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Demographics Analysis

The people of Portia Town, 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
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

Male:

Under 5 years : 3

5 to 9 years : 10

10 to 14 years : 3

15 to 17 years : 13

18 and 19 years : 2

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 11

30 to 34 years : 14

35 to 39 years : 6

40 to 44 years : 6

45 to 49 years : 22

50 to 54 years : 9

55 to 59 years : 15

60 and 61 years : 11

62 to 64 years : 20

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 5

75 to 79 years : 19

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 8

5 to 9 years : 9

10 to 14 years : 5

15 to 17 years : 19

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 6

25 to 29 years : 6

30 to 34 years : 9

35 to 39 years : 0

40 to 44 years : 24

45 to 49 years : 6

50 to 54 years : 4

55 to 59 years : 43

60 and 61 years : 19

62 to 64 years : 4

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 17

75 to 79 years : 8

80 to 84 years : 6

85 years and over : 4



Median Age By Sex
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

Male : 48

Female : 55



Total Population
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

Total : 366



Population By Race
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

White alone : 363

Black or African American alone : 0

American Indian and Alaska Native alone : 0

Asian alone : 0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone : 0

Some other race alone : 0

Two or more races:

Two races including Some other race : 3

Two races excluding Some other race, and three or more races : 0



Population By Ancestry
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 85

Multiple ancestry : 114

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 167



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 366

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



Place Of Birth By Age
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

Total:

Under 5 years : 11

5 to 17 years : 59

18 to 24 years : 8

25 to 34 years : 40

35 to 44 years : 36

45 to 54 years : 41

55 to 59 years : 58

60 and 61 years : 30

62 to 64 years : 24

65 to 74 years : 22

75 years and over : 37

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 11

5 to 17 years : 53

18 to 24 years : 8

25 to 34 years : 33

35 to 44 years : 12

45 to 54 years : 25

55 to 59 years : 55

60 and 61 years : 30

62 to 64 years : 24

65 to 74 years : 17

75 years and over : 34

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 6

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 7

35 to 44 years : 24

45 to 54 years : 16

55 to 59 years : 3

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 5

75 years and over : 3

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



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 138

Female : 164

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 31

Female : 33

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0



Place Of Birth By Race
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

Born in state of residence : 302

Born in other state in the United States : 61

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 42

Now married, except separated : 143

Divorced : 48

Separated : 0

Widowed : 34

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 5

Now married, except separated : 38

Divorced : 15

Separated : 0

Widowed : 3

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



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

Speak only English : 355

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Yiddish:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Greek:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Serbo-Croatian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Armenian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Persian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Gujarati:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hindi:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Urdu:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Mon-Khmer, Cambodian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hmong:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Thai:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Laotian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Asian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Pacific Island languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Navajo:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hungarian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hebrew:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

African languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0





Total Population In Portia Town, Arkansas (In 2010): 437



Male Population in Portia Town, Arkansas: 194
Female Population in Portia Town, Arkansas: 243



Median Male Resident Age in Portia Town, Arkansas: 45.0
Median Female Resident Age in Portia Town, Arkansas: 48.9



Arkansas Median Age: 37.4



Median Age By Sex in
Portia Town, Arkansas


White


Both sexes

46.9

Male

45.0

Female

49.0

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

41.5

Male

60.5

Female

41.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

15.5

Male

15.5

Female

26.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

47.1

Male

45.1

Female

49.1













Races in Portia Town, Arkansas


  • White: 98.9%
  • African American: 0.0%
  • American Indian: 0.0%
  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0.0%
  • Some Other Race: 0.0%
  • Two or More Races: 1.1%





Ancestries in Portia Town, Arkansas

  • United States Or American: 30.6%
  • Other Groups: 23.8%
  • Irish: 16.7%
  • German: 8.2%
  • Dutch: 5.5%
  • English: 4.6%
  • French (except Basque): 3.6%
  • Scotch-irish: 2.7%
  • Scottish: 1.6%
  • Canadian: 1.4%
  • British: 0.8%
  • French Canadian: 0.5%


Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Portia Town, Arkansas

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 3.76%
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0.75%
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 3.76%
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 8.27%
  • 9th Grade: 9.02%
  • 10th Grade: 4.51%
  • 11th Grade: 1.5%
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1.5%
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 39.85%
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 3.76%
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 9.02%
  • Associate Degree: 6.02%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 3.76%
  • Master's Degree: 4.51%
  • Professional School Degree: 0%
  • Doctorate Degree: 0%

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 3.35%
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0%
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 3.91%
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 14.53%
  • 9th Grade: 6.7%
  • 10th Grade: 7.26%
  • 11th Grade: 2.23%
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 6.15%
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 38.55%
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 2.23%
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 7.26%
  • Associate Degree: 1.12%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 1.68%
  • Master's Degree: 4.47%
  • Professional School Degree: 0%
  • Doctorate Degree: 0.56%








Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Portia Town, 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 Portia Town, Arkansas.

Area Features of Portia Town, Arkansas


Bar


(1) Spring River Shoal  

Building


(1) Hoxie Police Department   (2) Hoxie Volunteer Fire Department   (3) Portia Volunteer Fire Station  

Cemetery


(1) Adams Cemetery   (2) Colberk Cemetery   (3) Crossroad Cemetery   (4) Kissee Cemetery   (5) Lauderdale Cemetery   (6) Portia Cemetery   (7) Sanders Cemetery   (8) Sluder Cemetery   (9) Westphal Cemetery  

Church


(1) Clear Lake Church   (2) Lauderdale Church Historical  

Civil


(1) Township Of Duty  

Lake


(1) Clear Lake   (2) Horner Bay   (3) Portia Bay   (4) Swan Pond   (5) Wilson Lake  

Populated Place


(1) Coffman   (2) Lauratown   (3) Portia   (4) Richwoods  

School


(1) Clear Lake School Historical   (2) Coffman School Historical   (3) Hoxie Elementary School   (4) Hoxie High School   (5) Lauderdale School Historical   (6) Portia School Historical   (7) Ragan School Historical  

Stream


(1) Bay Creek   (2) Coon Creek   (3) Eagle Riffle   (4) Magness Creek   (5) Spring River  

Tower


(1) Khox-fm Hoxie  



Zip Codes in Portia Town, Arkansas

72457




Area Code(s) in Portia Town, Arkansas

870



Current date/time in Portia Town, Arkansas is
May 6, 2013 8:53:15 PM



Elevation in Portia Town, Arkansas is
266.0 ft. (81.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Portia Town, Arkansas

Lat: 36.085273 N        Long: -91.068430 W



Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Portia Town, 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


Travel Time to Work in Portia Town, Arkansas

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.

(4.3%)

5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.

(2.7%)

5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.

(4.9%)

6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.

(16.3%)

6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.

(6.0%)

7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.

(17.4%)

7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.

(12.5%)

8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.

(7.6%)

8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.

(2.2%)

9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.

(3.8%)

10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.

(2.7%)

11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.

(0.0%)

12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.

(9.2%)

4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.

(10.3%)



Means Of Transportation
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 132

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 15

In 3-person carpool : 0

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 : 0

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 0



Time Leaving Home To Go To Work
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. : 9

5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. : 9

5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. : 16

6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. : 18

6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. : 29

7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. : 30

7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. : 24

8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. : 0

8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. : 0

9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. : 0

10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. : 0

11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. : 0

12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. : 10

4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. : 2



Travel Time To Work
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

Less than 5 minutes : 2

5 to 9 minutes : 10

10 to 14 minutes : 20

15 to 19 minutes : 42

20 to 24 minutes : 1

25 to 29 minutes : 28

30 to 34 minutes : 5

35 to 39 minutes : 12

40 to 44 minutes : 9

45 to 59 minutes : 15

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 3



Self-Employment Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

With self-employment income : 7

No self-employment income : 178



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

With Social Security income : 75

No Social Security income : 110



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

With retirement income : 6

No retirement income : 179



Family Income (Annual)
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

Less than $10,000 : 7

$10,000 to $14,999 : 25

$15,000 to $19,999 : 11

$20,000 to $24,999 : 5

$25,000 to $29,999 : 13

$30,000 to $34,999 : 13

$35,000 to $39,999 : 4

$40,000 to $44,999 : 5

$45,000 to $49,999 : 5

$50,000 to $59,999 : 5

$60,000 to $74,999 : 12

$75,000 to $99,999 : 7

$100,000 to $124,999 : 9

$125,000 to $149,999 : 3

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 2



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : 30,385





AM Radio Stations Near
Portia Town, Arkansas

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

FM Radio Stations Near
Portia Town, Arkansas

  • KEGI (100.5 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: Saga Communications Of Arkansas, Llc)
  • KIYS (101.9 FM; Walcott, AR; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KPOC-FM (104.1 FM; Pocahontas, AR; Owner: Combined Media Group, Inc.)
  • KOOU (104.7 FM; Cherokee Village, AR; Owner: Koou, Incorporated)
  • KJLV (105.3 FM; Portia, AR; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KRLW-FM (106.3 FM; Walnut Ridge, AR; Owner: Combined Media Group, Inc.)
  • KDRS-FM (107.1 FM; Paragould, AR; Owner: Mor Media, Inc.)
  • KFIN (107.9 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: East Arkansas Broadcasters Of Jonesboro, Llc)
  • KJSB (88.3 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: Solid Rock Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Walnut Ridge, AR; Owner: American Heritage Media, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Calamine, AR; Owner: Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Egypt, AR; Owner: American Heritage Media, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Egypt, AR; Owner: Jonesboro Seventh-day Adventist Church)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Egypt, AR; Owner: Powerhouse Ministries)
  • KVMN (89.9 FM; Cave City, AR; Owner: Cave City Public Schools)
  • KAOG (90.5 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KASU (91.9 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: Arkansas State University)
  • KSAR (92.3 FM; Hardy, AR; Owner: Bragg Broadcasting Corporation)
  • KBKG (93.5 FM; Reyno, AR; Owner: Shields-adkins Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KWHF (95.9 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: East Arkansas Broadcasters Of Jonesboro, Llc)
  • KFCM (98.3 FM; Hardy, AR; Owner: Kfcm, Inc.)
  • NEW (99.3 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: Flinn Jr, George S)
  • NEW (99.3 FM; Paragould, AR; Owner: Flinn Jr, George S)

TV Broadcast Stations Near
Portia Town, Arkansas

  • KTEJ (Channel 19; Bono, AR; Owner: Arkansas Educational Television Commission)
  • KAIT (Channel 8; Egypt, AR; Owner: Kait License Subsidiary, Llc)


Occupations in
Portia Town, Arkansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 9.6%
  • Service Occupations: 14.4%
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 17.3%
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 5.8%
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 21.2%

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 21.3%
  • Service Occupations: 13.8%
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 40.0%
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0.0%
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0.0%







Number of Farms In
Portia Town, Arkansas: 17 Farms









Airports Certified For Carrier Use Near
Portia Town, Arkansas

  • Walnut Ridge, AR: Walnut Ridge Regional


    (about 8.39 miles; Walnut Ridge, Arkansas; ID: ARG)

  • Jonesboro, AR: Jonesboro Municipal


    (about 29.38 miles; State University, Arkansas; ID: JBR)

  • Kennett, MO: Kennett Airport


    (about 33.32 miles; Lafe, Arkansas; ID: KNT)

  • Batesville, AR: Batesville Regional


    (about 40.82 miles; Desha, Arkansas; ID: BVX)

FAA Airports Near
Portia Town, Arkansas

  • Lawrence Memorial


    (about 5.64 miles; Walnut Ridge, Arkansas; ID: AR20)

  • Walnut Ridge Rgnl


    (about 8.45 miles; Walnut Ridge, Arkansas; ID: ARG)

  • Randolph County Medical Center


    (about 14.67 miles; Pocahontas, Arkansas; ID: AR53)

  • Pocahontas Muni


    (about 12.75 miles; O Kean, Arkansas; ID: M70)

  • Nolan


    (about 31.82 miles; Jonesboro, Arkansas; ID: 4AR9)

  • Keller Airfield


    (about 31.54 miles; Jonesboro, Arkansas; ID: 5AR7)

  • Henley Aerodrome


    (about 26.82 miles; Sulphur Rock, Arkansas; ID: 28AR)

  • Medic One


    (about 29.23 miles; State University, Arkansas; ID: 11AR)

  • Rgnl Medical Center


    (about 26.77 miles; State University, Arkansas; ID: 0AR5)

  • Jonesboro Muni


    (about 29.39 miles; State University, Arkansas; ID: JBR)

Public-Use Airports Near
Portia Town, Arkansas

  • Walnut Ridge, AR: Walnut Ridge Regional


    Airport Code: ARG
    Walnut Ridge, Ar 72476

  • Jonesboro, AR: Jonesboro Municipal


    Airport Code: JBR
    State University, Ar 72467

  • Kennett, MO: Kennett Airport


    Airport Code: KNT
    Lafe, Ar 72436

  • Batesville, AR: Batesville Regional


    Airport Code: BVX
    Desha, Ar 72527



Modes of Transportation in
Portia Town, Arkansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

86.41%

Carpooled

7.07%

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

5.98%

Other Means

0.54%

Worked At Home

0.0%









Housing Analysis

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







Household Type
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 91

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 0

Female householder, no husband present : 35

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 59

Householder not living alone : 0



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

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 : 185



Household Type By Tenure
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 83

Renter-occupied housing units : 8

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 : 12

Renter-occupied housing units : 23

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 19

Renter-occupied housing units : 40



Household Income (Annual)
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

Less than $10,000 : 37

$10,000 to $14,999 : 38

$15,000 to $19,999 : 11

$20,000 to $24,999 : 5

$25,000 to $29,999 : 13

$30,000 to $34,999 : 13

$35,000 to $39,999 : 4

$40,000 to $44,999 : 12

$45,000 to $49,999 : 14

$50,000 to $59,999 : 5

$60,000 to $74,999 : 12

$75,000 to $99,999 : 7

$100,000 to $124,999 : 9

$125,000 to $149,999 : 3

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 2



Housing Units
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

Total : 200



Occupancy Status
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

Occupied : 185

Vacant : 15



Median Number Of Rooms
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

Median number of rooms : 5



Year Structure Built
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 0

Built 1990 to 1999 : 20

Built 1980 to 1989 : 24

Built 1970 to 1979 : 104

Built 1960 to 1969 : 41

Built 1950 to 1959 : 8

Built 1940 to 1949 : 0

Built 1939 or earlier : 3



House Heating Fuel
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

Utility gas : 137

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 3

Electricity : 36

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 9

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0



House Value
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 9

$25,000 to $29,999 : 3

$30,000 to $34,999 : 12

$35,000 to $39,999 : 19

$40,000 to $49,999 : 13

$50,000 to $59,999 : 11

$60,000 to $69,999 : 3

$70,000 to $79,999 : 18

$80,000 to $89,999 : 13

$90,000 to $99,999 : 2

$100,000 to $124,999 : 3

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 0

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 5

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0



Mortgage Status
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

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 : 3

Home equity loan only : 9

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 51

Housing units without a mortgage : 51



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Portia Town, Arkansas : 2009)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : 71,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : 23,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : 38,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : 73,000

Built 1950 to 1959 :

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier :









Percentage of Family Households in
Portia Town, Arkansas: 63.2%

Percentage of Family Households in
Arkansas: 67.6%



Population in Group Quarters in Portia Town, Arkansas

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%







Building Permits in Portia Town, 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 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
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 2 2 $200,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $200,000
2002        
  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
2003        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

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

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 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
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



Median Household Income In 2000 (Portia Town, AR): $21,250
Median Household Income In 2000 (Arkansas): $32,182



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Portia Town): $37,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arkansas): $67,400



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Portia Town): $350
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arkansas): $453



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Portia Town, Arkansas

Utility Gas: 86.6%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.8%
Electricity: 9.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%








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 Portia Town, Arkansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Portia Town, Arkansas

Lawrence County Health Unit


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

Five Rivers Medical Center Home Health


     Address: 1505 North Marr, Pocahontas, Arkansas 72455
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/18/1993

Randolph County Health Unit


     Address: 1300 Pace Road, Pocahontas, Arkansas 72455
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Home Health Professionals & Hospice


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

Craighead County Health Unit


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

Hospitals Close To Portia Town, Arkansas

Lawrence Memorial Hospital


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

Randolph County Medical Center


     Address: 2801 Medical Center Drive, Pocahontas, Arkansas 72455
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

St Bernards Medical Ctr


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

Nea Medical Center


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

"surgical Hospital Of Jonesboro, Llc,the"


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

Nursing Homes Close To Portia Town, Arkansas

Walnut Ridge Nursing & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 1500 West Main, Walnut Ridge, Arkansas 72476
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 68
     Percent Occupied: 57%

Pocahontas Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 105 Country Club Road, Pocahontas, Arkansas 72455
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 71
     Percent Occupied: 73%

Jonesboro Healthcare Center


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

St Bernards Medical Center


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

Skilcare Nursing Center


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



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Portia Town, Arkansas

Name:
Address:
Distance: 0 Miles



Social Security Users in Portia Town, Arkansas

    Retired Workers: 70
    Disabled Workers: 30
    Widowers Workers: 20
    Spouses Workers: 5
    Children Workers: 20





Lawrence County, Arkansas Presidential Election (2004)

  • Kerry & Edwards 53.58%
  • Bush & Cheney 44.61%
  • Other 1.81%





Taxes Analysis

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

Relocation to Lawrence County, AR

6.23 % of Lawrence County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $22,396

Arkansas Average 7.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Randolph County , AR 1.10 % ($20,310 AGI )
  • Craighead County , AR 1.06 % ($28,268 AGI )
  • Greene County , AR 0.34 % ($27,722 AGI )

Relocation away from Lawrence County, AR

7.45 % of Lawrence 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 $25,548

Arkansas Average 7.29 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Craighead County , AR 1.72 % ($27,185 AGI )
  • Randolph County , AR 1.22 % ($24,338 AGI )
  • Greene County , AR 0.62 % ($36,515 AGI )



Income Tax Rates in Arkansas (2008)

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



Sales Tax Rates in Arkansas (2008)

6.00%



Weather Analysis

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Crime Analysis

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Number of Sex Offenders In Arkansas

8,000 Sex Offenders (approximate)








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