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Population by Race and County 1910-1940

Census State Data Center

Population by County 1910-1940

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                                    1910                                  1920
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                                               Other                                 Other
                    Total      White   Negro   Races      Total      White   Negro   Races
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State Total     1,574,449  1,131,026 442,891     532  1,752,204  1,279,757 472,220     227

Arkansas           16,103     11,821   4,269      13     21,483     16,288   5,190       5
Ashley             25,268     11,989  13,276       3     23,410     12,960  10,443       7
Baxter             10,389     10,382       7       0     10,216     10,212       4       0
Benton             33,389     33,112     110     167     36,253     36,151     102       0
Boone              14,318     14,311       7       0     16,098     16,096       2       0
Bradley            14,518      9,877   4,641       0     15,970     11,014   4,953       3
Calhoun             9,894      6,474   3,413       7     11,807      7,567   4,240       0
Carroll            16,829     16,761      66       2     17,786     17,704      82       0
Chicot             21,987      4,288  17,682      17     21,749      5,668  16,060      21
Clark              23,686     16,319   7,367       0     25,632     17,804   7,828       0
Clay               23,690     23,680      10       0     27,276     27,273       3       0
Cleburne           11,903     11,896       7       0     12,696     12,694       1       1
Cleveland          13,481      9,133   4,334      14     12,260      8,541   3,719       0
Columbia           23,820     12,947  10,869       4     27,670     15,022  12,648       0
Conway             22,729     14,431   8,298       0     22,578     15,924   6,652       2
Craighead          27,627     26,296   1,328       3     37,541     35,501   2,036       4
Crawford           23,942     21,878   2,063       1     25,739     24,044   1,692       3
Crittenden         22,447      3,442  19,000       5     29,309      4,653  24,650       6
Cross              14,042      7,915   6,127       0     18,579     10,653   7,925       1
Dallas             12,621      7,964   4,657       0     14,424      9,486   4,938       0
Desha              15,274      3,141  12,129       4     20,297      5,023  15,257      17
Dorsey                  -          -       -       -          -          -       -       -
Drew               21,960     10,170  11,789       1     21,822     11,032  10,788       2
Faulkner           23,708     19,246   4,460       2     27,681     23,560   4,121       0
Franklin           20,638     20,256     382       0     19,364     19,059     305       0
Fulton             12,193     12,149      44       0     11,182     11,156      26       0
Garland            27,271     22,457   4,665     149     25,785     22,355   3,426       4
Grant               9,425      8,431     994       0     10,710      9,650   1,060       0
Greene             23,852     23,812      40       0     26,105     26,073      32       0
Hempstead          28,285     14,184  14,100       1     31,602     17,423  14,176       3
Hot Spring         15,022     13,061   1,960       1     17,784     15,715   2,068       1
Howard             16,898     13,400   3,498       0     18,565     14,300   4,265       0
Independence       24,776     23,512   1,264       0     23,976     22,900   1,075       1
Izard              14,561     14,319     242       0     13,871     13,654     217       0
Jackson            23,501     17,298   6,203       0     25,446     19,874   5,571       1
Jefferson          52,734     15,038  37,692       4     60,330     20,824  39,493      13
Johnson            19,698     19,181     517       0     21,062     20,733     329       0
Lafayette          13,741      6,559   7,181       1     15,522      7,837   7,685       0
Lawrence           20,001     19,251     750       0     22,098     21,472     625       1
Lee                24,252      5,229  19,003      20     28,852      6,533  22,300      19
Lincoln            15,118      5,151   9,967       0     18,774      6,011  12,760       3
Little River       13,597      7,890   5,698       9     16,301     10,295   6,006       0
Logan              26,350     25,709     640       1     25,866     25,399     467       0
Lonoke             27,983     16,707  11,268       8     33,400     21,772  11,628       0
Madison            16,056     16,011      45       0     14,918     14,877      40       1
Marion             10,203     10,203       0       0     10,154     10,154       0       0
Miller*            19,555     12,383   7,163       9     24,021     16,772   7,244       5
Mississippi        30,468     16,988  13,472       8     47,320     27,406  19,907       7
Monroe             19,907      7,381  12,526       0     21,601      8,391  13,205       5
Montgomery         12,455     12,141     304      10     11,112     10,913     198       1
Nevada             19,344     12,554   6,790       0     21,934     14,819   7,115       0
Newton             10,612     10,602      10       0     11,199     11,189      10       0
Ouachita           21,774      9,441  12,333       0     20,636     10,219  10,415       2
Perry               9,402      8,492     910       0      9,905      9,227     678       0
Phillips           33,535      7,176  26,354       5     44,530     11,591  32,929      10
Pike               12,565     11,644     918       3     12,397     11,525     872       0
Poinsett           12,791     10,670   2,121       0     20,848     16,769   4,076       3
Polk               17,216     17,170      46       0     16,412     16,389       9      14
Pope               24,527     22,660   1,867       0     27,153     25,402   1,751       0
Prairie            13,853      9,372   4,481       0     17,447     12,219   5,226       2
Pulaski            86,751     51,267  35,462      22    109,464     73,010  36,439      15
Randolph           18,987     18,471     515       1     17,713     17,419     294       0
St. Francis        22,548      7,040  15,508       0     28,385      8,412  19,971       2
Saline             16,657     14,816   1,833       8     16,781     16,330     451       0
Scott              14,302     14,276      22       4     13,232     13,208      10      14
Searcy             14,825     14,721     104       0     14,590     14,566      24       0
Sebastian          52,278     46,856   5,410      12     56,739     52,429   4,299      11
Sevier             16,616     14,317   2,296       3     18,301     16,019   2,282       0
Sharp              11,688     11,605      83       0     11,132     11,117      15       0
Stone               8,946      8,852      94       0      8,779      8,764      15       0
Union              30,723     16,970  13,747       6     29,691     17,329  12,355       7
Van Buren          13,509     13,289     220       0     13,666     13,452     211       3
Washington         33,889     33,272     614       3     35,468     34,957     508       3
White              28,574     26,411   2,162       1     34,603     32,628   1,971       4
Woodruff           20,049      8,344  11,705       0     21,547     10,113  11,434       0
Yell               26,323     24,564   1,759       0     25,655     24,237   1,418       0


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                                   1930                                  1940
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                                               Other                                 Other
                    Total      White   Negro   Races      Total      White   Negro   Races
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State Total     1,854,482  1,374,906 478,463   1,113  1,949,387  1,466,084 482,578     725

Arkansas           22,300     17,381   4,916       3     24,437     18,882   5,549       6
Ashley             25,151     13,265  11,858      28     26,785     14,481  12,290      14
Baxter              9,519      9,518       1       0     10,281     10,281       0       0
Benton             35,253     35,005      88     160     36,148     36,061      46      41
Boone              14,937     14,932       0       5     15,860     15,860       0       0
Bradley            17,494     11,740   5,752       2     18,097     11,849   6,239       9
Calhoun             9,752      6,759   2,993       0      9,636      6,614   3,022       0
Carroll            15,820     15,793      25       2     14,737     14,728       8       1
Chicot             22,646      8,475  14,143      28     27,452     11,418  15,979      55
Clark              24,932     17,639   7,293       0     24,402     17,245   7,157       0
Clay               27,278     27,268      10       0     28,386     28,384       2       0
Cleburne           11,373     11,370       3       0     13,134     13,133       0       1
Cleveland          12,744      9,266   3,478       0     12,570      9,185   3,385       0
Columbia           27,320     14,592  12,726       2     29,822     16,324  13,498       0
Conway             21,949     15,971   5,977       1     21,536     16,247   5,289       0
Craighead          44,740     42,996   1,741       3     47,200     45,558   1,636       6
Crawford           22,549     21,447   1,099       3     23,920     23,012     902       6
Crittenden         39,717      8,330  31,366      21     42,473     10,628  31,799      46
Cross              25,723     14,727  10,991       5     26,046     15,789  10,255       2
Dallas             14,671      9,455   5,216       0     14,471      9,140   5,331       0
Desha              21,814      7,864  13,903      47     27,160     10,955  16,168      37
Dorsey                  -          -       -       -          -          -       -       -
Drew               19,928     10,776   9,152       0     19,831     11,607   8,224       0
Faulkner           28,381     24,721   3,657       3     25,880     22,414   3,466       0
Franklin           15,762     15,410     352       0     15,683     15,353     329       1
Fulton             10,834     10,834       0       0     10,253     10,250       0       3
Garland            36,031     31,203   4,800      28     41,664     36,595   5,067       2
Grant               9,834      8,962     872       0     10,477      9,559     918       0
Greene             26,127     26,094      22      11     30,204     30,148      56       0
Hempstead          30,847     17,719  13,128       0     32,770     18,737  14,033       0
Hot Spring         18,105     15,793   2,311       1     18,916     16,696   2,219       1
Howard             17,489     13,662   3,826       1     16,621     12,650   3,971       0
Independence       24,225     23,327     894       4     25,643     24,842     801       0
Izard              12,872     12,697     175       0     12,834     12,694     140       0
Jackson            27,943     22,692   5,248       3     26,427     22,350   4,077       0
Jefferson          64,154     27,003  37,116      35     65,101     29,079  35,980      42
Johnson            19,289     18,911     366      12     18,795     18,499     296       0
Lafayette          16,934      8,509   8,411      14     16,851      8,725   8,126       0
Lawrence           21,663     21,233     430       0     22,651     22,311     340       0
Lee                26,637      9,210  17,409      18     26,810      9,800  16,965      45
Lincoln            20,250      7,147  13,090      13     19,709      7,867  11,827      15
Little River       15,515      9,469   6,013      33     15,932     10,087   5,828      17
Logan              24,110     23,583     527       0     25,967     25,343     624       0
Lonoke             33,759     22,841  10,917       1     29,802     21,131   8,670       1
Madison            13,334     13,318      16       0     14,531     14,514      15       2
Marion              8,876      8,875       1       0      9,464      9,464       0       0
Miller*            30,586     20,953   9,542      91     31,874     22,315   9,555       4
Mississippi        69,289     43,094  26,145      50     80,217     55,117  25,069      31
Monroe             20,651      9,148  11,501       2     21,133     10,289  10,833      11
Montgomery         10,768     10,625     136       7      8,876      8,785      90       1
Nevada             20,407     13,163   7,244       0     19,869     12,522   7,346       1
Newton             10,564     10,563       0       1     10,881     10,881       0       0
Ouachita           29,890     16,878  12,987      25     31,151     16,446  14,697       8
Perry               7,695      7,241     454       0      8,392      7,983     409       0
Phillips           40,683     13,328  27,269      86     45,970     15,256  30,626      88
Pike               11,792     10,669   1,122       1     11,786     11,116     668       2
Poinsett           29,695     25,362   4,331       2     37,670     32,973   4,697       0
Polk               14,857     14,845       3       9     15,832     15,826       2       4
Pope               26,547     25,227   1,320       0     25,682     24,660   1,020       2
Prairie            15,187     11,555   3,620      12     15,304     12,326   2,977       1
Pulaski           137,727     97,462  40,215      50    156,085    112,877  43,182      26
Randolph           16,871     16,600     271       0     18,319     18,117     202       0
St. Francis        33,394     10,880  22,485      29     36,043     12,882  23,131      30
Saline             15,660     14,999     558     103     19,163     18,239     924       0
Scott              11,803     11,790      13       0     13,300     12,846     454       0
Searcy             11,056     11,043       1      12     11,942     11,934       0       8
Sebastian          54,426     50,374   3,990      62     62,809     58,091   4,647      71
Sevier             16,364     14,607   1,753       4     15,248     13,641   1,607       0
Sharp              10,715     10,696      19       0     11,497     11,488       8       1
Stone               7,993      7,977      15       1      8,603      8,591      12       0
Union              55,800     38,287  17,484      29     50,461     32,625  17,821      15
Van Buren          11,962     11,838     121       3     12,518     12,378     137       3
Washington         39,255     38,747     471      37     41,114     40,676     411      27
White              38,269     36,394   1,872       3     37,176     35,564   1,612       0
Woodruff           22,682     12,639  10,036       7     22,133     13,235   8,860      38
Yell               21,313     20,140   1,173       0     20,970     19,916   1,054       0
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Prepared by the Census State Data Center, Institute for Economic Advancement, College of Business Administration, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, from the Eleventh & Thirteenth Census' of the United States, 1890 & 1910, General Population Characteristics, 1920-1990, Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Commerce.

Revised:January 22, 1998