Des Arc strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Arkansas):
Affordability of Rents
Low Property Crime
Affordability of Property Taxes
Comparing Des Arc to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Arkansas (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|College Educated Adults|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Housing Recently Built|
|People Living Alone|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Low Property Crime|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||46 miles E of North Little Rock, Arkansas (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||82 miles W of Memphis, Tennessee|
|Standard Zip Codes||72040|
|Phone Area Codes||870|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||30 to 47 F|
|Apr Temp||51 to 72 F|
|Jul Temp||73 to 93 F|
|Oct Temp||51 to 75 F|
|Annual Precip||49.4 inches|
|Jan Temp||28 to 47 F|
|Apr Temp||49 to 71 F|
|Jul Temp||71 to 92 F|
|Oct Temp||48 to 75 F|
|Annual Precip||49.8 inches|
|Station||CABOT 4 SW|
|Jan Temp||27 to 49 F|
|Apr Temp||48 to 73 F|
|Jul Temp||69 to 91 F|
|Oct Temp||48 to 74 F|
|Annual Precip||50.5 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.93|
|American Indian & Alaskan||6||0.3%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||25||1.3%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,821|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||20%|
|French (except Basque)||1.6%|
According to the US Postal Service, Des Arc, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Childress (72040)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
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620 MAIN STREET
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Serves 326 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.5
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Florala, Alabama||87.9||36%||21.5%||7.8%||27||$21,176||6.5%||19.2%||1,964||32.4%||21.4||1.4%||3.6|
|2. Santa Anna, Texas||87.3||35%||20.9%||9.4%||24||$31,250||7%||11.1%||1,081||23.2%||21.3||1.4%||2.8|
|3. Crescent, Oklahoma||87.1||31.9%||23.3%||11.4%||30||$32,206||6.9%||11.5%||1,281||16.8%||7||1.3%||3.9|
|4. Victoria, Virginia||87.1||33%||21%||11.3%||27||$32,311||5.1%||23.8%||1,821||24.6%||9.9||1.3%||2.8|
|5. Ironton, Missouri||86.7||32.4%||18.3%||11.1%||24||$31,458||5.9%||5%||1,471||22.9%||23.1||1.2%||3.4|
|6. Flomaton, Alabama||86.2||26.2%||15.7%||9%||26||$34,141||6.8%||26.4%||1,588||21.8%||15.1||1.1%||3.8|
|7. Temple, Oklahoma||86.2||34.6%||22.5%||7.1%||26||$24,688||6.5%||24.3%||1,146||29.5%||12.2||0.5%||2.6|
|8. East Carbon, Utah||85.6||28.3%||19.5%||6.3%||28||$31,019||6%||18.9%||1,393||16.9%||18||3.5%||5|
|9. Hominy, Oklahoma||84.9||30.4%||16.2%||8.5%||26||$27,578||7%||35.7%||2,584||22.7%||19||0.3%||8.1|
|10. Spencer, Oklahoma||83.1||26.9%||15.1%||10.5%||28||$37,470||6.8%||60.1%||3,746||19.1%||23||0.5%||4.5|
|11. Blountstown, Florida||82.5||30.6%||25.3%||11.8%||26||$30,880||6.3%||34.8%||2,444||24.3%||15.1||1.3%||4.9|
|12. Goodman, Missouri||81.7||25.2%||14.8%||4.5%||27||$29,728||5.7%||9.6%||1,183||18.3%||5.9||0.6%||2.5|
|13. Chattahoochee, Florida||80.5||30.4%||16.8%||13.2%||25||$35,139||5.4%||49.3%||3,287||26.1%||14.6||0.6%||11.9|
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