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Demographics

People

Total Population548
Male Share of the Population48%
Female Share of the Population52%
Senior Citizens17.5%
Employed Population 16+231
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married44.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher10.4%
Median Earnings25+$33,281
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$15,833
Median Earnings With High School Degree$33,594

Wealth

Median Family Income$40,250
% Above Poverty Level77.7%
% Below Poverty Level22.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time16 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone27.2%
Median Gross Rent$575
Median House Value$46,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)62%
English30.8%
Irish8.8%
French Except Basque3.1%
German1.8%
Scottish0.4%
African0.2%
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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
Dermott2,757$28,705
Lake Village2,674$41,875
McGehee3,991$23,519
Tillar274$54,750
Watson191$41,250
Winchester230$23,958
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