dcsimg

People

Total Population 716
Male Share of the Population 47.8%
Female Share of the Population 52.2%
Senior Citizens 7.8%
Employed Population 16+ 307
Age of the Population 30

Families

% of people married 46.4%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 5.3%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $31,250
% Above Poverty Level 63%
% Below Poverty Level 37%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 24 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation 1.3%

Housing

People Living Alone 33.7%
Median Gross Rent $347
Median House Value $54,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 68.7%
US/American 0%
English 6%
Irish 17.7%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Wickes Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 75 miles S of Fort Smith, Arkansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 158 miles SE of Tulsa, Oklahoma
County Polk
Standard Zip Codes 71973
Phone Area Codes 870
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.303
Longitude -94.338

Wickes 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 DEQUEEN
Distance 18.7 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 52 F
Apr Temp 47 to 74 F
Jul Temp 69 to 93 F
Oct Temp 49 to 76 F
Annual Precip 55.1 inches
Station MENA
Distance 18.9 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 49 F
Apr Temp 46 to 71 F
Jul Temp 67 to 90 F
Oct Temp 48 to 73 F
Annual Precip 58.3 inches
Station NASHVILLE
Distance 37.9 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 51 F
Apr Temp 49 to 73 F
Jul Temp 70 to 92 F
Oct Temp 51 to 75 F
Annual Precip 54.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Cove 433 $37,917
De Queen 6,678 $34,583
Gillham 265 $34,306
Grannis 600 $41,513
Hatfield 449 $22,037
Vandervoort 80 $19,000

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

These schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles). Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.
 
Results:  5
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • BS in Business Administration - Project Management
  • MSHUS- Family and Community Services
  • AAS in Information Technology - Network Administration
  • Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Programs
  • Graphic Design, Bachelor of Science (Online)
  • Internet Marketing, Master of Science (Online)
  • Music Production, Bachelors of Science (Online)
  • Push Your Creativity To The Next Level
Programs
  • Veterinary Technician (Associate)
  • Penn Foster College

    Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.

Programs
  • Master of Science in Measurement & Evaluation
  • Master of Science in Nutrition Education
  • Master of Arts in Economics - Applied Economics
  • Change the World with American University

    Be a part of something bigger than yourself.

Programs
  • M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Common Core State Standards Instructional Leader
  • M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: The Inclusive Classroom (SPED)
  • Higher Education (EDD)
  • Concordia University - Portland offers several fully online 14-month Master of Education (M.Ed.) programs and a fully online Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) program.

Wickes High Schools

WICKES HIGH SCHOOL
130 SCHOOL DRIVE
870-385-2366
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 161 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.5

Study Online in Wickes

Career and College Resources

Real-World Career Reports
Career References and Original Articles
College Directories and Lists
Additional Resources
Info for Wickes Government Officials


Are you an official in the Wickes government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

Back to Top