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Demographics Analysis

The people of Velvet Ridge 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
(Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 9 years : 32

10 to 14 years : 36

15 to 17 years : 33

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 0

30 to 34 years : 4

35 to 39 years : 20

40 to 44 years : 119

45 to 49 years : 27

50 to 54 years : 35

55 to 59 years : 30

60 and 61 years : 26

62 to 64 years : 0

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 21

75 to 79 years : 14

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 14

5 to 9 years : 39

10 to 14 years : 79

15 to 17 years : 9

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 4

25 to 29 years : 68

30 to 34 years : 19

35 to 39 years : 37

40 to 44 years : 16

45 to 49 years : 33

50 to 54 years : 35

55 to 59 years : 56

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 0

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 10

70 to 74 years : 10

75 to 79 years : 14

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 10


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 357

Multiple ancestry : 322

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 184


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 841

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 22

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 14

5 to 17 years : 228

18 to 24 years : 4

25 to 34 years : 91

35 to 44 years : 192

45 to 54 years : 130

55 to 59 years : 86

60 and 61 years : 39

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 41

75 years and over : 38

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 133

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 23

35 to 44 years : 192

45 to 54 years : 78

55 to 59 years : 41

60 and 61 years : 26

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 33

75 years and over : 38

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 14

5 to 17 years : 95

18 to 24 years : 4

25 to 34 years : 68

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 37

55 to 59 years : 38

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 8

75 years and over : 0

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 : 15

55 to 59 years : 7

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
(Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 338

Female : 226

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 37

Female : 240

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 22

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence : 564

Born in other state in the United States : 209

Native: born outside the United States : 22

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 46

Now married, except separated : 308

Divorced : 109

Separated : 0

Widowed : 10

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 4

Now married, except separated : 58

Divorced : 95

Separated : 0

Widowed : 11

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 15

Now married, except separated : 7

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)
(Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas)

Speak only English : 849


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas

  • Other Groups: 143   (29.1%)
  • United States Or American: 103   (21.0%)
  • English: 84   (17.1%)
  • Irish: 68   (13.8%)
  • German: 41   (8.4%)
  • French Canadian: 27   (5.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 12   (2.4%)
  • Dutch: 7   (1.4%)
  • Welsh: 6   (1.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas is 863



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas: 397
Female Population in Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas: 466


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas: 41.8
Median Female Resident Age in Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas: 37.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Arkansas is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas


White


Both sexes

39.7

Male

38.4

Female

40.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

63.5

Male

56.5

Female

63.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

51.5

Male

55.5

Female

45.0

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

19.5

Male

19.0

Female

21.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

14.8

Male

14.0

Female

15.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

19.0

Male

18.0

Female

20.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

39.7

Male

38.4

Female

40.6


(updated 2010)



Races in Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas


  • White: 795
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 68



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 4   (1.79%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 24   (10.71%)
  • 9th Grade: 39   (17.41%)
  • 10th Grade: 12   (5.36%)
  • 11th Grade: 3   (1.34%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 12   (5.36%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 66   (29.46%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 12   (5.36%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 43   (19.2%)
  • Associate Degree: 9   (4.02%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 4   (1.73%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 30   (12.99%)
  • 9th Grade: 19   (8.23%)
  • 10th Grade: 32   (13.85%)
  • 11th Grade: 14   (6.06%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 86   (37.23%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 4   (1.73%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 7   (3.03%)
  • Associate Degree: 16   (6.93%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 13   (5.63%)
  • Master's Degree: 6   (2.6%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas

  • Bradford School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 60, Bradford, AR 72020, Phone: (501) 344-2707, Students: 564 )

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

  • Bradford Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: P.o. Box 60, Bradford, AR 72020, Phone: (501) 344-8245, Students: 306 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas

  • Bradford High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: P.o. Box 60, Bradford, AR 72020, Phone: (501) 344-2607, Students: 258 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas

  • Trinity Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 190, Bradford, AR 72020, Phone: (501) 344-2764, Students: 51 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas

  • Bradford Public Library


    308 W. Walnut, Bradford, AR 72020

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas


  • Born To Be Wild Nature Center


    45 Vars Lane, Bradford, RI 02808

  • Bradford Academy Woods School Building Preservation Fund Inc


    Po Box 0504, Bradford, VT 05033

  • Bradford Heritage Museum And Historical Society


    1163 Main Road, Bradford, ME 04410

  • Bradford Historical Society


    Po Box 551, Bradford, NH 03221

  • Bradford Historical Society


    Po Box 301, Bradford, VT 05033

  • Bradford Landmark Society


    45 E Corydon St, Bradford, PA 16701
    http://www.bradfordlandmark.org

  • Bradford Ohio Railroad Museum Inc


    Po Box 101, Bradford, OH 45308

  • Charleston Historical Society


    170 Charleston Rd, Bradford, ME 04410

  • Historical Society Of Bradford Inc


    11245 Covington Bradford Rd, Bradford, OH 45308

  • John B Curtis Free Public Lib


    Rr 2 Box 362, Bradford, ME 04410

  • Penn Brad Historical Oil Well Corporation


    50 Parkway Ln, Bradford, PA 16701

  • Penn Brad Oil Museum


    901 South Ave, Bradford, PA 16701
    http://www.pennbradoilmuseum.com

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Velvet Ridge 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 Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas.

Area Features of Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas


Building


(1) Bradford Fire Department   (2) Bradford Police Department   (3) Bradford Volunteer Fire Department   (4) Velvet Ridge Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Bethlehem Cemetery   (2) Goad Cemetery   (3) Heard Cemetery   (4) Hickman Cemetery   (5) Mcknight Cemetery   (6) Oakland Cemetery   (7) Scantlin Cemetery   (8) Smith Cemetery   (9) Velvet Ridge Cemetery  

Church


(1) Church Of Christ   (2) Friendship Church   (3) Mount Carmel Church   (4) Oakland Church   (5) Sunnyside Church   (6) Velvet Ridge Church Of God  

Civil


(1) City Of Bradford   (2) Township Of Barren   (3) Township Of Denmark   (4) Township Of Liberty   (5) Township Of Velvet Ridge  

Cliff


(1) Wildcat Bluff  

Dam


(1) Doctor Jacksons Lake Dam   (2) Masons Reservoir Dam   (3) Ranson Lake Dam   (4) Smith Lake One Dam  

Lake


(1) Bradford Lake   (2) Bright Lake   (3) Grinnell Pond   (4) Hopspinike Lake   (5) Mcdougal Lake   (6) Mica Lake   (7) Otto Lake  

Locale


(1) Mcdougal Place  

Populated Place


(1) Adelaide Historical   (2) Bradford   (3) Denmark   (4) Grand Glaise   (5) Heffington   (6) Possum Grape   (7) Velvet Ridge  

Reservoir


(1) Doctor Jacksons Lake   (2) Masons Reservoir   (3) Ranson Lake   (4) Smith Lake One  

Ridge


(1) Tucker Ridge  

School


(1) Bradford Elementary School   (2) Bradford High School  

Stream


(1) Bullock Branch   (2) Caplener Branch   (3) Fussy Branch   (4) Hickman Branch   (5) Hopspinike Slough   (6) Hurricane Branch   (7) Long Branch   (8) Oats Creek   (9) Sugar Creek   (10) Whippoorwill Branch  

Summit


(1) Boyce Hill   (2) Mason Hill   (3) Round Mountain   (4) Short Mountain   (5) Soapstone Hill   (6) Throckmorton Hill  

Swamp


(1) Twin Ponds  

Valley


(1) Gray Hollow   (2) Sinclair Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas

72020 (pop. 4,514)


Cities Nearby Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas

Coldwell Township, AR  (pop. 907) 3.1 Miles
Russell Town, AR  (pop. 226) 4.8 Miles
Denmark Township, AR  (pop. 406) 5.3 Miles
Bradford City, AR  (pop. 1,052) 6.4 Miles
Bald Knob City, AR  (pop. 3,375) 7.0 Miles
Bald Knob Township, AR  (pop. 4,247) 7.3 Miles
Hartsell Township, AR  (pop. 660) 7.8 Miles
Hill Township, AR  (pop. 305) 8.8 Miles
Pleasant Plains Town, AR  (pop. 393) 10.1 Miles
Judsonia City, AR  (pop. 2,137) 10.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas

501



Elevation in Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas is 505.0 ft. (154.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas

Lat: 35.413051 N        Long: -91.567568 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 22   (7.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 28   (9.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 27   (8.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 27   (8.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 57   (18.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 36   (11.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 66   (21.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 15   (4.9%)
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.   : 27   (8.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 0   (0.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 124

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 47

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 : 188


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 0

5 to 9 minutes : 0

10 to 14 minutes : 0

15 to 19 minutes : 0

20 to 24 minutes : 50

25 to 29 minutes : 23

30 to 34 minutes : 25

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 17

60 to 89 minutes : 43

90 or more minutes : 13


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 68

No Social Security income : 259


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 56

No retirement income : 271


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 79

$10,000 to $14,999 : 12

$15,000 to $19,999 : 33

$20,000 to $24,999 : 10

$25,000 to $29,999 : 31

$30,000 to $34,999 : 22

$35,000 to $39,999 : 18

$40,000 to $44,999 : 22

$45,000 to $49,999 : 13

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $74,999 : 7

$75,000 to $99,999 : 29

$100,000 to $124,999 : 9

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 13


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $26,875


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas

  • KAAB (1130 AM; 1.0 kW; Batesville, AR; Owner: Wrd Entertainment, Inc.)
  • KNBY (1280 AM; 1.0 kW; Diaz, AR; Owner: Newport Broadcasting Company)
  • KWCK (1300 AM; 5.0 kW; Searcy, AR; Owner: Crain Media Group, Llc)
  • KBTA (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Batesville, AR; Owner: Wrd Entertainment, Inc.)
  • KAPZ (710 AM; 0.25 kW; Bald Knob, AR; Owner: Crain Media Group, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas

  • KBGR (101.5 FM; Beebe, AR; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KFXV (105.7 FM; Searcy, AR; Owner: Malvern Entertainment Corporation)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Batesville, AR; Owner: Jubilee Family Church, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Augusta, AR; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • 990510MB (90.3 FM; Judsonia, AR; Owner: Harding University)
  • KLLN (90.9 FM; Newark, AR; Owner: Cedar Ridge School District)
  • KVHU (95.3 FM; Bald Knob, AR; Owner: George S. Flinn, Jr.)
  • KOKR (96.7 FM; Bradford, AR; Owner: Newport Broadcasting Company)
  • KJSM-FM (97.7 FM; Gregory, AR; Owner: Family Worship Center Church, Inc.)
  • KSMD (99.1 FM; Pangburn, AR; Owner: Crain Media Group, Llc)
  • KBTA-FM (99.5 FM; Batesville, AR; Owner: Wrd Entertainment, Inc.)
  • KWCK-FM (99.9 FM; Wilburn, AR; Owner: Crain Media Group, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 38  (20.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 12  (6.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 42  (22.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 7  (3.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 65  (34.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 46  (35.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 32  (24.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 34  (26.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 5  (3.9%)


(updated 2010)





There are 202 Farms In Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas

Southern Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 31

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas

  • Searcy Municipal


    (about 16.4 miles in Searcy, Arkansas; Airport Code: SRC)

  • Batesville Regional


    (about 22.1 miles in Desha, Arkansas; Airport Code: BVX)

  • Little Rock AFB


    (about 47.4 miles in Gravel Ridge, Arkansas; Airport Code: LRF)

  • Dennis F Cantrell Field


    (about 53.5 miles in Conway, Arkansas; Airport Code: AR2)

  • North Little Rock Municipal


    (about 55.8 miles in North Little Rock, Arkansas; Airport Code: JZV)

  • Stuttgart Municipal


    (about 56.1 miles in Ulm, Arkansas; Airport Code: SGT)

  • Jonesboro Municipal


    (about 59.3 miles in Jonesboro, Arkansas; Airport Code: JBR)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

78.48%

Carpooled

6.33%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

1.90%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

6.65%

Other Means

3.16%

Worked At Home

3.48%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 188

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 0

Female householder, no husband present : 110

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 25

Householder not living alone : 4


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Velvet Ridge 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 : 72

All other households : 255


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 163

Renter-occupied housing units : 25

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 : 42

Renter-occupied housing units : 68

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 25

Renter-occupied housing units : 4


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 11

$10,000 to $14,999 : 12

$15,000 to $19,999 : 33

$20,000 to $24,999 : 24

$25,000 to $29,999 : 31

$30,000 to $34,999 : 22

$35,000 to $39,999 : 18

$40,000 to $44,999 : 26

$45,000 to $49,999 : 13

$50,000 to $59,999 : 11

$60,000 to $74,999 : 7

$75,000 to $99,999 : 29

$100,000 to $124,999 : 77

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 13


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas)

Total : 327


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas)

Occupied : 327

Vacant : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later : 33

Built 2000 to 2004 : 126

Built 1990 to 1999 : 26

Built 1980 to 1989 : 27

Built 1970 to 1979 : 68

Built 1960 to 1969 : 34

Built 1950 to 1959 : 0

Built 1940 to 1949 : 0

Built 1939 or earlier : 13


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas)

Utility gas : 66

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 48

Electricity : 176

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 37

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 19

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 14

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 21

$60,000 to $69,999 : 18

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 28

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 57

$150,000 to $174,999 : 0

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 15

$250,000 to $299,999 : 14

$300,000 to $399,999 : 20

$400,000 to $499,999 : 13

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 11


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Velvet Ridge 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 : 92

Housing units without a mortgage : 138


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later : $382,500

Built 2000 to 2004 : $236,700

Built 1990 to 1999 : $23,400

Built 1980 to 1989 :

Built 1970 to 1979 : $80,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $133,000

Built 1950 to 1959 :

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier :


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas: 83.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Arkansas: 67.6%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Velvet Ridge Township, AR): $34,609
Median Household Income In 2000 (Arkansas): $32,182


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Velvet Ridge Township): $57,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arkansas): $67,400


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Velvet Ridge Township): $428
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arkansas): $453


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas

Utility Gas: 27.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 27.4%
Electricity: 31.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 13.5%
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 Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas

Intrepid Usa Healthcare Services


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

Woodruff County Health Unit


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

Harris Hospital Hha


     Address: 1301 Mclain Street, Newport, Arkansas 72112
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/3/1982

Jackson County Health Unit


     Address: 1505 North Pecan, Newport, Arkansas 72112
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

White County Medical Center - South Home Health


     Address: 1200 South Main, Searcy, Arkansas 72143
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/18/1981

Hospitals Close To Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas

Harris Hospital


     Address: 1205 Mclain Street, Newport, Arkansas 72112
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

White County Medical Center


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

White River Medical Center


     Address: 1710 Harrison Street, Batesville, Arkansas 72503
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Baptist Health Med Ctr Heber Spings


     Address: 1800 Bypass Road, Heber Springs, Arkansas 72543
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Crossridge Community Hospital


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

Nursing Homes Close To Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas

Oakdale Nursing Facility


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

Newport Healthcare And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 1311 No Pecan St, Newport, Arkansas 72112
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 65
     Percent Occupied: 50%

Lindley Healthcare Llc


     Address: 326 Lindley Lane, Newport, Arkansas 72112
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 80
     Percent Occupied: 58%

Woodruff County Health Center


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

Searcy Healthcare Center


     Address: 1205 Skyline Drive, Searcy, Arkansas 72143
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 175
     Percent Occupied: 71%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas

Name: Arkansas Nuclear
Address: 1448 SR 333; Russellville, AR 72801
Distance: 89 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas

    Retired Workers: 495
    Disabled Workers: 250
    Widowers Workers: 120
    Spouses Workers: 70
    Children Workers: 90


(updated 2007)



White County, Arkansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 34.55%
  • Bush & Cheney 64.34%
  • Other 1.12%



(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 Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas citizens.

Relocation to White County, AR

7.91 % of White County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $29,460

Arkansas Average 7.98 %

0.37 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $7,667

Arkansas Average 0.12 %

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

  • Lonoke County , AR 0.88 % ($26,395 AGI )
  • Pulaski County , AR 0.85 % ($32,264 AGI )
  • Cleburne County , AR 0.39 % ($23,258 AGI )

Relocation away from White County, AR

6.85 % of White 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 $30,838

Arkansas Average 7.29 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Pulaski County , AR 0.92 % ($30,647 AGI )
  • Lonoke County , AR 0.73 % ($29,539 AGI )
  • Faulkner County , AR 0.38 % ($33,529 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 Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas is based on over 50 years of data.













Storms In Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
07/01/2007, 03:30 am 0 0 $5K --
01/13/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $3K --
         





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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 Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Velvet Ridge Township, Arkansas

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0
Robbery n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0
Assault n/a n/a n/a 0 1 3 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 2 3
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 0 120 358 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 258 391
Burglary n/a n/a n/a 3 11 4 n/a n/a n/a 9 n/a 3 9
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 363 1,324 478 n/a n/a n/a 925 n/a 388 1,172
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a 12 19 6 n/a n/a n/a 11 n/a 15 18
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 1,451 2,286 717 n/a n/a n/a 1,131 n/a 1,938 2,344
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a 2 3 5 n/a n/a n/a 2 n/a 1 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 242 361 597 n/a n/a n/a 206 n/a 129 0
Arson n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 2 n/a 0 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 206 n/a 0 130
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a 0 0
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a 4 8 4 n/a n/a n/a 6 n/a 5 7
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a 2 4 2 n/a n/a n/a 3 n/a 3 4


(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)



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