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Demographics Analysis

The people of Ward 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
(Ward City, Arkansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 110

5 to 9 years : 151

10 to 14 years : 201

15 to 17 years : 128

18 and 19 years : 17

20 years : 29

21 years : 10

22 to 24 years : 91

25 to 29 years : 197

30 to 34 years : 181

35 to 39 years : 70

40 to 44 years : 201

45 to 49 years : 82

50 to 54 years : 68

55 to 59 years : 142

60 and 61 years : 26

62 to 64 years : 44

65 and 66 years : 23

67 to 69 years : 17

70 to 74 years : 16

75 to 79 years : 7

80 to 84 years : 29

85 years and over : 31

Female:

Under 5 years : 157

5 to 9 years : 144

10 to 14 years : 150

15 to 17 years : 111

18 and 19 years : 44

20 years : 0

21 years : 30

22 to 24 years : 101

25 to 29 years : 147

30 to 34 years : 207

35 to 39 years : 96

40 to 44 years : 128

45 to 49 years : 108

50 to 54 years : 129

55 to 59 years : 109

60 and 61 years : 30

62 to 64 years : 12

65 and 66 years : 6

67 to 69 years : 33

70 to 74 years : 28

75 to 79 years : 25

80 to 84 years : 11

85 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Ward City, Arkansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,845

Multiple ancestry : 996

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 10

Ancestry not reported : 826


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 3,586

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 18

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 26

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 47


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Ward City, Arkansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 267

5 to 17 years : 885

18 to 24 years : 322

25 to 34 years : 732

35 to 44 years : 495

45 to 54 years : 387

55 to 59 years : 251

60 and 61 years : 56

62 to 64 years : 56

65 to 74 years : 123

75 years and over : 103

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 223

5 to 17 years : 542

18 to 24 years : 253

25 to 34 years : 409

35 to 44 years : 251

45 to 54 years : 131

55 to 59 years : 127

60 and 61 years : 51

62 to 64 years : 34

65 to 74 years : 94

75 years and over : 84

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 44

5 to 17 years : 336

18 to 24 years : 43

25 to 34 years : 323

35 to 44 years : 228

45 to 54 years : 214

55 to 59 years : 124

60 and 61 years : 5

62 to 64 years : 22

65 to 74 years : 29

75 years and over : 19

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 7

18 to 24 years : 26

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 11

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 : 16

45 to 54 years : 31

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
(Ward City, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,012

Female : 1,187

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 834

Female : 553

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 25

Female : 19

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 47


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Ward City, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence : 2,171

Born in other state in the United States : 1,329

Native: born outside the United States : 18

Foreign born : 20


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Ward City, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 485

Now married, except separated : 804

Divorced : 196

Separated : 45

Widowed : 52

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 175

Now married, except separated : 652

Divorced : 196

Separated : 21

Widowed : 47

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 15

Now married, except separated : 18

Divorced : 11

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 12

Divorced : 35

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 3,329

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 59

Speak English less than "very well" : 16

German:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Ward City, Arkansas

  • United States Or American: 510   (24.4%)
  • Other Groups: 470   (22.5%)
  • German: 351   (16.8%)
  • Irish: 294   (14.1%)
  • English: 147   (7.0%)
  • French (except Basque): 78   (3.7%)
  • Italian: 58   (2.8%)
  • Danish: 29   (1.4%)
  • Norwegian: 27   (1.3%)
  • Scottish: 19   (0.9%)
  • Dutch: 19   (0.9%)
  • Polish: 15   (0.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 14   (0.7%)
  • Swedish: 11   (0.5%)
  • European: 11   (0.5%)
  • Austrian: 8   (0.4%)
  • Portuguese: 6   (0.3%)
  • Subsaharan African: 5   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 4   (0.2%)
  • Belgian: 4   (0.2%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 3   (0.1%)
  • British: 2   (0.1%)
  • Russian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 1   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Ward City, Arkansas is 3,677



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Ward City, Arkansas: 1,871
Female Population in Ward City, Arkansas: 1,806


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Ward City, Arkansas: 30.2
Median Female Resident Age in Ward City, Arkansas: 30.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Arkansas is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Ward City, Arkansas


White


Both sexes

28.7

Male

28.6

Female

28.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

25.7

Male

28.5

Female

19.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

28.3

Male

26.0

Female

28.8

Asian


Both sexes

27.5

Male

32.5

Female

27.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

15.3

Male

12.5

Female

15.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.5

Male

17.0

Female

19.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

16.4

Male

15.5

Female

17.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

28.9

Male

28.7

Female

28.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Ward City, Arkansas


  • White: 3,538
  • African American: 21
  • American Indian: 38
  • Asian: 45
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 18
  • Two or More Races: 17



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 3   (0.44%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 3   (0.44%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 13   (1.9%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 24   (3.51%)
  • 9th Grade: 18   (2.63%)
  • 10th Grade: 37   (5.41%)
  • 11th Grade: 20   (2.92%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 33   (4.82%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 264   (38.6%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 66   (9.65%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 85   (12.43%)
  • Associate Degree: 37   (5.41%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 67   (9.8%)
  • Master's Degree: 2   (0.29%)
  • Professional School Degree: 10   (1.46%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.29%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.26%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.26%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 33   (4.29%)
  • 9th Grade: 28   (3.64%)
  • 10th Grade: 57   (7.41%)
  • 11th Grade: 28   (3.64%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 22   (2.86%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 320   (41.61%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 54   (7.02%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 120   (15.6%)
  • Associate Degree: 59   (7.67%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 26   (3.38%)
  • Master's Degree: 10   (1.3%)
  • Professional School Degree: 8   (1.04%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Ward Central Elementary


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 1570 Wilson Loop, Ward, AR 72176, Phone: (501) 843-9601, Students: 593 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Ward City, Arkansas

  • Ward Public Library


    405 Hickory, Suite 100, Ward, AR 72176

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Ward 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 Ward City, Arkansas.

Area Features of Ward City, Arkansas


Airport


(1) Mc Croskey Field Airport   (2) Ralph Fulmer Field Airport  

Building


(1) Butlerville Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Campground Sylvania And Mount Zion Volunteer Fire Department 1   (3) Campground Sylvania And Mount Zion Volunteer Fire Department 2   (4) Tri - Community Volunteer Fire Department Main Station   (5) Tri - Community Volunteer Fire Department Station 2  

Cemetery


(1) Allison Cemetery   (2) Bass Cemetery   (3) Beard Cemetery   (4) Bryles Cemetery   (5) Butlerville Cemetery   (6) Green Cemetery   (7) Harper Cemetery   (8) Hester Cemetery   (9) Hicks Cemetery   (10) New Hope Cemetery   (11) Oak Grove Cemetery   (12) Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   (13) Salem Cemetery   (14) Sylvania Cemetery   (15) Wattensaw Cemetery  

Church


(1) Bethlehem Church   (2) Cocklebur Church   (3) Hickory Plains Church   (4) Macedonia Church   (5) Mount Zion Church   (6) New Hope Church   (7) New Horizon Church   (8) Oakdale Church   (9) Pleasant Ridge Church   (10) Providence Church   (11) Smyrna Church   (12) Sunnyside Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Butler   (2) Township Of Cleveland   (3) Township Of Eagle   (4) Township Of Hickory Plain   (5) Township Of Oak Grove   (6) Township Of Prairie  

Dam


(1) Arkansas Noname Five Dam   (2) Davis Lake Dam   (3) Mintons Lake Dam  

Lake


(1) Swan Lake   (2) White Lake  

Locale


(1) Fairmont School   (2) Goods Store Historical   (3) Jackson Store   (4) Jacksons Store Historical  

Populated Place


(1) Butlerville   (2) Cinnamon Acres   (3) Eagle Park Historical   (4) Fulmer Field Estates   (5) Hickory Plains   (6) Lincoln Terrace   (7) Mount Carmel Estates   (8) Mount Springs Estates   (9) Oak Forest   (10) Oak Grove   (11) Pine Hill Estates   (12) Sellers Addition   (13) Shadow Oaks Addition   (14) Sylvania   (15) Thurman   (16) Wattensaw   (17) Whispering Pines Addition   (18) Woodlawn   (19) Young Subdivision  

Reservoir


(1) Davis Lake   (2) Lake Lemay   (3) Mintons Lake  

School


(1) Bethlehem School   (2) Bland School Historical   (3) Center Point School Historical   (4) Fairview School   (5) Hickory Grove School Historical   (6) Hickory Plains School Historical   (7) Hill School Historical   (8) Mccollum School Historical   (9) Oakdale School   (10) Pittman School Historical   (11) Plainview School Historical   (12) Thurman School   (13) Woodlawn School  

Stream


(1) Brush Creek   (2) Duck Creek   (3) Guess Branch   (4) Locust Creek   (5) Red Cut Slough  

Summit


(1) Bell Hill  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Ward City, Arkansas

72176 (pop. 5,364)


Cities Nearby Ward City, Arkansas

Ward City, AR  (pop. 3,677) 0.0 Miles
Caroline Township, AR  (pop. 3,117) 2.2 Miles
Austin City, AR  (pop. 911) 2.2 Miles
Cabot City, AR  (pop. 24,801) 5.0 Miles
Beebe City, AR  (pop. 6,617) 5.0 Miles
York Township, AR  (pop. 20,900) 5.1 Miles
Royal Township, AR  (pop. 666) 6.1 Miles
Oak Grove Township, AR  (pop. 3,447) 6.5 Miles
Butler Township, AR  (pop. 2,554) 6.6 Miles
Chrisp Township, AR  (pop. 1,351) 7.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Ward City, Arkansas

501



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





Latitude/Longitude of Ward City, Arkansas

Lat: 35.019996 N        Long: -91.954987 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 36   (3.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 30   (2.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 87   (7.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 187   (16.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 186   (16.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 156   (14.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 109   (9.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 67   (6.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 16   (1.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 26   (2.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 15   (1.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 10   (0.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 83   (7.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 105   (9.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Ward City, Arkansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,394

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 217

In 3-person carpool : 14

In 4-person carpool : 7

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 4

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 10

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 34

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 13


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Ward City, Arkansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 81

5 to 9 minutes : 70

10 to 14 minutes : 125

15 to 19 minutes : 241

20 to 24 minutes : 206

25 to 29 minutes : 139

30 to 34 minutes : 221

35 to 39 minutes : 84

40 to 44 minutes : 121

45 to 59 minutes : 320

60 to 89 minutes : 58

90 or more minutes : 14


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 272

No Social Security income : 1,145


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 239

No retirement income : 1,178


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Ward City, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 20

$10,000 to $14,999 : 49

$15,000 to $19,999 : 40

$20,000 to $24,999 : 75

$25,000 to $29,999 : 40

$30,000 to $34,999 : 68

$35,000 to $39,999 : 99

$40,000 to $44,999 : 49

$45,000 to $49,999 : 81

$50,000 to $59,999 : 27

$60,000 to $74,999 : 170

$75,000 to $99,999 : 150

$100,000 to $124,999 : 27

$125,000 to $149,999 : 11

$150,000 to $199,999 : 20

$200,000 or more : 5


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Ward City, Arkansas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $47,522


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Ward City, Arkansas

  • KJBN (1050 AM; 1.0 kW; Little Rock, AR; Owner: Joshua Ministries & Community Development Corp.)
  • KPZK (1250 AM; 2.0 kW; College Station, AR; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • KWCK (1300 AM; 5.0 kW; Searcy, AR; Owner: Crain Media Group, Llc)
  • KXXA (1330 AM; 0.5 kW; Conway, AR; Owner: Creative Media, Inc.)
  • KZTD (1350 AM; 2.5 kW; Cabot, AR; Owner: New World, Llc)
  • KDXE (1380 AM; 5.0 kW; North Little Rock, AR; Owner: Simmons Austin, Ls, Llc)
  • KTUV (1440 AM; 5.0 kW; Little Rock, AR; Owner: Birach Broadcasting Corporation)
  • KVDW (1530 AM; 2.5 kW; Keo, AR; Owner: Wells Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (1550 AM; 10.0 kW; Little Rock, AR; Owner: Advance Acquisition, Inc.)
  • KAPZ (710 AM; 0.25 kW; Bald Knob, AR; Owner: Crain Media Group, Llc)
  • KMTL (760 AM; 10.0 kW; Little Rock, AR; Owner: George V. Domerese)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50.0 kW; Little Rock, AR; Owner: Metropolitan Radio Group, Inc.)
  • KARN (920 AM; 5.0 kW; North Little Rock, AR; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)

FM Radio Stations Near Ward City, Arkansas

  • KDJE (100.3 FM; Little Rock, AR; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • KWBF-FM (101.1 FM; North Little Rock, AR; Owner: Flinn Broadcasting Corporation)
  • KBGR (101.5 FM; Beebe, AR; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KVLO (101.7 FM; Humnoke, AR; Owner: The Last Bastion Station Trust, Llc, As Trustee)
  • KPZK-FM (102.5 FM; Cabot, AR; Owner: The Last Bastion Station Trust, Llc, As Trustee)
  • KABZ (103.7 FM; Little Rock, AR; Owner: Signal Media Of Arkansas, Inc)
  • KFLI (104.7 FM; Des Arc, AR; Owner: George S. Flinn, Jr.)
  • KFLI (104.7 FM; Hickory Plains, AR; Owner: George S. Flinn, Jr.)
  • KMJX (105.1 FM; Little Rock, AR; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • KFXV (105.7 FM; Searcy, AR; Owner: Malvern Entertainment Corporation)
  • KOLL (106.3 FM; England, AR; Owner: Crain Media Group, Llc)
  • KHKN (106.7 FM; Little Rock, AR; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • KABF (88.3 FM; Little Rock, AR; Owner: Arkansas Broadcasting Foundation Inc)
  • KUAR (89.1 FM; Little Rock, AR; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Arkansas)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Austin, AR; Owner: Appalachian Performing Arts Institute, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Austin, AR; Owner: Hispanic Family Christian Network, Inc.)
  • 990510MB (90.3 FM; Judsonia, AR; Owner: Harding University)
  • KLRE-FM (90.5 FM; Little Rock, AR; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Arkansas)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Cabot, AR; Owner: Calvary Chapel Of Jacksonville)
  • KUCA (91.3 FM; Conway, AR; Owner: University Of Central Arkansas)
  • KBDO (91.7 FM; Hickory Plains, AR; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KASR (92.7 FM; El Paso, AR; Owner: Creative Media Incorporated)
  • KHDX (93.1 FM; Conway, AR; Owner: Hendrix College)
  • KKSP (93.3 FM; Little Rock, AR; Owner: Crain Media Group, Llc)
  • KKPT (94.1 FM; Little Rock, AR; Owner: Signal Media Of Arkansas, Inc.)
  • KVHU (95.3 FM; Bald Knob, AR; Owner: George S. Flinn, Jr.)
  • KSSN (95.7 FM; Little Rock, AR; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • KJSM-FM (97.7 FM; Gregory, AR; Owner: Family Worship Center Church, Inc.)
  • KURB (98.5 FM; Little Rock, AR; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • KDIS-FM (99.5 FM; Little Rock, AR; Owner: Radio Disney Group, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Ward City, Arkansas

  • KTHV (Channel 11; Little Rock, AR; Owner: Arkansas Television Company)
  • KLRT-TV (Channel 16; Little Rock, AR; Owner: Newport Television Llc)
  • KKAP (Channel 36; Little Rock, AR; Owner: Educational Broadcasting Corporation)
  • KARK-TV (Channel 4; Little Rock, AR; Owner: Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KWBF (Channel 42; Little Rock, AR; Owner: River City Broadcasting, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Ward City, Arkansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 94  (16.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 59  (10.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 89  (15.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (1.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 151  (25.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 120  (22.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 121  (23.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 226  (43.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 2  (0.4%)


(updated 2010)





There are 105 Farms In Ward City, Arkansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Ward City, Arkansas

Centennial Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $6.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 166

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Ward City, Arkansas

  • Little Rock AFB


    (about 13.0 miles in Gravel Ridge, Arkansas; Airport Code: LRF)

  • Searcy Municipal


    (about 18.5 miles in Searcy, Arkansas; Airport Code: SRC)

  • North Little Rock Municipal


    (about 21.3 miles in North Little Rock, Arkansas; Airport Code: JZV)

  • Bill and Hillary Clinton Nat Adams Field


    (about 25.2 miles in College Station, Arkansas; Airport Code: LIT)

  • Adams Field


    (about 25.6 miles in Little Rock, Arkansas; Airport Code: LIT)

  • Dennis F Cantrell Field


    (about 26.9 miles in Conway, Arkansas; Airport Code: AR2)

  • Stuttgart Municipal


    (about 36.1 miles in Ulm, Arkansas; Airport Code: SGT)

  • Batesville Regional


    (about 51.8 miles in Desha, Arkansas; Airport Code: BVX)

  • Petit Jean Park


    (about 54.7 miles in Adona, Arkansas; Airport Code: MPJ)

  • Grider Field


    (about 58.4 miles in Pine Bluff, Arkansas; Airport Code: PBF)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Ward City, Arkansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

81.34%

Carpooled

15.36%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.45%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.98%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.80%

Other Means

0.45%

Worked At Home

0.63%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 721

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 32

Female householder, no husband present : 178

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 421

Householder not living alone : 65


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 10

Male householder and female partner : 51

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 37

All other households : 1,319


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Ward City, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 582

Renter-occupied housing units : 139

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 25

Renter-occupied housing units : 7

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 111

Renter-occupied housing units : 67

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 305

Renter-occupied housing units : 181


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Ward City, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 76

$10,000 to $14,999 : 54

$15,000 to $19,999 : 71

$20,000 to $24,999 : 130

$25,000 to $29,999 : 79

$30,000 to $34,999 : 146

$35,000 to $39,999 : 124

$40,000 to $44,999 : 114

$45,000 to $49,999 : 86

$50,000 to $59,999 : 81

$60,000 to $74,999 : 233

$75,000 to $99,999 : 150

$100,000 to $124,999 : 37

$125,000 to $149,999 : 11

$150,000 to $199,999 : 20

$200,000 or more : 5


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Ward City, Arkansas)

Total : 1,450


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Ward City, Arkansas)

Occupied : 1,417

Vacant : 33


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Ward City, Arkansas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Ward City, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later : 181

Built 2000 to 2004 : 277

Built 1990 to 1999 : 480

Built 1980 to 1989 : 156

Built 1970 to 1979 : 174

Built 1960 to 1969 : 52

Built 1950 to 1959 : 63

Built 1940 to 1949 : 21

Built 1939 or earlier : 46


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Ward City, Arkansas)

Utility gas : 792

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 15

Electricity : 604

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 6

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Ward City, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 24

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 10

$20,000 to $24,999 : 8

$25,000 to $29,999 : 10

$30,000 to $34,999 : 6

$35,000 to $39,999 : 13

$40,000 to $49,999 : 5

$50,000 to $59,999 : 55

$60,000 to $69,999 : 81

$70,000 to $79,999 : 65

$80,000 to $89,999 : 88

$90,000 to $99,999 : 232

$100,000 to $124,999 : 312

$125,000 to $149,999 : 35

$150,000 to $174,999 : 7

$175,000 to $199,999 : 6

$200,000 to $249,999 : 27

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 37

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 2


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Ward 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 : 32

Home equity loan only : 56

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 664

Housing units without a mortgage : 271


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Ward City, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later : $113,400

Built 2000 to 2004 : $99,600

Built 1990 to 1999 : $88,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $90,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $92,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : $94,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $66,700

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $70,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Ward City, Arkansas: 73.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Arkansas: 67.6%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Ward 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 48 48 $2,879,420
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

48 48 $2,879,420
2000        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2001        
  Single Family 23 23 $1,559,070
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

23 23 $1,559,070
2002        
  Single Family 28 28 $2,144,375
  Two Family 10 20 $876,300
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

38 48 $3,020,675
2003        
  Single Family 55 55 $4,286,600
  Two Family 1 2 $105,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

56 57 $4,391,600
2004        
  Single Family 79 79 $5,808,635
  Two Family 6 12 $491,750
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

85 91 $6,300,385
2005        
  Single Family 85 85 $7,309,825
  Two Family 2 4 $173,850
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

87 89 $7,483,675
2006        
  Single Family 112 112 $8,012,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

112 112 $8,012,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Ward City, AR): $32,924
Median Household Income In 2000 (Arkansas): $32,182


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Ward City): $72,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arkansas): $67,400


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Ward City): $527
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arkansas): $453


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Ward City, Arkansas

Utility Gas: 59.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.9%
Electricity: 37.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.0%
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 Ward City, Arkansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Ward City, Arkansas

Intrepid Usa Healthcare Services


     Address: 3024 Highway 367 South, Cabot, Arkansas 72023
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/1/1983

Lonoke County Health Unit


     Address: 306 North Center, Lonoke, Arkansas 72086
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Rebsamen Home Health Agency


     Address: 1400 Braden Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas 72076
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 3/29/1990

White County Health Unit


     Address: 112 Brantly Road, Searcy, Arkansas 72143
     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 Ward City, Arkansas

Rebsamen Medical Center


     Address: 1400 Braden Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas 72078
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

White County Medical Center


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

Baptist Health Medical Center North Little Rock


     Address: 3333 Springhill Drive, North Little Rock, Arkansas 72117
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

St Vincent Medical Ctr North


     Address: 2215 Wildwood Avenue, Sherwood, Arkansas 72120
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Baptist Health Medical Center-little Rock


     Address: "9601 Interstate 630, Exit 7", Little Rock, Arkansas 72205
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Ward City, Arkansas

Beebe Retirement Center, Inc.


     Address: 709 Mcafee Lane, Beebe, Arkansas 72012
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 78
     Percent Occupied: 74%

Cabot Nursing And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 200 North Port Drive, Cabot, Arkansas 72023
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 73
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Spring Creek Living Center


     Address: 804 North Second, Cabot, Arkansas 72023
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 97
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Lonoke Nursing And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 1501 Lincoln Street, Lonoke, Arkansas 72086
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 60
     Percent Occupied: 75%

Golden Years Manor


     Address: 1010 Barnes Street, Lonoke, Arkansas 72086
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 126
     Percent Occupied: 89%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Ward City, Arkansas

Name: Arkansas Nuclear
Address: 1448 SR 333; Russellville, AR 72801
Distance: 69 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Ward City, Arkansas

    Retired Workers: 465
    Disabled Workers: 230
    Widowers Workers: 75
    Spouses Workers: 50
    Children Workers: 125


(updated 2007)



Lonoke County, Arkansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 33.84%
  • Bush & Cheney 65.36%
  • Other 0.80%



(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 Ward City, Arkansas citizens.

Relocation to Lonoke County, AR

11.74 % of Lonoke County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $37,526

Arkansas Average 7.98 %

0.42 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $38,375

Arkansas Average 0.12 %

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

  • Pulaski County , AR 4.67 % ($35,243 AGI )
  • White County , AR 0.79 % ($29,539 AGI )
  • Faulkner County , AR 0.38 % ($36,823 AGI )

Relocation away from Lonoke County, AR

9.29 % of Lonoke 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 $33,236

Arkansas Average 7.29 %

0.23 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $43,848

Arkansas Average 0.06 %

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

  • Pulaski County , AR 3.03 % ($29,631 AGI )
  • White County , AR 0.99 % ($26,395 AGI )
  • Faulkner County , AR 0.50 % ($29,416 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 Ward City, 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 Ward City, Arkansas directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Ward City, Arkansas

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 26 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 0 0 n/a n/a 1 2 3 2 1 4 3 3 2
    per 100,000 0 0 n/a n/a 33 60 82 53 24 93 73 72 45
Robbery 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0 1 0 1 0 2 3 1
    per 100,000 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0 27 0 24 0 49 72 22
Assault 1 5 n/a n/a 32 15 13 18 20 16 19 17 25
    per 100,000 38 191 n/a n/a 1,050 453 355 473 489 371 464 410 561
Burglary 18 4 n/a n/a 41 39 25 40 38 38 71 66 49
    per 100,000 693 153 n/a n/a 1,345 1,179 683 1,051 930 881 1,733 1,593 1,100
Larceny Theft 26 16 n/a n/a 54 51 73 77 78 88 68 76 71
    per 100,000 1,001 612 n/a n/a 1,772 1,542 1,995 2,023 1,909 2,041 1,659 1,834 1,594
Vehicle Theft 6 5 n/a n/a 6 8 6 3 1 2 7 6 5
    per 100,000 231 191 n/a n/a 197 242 164 79 24 46 171 145 112
Arson 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
    per 100,000 0 0 n/a n/a 0 0 0 26 0 0 0 24 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
0 1 n/a n/a 8 4 4 5 6 5 6 6 7
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
13 6 n/a n/a 25 25 26 30 29 32 37 37 31
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
6 4 n/a n/a 17 14 15 18 17 19 21 22 19


(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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