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Helena City, Arkansas Complete Analysis

   (County: Phillips County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Helena 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.

Ancestries in Helena City, Arkansas

  • Other Groups: 3,765   (68.9%)
  • United States Or American: 378   (6.9%)
  • Irish: 346   (6.3%)
  • English: 263   (4.8%)
  • German: 187   (3.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 115   (2.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 99   (1.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 74   (1.4%)
  • Italian: 69   (1.3%)
  • Dutch: 53   (1.0%)
  • European: 40   (0.7%)
  • Scottish: 19   (0.3%)
  • British: 13   (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 8   (0.1%)
  • Alsatian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 7   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Swedish: 5   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 5   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Polish: 4   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Helena City, Arkansas is



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Helena City, Arkansas:
Female Population in Helena City, Arkansas:


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Helena City, Arkansas:
Median Female Resident Age in Helena City, Arkansas:


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Arkansas is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Helena City, Arkansas


White


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

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

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0


(updated 2010)















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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 65   (4.25%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 51   (3.34%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 72   (4.71%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 113   (7.39%)
  • 9th Grade: 68   (4.45%)
  • 10th Grade: 99   (6.47%)
  • 11th Grade: 49   (3.2%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 90   (5.89%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 356   (23.28%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 88   (5.76%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 118   (7.72%)
  • Associate Degree: 50   (3.27%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 175   (11.45%)
  • Master's Degree: 71   (4.64%)
  • Professional School Degree: 57   (3.73%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 7   (0.46%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 93   (4.44%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 31   (1.48%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 75   (3.58%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 131   (6.26%)
  • 9th Grade: 151   (7.21%)
  • 10th Grade: 72   (3.44%)
  • 11th Grade: 121   (5.78%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 85   (4.06%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 458   (21.88%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 132   (6.31%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 317   (15.15%)
  • Associate Degree: 108   (5.16%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 203   (9.7%)
  • Master's Degree: 104   (4.97%)
  • Professional School Degree: 12   (0.57%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Helena City, Arkansas

  • Helena/ W.helena School Dist.


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 369, Helena, AR 72342, Phone: (870) 338-4425, Students: 3,174 )

  • Kipp:delta College Prep School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 215 Cherry, Helena, AR 72342, Phone: (870) 753-9444, Students: 219 )

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

  • J.f. Wahl Elementary School


    ( Grades: 1-6, Location: 125 Hickory Hill, Helena, AR 72342, Phone: (870) 338-4404, Students: 566 )

  • Kipp:delta College Prep School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 215 Cherry, Helena, AR 72342, Phone: (870) 753-9444, Students: 219 )

  • Lake View Elementary School


    ( Location: 14582 Hwy 44, Helena, AR 72342, Phone: (870) 827-3573, )

  • C.v. White High School


    ( Location: 14582 Hwy 44, Helena, AR 72342, Phone: (870) 827-3367, )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Helena City, Arkansas

  • Phillips Community College Of The University Of Arkansas


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 2,337; Location: 000 Campus Dr, Helena, AR 72342, Web: http://www.pccua.edu )

Academic Libraries In Helena City, Arkansas

  • Phillips Community College Of The University Of Arkansas


    ( Location: 1000 Campus Dr, Helena, AR 72342, Web: http://www.pccua.edu )

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Helena City, Arkansas

  • Phillips County Library


    702 Porter Street, Helena, AR 72342

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Helena City, Arkansas


  • American Music Museum Inc


    105 Cherry St, Helena, AR 72342

  • Archie Bray Foundation For The Ceramic Arts


    2915 Country Club Avenue, Helena, MT 59602

  • Arkansas Committee Of The National Museum Of Women In The Ar


    Po Box 655, Helena, AR 72342

  • Broadwater Cupola Park Corporation


    2401 Colonial Drive, Helena, MT 59601

  • Broken Wheel Petting Farm


    3900 Wylie Dr, Helena, MT 59602

  • Communityworks Inc


    995 Carousel Way, Helena, MT 59601

  • Creation Arts Center


    5353 Mchugh Ln, Helena, MT 59602

  • Delta Cultural Center


    95 Missouri Street, Helena, AR 72342

  • Helena Historical Society


    Po Box 202, Helena, OK 73741

  • Historic Hilger Homestead


    8840 Jack Pine Dr, Helena, MT 59602

  • Holter Museum Of Art Inc


    12 E Lawrence St, Helena, MT 59601
    http://www.holtermuseum.org

  • Montana History Foundation


    1750 N Washington St, Helena, MT 59601

  • Montana Military Museum


    419 Hayes Ave, Helena, MT 59601

  • Montana Preservation Alliance Inc


    120 Reeders Alley 2, Helena, MT 59601
    http://preservemontana.org

  • Northern Rockies Childrens Museum Of Science & Technology In


    111 N Last Chance Gulch St, Helena, MT 59601

  • Paradise Gardens Park & Museum Inc


    2568 Highway 93, Helena, AL 35080

  • Phillips County Arkansas Historical Society


    623 Pecan St, Helena, AR 72342

  • Pioneer Cabin


    212 S Park Ave, Helena, MT 59601

  • Sonny Boy Blues Society Inc


    Po Box 118, Helena, AR 72342

  • The Steward


    30 S Davis St, Helena, MT 59601

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Helena 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 Helena City, Arkansas.

Area Features of Helena City, Arkansas


Airport


(1) Helena Hospital Heliport  

Building


(1) Barton Rural Fire Station  

Cemetery


(1) Brown Cemetery   (2) Cooper Cemetery   (3) Morning Grove Cemetery   (4) Mount Gilean Cemetery   (5) Mount Olive Cemetery   (6) Saint Johns Cemetery   (7) Saint Marys Cemetery   (8) Saint Pauls Cemetery   (9) Stephens Cemetery   (10) Sunset Memorial Park  

Channel


(1) Horseshoe Cutoff   (2) Montezuma Cutoff  

Church


(1) Barton Baptist Church   (2) Bee Tree Church Historical   (3) Bethlehem Church   (4) Beulah Church   (5) Brown Chapel Historical   (6) Calvary Church   (7) Elaine Mission   (8) Freedonia Church   (9) Little Zion Church   (10) Long Lake Church   (11) Maney Church   (12) Morning Grove Church   (13) Mount Gilean Church   (14) Mount Olive Church   (15) New Hope Church   (16) Paradise Church   (17) Pleasant Joy Church   (18) Point Pleasant Church   (19) Saint Johns Church Historical   (20) Saint Luke Church   (21) Saint Marys Church   (22) Saint Pauls Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of James R Bush Historical   (2) Township Of Lake   (3) Township Of Spring Creek  

Cliff


(1) Kangaroo Point  

Gut


(1) Beaver Bayou Ditch  

Hospital


(1) Helena Hospital   (2) Helena Regional Medical Center  

Island


(1) Montezuma Towhead  

Lake


(1) Long Lake  

Levee


(1) Montezuma Towhead Dikes   (2) Westover Revetment  

Locale


(1) Fitzhugh Landing   (2) Helena Casting Field Landing   (3) Kangaroo Point Landing   (4) Westover Landing   (5) Williamson Landing  

Populated Place


(1) Barton   (2) Harbis Historical   (3) Helena Crossing   (4) Oneida   (5) Preston Place   (6) Walnut Corner   (7) Westover  

Post Office


(1) Oneida Post Office  

School


(1) Barton Elementary School   (2) Barton High School   (3) Bethlehem School   (4) District 44 School Historical   (5) Fitzhugh School Historical   (6) Freederia School Historical   (7) Helena Crossing Elementary School   (8) Little Zion School Historical   (9) Long Lake School Historical   (10) Oneida Junior High School   (11) Paradise School Historical   (12) Pillar School Historical   (13) Pleasant Joy School Historical   (14) Saint Luke School   (15) Saint Marys School   (16) Saint Stephens School Historical   (17) Stephens School Historical   (18) Union School Historical   (19) United States National River Academy  

Stream


(1) Caney Creek   (2) Westover Bayou  

Swamp


(1) Hubbard Lake  

Tower


(1) Kclt-fm West Helena   (2) Kjiw-am West Helena   (3) Kjiw-fm Helena  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Helena City, Arkansas

72342 (pop. 7,357)


Cities Nearby Helena City, Arkansas

West Helena City, AR  (pop. 8,689) 2.8 Miles
Hornor Township, AR  (pop. 8,881) 3.2 Miles
Lexa City, AR  (pop. 331) 9.8 Miles
Hardy Township, AR  (pop. 4) 9.9 Miles
Lagrange Town, AR  (pop. 53) 11.7 Miles
Lake View City, AR  (pop. 290) 14.3 Miles
Rondo Town, AR  (pop. 286) 15.5 Miles
Marvell City, AR  (pop. 1,193) 17.9 Miles
Tappan Township, AR  (pop. 1,535) 18.8 Miles
Marianna City, AR  (pop. 4,385) 19.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Helena City, Arkansas

870



Elevation in Helena City, Arkansas is 289.0 ft. (88.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Helena City, Arkansas

Lat: 34.526223 N        Long: -90.601377 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 48   (2.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 27   (1.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 26   (1.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 177   (10.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 260   (14.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 217   (12.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 336   (19.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 219   (12.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 40   (2.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 91   (5.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 24   (1.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 17   (1.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 107   (6.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 168   (9.6%)


(updated 2010)



AM Radio Stations Near Helena City, Arkansas

  • KFFA (1360 AM; 1.0 kW; West Helena, AR; Owner: Delta Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WROX (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Clarksdale, MS; Owner: Delta Radio Llc)
  • DWQMA (1520 AM; 0.25 kW; Marks, MS; Owner: Jason Konarz)

FM Radio Stations Near Helena City, Arkansas

  • WWUN-FM (101.5 FM; West Helena, AR; Owner: Calvary Chapel Of Twin Falls, Inc.)
  • KFFA-FM (103.1 FM; West Helena, AR; Owner: Delta Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KCLT (104.9 FM; Helena, AR; Owner: West Helena Broadcasters Inc.)
  • KAKJ (105.3 FM; Marianna, AR; Owner: L.t. Simes Ii & Raymond Simes)
  • WAID (106.5 FM; Clarksdale, MS; Owner: Radio Cleveland, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Moro, AR; Owner: Enterprise Corporation Of The Delta)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; West Helena, AR; Owner: Hope Radio)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; West Helena, AR; Owner: Mondy Educational Foundation)
  • KLMK (90.7 FM; Aubrey, AR; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KLMK (90.7 FM; Marvell, AR; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Clarksdale, MS; Owner: Quitman County Development Org Dba Deep South Delta Foundati)
  • WKXY (92.1 FM; Clarksdale, MS; Owner: Delta Radio Llc)
  • WKXY (92.1 FM; Clarksdale, MS; Owner: Delta Radio Llc)
  • KBFC (93.5 FM; Moro, AR; Owner: Forrest City Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KJIW-FM (94.5 FM; West Helena, AR; Owner: Elijah Mondy,jr.)
  • WKDJ-FM (96.5 FM; Clarksdale, MS; Owner: Radio Cleveland, Inc.)
  • WNEV (98.7 FM; Friars Point, MS; Owner: L.t. Simes Ii & Raymond Simes)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Helena City, Arkansas

  • 960919KK (Channel 21; Clarksdale, MS; Owner: Mississippi Authority For Educational Tv)
  • 970331SD (Channel 21; Lula, MS; Owner: Community Television Educators)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Helena City, Arkansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 234  (27.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 138  (16.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 104  (12.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 31  (3.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 128  (15.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 247  (25.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 307  (31.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 321  (33.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 7  (0.7%)


(updated 2010)





There are 28 Farms In Helena City, Arkansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Helena City, Arkansas

Helena National Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $572.1k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 6

Southern Bancorp Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 39

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Helena City, Arkansas

  • Fletcher Field


    (about 16.5 miles in Lyon, Mississippi; Airport Code: CKM)

  • Tunica Municipal


    (about 18.0 miles in Tunica, Mississippi; Airport Code: UTM)

  • West Memphis Municipal


    (about 46.9 miles in West Memphis, Arkansas; Airport Code: AWM)

  • Memphis International


    (about 50.6 miles in Memphis, Tennessee; Airport Code: MEM)

  • Stuttgart Municipal


    (about 55.6 miles in Ulm, Arkansas; Airport Code: SGT)

  • Olive Branch Airport


    (about 55.8 miles in Hickory Hill, Tennessee; Airport Code: OLV)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Helena City, Arkansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

70.49%

Carpooled

23.25%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.56%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.85%

Motorcycle

0.56%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

1.86%

Other Means

1.58%

Worked At Home

0.85%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Helena 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)













Building Permits in Helena 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 28 28 $1,465,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

28 28 $1,465,000
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 1 1 $55,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $55,000
2002        
  Single Family 4 4 $203,942
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $203,942
2003        
  Single Family 1 1 $75,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $75,000
2004        
  Single Family 2 2 $120,310
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $120,310
2005        
  Single Family 2 2 $375,300
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $375,300
2006        
  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


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Helena City, AR): $18,662
Median Household Income In 2000 (Arkansas): $32,182


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Helena City): $47,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arkansas): $67,400


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Helena City): $352
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arkansas): $453


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Helena City, Arkansas

Utility Gas: 78.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 5.3%
Electricity: 15.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.5%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.5%
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 Helena City, Arkansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Helena City, Arkansas

Helena Reg Med Ctr Hha


     Address: 119 Hickory Hill, Helena, Arkansas 72342
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 11/9/1989

Phillips County Health Unit


     Address: Shirley Hicks Dr-hwy 49 Bypass, West Helena, Arkansas 72390
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Lee County Health Unit


     Address: 141 North Hicky Street, Marianna, Arkansas 72360
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Mid Delta Hh Of Charleston Inc


     Address: 222 Issaquena Avenue, Clarksdale, Mississippi 38614
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/16/1980

St Francis County Health Unit


     Address: 413 North Division, Forrest City, Arkansas 72335
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Hospitals Close To Helena City, Arkansas

Helena Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1801 Martin Luther King Drive, Helena, Arkansas 72342
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nw Mississippi Regional Med Center


     Address: 1970 Hospital Drive, Clarksdale, Mississippi 38614
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Forrest City Medical Center


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

North Oak Regional Medical Center


     Address: 401 Getwell Dr, Senatobia, Mississippi 38668
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Tri Lakes Medical Center


     Address: 303 Medical Center Drive, Batesville, Mississippi 38606
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Helena City, Arkansas

Crestpark Inn Of Helena


     Address: 116 November Drive, Helena, Arkansas 72342
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 68
     Percent Occupied: 62%

Crestpark Retirement Inn Helena


     Address: 111 Hospital Drive, Helena, Arkansas 72342
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 55
     Percent Occupied: 72%

Clarksdale Nursing Center


     Address: 1120 Ritchie Ave/po Box 1304, Clarksdale, Mississippi 38614
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 99
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Greenbough Nursing Center


     Address: 340 Desoto Ave Extended, Clarksdale, Mississippi 38614
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 60
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Crestpark Retirement Inn (forrest City)


     Address: 500 Kittel Rd, Forrest City, Arkansas 72335
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 114
     Percent Occupied: 81%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Helena City, Arkansas

Name: Arkansas Nuclear
Address: 1448 SR 333; Russellville, AR 72801
Distance: 153 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Helena City, Arkansas

    Retired Workers: 675
    Disabled Workers: 230
    Widowers Workers: 175
    Spouses Workers: 50
    Children Workers: 195


(updated 2007)



Phillips County, Arkansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 63.62%
  • Bush & Cheney 35.65%
  • Other 0.73%



(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 Helena City, Arkansas citizens.

Relocation to Phillips County, AR

4.08 % of Phillips County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $22,437

Arkansas Average 7.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Shelby County , TN 0.26 % ($17,222 AGI )
  • Coahoma County , MS 0.23 % ($35,813 AGI )
  • Pulaski County , AR 0.20 % ($10,857 AGI )

Relocation away from Phillips County, AR

6.75 % of Phillips 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 $25,407

Arkansas Average 7.29 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Pulaski County , AR 0.82 % ($36,644 AGI )
  • Shelby County , TN 0.49 % ($27,771 AGI )
  • Craighead County , AR 0.36 % ($16,769 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 Helena City, 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 Helena City, Arkansas directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Helena City, Arkansas

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 2 1 n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 31 16 n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Rape 5 1 n/a 1 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 79 16 n/a 17 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Robbery 10 10 n/a 6 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 157 156 n/a 102 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Assault 40 21 n/a 33 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 628 328 n/a 562 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Burglary 175 197 n/a 213 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 2,749 3,074 n/a 3,626 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Larceny Theft 156 139 n/a 57 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 2,450 2,169 n/a 970 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Vehicle Theft 29 20 n/a 3 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 455 312 n/a 51 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Arson 0 2 n/a 3 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 31 n/a 51 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
14 8 n/a 10 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
90 90 n/a 69 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
52 49 n/a 40 n/a n/a n/a 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)



Jails in Helena City, Arkansas


  • Phillips County Jail


    205 Perry Street, Helena, AR 72342
    Capacity: 110
    Confined: 55
    Avg. Population: 60


(updated 2006)



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