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Demographics Analysis

The people of Des Arc City, 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
(Des Arc City, Arkansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 39

5 to 9 years : 51

10 to 14 years : 59

15 to 17 years : 74

18 and 19 years : 15

20 years : 0

21 years : 11

22 to 24 years : 12

25 to 29 years : 24

30 to 34 years : 50

35 to 39 years : 26

40 to 44 years : 57

45 to 49 years : 39

50 to 54 years : 84

55 to 59 years : 75

60 and 61 years : 27

62 to 64 years : 38

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 16

70 to 74 years : 43

75 to 79 years : 80

80 to 84 years : 6

85 years and over : 6

Female:

Under 5 years : 36

5 to 9 years : 61

10 to 14 years : 58

15 to 17 years : 49

18 and 19 years : 6

20 years : 6

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 21

25 to 29 years : 8

30 to 34 years : 61

35 to 39 years : 20

40 to 44 years : 89

45 to 49 years : 40

50 to 54 years : 64

55 to 59 years : 105

60 and 61 years : 30

62 to 64 years : 33

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 57

70 to 74 years : 52

75 to 79 years : 96

80 to 84 years : 63

85 years and over : 80


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Des Arc City, Arkansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 846

Multiple ancestry : 293

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 3

Ancestry not reported : 725


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Des Arc City, Arkansas)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,863

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 : 4

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Des Arc City, Arkansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 75

5 to 17 years : 352

18 to 24 years : 71

25 to 34 years : 143

35 to 44 years : 192

45 to 54 years : 227

55 to 59 years : 180

60 and 61 years : 57

62 to 64 years : 71

65 to 74 years : 168

75 years and over : 331

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 58

5 to 17 years : 337

18 to 24 years : 59

25 to 34 years : 115

35 to 44 years : 166

45 to 54 years : 169

55 to 59 years : 158

60 and 61 years : 51

62 to 64 years : 43

65 to 74 years : 168

75 years and over : 281

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 17

5 to 17 years : 15

18 to 24 years : 12

25 to 34 years : 28

35 to 44 years : 26

45 to 54 years : 58

55 to 59 years : 22

60 and 61 years : 6

62 to 64 years : 28

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 46

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 : 4


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Des Arc City, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 726

Female : 879

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 106

Female : 152

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 4


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Des Arc City, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence : 1,339

Born in other state in the United States : 209

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 4


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Des Arc City, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 279

Now married, except separated : 674

Divorced : 146

Separated : 12

Widowed : 213

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 32

Now married, except separated : 124

Divorced : 48

Separated : 0

Widowed : 31

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 : 4


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Des Arc City, Arkansas)

Speak only English : 1,783

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Des Arc City, Arkansas

  • United States Or American: 331   (34.4%)
  • Other Groups: 182   (18.9%)
  • Irish: 169   (17.6%)
  • English: 104   (10.8%)
  • German: 69   (7.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 33   (3.4%)
  • Scottish: 18   (1.9%)
  • Dutch: 17   (1.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 13   (1.4%)
  • Slovak: 7   (0.7%)
  • British: 4   (0.4%)
  • Swiss: 4   (0.4%)
  • Welsh: 4   (0.4%)
  • Polish: 3   (0.3%)
  • Arab: 3   (0.3%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Des Arc City, Arkansas is 1,867



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Des Arc City, Arkansas: 832
Female Population in Des Arc City, Arkansas: 1,035


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Des Arc City, Arkansas: 43.9
Median Female Resident Age in Des Arc City, Arkansas: 54.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Arkansas is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Des Arc City, Arkansas


White


Both sexes

45.0

Male

43.2

Female

46.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

30.8

Male

29.0

Female

35.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

49.3

Male

40.0

Female

49.5

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

71.0

Male

84.5

Female

57.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

20.3

Male

16.0

Female

41.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.5

Male

41.5

Female

47.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.0

Male

43.3

Female

46.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Des Arc City, Arkansas


  • White: 1,552
  • African American: 315
  • 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 Des Arc City, Arkansas citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Des Arc City, Arkansas

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 8   (1.44%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 13   (2.35%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 33   (5.96%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 37   (6.68%)
  • 9th Grade: 58   (10.47%)
  • 10th Grade: 14   (2.53%)
  • 11th Grade: 33   (5.96%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 13   (2.35%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 209   (37.73%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 16   (2.89%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 42   (7.58%)
  • Associate Degree: 19   (3.43%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 31   (5.6%)
  • Master's Degree: 19   (3.43%)
  • Professional School Degree: 9   (1.62%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 18   (2.5%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 37   (5.14%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 18   (2.5%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 79   (10.97%)
  • 9th Grade: 36   (5%)
  • 10th Grade: 45   (6.25%)
  • 11th Grade: 29   (4.03%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 30   (4.17%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 256   (35.56%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 35   (4.86%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 70   (9.72%)
  • Associate Degree: 8   (1.11%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 37   (5.14%)
  • Master's Degree: 19   (2.64%)
  • Professional School Degree: 3   (0.42%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Des Arc City, Arkansas

  • Des Arc School District


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 600 Main Street, Des Arc, AR 72040, Phone: (870) 256-4164, Students: 631 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Des Arc City, Arkansas

  • Des Arc Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 2100 Hickory Street, Des Arc, AR 72040, Phone: (870) 256-4128, Students: 309 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Des Arc City, Arkansas

  • Des Arc High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 600 Main Street, Des Arc, AR 72040, Phone: (870) 256-4166, Students: 322 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Des Arc City, Arkansas

  • Des Arc Public Library


    408 Curran Street, Des Arc, AR 72040

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Des Arc City, Arkansas


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Des Arc City, 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 Des Arc City, Arkansas.

Area Features of Des Arc City, Arkansas


Airport


(1) Bob Norman Airstrip Historical   (2) Taylor Airstrip  

Bend


(1) Calhoun Bend   (2) Hicks Bend   (3) Mccrutchen Bend   (4) Pecan Bend   (5) Wilds Bend  

Building


(1) Des Arc Ambulance Service   (2) Des Arc Police Department   (3) Des Arc Volunteer Fire Department   (4) Oak Prairie Volunteer Fire Station   (5) Prairie County Courthouse   (6) Prairie County Sheriff S Office   (7) Sandhill Fire Station  

Cemetery


(1) Ford Cemetery   (2) Johnson Chapel Cemetery   (3) Kings Cemetery   (4) Lakeside Cemetery   (5) Mcbee Cemetery   (6) Oak Grove Cemetery   (7) Powell Cemetery   (8) Saint Luke Cemetery   (9) Tucker Cemetery   (10) Whippoorwill Cemetery  

Church


(1) Abbington Church Historical   (2) Church Of Christ   (3) First Presbyterian Church   (4) Johnson Chapel   (5) Lakeside Church   (6) Mcby Church Historical   (7) Morris Chapel   (8) Morris Chapel Historical   (9) Oak Prairie Church Historical   (10) Philadelphia Church Historical   (11) Pleasant Ridge Church   (12) Watson Church Historical   (13) Whippoorwill Church Historical  

Civil


(1) City Of Des Arc   (2) Township Of Bullard   (3) Township Of Calhoun   (4) Township Of White River  

Cliff


(1) Haleys Bluff   (2) Kings Bluff   (3) Smokehouse Bluff   (4) White Bluff  

Dam


(1) Eddy Lake Dam   (2) Lake Des Arc Dam   (3) Omni Corporation Pond Dam   (4) Tates Reservoir Dam  

Lake


(1) Alligator Lake   (2) Bean Lake   (3) Blind Basin   (4) Blue Hole   (5) Bob Williams Lake   (6) Cagles Eddy   (7) Choctaw Lake   (8) Coitier Basin   (9) Goose Basin   (10) Goose Pond   (11) Graveyard Slough   (12) Harvey Lake   (13) Hicks Lake   (14) Hill Lake   (15) Horn Lake   (16) Horseshoe Lake   (17) Jake Williams Lake   (18) Little Twin Lake   (19) Loggy Bayou   (20) Old River Lake   (21) Round Basin   (22) Round Lake   (23) Spring Lake   (24) Straight Lake   (25) Twin Lakes  

Locale


(1) Lost Hill   (2) Wilds Landing  

Park


(1) Bayou Des Arc State Game Area  

Populated Place


(1) Childers   (2) Des Arc   (3) Enarc Historical   (4) Erwin   (5) Fourmile Corner   (6) Harrys   (7) Harrys Historical   (8) Hayley   (9) Hunterton Historical   (10) Letchworth   (11) Mooresville Historical   (12) Plunketts   (13) Sand Hill  

Reservoir


(1) Eddy Lake   (2) Lake Des Arc   (3) Omni Pond   (4) Tates Reservoir  

Ridge


(1) Upper Surrounded Hill  

School


(1) Brown Grove School Historical   (2) Des Arc Elementary School   (3) Des Arc High School   (4) Hodges School Historical   (5) Johnson Chapel School Historical   (6) Oak Prairie School Historical  

Stream


(1) Bane Creek   (2) Bayou Des Arc   (3) Bear Creek   (4) Beaver Bayou   (5) Biene Creek   (6) Big Creek   (7) Brownings Branch   (8) Dunn Creek   (9) Hill Bayou   (10) Lasses Creek   (11) Lick Creek   (12) Long Branch   (13) Overflow Branch   (14) Powell Creek   (15) Tubbs Creek   (16) Whippoorwill Creek   (17) White Oak Creek  

Summit


(1) Lost Hill   (2) Sand Hill  

Swamp


(1) Cypress Swamp   (2) Mud Lake   (3) Sholden Pond  

Tower


(1) Kabk-fm Augusta  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Des Arc City, Arkansas

72040 (pop. 3,188)


Cities Nearby Des Arc City, Arkansas

Calhoun Township, AR  (pop. 199) 5.3 Miles
Des Arc Township, AR  (pop. 65) 6.0 Miles
Upper Surrounded Hill Township, AR  (pop. 84) 8.7 Miles
Bullard Township, AR  (pop. 182) 9.3 Miles
Garden Township, AR  (pop. 138) 9.6 Miles
Dogwood Township, AR  (pop. 431) 10.4 Miles
Georgetown Town, AR  (pop. 133) 10.9 Miles
Francure Township, AR  (pop. 212) 11.3 Miles
Lower Surrounded Hill Township, AR  (pop. 657) 11.5 Miles
Fredonia (biscoe) Town, AR  (pop. 437) 11.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Des Arc City, Arkansas

870



Elevation in Des Arc City, Arkansas is 207.0 ft. (63.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Des Arc City, Arkansas

Lat: 34.975426 N        Long: -91.500671 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Des Arc City, 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 Des Arc City, Arkansas

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 55   (7.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 58   (7.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 42   (5.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 123   (16.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 46   (6.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 112   (15.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 103   (13.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 102   (13.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 18   (2.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 33   (4.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 10   (1.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 4   (0.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 26   (3.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 10   (1.3%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Des Arc City, Arkansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 454

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 40

In 3-person carpool : 23

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 3

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 : 35

Other means : 15

Worked at home : 0


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Des Arc City, Arkansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 140

5 to 9 minutes : 100

10 to 14 minutes : 11

15 to 19 minutes : 18

20 to 24 minutes : 19

25 to 29 minutes : 14

30 to 34 minutes : 45

35 to 39 minutes : 39

40 to 44 minutes : 18

45 to 59 minutes : 81

60 to 89 minutes : 79

90 or more minutes : 6


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Des Arc City, Arkansas)

With Social Security income : 421

No Social Security income : 317


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Des Arc City, Arkansas)

With retirement income : 159

No retirement income : 579


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Des Arc City, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 58

$10,000 to $14,999 : 26

$15,000 to $19,999 : 48

$20,000 to $24,999 : 62

$25,000 to $29,999 : 32

$30,000 to $34,999 : 21

$35,000 to $39,999 : 57

$40,000 to $44,999 : 38

$45,000 to $49,999 : 37

$50,000 to $59,999 : 21

$60,000 to $74,999 : 109

$75,000 to $99,999 : 43

$100,000 to $124,999 : 3

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 3

$200,000 or more : 7


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Des Arc City, Arkansas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $36,740


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Des Arc City, Arkansas

  • KWAK (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Ulm, AR; Owner: Arkansas County Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • KWCK (1300 AM; 5.0 kW; Searcy, AR; Owner: Crain Media Group, Llc)
  • KBRI (1570 AM; 0.25 kW; Brinkley, AR; Owner: East Arkansas Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • KAPZ (710 AM; 0.25 kW; Bald Knob, AR; Owner: Crain Media Group, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Des Arc City, Arkansas

  • KBGR (101.5 FM; Beebe, AR; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KFLI (104.7 FM; Des Arc, AR; Owner: George S. Flinn, Jr.)
  • KFLI (104.7 FM; Hickory Plains, AR; Owner: George S. Flinn, Jr.)
  • KFXV (105.7 FM; Searcy, AR; Owner: Malvern Entertainment Corporation)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Augusta, AR; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Moro, AR; Owner: Enterprise Corporation Of The Delta)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Brinkley, AR; Owner: Praise Temple Way Of The Church Of Christ, Inc.)
  • 990510MB (90.3 FM; Judsonia, AR; Owner: Harding University)
  • KBDO (91.7 FM; Hickory Plains, AR; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KBFC (93.5 FM; Moro, AR; Owner: Forrest City Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KVHU (95.3 FM; Bald Knob, AR; Owner: George S. Flinn, Jr.)
  • KJSM-FM (97.7 FM; Gregory, AR; Owner: Family Worship Center Church, Inc.)
  • KAPW (99.3 FM; Goodwin, AR; Owner: Bradford Caldwell)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Des Arc City, Arkansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 96  (22.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 53  (12.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 44  (10.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 16  (3.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 70  (16.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 107  (31.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 66  (19.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 112  (33.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 111 Farms In Des Arc City, Arkansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Des Arc City, Arkansas

The Farmers & Merchants Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $658k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 19

Merchants & Planters' Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $248.3k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 9

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Des Arc City, Arkansas

  • Searcy Municipal


    (about 21.6 miles in Searcy, Arkansas; Airport Code: SRC)

  • Stuttgart Municipal


    (about 26.2 miles in Ulm, Arkansas; Airport Code: SGT)

  • Little Rock AFB


    (about 36.8 miles in Gravel Ridge, Arkansas; Airport Code: LRF)

  • North Little Rock Municipal


    (about 43.8 miles in North Little Rock, Arkansas; Airport Code: JZV)

  • Bill and Hillary Clinton Nat Adams Field


    (about 44.4 miles in College Station, Arkansas; Airport Code: LIT)

  • Adams Field


    (about 44.9 miles in Little Rock, Arkansas; Airport Code: LIT)

  • Batesville Regional


    (about 52.5 miles in Desha, Arkansas; Airport Code: BVX)

  • Dennis F Cantrell Field


    (about 52.8 miles in Conway, Arkansas; Airport Code: AR2)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Des Arc City, Arkansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

85.47%

Carpooled

10.21%

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

1.05%

Other Means

0.39%

Worked At Home

2.88%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Des Arc City, 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
(Des Arc City, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 365

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 61

Female householder, no husband present : 139

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 173

Householder not living alone : 0


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Des Arc City, Arkansas)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 10

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 728


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Des Arc City, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 321

Renter-occupied housing units : 44

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 28

Renter-occupied housing units : 33

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 82

Renter-occupied housing units : 57

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 130

Renter-occupied housing units : 43


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Des Arc City, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 110

$10,000 to $14,999 : 56

$15,000 to $19,999 : 62

$20,000 to $24,999 : 72

$25,000 to $29,999 : 37

$30,000 to $34,999 : 39

$35,000 to $39,999 : 57

$40,000 to $44,999 : 45

$45,000 to $49,999 : 47

$50,000 to $59,999 : 39

$60,000 to $74,999 : 116

$75,000 to $99,999 : 43

$100,000 to $124,999 : 5

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 3

$200,000 or more : 7


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Des Arc City, Arkansas)

Total : 938


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Des Arc City, Arkansas)

Occupied : 738

Vacant : 200


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Des Arc City, Arkansas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Des Arc City, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later : 15

Built 2000 to 2004 : 33

Built 1990 to 1999 : 76

Built 1980 to 1989 : 126

Built 1970 to 1979 : 308

Built 1960 to 1969 : 136

Built 1950 to 1959 : 90

Built 1940 to 1949 : 25

Built 1939 or earlier : 129


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Des Arc City, Arkansas)

Utility gas : 464

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 33

Electricity : 233

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 8

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Des Arc City, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 14

$10,000 to $14,999 : 30

$15,000 to $19,999 : 21

$20,000 to $24,999 : 59

$25,000 to $29,999 : 12

$30,000 to $34,999 : 29

$35,000 to $39,999 : 14

$40,000 to $49,999 : 31

$50,000 to $59,999 : 44

$60,000 to $69,999 : 74

$70,000 to $79,999 : 50

$80,000 to $89,999 : 24

$90,000 to $99,999 : 43

$100,000 to $124,999 : 57

$125,000 to $149,999 : 29

$150,000 to $174,999 : 12

$175,000 to $199,999 : 4

$200,000 to $249,999 : 11

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 3

$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
(Des Arc City, 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 : 0

Home equity loan only : 16

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 9

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 217

Housing units without a mortgage : 319


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Des Arc City, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $52,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $20,400

Built 1970 to 1979 : $57,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $70,600

Built 1950 to 1959 : $69,200

Built 1940 to 1949 : $73,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $64,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Des Arc City, Arkansas: 65.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Arkansas: 67.6%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Des Arc City, Arkansas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 21.62%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 78.38%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Des Arc City, 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 2 2 $206,247
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $206,247
2000        
  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
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 2 2 $243,606
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $243,606
2003        
  Single Family 2 2 $259,684
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $259,684
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 4 4 $594,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $594,000
2006        
  Single Family 1 1 $158,975
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $158,975


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Des Arc City, AR): $23,750
Median Household Income In 2000 (Arkansas): $32,182


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Des Arc City): $40,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arkansas): $67,400


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Des Arc City): $279
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arkansas): $453


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Des Arc City, Arkansas

Utility Gas: 65.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.0%
Electricity: 32.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.1%
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 Des Arc City, Arkansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Des Arc City, Arkansas

Prairie County Health Unit


     Address: 214 Main Street, Des Arc, Arkansas 72040
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Monroe County Health Unit


     Address: 306 West King Drive, Brinkley, Arkansas 72021
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Intrepid Usa Healthcare Services


     Address: 619 North Ninth Street, Augusta, Arkansas 72006
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/26/1984

Woodruff County Health Unit


     Address: 623 North 9th Street, Augusta, Arkansas 72006
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

White Co Medical Ctr Home Care


     Address: 3109 East Moore Avenue, Searcy, Arkansas 72143
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/5/1982

Hospitals Close To Des Arc City, Arkansas

White County Medical Center


     Address: 3214 East Race Avenue, Searcy, Arkansas 72143
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Crossridge Community Hospital


     Address: 310 South Falls Boulevard, Wynne, Arkansas 72396
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Stuttgart Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1703 North Buerkle Road, Stuttgart, Arkansas 72160
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Forrest City Medical Center


     Address: 1601 Newcastle Road, Forrest City, Arkansas 72335
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Rebsamen Medical Center


     Address: 1400 Braden Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas 72078
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Des Arc City, Arkansas

Des Arc Nursing And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 2216 West Main Street, Des Arc, Arkansas 72040
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 70
     Percent Occupied: 71%

Springbrook Health & Rehab Center


     Address: 92 Maple Street, Hazen, Arkansas 72064
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 40
     Percent Occupied: 57%

Woodruff County Health Center


     Address: 139 Highway 64 West, Mccrory, Arkansas 72101
     Ownership: Government - City/county
     Number of Residents: 107
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Chambers Nursing Home Center, Inc


     Address: 1001 East Park Street, Carlisle, Arkansas 72024
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 67
     Percent Occupied: 74%

Oakdale Nursing Facility


     Address: 101 Cynthia, Judsonia, Arkansas 72081
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 95
     Percent Occupied: 62%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Des Arc City, Arkansas

Name: Arkansas Nuclear
Address: 1448 SR 333; Russellville, AR 72801
Distance: 95 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Des Arc City, Arkansas

    Retired Workers: 425
    Disabled Workers: 160
    Widowers Workers: 100
    Spouses Workers: 50
    Children Workers: 55


(updated 2007)



Prairie County, Arkansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 43.10%
  • Bush & Cheney 56.02%
  • Other 0.88%



(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 Des Arc City, Arkansas citizens.

Relocation to Prairie County, AR

6.46 % of Prairie County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $36,771

Arkansas Average 7.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Arkansas County , AR 1.19 % ($26,545 AGI )
  • Lonoke County , AR 1.01 % ($28,393 AGI )
  • Pulaski County , AR 0.94 % ($31,654 AGI )

Relocation away from Prairie County, AR

7.27 % of Prairie 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 $24,591

Arkansas Average 7.29 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Lonoke County , AR 1.43 % ($25,475 AGI )
  • White County , AR 1.04 % ($23,345 AGI )
  • Arkansas County , AR 0.97 % ($21,815 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 Des Arc City, Arkansas is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Des Arc City, Arkansas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
04/13/1991, 04:55 pm 0 1 -- --
         





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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 Des Arc City, Arkansas directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Des Arc City, Arkansas

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 n/a 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 n/a 0
    per 100,000 0 n/a 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 n/a 0
Rape 0 n/a 0 1 n/a 0 0 1 1 n/a 0 n/a 0
    per 100,000 0 n/a 0 52 n/a 0 0 58 59 n/a 0 n/a 0
Robbery 0 n/a 0 0 n/a 1 0 1 1 n/a 1 n/a 0
    per 100,000 0 n/a 0 0 n/a 54 0 58 59 n/a 58 n/a 0
Assault 0 n/a 5 10 n/a 7 7 4 2 n/a 4 n/a 0
    per 100,000 0 n/a 261 524 n/a 380 397 233 119 n/a 231 n/a 0
Burglary 6 n/a 1 5 n/a 16 18 8 4 n/a 1 n/a 4
    per 100,000 308 n/a 52 262 n/a 869 1,020 465 237 n/a 58 n/a 241
Larceny Theft 4 n/a 2 12 n/a 17 10 6 9 n/a 6 n/a 7
    per 100,000 205 n/a 104 629 n/a 923 567 349 534 n/a 347 n/a 422
Vehicle Theft 1 n/a 1 1 n/a 1 3 0 0 n/a 1 n/a 1
    per 100,000 51 n/a 52 52 n/a 54 170 0 0 n/a 58 n/a 60
Arson 0 n/a 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 n/a 0
    per 100,000 0 n/a 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 n/a 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
0 n/a 1 3 n/a 2 2 2 1 n/a 1 n/a 0
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
3 n/a 1 5 n/a 9 8 4 3 n/a 2 n/a 3
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
1 n/a 1 4 n/a 5 5 3 2 n/a 2 n/a 2


(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 Des Arc City, Arkansas


  • Prairie County Jail


    P.o. Box 1021, Des Arc, AR 72040
    Capacity: 26
    Confined: 21
    Avg. Population: 20
    Year Built: 1964


(updated 2006)



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