Poinsett County Information

Poinsett in Arkansas occupies 763 square miles and has a 2006 population of 25,086, a change from a 2000 population of 25,614 and 24,664 in 1990. 13.1% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 13.1% percent is 25-35, and 13.6% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 96 acts of violent crime reported in Poinsett in 2004, a change from 184 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 778 people: 6.7% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 4.7%.

Read more about Poinsett, Arkansas in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyPoinsett 
StateArkansas 
Land Area763 sq. milesRanked 1,253 of 3,140
Population 200625,086Ranked 1,579 of 3,140
Population 200525,287 
Population 200025,614Ranked 1,531 of 3,140
Population 199024,664Ranked 1,475 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion91.8% 
African American7.4% 
Asian American.2% 
Native American.2% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.8% 
Population 5 to 1413.7% 
Population 15 to 2413.1% 
Population 25 to 3413.1% 
Population 35 to 4413.6% 
Population 45 to 5413.8% 
Population 55 to 6411.8% 
Population 65 to 747.9% 
Population 75 and up6.2% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes96184
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes9 
Robberies7 
Aggravated Assaults80 
Total Property Crimes9181,029
Burglaries368 
Larceny Thefts514 
Motor Vehicle Thefts36 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population11,66311,447
Unemployed Population778537
Unemployment Rate6.7%4.7%

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