Mansfield, Arkansas

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Mansfield, Arkansas

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High Points

Mansfield strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Arkansas):

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Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. Peers)
Top 12% Mansfield Affordability of Property Taxes
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. State)
Top 17% Mansfield Well-Paid Single Men

Comparative Profile of Mansfield, Arkansas

Comparing Mansfield to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Arkansas (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Children Under 5 Years Old 9 8
Racial Diversity 6 4
Female Share of the Population 6 5
Well-Paid Single Women 5 8
Male Share of the Population 5 6
Well-Paid Single Men 5 9
Senior Citizens 5 5
Age of the Population 3 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 6 5
Portion of People Married 5 6


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 3 7
People Above Poverty 3 6
People in Middle Class or Better 3 5
College Educated Adults 2 3

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 3 2
Working at Home 3 5
Walking and Biking to Work 2 1
Public Transportation Use 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 9 7
People Living Alone 9 9
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 7 8
Housing Recently Built 6 2
Affordability of Rents 6 3
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 5 5

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Mansfield Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 28 miles SE of Fort Smith, Arkansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 128 miles SE of Tulsa, Oklahoma
County Scott
Standard Zip Codes 72944
Phone Area Codes 479
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.01
Longitude -94.2

Mansfield Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 7.6 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 51 F
Apr Temp 48 to 74 F
Jul Temp 68 to 92 F
Oct Temp 49 to 75 F
Annual Precip 49.6 inches
Distance 17.2 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 50 F
Apr Temp 50 to 75 F
Jul Temp 69 to 94 F
Oct Temp 51 to 76 F
Annual Precip 47.7 inches
Distance 23.8 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 51 F
Apr Temp 46 to 75 F
Jul Temp 69 to 94 F
Oct Temp 47 to 76 F
Annual Precip 45.5 inches
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Mansfield Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,097 100%
Male 524 47.8%
Female 573 52.2%
Under 18 306 27.9%
18+ 791 72.1%
65+ 156 14.2%
Median Age 35.2
Average Family Size 3.13
White 1,051 95.8%
African-American 1 0.1%
Asian 5 0.5%
American Indian & Alaskan 12 1.1%
Other 10 0.9%
Mixed Race 18 1.6%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 37 3.4%

Estimated Mansfield Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,107
Growth 10
Growth % 0.9%

Mansfield Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 36.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 20.2%
German 13.6%
Irish 11.5%
English 5.7%
Italian 2.8%
Polish 2.8%
Dutch 1.3%
French (except Basque) 1.1%
British 1.1%
Yugoslavian 0.8%
Scotch-Irish 0.7%
French Canadian 0.5%
European 0.5%
Czech 0.4%
Scottish 0.4%
Norwegian 0.3%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Mansfield, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Abbott (72944)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Mansfield 1,097 $35,000
Bonanza 514 $37,344
Greenwood 7,112 $41,278
Hartford 772 $27,321
Huntington 688 $36,250
Midland 253 $28,500
Waldron 3,508 $26,829
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Mansfield High Schools (2004)

Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 463 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14

Mansfield Colleges

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1. Vonore, Tennessee 86.8   28.8% 15.1% 13.6% 27 $41,125 7.2% 4.5% 1,162 10.5% 74.9 0.9% 10.3
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