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Educational Attainment, Unemployment and Poverty by Congressional District, 1990

Educational Attainment, Unemployment and Poverty
By Congressional District and County, 1990
(Congressional Districts Efective April 10, 1991)

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                                                                          Percent
                                      Percent     Percent                 Persons
                                         High     College       Unem-       Below
Cong'l                      Total      School     (4 Yrs)    ployment     Poverty
Dist                   Population    Graduate    Graduate        Rate       Level
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      State Total       2,350,725        66.3        13.3         6.8        19.1

      Total               588,588          58         9.5         8.1        24.6
1     Arkansas             21,653        61.1        10.3         6.2        20.4
1     Clay                 18,107        47.9         5.2         7.2        21.2
1     Cleburne             19,411          61         9.4         7.9        17.3
1     Craighead            68,956        67.5        16.4         5.2          17
1     Crittenden           49,939        57.6         9.8         9.4        27.1
1     Cross                19,225        55.8           8         9.2        25.4
1     Fulton               10,037        54.9         5.4         8.3        26.3
1     Greene               31,804        58.5         9.1         7.4        17.9
1     Independence         31,192        63.1        10.3         6.6        17.1
1     Izard                11,364        61.1         9.4         7.2        21.1
1     Jackson              18,944        51.6         6.7         9.8        26.6
1     Lawrence             17,457        53.3         6.1         7.9          25
1     Lee                  13,053        44.2         7.4        14.9        47.3
1     Lonoke               39,268        67.1          10         6.4        14.9
1     Mississippi          57,525          60        10.5        10.7        26.2
1     Monroe               11,333        52.9         8.4         9.2        35.9
1     Phillips             28,838        51.5         9.2        10.8          43
1     Poinsett             24,664        48.9         5.6        10.9        25.6
1     Prairie               9,518        56.3         7.2         6.1        22.7
1     Randolph             16,558        54.4         7.9         7.6        20.4
1     St. Francis          28,497        55.1         8.5        13.3        36.6
1     Searcy                7,841        52.6         7.5         9.1        29.9
1     Sharp                14,109        64.5         8.7        11.4        21.8
1     Stone                 9,775        59.6         9.4         8.5          26
1     Woodruff              9,520        48.7         7.5         9.3        34.5

      Total               587,412        72.7          19         6.2        14.4
2     Conway               19,151        64.5         9.8           7        16.5
2     Faulkner             60,006        72.4        17.9         6.9        13.8
2     Perry                 7,969        61.1         6.2         7.4        20.3
2     Pulaski             349,660          79        23.5         5.3        14.1
2     Saline               64,183        72.9        11.9         5.1         9.3
2     Van Buren            14,008        62.6        10.5         8.7        22.2
2     White                54,676        62.6        10.9           8        18.7
2     Yell                 17,759        57.2         7.4         5.3        17.1

      Total               589,523        66.6        13.3         5.2        14.9
3     Baxter               31,186        67.9        10.4         7.3        16.3
3     Benton               97,499        74.8        14.4         3.5         9.6
3     Boone                28,297        67.6        10.7         4.8        13.9
3     Carroll              18,654        68.4        11.6         5.9        15.2
3     Crawford             42,493        63.8         7.6         6.3        16.3
3     Franklin             14,897        60.1         8.8         7.1        20.4
3     Johnson              18,221        63.3          12         8.7        20.1
3     Logan                20,557        58.1         6.8         6.7        19.3
3     Madison              11,618        59.6         8.2           4        20.1
3     Marion               12,001        64.2           8         7.3        18.9
3     Newton                7,666        58.1         6.8         9.3        29.6
3     Polk                 17,347        62.4         9.9         5.5        18.5
3     Pope                 45,883        66.5        14.7         6.4        15.4
3     Scott                10,205        53.8         5.9         6.4        21.9
3     Sebastian            99,590        71.7        14.6         5.6        13.1
3     Washington          113,409        73.2          20         4.1        14.6

      Total               585,202          68        11.4         7.5        39.8
4     Ashley               24,319        62.8         9.3         8.5        20.9
4     Bradley              11,793        56.1         9.8           9        24.9
4     Calhoun               5,826        63.3         7.4        11.1        15.6
4     Chicot               15,713        51.2         8.3          14        40.4
4     Clark                21,437        64.9        17.9         6.1        23.9
4     Cleveland             7,781        59.9         7.8         6.7          19
4     Columbia             25,691        64.3        13.1           8        24.4
4     Dallas                9,614        59.2         8.8         6.7        22.3
4     Desha                16,798        56.5        10.4        11.9          34
4     Drew                 17,369        63.1        13.9         7.9        24.2
4     Garland              73,397        70.2        14.2         5.4          18
4     Grant                13,948        68.9         9.3         5.5        14.9
4     Hempstead            21,621          62         9.3         7.6        22.7
4     Hot Spring           26,115        64.5           9         8.7        18.6
4     Howard               13,569        61.8         8.3         6.2        18.6
4     Jefferson            85,487        65.9        14.6         9.9        23.9
4     Lafayette             9,643        51.6         6.9        10.6        34.7
4     Lincoln              13,690        58.5         5.6           8        26.2
4     Little River         13,966        64.6         8.1         6.1        19.3
4     Miller               38,467        63.9         9.5         7.6        22.4
4     Montgomery            7,841        60.1           7         4.2        23.8
4     Nevada               10,101        60.6         9.8         6.3        20.3
4     Ouachita             30,574        64.8        12.2         8.2        21.2
4     Pike                 10,086        61.1         8.5         5.3        17.9
4     Sevier               13,637          59         7.2         5.8        18.6
4     Union                46,719        65.9        12.7           7          22
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Source: Prepared by the Arkansas State Data Center, Arkansas Institute for Economic Advancement, College of Business Administration, UALR, from Summary Tape Files 1D and 3D, Congressional Districts of the U.S., 1990 Census of Population and Housing,U.S. Bureau of the Census.