marcella, Marion, Marked Tree, Marmaduke, Maumelle, Mayflower, Maynard, Maysville, Mc Crory, Mc Dougal, Mc Gehee, Mc Neil, Mc Rae, Melbourne, Mena, Mineral Springs, Minturn, Monette, Montrose, Morrilton, Morrow, Mountainburg, Mountain Home, Mountain Pine, Mountain View, Mount Ida, Mount Judea, Mount Pleasant, Mount Vernon, Mulberry, Murfreesboro, Nashville, Natural Dam, Newark, New Blaine, Newhope, Newport, Norman, North Little Rock, Oden, Ogden, Oil Trough, O Kean, Okolona, Omaha, Onia, Oppelo, Osceola, Oxford, Ozark, Pangburn, Paragould, Paris, Parkdale, Parkin, Paron, Parthenon, Peach Orchard, Pearcy, Pea Ridge, Peel, Pelsor, Pencil Bluff, Perry, Perryville, Pettigrew, Pickens, Piggott, Pineville, Pleasant Grove, Pleasant Plains, Plumerville, Pocahontas, Pollard, Ponca, Portia, Portland, Pottsville, Poughkeepsie, Powhatan, Poyen, Prairie Grove, Prescott, Quitman, Ratcliff, Ravenden, Ravenden Springs, Rector, Rockport, Rogers, Roland, Romance, Rose Bud, Rosie, Rosston, Royal, Rudy, Russellville, Saffell, Sage, Saint Charles, Saint Francis, Saratoga, Scotland, Scott, Scranton, Searcy, Sedgwick, Sherwood, Shirley, Sidney, Siloam Springs, Sims, Smithville, Snow Lake, Solgohachia, Sparkman, Springdale, Springfield, Stamps, Star City, State University, Stephens, Story, Strawberry, Stuttgart, Subiaco, Success, Sulphur Rock, Sulphur Springs, Summers, Swifton, Taylor, Tichnor, Tillar, Tilly, Timbo, Traskwood, Trumann, Tuckerman, Tyronza, Umpire, Uniontown, Van Buren, Vandervoort, Vendor, Vilonia, Violet Hill, Waldo, Walnut Ridge, Ward, Warm Springs, Watson, Weiner, Wesley, Western Grove, West Fork, West Memphis, White Hall, Wickes, Williford, Willisville, Wilmar, Wilmot, Wilson, Wilton, Winchester, Winslow, Winthrop, Wiseman, Wynne, Yorktown
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