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Demographics Analysis

The people of Clay County, 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
(Clay County, Arkansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 439

5 to 9 years : 535

10 to 14 years : 438

15 to 17 years : 355

18 and 19 years : 181

20 years : 204

21 years : 78

22 to 24 years : 156

25 to 29 years : 441

30 to 34 years : 413

35 to 39 years : 434

40 to 44 years : 617

45 to 49 years : 604

50 to 54 years : 512

55 to 59 years : 593

60 and 61 years : 220

62 to 64 years : 221

65 and 66 years : 134

67 to 69 years : 279

70 to 74 years : 301

75 to 79 years : 288

80 to 84 years : 206

85 years and over : 55

Female:

Under 5 years : 463

5 to 9 years : 414

10 to 14 years : 519

15 to 17 years : 341

18 and 19 years : 187

20 years : 54

21 years : 89

22 to 24 years : 188

25 to 29 years : 396

30 to 34 years : 418

35 to 39 years : 564

40 to 44 years : 490

45 to 49 years : 575

50 to 54 years : 573

55 to 59 years : 524

60 and 61 years : 231

62 to 64 years : 417

65 and 66 years : 290

67 to 69 years : 243

70 to 74 years : 346

75 to 79 years : 442

80 to 84 years : 333

85 years and over : 244


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Clay County, Arkansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 10,309

Multiple ancestry : 2,565

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 305

Ancestry not reported : 2,866


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Clay County, Arkansas)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 15,957

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 33

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 12

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 8

Not a U.S. citizen : 35


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Clay County, Arkansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 902

5 to 17 years : 2,602

18 to 24 years : 1,137

25 to 34 years : 1,668

35 to 44 years : 2,105

45 to 54 years : 2,264

55 to 59 years : 1,117

60 and 61 years : 451

62 to 64 years : 638

65 to 74 years : 1,593

75 years and over : 1,568

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 559

5 to 17 years : 1,322

18 to 24 years : 597

25 to 34 years : 890

35 to 44 years : 1,050

45 to 54 years : 1,037

55 to 59 years : 735

60 and 61 years : 304

62 to 64 years : 405

65 to 74 years : 1,156

75 years and over : 1,067

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 334

5 to 17 years : 1,280

18 to 24 years : 540

25 to 34 years : 739

35 to 44 years : 1,038

45 to 54 years : 1,212

55 to 59 years : 374

60 and 61 years : 147

62 to 64 years : 233

65 to 74 years : 437

75 years and over : 501

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 39

35 to 44 years : 5

45 to 54 years : 1

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 : 9

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 12

45 to 54 years : 14

55 to 59 years : 8

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
(Clay County, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 4,376

Female : 4,746

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 3,292

Female : 3,543

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 12

Female : 33

Foreign born:

Male : 24

Female : 19


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Clay County, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence : 8,901

Born in other state in the United States : 6,630

Native: born outside the United States : 45

Foreign born : 29


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Clay County, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,258

Now married, except separated : 4,506

Divorced : 725

Separated : 91

Widowed : 965

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 986

Now married, except separated : 3,423

Divorced : 711

Separated : 133

Widowed : 360

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 45

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 22

Divorced : 12

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 15,015

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 76

Speak English less than "very well" : 33

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Clay County, Arkansas

  • United States Or American: 3,578   (30.4%)
  • Irish: 2,180   (18.5%)
  • Other Groups: 2,053   (17.5%)
  • German: 1,342   (11.4%)
  • English: 1,289   (11.0%)
  • Dutch: 326   (2.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 203   (1.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 149   (1.3%)
  • Scottish: 96   (0.8%)
  • Norwegian: 93   (0.8%)
  • Polish: 71   (0.6%)
  • Swedish: 63   (0.5%)
  • Italian: 60   (0.5%)
  • British: 60   (0.5%)
  • European: 33   (0.3%)
  • Welsh: 24   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 23   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 19   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 14   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 13   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 13   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 11   (0.1%)
  • Danish: 9   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 8   (0.1%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 6   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 5   (0.0%)
  • Hungarian: 5   (0.0%)
  • Arab: 5   (0.0%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 3   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Clay County, Arkansas is 16,045



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Clay County, Arkansas: 7,704
Female Population in Clay County, Arkansas: 8,341


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Clay County, Arkansas: 41.2
Median Female Resident Age in Clay County, Arkansas: 45.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Arkansas is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Clay County, Arkansas


White


Both sexes

43.4

Male

41.9

Female

45.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

27.3

Male

27.8

Female

22.8

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

44.0

Male

42.0

Female

45.0

Asian


Both sexes

34.0

Male

34.0

Female

34.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

45.5

Male

0.0

Female

45.5

Other


Both sexes

30.5

Male

32.0

Female

29.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

35.5

Male

28.0

Female

45.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.3

Male

24.9

Female

28.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.6

Male

42.0

Female

45.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Clay County, Arkansas


  • White: 15,605
  • African American: 27
  • American Indian: 247
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 26
  • Two or More Races: 140



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Clay County, Arkansas

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 68   (1.21%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 134   (2.38%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 177   (3.14%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 744   (13.2%)
  • 9th Grade: 333   (5.91%)
  • 10th Grade: 261   (4.63%)
  • 11th Grade: 268   (4.75%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 251   (4.45%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,179   (38.65%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 304   (5.39%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 452   (8.02%)
  • Associate Degree: 93   (1.65%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 278   (4.93%)
  • Master's Degree: 76   (1.35%)
  • Professional School Degree: 16   (0.28%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 4   (0.07%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 76   (1.16%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 138   (2.11%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 182   (2.78%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 984   (15.05%)
  • 9th Grade: 314   (4.8%)
  • 10th Grade: 377   (5.77%)
  • 11th Grade: 320   (4.9%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 169   (2.59%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,424   (37.08%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 316   (4.83%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 493   (7.54%)
  • Associate Degree: 218   (3.33%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 333   (5.09%)
  • Master's Degree: 153   (2.34%)
  • Professional School Degree: 34   (0.52%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (0.09%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Clay County, Arkansas

  • Corning School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 500 Bobcat Lane, Corning, AR 72422, Phone: (870) 857-6818, Students: 1,228 )

  • Piggott School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P.o.box 387, Piggott, AR 72454, Phone: (870) 598-2572, Students: 1,063 )

  • Rector School District


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: Po Box 367, Rector, AR 72461, Phone: (870) 595-3151, Students: 631 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Clay County, Arkansas

  • Piggott Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: P O Box 387, Piggott, AR 72454, Phone: (870) 598-2546, Students: 583 )

  • Rector Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: P.o. Box 367, Rector, AR 72461, Phone: (501) 595-3358, Students: 320 )

  • Central Elementary School


    ( Grades: 3-6, Location: Po Box 479, Corning, AR 72422, Phone: (870) 857-6491, Students: 280 )

  • Park Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: P O Box 479, Corning, AR 72422, Phone: (870) 857-3748, Students: 258 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Clay County, Arkansas

  • Corning High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: P.o. Drawer 479, Corning, AR 72422, Phone: (870) 857-3041, Students: 512 )

  • Piggott High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: P O Box 387, Piggott, AR 72454, Phone: (870) 598-3815, Students: 480 )

  • Rector High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Po Box 367, Rector, AR 72461, Phone: (870) 595-3553, Students: 311 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Clay County, Arkansas

  • Corning Public Library


    613 Pine Street, Corning, AR 72422

  • Piggott Public Library


    361 West Main Street, Piggott, AR 72454

  • Rector Public Library


    121 West 4th St., Rector, AR 72461

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Clay County, Arkansas


  • Brazil Mainstreet


    203 E National Ave, Brazil, IN 47834

  • Cheaha State Park


    Route 1, Delta, AL 36258

  • Clay County 1890 Jail Museum


    116 N Graham St, Henrietta, TX 76365

  • Clay County 1890 Jail Museum-heritage Center


    , Henrietta, TX 76365

  • Clay County Archives And Historical Library Inc


    210 E Franklin, Liberty, MO 64068

  • Clay County Genealogical And Historical Society


    Po Box 394, Manchester, KY 40962
    http://www.clayfamilies.com

  • Clay County Genealogical Society


    Po Box 94, Louisville, IL 62858

  • Clay County Historic Landmarks Commission


    Po Box 670, Clay, WV 25043

  • Clay County Historical And Arts Council


    Po Box 5, Hayesville, NC 28904

  • Clay County Historical Society


    Po Box 1202, Green Cove Springs, FL 32043
    http://www.claycountyhistoricalsociety.org

  • Clay County Historical Society


    2121 7th St, Clay Center, KS 67432

  • Clay County Historical Society & Museum


    Po Box 191, Clay Center, NE 68933

  • Clay County Historical Society Inc


    100 E National Ave, Brazil, IN 47834

  • Clay County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 483, Henrietta, TX 76365

  • Clay County Historical Society Incorporated


    Po Box 998, Ashland, AL 36251

  • Clay County Museum


    2121 Seventh Street, Clay Center, KS 67432

  • Clay County Museum Assoc


    14 N Main St, Liberty, MO 64068
    http://www.claycountymuseum.org

  • Clay County Museum Inc


    Po Box 684, Celina, TN 38551

  • Clay County Veterans Memorial


    17 West Kansas Suite 2, Liberty, MO 64068

  • Clay County Veterans Memorial Fund


    2312 Blue Knob Rd, Maysel, WV 25133

  • Comstock House


    506 8th St S, Moorhead, MN 56560
    http://www.mnhs.org/places/sites/ch

  • County Of Clay Historic Sites Jesse James Bank Museum Historic S


    103 N Water St, Liberty, MO 64068
    https://www.claycountymo.gov/historic_sites/jesse_james_bank_museum

  • Excelsior Springs Historical Museum


    101 E Broadway St, Excelsior Springs, MO 64024
    http://www.exsmo.com/museum

  • Frank James Bank Museum Inc


    500 Cemetary Hill Rd, Liberty, MO 64068

  • Friends Of The Museum Wh Over Museum


    414 E Clark St, Vermillion, SD 57069
    http://www.usd.edu

  • Friends Of The Old Spencer High School Auditorium Inc


    Po Box 175, Spencer, IA 51301

  • Hemingway Museum And Conference Center


    1021 W Cherry St, Piggott, AR 72454
    http://www.hemingway.astate.edu

  • Hemingway-pfeiffer Museum And Educational Center


    1021 W. Cherry Street, Piggott, AR 72454

  • Historial Society Of Orange Park Inc


    Po Box 08, Orange Park, FL 32073

  • Historic Downtown Liberty Inc


    111 N Water St, Liberty, MO 64068

  • Historic Liberty Inc


    5 East Kansas - Suite 200, Liberty, MO 64068
    http://www.historicliberty.org

  • Historic Sailor Springs Foundation


    301 E Illinois St, Sailor Springs, IL 62879
    http://www.sailorsprings.com

  • Historical And Cultural Society Of Clay County


    202 1st Ave N, Moorhead, MN 56560
    http://www.hjemkomst-center.com

  • Historical Society Inc Clay County


    15 Austin St, Vermillion, SD 57069

  • Historical Society Of Penney Farms Inc


    Po Box 1041, Penney Farms, FL 32079

  • Jesse James Farm And Museum


    21216 Jesse James Farm Road, Kearney, MO 64060

  • Kansas Landscape Arboretum Inc


    Po Box 292, Wakefield, KS 67487

  • Lunsford Heating And Cooling


    3424 E County Road 600 N, Brazil, IN 47834

  • Martha Lafite Thopsn Nature


    407 N La Frenz Rd, Liberty, MO 64068
    http://www.naturesanctuary.com

  • Military Museum Inc


    One Bunker Ave, Green Cove Springs, FL 32043

  • Missouri Baptist Historical Society


    William Jewell College, Liberty, MO 64068

  • Museum And Study Center Matilda And Karl Pfeiffer


    1071 Heritage Park Rd, Piggott, AR 72454
    http://pfeifferfoundation.com

  • North Florida Railway Museum Inc


    Po Box 992, Green Cove Springs, FL 32043
    http://www.nfrm.org

  • Northeast Fl Live Steamers & Railroaders Inc


    Po Box 613, Green Cove Springs, FL 32043

  • Parker Historical Museum Of Clay County


    300 E. Third St, Spencer, IA 51301

  • Parker Historical Society Of Clay County Iowa


    300 E 3rd St, Spencer, IA 51301
    http://parkermuseum.org

  • Peterson Heritage Inc


    Po Box 44, Peterson, IA 51047
    http://www.petersonhistory.org

  • Poland Chapel Historical Society Inc


    5251 N Candlestick Corner Rd, Centerpoint, IN 47840

  • Randolph County Historical Society


    10840 Cragford Road, Cragford, AL 36255

  • Rourke Art Gallery Museum


    521 Main Ave, Moorhead, MN 56560
    https://www.facebook.com/rourkearts

  • Royal Historical Society Inc


    302 Main St, Spencer, IA 51301

  • Save A Connie: Airline History Museum


    201 Nw Lou Holland Drive, Kansas City, MO 64116
    http://www.ahmhangar.com/

  • Save-a-connie Inc


    201 Nw Lou Holland Dr, Kansas City, MO 64116

  • Shoal Creek Lving Hstory Museum


    7000 Ne Barry Rd, Kansas City, MO 64156

  • Suttton Historical Society Incorporated


    Po Box 92, Sutton, NE 68979

  • Twa Museum Inc


    10 Nw Richards Rd Ste 110, Kansas City, MO 64116

  • University Of South Dakota


    414 E Clark Street, Vermillion, SD 57069

  • Veterans Memorial Of Spencer Iowa I Inc


    Po Box 203, Spencer, IA 51301

  • Viking Sword Historical Society


    Po Box 403, Ulen, MN 56585
    http://www.vikingswordmuseum.com

  • W H Over Museum


    1110 Ratingen Strasse, Vermillion, SD 57069
    http://www.whovermuseum.org


* There are 3 more museums in Clay County, Arkansas not display here.

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Clay County, 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 Clay County, Arkansas.

Area Features of Clay County, Arkansas


Airport


(1) Ark-mo Airport   (2) Bell Ann Plantation Airport Historical   (3) Corning Municipal Airport   (4) Piggott Community Hospital Heliport   (5) Piggott Municipal Airport  

Bay


(1) Thwait Back Out  

Bend


(1) Cow Ford Bend   (2) Little River Cutoff   (3) Sweet Clover Bend  

Bridge


(1) Bennetts Ferry Bridge   (2) Hubble Bridge  

Building


(1) Clay County Courthouse   (2) Clay County Sheriff Department   (3) Clay County Sheriff S Office   (4) Corning City Hall   (5) Corning Library   (6) Corning Police Department   (7) Corning Volunteer Fire Department   (8) Greenway Fire Station   (9) Knobel Fire Station   (10) Mcdougal Volunteer Fire Station   (11) Peach Orchard Volunteer Fire Department Station 1   (12) Piggott City Hall   (13) Piggott Library   (14) Piggott Police Department   (15) Piggott Volunteer Fire Department Station 1   (16) Piggott Volunteer Fire Department Station 2   (17) Pollard Volunteer Fire Department   (18) Presidents Island Post Light Historical   (19) Rector Emergency Medical Service   (20) Rector Police Department   (21) Rector Volunteer Fire Department   (22) Saint Francis Volunteer Fire Department   (23) Success Volunteer Fire Department  

Canal


(1) Arkansas Ditch   (2) Big Gum Lateral   (3) Burke Ditch   (4) Cypress Creek Ditch   (5) Cypress Ditch   (6) Ditch Number 13   (7) Ditch Number 16   (8) Ditch Number 17   (9) Ditch Number 18   (10) Ditch Number 19   (11) Ditch Number 2   (12) Ditch Number 20   (13) Ditch Number 25   (14) Ditch Number 26   (15) Ditch Number 27   (16) Ditch Number 28   (17) Ditch Number 5   (18) Ditch Number 6   (19) Hobson Lateral   (20) Indian Creek Ditch   (21) Kramer Ditch   (22) Lateral Number One   (23) Little Cache River Ditch   (24) Little Cache River Ditch Number 1   (25) Middle Creek Ditch   (26) Moark Ditch   (27) Murphy Lake Ditch   (28) Murray Creek Ditch   (29) Oak Creek Ditch   (30) Palatka Ditch   (31) Petersburg Ditch   (32) Rose Pond Lateral   (33) Slough Drainage Ditch   (34) Townsend Lateral  

Cemetery


(1) Albrite Cemetery   (2) Allen Cemetery   (3) Allmandinger Cemetery   (4) Black Cemetery   (5) Blooming Grove Cemetery   (6) Bond Cemetery   (7) Brown Cemetery   (8) Cantwell Cemetery   (9) Corning Cemetery   (10) Crockett Cemetery   (11) Cummings Cemetery   (12) Gilchrist Cemetery   (13) Gravel Hill Cemetery   (14) Green Cemetery   (15) Hardin Cemetery   (16) Hill Cemetery   (17) Hitt Cemetery   (18) Hoisey Cemetery   (19) Johnson Cemetery   (20) Legate Cemetery   (21) Leonard Cemetery   (22) Liberty Hill Cemetery   (23) Little Flock Cemetery   (24) Marys Cemetery   (25) Masterson Cemetery   (26) Moark Cemetery   (27) Myer Hill Cemetery   (28) Nelson Cemetery   (29) Nimmons Cemetery   (30) Old Pitman Cemetery   (31) Piggott Cemetery   (32) Redenbo Cemetery   (33) Richwoods Cemetery   (34) Rogers Cemetery   (35) Saint Bernard Cemetery   (36) Salem Cemetery   (37) Trovillon Cemetery   (38) Underwood Cemetery   (39) Williams Cemetery   (40) Winston Cemetery   (41) Woodland Cemetery  

Church


(1) Austin Church   (2) Big T Church   (3) Blooming Grove Church   (4) Blue Cane Chapel   (5) Boydsville Church   (6) Brazil Church   (7) Browns Chapel   (8) Browns Church   (9) Cache Lake Church   (10) Cache Valley Church   (11) Calls Church   (12) Church Of Christ   (13) Cummings Chapel   (14) Cummings Church Historical   (15) Elmont Church   (16) French Grove Church   (17) Grassylead Church   (18) Gravel Hill Church   (19) Gravel Hill Church Historical   (20) Happy Home Church   (21) Harmony Church   (22) Harwood Church Historical   (23) Hill Church   (24) Hitts Church   (25) Holly Island Church   (26) Hopewell Church   (27) Independent Church   (28) Johnson Chapel Historical   (29) Landmark Church   (30) Langley Church   (31) Leonard Church   (32) Liberty Hill Church   (33) Mars Hill Church   (34) Mount Zion Church   (35) New Church Historical   (36) New Home Church   (37) New Hope Church   (38) New Light Church   (39) Pirtle Church   (40) Pleasant Grove Church   (41) Pleasant Valley Church   (42) Post Oak Church   (43) Rogers Chapel   (44) Salem Church   (45) Shiloh Church   (46) Simmons Church   (47) Smith Chapel   (48) Thorn Grove Church   (49) Union Grove Church Historical   (50) Union Home Church   (51) Walnut Grove Church   (52) Walnut Grove Church Historical   (53) Walnut Hill Church   (54) Wanderers Home Church   (55) White Valley Church   (56) Wrights Chapel  

Civil


(1) City Of Corning   (2) City Of Greenway   (3) City Of Knobel   (4) City Of Peach Orchard   (5) City Of Piggott   (6) City Of Pollard   (7) City Of Rector   (8) City Of Saint Francis   (9) Clay County   (10) Town Of Datto   (11) Town Of Mcdougal   (12) Town Of Nimmons   (13) Town Of Success   (14) Township Of Bennett Historical   (15) Township Of Bennett-lemmons   (16) Township Of Blue Cane Historical   (17) Township Of Bradshaw Historical   (18) Township Of Bradshaw-haywood   (19) Township Of Brown Historical   (20) Township Of Brown-carpenter   (21) Township Of Cache Historical   (22) Township Of Cache-wilson   (23) Township Of Carpenter Historical   (24) Township Of Chalk Bluff Historical   (25) Township Of Chalk Bluff-liddell   (26) Township Of Clark   (27) Township Of Cleveland Historical   (28) Township Of Cleveland-north Kilgore   (29) Township Of East Oak Bluff-blue Cane   (30) Township Of Gleghorn Historical   (31) Township Of Gleghorn-south Kilgore   (32) Township Of Haywood Historical   (33) Township Of Johnson   (34) Township Of Kilgore Historical   (35) Township Of Lemmons Historical   (36) Township Of Liddell Historical   (37) Township Of Nelson   (38) Township Of North Saint Francis   (39) Township Of Oak Bluff Historical   (40) Township Of Payne Historical   (41) Township Of Payne-swain   (42) Township Of Pollard   (43) Township Of Saint Francis Historical   (44) Township Of South Saint Francis   (45) Township Of Swain Historical   (46) Township Of West Oak Bluff   (47) Township Of Wilson Historical  

Cliff


(1) Chalk Bluff   (2) High Point   (3) Roach Point  

Crossing


(1) Cochrum Ferry Historical   (2) Finley Ferry Historical   (3) Hineman Ferry Historical   (4) Pitmans Ferry Historical  

Dam


(1) Brigance Lake Dam   (2) Cole Lake Dam   (3) Copeland Lake Dam   (4) Easterwood Lake Dam   (5) Frie Lake Dam   (6) Grazevich Lake Dam   (7) Hughes Lake Dam   (8) Moore Lake Dam   (9) Nicholas Lake Dam  

Flat


(1) Gearharts Field  

Gut


(1) East Slough   (2) Gum Slough  

Hospital


(1) Corning Community Hospital   (2) Piggott Community Hospital  

Island


(1) Bear Island   (2) Blue Cane Island   (3) Little River Island   (4) Sevenmile Island  

Lake


(1) Allen Lake   (2) Alligator Hole   (3) Beaver Pond   (4) Big Lake   (5) Corning Lake   (6) Field Lake   (7) Flat Lake   (8) Little Lake   (9) Little Taylor Lake   (10) Long Lake   (11) Lost Lake   (12) Mill Lake   (13) Murphy Lake   (14) Old River   (15) Old River Lake   (16) Peoples Lake   (17) Poyner Lake   (18) Swagger Slough   (19) Taylor Lake   (20) Victory Lake   (21) Woods Lake   (22) Woolfolk Lake  

Locale


(1) Brown S Ferry Gage   (2) Camp Hal Historical   (3) Clay County Fairgrounds   (4) Corning National Fish Hatchery   (5) Gravel Hill Church   (6) Hickory Donnick   (7) Holly Island Gage   (8) Huddle Plaza Shopping Center   (9) Marys Chapel   (10) Moark Landing   (11) Piggott Industrial Park   (12) Piggott Junction Historical  

Park


(1) Black River State Game Area   (2) Wynn Park  

Populated Place


(1) Bell City   (2) Boydsville   (3) Brookings   (4) Cache Lake   (5) Carryville   (6) Corning   (7) Crockett   (8) Current View   (9) Greenway   (10) Hammett Historical   (11) Hargrave Corner   (12) Heelstring   (13) Hickoria   (14) Holly Island Community   (15) Knobel   (16) Leonard   (17) Lower Boydsville   (18) Luehrmann Historical   (19) Mcdougal   (20) Mitchell   (21) Mitchell Mill   (22) Moark   (23) Mollus Historical   (24) Nimmons   (25) Palatka   (26) Patterson   (27) Peach Orchard   (28) Piggott   (29) Pittman Historical   (30) Pollard   (31) Pratt   (32) Rector   (33) Rhyne   (34) Saint Francis   (35) Sellmeyer Historical   (36) Styra Historical   (37) Success   (38) Tipperary   (39) Trinnon   (40) Twin Oaks   (41) Walnut Grove   (42) West Kennett  

Post Office


(1) Corning Post Office   (2) Piggott Post Office   (3) Pollard Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Brigance Lake   (2) Cole Lake   (3) Copeland Lake   (4) Easterwood Lake   (5) Frie Lake   (6) Grazevich Lake   (7) Hughes Lake   (8) Lake Ashbaugh   (9) Moore Lake   (10) Nicholas Lake  

Ridge


(1) Moark Ridge   (2) White Oak Ridge  

School


(1) Austin School Historical   (2) Blackshire School Historical   (3) Blooming Grove School Historical   (4) Blue School Historical   (5) Bomar School Historical   (6) Brazil School Historical   (7) Bunker Hill School Historical   (8) Cache Lake School Historical   (9) Cache Valley School Historical   (10) Calls School Historical   (11) Central Elementary School   (12) Clay County Central High School   (13) Corning High School   (14) Cummings School Historical   (15) Dell School Historical   (16) Elmont School Historical   (17) Fair View School Historical   (18) Forty-four School Historical   (19) Glass School Historical   (20) Gravel Hill School Historical   (21) Harwood School Historical   (22) Hays School Historical   (23) Headly School Historical   (24) Hitt School Historical   (25) Hopkinsville School Historical   (26) Hopson School Historical   (27) Langley School Historical   (28) Leonard School Historical   (29) Mann School Historical   (30) Martin School Historical   (31) Mary School Historical   (32) Nelson School Historical   (33) New Hope School Historical   (34) Park Elementary School   (35) Phifer School Historical   (36) Piggott Elementary School   (37) Piggott High School   (38) Piggott Middle School   (39) Pleasant Valley School Historical   (40) Post Oak School Historical   (41) Rector Elementary School   (42) Rector High School   (43) Richard School Historical   (44) Scott School Historical   (45) Smithwick School Historical   (46) South East School Historical   (47) Thorn Grove School Historical   (48) Turtle Knob School Historical   (49) Underwood School Historical   (50) Union Grove School Historical   (51) Vincent School Historical   (52) Walnut Grove School Historical   (53) Washington School Historical   (54) White School Historical   (55) Wildwood School Historical   (56) Williams School Historical   (57) Wood School Historical  

Stream


(1) Big Cane Creek   (2) Big Creek   (3) Burton Creek   (4) Cold Water Slough   (5) Cross Slough   (6) Fish Trap Slough   (7) Glaze Creek   (8) Grassy Slough   (9) Hampton Slough   (10) Horse Creek   (11) Housman Creek   (12) Kincaid Slough   (13) Little Black River   (14) Little Cane Creek   (15) Little River   (16) Mcnie Creek   (17) Middle Slough   (18) North Big Creek   (19) Old River   (20) Payne Creek   (21) Pomp Creek   (22) Poplar Creek   (23) Post Oak Creek   (24) Quick Creek   (25) Raft Slough   (26) Rankine Slough   (27) Rock Creek   (28) Sales Creek   (29) South Fork Big Creek   (30) Sugar Creek   (31) Vancel Creek   (32) White Walnut Creek   (33) Winding Slough   (34) Woodland Slough  

Summit


(1) Bunker Hill  

Tower


(1) Kbkg-fm Corning   (2) Kccb-am Corning   (3) Ktei-fm Piggott  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Clay County, Arkansas

72422 (pop. 5,613) 72454 (pop. 5,252) 72461 (pop. 4,014)
72456 (pop. 773) 72435 (pop. 652) 72430 (pop. 419)
72470 (pop. 396) 72453 (pop. 275) 72464 (pop. 249)
72441 (pop. 124) 72424 (pop. 81)  


Counties Nearby Clay County, Arkansas

Clay County, AR  (pop. 16,045) 0.0 Miles
Greene County, AR  (pop. 42,994) 19.4 Miles
Randolph County, AR  (pop. 18,058) 32.9 Miles
Craighead County, AR  (pop. 99,927) 39.2 Miles
Lawrence County, AR  (pop. 16,912) 42.5 Miles
Mississippi County, AR  (pop. 45,444) 43.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Clay County, Arkansas

870



Elevation in Clay County, Arkansas is 361.0 ft. (110.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Clay County, Arkansas

Lat: 36.364388 N        Long: -90.400570 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 285   (3.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 324   (4.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 373   (5.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 942   (13.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 1,104   (15.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 1,057   (14.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 1,054   (14.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 564   (7.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 127   (1.8%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 196   (2.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 70   (1.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 39   (0.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 588   (8.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 500   (6.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Clay County, Arkansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 5,479

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 513

In 3-person carpool : 97

In 4-person carpool : 33

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 : 5

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 81

Other means : 12

Worked at home : 140


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Clay County, Arkansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 692

5 to 9 minutes : 1,255

10 to 14 minutes : 716

15 to 19 minutes : 563

20 to 24 minutes : 501

25 to 29 minutes : 357

30 to 34 minutes : 781

35 to 39 minutes : 127

40 to 44 minutes : 170

45 to 59 minutes : 699

60 to 89 minutes : 273

90 or more minutes : 86


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Clay County, Arkansas)

With Social Security income : 2,995

No Social Security income : 4,168


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Clay County, Arkansas)

With retirement income : 1,206

No retirement income : 5,957


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Clay County, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 316

$10,000 to $14,999 : 263

$15,000 to $19,999 : 400

$20,000 to $24,999 : 291

$25,000 to $29,999 : 478

$30,000 to $34,999 : 307

$35,000 to $39,999 : 327

$40,000 to $44,999 : 225

$45,000 to $49,999 : 307

$50,000 to $59,999 : 425

$60,000 to $74,999 : 490

$75,000 to $99,999 : 462

$100,000 to $124,999 : 181

$125,000 to $149,999 : 83

$150,000 to $199,999 : 19

$200,000 or more : 113


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Clay County, Arkansas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $39,018


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Clay County, Arkansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 690  (17.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 294  (7.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 437  (11.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 244  (6.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 707  (17.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 869  (24.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 602  (16.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,071  (30.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (0.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 15  (0.4%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Clay County, Arkansas

Employed: 6,381
Unemployed: 594



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Clay County, Arkansas

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 24.1%
  • Other: 75.9%



Water Usage In Clay County, Arkansas

Ground Water

 
Fresh 264.89 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 264.89 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 5.04 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 5.04 Mgal/d





There are 651 Farms In Clay County, Arkansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Clay County, Arkansas

First National Bank - 3 Branches


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

Piggott State Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $161k
    Industry Specialization: Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 2

Regions Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $235.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,673

Centennial Bank - 1 Branches


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

Iberiabank - 1 Branches


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

Riverbank Savings And Loan Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $43.1k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Clay County, Arkansas

  • Kirk Field


    (about 21.6 miles in Paragould, Arkansas; Airport Code: PGR)

  • Kennett Memorial


    (about 22.4 miles in Kennett, Missouri; Airport Code: KNT)

  • Hayes Field


    (about 24.4 miles in Broseley, Missouri; Airport Code: POF)

  • Malden Regional


    (about 27.8 miles in Malden, Missouri; Airport Code: MAW)

  • Malden Municipal


    (about 27.9 miles in Malden, Missouri; Airport Code: MAW)

  • Walnut Ridge Regional


    (about 33.6 miles in Walnut Ridge, Arkansas; Airport Code: ARG)

  • Arkansas International


    (about 37.5 miles in Blytheville, Arkansas; Airport Code: BYH)

  • Blytheville AFB


    (about 37.5 miles in Blytheville, Arkansas; Airport Code: BYH)

  • Jonesboro Municipal


    (about 39.3 miles in Jonesboro, Arkansas; Airport Code: JBR)

  • Blytheville Municipal


    (about 43.2 miles in Blytheville, Arkansas; Airport Code: HKA)

  • Sikeston Memorial Municipal


    (about 59.3 miles in Miner, Missouri; Airport Code: SIK)

  • Dyersburg Regional


    (about 60.9 miles in Dyersburg, Tennessee; Airport Code: TN6)

  • Covington Municipal


    (about 70.6 miles in Covington, Tennessee; Airport Code: RQG)

  • Cape Girardeau Regional


    (about 75.0 miles in Kelso, Missouri; Airport Code: CGI)

  • Millington Regional Jetport


    (about 75.7 miles in Millington, Tennessee; Airport Code: NQA)

  • Everett-Stewart Regional


    (about 78.7 miles in Union City, Tennessee; Airport Code: UCY)

  • Cairo Regional


    (about 81.3 miles in Cache, Illinois; Airport Code: CIR)

  • Batesville Regional


    (about 82.4 miles in Desha, Arkansas; Airport Code: BVX)

  • West Memphis Municipal


    (about 85.4 miles in West Memphis, Arkansas; Airport Code: AWM)

  • Memphis International


    (about 93.9 miles in Memphis, Tennessee; Airport Code: MEM)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Clay County, Arkansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

81.55%

Carpooled

13.24%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.05%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.05%

Walked

1.66%

Other Means

0.85%

Worked At Home

2.59%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 3,896

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 113

Female householder, no husband present : 678

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 2,287

Householder not living alone : 189


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Clay County, Arkansas)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 22

Male householder and female partner : 88

Female householder and female partner : 46

Female householder and male partner : 91

All other households : 6,916


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Clay County, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,215

Renter-occupied housing units : 681

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 64

Renter-occupied housing units : 49

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 390

Renter-occupied housing units : 288

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,648

Renter-occupied housing units : 828


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Clay County, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 1,010

$10,000 to $14,999 : 830

$15,000 to $19,999 : 661

$20,000 to $24,999 : 503

$25,000 to $29,999 : 653

$30,000 to $34,999 : 415

$35,000 to $39,999 : 450

$40,000 to $44,999 : 283

$45,000 to $49,999 : 387

$50,000 to $59,999 : 540

$60,000 to $74,999 : 525

$75,000 to $99,999 : 500

$100,000 to $124,999 : 182

$125,000 to $149,999 : 83

$150,000 to $199,999 : 19

$200,000 or more : 122


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Clay County, Arkansas)

Total : 8,735


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Clay County, Arkansas)

Occupied : 7,163

Vacant : 1,572


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Clay County, Arkansas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Clay County, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later : 56

Built 2000 to 2004 : 280

Built 1990 to 1999 : 809

Built 1980 to 1989 : 962

Built 1970 to 1979 : 2,303

Built 1960 to 1969 : 1,396

Built 1950 to 1959 : 1,562

Built 1940 to 1949 : 718

Built 1939 or earlier : 649


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Clay County, Arkansas)

Utility gas : 3,115

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 2,032

Electricity : 1,704

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 277

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 14

No fuel used : 21


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Clay County, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 134

$10,000 to $14,999 : 162

$15,000 to $19,999 : 151

$20,000 to $24,999 : 229

$25,000 to $29,999 : 219

$30,000 to $34,999 : 278

$35,000 to $39,999 : 263

$40,000 to $49,999 : 613

$50,000 to $59,999 : 823

$60,000 to $69,999 : 508

$70,000 to $79,999 : 419

$80,000 to $89,999 : 430

$90,000 to $99,999 : 164

$100,000 to $124,999 : 273

$125,000 to $149,999 : 284

$150,000 to $174,999 : 139

$175,000 to $199,999 : 37

$200,000 to $249,999 : 107

$250,000 to $299,999 : 35

$300,000 to $399,999 : 39

$400,000 to $499,999 : 8

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 2


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Clay County, 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 : 35

Home equity loan only : 63

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 2,330

Housing units without a mortgage : 2,889


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Clay County, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later : $45,500

Built 2000 to 2004 : $86,400

Built 1990 to 1999 : $66,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $59,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $62,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $54,600

Built 1950 to 1959 : $53,900

Built 1940 to 1949 : $44,400

Built 1939 or earlier : $56,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Clay County, Arkansas: 66.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Arkansas: 67.6%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Clay County, 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 20 20 $4,993,433
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 2 6 $220,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

22 26 $5,213,433
2000        
  Single Family 8 8 $707,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 6 $85,000
  Total

9 14 $792,000
2001        
  Single Family 12 12 $739,520
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $90,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

13 16 $829,520
2002        
  Single Family 9 9 $508,000
  Two Family 5 10 $310,000
  Three and Four Family 2 6 $198,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

16 25 $1,016,000
2003        
  Single Family 15 15 $1,365,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

15 15 $1,365,500
2004        
  Single Family 8 8 $1,012,000
  Two Family 1 2 $50,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

9 10 $1,062,000
2005        
  Single Family 7 7 $911,369
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $911,369
2006        
  Single Family 5 5 $596,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $596,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Clay County, AR): $25,345
Median Household Income In 2000 (Arkansas): $32,182


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Clay County): $40,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arkansas): $67,400


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Clay County, Arkansas

Utility Gas: 48.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 29.8%
Electricity: 15.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.1%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 6.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.1%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Clay County, Arkansas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 56.8%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 43.2%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Clay County): $320
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arkansas): $453
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Clay County): $499


(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 Clay County, Arkansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Clay County, Arkansas

Clay County Health Unit


     Address: 1009 South Garfield, Piggott, Arkansas 72454
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 4/22/1974

Piggott Community Hospital Hha


     Address: 1206 Gordon Duckworth Drive, Piggott, Arkansas 72454
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 12/30/1981

Vna Of Southeast Missouri Inc


     Address: Po Box 768, Kennett, Missouri 63857
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 11/1/1973

Greene County Health Unit


     Address: 801 Goldsmith Road, Paragould, Arkansas 72451
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 6/11/1970

Ar Meth Med Ctr Hh


     Address: 900 West Kingshighway, Paragould, Arkansas 72451
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 8/1/1970

Hospitals Close To Clay County, Arkansas

Piggott Community Hospital


     Address: 1206 Gordon Duckworth Drive, Piggott, Arkansas 72454
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1301 First St, Kennett, Missouri 63857
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Arkansas Methodist Medical Center


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

Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center


     Address: 2620 N Westwood Blvd, Poplar Bluff, Missouri 63901
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Ripley County Memorial Hospital


     Address: 109 Plum St, Doniphan, Missouri 63935
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Clay County, Arkansas

Murphy Health And Rehabilitation Center Of Piggott


     Address: 450 So Ninth St, Piggott, Arkansas 72454
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 60
     Percent Occupied: 57%

The Meadows Health & Rehab, Llc


     Address: 806 West Walnut Street, Corning, Arkansas 72422
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 45
     Percent Occupied: 64%

Evergreen Health & Rehab, Llc


     Address: 1023 Highway 119, Rector, Arkansas 72461
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 68
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Nhc Healthcare, Kennett


     Address: 1120 Falcon, Po Box 696, Kennett, Missouri 63857
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 131
     Percent Occupied: 77%

Golden Livingcenter-malden


     Address: 500 Barrett Drive, Malden, Missouri 63863
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 76
     Percent Occupied: 79%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Clay County, Arkansas

Name: Arkansas Nuclear
Address: 1448 SR 333; Russellville, AR 72801
Distance: 171 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Clay County, Arkansas

    Retired Workers: 2,770
    Disabled Workers: 885
    Widowers Workers: 580
    Spouses Workers: 245
    Children Workers: 415


(updated 2007)



Clay County, Arkansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 53.54%
  • Bush & Cheney 45.26%
  • Other 1.20%



(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 Clay County, Arkansas citizens.

Relocation to Clay County, AR

6.36 % of Clay County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $22,992

Arkansas Average 7.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Greene County , AR 1.50 % ($25,590 AGI )
  • Dunklin County , MO 0.56 % ($19,161 AGI )
  • Butler County , MO 0.43 % ($14,083 AGI )
  • Randolph County , AR 0.38 % ($23,571 AGI )
  • Craighead County , AR 0.22 % ($23,583 AGI )
  • Ripley County , MO 0.18 % ($22,000 AGI )

Relocation away from Clay County, AR

6.95 % of Clay 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 $25,369

Arkansas Average 7.29 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Greene County , AR 1.77 % ($27,040 AGI )
  • Craighead County , AR 0.73 % ($19,098 AGI )
  • Dunklin County , MO 0.57 % ($22,344 AGI )
  • Butler County , MO 0.54 % ($22,367 AGI )
  • Randolph County , AR 0.36 % ($27,250 AGI )
  • Ripley County , MO 0.25 % ($22,857 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 Clay County, Arkansas is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Clay County, Arkansas


On 06/04/1993, a tornado touched down 4.68 miles from the center of Clay County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 04/14/1993, a tornado touched down 4.68 miles from the center of Clay County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 04/27/1971, a tornado touched down 5.95 miles from the center of Clay County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 06/03/1999, a tornado touched down 8.59 miles from the center of Clay County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 01/21/1999, a tornado touched down 10.16 miles from the center of Clay County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 4 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from less than $50.



Storms In Clay County, Arkansas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
05/04/2007, 08:00 am 0 0 $5K --
01/14/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $53K --
09/23/2006, 08:05 am 0 0 $10K --
09/23/2006, 01:25 am 0 0 $202K --
05/26/2006, 08:12 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/30/2003, 02:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
12/18/2002, 06:25 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/17/2002, 05:15 am 0 0 $1K --
09/08/2001, 06:55 pm 0 0 $1K $100K
01/02/2000, 09:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
         
Hail        
05/20/2006, 08:12 pm 0 0 $1K --
04/16/2000, 06:20 pm 0 0 -- $25K
03/27/1998, 08:17 pm 0 0 $10K --
07/28/1997, 03:28 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/08/1995, 04:45 am 0 0 $5K --
05/13/1995, 11:43 pm 0 0 $1K --
         
Lightning        
07/24/1996, 02:40 pm 0 0 $10K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
10/18/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $9K --
04/24/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $40K --
09/27/2006, 05:42 pm 0 0 $10K --
09/27/2006, 05:25 pm 0 0 $3K --
04/02/2006, 04:00 pm 0 0 $350K --
03/09/2006, 11:15 am 0 0 $20K --
03/09/2006, 06:45 am 0 0 $6K --
02/16/2006, 06:12 pm 0 0 $6K --
06/30/2005, 09:15 pm 0 0 $25K --
06/30/2005, 08:20 pm 0 0 $200K --
06/06/2005, 01:48 pm 0 0 $3K --
01/13/2005, 01:35 am 0 0 $45K --
07/06/2004, 04:45 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/12/2004, 02:10 pm 0 0 $8K --
05/30/2004, 05:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/18/2003, 08:20 pm 0 0 $35K --
08/18/2002, 01:45 pm 0 0 $10K --
07/10/2002, 02:05 pm 0 0 $3K --
04/14/2002, 01:00 am 0 0 $40K --
10/24/2001, 02:08 pm 0 0 $2K --
09/08/2001, 04:45 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/14/2001, 06:20 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/14/2001, 05:35 pm 0 0 $5K --
02/24/2001, 07:15 pm 0 0 $20K --
05/24/2000, 11:10 pm 0 0 $500K --
05/24/2000, 10:00 pm 0 0 $100K --
05/18/2000, 06:45 pm 0 0 $4K --
01/03/2000, 08:40 am 0 0 $15K --
01/03/2000, 07:45 am 0 0 $50K --
08/07/1999, 06:37 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/27/1999, 01:00 pm 0 0 $6K --
05/17/1999, 01:10 pm 0 0 $10K --
01/21/1999, 06:30 pm 0 0 $20K --
01/17/1999, 04:55 pm 0 0 $100K --
11/10/1998, 06:15 am 0 0 $10K --
06/20/1998, 12:09 am 0 0 $8K --
06/15/1998, 08:40 pm 0 0 $4K --
06/11/1998, 03:00 am 0 0 $100K --
06/11/1998, 02:30 am 0 0 $40K --
04/16/1998, 12:15 am 0 0 $20K --
07/28/1997, 04:00 pm 0 0 $4K --
07/28/1997, 03:10 pm 0 0 $4K --
07/14/1997, 07:42 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/14/1997, 07:30 pm 0 0 $4K --
04/20/1997, 10:15 pm 0 0 $20K --
12/23/1996, 03:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
10/17/1996, 05:55 pm 0 0 $2K --
03/05/1996, 04:58 pm 0 0 $30K --
01/18/1996, 08:20 am 0 0 $10K --
01/18/1996, 07:50 am 0 0 $8K --
01/18/1996, 07:45 am 0 0 $8K --
07/23/1995, 02:40 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/08/1995, 10:15 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/08/1995, 09:39 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/07/1995, 06:40 pm 0 0 $2K --
05/18/1995, 11:30 am 0 0 $1K --
05/18/1995, 12:00 am 0 0 $2K --
11/14/1993, 10:00 am 0 0 $50K --
11/14/1993, 09:50 am 0 0 $500K --
01/01/1909, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
         



Tornados In Clay County, Arkansas

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2006-09-22 -- 50 1 0 0 $4K --
  2002-04-24 -- 40 -- 0 0 -- --
  2002-04-24 1 40 1 0 0 $2K --
  1999-04-05 1 250 1 0 0 $30K --
  1999-01-21 -- 30 -- 0 0 -- --
  1997-06-17 1 30 -- 0 0 -- --
  1996-03-05 12 75 1 0 0 $40K --
  1995-06-20 -- 50 -- 0 0 $10K --
  1995-06-07 1 250 -- 0 0 -- --
  1994-04-27 1 30 -- 0 0 $5K --
  1993-04-14 2 20 -- 0 0 $50K --
  1990-05-17 3 50 2 0 0 $250K --
  1990-05-09 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1984-11-09 1 100 1 0 0 $250K --
  1984-11-09 -- 77 -- 0 0 -- --
  1981-05-18 1 50 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1981-04-22 55 33 4 0 0 -- --
  1981-04-22 1 400 4 0 26 $25M --
  1976-03-20 -- 17 1 0 0 $25K --
  1976-02-21 17 300 3 1 13 $3M --
  1975-06-05 1 100 2 0 4 $3M --
  1973-12-04 -- 33 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1973-06-04 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1973-05-07 32 100 3 0 0 $250K --
  1973-05-07 4 100 3 0 7 $250K --
  1973-01-18 4 100 2 0 1 $250K --
  1971-04-27 6 100 1 0 0 $25K --
  1970-04-30 1 100 3 0 0 $250K --
  1970-04-30 7 100 3 0 1 $250K --
  1970-03-25 -- 17 1 0 0 $25K --
  1968-05-14 -- 20 2 0 1 $25K --
  1967-12-21 2 50 2 0 0 $250K --
  1965-01-23 9 33 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1916-01-01 1 300 1 0 1 $250K --
  1909-01-01 3 75 2 0 0 $300K --
  1909-01-01 10 100 2 0 0 $100K --





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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 Clay County, Arkansas directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In Arkansas

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


(updated 2014)



Jails in Clay County, Arkansas


  • Clay County Jail


    268 South 2nd Street, Piggott, AR 72454
    Capacity: 58
    Confined: 36
    Avg. Population: 42
    Year Built: 1991
    Year Renovated: 2006


(updated 2006)



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