Demographics

People

Total Population503
Male Share of the Population43.5%
Female Share of the Population56.5%
Senior Citizens21.5%
Employed Population 16+203
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married46.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher10%
Median Earnings25+$30,909
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,932

Wealth

Median Family Income$39,609
% Above Poverty Level72.1%
% Below Poverty Level27.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time16 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29.2%
Median Gross Rent$579
Median House Value$46,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)61.6%
English33.8%
Irish8%
French Except Basque2%
German2%
Scottish0.2%
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Arkansas City Almanac

CategoryValue
County Desha County
P.O. Box Zip Codes71630
Phone Area Codes870
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude33.6
Approximate Longitude-91.2

Arkansas City Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationDERMOTT 3 NE
Distance11 miles
Jan Temp32 to 51 F
Apr Temp51 to 74 F
Jul Temp71 to 93 F
Oct Temp50 to 77 F
Annual Precip54 inches
StationSTONEVILLE EXP STN
Distance20 miles
Jan Temp33 to 50 F
Apr Temp53 to 75 F
Jul Temp72 to 93 F
Oct Temp52 to 77 F
Annual Precip53.2 inches
StationDUMAS
Distance26.7 miles
Jan Temp33 to 51 F
Apr Temp53 to 76 F
Jul Temp72 to 93 F
Oct Temp52 to 76 F
Annual Precip52.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Dermott2,653$30,903
Lake Village2,706$42,188
McGehee3,921$27,604
Tillar266$38,125
Watson214$39,107
Winchester216$24,063
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