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People

Total Population 543
Male Share of the Population 52.1%
Female Share of the Population 47.9%
Senior Citizens 15.5%
Employed Population 16+ 237
Age of the Population 40

Families

% of people married 46.1%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 6.3%
Median Earnings25+ $28,913
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $27,639
Median Earnings With High School Degree $28,472

Wealth

Median Family Income $48,750
% Above Poverty Level 87.9%
% Below Poverty Level 12.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 15 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.3%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 29.7%
Median Gross Rent $571
Median House Value $40,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 51.7%
US/American 0%
English 38.1%
Irish 9.6%

Arkansas City Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 62 miles SE of Pine Bluff, Arkansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 125 miles SW of Memphis, Tennessee
County Desha
P.O. Box Zip Codes 71630
Phone Area Codes 870
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 33.608
Longitude -91.206

Arkansas City Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station DERMOTT 3 NE
Distance 11 miles
Jan Temp 32 to 51 F
Apr Temp 51 to 74 F
Jul Temp 71 to 93 F
Oct Temp 50 to 77 F
Annual Precip 54 inches
Station STONEVILLE EXP STN
Distance 20 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 50 F
Apr Temp 53 to 75 F
Jul Temp 72 to 93 F
Oct Temp 52 to 77 F
Annual Precip 53.2 inches
Station DUMAS
Distance 26.7 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 51 F
Apr Temp 53 to 76 F
Jul Temp 72 to 93 F
Oct Temp 52 to 76 F
Annual Precip 52.1 inches

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Location Population Median Family Income
Dermott 2,814 $24,813
Lake Village 2,724 $40,074
McGehee 4,094 $28,558
Tillar 301 $41,429
Watson 115 $37,500
Winchester 206 $15,833
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Arkansas City High Schools

ARKANSAS CITY HIGH SCHOOL
P O BOX 248
870-877-2474
Serves 45 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 6.4

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