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Demographics Analysis

The people of Portland Township, Arkansas give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Portland Township, Arkansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 27

5 to 9 years : 3

10 to 14 years : 23

15 to 17 years : 14

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 3

22 to 24 years : 4

25 to 29 years : 0

30 to 34 years : 9

35 to 39 years : 18

40 to 44 years : 27

45 to 49 years : 17

50 to 54 years : 32

55 to 59 years : 23

60 and 61 years : 26

62 to 64 years : 26

65 and 66 years : 3

67 to 69 years : 6

70 to 74 years : 7

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 14

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 9 years : 11

10 to 14 years : 26

15 to 17 years : 13

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 3

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 0

30 to 34 years : 14

35 to 39 years : 68

40 to 44 years : 4

45 to 49 years : 15

50 to 54 years : 13

55 to 59 years : 77

60 and 61 years : 31

62 to 64 years : 5

65 and 66 years : 3

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 18

75 to 79 years : 20

80 to 84 years : 8

85 years and over : 7


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Portland Township, Arkansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 470

Multiple ancestry : 105

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 43


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 618

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

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

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Portland Township, Arkansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 27

5 to 17 years : 90

18 to 24 years : 10

25 to 34 years : 23

35 to 44 years : 117

45 to 54 years : 77

55 to 59 years : 100

60 and 61 years : 57

62 to 64 years : 31

65 to 74 years : 37

75 years and over : 49

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 2

5 to 17 years : 56

18 to 24 years : 6

25 to 34 years : 1

35 to 44 years : 112

45 to 54 years : 48

55 to 59 years : 100

60 and 61 years : 44

62 to 64 years : 31

65 to 74 years : 37

75 years and over : 43

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 25

5 to 17 years : 34

18 to 24 years : 4

25 to 34 years : 22

35 to 44 years : 5

45 to 54 years : 29

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 6

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Portland Township, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 215

Female : 265

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 67

Female : 71

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Portland Township, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence : 231

Born in other state in the United States : 130

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Portland Township, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 53

Now married, except separated : 270

Divorced : 58

Separated : 16

Widowed : 44

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 12

Now married, except separated : 64

Divorced : 6

Separated : 0

Widowed : 5

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 591


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Portland Township, Arkansas

  • Other Groups: 287   (54.2%)
  • United States Or American: 65   (12.3%)
  • Irish: 48   (9.1%)
  • German: 40   (7.5%)
  • English: 38   (7.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 19   (3.6%)
  • Italian: 14   (2.6%)
  • French Canadian: 10   (1.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 4   (0.8%)
  • Norwegian: 2   (0.4%)
  • Greek: 2   (0.4%)
  • European: 1   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Portland Township, Arkansas is 618



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Portland Township, Arkansas: 282
Female Population in Portland Township, Arkansas: 336


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Portland Township, Arkansas: 49.2
Median Female Resident Age in Portland Township, Arkansas: 55.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Arkansas is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Portland Township, Arkansas


White


Both sexes

47.3

Male

45.9

Female

48.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

45.0

Male

46.3

Female

44.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

27.5

Male

27.5

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

12.5

Male

42.5

Female

10.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

8.5

Male

20.5

Female

5.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

12.5

Male

42.5

Female

10.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

47.3

Male

45.9

Female

48.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Portland Township, Arkansas


  • White: 361
  • African American: 239
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 18



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 12   (5.97%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (1%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 6   (2.99%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 8   (3.98%)
  • 9th Grade: 3   (1.49%)
  • 10th Grade: 12   (5.97%)
  • 11th Grade: 4   (1.99%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 7   (3.48%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 81   (40.3%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 4   (1.99%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 28   (13.93%)
  • Associate Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 25   (12.44%)
  • Master's Degree: 8   (3.98%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 1   (0.5%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 8   (3.38%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 17   (7.17%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 10   (4.22%)
  • 9th Grade: 2   (0.84%)
  • 10th Grade: 8   (3.38%)
  • 11th Grade: 13   (5.49%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 10   (4.22%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 102   (43.04%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 8   (3.38%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 24   (10.13%)
  • Associate Degree: 6   (2.53%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 21   (8.86%)
  • Master's Degree: 8   (3.38%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)







Museums Near Portland Township, Arkansas


  • 3d Center Art & Photography


    1928 Nw Lovejoy St, Portland, OR 97209
    http://www.3dcenter.us

  • Alfa Romeo Owners Of Oregon


    Po Box 10072, Portland, OR 97209

  • American Advertising Museum


    222 Nw 5th Ave Ste 309, Portland, OR 97209

  • Amphibious Forces Memorial Museum Inc


    Po Box 17220, Portland, OR 97217

  • Antique Caterpillar Machinery Museum


    Po Box 3377, Portland, OR 97209

  • Arlington Club Heritage Foundation


    811 Sw Salmon St, Portland, OR 97205
    http://www.thearlingtonclub.com

  • Berry Botanic Garden


    11505 Sw Summerville Ave, Portland, OR 97219
    http://www.berrybot.org

  • Bosco-milligan Foundation


    701 Se Grand Ave, Portland, OR 97214

  • Branch 15 Of The Early Day Gas Engine & Tractor Association


    Po Box 23385, Portland, OR 97223

  • Brownstone Quarum Inc


    Po Box 204, Portland, CT 06480

  • Catlin Gabel School


    8825 Sw Barnes Rd, Portland, OR 97225
    http://www.catlin.edu

  • Celebrate Milwaukie Inc


    2036 Se Washington St, Portland, OR 97222

  • Childrens Museum And Theatre Of Maine


    142 Free St, Portland, ME 04101
    http://www.childrensmuseumofme.org

  • Christian Rock Museum


    10982 Sw Durham Rd - No 48, Portland, OR 97224

  • City Of Portland


    1120 Sw 5th Avenue, Portland, OR 97204
    http://www.portlandonline.com

  • Classic Aircraft Aviation Museum Inc


    Po Box 91430, Portland, OR 97209

  • Colossus Of Boston H 9


    Thomas G Tatoncpa 2367 Congress, Portland, ME 04102

  • Connecticut Cellar Savers Inc


    634 Main St, Portland, CT 06480

  • Conner-bishop Historical Resource Center


    1630 Sw Harbor Way Unit 303, Portland, OR 97201

  • Contemporary Crafts Museum And Gallery


    724 Northwest Davis St, Portland, OR 97209
    http://www.contemporarycrafts.org/

  • Cooley Memorial Art Gallery


    3203 Se Woodstock Blvd, Portland, OR 97202

  • David Douglas Historical Society


    1500 Se 130th Ave, Portland, OR 97233
    http://histsoc.ddouglas.k12.or.us

  • Drake Anchorage Research Collaboration


    3327 Ne Simpson St, Portland, OR 97211

  • Elk Rock Garden Foundation


    Po Box 69244, Portland, OR 97201

  • Ernest Bloch Legacy Foundation


    2309 Sw First Avenue Ste 1744, Portland, OR 97201
    http://www.philanthropy-counsel.com

  • Finnish-american Historical Society Of The West Inc


    Po Box 5522, Portland, OR 97209

  • Freakybuttrue Peculiarium


    2234 Nw Thurman St, Portland, OR 97210
    http://www.peculiarium.com

  • Friends Of Evergreen


    , Portland, ME 04101

  • Friends Of Silcox Hut


    601 Sw Second Avenue Suite 2100, Portland, OR 97204

  • Friends Of Sp 4449 Inc


    Po Box 42486, Portland, OR 97214


* There are 104 more museums in Portland Township, Arkansas not display here.

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Portland Township, Arkansas affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Portland Township, Arkansas.

Area Features of Portland Township, Arkansas


Airport


(1) Beech Creek Airport  

Bridge


(1) Bayou Bartholomew Bridge  

Building


(1) Portland Fire Department   (2) Portland Police Department  

Cemetery


(1) Holly Grove Cemetery   (2) Mount Pleasant Cemetery   (3) Portland Cemetery   (4) Saint Marion Cemetery  

Church


(1) Aulds Church   (2) Brown Chapel   (3) Holly Grove Church   (4) Mount Pleasant Baptist Church   (5) New Liberty Church   (6) New Light Church   (7) New Providence Church   (8) Saint Johns Church   (9) Saint Marion Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Portland   (2) Township Of Portland  

Dam


(1) Wilson Brake Dam   (2) Young Lake Dam  

Lake


(1) Anthony Lake   (2) Sanders Lake   (3) Wilson Brake  

Populated Place


(1) Jackson Historical   (2) Mount Pleasant   (3) Portland   (4) Sunshine  

Reservoir


(1) Wilson Brake Reservoir   (2) Young Lake  

School


(1) Alligator Bluff School Historical   (2) Portland Elementary School   (3) Tillis High School  

Stream


(1) Dry Bayou   (2) Hogpen Creek  

Swamp


(1) Bear Brake   (2) Dean Brake   (3) Holloway Brake  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Portland Township, Arkansas

71663 (pop. 884)


Cities Nearby Portland Township, Arkansas

Portland City, AR  (pop. 511) 1.7 Miles
Montrose Township, AR  (pop. 447) 6.0 Miles
Montrose City, AR  (pop. 447) 6.1 Miles
Parkdale City, AR  (pop. 305) 6.5 Miles
Banner Township, AR  (pop. 55) 6.9 Miles
De Bastrop Township, AR  (pop. 648) 7.1 Miles
Union Township, AR  (pop. 88) 9.5 Miles
Beech Creek Township, AR  (pop. 48) 9.7 Miles
Bayou Township, AR  (pop. 62) 10.2 Miles
Wilmot City, AR  (pop. 739) 11.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Portland Township, Arkansas

870



Elevation in Portland Township, Arkansas is 121.0 ft. (37.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Portland Township, Arkansas

Lat: 33.213062 N        Long: -91.520524 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Portland Township, Arkansas need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Arkansas

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.07 6.95 5.10 7.08 0.00 6.70
  Total Electric Industry 8.07 6.95 5.10 7.08 0.00 6.70
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.10 6.95 5.05 6.83 0.00 6.69
  Total Electric Industry 8.10 6.95 5.05 6.83 0.00 6.69
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.28 7.11 5.02 6.77 0.00 6.71
  Total Electric Industry 8.28 7.11 5.02 6.77 0.00 6.71
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.27 7.04 4.85 6.93 0.00 6.62
  Total Electric Industry 8.27 7.04 4.85 6.93 0.00 6.62
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.07 6.88 4.60 6.46 0.00 6.35
  Total Electric Industry 8.07 6.88 4.60 6.46 0.00 6.35
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.98 6.83 4.51 6.65 0.00 6.27
  Total Electric Industry 7.98 6.83 4.51 6.65 0.00 6.27
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.77 6.74 4.47 6.58 0.00 6.15
  Total Electric Industry 7.77 6.74 4.47 6.58 0.00 6.15
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.80 6.78 4.45 6.61 0.00 6.15
  Total Electric Industry 7.80 6.78 4.45 6.61 0.00 6.15
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.51 5.90 4.16 5.98 0.00 5.78
  Total Electric Industry 7.51 5.90 4.16 5.98 0.00 5.78
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.43 5.82 4.12 6.26 0.00 5.68
  Total Electric Industry 7.43 5.82 4.12 6.26 0.00 5.68
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.45 5.93 4.20 6.39 0.00 5.77
  Total Electric Industry 7.45 5.93 4.20 6.39 0.00 5.77
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.72 6.19 4.43 6.91 0.00 6.05
  Total Electric Industry 7.72 6.19 4.43 6.91 0.00 6.05
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.25 5.68 4.01 6.52 0.00 5.61
  Total Electric Industry 7.25 5.68 4.01 6.52 0.00 5.61
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.24 5.54 4.04 0.00 0.00 5.57
  Total Electric Industry 7.24 5.54 4.04 0.00 0.00 5.57
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 7.36 5.64 4.16 0.00 0.00 5.67
  Total Electric Industry 7.36 5.64 4.16 0.00 0.00 5.67
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 8.00 6.18 4.74 0.00 0.00 6.30
  Total Electric Industry 8.00 6.18 4.74 0.00 0.00 6.30
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 8.85 6.96 5.24 0.00 0.00 6.99
  Total Electric Industry 8.85 6.96 5.24 0.00 0.00 6.99

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Portland Township, Arkansas

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 19   (7.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 16   (5.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 36   (13.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 67   (24.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 56   (20.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 34   (12.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 20   (7.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 13   (4.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 6   (2.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Portland Township, Arkansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 311

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 9

In 3-person carpool : 7

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 : 5

Worked at home : 0


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Portland Township, Arkansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 58

5 to 9 minutes : 48

10 to 14 minutes : 43

15 to 19 minutes : 44

20 to 24 minutes : 54

25 to 29 minutes : 12

30 to 34 minutes : 23

35 to 39 minutes : 9

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 1

60 to 89 minutes : 3

90 or more minutes : 37


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 119

No Social Security income : 184


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 34

No retirement income : 269


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Portland Township, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 7

$20,000 to $24,999 : 65

$25,000 to $29,999 : 1

$30,000 to $34,999 : 26

$35,000 to $39,999 : 13

$40,000 to $44,999 : 6

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 21

$60,000 to $74,999 : 17

$75,000 to $99,999 : 27

$100,000 to $124,999 : 16

$125,000 to $149,999 : 19

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 3


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Portland Township, Arkansas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $39,583


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Portland Township, Arkansas

  • WGVM (1260 AM; 2.4 kW; Greenville, MS; Owner: Wdms, Inc.)
  • WNIX (1330 AM; 1.0 kW; Greenville, MS; Owner: Debut Broadcasting Mississippi, Inc.)
  • KHBM (1430 AM; 1.0 kW; Monticello, AR; Owner: Pines Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KAGH (800 AM; 0.24 kW; Crossett, AR; Owner: Ashley County Broadcasters, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Portland Township, Arkansas

  • WDMS (100.7 FM; Greenville, MS; Owner: Wdms, Inc.)
  • KAVH (101.5 FM; Eudora, AR; Owner: Joel J. Kinlow)
  • WIQQ (102.3 FM; Greenville, MS; Owner: Debut Broadcasting Mississippi, Inc.)
  • KWLT (102.7 FM; Crossett, AR; Owner: Southark Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • KXSA-FM (103.1 FM; Collins, AR; Owner: Pines Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KZYQ (103.5 FM; Jennie, AR; Owner: M.r.s. Ventures, Inc.)
  • KAGH-FM (104.9 FM; Crossett, AR; Owner: Ashley County Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • KRKD (105.7 FM; Collins, AR; Owner: M.r.s. Ventures, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Crossett, AR; Owner: Lighthouse Christian Fellowship)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Eudora, AR; Owner: New Dimensions Development Foundation, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Monticello, AR; Owner: Enterprise Corporation Of The Delta)
  • WLRK (91.5 FM; Collins, AR; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Greenville, MS; Owner: Delta Foundation, Inc.)
  • WBAD (94.3 FM; Greenville, MS; Owner: Interchange Communications, Inc.)
  • KUUZ (95.9 FM; Greenville, MS; Owner: Family Worship Center Church, Inc.)
  • KWCL-FM (96.7 FM; Oak Grove, LA; Owner: Kwcl-fm Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • WBAQ (97.9 FM; Greenville, MS; Owner: Debut Broadcasting Mississippi, Inc.)
  • KHMB (99.5 FM; Fountain Hill, AR; Owner: R&m Broadcasting)
  • KGPQ (99.9 FM; Monticello, AR; Owner: Pines Broadcasting, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Portland Township, Arkansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 53  (34.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 8  (5.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 19  (12.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 28  (18.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 12  (7.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 37  (28.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 37  (28.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 37  (28.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 3  (2.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 50 Farms In Portland Township, Arkansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Portland Township, Arkansas

Home Bank Of Arkansas - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $64.8k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 6

Parkway Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $122.6k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 5

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Portland Township, Arkansas

  • Byerley


    (about 33.0 miles in Lake Providence, Louisiana; Airport Code: FVI)

  • Greenville Mid Delta


    (about 36.1 miles in Metcalfe, Mississippi; Airport Code: GLH)

  • Mid Delta Regional


    (about 36.1 miles in Metcalfe, Mississippi; Airport Code: GLH)

  • Greenville Municipal


    (about 36.1 miles in Metcalfe, Mississippi; Airport Code: GLH)

  • Delhi Municipal


    (about 55.4 miles in Delhi, Louisiana; Airport Code: DQO)

  • Monroe Regional


    (about 57.1 miles in Monroe, Louisiana; Airport Code: MLU)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Portland Township, Arkansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.14%

Carpooled

8.99%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

3.60%

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

3.24%

Other Means

3.24%

Worked At Home

1.80%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Portland Township, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 162

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 0

Female householder, no husband present : 59

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 82

Householder not living alone : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 303


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Portland Township, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 126

Renter-occupied housing units : 36

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 : 59

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 62

Renter-occupied housing units : 20


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Portland Township, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 17

$10,000 to $14,999 : 4

$15,000 to $19,999 : 17

$20,000 to $24,999 : 89

$25,000 to $29,999 : 1

$30,000 to $34,999 : 26

$35,000 to $39,999 : 29

$40,000 to $44,999 : 6

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 21

$60,000 to $74,999 : 17

$75,000 to $99,999 : 31

$100,000 to $124,999 : 23

$125,000 to $149,999 : 19

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 3


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Portland Township, Arkansas)

Total : 322


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Portland Township, Arkansas)

Occupied : 303

Vacant : 19


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Portland Township, Arkansas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Portland Township, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 8

Built 1990 to 1999 : 56

Built 1980 to 1989 : 62

Built 1970 to 1979 : 49

Built 1960 to 1969 : 77

Built 1950 to 1959 : 11

Built 1940 to 1949 : 32

Built 1939 or earlier : 27


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Portland Township, Arkansas)

Utility gas : 229

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 13

Electricity : 61

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Portland Township, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 53

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 20

$30,000 to $34,999 : 8

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 4

$50,000 to $59,999 : 41

$60,000 to $69,999 : 54

$70,000 to $79,999 : 3

$80,000 to $89,999 : 18

$90,000 to $99,999 : 29

$100,000 to $124,999 : 13

$125,000 to $149,999 : 4

$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 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Portland Township, Arkansas)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 0

Home equity loan only : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 129

Housing units without a mortgage : 118


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Portland Township, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $17,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $57,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $65,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $80,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $66,700

Built 1940 to 1949 : $28,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $53,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Portland Township, Arkansas: 63.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Arkansas: 67.6%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Portland Township, AR): $31,023
Median Household Income In 2000 (Arkansas): $32,182


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Portland Township): $35,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arkansas): $67,400


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Portland Township): $292
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arkansas): $453


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Portland Township, Arkansas

Utility Gas: 70.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 4.0%
Electricity: 22.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.8%
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 Portland Township, Arkansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Portland Township, Arkansas

Ashley County Health Unit


     Address: 401 North Cherry Street, Hamburg, Arkansas 71646
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Drew Memorial Hospital Hha


     Address: 778 Scogin Drive, Monticello, Arkansas 71655
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 3/13/1984

Aaa Southeast Ar Drew Co


     Address: 110 East Gains, Monticello, Arkansas 71657
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 1/7/1982

Drew County Health Unit


     Address: 600 C Highway 425 N, Monticello, Arkansas 71655
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Acmc Family Home Health


     Address: 1015 Unity Road, Crossett, Arkansas 71635
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 8/14/1989

Hospitals Close To Portland Township, Arkansas

Drew Memorial Hospital


     Address: 778 Scogin Drive, Monticello, Arkansas 71655
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Ashley County Medical Center


     Address: 1015 Unity Road, Crossett, Arkansas 71635
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

West Carroll Memorial Hospital


     Address: 522 Ross Street, Oak Grove, Louisiana 71263
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Mcgehee Desha County Hospital


     Address: 900 South Third Street, Mcgehee, Arkansas 71654
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Delta Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1400 E Union St, Greenville, Mississippi 38704
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Nursing Homes Close To Portland Township, Arkansas

Dermott City Nursing Home


     Address: 702 West Gaines St, Dermott, Arkansas 71638
     Ownership: Government - City
     Number of Residents: 51
     Percent Occupied: 73%

Golden Livingcenter - Monticello


     Address: 1194 N Chester St, Monticello, Arkansas 71655
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 83
     Percent Occupied: 68%

Monticello Healthcare Center


     Address: 1052 Old Warren Road, Monticello, Arkansas 71655
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 70
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Golden Livingcenter - Crossett


     Address: 1101 Waterwell Rd, Crossett, Arkansas 71635
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 81
     Percent Occupied: 91%

West Carroll Care Center, Inc


     Address: 706 Ross Street, Oak Grove, Louisiana 71263
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 75
     Percent Occupied: 83%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Portland Township, Arkansas

Name: Grand Gulf
Address: PO Box 756; Port Gibson, MS 39150
Distance: 94 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Portland Township, Arkansas

    Retired Workers: 95
    Disabled Workers: 30
    Widowers Workers: 20
    Spouses Workers: 10
    Children Workers: 15


(updated 2007)



Ashley County, Arkansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 45.59%
  • Bush & Cheney 53.65%
  • Other 0.76%



(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 Portland Township, Arkansas citizens.

Relocation to Ashley County, AR

4.49 % of Ashley County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $27,818

Arkansas Average 7.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Drew County , AR 0.40 % ($27,517 AGI )
  • Morehouse Parish , LA 0.35 % ($29,480 AGI )
  • Pulaski County , AR 0.29 % ($15,000 AGI )

Relocation away from Ashley County, AR

5.59 % of Ashley 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 $44,733

Arkansas Average 7.29 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Pulaski County , AR 0.59 % ($45,070 AGI )
  • Drew County , AR 0.44 % ($19,406 AGI )
  • Morehouse Parish , LA 0.34 % ($37,280 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 Portland Township, Arkansas is based on over 50 years of data.















Storms In Portland Township, Arkansas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
03/29/2000, 09:35 pm 0 0 $15K --
03/07/1998, 08:55 am 0 0 $100K --
07/04/1997, 06:50 pm 0 0 $50K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
04/07/2006, 07:20 pm 0 0 $50K --
11/27/2003, 05:52 pm 0 0 $2K --
10/24/2001, 05:55 pm 0 0 $1K --
08/31/2000, 02:05 pm 0 0 $25K --
03/07/1998, 08:55 am 0 0 $75K --
08/20/1997, 04:05 pm 0 0 $2K --
         



Hurricanes And Storms In Portland Township, Arkansas

  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 55 Knots



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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 Portland Township, Arkansas directly or research local government web sites.



Number of Sex Offenders In Arkansas

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
5,864 6,426 7,612 8,099 9,219 10,151 8,996 11,474 12,919 13,813


(updated 2014)



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