Yell County Information

Yell in Arkansas occupies 949 square miles and has a 2006 population of 21,834, a change from a 2000 population of 21,139 and 17,759 in 1990. 13.4% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 13.1% percent is 25-35, and 13.9% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 79 acts of violent crime reported in Yell in 2004, a change from 72 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 499 people: 4.6% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 4%.

Read more about Yell, Arkansas in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyYell 
StateArkansas 
Land Area949 sq. milesRanked 840 of 3,140
Population 200621,834Ranked 1,725 of 3,140
Population 200521,393 
Population 200021,139Ranked 1,728 of 3,140
Population 199017,759Ranked 1,800 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion95.4% 
African American1.5% 
Asian American1.3% 
Native American.7% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 57.5% 
Population 5 to 1413.3% 
Population 15 to 2413.4% 
Population 25 to 3413.1% 
Population 35 to 4413.9% 
Population 45 to 5413.5% 
Population 55 to 6410.7% 
Population 65 to 748% 
Population 75 and up6.6% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes7972
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes11 
Robberies2 
Aggravated Assaults66 
Total Property Crimes245263
Burglaries145 
Larceny Thefts88 
Motor Vehicle Thefts12 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population10,8109,937
Unemployed Population499394
Unemployment Rate4.6%4%

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