Pope County Information

Pope in Arkansas occupies 831 square miles and has a 2006 population of 57,671, a change from a 2000 population of 54,469 and 45,883 in 1990. 17.4% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 12.8% percent is 25-35, and 13.8% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 20 acts of violent crime reported in Pope in 2004, a change from 104 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 1,451 people: 4.8% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 4.2%.

Read more about Pope, Arkansas in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyPope 
StateArkansas 
Land Area831 sq. milesRanked 1,112 of 3,140
Population 200657,671Ranked 861 of 3,140
Population 200556,778 
Population 200054,469Ranked 865 of 3,140
Population 199045,883Ranked 906 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion94.4% 
African American3% 
Asian American.8% 
Native American.6% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.4% 
Population 5 to 1412.9% 
Population 15 to 2417.4% 
Population 25 to 3412.8% 
Population 35 to 4413.8% 
Population 45 to 5413.3% 
Population 55 to 6410.4% 
Population 65 to 747.1% 
Population 75 and up5.9% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes20104
Murders / Manslaughters1 
Forcible Rapes2 
Robberies1 
Aggravated Assaults16 
Total Property Crimes4711,926
Burglaries170 
Larceny Thefts284 
Motor Vehicle Thefts17 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population29,96826,805
Unemployed Population1,4511,132
Unemployment Rate4.8%4.2%

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