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Demographics Analysis

The people of Big 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
(Big Creek Township, Arkansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 184

5 to 9 years : 188

10 to 14 years : 182

15 to 17 years : 61

18 and 19 years : 19

20 years : 19

21 years : 30

22 to 24 years : 101

25 to 29 years : 290

30 to 34 years : 242

35 to 39 years : 149

40 to 44 years : 154

45 to 49 years : 198

50 to 54 years : 171

55 to 59 years : 113

60 and 61 years : 65

62 to 64 years : 59

65 and 66 years : 26

67 to 69 years : 27

70 to 74 years : 56

75 to 79 years : 2

80 to 84 years : 17

85 years and over : 12

Female:

Under 5 years : 281

5 to 9 years : 97

10 to 14 years : 179

15 to 17 years : 111

18 and 19 years : 25

20 years : 56

21 years : 57

22 to 24 years : 92

25 to 29 years : 268

30 to 34 years : 157

35 to 39 years : 171

40 to 44 years : 201

45 to 49 years : 99

50 to 54 years : 117

55 to 59 years : 140

60 and 61 years : 42

62 to 64 years : 66

65 and 66 years : 69

67 to 69 years : 75

70 to 74 years : 54

75 to 79 years : 40

80 to 84 years : 22

85 years and over : 24


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Big Creek Township, Arkansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,049

Multiple ancestry : 997

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 21

Ancestry not reported : 1,741


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 4,794

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 10

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 4


(updated 2009)



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

Total:

Under 5 years : 465

5 to 17 years : 818

18 to 24 years : 399

25 to 34 years : 957

35 to 44 years : 675

45 to 54 years : 585

55 to 59 years : 253

60 and 61 years : 107

62 to 64 years : 125

65 to 74 years : 307

75 years and over : 117

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 443

5 to 17 years : 666

18 to 24 years : 276

25 to 34 years : 616

35 to 44 years : 468

45 to 54 years : 382

55 to 59 years : 146

60 and 61 years : 107

62 to 64 years : 83

65 to 74 years : 247

75 years and over : 110

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 22

5 to 17 years : 152

18 to 24 years : 121

25 to 34 years : 331

35 to 44 years : 205

45 to 54 years : 203

55 to 59 years : 107

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 42

65 to 74 years : 60

75 years and over : 7

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 10

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

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 : 0

18 to 24 years : 2

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 2

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,713

Female : 1,831

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 652

Female : 598

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 10

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 4


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence : 3,457

Born in other state in the United States : 1,207

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 430

Now married, except separated : 1,608

Divorced : 379

Separated : 29

Widowed : 127

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 166

Now married, except separated : 664

Divorced : 179

Separated : 31

Widowed : 70

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 10

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 4

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 4,301

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 42

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Big Creek Township, Arkansas

  • United States Or American: 1,736   (47.0%)
  • Irish: 413   (11.2%)
  • Other Groups: 405   (11.0%)
  • German: 391   (10.6%)
  • English: 288   (7.8%)
  • Dutch: 95   (2.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 93   (2.5%)
  • Italian: 50   (1.4%)
  • European: 46   (1.2%)
  • Scottish: 44   (1.2%)
  • Polish: 37   (1.0%)
  • Scotch-irish: 27   (0.7%)
  • British: 14   (0.4%)
  • Welsh: 12   (0.3%)
  • Finnish: 8   (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 7   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 6   (0.2%)
  • Swedish: 6   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 2   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 2   (0.1%)
  • French Canadian: 1   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Big Creek Township, Arkansas is 4,808



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Big Creek Township, Arkansas: 2,365
Female Population in Big Creek Township, Arkansas: 2,443


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Big Creek Township, Arkansas: 32.2
Median Female Resident Age in Big Creek Township, Arkansas: 31.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Arkansas is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Big Creek Township, Arkansas


White


Both sexes

34.2

Male

33.1

Female

35.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

24.2

Male

25.5

Female

23.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

48.8

Male

52.5

Female

44.5

Asian


Both sexes

47.0

Male

26.5

Female

62.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

13.0

Male

15.5

Female

10.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

16.3

Male

15.5

Female

16.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

19.5

Male

15.9

Female

21.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

34.4

Male

33.2

Female

35.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Big Creek Township, Arkansas


  • White: 4,664
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 21
  • Asian: 12
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 11
  • Two or More Races: 100



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 10   (0.79%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 31   (2.44%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 9   (0.71%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 97   (7.63%)
  • 9th Grade: 28   (2.2%)
  • 10th Grade: 42   (3.3%)
  • 11th Grade: 64   (5.04%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 77   (6.06%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 504   (39.65%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 56   (4.41%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 168   (13.22%)
  • Associate Degree: 24   (1.89%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 105   (8.26%)
  • Master's Degree: 20   (1.57%)
  • Professional School Degree: 23   (1.81%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 13   (1.02%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 7   (0.53%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 8   (0.61%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 21   (1.6%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 65   (4.96%)
  • 9th Grade: 54   (4.12%)
  • 10th Grade: 42   (3.21%)
  • 11th Grade: 67   (5.11%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 59   (4.5%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 539   (41.15%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 87   (6.64%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 117   (8.93%)
  • Associate Degree: 114   (8.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 98   (7.48%)
  • Master's Degree: 22   (1.68%)
  • Professional School Degree: 10   (0.76%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)







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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Big 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 Big Creek Township, Arkansas.

Area Features of Big Creek Township, Arkansas


Area


(1) Hackberry Island  

Building


(1) Bono Fire Department Bono Station   (2) Bono Fire Department Center Hill Station   (3) Bono Fire Department Westside Station   (4) Bono Police Department  

Canal


(1) Ark Slough Ditch   (2) Bohanan Slouth Ditch   (3) East Cache River Ditch   (4) Gum Slough Ditch   (5) Number 26 Ditch   (6) West Cache River Ditch   (7) Whaley Slough Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Cross Roads Cemetery   (2) Lorado Cemetery   (3) Love Cemetery   (4) New Hope Cemetery   (5) Old Military Cemetery   (6) Old Trinity Cemetery   (7) Pleasant Hill Cemetery   (8) Shady Grove Cemetery   (9) Trinity Cemetery   (10) Union Grove Cemetery  

Church


(1) Bells Chapel Church   (2) Bethel Church   (3) Cache River Church   (4) Center Hill Church   (5) Cross Road Church   (6) Crossroad Church   (7) Fontaine Baptist Church   (8) Harmony Church Historical   (9) Hendrix Chapel Historical   (10) Interprise Church   (11) Little Brown Church   (12) Lorado Baptist Church   (13) New Hope Church   (14) New Interprise Church   (15) Oak Ridge Church   (16) Pleasant Hill Methodist Church   (17) Poplar Valley Church   (18) Shady Grove Church   (19) Trinity Methodist Church   (20) Union Grove Church   (21) Unity Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Bono   (2) Town Of Sedgwick   (3) Township Of Big Creek   (4) Township Of Herndon   (5) Township Of Promised Land   (6) Township Of Salem   (7) Township Of Shady Grove  

Dam


(1) Big Creek Site 10 Dam   (2) Big Creek Site 11 Dam   (3) Big Creek Site Eight Dam   (4) Big Creek Site Five Dam   (5) Big Creek Site Four Dam   (6) Big Creek Site Nine Dam   (7) Big Creek Site Seven Dam   (8) Big Creek Site Six Dam   (9) Big Creek Site Three Dam   (10) Big Creek Site Two Dam   (11) Cole Pond Dam   (12) Guy Parden Pond Dam   (13) J L Craft Pond Dam   (14) Ralph Cox Pond Dam  

Park


(1) Lake Frierson Primitive Area   (2) Lake Frierson State Park  

Populated Place


(1) Bono   (2) Dorothy   (3) Fiftysix   (4) Fontaine   (5) Herman   (6) Herndon   (7) Lorado   (8) March Historical   (9) Nalle   (10) Nemo   (11) Oak Ridge   (12) Pauls Switch   (13) Sedgwick  

Reservoir


(1) Big Creek Site 10 Reservoir   (2) Big Creek Site 11 Reservoir   (3) Big Creek Site Eight Reservoir   (4) Big Creek Site Five Reservoir   (5) Big Creek Site Four Reservoir   (6) Big Creek Site Nine Reservoir   (7) Big Creek Site Seven Reservoir   (8) Big Creek Site Six Reservoir   (9) Big Creek Site Three Reservoir   (10) Cole Pond   (11) Guy Parden Pond   (12) J L Craft Pond   (13) Lake Frierson   (14) Ralph Cox Pond  

School


(1) 56 School Historical   (2) Ames School Historical   (3) Bono School   (4) Enterprise School Historical   (5) Herman School Historical   (6) Hickory Ridge School Historical   (7) New Hope School Historical   (8) Oak Ridge School Historical   (9) Pleasant Hill School Historical   (10) Trinity School Historical   (11) Union Grove School Historical   (12) West 56 School Historical   (13) West Side High School   (14) Westside Elementary School   (15) Westside Middle School  

Spring


(1) Bettis Spring  

Stream


(1) Buffalo Head Slough   (2) Cypress Slu   (3) Mud Creek   (4) Poplar Creek   (5) Rogers Bayou   (6) Trinity Branch   (7) West Cache River Slough  

Tower


(1) Ktej-tv Jonesboro  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Big Creek Township, Arkansas

72416 (pop. 4,998)


Cities Nearby Big Creek Township, Arkansas

Bono City, AR  (pop. 2,031) 0.2 Miles
Herndon Township, AR  (pop. 1,580) 4.8 Miles
Shady Grove Township, AR  (pop. 169) 5.2 Miles
Sedgwick Town, AR  (pop. 158) 5.9 Miles
Jonesboro Township, AR  (pop. 51,091) 7.5 Miles
Dowell Township, AR  (pop. 228) 7.8 Miles
Salem Township, AR  (pop. 709) 7.9 Miles
Jonesboro City, AR  (pop. 70,378) 8.2 Miles
Walnut Corner Township, AR  (pop. 197) 8.2 Miles
Powell Township, AR  (pop. 2,844) 8.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Big Creek Township, Arkansas

870



Elevation in Big Creek Township, Arkansas is 249.0 ft. (76.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Big Creek Township, Arkansas

Lat: 35.913178 N        Long: -90.795741 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Big 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 Big Creek Township, Arkansas

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 97   (4.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 48   (2.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 94   (4.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 153   (7.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 261   (12.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 399   (19.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 393   (19.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 104   (5.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 66   (3.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 104   (5.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 11   (0.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 8   (0.4%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 142   (6.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 178   (8.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Big Creek Township, Arkansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,984

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 188

In 3-person carpool : 52

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 15

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 : 8

Other means : 56

Worked at home : 142


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Big Creek Township, Arkansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 107

5 to 9 minutes : 69

10 to 14 minutes : 288

15 to 19 minutes : 582

20 to 24 minutes : 576

25 to 29 minutes : 340

30 to 34 minutes : 203

35 to 39 minutes : 30

40 to 44 minutes : 9

45 to 59 minutes : 29

60 to 89 minutes : 37

90 or more minutes : 33


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 405

No Social Security income : 1,446


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 132

No retirement income : 1,719


(updated 2009)



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

Less than $10,000 : 75

$10,000 to $14,999 : 38

$15,000 to $19,999 : 65

$20,000 to $24,999 : 46

$25,000 to $29,999 : 90

$30,000 to $34,999 : 48

$35,000 to $39,999 : 70

$40,000 to $44,999 : 55

$45,000 to $49,999 : 89

$50,000 to $59,999 : 216

$60,000 to $74,999 : 257

$75,000 to $99,999 : 224

$100,000 to $124,999 : 85

$125,000 to $149,999 : 39

$150,000 to $199,999 : 2

$200,000 or more : 12


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $54,986


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Big Creek Township, Arkansas

  • KBTM (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; State University, AR; Owner: East Arkansas Broadcasters Of Jonesboro, Llc)
  • KRLW (1320 AM; 1.0 kW; Walnut Ridge, AR; Owner: Combined Media Group, Inc.)
  • KPOC (1420 AM; 1.0 kW; Pocahontas, AR; Owner: Combined Media Group, Inc.)
  • KDRS (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Paragould, AR; Owner: Mor Media, Inc.)
  • KNEA (970 AM; 1.0 kW; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: East Arkansas Broadcasters Of Jonesboro, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Big Creek Township, Arkansas

  • KEGI (100.5 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: Saga Communications Of Arkansas, Llc)
  • KIYS (101.9 FM; Walcott, AR; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KPOC-FM (104.1 FM; Pocahontas, AR; Owner: Combined Media Group, Inc.)
  • KDXY (104.9 FM; Bay, AR; Owner: Saga Communications Of Arkansas, Llc)
  • KJLV (105.3 FM; Portia, AR; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KRLW-FM (106.3 FM; Walnut Ridge, AR; Owner: Combined Media Group, Inc.)
  • KJBX (106.7 FM; Bay, AR; Owner: Saga Communications Of Arkansas, Llc)
  • KDRS-FM (107.1 FM; Paragould, AR; Owner: Mor Media, Inc.)
  • KFIN (107.9 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: East Arkansas Broadcasters Of Jonesboro, Llc)
  • KJSB (88.3 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: Solid Rock Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Walnut Ridge, AR; Owner: American Heritage Media, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Egypt, AR; Owner: American Heritage Media, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Egypt, AR; Owner: Jonesboro Seventh-day Adventist Church)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Egypt, AR; Owner: Powerhouse Ministries)
  • KAOG (90.5 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KASU (91.9 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: Arkansas State University)
  • KWHF (95.9 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: East Arkansas Broadcasters Of Jonesboro, Llc)
  • NEW (99.3 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: Flinn Jr, George S)
  • NEW (99.3 FM; Paragould, AR; Owner: Flinn Jr, George S)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Big Creek Township, Arkansas

  • KTEJ (Channel 19; Bono, AR; Owner: Arkansas Educational Television Commission)
  • KVTJ (Channel 48; Trumann, AR; Owner: Agape Church, Inc.)
  • KAIT (Channel 8; Egypt, AR; Owner: Kait License Subsidiary, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Big Creek Township, Arkansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 210  (17.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 110  (9.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 210  (17.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 17  (1.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 320  (26.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 253  (27.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 207  (22.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 331  (36.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 9  (1.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 111 Farms In Big Creek Township, Arkansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Big Creek Township, Arkansas

The First National Bank Of Lawrence County At Walnut Ridge - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $194.8k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 4

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Big Creek Township, Arkansas

  • Jonesboro Municipal


    (about 10.1 miles in Jonesboro, Arkansas; Airport Code: JBR)

  • Walnut Ridge Regional


    (about 16.4 miles in Walnut Ridge, Arkansas; Airport Code: ARG)

  • Kirk Field


    (about 19.1 miles in Paragould, Arkansas; Airport Code: PGR)

  • Kennett Memorial


    (about 47.6 miles in Kennett, Missouri; Airport Code: KNT)

  • Blytheville AFB


    (about 47.7 miles in Blytheville, Arkansas; Airport Code: BYH)

  • Arkansas International


    (about 47.7 miles in Blytheville, Arkansas; Airport Code: BYH)

  • Batesville Regional


    (about 49.4 miles in Desha, Arkansas; Airport Code: BVX)

  • Blytheville Municipal


    (about 54.0 miles in Blytheville, Arkansas; Airport Code: HKA)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Big Creek Township, Arkansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

84.47%

Carpooled

12.22%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.09%

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

0.47%

Other Means

0.19%

Worked At Home

2.56%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Big 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
(Big Creek Township, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,093

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 121

Female householder, no husband present : 197

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 378

Householder not living alone : 62


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 3

Male householder and female partner : 112

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 17

All other households : 1,719


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Big Creek Township, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 866

Renter-occupied housing units : 227

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 35

Renter-occupied housing units : 86

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 64

Renter-occupied housing units : 133

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 291

Renter-occupied housing units : 149


(updated 2009)



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

Less than $10,000 : 161

$10,000 to $14,999 : 94

$15,000 to $19,999 : 136

$20,000 to $24,999 : 72

$25,000 to $29,999 : 140

$30,000 to $34,999 : 86

$35,000 to $39,999 : 76

$40,000 to $44,999 : 63

$45,000 to $49,999 : 89

$50,000 to $59,999 : 255

$60,000 to $74,999 : 302

$75,000 to $99,999 : 239

$100,000 to $124,999 : 85

$125,000 to $149,999 : 39

$150,000 to $199,999 : 2

$200,000 or more : 12


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Big Creek Township, Arkansas)

Total : 2,104


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Big Creek Township, Arkansas)

Occupied : 1,851

Vacant : 253


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Big Creek Township, Arkansas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Big Creek Township, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later : 77

Built 2000 to 2004 : 301

Built 1990 to 1999 : 742

Built 1980 to 1989 : 301

Built 1970 to 1979 : 354

Built 1960 to 1969 : 153

Built 1950 to 1959 : 47

Built 1940 to 1949 : 50

Built 1939 or earlier : 79


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Big Creek Township, Arkansas)

Utility gas : 651

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 318

Electricity : 788

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 3

Coal or coke : 11

Wood : 57

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 23


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Big Creek Township, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 55

$10,000 to $14,999 : 23

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 55

$25,000 to $29,999 : 20

$30,000 to $34,999 : 20

$35,000 to $39,999 : 4

$40,000 to $49,999 : 68

$50,000 to $59,999 : 114

$60,000 to $69,999 : 89

$70,000 to $79,999 : 164

$80,000 to $89,999 : 103

$90,000 to $99,999 : 127

$100,000 to $124,999 : 117

$125,000 to $149,999 : 101

$150,000 to $174,999 : 31

$175,000 to $199,999 : 40

$200,000 to $249,999 : 56

$250,000 to $299,999 : 60

$300,000 to $399,999 : 9

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Big 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 : 23

Home equity loan only : 81

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 696

Housing units without a mortgage : 456


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $116,700

Built 2000 to 2004 : $94,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $95,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $73,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $60,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $37,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $55,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $41,900

Built 1939 or earlier :


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Big Creek Township, Arkansas: 76.0%

Percentage of Family Households in Arkansas: 67.6%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Big Creek Township, AR): $34,917
Median Household Income In 2000 (Arkansas): $32,182


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Big Creek Township): $63,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arkansas): $67,400


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Big Creek Township): $536
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arkansas): $453


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Big Creek Township, Arkansas

Utility Gas: 41.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 23.3%
Electricity: 29.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 4.9%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
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 Big Creek Township, Arkansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Big Creek Township, Arkansas

Craighead County Health Unit


     Address: 611 East Washington Ave Suite C, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

St Bernards Home Care


     Address: 1726 Marie Circle, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 1/27/1982

Extended Family Enterprises


     Address: 2710 Phillips Drive, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/25/1982

Home Health Professionals & Hospice


     Address: 233 Church Street Suite 105, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 5/11/1992

Lawrence County Health Unit


     Address: 1050 West Free Street, Walnut Ridge, Arkansas 72476
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Hospitals Close To Big Creek Township, Arkansas

St Bernards Medical Ctr


     Address: 225 E Jackson, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nea Medical Center


     Address: 3024 Stadium Boulevard, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

"surgical Hospital Of Jonesboro, Llc,the"


     Address: 909 Enterprise Drive, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Lawrence Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1309 West Main, Walnut Ridge, Arkansas 72476
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Arkansas Methodist Medical Center


     Address: 900 West Kingshighway, Paragould, Arkansas 72450
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Big Creek Township, Arkansas

Jonesboro Healthcare Center


     Address: 800 Southwest Drive, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 84
     Percent Occupied: 74%

St Bernards Medical Center


     Address: 225 East Jackson Avenue, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 22
     Percent Occupied: 81%

Skilcare Nursing Center


     Address: 2911 Browns Lane, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 115
     Percent Occupied: 76%

Ridgecrest Health And Rehabilitation


     Address: 3016 N. Church Street, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 65
     Percent Occupied: 78%

St Elizabeth's Place


     Address: 3010 Middlefield Drive, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 101
     Percent Occupied: 92%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Big Creek Township, Arkansas

Name: Arkansas Nuclear
Address: 1448 SR 333; Russellville, AR 72801
Distance: 139 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Big Creek Township, Arkansas

    Retired Workers: 520
    Disabled Workers: 205
    Widowers Workers: 90
    Spouses Workers: 45
    Children Workers: 125


(updated 2007)



Craighead County, Arkansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 45.85%
  • Bush & Cheney 53.08%
  • Other 1.07%



(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 Big Creek Township, Arkansas citizens.

Relocation to Craighead County, AR

8.33 % of Craighead County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $30,218

Arkansas Average 7.98 %

0.09 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $12,000

Arkansas Average 0.12 %

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

  • Poinsett County , AR 0.69 % ($22,402 AGI )
  • Greene County , AR 0.62 % ($27,721 AGI )
  • Mississippi County , AR 0.55 % ($29,113 AGI )

Relocation away from Craighead County, AR

7.17 % of Craighead 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 $28,810

Arkansas Average 7.29 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Greene County , AR 0.75 % ($32,474 AGI )
  • Poinsett County , AR 0.67 % ($25,288 AGI )
  • Pulaski County , AR 0.44 % ($36,911 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 Big Creek Township, Arkansas is based on over 50 years of data.















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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 Big Creek Township, Arkansas directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Big Creek Township, Arkansas

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 128 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 21 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,349 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 21 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,349 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 11 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 6 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a


(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)



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