Phillips County Information

Phillips in Arkansas occupies 727 square miles and has a 2006 population of 23,331, a change from a 2000 population of 26,445 and 28,830 in 1990. 15.3% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 9.8% percent is 25-35, and 11% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 102 acts of violent crime reported in Phillips in 2004, a change from 113 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 770 people: 8.7% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 6.1%.

Read more about Phillips, Arkansas in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyPhillips 
StateArkansas 
Land Area727 sq. milesRanked 1,329 of 3,140
Population 200623,331Ranked 1,662 of 3,140
Population 200523,823 
Population 200026,445Ranked 1,506 of 3,140
Population 199028,830Ranked 1,336 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion37.3% 
African American61.4% 
Asian American.5% 
Native American.2% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 58.8% 
Population 5 to 1417% 
Population 15 to 2415.3% 
Population 25 to 349.8% 
Population 35 to 4411% 
Population 45 to 5413.2% 
Population 55 to 6410.9% 
Population 65 to 747.7% 
Population 75 and up6.4% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes102113
Murders / Manslaughters1 
Forcible Rapes12 
Robberies25 
Aggravated Assaults64 
Total Property Crimes724820
Burglaries444 
Larceny Thefts260 
Motor Vehicle Thefts20 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population8,8179,705
Unemployed Population770594
Unemployment Rate8.7%6.1%

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