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Demographics Analysis

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

Population By Sex By Age
(Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 218

5 to 9 years : 179

10 to 14 years : 14

15 to 17 years : 88

18 and 19 years : 9

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 156

25 to 29 years : 66

30 to 34 years : 158

35 to 39 years : 102

40 to 44 years : 117

45 to 49 years : 276

50 to 54 years : 229

55 to 59 years : 82

60 and 61 years : 47

62 to 64 years : 138

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 55

70 to 74 years : 110

75 to 79 years : 106

80 to 84 years : 42

85 years and over : 102

Female:

Under 5 years : 83

5 to 9 years : 102

10 to 14 years : 151

15 to 17 years : 95

18 and 19 years : 19

20 years : 0

21 years : 28

22 to 24 years : 54

25 to 29 years : 136

30 to 34 years : 120

35 to 39 years : 162

40 to 44 years : 121

45 to 49 years : 253

50 to 54 years : 135

55 to 59 years : 114

60 and 61 years : 22

62 to 64 years : 52

65 and 66 years : 35

67 to 69 years : 167

70 to 74 years : 140

75 to 79 years : 185

80 to 84 years : 90

85 years and over : 151


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,182

Multiple ancestry : 1,127

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 71

Ancestry not reported : 1,329


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 4,690

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 : 19


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 301

5 to 17 years : 629

18 to 24 years : 266

25 to 34 years : 480

35 to 44 years : 502

45 to 54 years : 893

55 to 59 years : 196

60 and 61 years : 69

62 to 64 years : 190

65 to 74 years : 507

75 years and over : 676

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 273

5 to 17 years : 451

18 to 24 years : 241

25 to 34 years : 376

35 to 44 years : 252

45 to 54 years : 558

55 to 59 years : 161

60 and 61 years : 34

62 to 64 years : 165

65 to 74 years : 339

75 years and over : 520

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 28

5 to 17 years : 178

18 to 24 years : 25

25 to 34 years : 104

35 to 44 years : 250

45 to 54 years : 316

55 to 59 years : 35

60 and 61 years : 35

62 to 64 years : 25

65 to 74 years : 168

75 years and over : 156

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 : 19

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
(Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,618

Female : 1,752

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 657

Female : 663

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 19

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence : 3,340

Born in other state in the United States : 1,167

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 261

Now married, except separated : 1,741

Divorced : 338

Separated : 12

Widowed : 369

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 166

Now married, except separated : 721

Divorced : 135

Separated : 117

Widowed : 83

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 : 19

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas)

Speak only English : 4,335

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 41

Speak English less than "very well" : 32


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

  • United States Or American: 1,281   (35.8%)
  • Irish: 632   (17.7%)
  • Other Groups: 615   (17.2%)
  • German: 354   (9.9%)
  • English: 266   (7.4%)
  • Dutch: 133   (3.7%)
  • Scottish: 74   (2.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 67   (1.9%)
  • Russian: 31   (0.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 24   (0.7%)
  • Swedish: 20   (0.6%)
  • European: 20   (0.6%)
  • Polish: 11   (0.3%)
  • Hungarian: 9   (0.3%)
  • Canadian: 9   (0.3%)
  • Slovene: 9   (0.3%)
  • Subsaharan African: 8   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 7   (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 5   (0.1%)
  • Italian: 4   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas is 4,709



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas: 2,294
Female Population in Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas: 2,415


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas: 46.1
Median Female Resident Age in Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas: 47.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Arkansas is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas


White


Both sexes

42.6

Male

39.3

Female

45.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

76.5

Male

74.5

Female

77.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

25.5

Male

16.5

Female

35.5

Asian


Both sexes

24.0

Male

24.5

Female

23.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

50.5

Male

50.5

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

7.0

Male

5.8

Female

8.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

26.0

Male

9.5

Female

38.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.5

Male

18.5

Female

24.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.8

Male

39.4

Female

45.6


(updated 2010)



Races in Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas


  • White: 4,507
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 58
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 34
  • Two or More Races: 110



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 26   (1.81%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 19   (1.32%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 58   (4.03%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 138   (9.58%)
  • 9th Grade: 100   (6.94%)
  • 10th Grade: 79   (5.49%)
  • 11th Grade: 73   (5.07%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 55   (3.82%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 456   (31.67%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 84   (5.83%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 189   (13.13%)
  • Associate Degree: 13   (0.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 37   (2.57%)
  • Master's Degree: 71   (4.93%)
  • Professional School Degree: 14   (0.97%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 28   (1.94%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 21   (1.08%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 24   (1.23%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 67   (3.45%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 281   (14.45%)
  • 9th Grade: 92   (4.73%)
  • 10th Grade: 92   (4.73%)
  • 11th Grade: 128   (6.58%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 83   (4.27%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 583   (29.99%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 174   (8.95%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 188   (9.67%)
  • Associate Degree: 41   (2.11%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 69   (3.55%)
  • Master's Degree: 101   (5.2%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

  • Walnut Ridge School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 508 E Free St, Walnut Ridge, AR 72476, Phone: (870) 886-6634, Students: 765 )

  • Northeast Arkansas Educ Coop


    ( Location: 211 W. Hickory, Walnut Ridge, AR 72476, Phone: (870) 886-7717, )

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

  • Walnut Ridge Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 508 E.free St., Walnut Ridge, AR 72476, Phone: (870) 886-3482, Students: 536 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

  • Walnut Ridge High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 508 E. Free St., Walnut Ridge, AR 72476, Phone: (870) 886-6623, Students: 229 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

  • Williams Baptist College


    ( 4-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 619; Location: 0 W Fulbright Avenue, Walnut Ridge, AR 72476, Web: http://www.wbcoll.edu )

Academic Libraries In Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

  • Lawrence County Library


    115 West Walnut St., Walnut Ridge, AR 72476

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas


  • Walnut Ridge Army Flying School Museum Inc


    70 Beacon Rd, Walnut Ridge, AR 72476

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas


Airport


(1) Callahan Landing Strip Historical   (2) Lawrence Memorial Heliport   (3) Walnut Ridge Regional Airport  

Bend


(1) Chesser Bend   (2) Gumthicket Bend   (3) Hoover Bend   (4) Luteman Bend   (5) Scotts Bend   (6) Stacy Bend  

Building


(1) Arkansas Excellent Transport   (2) Lawrence County Courthouse   (3) Lawrence County Library   (4) Lawrence County Sheriff S Office   (5) Medic One Walnut Ridge   (6) Sheltering Arms Nursing Home   (7) Walnut Ridge City Hall   (8) Walnut Ridge Fire Department Station 1   (9) Walnut Ridge Fire Department Station 2   (10) Walnut Ridge Police Department  

Canal


(1) Duck Branch Ditch   (2) Float Road Ditch   (3) Fry Ditch   (4) Kellow Ditch   (5) Little Running Water Ditch   (6) Tupelo Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Austin Cemetery   (2) Duty Cemetery   (3) Frye Cemetery   (4) Jenkins Cemetery   (5) Lawrence Memorial Park   (6) Lester Cemetery   (7) Mount Zion Cemetery   (8) Pierce Cemetery   (9) Ray Cemetery   (10) Snow Cemetery   (11) Walnut Ridge Cemetery   (12) Watkins Cemetery  

Church


(1) Evergreen Church   (2) Gum Stump Church Historical   (3) Lone Oak Church Historical   (4) Main Street Church Of Christ   (5) Mount Zion Church Historical   (6) New Covenant Church   (7) Oak Grove Church   (8) White Oak Church  

Civil


(1) City Of College City   (2) City Of Walnut Ridge   (3) Township Of Bristow   (4) Township Of Campbell  

Hospital


(1) Lawrence Memorial Hospital  

Lake


(1) Brown Lake   (2) Bull Pizzle Lake   (3) Round Pond Historical  

Locale


(1) Clark Shopping Center   (2) Giles Spur  

Military


(1) Walnut Ridge Air Force Station Historical   (2) Walnut Ridge Army Air Field Historical  

Park


(1) Stewart Park  

Populated Place


(1) Aa Junction   (2) College City   (3) Dicus   (4) Elnora   (5) Hoover Landing   (6) Lesterville   (7) Manson   (8) Murta   (9) Shannon   (10) Walnut Ridge  

Post Office


(1) Olympus Post Office Historical   (2) Walnut Ridge Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Byrd Lakes   (2) Digman Lake   (3) Rainwater Lake  

School


(1) Bristoe School Historical   (2) Evergreen School Historical   (3) Fender School Historical   (4) Freyers School Historical   (5) Gum Stump School Historical   (6) Joplin School Historical   (7) Lane School Historical   (8) Lesterville School Historical   (9) Manson School Historical   (10) Mitt School Historical   (11) Moran School Historical   (12) Oak Grove School Historical   (13) Old Walnut Ridge School Historical   (14) Walnut Ridge Elementary School   (15) Walnut Ridge High School   (16) Walnut Ridge Middle School   (17) White Oak School   (18) Williams Baptist College  

Stream


(1) Straight Branch  

Tower


(1) Krlw-am Walnut Ridge   (2) Krlw-fm Walnut Ridge  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

72476 (pop. 7,178)


Cities Nearby Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

Campbell Township, AR  (pop. 5,894) 0.7 Miles
Hoxie City, AR  (pop. 2,651) 2.0 Miles
Boas Township, AR  (pop. 2,733) 2.4 Miles
College City Town, AR  (pop. 269) 3.8 Miles
Portia Town, AR  (pop. 366) 6.3 Miles
Duty Township, AR  (pop. 443) 6.3 Miles
Minturn Town, AR  (pop. 121) 7.9 Miles
Bristow Township, AR  (pop. 151) 8.0 Miles
Black Rock City, AR  (pop. 480) 8.3 Miles
Sedgwick Town, AR  (pop. 158) 8.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

870



Elevation in Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas is 266.0 ft. (81.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

Lat: 36.072547 N        Long: -90.956865 W



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Economic Analysis

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

Energy Costs In Arkansas

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

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 68   (3.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 48   (2.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 55   (2.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 143   (7.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 215   (10.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 236   (12.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 374   (19.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 203   (10.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 143   (7.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 96   (4.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 72   (3.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 194   (9.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 120   (6.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,462

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 178

In 3-person carpool : 34

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 : 60

Other means : 11

Worked at home : 27


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 182

5 to 9 minutes : 460

10 to 14 minutes : 214

15 to 19 minutes : 138

20 to 24 minutes : 127

25 to 29 minutes : 23

30 to 34 minutes : 245

35 to 39 minutes : 45

40 to 44 minutes : 75

45 to 59 minutes : 127

60 to 89 minutes : 12

90 or more minutes : 97


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas)

With Social Security income : 919

No Social Security income : 1,166


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas)

With retirement income : 389

No retirement income : 1,696


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 156

$10,000 to $14,999 : 104

$15,000 to $19,999 : 121

$20,000 to $24,999 : 78

$25,000 to $29,999 : 40

$30,000 to $34,999 : 59

$35,000 to $39,999 : 106

$40,000 to $44,999 : 109

$45,000 to $49,999 : 53

$50,000 to $59,999 : 227

$60,000 to $74,999 : 142

$75,000 to $99,999 : 86

$100,000 to $124,999 : 52

$125,000 to $149,999 : 12

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $40,574


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

  • KBTM (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; State University, AR; Owner: East Arkansas Broadcasters Of Jonesboro, Llc)
  • KCCB (1260 AM; 1.0 kW; Corning, AR; Owner: Shields-adkins Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KRLW (1320 AM; 1.0 kW; Walnut Ridge, AR; Owner: Combined Media Group, Inc.)
  • KPOC (1420 AM; 1.0 kW; Pocahontas, AR; Owner: Combined Media Group, Inc.)
  • KDRS (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Paragould, AR; Owner: Mor Media, Inc.)
  • KDFN (1500 AM; 1.0 kW; Doniphan, MO; Owner: Eagle Bluff Enterprises)
  • KNEA (970 AM; 1.0 kW; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: East Arkansas Broadcasters Of Jonesboro, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

  • KEGI (100.5 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: Saga Communications Of Arkansas, Llc)
  • KIYS (101.9 FM; Walcott, AR; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KPOC-FM (104.1 FM; Pocahontas, AR; Owner: Combined Media Group, Inc.)
  • KJLV (105.3 FM; Portia, AR; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KRLW-FM (106.3 FM; Walnut Ridge, AR; Owner: Combined Media Group, Inc.)
  • KDRS-FM (107.1 FM; Paragould, AR; Owner: Mor Media, Inc.)
  • KFIN (107.9 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: East Arkansas Broadcasters Of Jonesboro, Llc)
  • KJSB (88.3 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: Solid Rock Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Doniphan, MO; Owner: Central Educational Radio)
  • 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)
  • KAOG (90.5 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KASU (91.9 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: Arkansas State University)
  • KSAR (92.3 FM; Hardy, AR; Owner: Bragg Broadcasting Corporation)
  • KBKG (93.5 FM; Corning, AR; Owner: Shields-adkins Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KBKG (93.5 FM; Reyno, AR; Owner: Shields-adkins Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KWHF (95.9 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: East Arkansas Broadcasters Of Jonesboro, Llc)
  • KOEA (97.5 FM; Doniphan, MO; Owner: Eagle Bluff Enterprises)
  • KFCM (98.3 FM; Hardy, AR; Owner: Kfcm, Inc.)
  • NEW (99.3 FM; Jonesboro, AR; Owner: Flinn Jr, George S)
  • NEW (99.3 FM; Paragould, AR; Owner: Flinn Jr, George S)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

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

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 254  (23.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 103  (9.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 177  (16.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 35  (3.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 178  (16.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 204  (21.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 179  (18.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 404  (42.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (0.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





Amtrak Stations in Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

Rail Station(s)


    NW Front St. and West Main St.
    Walnut Ridge, Arkansas 72476

(updated 2008)



There are 173 Farms In Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

The First National Bank Of Lawrence County At Walnut Ridge - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $194.8k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 4

Regions Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $117.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,673

Iberiabank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $15.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 183

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

  • Walnut Ridge Regional


    (about 4.0 miles in Walnut Ridge, Arkansas; Airport Code: ARG)

  • Jonesboro Municipal


    (about 24.1 miles in Jonesboro, Arkansas; Airport Code: JBR)

  • Kirk Field


    (about 25.0 miles in Paragould, Arkansas; Airport Code: PGR)

  • Batesville Regional


    (about 45.5 miles in Desha, Arkansas; Airport Code: BVX)

  • Kennett Memorial


    (about 52.4 miles in Kennett, Missouri; Airport Code: KNT)

  • Hayes Field


    (about 56.8 miles in Broseley, Missouri; Airport Code: POF)

  • Arkansas International


    (about 57.0 miles in Blytheville, Arkansas; Airport Code: BYH)

  • Blytheville AFB


    (about 57.0 miles in Blytheville, Arkansas; Airport Code: BYH)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

83.48%

Carpooled

11.99%

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

0.50%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.75%

Other Means

1.14%

Worked At Home

2.14%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,142

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 32

Female householder, no husband present : 171

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 717

Householder not living alone : 23


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 12

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 19

All other households : 2,054


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 929

Renter-occupied housing units : 213

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 32

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 116

Renter-occupied housing units : 55

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 205

Renter-occupied housing units : 535


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 296

$10,000 to $14,999 : 294

$15,000 to $19,999 : 226

$20,000 to $24,999 : 206

$25,000 to $29,999 : 89

$30,000 to $34,999 : 129

$35,000 to $39,999 : 118

$40,000 to $44,999 : 120

$45,000 to $49,999 : 53

$50,000 to $59,999 : 237

$60,000 to $74,999 : 167

$75,000 to $99,999 : 86

$100,000 to $124,999 : 52

$125,000 to $149,999 : 12

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas)

Total : 2,360


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas)

Occupied : 2,085

Vacant : 275


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 40

Built 1990 to 1999 : 152

Built 1980 to 1989 : 205

Built 1970 to 1979 : 721

Built 1960 to 1969 : 362

Built 1950 to 1959 : 325

Built 1940 to 1949 : 337

Built 1939 or earlier : 218


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas)

Utility gas : 1,622

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 49

Electricity : 344

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 70

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 10

$10,000 to $14,999 : 36

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 14

$25,000 to $29,999 : 103

$30,000 to $34,999 : 22

$35,000 to $39,999 : 72

$40,000 to $49,999 : 155

$50,000 to $59,999 : 144

$60,000 to $69,999 : 155

$70,000 to $79,999 : 78

$80,000 to $89,999 : 91

$90,000 to $99,999 : 72

$100,000 to $124,999 : 73

$125,000 to $149,999 : 99

$150,000 to $174,999 : 22

$175,000 to $199,999 : 33

$200,000 to $249,999 : 21

$250,000 to $299,999 : 82

$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
(Walnut Ridge City, 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 : 96

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 36

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 598

Housing units without a mortgage : 552


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $202,400

Built 1990 to 1999 : $134,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $60,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $63,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $79,600

Built 1950 to 1959 : $59,200

Built 1940 to 1949 : $37,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $66,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas: 62.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Arkansas: 67.6%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 10.6%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 85.43%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 3.97%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 5 5 $710,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $710,000
2000        
  Single Family 5 5 $744,012
  Two Family 1 2 $80,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 7 $824,012
2001        
  Single Family 6 6 $527,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $75,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 9 $602,000
2002        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2003        
  Single Family 1 1 $175,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $175,000
2004        
  Single Family 6 6 $525,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $525,000
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Walnut Ridge City, AR): $28,953
Median Household Income In 2000 (Arkansas): $32,182


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Walnut Ridge City): $51,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arkansas): $67,400


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Walnut Ridge City): $383
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arkansas): $453


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

Utility Gas: 84.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.4%
Electricity: 12.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.7%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.9%


(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 Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

Lawrence County Health Unit


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

Randolph County Health Unit


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

Five Rivers Medical Center Home Health


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

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

Hospitals Close To Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

Lawrence Memorial Hospital


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

Randolph County Medical Center


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

St Bernards Medical Ctr


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

Nea Medical Center


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

"surgical Hospital Of Jonesboro, Llc,the"


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

Nursing Homes Close To Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

Walnut Ridge Nursing & Rehabilitation Center


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

Pocahontas Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center


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

Jonesboro Healthcare Center


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

St Bernards Medical Center


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

Skilcare Nursing Center


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



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

Name: Arkansas Nuclear
Address: 1448 SR 333; Russellville, AR 72801
Distance: 134 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

    Retired Workers: 1,020
    Disabled Workers: 335
    Widowers Workers: 210
    Spouses Workers: 90
    Children Workers: 145


(updated 2007)



Lawrence County, Arkansas Presidential Election

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



(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 Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas citizens.

Relocation to Lawrence County, AR

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

Arkansas Average 7.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

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

Relocation away from Lawrence County, AR

7.45 % of Lawrence County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $25,548

Arkansas Average 7.29 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

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


(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 Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas is based on over 50 years of data.













Storms In Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/04/2005, 03:06 pm 0 0 $5K --
10/05/2000, 03:15 pm 0 0 $10K --
         





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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 Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0
Rape 2 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 n/a n/a 2 0
    per 100,000 40 20 0 20 21 0 0 0 43 n/a n/a 41 0
Robbery 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 1 0
    per 100,000 0 40 0 0 21 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 21 0
Assault 65 4 1 1 6 3 11 20 9 n/a n/a 7 6
    per 100,000 1,311 80 20 20 124 63 238 431 194 n/a n/a 145 127
Burglary 98 72 26 10 23 20 23 42 30 n/a n/a 19 27
    per 100,000 1,976 1,442 529 204 475 419 497 905 647 n/a n/a 392 573
Larceny Theft 101 121 23 51 41 39 52 39 45 n/a n/a 55 54
    per 100,000 2,037 2,424 468 1,041 847 816 1,123 841 971 n/a n/a 1,136 1,146
Vehicle Theft 6 13 2 2 7 2 5 0 2 n/a n/a 1 1
    per 100,000 121 260 41 41 145 42 108 0 43 n/a n/a 21 21
Arson 0 3 1 0 1 3 1 1 2 n/a n/a 0 0
    per 100,000 0 60 20 0 21 63 22 22 43 n/a n/a 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
17 2 0 0 2 0 3 5 3 n/a n/a 3 2
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
51 52 13 16 18 16 20 21 20 n/a n/a 19 21
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
34 27 7 8 10 8 12 13 11 n/a n/a 11 11


(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 Walnut Ridge City, Arkansas


  • Lawrence County Jail


    County Courthouse, Walnut Ridge, AR 72476
    Capacity: 42
    Confined: 15
    Avg. Population: 23
    Year Built: 1964


(updated 2006)



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