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Demographics Analysis

The people of Big Fork 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 Fork Township, Arkansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 40

5 to 9 years : 0

10 to 14 years : 13

15 to 17 years : 0

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 0

30 to 34 years : 0

35 to 39 years : 12

40 to 44 years : 0

45 to 49 years : 15

50 to 54 years : 16

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 23

70 to 74 years : 16

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 9 years : 22

10 to 14 years : 13

15 to 17 years : 0

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 20

25 to 29 years : 0

30 to 34 years : 0

35 to 39 years : 10

40 to 44 years : 12

45 to 49 years : 0

50 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 20

60 and 61 years : 28

62 to 64 years : 0

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 0

75 to 79 years : 11

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Big Fork Township, Arkansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 129

Multiple ancestry : 84

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 58


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 271

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Total:

Under 5 years : 40

5 to 17 years : 48

18 to 24 years : 20

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 34

45 to 54 years : 31

55 to 59 years : 20

60 and 61 years : 28

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 39

75 years and over : 11

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 40

5 to 17 years : 22

18 to 24 years : 20

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 24

45 to 54 years : 8

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 23

75 years and over : 0

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 26

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 10

45 to 54 years : 23

55 to 59 years : 20

60 and 61 years : 28

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 16

75 years and over : 11

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 : 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 : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

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


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Male : 83

Female : 54

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 52

Female : 82

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence : 137

Born in other state in the United States : 134

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 20

Now married, except separated : 47

Divorced : 8

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 89

Divorced : 8

Separated : 0

Widowed : 11

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 231


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Big Fork Township, Arkansas

  • Other Groups: 32   (18.7%)
  • German: 29   (17.0%)
  • English: 28   (16.4%)
  • Irish: 21   (12.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 13   (7.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 12   (7.0%)
  • United States Or American: 11   (6.4%)
  • Scottish: 6   (3.5%)
  • Russian: 6   (3.5%)
  • Danish: 5   (2.9%)
  • Italian: 2   (1.2%)
  • Norwegian: 2   (1.2%)
  • Dutch: 2   (1.2%)
  • British: 2   (1.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Big Fork Township, Arkansas is 271



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Big Fork Township, Arkansas: 135
Female Population in Big Fork Township, Arkansas: 136


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Big Fork Township, Arkansas: 46.2
Median Female Resident Age in Big Fork Township, Arkansas: 41.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Arkansas is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Big Fork Township, Arkansas


White


Both sexes

57.0

Male

54.5

Female

58.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

58.5

Male

0.0

Female

58.5

Asian


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

29.0

Male

46.5

Female

11.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

29.5

Male

29.5

Female

0.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

57.2

Male

54.8

Female

58.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Big Fork Township, Arkansas


  • White: 271
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 0



(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 Fork Township, Arkansas citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 11th Grade: 2   (2.86%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 21   (30%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 20   (28.57%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 8   (11.43%)
  • Associate Degree: 5   (7.14%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 12   (17.14%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (2.86%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 6   (9.38%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 5   (7.81%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 2   (3.13%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 20   (31.25%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 12   (18.75%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 8   (12.5%)
  • Associate Degree: 7   (10.94%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 4   (6.25%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Big Fork Township, Arkansas

  • Ode Maddox Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: Po Box 150, Oden, AR 71961, Phone: (870) 326-4311, Students: 158 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Big Fork Township, Arkansas

  • Oden High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Po Box 150, Oden, AR 71961, Phone: (870) 326-4311, Students: 109 )



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Big Fork Township, Arkansas


Building


(1) Big Fork Fire Department District 9   (2) Pine Ridge Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Brewer Cemetery   (2) Brushy Cemetery   (3) Edwards Cemetery   (4) Goodner Cemetery   (5) Gortemiller Cemetery   (6) Hillside Cemetery   (7) Huddleston Cemetery   (8) Pine Ridge Cemetery   (9) Shirley Cemetery   (10) Wilhite Cemetery  

Church


(1) Brushy Creek Baptist Church   (2) Hillside Baptist Church   (3) Little Hope Baptist Church   (4) Lower Big Fork Baptist Church   (5) Pine Ridge Baptist Church   (6) Sulphur Springs Baptist Church   (7) Union Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of Oden   (2) Township Of Big Fork Historical   (3) Township Of Lawrence Historical   (4) Township Of Mill Creek   (5) Township Of Oden   (6) Township Of Polk Historical   (7) Township Of Smith Historical  

Dam


(1) Arkansas Noname 186 Dam   (2) Hatfield Lake Dam  

Forest


(1) Ouachita National Forest  

Locale


(1) Big Brushy Recreation Site   (2) Oden Ranger Station   (3) Oden Work Center  

Park


(1) Big Brushy Recreation Site  

Populated Place


(1) Alf   (2) Big Fork   (3) Huddleston   (4) Opal   (5) Pine Ridge   (6) Sulphur Springs   (7) Union Hill  

Post Office


(1) Pine Ridge Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Hatfield Lake   (2) North Fork Lake  

Ridge


(1) Gaston Mountain   (2) Long Ridge  

School


(1) Big Fork School Historical   (2) Brushy School Historical   (3) Caney School Historical   (4) Crystal Hill School Historical   (5) Friendship School Historical   (6) Independence School Historical   (7) Jones School Historical   (8) Pine Ridge School Historical   (9) Richwood School Historical   (10) Sulphur Springs School Historical   (11) Union Hill School Historical  

Spring


(1) Rock Spring  

Stream


(1) Alder Creek   (2) Big Brushy Creek   (3) Big Hill Creek   (4) Bolan Creek   (5) Butcherknife Creek   (6) Caney Creek   (7) Clear Creek   (8) Dry Fork   (9) Hole In The Ground Creek   (10) Hoover Creek   (11) Kates Creek   (12) Rock Creek   (13) Shack Creek   (14) Shirley Creek   (15) Sulphur Creek   (16) Sweetwater Creek  

Summit


(1) Bear Den Mountain   (2) Brushy Creek Mountain   (3) Cedar Cabin Mountain   (4) Grapevine Mountain   (5) Hog Jaw Mountain   (6) Lick Mountain   (7) Little Round Mountain   (8) Mast Mountain   (9) Rockhouse Mountain   (10) Turkey Pen Mountain   (11) Turners Mountain  

Tower


(1) Gaston Lookout Tower  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Big Fork Township, Arkansas

71961 (pop. 896)


Cities Nearby Big Fork Township, Arkansas

Parks Township, AR  (pop. 66) 9.2 Miles
Oden Town, AR  (pop. 279) 9.4 Miles
Black Springs Town, AR  (pop. 161) 10.6 Miles
Pencil Bluff Township, AR  (pop. 172) 12.1 Miles
Norman Town, AR  (pop. 401) 12.4 Miles
Womble Township, AR  (pop. 753) 12.6 Miles
Gap Springs Township, AR  (pop. 139) 12.6 Miles
Mount Ida City, AR  (pop. 1,019) 14.8 Miles
Washita Township, AR  (pop. 417) 15.6 Miles
Faulkner Township, AR  (pop. 9) 15.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Big Fork Township, Arkansas

870



Elevation in Big Fork Township, Arkansas is 807.0 ft. (246.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Big Fork Township, Arkansas

Lat: 34.517091 N        Long: -93.886990 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 8   (16.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 4   (8.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 3   (6.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 14   (28.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 14   (28.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 7   (14.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 0   (0.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Big Fork Township, Arkansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 53

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 0

In 3-person carpool : 12

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 : 0

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 : 20

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 28


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Big Fork Township, Arkansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 0

5 to 9 minutes : 0

10 to 14 minutes : 30

15 to 19 minutes : 0

20 to 24 minutes : 0

25 to 29 minutes : 0

30 to 34 minutes : 0

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 23

60 to 89 minutes : 20

90 or more minutes : 12


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 71

No Social Security income : 27


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 24

No retirement income : 74


(updated 2009)



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

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 28

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $74,999 : 23

$75,000 to $99,999 : 8

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 12

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $64,844


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Big Fork Township, Arkansas

  • KENA (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Mena, AR; Owner: Ouachita Broadcasting, Inc)
  • KWXI (670 AM; 5.0 kW; Glenwood, AR; Owner: Us Stations, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Big Fork Township, Arkansas

  • KENA-FM (102.1 FM; Hatfield, AR; Owner: Ouachita Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KHGG-FM (103.1 FM; Bates, AR; Owner: Pharis Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KILX (104.1 FM; Hatfield, AR; Owner: Ouachita Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KWXE (104.5 FM; Glenwood, AR; Owner: Us Stations, Llc)
  • KQOR (105.3 FM; Hatfield, AR; Owner: Ouachita Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Royal, AR; Owner: Kmzd Radio, Inc)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Royal, AR; Owner: Victor Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Mena, AR; Owner: Rich Mountain Community College)
  • KTTG (96.3 FM; Boles, AR; Owner: Pearson Broadcasting Of Mena, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Big Fork Township, Arkansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 16  (36.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 3  (6.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 0  (0.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (4.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 15  (34.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 9  (34.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 6  (23.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 11  (42.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 63 Farms In Big Fork Township, Arkansas


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Big Fork Township, Arkansas

  • Mena Intermountain Municipal


    (about 18.1 miles in Mena, Arkansas; Airport Code: XXX)

  • Intermountain Regional


    (about 18.4 miles in Mena, Arkansas; Airport Code: XXX)

  • Memorial Field


    (about 45.1 miles in Hot Springs, Arkansas; Airport Code: HOT)

  • Robert S Kerr


    (about 54.3 miles in Poteau, Oklahoma; Airport Code: RKR)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Big Fork Township, Arkansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

51.47%

Carpooled

14.71%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

4.41%

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

2.94%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

26.47%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 71

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 0

Female householder, no husband present : 0

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 27

Householder not living alone : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 98


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Big Fork Township, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 55

Renter-occupied housing units : 16

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 19

Renter-occupied housing units : 8


(updated 2009)



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

Less than $10,000 : 8

$10,000 to $14,999 : 11

$15,000 to $19,999 : 28

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 8

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $74,999 : 23

$75,000 to $99,999 : 8

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 12

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Big Fork Township, Arkansas)

Total : 98


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Big Fork Township, Arkansas)

Occupied : 98

Vacant : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Big Fork Township, Arkansas)

Median number of rooms : 7


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Big Fork Township, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later : 12

Built 2000 to 2004 : 0

Built 1990 to 1999 : 8

Built 1980 to 1989 : 0

Built 1970 to 1979 : 19

Built 1960 to 1969 : 0

Built 1950 to 1959 : 31

Built 1940 to 1949 : 0

Built 1939 or earlier : 28


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Big Fork Township, Arkansas)

Utility gas : 0

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 35

Electricity : 48

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 15

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Big Fork Township, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 28

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 26

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 8

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 0

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 12

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$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 Fork 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 : 11

Home equity loan only : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 20

Housing units without a mortgage : 43


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 :

Built 1980 to 1989 :

Built 1970 to 1979 : $39,300

Built 1960 to 1969 :

Built 1950 to 1959 :

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier :


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Big Fork Township, Arkansas: 65.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Arkansas: 67.6%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Big Fork Township, AR): $33,214
Median Household Income In 2000 (Arkansas): $32,182


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Big Fork Township): $70,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arkansas): $67,400


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Big Fork Township): $0
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arkansas): $453


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Big Fork Township, Arkansas

Utility Gas: 0.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 45.7%
Electricity: 28.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 25.9%
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 Big Fork Township, Arkansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Big Fork Township, Arkansas

Montgomery County Health Unit


     Address: 346 Luzerne, Mount Ida, Arkansas 71957
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Visiting Nurses Agency


     Address: 500 Highway 270 Eats, Mount Ida, Arkansas 71957
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1995

Mena Regional Home Health


     Address: 311 North Morrow Street, Mena, Arkansas 71953
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/3/1991

Polk County Health Unit


     Address: 702 Hornbeck, Mena, Arkansas 71953
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Visiting Nurses Agency


     Address: 600 Seventh Street, Mena, Arkansas 71953
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1995

Hospitals Close To Big Fork Township, Arkansas

Mena Medical Center


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

Pike County Memorial Hospital


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

Howard Memorial Hospital


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

John Ed Chambers Mem Hosp


     Address: Highway 10 At Detroit Street, Danville, Arkansas 72833
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Booneville Community Hospital


     Address: 880 West Main, Booneville, Arkansas 72927
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Nursing Homes Close To Big Fork Township, Arkansas

Montgomery County Nursing Home


     Address: 741 South Drive, Mount Ida, Arkansas 71957
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 102
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Mena Manor


     Address: 100 9th Street, Mena, Arkansas 71953
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 42
     Percent Occupied: 61%

Rich Mountain Nursing & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 306 Hornbeck, Mena, Arkansas 71953
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 93
     Percent Occupied: 81%

Glenwood Nursing And Rehab


     Address: 615 Mountain View Road, Glenwood, Arkansas 71943
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 43
     Percent Occupied: 54%

Dierks Health & Rehab Center


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



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Big Fork Township, Arkansas

Name: Arkansas Nuclear
Address: 1448 SR 333; Russellville, AR 72801
Distance: 68 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Big Fork Township, Arkansas

    Retired Workers: 150
    Disabled Workers: 30
    Widowers Workers: 15
    Spouses Workers: 20
    Children Workers: 20


(updated 2007)



Montgomery County, Arkansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 38.50%
  • Bush & Cheney 59.80%
  • Other 1.69%



(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 Fork Township, Arkansas citizens.

Relocation to Montgomery County, AR

8.09 % of Montgomery County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $31,093

Arkansas Average 7.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Garland County , AR 1.83 % ($30,837 AGI )
  • Pike County , AR 0.75 % ($20,550 AGI )

Relocation away from Montgomery County, AR

6.83 % of Montgomery 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 $23,850

Arkansas Average 7.29 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Garland County , AR 1.75 % ($23,109 AGI )
  • Polk County , AR 0.53 % ($29,857 AGI )
  • Pike County , AR 0.38 % ($23,900 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 Fork 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 Fork Township, Arkansas directly or research local government web sites.



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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