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   (County: Sevier County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Bear Creek Township, Arkansas give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Bear Creek Township, Arkansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 451

5 to 9 years : 298

10 to 14 years : 353

15 to 17 years : 106

18 and 19 years : 137

20 years : 91

21 years : 39

22 to 24 years : 157

25 to 29 years : 330

30 to 34 years : 325

35 to 39 years : 370

40 to 44 years : 247

45 to 49 years : 135

50 to 54 years : 206

55 to 59 years : 189

60 and 61 years : 61

62 to 64 years : 57

65 and 66 years : 28

67 to 69 years : 71

70 to 74 years : 67

75 to 79 years : 81

80 to 84 years : 72

85 years and over : 38

Female:

Under 5 years : 516

5 to 9 years : 392

10 to 14 years : 345

15 to 17 years : 154

18 and 19 years : 84

20 years : 109

21 years : 59

22 to 24 years : 127

25 to 29 years : 244

30 to 34 years : 220

35 to 39 years : 403

40 to 44 years : 105

45 to 49 years : 259

50 to 54 years : 268

55 to 59 years : 196

60 and 61 years : 83

62 to 64 years : 123

65 and 66 years : 85

67 to 69 years : 64

70 to 74 years : 109

75 to 79 years : 103

80 to 84 years : 132

85 years and over : 65


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Bear Creek Township, Arkansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 6,114

Multiple ancestry : 1,421

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 7

Ancestry not reported : 612


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Bear Creek Township, Arkansas)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 5,964

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 18

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 165

Not a U.S. citizen : 2,007


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Bear Creek Township, Arkansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 967

5 to 17 years : 1,648

18 to 24 years : 803

25 to 34 years : 1,119

35 to 44 years : 1,125

45 to 54 years : 868

55 to 59 years : 385

60 and 61 years : 144

62 to 64 years : 180

65 to 74 years : 424

75 years and over : 491

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 640

5 to 17 years : 849

18 to 24 years : 291

25 to 34 years : 380

35 to 44 years : 282

45 to 54 years : 363

55 to 59 years : 163

60 and 61 years : 72

62 to 64 years : 69

65 to 74 years : 255

75 years and over : 241

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 327

5 to 17 years : 365

18 to 24 years : 274

25 to 34 years : 218

35 to 44 years : 178

45 to 54 years : 311

55 to 59 years : 141

60 and 61 years : 64

62 to 64 years : 111

65 to 74 years : 169

75 years and over : 201

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 10

55 to 59 years : 8

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 434

18 to 24 years : 238

25 to 34 years : 521

35 to 44 years : 665

45 to 54 years : 184

55 to 59 years : 73

60 and 61 years : 8

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 49


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Bear Creek Township, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,752

Female : 1,853

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 977

Female : 1,382

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 18

Foreign born:

Male : 1,180

Female : 992


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Bear Creek Township, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence : 2,471

Born in other state in the United States : 1,746

Native: born outside the United States : 18

Foreign born : 496


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Bear Creek Township, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 487

Now married, except separated : 1,159

Divorced : 233

Separated : 143

Widowed : 165

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 361

Now married, except separated : 813

Divorced : 213

Separated : 111

Widowed : 211

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 10

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 8

Foreign born:

Never married : 587

Now married, except separated : 1,100

Divorced : 10

Separated : 115

Widowed : 73


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Bear Creek Township, Arkansas)

Speak only English : 4,218

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 810

Speak English less than "very well" : 2,047

German:

Speak English "very well" : 29

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 29

Speak English less than "very well" : 44


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

  • Other Groups: 3,412   (55.8%)
  • United States Or American: 895   (14.6%)
  • Irish: 527   (8.6%)
  • English: 469   (7.7%)
  • German: 365   (6.0%)
  • Scotch-irish: 85   (1.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 55   (0.9%)
  • French Canadian: 45   (0.7%)
  • Swedish: 44   (0.7%)
  • Dutch: 43   (0.7%)
  • Norwegian: 42   (0.7%)
  • Scottish: 37   (0.6%)
  • Polish: 28   (0.5%)
  • Italian: 19   (0.3%)
  • European: 9   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 8   (0.1%)
  • Danish: 8   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 8   (0.1%)
  • British: 7   (0.1%)
  • Welsh: 4   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Bear Creek Township, Arkansas is 8,154



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Bear Creek Township, Arkansas: 3,909
Female Population in Bear Creek Township, Arkansas: 4,245


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Bear Creek Township, Arkansas: 29.7
Median Female Resident Age in Bear Creek Township, Arkansas: 32.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Arkansas is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Bear Creek Township, Arkansas


White


Both sexes

37.2

Male

35.4

Female

39.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

30.9

Male

27.0

Female

33.9

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

28.1

Male

26.5

Female

28.4

Asian


Both sexes

31.3

Male

33.0

Female

27.8

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

52.5

Male

54.0

Female

52.5

Other


Both sexes

21.2

Male

22.3

Female

19.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

15.9

Male

15.8

Female

16.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

20.5

Male

21.8

Female

18.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.5

Male

41.4

Female

46.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Bear Creek Township, Arkansas


  • White: 4,731
  • African American: 282
  • American Indian: 196
  • Asian: 144
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 2,620
  • Two or More Races: 181



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Bear Creek Township, Arkansas citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 158   (7.44%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 88   (4.14%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 191   (8.99%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 132   (6.21%)
  • 9th Grade: 148   (6.96%)
  • 10th Grade: 61   (2.87%)
  • 11th Grade: 70   (3.29%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 98   (4.61%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 580   (27.29%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 132   (6.21%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 200   (9.41%)
  • Associate Degree: 48   (2.26%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 140   (6.59%)
  • Master's Degree: 67   (3.15%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (0.19%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 8   (0.38%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 63   (2.79%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 62   (2.75%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 144   (6.38%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 175   (7.75%)
  • 9th Grade: 100   (4.43%)
  • 10th Grade: 110   (4.87%)
  • 11th Grade: 152   (6.73%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 118   (5.23%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 616   (27.28%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 148   (6.55%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 262   (11.6%)
  • Associate Degree: 76   (3.37%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 167   (7.4%)
  • Master's Degree: 53   (2.35%)
  • Professional School Degree: 12   (0.53%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

  • Dequeen School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 950, De Queen, AR 71832, Phone: (870) 584-4312, Students: 2,128 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

  • Dequeen Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-9, Location: 1803 W Coulter Drive, De Queen, AR 71832, Phone: (870) 642-2428, Students: 690 )

  • Dequeen Primary


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: 235 Treating Plant, De Queen, AR 71832, Phone: (870) 642-3100, Students: 608 )

  • Dequeen Elementary School


    ( Grades: 3-5, Location: 233 Treating Plant, De Queen, AR 71832, Phone: (870) 584-4311, Students: 488 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

  • Dequeen High School


    ( Grades: 10-12, Location: 1803 W Coulter Drive, De Queen, AR 71832, Phone: (870) 642-2426, Students: 342 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

  • Cossatot Community College Of The University Of Arkansas


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 1,115; Location: 83 Hwy 399, De Queen, AR 71832, Web: http://cccua.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

  • Beacon Hill Adventist Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-11, Location: 1446 Red Bridge Road, De Queen, AR 71832, Phone: (870) 642-4876, Students: 22 )

Academic Libraries In Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

  • Cossatot Community College Of The University Of Arkansas


    ( Location: 183 Hwy 399, De Queen, AR 71832, Web: http://cccua.edu )

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

  • Dequeen Branch Library


    200 West Stillwell, De Queen, AR 71832

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Bear Creek Township, Arkansas


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Bear Creek Township, Arkansas affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Bear Creek Township, Arkansas.

Area Features of Bear Creek Township, Arkansas


Airport


(1) Community Hospital Of De Queen Heliport   (2) De Queen Landing Strip Historical   (3) J Lynn Helms Sevier County Airport  

Bridge


(1) Johnson Bridge  

Building


(1) Cossatot Fire Station   (2) De Queen Fire Station   (3) De Queen Manor Nursing Home   (4) De Queen Police Department   (5) Lifenet Incorporated - De Queen Ambulance Services   (6) Ridgeview Lodge Nursing Home   (7) Sevier County Courthouse   (8) Sevier County Sheriff Office   (9) South Central Arkansas Drug Task Force   (10) Southwest Emergency Medical Service Dequeen  

Cemetery


(1) Avon Cemetery   (2) Cane Creek Cemetery   (3) Chapel Hill Cemetery   (4) Cross Trail Cemetery   (5) Fairview Cemetery   (6) Herman Direk Memorial Park   (7) New Bethel Cemetery   (8) Oak Grove Cemetery   (9) Piney Grove Cemetery   (10) Redman Cemetery   (11) Smyrna Cemetery   (12) Sweet Home Cemetery   (13) Ultima Thule Cemetery   (14) West Line Cemetery   (15) Woffords Chapel Cemetery  

Church


(1) Chapel Hill Church   (2) Christian Home Church Historical   (3) Fairview Church Historical   (4) Geneva Missionary Baptist Church   (5) Mount Pleasant Church   (6) Piney Grove Methodist Church   (7) Smyrna Church Of Christ   (8) Union Church   (9) Woofords Chapel Historical   (10) Wright Chapel  

Civil


(1) City Of De Queen   (2) Township Of Bear Creek   (3) Township Of Monroe   (4) Township Of Saline  

Crossing


(1) Battle Ford   (2) Mckinney Ford   (3) Moody Shoal Ford   (4) Rolling Shoal Ford   (5) Steel Ford  

Dam


(1) De Queen Dam   (2) Process City Lake Dam  

Gut


(1) Mound Slough  

Hospital


(1) De Queen Regional Medical Center  

Locale


(1) Bear Creek Junction   (2) Town North Shopping Center   (3) West Line  

Populated Place


(1) Antrey Historical   (2) Avon   (3) Chapel Hill   (4) Cross Trails Historical   (5) De Queen   (6) Geneva   (7) Oak Grove   (8) Process City   (9) Red Wing   (10) Union   (11) Wade  

Post Office


(1) De Queen Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) De Queen Lake   (2) Process City Lake  

School


(1) Avon School Historical   (2) Baker School Historical   (3) Beacon Hill School   (4) Cane Creek School Historical   (5) Center Grove School Historical   (6) Crooked Ridge School Historical   (7) Cross Trail School Historical   (8) De Queen Elementary School   (9) De Queen High School   (10) De Queen Middle School   (11) De Queen Primary School   (12) Holly Grove School Historical   (13) King School Historical   (14) Maddux School Historical   (15) Mount Pleasant School Historical   (16) Nettle Hill School Historical   (17) Piney Grove School Historical   (18) Sardis School Historical   (19) Union School Historical   (20) Wallace Hill School Historical  

Stream


(1) Buck Creek   (2) Burke Creek   (3) Cane Creek   (4) Hale Creek   (5) Little Bear Creek   (6) Mud Creek   (7) Pepper Creek   (8) Story Creek   (9) Twomile Creek   (10) Wilson Creek  

Tower


(1) Kdqn-am De Queen   (2) Kdqn-fm De Queen  

Valley


(1) Glen Canyon  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

71832 (pop. 9,858)


Cities Nearby Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

De Queen City, AR  (pop. 6,076) 1.5 Miles
Mineral Township, AR  (pop. 993) 7.5 Miles
Horatio City, AR  (pop. 1,495) 7.8 Miles
Gillham Town, AR  (pop. 141) 8.5 Miles
Lockesburg Town, AR  (pop. 711) 10.0 Miles
Red Colony Township, AR  (pop. 1,473) 10.3 Miles
Caney Township, AR  (pop. 161) 11.9 Miles
Grannis City, AR  (pop. 732) 13.2 Miles
Jewell Township, AR  (pop. 46) 14.3 Miles
Winthrop City, AR  (pop. 169) 15.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

870



Elevation in Bear Creek Township, Arkansas is 430.0 ft. (131.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

Lat: 34.047331 N        Long: -94.317586 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Bear Creek Township, Arkansas need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Arkansas

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.07 6.95 5.10 7.08 0.00 6.70
  Total Electric Industry 8.07 6.95 5.10 7.08 0.00 6.70
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.10 6.95 5.05 6.83 0.00 6.69
  Total Electric Industry 8.10 6.95 5.05 6.83 0.00 6.69
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.28 7.11 5.02 6.77 0.00 6.71
  Total Electric Industry 8.28 7.11 5.02 6.77 0.00 6.71
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.27 7.04 4.85 6.93 0.00 6.62
  Total Electric Industry 8.27 7.04 4.85 6.93 0.00 6.62
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.07 6.88 4.60 6.46 0.00 6.35
  Total Electric Industry 8.07 6.88 4.60 6.46 0.00 6.35
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.98 6.83 4.51 6.65 0.00 6.27
  Total Electric Industry 7.98 6.83 4.51 6.65 0.00 6.27
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.77 6.74 4.47 6.58 0.00 6.15
  Total Electric Industry 7.77 6.74 4.47 6.58 0.00 6.15
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.80 6.78 4.45 6.61 0.00 6.15
  Total Electric Industry 7.80 6.78 4.45 6.61 0.00 6.15
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.51 5.90 4.16 5.98 0.00 5.78
  Total Electric Industry 7.51 5.90 4.16 5.98 0.00 5.78
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.43 5.82 4.12 6.26 0.00 5.68
  Total Electric Industry 7.43 5.82 4.12 6.26 0.00 5.68
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.45 5.93 4.20 6.39 0.00 5.77
  Total Electric Industry 7.45 5.93 4.20 6.39 0.00 5.77
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.72 6.19 4.43 6.91 0.00 6.05
  Total Electric Industry 7.72 6.19 4.43 6.91 0.00 6.05
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.25 5.68 4.01 6.52 0.00 5.61
  Total Electric Industry 7.25 5.68 4.01 6.52 0.00 5.61
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.24 5.54 4.04 0.00 0.00 5.57
  Total Electric Industry 7.24 5.54 4.04 0.00 0.00 5.57
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 7.36 5.64 4.16 0.00 0.00 5.67
  Total Electric Industry 7.36 5.64 4.16 0.00 0.00 5.67
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 8.00 6.18 4.74 0.00 0.00 6.30
  Total Electric Industry 8.00 6.18 4.74 0.00 0.00 6.30
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 8.85 6.96 5.24 0.00 0.00 6.99
  Total Electric Industry 8.85 6.96 5.24 0.00 0.00 6.99

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 244   (8.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 108   (3.6%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 324   (10.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 418   (14.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 266   (8.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 219   (7.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 503   (16.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 126   (4.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 40   (1.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 101   (3.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 53   (1.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 5   (0.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 346   (11.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 226   (7.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Bear Creek Township, Arkansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,994

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 603

In 3-person carpool : 68

In 4-person carpool : 16

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 90

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 41

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 18

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 129

Other means : 39

Worked at home : 74


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Bear Creek Township, Arkansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 219

5 to 9 minutes : 790

10 to 14 minutes : 939

15 to 19 minutes : 386

20 to 24 minutes : 186

25 to 29 minutes : 0

30 to 34 minutes : 179

35 to 39 minutes : 12

40 to 44 minutes : 20

45 to 59 minutes : 53

60 to 89 minutes : 144

90 or more minutes : 70


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Bear Creek Township, Arkansas)

With Social Security income : 807

No Social Security income : 1,873


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Bear Creek Township, Arkansas)

With retirement income : 437

No retirement income : 2,243


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Bear Creek Township, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 90

$10,000 to $14,999 : 18

$15,000 to $19,999 : 419

$20,000 to $24,999 : 93

$25,000 to $29,999 : 156

$30,000 to $34,999 : 196

$35,000 to $39,999 : 122

$40,000 to $44,999 : 132

$45,000 to $49,999 : 74

$50,000 to $59,999 : 177

$60,000 to $74,999 : 149

$75,000 to $99,999 : 168

$100,000 to $124,999 : 70

$125,000 to $149,999 : 6

$150,000 to $199,999 : 83

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Bear Creek Township, Arkansas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $35,304


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

  • KBHC (1260 AM; 0.5 kW; Mineral Springs, AR; Owner: Arklatex Radio, Inc.)
  • KDQN (1390 AM; 0.5 kW; De Queen, AR; Owner: Jay W. Bunyard & Anne W. Bunyard)

FM Radio Stations Near Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

  • KQIB (102.9 FM; Broken Bow, OK; Owner: Jdc Radio, Inc.)
  • KNAS (105.5 FM; Nashville, AR; Owner: Arklatex Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Nashville, AR; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Arkansas)
  • KBPU (88.7 FM; De Queen, AR; Owner: Edgewater Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KDQN-FM (92.1 FM; Grannis, AR; Owner: Jay W. Bunyard & Anne W. Bunyard)
  • KSSW (96.9 FM; Nashville, AR; Owner: Family Worship Center Church, Inc.)
  • KMTB (99.5 FM; Nashville, AR; Owner: Arklatex Radio, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 273  (15.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 254  (14.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 178  (9.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 130  (7.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 220  (12.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 286  (22.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 256  (20.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 344  (27.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 24  (1.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 8  (0.6%)


(updated 2010)





There are 243 Farms In Bear Creek Township, Arkansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

First State Bank Of Dequeen - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $403.7k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 6

Diamond Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $452.9k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 12

First National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $607k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 191

Bancorpsouth Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $12.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 259

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

  • Mena Intermountain Municipal


    (about 35.0 miles in Mena, Arkansas; Airport Code: XXX)

  • Intermountain Regional


    (about 35.2 miles in Mena, Arkansas; Airport Code: XXX)

  • Texarkana Muni/Webb Field


    (about 45.0 miles in Texarkana, Arkansas; Airport Code: TXK)

  • Texarkana Regional-Webb Field


    (about 45.0 miles in Texarkana, Arkansas; Airport Code: TXK)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

67.51%

Carpooled

27.19%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

2.09%

Other Means

1.99%

Worked At Home

1.23%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Bear Creek Township, Arkansas, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Bear Creek Township, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,335

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 301

Female householder, no husband present : 317

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 627

Householder not living alone : 100


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Bear Creek Township, Arkansas)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 203

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 19

All other households : 2,458


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Bear Creek Township, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,114

Renter-occupied housing units : 221

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 132

Renter-occupied housing units : 169

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 150

Renter-occupied housing units : 167

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 336

Renter-occupied housing units : 391


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Bear Creek Township, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 343

$10,000 to $14,999 : 102

$15,000 to $19,999 : 433

$20,000 to $24,999 : 191

$25,000 to $29,999 : 229

$30,000 to $34,999 : 288

$35,000 to $39,999 : 143

$40,000 to $44,999 : 159

$45,000 to $49,999 : 84

$50,000 to $59,999 : 211

$60,000 to $74,999 : 162

$75,000 to $99,999 : 176

$100,000 to $124,999 : 70

$125,000 to $149,999 : 6

$150,000 to $199,999 : 83

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Bear Creek Township, Arkansas)

Total : 2,965


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Bear Creek Township, Arkansas)

Occupied : 2,680

Vacant : 285


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Bear Creek Township, Arkansas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Bear Creek Township, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later : 24

Built 2000 to 2004 : 181

Built 1990 to 1999 : 494

Built 1980 to 1989 : 602

Built 1970 to 1979 : 566

Built 1960 to 1969 : 443

Built 1950 to 1959 : 279

Built 1940 to 1949 : 199

Built 1939 or earlier : 177


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Bear Creek Township, Arkansas)

Utility gas : 976

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 77

Electricity : 1,601

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 26

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Bear Creek Township, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 119

$10,000 to $14,999 : 19

$15,000 to $19,999 : 23

$20,000 to $24,999 : 83

$25,000 to $29,999 : 21

$30,000 to $34,999 : 11

$35,000 to $39,999 : 111

$40,000 to $49,999 : 110

$50,000 to $59,999 : 32

$60,000 to $69,999 : 196

$70,000 to $79,999 : 144

$80,000 to $89,999 : 104

$90,000 to $99,999 : 125

$100,000 to $124,999 : 144

$125,000 to $149,999 : 200

$150,000 to $174,999 : 39

$175,000 to $199,999 : 129

$200,000 to $249,999 : 13

$250,000 to $299,999 : 47

$300,000 to $399,999 : 32

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 9

$750,000 to $999,999 : 21

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Bear Creek Township, Arkansas)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 10

Home equity loan only : 84

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 887

Housing units without a mortgage : 751


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Bear Creek Township, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $61,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $71,400

Built 1980 to 1989 : $84,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $101,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $142,600

Built 1950 to 1959 : $41,400

Built 1940 to 1949 : $90,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $44,200


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Bear Creek Township, Arkansas: 74.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Arkansas: 67.6%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 16.76%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 83.24%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 6 6 $234,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $234,000
2000        
  Single Family 7 7 $530,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $530,500
2001        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2002        
  Single Family 5 5 $333,243
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $333,243
2003        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 10 10 $750,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

10 10 $750,000
2006        
  Single Family 11 11 $715,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $715,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Bear Creek Township, AR): $29,403
Median Household Income In 2000 (Arkansas): $32,182


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Bear Creek Township): $53,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arkansas): $67,400


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Bear Creek Township): $414
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arkansas): $453


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

Utility Gas: 43.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 7.5%
Electricity: 46.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 2.6%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Bear Creek Township, Arkansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

De Queen Hha, Inc


     Address: 109 Town North Professional Building, De Queen, Arkansas 71832
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/17/1982

Sevier County Health Unit


     Address: 304 North Fourth Street, De Queen, Arkansas 71832
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1972

Hmh Home Health Service


     Address: 900 West Leslie, Suite 4, Nashville, Arkansas 71852
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 10/8/1992

Howard County Health Unit


     Address: 201 East Hempstead Suite 2, Nashville, Arkansas 71852
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Little River Co Health Unit


     Address: 150 Keller, Ashdown, Arkansas 71822
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 4/3/1974

Hospitals Close To Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

"de Queen Medical Center, Inc"


     Address: 1306 West Collin Raye Drive, De Queen, Arkansas 71832
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Howard Memorial Hospital


     Address: 800 West Leslie, Nashville, Arkansas 71852
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Mccurtain Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1301 Lincoln Road, Idabel, Oklahoma 74745
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Pike County Memorial Hospital


     Address: "315 E 13th St, Po Box F", Murfreesboro, Arkansas 71958
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Mena Medical Center


     Address: 311 North Morrow Street, Mena, Arkansas 71953
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Nursing Homes Close To Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

Brookewood Nursing And Rehab


     Address: 322 West Collin Raye Drive, De Queen, Arkansas 71832
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 70
     Percent Occupied: 67%

Crystal Falls Healthcare, Llc


     Address: 1206 West Collin Raye Drive, De Queen, Arkansas 71832
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 59
     Percent Occupied: 56%

Dierks Health & Rehab Center


     Address: 402 S Arkansas Avenue, Dierks, Arkansas 71833
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 41
     Percent Occupied: 59%

Mine Creek Healthcare Center


     Address: 1407 North Main Street, Nashville, Arkansas 71852
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 51
     Percent Occupied: 65%

Nashville Nursing And Rehab, Inc


     Address: 810 North 8th St, Nashville, Arkansas 71852
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 64
     Percent Occupied: 91%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

Name: Arkansas Nuclear
Address: 1448 SR 333; Russellville, AR 72801
Distance: 108 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

    Retired Workers: 900
    Disabled Workers: 275
    Widowers Workers: 180
    Spouses Workers: 85
    Children Workers: 170


(updated 2007)



Sevier County, Arkansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 44.23%
  • Bush & Cheney 54.68%
  • Other 1.08%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Bear Creek Township, Arkansas citizens.

Relocation to Sevier County, AR

5.35 % of Sevier County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $27,298

Arkansas Average 7.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Sevier County, AR (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Mccurtain County , OK 0.54 % ($22,840 AGI )
  • Howard County , AR 0.47 % ($25,364 AGI )
  • Polk County , AR 0.45 % ($22,000 AGI )

Relocation away from Sevier County, AR

6.99 % of Sevier County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $30,658

Arkansas Average 7.29 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Sevier County, AR (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Little River County , AR 0.57 % ($18,148 AGI )
  • Howard County , AR 0.53 % ($23,960 AGI )
  • Polk County , AR 0.53 % ($22,440 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Arkansas

Low Bracket: $3,699 (1.00%)
High Bracket: $31,000 (7.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Arkansas

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Bear Creek Township, Arkansas is based on over 50 years of data.













Storms In Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
05/27/2001, 08:55 pm 0 0 $1K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
11/01/2004, 04:45 am 0 0 $90K --
09/02/2000, 02:30 pm 0 0 $2M --
         





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Bear Creek Township, Arkansas directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Bear Creek Township, Arkansas

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 n/a 0 3 n/a 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 n/a 0 52 n/a 50 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 0 n/a 0 2 n/a 3 8 6 1 6 0 3 4
    per 100,000 0 n/a 0 34 n/a 50 136 102 17 96 0 45 60
Robbery 0 n/a 4 2 n/a 1 3 3 0 4 3 1 1
    per 100,000 0 n/a 69 34 n/a 17 51 51 0 64 45 15 15
Assault 16 n/a 35 18 n/a 22 25 15 17 19 8 16 6
    per 100,000 276 n/a 606 310 n/a 365 424 254 285 304 120 239 90
Burglary 7 n/a 53 52 n/a 90 50 97 96 63 57 56 58
    per 100,000 121 n/a 918 896 n/a 1,495 849 1,644 1,608 1,008 858 835 874
Larceny Theft 148 n/a 66 129 n/a 156 185 159 158 105 57 141 133
    per 100,000 2,550 n/a 1,143 2,223 n/a 2,591 3,141 2,695 2,647 1,680 858 2,102 2,004
Vehicle Theft 5 n/a 2 8 n/a 23 6 12 9 11 3 1 13
    per 100,000 86 n/a 35 138 n/a 382 102 203 151 176 45 15 196
Arson 0 n/a 0 1 n/a 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 1
    per 100,000 0 n/a 0 17 n/a 17 0 17 0 16 15 15 15
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
4 n/a 10 6 n/a 7 9 6 5 7 3 5 3
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
40 n/a 30 48 n/a 68 60 67 66 45 30 50 51
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
22 n/a 20 27 n/a 37 35 37 35 26 16 27 27


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Arkansas

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
5,864 6,426 7,612 8,099 9,219 10,151 8,996 11,474 12,919 13,813


(updated 2014)



Jails in Bear Creek Township, Arkansas


  • Sevier County Jail


    Courthouse, De Queen, AR 71832
    Confined: 22
    Avg. Population: 21


(updated 2006)



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