Pea Ridge, Arkansas

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Pea Ridge, Arkansas

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. State)
Top 8% Pea Ridge Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. State)
Top 8% Pea Ridge People in Middle Class or Better
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. State)
Top 13% Pea Ridge Well-Paid Single Men
Median Family Income
(vs. State)
Top 14% Pea Ridge Median Family Income

Comparative Profile of Pea Ridge, Arkansas

Comparing Pea Ridge 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
Male Share of the Population 7 8
Well-Paid Single Men 5 9
Senior Citizens 5 5
Well-Paid Single Women 4 8
Age of the Population 4 6
Female Share of the Population 4 3
Racial Diversity 4 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 9 10
Average Household Size 8 8


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 7 10
People in Middle Class or Better 7 10
Median Family Income 6 9
College Educated Adults 2 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 6 5
Working at Home 6 9
Walking and Biking to Work 3 3
Public Transportation Use 3 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 9 8
Affordability of Property Taxes 6 1
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 4 5
People Living Alone 3 3
Affordability of Rents 3 1
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 2

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Pea Ridge Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 27 miles N of Fayetteville, Arkansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 106 miles E of Tulsa, Oklahoma
County Benton
Metro Area Fayetteville - Springdale - Rogers
Standard Zip Codes 72751
Phone Area Codes 479
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 36.453
Longitude -94.115

Pea Ridge Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 11.1 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 44 F
Apr Temp 43 to 68 F
Jul Temp 66 to 89 F
Oct Temp 45 to 71 F
Annual Precip 46.9 inches
Distance 12.1 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 42 F
Apr Temp 42 to 66 F
Jul Temp 64 to 87 F
Oct Temp 44 to 69 F
Annual Precip 46.9 inches
Distance 18.7 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 46 F
Apr Temp 46 to 72 F
Jul Temp 66 to 93 F
Oct Temp 47 to 73 F
Annual Precip 47.1 inches
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Pea Ridge Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 2,346 100%
Male 1,147 48.9%
Female 1,199 51.1%
Under 18 632 26.9%
18+ 1,714 73.1%
65+ 354 15.1%
Median Age 36.4
Average Family Size 3.05
White 2,292 97.7%
African-American 1 0%
Asian 7 0.3%
American Indian & Alaskan 23 1%
Other 9 0.4%
Mixed Race 11 0.5%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 24 1%

Estimated Pea Ridge Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 3,344
Growth 998
Growth % 42.5%

Pea Ridge 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 23.9%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 19.7%
German 15.6%
English 11.8%
Irish 8.8%
Italian 3.4%
Scotch-Irish 2.9%
Scottish 2.4%
French (except Basque) 2.3%
Dutch 2.2%
Norwegian 1.2%
Swedish 0.8%
Polish 0.7%
Danish 0.5%
Austrian 0.4%
Finnish 0.4%
British 0.4%
Welsh 0.4%
Greek 0.3%
Portuguese 0.3%
European 0.2%
Iranian 0.2%
Canadian 0.2%
Swiss 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Pea Ridge 2,346 $42,222
Avoca 423 $47,500
Bentonville 19,730 $46,558
Centerton 2,146 $50,000
Garfield 490 $38,750
Lowell 5,013 $55,944
Rogers 38,829 $45,876
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Pea Ridge High Schools (2004)

Serves 381 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16.6

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