Widener, Arkansas

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Widener Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 37 miles W of Memphis, Tennessee
County St Francis
Standard Zip Codes 72394
Phone Area Codes 870
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.023
Longitude -90.684

Widener Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station WYNNE
Distance 17 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 45 F
Apr Temp 48 to 70 F
Jul Temp 71 to 91 F
Oct Temp 49 to 74 F
Annual Precip 48.3 inches
Station TUNICA 2
Distance 29.1 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 48 F
Apr Temp 51 to 72 F
Jul Temp 72 to 92 F
Oct Temp 51 to 75 F
Annual Precip 54.1 inches
Station HELENA
Distance 35.5 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 49 F
Apr Temp 51 to 74 F
Jul Temp 72 to 93 F
Oct Temp 51 to 76 F
Annual Precip 54 inches
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Widener Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 335 100%
Male 161 48.1%
Female 174 51.9%
Under 18 123 36.7%
18+ 212 63.3%
65+ 37 11%
Median Age 28.3
Average Family Size 3.65
White 107 31.9%
African-American 225 67.2%
Asian 1 0.3%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 2 0.6%
Mixed Race 0 0%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 8 2.4%

Estimated Widener Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 319
Growth -16
Growth % -4.8%

Widener 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
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 76.6%
US/American 18.9%
English 2.1%
African 1.4%
Scotch-Irish 0.7%
Irish 0.3%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Round Pond (72394)

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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Widener 335 $24,375
Caldwell 465 $46,250
Colt 368 $37,000
Forrest City 14,774 $27,432
Haynes 214 $21,250
Madison 987 $20,682
Palestine 741 $36,023
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