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Demographics Analysis

The people of Powell 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
(Powell Township, Arkansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 59

5 to 9 years : 99

10 to 14 years : 118

15 to 17 years : 51

18 and 19 years : 65

20 years : 81

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 10

25 to 29 years : 56

30 to 34 years : 102

35 to 39 years : 56

40 to 44 years : 230

45 to 49 years : 36

50 to 54 years : 69

55 to 59 years : 39

60 and 61 years : 105

62 to 64 years : 71

65 and 66 years : 14

67 to 69 years : 37

70 to 74 years : 26

75 to 79 years : 43

80 to 84 years : 21

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 143

5 to 9 years : 12

10 to 14 years : 80

15 to 17 years : 58

18 and 19 years : 58

20 years : 10

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 54

25 to 29 years : 88

30 to 34 years : 196

35 to 39 years : 61

40 to 44 years : 202

45 to 49 years : 141

50 to 54 years : 53

55 to 59 years : 70

60 and 61 years : 60

62 to 64 years : 56

65 and 66 years : 24

67 to 69 years : 33

70 to 74 years : 24

75 to 79 years : 15

80 to 84 years : 18

85 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Powell Township, Arkansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,578

Multiple ancestry : 404

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 862


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,747

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 15

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 45

Not a U.S. citizen : 37


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Powell Township, Arkansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 202

5 to 17 years : 418

18 to 24 years : 278

25 to 34 years : 442

35 to 44 years : 549

45 to 54 years : 299

55 to 59 years : 109

60 and 61 years : 165

62 to 64 years : 127

65 to 74 years : 158

75 years and over : 97

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 186

5 to 17 years : 329

18 to 24 years : 259

25 to 34 years : 308

35 to 44 years : 370

45 to 54 years : 221

55 to 59 years : 48

60 and 61 years : 131

62 to 64 years : 78

65 to 74 years : 77

75 years and over : 69

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 84

18 to 24 years : 19

25 to 34 years : 123

35 to 44 years : 114

45 to 54 years : 78

55 to 59 years : 61

60 and 61 years : 34

62 to 64 years : 49

65 to 74 years : 81

75 years and over : 28

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 : 15

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 : 16

5 to 17 years : 5

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 11

35 to 44 years : 50

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
(Powell Township, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,043

Female : 1,033

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 307

Female : 364

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 15

Foreign born:

Male : 38

Female : 44


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Powell Township, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence : 2,018

Born in other state in the United States : 647

Native: born outside the United States : 15

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 440

Now married, except separated : 1,018

Divorced : 144

Separated : 0

Widowed : 55

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 73

Now married, except separated : 414

Divorced : 113

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 15

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 11

Now married, except separated : 34

Divorced : 16

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,547

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 40

Speak English less than "very well" : 26

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 29


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Powell Township, Arkansas

  • United States Or American: 381   (26.3%)
  • English: 239   (16.5%)
  • German: 211   (14.6%)
  • Irish: 180   (12.4%)
  • Other Groups: 165   (11.4%)
  • Italian: 64   (4.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 41   (2.8%)
  • Scottish: 38   (2.6%)
  • British: 34   (2.4%)
  • Polish: 26   (1.8%)
  • Arab: 14   (1.0%)
  • Welsh: 11   (0.8%)
  • Norwegian: 10   (0.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 9   (0.6%)
  • Swedish: 8   (0.6%)
  • Dutch: 8   (0.6%)
  • Czech: 7   (0.5%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Powell Township, Arkansas is 2,844



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Powell Township, Arkansas: 1,388
Female Population in Powell Township, Arkansas: 1,456


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Powell Township, Arkansas: 39.8
Median Female Resident Age in Powell Township, Arkansas: 36.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Arkansas is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Powell Township, Arkansas


White


Both sexes

38.9

Male

39.0

Female

38.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

11.5

Male

12.5

Female

11.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

40.5

Male

34.5

Female

41.0

Asian


Both sexes

43.0

Male

30.0

Female

45.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

27.5

Male

24.5

Female

36.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

13.8

Male

17.0

Female

13.7

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.0

Male

20.5

Female

38.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

38.9

Male

39.0

Female

38.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Powell Township, Arkansas


  • White: 2,680
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 8
  • Asian: 61
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 61
  • Two or More Races: 34



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 11   (1.67%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 38   (5.78%)
  • 9th Grade: 49   (7.46%)
  • 10th Grade: 34   (5.18%)
  • 11th Grade: 13   (1.98%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 8   (1.22%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 236   (35.92%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 58   (8.83%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 89   (13.55%)
  • Associate Degree: 24   (3.65%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 82   (12.48%)
  • Master's Degree: 9   (1.37%)
  • Professional School Degree: 6   (0.91%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 6   (0.83%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 8   (1.1%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 47   (6.46%)
  • 9th Grade: 41   (5.64%)
  • 10th Grade: 10   (1.38%)
  • 11th Grade: 17   (2.34%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 41   (5.64%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 280   (38.51%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 46   (6.33%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 117   (16.09%)
  • Associate Degree: 27   (3.71%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 71   (9.77%)
  • Master's Degree: 16   (2.2%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Powell Township, Arkansas

  • Jonesboro School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2506 Southwest Sq, Jonesboro, AR 72401, Phone: (870) 933-5800, Students: 4,942 )

  • Nettleton School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2616 Progress Drive, Jonesboro, AR 72401, Phone: (870) 910-7800, Students: 2,949 )

  • Valley View School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2131 Valley View Dr, Jonesboro, AR 72404, Phone: (870) 935-6200, Students: 1,813 )

  • Westside Cons. School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1630 Hwy 91 W, Jonesboro, AR 72404, Phone: (870) 935-7503, Students: 1,712 )

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

  • Valley View Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 2119 Valley View Dr, Jonesboro, AR 72404, Phone: (870) 935-1910, Students: 1,029 )

  • Nettleton Junior High School


    ( Grades: 7-9, Location: 4208 Chieftain Lane, Jonesboro, AR 72401, Phone: (870) 910-7819, Students: 674 )

  • Westside Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 1834 Hwy 91 W, Jonesboro, AR 72404, Phone: (870) 932-8023, Students: 673 )

  • Annie Camp Jr. High School


    ( Grades: 7-9, Location: 1814 W Nettleton Ave, Jonesboro, AR 72401, Phone: (870) 933-5820, Students: 576 )

  • Douglas Macarthur Jhs


    ( Grades: 7-9, Location: 1615 Wilkins Ave, Jonesboro, AR 72401, Phone: (870) 933-5840, Students: 553 )

  • Philadelphia Elementary School


    ( Grades: 1-5, Location: 213 E Thomas Green, Jonesboro, AR 72401, Phone: (870) 933-5845, Students: 533 )

  • Fox Meadow Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-3, Location: 2305 Fox Meadow Lane, Jonesboro, AR 72401, Phone: (870) 910-7817, Students: 488 )

  • South Elementary School


    ( Grades: 1-5, Location: 1001 Rosemond, Jonesboro, AR 72401, Phone: (870) 933-5850, Students: 447 )

  • Kindergarten Center


    ( Grades: KG-KG, Location: 618 W Nettleton, Jonesboro, AR 72401, Phone: (870) 933-5835, Students: 442 )

  • Hillcrest Elementary School


    ( Grades: 1-5, Location: 1804 Hillcrest Dr, Jonesboro, AR 72401, Phone: (870) 933-5830, Students: 442 )

  • West Elementary School


    ( Grades: 1-5, Location: 1110 Washington Ave, Jonesboro, AR 72401, Phone: (870) 933-5855, Students: 415 )

  • Westside Middle School


    ( Grades: 5-7, Location: 1800 Hwy 91 W, Jonesboro, AR 72404, Phone: (870) 972-5622, Students: 395 )

  • Sixth Grade Academic Center


    ( Grades: 6-6, Location: 1218 Cobb St, Jonesboro, AR 72401, Phone: (870) 933-5825, Students: 369 )

  • Nettleton Intermediate Center


    ( Grades: 4-6, Location: 3801 Vera Strret, Jonesboro, AR 72401, Phone: (870) 910-7809, Students: 357 )

  • Fox Meadow Intermediate Center


    ( Grades: 4-6, Location: 2309 Fox Meadow Ln, Jonesboro, AR 72404, Phone: (870) 910-7812, Students: 281 )

  • University Hgts. Elem. School


    ( Grades: KG-3, Location: 300 Bowling Lane, Jonesboro, AR 72401, Phone: (870) 910-7823, Students: 266 )

  • Nettleton Central Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-3, Location: 2305 Promise Lane, Jonesboro, AR 72401, Phone: (870) 910-7830, Students: 262 )

  • Early Childhood Learning Cntr


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 1307 Flint St, Jonesboro, AR 72401, Phone: (870) 933-5876, Students: 168 )

  • Raider Open Door Acad Charter


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 4109 Race Street, Jonesboro, AR 72401, Phone: (870) 910-7800, Students: 53 )

  • Jonesboro Area Technical Center


    ( Location: 1727 South Main, Jonesboro, AR 72401, Phone: (870) 933-5891, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Powell Township, Arkansas

  • Jonesboro High School


    ( Grades: 10-12, Location: 1730 S Main St, Jonesboro, AR 72401, Phone: (870) 933-5881, Students: 997 )

  • Valley View High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 2118a Valley View Dr, Jonesboro, AR 72404, Phone: (870) 935-6361, Students: 784 )

  • Westside High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 1630 Hwy 91 W, Jonesboro, AR 72404, Phone: (870) 935-7501, Students: 644 )

  • Nettleton High School


    ( Grades: 10-12, Location: 4201 Chieftain Lane, Jonesboro, AR 72401, Phone: (870) 910-7805, Students: 568 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Powell Township, Arkansas

  • Ridgefield Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 3824 Casey Springs Road, Jonesboro, AR 72404, Phone: (870) 932-7540, Students: 289 )

  • Blessed Sacrament School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 720 S Church Street, Jonesboro, AR 72401, Phone: (870) 932-3684, Students: 138 )

  • Concordia Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1812 Rains Street, Jonesboro, AR 72401, Phone: (870) 935-2273, Students: 30 )

  • Montessori School Of Jonesboro


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 300 E Nettleton Avenue, Jonesboro, AR 72401, Phone: (870) 972-1890, Students: 14 )

  • Eastside Baptist Academy


    ( Grades: UG-UG, Location: 2821 Forest Home Road, Jonesboro, AR 72401, Phone: (870) 935-3958, )

Public Libraries (Central) In Powell Township, Arkansas

  • Jonesboro / Craighead County Public Library


    315 West Oak Avenue, Jonesboro, AR 72401

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Powell Township, Arkansas


  • Craighead County Historical Society


    Po Box 1011, Jonesboro, AR 72404
    http://craigheadhistorical.org

  • Craighead County Veterans Monument Foundation


    511 S Main St Room 103, Jonesboro, AR 72401

  • Historical Jonesboro-clayton Co Inc


    Po Box 922, Jonesboro, GA 30236

  • Jonesboro Fire House Museum


    103 W Mill St, Jonesboro, GA 30236

  • Jonesboro Historical Society Inc


    414 S Main St, Jonesboro, IN 46938

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Powell 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 Powell Township, Arkansas.

Area Features of Powell Township, Arkansas


Airport


(1) Disinger-farrville Landing Strip Historical   (2) Jonesboro Municipal Airport   (3) Keller Airfield   (4) Methodist Hospital Of Jonesboro Heliport   (5) Nolan Airport Historical  

Building


(1) Arkansas Game And Fish Commission Law Enforcement Northeast Regional Office   (2) Arkansas Services Center   (3) Arkansas State Police Troop C   (4) Arkansas State University Police Department Jonesboro   (5) Booker T Washington Community Center   (6) Brookland Volunteer Fire Department Greensboro Station   (7) Craighead County And Jonesboro Public Library   (8) Craighead County Courthouse   (9) Craighead County Jail   (10) Craighead County Sheriff S Office   (11) Dean B Ellis Library   (12) Emerson Ambulance Service   (13) Federal Bureau Of Investigation Jonesboro Resident Office   (14) Jonesboro City Hall   (15) Jonesboro Fire Department Station 2   (16) Jonesboro Fire Station 1   (17) Jonesboro Fire Station 3   (18) Jonesboro Fire Station 4   (19) Jonesboro Fire Station 5   (20) Jonesboro Fire Station 6   (21) Jonesboro Police Department   (22) Medic One Ambulance Service Jonesboro   (23) Philadelphia Fire Department Station 1   (24) Philadelphia Fire Department Station 2   (25) Southridge Fire Department Station 1   (26) Southridge Fire Department Station 2   (27) Valley View Fire Department  

Canal


(1) Big Creek Ditch   (2) Black Fork Ditch   (3) Butler Ditch   (4) Caney Ditch   (5) Lateral Number 1   (6) Lateral Number 2 Moores Ditch   (7) Lateral Number 3   (8) Lateral Number 4   (9) Lateral Number 5   (10) Lost Creek Ditch   (11) Main Ditch Number 1   (12) Main Ditch Number 2   (13) Mound Ditch   (14) Viney Slough Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Bishop Cemetery   (2) Caldwell Cemetery   (3) Cooper Cemetery   (4) Culberhouse Cemetery   (5) Gibson Cemetery   (6) Holy Cross Cemetery   (7) Jonesboro Memorial Park Cemetery   (8) Kelly Cemetery   (9) Macedonia Cemetery   (10) Mcdaniel Cemetery   (11) Mount Pisgah Cemetery   (12) Mount Sinai Cemetery   (13) Nettleton Cemetery   (14) New Haven Cemetery   (15) Nober Cemetery   (16) Philadelphia Cemetery   (17) Pine Hill Cemetery   (18) Pleasant Grove Cemetery   (19) Rains Cemetery   (20) Ransom Cemetery   (21) Reliford Cemetery   (22) Rock Hill Cemetery   (23) Sharp Cemetery   (24) Shiloh Cemetery   (25) Straw Floor Cemetery   (26) Temple Of Israel Cemetery   (27) White Cemetery   (28) Woodlawn Cemetery  

Church


(1) Baptist Student Center   (2) Bethany Missionary Baptist Church   (3) Bethel Faith Tabernacle   (4) Big Creek Valley Church   (5) Blessed Sacrement Catholic Church   (6) Caldwell Church   (7) Carter Temple Christian Methodist Episcopal Church   (8) Central Baptist Church   (9) Christian Valley Church   (10) Church Of Christ   (11) Church Of God   (12) County Line Church   (13) Downtown Church Of Christ   (14) East Side Baptist Church   (15) First Assembly Of God Church   (16) First Baptist Church   (17) First Christian Church   (18) First Nazarene Church   (19) First Presbyterian Church   (20) First United Methodist Church   (21) First United Pentecostal Church   (22) Fisher Street Baptist Church   (23) Fisher Street Methodist Church   (24) Forest Home Church   (25) Friendly Hope Baptist Church   (26) Friendship Church   (27) Friendship Missionary Baptist Church   (28) Full Gospel Assembly Church   (29) Gospel Assembly Church   (30) Grace Missionary Church   (31) Hay Memorial Church   (32) Herndon Church   (33) Highland Drive Christian Church   (34) Holy Angels Convent   (35) Huntington Avenue Methodist Church   (36) Immanuel Missionary Church   (37) Jonesboro Christian Church   (38) Jonesboro Freewill Baptist Church   (39) Jonesboro General Baptist Church   (40) Jonesboro Seventh Day Adventist Church   (41) Kellers Chapel   (42) Kingdom Hall Of Jehovahs Witnesses   (43) Macedonia Baptist Church   (44) Mount Carmel United Methodist Church   (45) Mount Pisgah Church   (46) Nettleton Church Of God   (47) Nettleton Methodist Church   (48) New Haven Church   (49) New Haven United Methodist Church   (50) New Hope Baptist Church   (51) North Main Baptist Church   (52) Oak Grove Church   (53) Pentecostal Church   (54) Philadelphia Baptist Church   (55) Pilgrim Church   (56) Pine Hill Church   (57) Pleasant Grove Church   (58) Prospect Church   (59) Reliford Church   (60) Reorganized Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (61) Ridgecrest Baptist Church   (62) Rock Hill Church   (63) Rogers Chapel   (64) Saint Andrews Mission   (65) Saint John Baptist Church   (66) Saint Marks Episcopal Church   (67) Saint Paul Missionary Baptist Church   (68) Saint Pauls African Methodist Episcopal Church   (69) Saint Pauls United Methodist Church   (70) Second Presbyterian Church   (71) Shiloh United Methodist Church   (72) Southwest Church   (73) Strawfloor Church   (74) Temple Church   (75) Union Grove United Methodist Church   (76) United Fellowship Of Jonesboro Church   (77) Walnut Street Baptist Church   (78) Wesleyan Church   (79) Westvale Church   (80) Wood Springs Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Jonesboro   (2) Craighead County   (3) Township Of Gilkerson   (4) Township Of Greenfield   (5) Township Of Jonesboro   (6) Township Of Powell  

Dam


(1) Big Creek Site 13 Dam   (2) Big Creek Site 14 Dam   (3) Big Creek Site 15 Dam   (4) Big Creek Site 16 Dam   (5) Big Creek Site 17 Dam   (6) Big Creek Site 18 Dam   (7) Big Creek Site 19 Dam   (8) Big Creek Site 20 Dam   (9) Big Creek Site 21 Dam   (10) Big Creek Site 22 Dam   (11) Big Creek Site One Dam   (12) Big Pond Dam   (13) Craighead Forest Lake Dam   (14) Mary Simpson Pond Dam   (15) Poinsett Watershed Site 20 Dam   (16) Thompson Lake Dam  

Hospital


(1) Healthsouth Rehabilitation Hospital Jonesboro   (2) Northeast Arkansas Medical Center   (3) Northeast Arkansas Surgery Center   (4) Saint Bernards Behavioral Health Systems   (5) Saint Bernards Medical Center   (6) The Surgical Hospital Of Jonesboro  

Locale


(1) Airport Center Shopping Center   (2) Airport Industrial Park   (3) Arkansas Childrens Colony   (4) Caraway Plaza Shopping Center   (5) Cole Mill Historical   (6) Craig Hills Public Golf Course   (7) Highland Square Shopping Center   (8) Indian Mall Shopping Center   (9) Jonesboro Country Club   (10) Jonesboro Industrial Park   (11) Legacy Landfill   (12) Northeast District Livestock Show And Fairgrounds   (13) West Mart Center Shopping Center  

Park


(1) Craighead Forest County Park   (2) Hope Park   (3) Indian Stadium   (4) Northside Park   (5) Southside Softball Complex   (6) Southwest Park   (7) West Washington Avenue Historic District  

Populated Place


(1) Apt   (2) Buck Snort   (3) Cary   (4) Doss Historical   (5) Fallis   (6) Farrville   (7) Gibson   (8) Gilkerson   (9) Glendale   (10) Jonesboro   (11) Jonesboro Junction   (12) Mulligan   (13) Nettleton   (14) Philadelphia   (15) Pleasant Grove   (16) Ridge   (17) Sterling Springs   (18) Valley View   (19) Whitburg Historical  

Post Office


(1) Jonesboro Post Office   (2) Nettleton Post Office   (3) State University Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Big Creek Site 13 Reservoir   (2) Big Creek Site 14 Reservoir   (3) Big Creek Site 15 Reservoir   (4) Big Creek Site 16 Reservoir   (5) Big Creek Site 17 Reservoir   (6) Big Creek Site 18 Reservoir   (7) Big Creek Site 19 Reservoir   (8) Big Creek Site 20 Reservoir   (9) Big Creek Site 21 Reservoir   (10) Big Creek Site 22 Reservoir   (11) Big Creek Site One Reservoir   (12) Big Pond   (13) Craighead Forest Lake   (14) Farmers Lake   (15) Keller Lake   (16) Mary Simpson Pond   (17) Poinsett Watershed Site 20 Reservoir   (18) Thompson Lake  

School


(1) Annie Camp Junior High School   (2) Annie Camp Middle School   (3) Arkansas State University   (4) Blessed Sacrement School   (5) Booker T Washington School Historical   (6) Casey School Historical   (7) Clinton School Historical   (8) Douglas Macarthur Junior High School   (9) Edgewood School Historical   (10) Enterprise School Historical   (11) Forest Home School Historical   (12) Fox Meadow Elementary School   (13) Fox Meadow Intermediate Center   (14) Gilkerson School Historical   (15) Gray Memorial School   (16) Hillcrest Elementary School   (17) Hope School Historical   (18) Jonesboro Academy Historical   (19) Jonesboro Baptist College Historical   (20) Jonesboro High School   (21) Kindergarten Center School   (22) Mcarthur Middle School   (23) Nettleton Central Elementary School   (24) Nettleton Elementary School   (25) Nettleton High School   (26) Nettleton Intermediate Center School   (27) Nettleton Junior High School   (28) Nettleton Middle School   (29) New Harmony School Historical   (30) New Haven School Historical   (31) New Hope School Historical   (32) North Elementary School   (33) Oak Hill School Historical   (34) Oak Valley School Historical   (35) Philadelphia Elementary School   (36) Pine View School Historical   (37) Pisgah School Historical   (38) Pleasant Grove School Historical   (39) Pleasant Hill School Historical   (40) Prairie Grove School Historical   (41) Prospect School   (42) Raider Open Door Academy   (43) Ridge Station School Historical   (44) Rock Hill School Historical   (45) Rogers School Historical   (46) Shady Grove School Historical   (47) Sixth Grade Academic Center School   (48) South Elementary School   (49) Special School For Handicapped Children   (50) Tuggle School   (51) University Heights Elementary School   (52) University Hieghts Elementary School   (53) Valley View Elementary School   (54) Valley View High School   (55) Valley View Junior High School Historical   (56) West Elementary School   (57) Woodland College Historical  

Stream


(1) Bridger Creek   (2) Christian Creek   (3) Davis Branch   (4) Higginbottom Creek   (5) Kirksey Creek   (6) Lost Creek   (7) Murray Creek   (8) Rogers Branch   (9) Shelton Creek   (10) Steep Cut Creek  

Tower


(1) Kasu-fm Jonesboro   (2) Kbtm-am Jonesboro   (3) Kdez-fm Jonesboro   (4) Kfin-fm Jonesboro   (5) Kjbr-fm Jonesboro   (6) Knea-am Jonesboro  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Powell Township, Arkansas

72401 (pop. 47,422) 72404 (pop. 16,546)


Cities Nearby Powell Township, Arkansas

Herndon Township, AR  (pop. 1,580) 3.4 Miles
Poland Township, AR  (pop. 1,653) 4.3 Miles
Salem Township, AR  (pop. 709) 4.6 Miles
Brookland Township, AR  (pop. 2,723) 5.0 Miles
Brookland Town, AR  (pop. 1,434) 5.0 Miles
Jonesboro Township, AR  (pop. 51,091) 7.8 Miles
Big Creek Township, AR  (pop. 4,808) 8.2 Miles
Bono City, AR  (pop. 2,031) 8.3 Miles
Jonesboro City, AR  (pop. 70,378) 8.3 Miles
Shady Grove Township, AR  (pop. 169) 8.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Powell Township, Arkansas

870



Elevation in Powell Township, Arkansas is 420.0 ft. (128.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Powell Township, Arkansas

Lat: 35.944409 N        Long: -90.654169 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 51   (5.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 44   (4.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 38   (4.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 85   (9.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 113   (12.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 160   (17.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 170   (18.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 109   (11.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 7   (0.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 34   (3.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 8   (0.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 65   (7.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 50   (5.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Powell Township, Arkansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,175

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 23

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 27

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 : 8

Worked at home : 217


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Powell Township, Arkansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 0

5 to 9 minutes : 44

10 to 14 minutes : 143

15 to 19 minutes : 337

20 to 24 minutes : 418

25 to 29 minutes : 79

30 to 34 minutes : 159

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 0

60 to 89 minutes : 10

90 or more minutes : 43


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 307

No Social Security income : 698


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 159

No retirement income : 846


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Powell Township, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 40

$10,000 to $14,999 : 6

$15,000 to $19,999 : 23

$20,000 to $24,999 : 24

$25,000 to $29,999 : 43

$30,000 to $34,999 : 44

$35,000 to $39,999 : 41

$40,000 to $44,999 : 52

$45,000 to $49,999 : 33

$50,000 to $59,999 : 115

$60,000 to $74,999 : 150

$75,000 to $99,999 : 178

$100,000 to $124,999 : 46

$125,000 to $149,999 : 37

$150,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $57,431


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Powell Township, Arkansas

  • KBTM (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; State University, AR; Owner: East Arkansas Broadcasters Of Jonesboro, Llc)
  • KNBY (1280 AM; 1.0 kW; Diaz, AR; Owner: Newport Broadcasting Company)
  • KRLW (1320 AM; 1.0 kW; Walnut Ridge, 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 Powell Township, Arkansas

  • KEGI (100.5 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: Saga Communications Of Arkansas, Llc)
  • KIYS (101.9 FM; Walcott, AR; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KCJF (103.9 FM; Birdeye, AR; Owner: Catherine Joanna Flinn)
  • KDXY (104.9 FM; Bay, AR; Owner: Saga Communications Of Arkansas, Llc)
  • KJLV (105.3 FM; Portia, AR; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KRLW-FM (106.3 FM; Walnut Ridge, AR; Owner: Combined Media Group, Inc.)
  • KJBX (106.7 FM; Bay, AR; Owner: Saga Communications Of Arkansas, Llc)
  • 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 (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)
  • KXRL (90.1 FM; Birdeye, AR; Owner: Priority Radio, Inc.)
  • KAOG (90.5 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KASU (91.9 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: Arkansas State University)
  • KJBR (93.7 FM; Marked Tree, AR; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KWHF (95.9 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: East Arkansas Broadcasters Of Jonesboro, Llc)
  • 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 Powell Township, Arkansas

  • KTEJ (Channel 19; Bono, AR; Owner: Arkansas Educational Television Commission)
  • KVTJ (Channel 48; Trumann, AR; Owner: Agape Church, Inc.)
  • KAIT (Channel 8; Egypt, AR; Owner: Kait License Subsidiary, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Powell Township, Arkansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 88  (15.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 98  (17.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 111  (19.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 110  (19.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 144  (33.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 72  (16.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 140  (32.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 1  (0.2%)


(updated 2010)





There are 510 Farms In Powell Township, Arkansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Powell Township, Arkansas

Centennial Bank - 7 Branches


    Bank Assets: $46.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 166

Heritage Bank, National Association - 6 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.7m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 10

Bancorpsouth Bank - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $51.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 259

Iberiabank - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $60.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 183

Simmons First National Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $11.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 91

Regions Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $353.8m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,673

Focus Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2m
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 12

First National Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.4m
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 191

First Security Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 118

Bank Of America, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.9b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5,094

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Powell Township, Arkansas

  • Jonesboro Municipal


    (about 7.8 miles in Jonesboro, Arkansas; Airport Code: JBR)

  • Kirk Field


    (about 11.6 miles in Paragould, Arkansas; Airport Code: PGR)

  • Walnut Ridge Regional


    (about 19.7 miles in Walnut Ridge, Arkansas; Airport Code: ARG)

  • Kennett Memorial


    (about 39.6 miles in Kennett, Missouri; Airport Code: KNT)

  • Blytheville AFB


    (about 39.6 miles in Blytheville, Arkansas; Airport Code: BYH)

  • Arkansas International


    (about 39.6 miles in Blytheville, Arkansas; Airport Code: BYH)

  • Blytheville Municipal


    (about 46.1 miles in Blytheville, Arkansas; Airport Code: HKA)

  • Hayes Field


    (about 56.3 miles in Broseley, Missouri; Airport Code: POF)

  • Batesville Regional


    (about 57.6 miles in Desha, Arkansas; Airport Code: BVX)

  • Malden Regional


    (about 58.3 miles in Malden, Missouri; Airport Code: MAW)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Powell Township, Arkansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

83.99%

Carpooled

12.89%

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

0.0%

Other Means

0.21%

Worked At Home

2.91%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 695

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 19

Female householder, no husband present : 127

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 85

Householder not living alone : 79


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 45

Female householder and female partner : 17

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 943


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Powell Township, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 656

Renter-occupied housing units : 39

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 12

Renter-occupied housing units : 7

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 80

Renter-occupied housing units : 47

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 94

Renter-occupied housing units : 70


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Powell Township, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 50

$10,000 to $14,999 : 26

$15,000 to $19,999 : 31

$20,000 to $24,999 : 37

$25,000 to $29,999 : 58

$30,000 to $34,999 : 93

$35,000 to $39,999 : 41

$40,000 to $44,999 : 68

$45,000 to $49,999 : 49

$50,000 to $59,999 : 115

$60,000 to $74,999 : 150

$75,000 to $99,999 : 195

$100,000 to $124,999 : 46

$125,000 to $149,999 : 37

$150,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Powell Township, Arkansas)

Total : 1,086


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Powell Township, Arkansas)

Occupied : 1,005

Vacant : 81


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Powell Township, Arkansas)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Powell Township, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later : 96

Built 2000 to 2004 : 220

Built 1990 to 1999 : 464

Built 1980 to 1989 : 168

Built 1970 to 1979 : 71

Built 1960 to 1969 : 55

Built 1950 to 1959 : 0

Built 1940 to 1949 : 12

Built 1939 or earlier : 0


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Powell Township, Arkansas)

Utility gas : 75

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 291

Electricity : 591

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 48

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Powell Township, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 10

$10,000 to $14,999 : 15

$15,000 to $19,999 : 9

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 13

$35,000 to $39,999 : 29

$40,000 to $49,999 : 40

$50,000 to $59,999 : 50

$60,000 to $69,999 : 24

$70,000 to $79,999 : 88

$80,000 to $89,999 : 22

$90,000 to $99,999 : 34

$100,000 to $124,999 : 94

$125,000 to $149,999 : 220

$150,000 to $174,999 : 69

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 83

$250,000 to $299,999 : 12

$300,000 to $399,999 : 17

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 13

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Powell 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 : 29

Home equity loan only : 63

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 487

Housing units without a mortgage : 263


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $90,000

Built 2000 to 2004 : $130,400

Built 1990 to 1999 : $125,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $133,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $80,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $46,500

Built 1950 to 1959 :

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier :


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Powell Township, Arkansas: 80.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Arkansas: 67.6%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Powell Township, Arkansas

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Powell Township, 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 322 322 $32,186,879
  Two Family 2 4 $225,324
  Three and Four Family 30 119 $3,762,702
  Five or More Family 24 368 $15,411,842
  Total

378 813 $51,586,747
2000        
  Single Family 246 246 $27,487,639
  Two Family 3 6 $493,752
  Three and Four Family 3 12 $425,800
  Five or More Family 1 16 $320,000
  Total

253 280 $28,727,191
2001        
  Single Family 343 343 $35,923,614
  Two Family 12 24 $1,513,480
  Three and Four Family 6 24 $1,167,912
  Five or More Family 3 24 $1,008,000
  Total

364 415 $39,613,006
2002        
  Single Family 428 428 $45,378,180
  Two Family 5 10 $603,792
  Three and Four Family 7 24 $1,145,052
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

440 462 $47,127,024
2003        
  Single Family 472 472 $50,028,275
  Two Family 6 12 $732,520
  Three and Four Family 15 47 $1,127,118
  Five or More Family 9 78 $2,847,735
  Total

502 609 $54,735,648
2004        
  Single Family 458 458 $51,007,914
  Two Family 1 2 $81,328
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $150,000
  Five or More Family 4 26 $2,188,092
  Total

464 490 $53,427,334
2005        
  Single Family 407 407 $47,699,591
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 5 20 $807,912
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

412 427 $48,507,503
2006        
  Single Family 448 448 $42,598,369
  Two Family 1 2 $396,000
  Three and Four Family 12 45 $1,762,160
  Five or More Family 4 96 $3,600,000
  Total

465 591 $48,356,529


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Powell Township, AR): $42,063
Median Household Income In 2000 (Arkansas): $32,182


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Powell Township): $76,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arkansas): $67,400


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Powell Township): $404
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arkansas): $453


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Powell Township, Arkansas

Utility Gas: 3.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 53.9%
Electricity: 31.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 7.7%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 1.6%
No Fuel Used: 1.0%


(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 Powell Township, Arkansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Powell Township, Arkansas

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 592 $1,870,226 56 $45,218 5,798 $37,910 $7.80
Financial Administration 16 $54,174 0 $0 0 $40,631 --
Other Government Administration 8 $33,210 15 $9,040 1,200 $49,815 $7.53
Judicial and Legal 3 $13,058 0 $0 0 $52,232 --
Police Protection - Officers 112 $355,688 0 $0 0 $38,109 --
Police - Other 8 $18,034 4 $3,902 510 $27,051 $7.65
Firefighters 112 $343,378 0 $0 0 $36,791 --
Fire - Other 2 $4,282 0 $0 0 $25,692 --
Correction 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Streets and Highways 66 $175,592 4 $4,208 558 $31,926 $7.54
Health 6 $14,106 0 $0 0 $28,212 --
Solid Waste Management 35 $82,114 0 $0 0 $28,153 --
Sewerage 32 $103,934 0 $0 0 $38,975 --
Parks and Recreation 17 $47,114 22 $17,484 2,280 $33,257 $7.67
Water Supply 39 $133,346 0 $0 0 $41,030 --
Electric Power 108 $411,074 3 $2,702 318 $45,675 $8.50
Transit 3 $6,866 0 $0 0 $27,464 --
Other and Unallocable 25 $74,256 8 $7,882 932 $35,643 $8.46

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Powell Township, Arkansas

Craighead County Health Unit


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

St Bernards Home Care


     Address: 1726 Marie Circle, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 1/27/1982

Extended Family Enterprises


     Address: 2710 Phillips Drive, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/25/1982

Home Health Professionals & Hospice


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

Poinsett County Health Unit


     Address: 119 North Main, Harrisburg, Arkansas 72432
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Hospitals Close To Powell Township, Arkansas

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

Lawrence Memorial Hospital


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

Arkansas Methodist Medical Center


     Address: 900 West Kingshighway, Paragould, Arkansas 72450
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Powell Township, Arkansas

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%

Ridgecrest Health And Rehabilitation


     Address: 3016 N. Church Street, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 65
     Percent Occupied: 78%

St Elizabeth's Place


     Address: 3010 Middlefield Drive, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 101
     Percent Occupied: 92%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Powell Township, Arkansas

Name: Arkansas Nuclear
Address: 1448 SR 333; Russellville, AR 72801
Distance: 147 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Powell Township, Arkansas

    Retired Workers: 6,770
    Disabled Workers: 2,320
    Widowers Workers: 1,205
    Spouses Workers: 545
    Children Workers: 1,295


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Powell Township, Arkansas


Charges


Sewerage: $3,761,000
Solid Waste Management: $814,000
All Other: $466,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $4,913,000
Electric Utilities: $98,408,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Highways: $30,000
All Other: $2,436,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $971,000
Highways: $2,824,000
All Other: $636,000


Local Intergovernmental


General Support: $8,983,000


Current Operations


Air Transportation: $183,000
Financial Administration: $2,408,000
Fire Protection: $5,149,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $730,000
Central Staff Services: $292,000
General Public Buildings: $219,000
Health Services - Other: $400,000
Regular Highways: $6,095,000
Housing & Community Development: $10,000
Parks & Recreation: $3,347,000
Police Protection: $8,179,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $910,000
Sewerage: $2,617,000
Solid Waste Management: $4,762,000
General - Other: $1,280,000
Water Utilities: $3,639,000
Electric Utilities: $71,942,000


Construction


Air Transportation: $1,647,000
Regular Highways: $2,032,000
Sewerage: $2,105,000
Water Utilities: $1,815,000
Electric Utilities: $6,331,000


General


Interest On Debt: $16,298,000


Electric Utilities


Interest On Debt: $2,273,000


Tax


Property: $2,765,000
Total General Sales: $12,136,000
Public Utilities: $1,364,000
Other Selective Sales: $115,000
Other License: $1,210,000


Miscellaneous


Special Assessments: $1,574,000
Interest Earnings: $19,951,000
Fines & Forfeits: $1,851,000
General Revenue, Nec: $2,054,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $273,250,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $94,145,000


Employee Retirement


Local Employee Contribution: $11,000
From Local Government: $540,000
From Other Government: $145,000
Interest Revenue: $775,000
Benefit Payments: $827,000
Total Cash & Deposits: $740,000
Total Federal Securities: $2,309,000
Total Other Securities: $2,920,000
Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $450,000
Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $4,683,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $22,552,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,959,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,782,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $44,102,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Industrial Revenue: $271,930,000
Unspecified Public Purpose: $50,925,000


Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $300,000


Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $271,630,000


(updated 2006)



Craighead County, Arkansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 45.85%
  • Bush & Cheney 53.08%
  • Other 1.07%



(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 Powell Township, Arkansas citizens.

Relocation to Craighead County, AR

8.33 % of Craighead County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $30,218

Arkansas Average 7.98 %

0.09 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $12,000

Arkansas Average 0.12 %

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

  • Poinsett County , AR 0.69 % ($22,402 AGI )
  • Greene County , AR 0.62 % ($27,721 AGI )
  • Mississippi County , AR 0.55 % ($29,113 AGI )

Relocation away from Craighead County, AR

7.17 % of Craighead 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 $28,810

Arkansas Average 7.29 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Greene County , AR 0.75 % ($32,474 AGI )
  • Poinsett County , AR 0.67 % ($25,288 AGI )
  • Pulaski County , AR 0.44 % ($36,911 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 Powell Township, Arkansas is based on over 50 years of data.















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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Powell Township, Arkansas directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Powell Township, Arkansas

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a 2 4 n/a 2 3 5 5 1 2 1 4 2
    per 100,000 n/a 4 7 n/a 3 5 8 8 2 3 1 6 3
Rape n/a 8 12 n/a 27 39 30 32 27 22 44 21 36
    per 100,000 n/a 14 21 n/a 45 65 49 50 42 33 65 31 51
Robbery n/a 72 107 n/a 101 88 92 89 74 56 81 78 58
    per 100,000 n/a 128 187 n/a 170 147 150 139 114 83 120 113 82
Assault n/a 179 209 n/a 351 337 206 152 194 215 207 192 217
    per 100,000 n/a 318 365 n/a 591 561 337 237 299 319 305 279 305
Burglary n/a 507 875 n/a 1,397 1,579 1,419 1,269 1,221 1,213 1,276 1,166 979
    per 100,000 n/a 901 1,529 n/a 2,353 2,630 2,319 1,977 1,880 1,800 1,883 1,695 1,377
Larceny Theft n/a 2,324 2,359 n/a 2,154 2,080 1,993 1,853 1,772 1,619 1,968 1,889 1,930
    per 100,000 n/a 4,130 4,123 n/a 3,628 3,465 3,257 2,887 2,729 2,403 2,904 2,745 2,714
Vehicle Theft n/a 160 143 n/a 168 148 114 105 104 69 103 102 86
    per 100,000 n/a 284 250 n/a 283 247 186 164 160 102 152 148 121
Arson n/a 4 7 n/a 6 7 12 17 10 9 15 12 12
    per 100,000 n/a 7 12 n/a 10 12 20 26 15 13 22 17 17
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a 65 83 n/a 120 117 83 70 74 74 83 74 78
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a 749 846 n/a 931 954 885 811 777 728 841 792 752
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a 407 465 n/a 526 535 484 440 425 401 462 433 415


(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 Powell Township, Arkansas


  • Craighead County Detention Center


    901 Willett Road, Jonesboro, AR 72401
    Capacity: 335
    Confined: 249
    Avg. Population: 231
    Year Built: 1990
    Year Renovated: 2006


(updated 2006)



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