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Demographics Analysis

The people of Jackson 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
(Jackson County, Arkansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 601

5 to 9 years : 429

10 to 14 years : 568

15 to 17 years : 370

18 and 19 years : 233

20 years : 63

21 years : 74

22 to 24 years : 488

25 to 29 years : 637

30 to 34 years : 615

35 to 39 years : 468

40 to 44 years : 629

45 to 49 years : 515

50 to 54 years : 648

55 to 59 years : 521

60 and 61 years : 172

62 to 64 years : 311

65 and 66 years : 121

67 to 69 years : 233

70 to 74 years : 185

75 to 79 years : 151

80 to 84 years : 138

85 years and over : 91

Female:

Under 5 years : 523

5 to 9 years : 537

10 to 14 years : 361

15 to 17 years : 291

18 and 19 years : 192

20 years : 35

21 years : 104

22 to 24 years : 411

25 to 29 years : 593

30 to 34 years : 559

35 to 39 years : 582

40 to 44 years : 703

45 to 49 years : 674

50 to 54 years : 642

55 to 59 years : 562

60 and 61 years : 251

62 to 64 years : 299

65 and 66 years : 133

67 to 69 years : 229

70 to 74 years : 322

75 to 79 years : 347

80 to 84 years : 236

85 years and over : 191


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Jackson County, Arkansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 8,264

Multiple ancestry : 3,354

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 63

Ancestry not reported : 5,357


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 16,878

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 10

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 44

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 39

Not a U.S. citizen : 67


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Jackson County, Arkansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 1,124

5 to 17 years : 2,556

18 to 24 years : 1,600

25 to 34 years : 2,404

35 to 44 years : 2,382

45 to 54 years : 2,479

55 to 59 years : 1,083

60 and 61 years : 423

62 to 64 years : 610

65 to 74 years : 1,223

75 years and over : 1,154

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 1,072

5 to 17 years : 2,203

18 to 24 years : 1,318

25 to 34 years : 1,475

35 to 44 years : 1,633

45 to 54 years : 1,790

55 to 59 years : 938

60 and 61 years : 374

62 to 64 years : 490

65 to 74 years : 1,073

75 years and over : 954

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 52

5 to 17 years : 353

18 to 24 years : 250

25 to 34 years : 889

35 to 44 years : 725

45 to 54 years : 649

55 to 59 years : 145

60 and 61 years : 46

62 to 64 years : 114

65 to 74 years : 135

75 years and over : 200

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 10

25 to 34 years : 15

35 to 44 years : 13

45 to 54 years : 10

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 6

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 : 22

25 to 34 years : 25

35 to 44 years : 11

45 to 54 years : 30

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 3

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 15

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Jackson County, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 6,321

Female : 6,999

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,855

Female : 1,703

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 44

Female : 10

Foreign born:

Male : 41

Female : 65


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Jackson County, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence : 10,277

Born in other state in the United States : 2,996

Native: born outside the United States : 39

Foreign born : 80


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 2,718

Now married, except separated : 5,500

Divorced : 1,190

Separated : 221

Widowed : 1,011

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 776

Now married, except separated : 1,500

Divorced : 509

Separated : 202

Widowed : 232

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 25

Now married, except separated : 20

Divorced : 0

Separated : 9

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 34

Now married, except separated : 59

Divorced : 10

Separated : 0

Widowed : 3


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 15,660

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 149

Speak English less than "very well" : 87

German:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Pacific Island languages:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Jackson County, Arkansas

  • United States Or American: 3,649   (32.2%)
  • Other Groups: 3,193   (28.2%)
  • Irish: 1,339   (11.8%)
  • English: 1,053   (9.3%)
  • German: 973   (8.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 234   (2.1%)
  • Scottish: 182   (1.6%)
  • Dutch: 176   (1.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 162   (1.4%)
  • European: 72   (0.6%)
  • Italian: 57   (0.5%)
  • Polish: 32   (0.3%)
  • Austrian: 32   (0.3%)
  • Portuguese: 22   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 20   (0.2%)
  • British: 20   (0.2%)
  • Subsaharan African: 17   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 15   (0.1%)
  • Norwegian: 13   (0.1%)
  • Russian: 12   (0.1%)
  • French Canadian: 12   (0.1%)
  • Australian: 11   (0.1%)
  • Swedish: 7   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 4   (0.0%)
  • Welsh: 3   (0.0%)
  • Swiss: 1   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Jackson County, Arkansas is 17,038



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Jackson County, Arkansas: 8,261
Female Population in Jackson County, Arkansas: 8,777


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Jackson County, Arkansas: 35.4
Median Female Resident Age in Jackson County, Arkansas: 41.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Arkansas is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Jackson County, Arkansas


White


Both sexes

42.9

Male

41.4

Female

44.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

32.9

Male

32.1

Female

34.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

43.8

Male

45.5

Female

42.5

Asian


Both sexes

46.3

Male

48.0

Female

46.3

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

14.0

Male

29.5

Female

12.5

Other


Both sexes

24.5

Male

25.0

Female

23.3

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.7

Male

16.0

Female

20.7

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.1

Male

25.8

Female

23.9

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.2

Male

41.7

Female

44.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Jackson County, Arkansas


  • White: 13,392
  • African American: 3,300
  • American Indian: 103
  • Asian: 4
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 11
  • Some Other Race: 40
  • Two or More Races: 188



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 67   (1.26%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 106   (1.99%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 145   (2.73%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 468   (8.81%)
  • 9th Grade: 226   (4.25%)
  • 10th Grade: 317   (5.96%)
  • 11th Grade: 201   (3.78%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 249   (4.68%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,049   (38.55%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 278   (5.23%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 491   (9.24%)
  • Associate Degree: 130   (2.45%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 384   (7.22%)
  • Master's Degree: 110   (2.07%)
  • Professional School Degree: 86   (1.62%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 8   (0.15%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 44   (0.64%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 120   (1.74%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 215   (3.12%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 613   (8.9%)
  • 9th Grade: 258   (3.75%)
  • 10th Grade: 418   (6.07%)
  • 11th Grade: 383   (5.56%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 314   (4.56%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,630   (38.18%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 365   (5.3%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 614   (8.91%)
  • Associate Degree: 245   (3.56%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 456   (6.62%)
  • Master's Degree: 141   (2.05%)
  • Professional School Degree: 62   (0.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 11   (0.16%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Jackson County, Arkansas

  • Newport School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 406 Wilkerson Drive, Newport, AR 72112, Phone: (870) 523-1312, Students: 1,707 )

  • Jackson Co. School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P.o. Box 1070, Tuckerman, AR 72473, Phone: (870) 349-2232, Students: 887 )

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

  • Castleberry Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-3, Location: 400 N. Pecan, Newport, AR 72112, Phone: (870) 523-1351, Students: 611 )

  • Gibbs Albright Elem. School


    ( Grades: 4-6, Location: 407 Wilkerson Drive, Newport, AR 72112, Phone: (870) 523-1316, Students: 407 )

  • Tuckerman Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: P.o. Box 1070, Tuckerman, AR 72473, Phone: (870) 349-2312, Students: 363 )

  • Newport Junior High School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 406 Wilkerson Drive, Newport, AR 72112, Phone: (870) 523-1346, Students: 235 )

  • Swifton Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: P.o. Box 556, Swifton, AR 72471, Phone: (870) 485-2336, Students: 86 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Jackson County, Arkansas

  • Newport High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 406 Wilkerson Drive, Newport, AR 72112, Phone: (870) 523-1321, Students: 454 )

  • Tuckerman High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Dowell Av/po 1070, Tuckerman, AR 72473, Phone: (870) 349-2657, Students: 327 )

  • Swifton High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: P.o. Box 556, Swifton, AR 72471, Phone: (870) 485-2336, Students: 111 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Jackson County, Arkansas

  • Arkansas State University-newport


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 1,175; Location: 648 Victory Blvd, Newport, AR 72112, Web: http://www.asun.edu )

Academic Libraries In Jackson County, Arkansas

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Jackson County, Arkansas

  • Tuckerman City Library


    200 West Main, Tuckerman, AR 72473

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Jackson County, Arkansas

  • W.a. Billingsley/jackson County Library


    213 Walnut Street, Newport, AR 72112

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Jackson County, Arkansas


  • 1699 Historical Society


    Po Box 713, Ocean Springs, MS 39564
    http://www.1699landing.org

  • 1859 Jail, Marshal's Home & Museum


    217 North Main, Independence, MO 64050

  • Advertising Icon Museum Inc


    4600 Madison Ave Ste 1500, Kansas City, MO 64112

  • Alexanders Maj Hist Foun


    8201 State Line Rd, Kansas City, MO 64114
    http://alexandermajors.com

  • American Barbecue Hall Of Fame And Museum


    Po Box 45268, Kansas City, MO 64111

  • American Jazz Museum


    1616 E 18th St, Kansas City, MO 64108
    http://www.americanjazzmuseum.org

  • Appalachian Womens Museum Inc


    Po Box 245, Dillsboro, NC 28725

  • Arabia Steamboat Museum


    400 Grand Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64106
    http://www.1856.com

  • Arts Council Of Southern Ore


    33 N Central Ave Ste 30, Medford, OR 97501
    http://www.artscouncilso.org

  • Ashland Artisan Gallery And Art Center Inc


    357 E Main St, Ashland, OR 97520

  • Ashland Historic Railroad Museum


    258 A Street, Ashland, OR 97520
    http://www.ashlandrrmuseum.org

  • Athenagoras Society


    8332 Belleview Ave, Kansas City, MO 64114

  • Banner Creek Science Center Inc


    421 New York Ave, Holton, KS 66436

  • Big Butte Historical Society


    Po Box 198, Butte Falls, OR 97522

  • Bingham-waggoner Historical Society


    Po Box 1163, Independence, MO 64055

  • Black Archives Of Mid-america


    2033 Vine St, Kansas City, MO 64127
    http://www.blackarchives.org

  • Black History Museum


    1237 E Main St, Carbondale, IL 62901

  • Blair-murrah Foundation Inc


    Rr 1 Hostetter Rd, Sibley, MO 64088

  • Blue Springs Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 762, Blue Springs, MO 64015

  • Bridgeport Area Historic Association


    Po Box 949, Bridgeport, AL 35740

  • Bruce R. Watkins Cultural Heritage Center And State Museum


    3700 Blue Pkwy, Kansas City, MO 64130
    http://www.kcmo.org/ckcmo/depts/parksandre

  • Cadet Air Corps Museum


    1100 Main Street, Kansas City, MO 64105

  • Camp White Military Museum


    Po Box 2373, White City, OR 97503

  • Cara And Cabezas Contemporary


    1714 Holmes St, Kansas City, MO 64108
    http://www.caraandcabezas.com

  • Cashiers Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 104, Cashiers, NC 28717

  • Cashiers Preservation Foundation Inc


    Po Box 238, Cashiers, NC 28717

  • Cave Spring Interpretive Center


    8701 E Gregory Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64133
    http://www.cavespring.org

  • Center For The Study Of The Korean War


    1401 W Truman Rd, Independence, MO 64050

  • Charlotte Street Foundation


    Po Box 10263, Kansas City, MO 64111

  • Childrens Scienterrific Workshop


    588 Pheasant Run Dr, Talent, OR 97540

  • Chipola Historical Trust Inc


    2305 Fillmore Dr, Marianna, FL 32448
    http://chipolahistoricaltrust.com

  • Citizens For Rebuilding The Wimer Covered Bridge


    Po Box 416, Rogue River, OR 97537

  • City Of Kansas City, B. R. Watkins Cult


    3700 Blue Parkway, Kansas City, MO 64130
    http://www.kcmo.org/ckcmo/depts/parksandre

  • Clark Lake Spirit Foundation Inc


    2200 Seymour Rd, Jackson, MI 49201

  • Community Conservation Botanical Garden Of Southern Illinois


    412 W Pecan St, Carbondale, IL 62901

  • Conklin Reed Organ And History Museum


    101 Fairview St, Hanover, MI 49241

  • Crawford W Long Museum Association Inc


    28 College St, Jefferson, GA 30549

  • Crawford W. Long Museum


    28 College Street, Jefferson, GA 30549

  • Crothersville Historical And Cultural Arts Association


    209 East Howard Street, Crothersville, IN 47229

  • Doll House


    809 Washington Ave, Ocean Springs, MS 39564

  • Eagle Point Museum


    144 N Royal Ave, Eagle Point, OR 97524

  • Eldorado Historical Society Inc


    Po Box340, Eldorado, OK 73537

  • Ephesus Foundation Inc


    6222 Mcgee Street, Kansas City, MO 64113

  • Estelle And Morton Sosland Collection


    5049 Wornall Rd Apt 9, Kansas City, MO 64112

  • Euphrates Gallery Inc


    Po Box 410512, Kansas City, MO 64108

  • Fine Art Museum


    John W. Bardo Fine And Performing Arts Center 199 Centennial Drive, Cullowhee, NC 28723
    http://www.wcu.edu/museum

  • Fort Vallonia Days Association


    Main St, Vallonia, IN 47281

  • Freeman Army Air Field Museum Inc


    Po Box 714, Seymour, IN 47274

  • Friends Cascade Siskiyou Mon


    Po Box 3495, Ashland, OR 97520

  • Friends Of Buckeye Furnace


    Po Box 475, Jackson, OH 45640

  • Friends Of Chicago & Alton Depot Of Independence Mo


    C/o Lloyd J Briggs 3517 S Pleasant, Independence, MO 64055

  • Friends Of Ella Sharp Museum


    3225 4th St, Jackson, MI 49203
    http://www.ellasharp.org

  • Friends Of Jacksonvilles Historic Cemetery Inc


    Po Box 1541, Jacksonville, OR 97530

  • Friends Of Lake Alma State Park Vinton Jackson County Ohio


    Po Box 659, Wellston, OH 45692

  • Friends Of Pennytown Historic Site


    5101 S Cedar Crest Ct, Independence, MO 64055
    http://www.penntownchurchcom

  • Friends Of St Josephs


    Po Box 457, Jacksonville, OR 97530

  • Friends Of Sugar Creek


    606 N Sterling Ave, Independence, MO 64054

  • Friends Of The National Frontier Trails Museum


    318 West Pacific, Independence, MO 64050
    http://ci.independence.mo.us/nftm/joinus.as

  • General John A Logan Museum


    Po Box 563, Murphysboro, IL 62966
    http://www.loganmuseum.org

  • George Historic Cemetery Association


    5133 S W Whistling Swan St, Lees Summit, MO 64082


* There are 173 more museums in Jackson County, Arkansas not display here.

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Jackson County, Arkansas


Airport


(1) Black Landing Field Historical   (2) Breckenridge Airport   (3) Haigwood Landing Strip   (4) Harris Hospital And Clinic Heliport   (5) Livesay Landing Strip Historical   (6) Newport Hospital And Clinic Heliport   (7) Newport Municipal Airport   (8) Oil Trough Landing Strip Historical   (9) Tuckerman Landing Strip Historical  

Bar


(1) Little Island Bar   (2) Petit Glaise Bar   (3) Reese Bar  

Bend


(1) Baines Bend   (2) Bateman Bend   (3) Cooper Bend   (4) Dead Mule Bend   (5) Devils Elbow   (6) Hinkle Bend   (7) Mason Bend   (8) Pullum Bend   (9) Running Water Bend  

Bridge


(1) Newport Bridge  

Building


(1) Arkansas Department Of Corrections Mcpherson Unit   (2) Arkansas State Police Troop B   (3) Arkansas State University Police Department Newport   (4) Diaz City Hall   (5) Diaz Police Department   (6) Diaz Volunteer Fire Department   (7) Eight Mile Fire Department Station   (8) Eight Mile Fire Department Station - Storage Garage   (9) Erwin Volunteer Fire Department   (10) Grubbs Volunteer Fire Department   (11) Jackson County Courthouse   (12) Jackson County Jail   (13) Jackson County Sheriff S Office   (14) Jacksonport Volunteer Fire Station   (15) Newport City Hall   (16) Newport Fire Department   (17) Newport Fire Department Ambulance   (18) Newport Housing Authority   (19) Newport Police Department   (20) Pinedale Nursing Home   (21) R And I Volunteer Fire Department   (22) Richwood Volunteer Fire Station   (23) Swifton Police Department   (24) Swifton Volunteer Fire Department   (25) Tuckerman Police Department   (26) Tuckerman Volunteer Fire Department   (27) Tuckerman Volunteer Fire Department Ambulance   (28) W A Billingsley Memorial Library   (29) Weldon Volunteer Fire Department   (30) White River Emergency Medical Services  

Canal


(1) Ash Spread Ditch   (2) Browns Creek Ditch   (3) Cage Ditch   (4) Campbell Ditch   (5) Cow Lake Ditch   (6) Cypress Creek Ditch   (7) Deep Ditch   (8) Gum Pond Ditch   (9) Harley Anderson Ditch   (10) Hatchet Ditch   (11) Hout Ditch   (12) Locust Creek Ditch   (13) Main Overcup Ditch   (14) Maple Ditch   (15) May Branch Lateral   (16) Overcup Ditch   (17) Pompeys Ditch   (18) Skillet Ditch   (19) Swan Pond Ditch   (20) Tiger Ditch   (21) Tuckerman Ditch   (22) Willow Ditch  

Cape


(1) Negro Bill Point  

Cemetery


(1) Bill Ford Cemetery   (2) Anthony Family Cemetery   (3) Antioch Cemetery   (4) Arnold Cemetery   (5) Bandy Cemetery   (6) Briar Fork Cemetery   (7) Burgess Cemetery   (8) Burton Cemetery   (9) Calvary Cemetery   (10) Carter Cemetery   (11) Centerville Cemetery   (12) Clark Cemetery   (13) Cole Cemetery   (14) Dale Cemetery   (15) Denton Cemetery   (16) Denton Island Cemetery   (17) Dowell Cemetery   (18) Eight Mile Cemetery   (19) Fakes Cemetery   (20) Foust-adams Family Cemetery   (21) Givens Cemetery   (22) Gourdneck Cemetery   (23) Gracelawn Cemetery   (24) Greenhaw Cemetery   (25) Hankins-sullins Cemetery   (26) Harper-barnes Cemetery   (27) Harrison Cemetery   (28) Haynes Cemetery   (29) Hickory Grove Cemetery   (30) Holloway Cemetery   (31) Holly Grove Cemetery   (32) Jackson Cemetery   (33) Johnson Cemetery   (34) Johnstown Cemeteries   (35) Jones Cemetery   (36) Lampkins Cemetery   (37) Lawrence Cemetery   (38) Leachville Cemetery   (39) Martin Cemetery   (40) Mcdonald Cemetery   (41) Mercy Seat Cemetery   (42) Moss Cemetery   (43) Mount Olive Cemetery   (44) Mount Zion Cemetery   (45) Parrott Cemetery   (46) Post Oak Cemetery   (47) Prysock Cemetery   (48) Roberts-penix Cemetery   (49) Robinson Cemetery   (50) Salem Cemetery   (51) Sand Hill Cemetery   (52) Scott Cemetery   (53) Shell Cemetery   (54) Shiloh Cemetery   (55) Stennick Cemetery   (56) Surrounded Hill Cemetery   (57) Swifton Cemetery   (58) Walker Cemetery   (59) Walnut Grove Cemetery   (60) Watson Cemetery   (61) White Lake Cemetery   (62) Wilkerson Cemetery   (63) Williamson Cemetery  

Church


(1) Amagon Baptist Church   (2) Antioch Church Historical   (3) Arnold Church   (4) Ballews Chapel   (5) Beedeville Church Historical   (6) Bethel Church   (7) Briar Fork Church Historical   (8) Browns Temple Church Of God In Christ   (9) Calhoun Street Church Of Christ   (10) Calvary Church   (11) Campbell Station Baptist Church   (12) Chilson Chapel   (13) Chilson Church   (14) Church Of Christ   (15) Citizenship Church   (16) Cow Lake Church Historical   (17) Diaz Baptist Church   (18) East Newport Church Of Christ   (19) Elgin Landmark Church   (20) Emery Chapel Methodist Episcopal Church South Historical   (21) Fakes Chapel   (22) First Baptist Church   (23) First Christian Church   (24) First Church Of The Nazarene   (25) First Presbyterian Church   (26) First United Methodist Church   (27) First United Pentecostal Church   (28) Goodrich Chapel   (29) Gospel Tabernacle   (30) Greenhaw Church   (31) Hickory Grove Church   (32) Holly Grove Church   (33) Honey Grove Church   (34) Hope Church   (35) Horseshoe Baptist Church   (36) Hurricane Church   (37) Immanuel Baptist Church   (38) Island Church   (39) Lake Grove Church   (40) Long Creek Church   (41) Love Chapel Historical   (42) Maple Chapel   (43) Mcdonald Church   (44) Morning Star Baptist Church   (45) Mount Carmel Church   (46) Mount Olive Church Historical   (47) Mount Pleasant Church   (48) Mount Zion Church   (49) Murphys Chapel   (50) Murphys Corner Baptist Church   (51) New Hope Church   (52) Pleasant Briar Fork Church   (53) Saint Lukes Church   (54) Saint Pauls African Methodist Episcopal Church   (55) Saint Pauls Episcopal Church   (56) Sneed Church   (57) Surrounded Hill Church   (58) Taps Church   (59) Tuckerman United Methodist Church   (60) Umsted Memorial Methodist Church   (61) White Church   (62) White Lake Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Campbell Station   (2) City Of Diaz   (3) City Of Grubbs   (4) City Of Newport   (5) City Of Swifton   (6) City Of Tuckerman   (7) Jackson County   (8) Town Of Amagon   (9) Town Of Beedeville   (10) Town Of Jacksonport   (11) Town Of Tupelo   (12) Town Of Weldon   (13) Township Of Bateman   (14) Township Of Bird   (15) Township Of Breckenridge   (16) Township Of Bryan   (17) Township Of Cache   (18) Township Of Cow Lake   (19) Township Of Glass   (20) Township Of Grubbs   (21) Township Of Jefferson   (22) Township Of Richwoods   (23) Township Of Union   (24) Township Of Village   (25) Township Of White River  

Cliff


(1) Little Paroquet Bluff   (2) Paroquet Bluff  

Gut


(1) Bee Tree Slough   (2) Deep Slough   (3) Mayberry Slough   (4) Pickett Slough   (5) Round Pond   (6) Slaughter Pen Slough  

Hospital


(1) Harris Hospital   (2) Newport Hospital And Clinic  

Island


(1) Black Island   (2) Towhead Island  

Lake


(1) Bear Lake   (2) Beaver Dam Lake   (3) Bergen Lake   (4) Big Horseshoe Lake   (5) Blanchard Lake   (6) Blue Hole   (7) Brewer Lake   (8) Buck Pond   (9) Campbell Lake   (10) Clear Lake   (11) Drummond Lake   (12) Duck Roost Slough   (13) Eagle Lake   (14) Gamble Lake   (15) Goose Pond   (16) Grassy Lake   (17) Grindle Lake   (18) Guthrie Lake   (19) Hale Lake   (20) Hog Lake   (21) Horseshoe Lake   (22) Howard Lake   (23) Johnson Lake   (24) Jonah Lake   (25) Layton Lake   (26) Little Horseshoe Lake   (27) Little Mott Lake   (28) Long Lake   (29) Mill Lake   (30) Mott Lake   (31) Newport Lake   (32) Newton Lake   (33) Parrott Lake   (34) Pickett Lake   (35) Round Pond   (36) Straight Lake   (37) Teague Lake   (38) Vance Lake   (39) Wall Lake   (40) Watson Lake   (41) White Lake  

Locale


(1) Airport Industrial Park   (2) Gibson Levee   (3) Ivy Terrace Shopping Center   (4) Jackson County Landfill   (5) Newport Country Club   (6) Pipkin Place Historical   (7) Point Ferry   (8) The Galeria Shopping Center   (9) Tuckerman Industrial Park   (10) Van Winkle Lodge   (11) Village Mall Shopping Center  

Military


(1) Erwin Auxiliary Army Airfield Historical   (2) Milltown Auxiliary Army Airfield Historical   (3) Newport Army Airfield Historical  

Park


(1) Hines Park   (2) Jacksonport State Park   (3) Lockwood Park   (4) Remmel Park  

Populated Place


(1) Airport Village   (2) Algoa   (3) Amagon   (4) Amith Addition   (5) Auvergne   (6) Balch   (7) Beedeville   (8) Bengel   (9) Blackville   (10) Campbell Station   (11) Centerville   (12) Chilson   (13) Cow Lake Historical   (14) Credit Historical   (15) Crossroads   (16) Diaz   (17) Eightmile Historical   (18) Erwin   (19) Estico   (20) Fitzgerald   (21) Fitzhugh   (22) Goodrich   (23) Gourd Neck   (24) Grubbs   (25) Hale Historical   (26) Horseshoe   (27) Ingleside   (28) Island Town   (29) Jacksonport   (30) Johnstown   (31) Kenyon   (32) Macks   (33) Mcfadden   (34) Midway   (35) Murphys Corner   (36) Newport   (37) North Pitts   (38) Overcup   (39) Paroquet   (40) Pennington   (41) Pitts   (42) Pleasant Grove   (43) Reamey   (44) Remmel   (45) Shoffner   (46) Simmons Historical   (47) Spriggs Mill   (48) Stegall   (49) Stringers Mill   (50) Swifton   (51) Tuckerman   (52) Tupelo   (53) Tuscany Historical   (54) Uno   (55) Vance   (56) Weldon   (57) Wilkinsville Historical  

Post Office


(1) Diaz Post Office   (2) Fitzhugh Post Office Historical   (3) Newport Post Office   (4) Tuckerman Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Parsley Reservoir  

Ridge


(1) Bowen Ridge   (2) Sailor Harris Ridge  

School


(1) Adams School Historical   (2) Albright Elementary School   (3) Arkansas State University - Newport   (4) Arnold School Historical   (5) Blacksville School Historical   (6) Branch High School   (7) Bridge School Historical   (8) Castleberry Elementary School   (9) Citizenship School Historical   (10) Cook School   (11) Duffy School Historical   (12) Eastside School   (13) Elm Grove School Historical   (14) Gibbs Albright Elementary School   (15) Goetz School Historical   (16) Gourd Neck School Historical   (17) Grubbs Elementary School   (18) Grubbs High School   (19) Hickory Grove School Historical   (20) Kenyon School   (21) New Home School   (22) Newport High School   (23) Newport Junior High School   (24) Oak Grove School Historical   (25) Page School Historical   (26) Pleasant Valley School   (27) Pond Switch School   (28) Proctor School Historical   (29) Rutherford School   (30) Sneed School Historical   (31) Swifton Elementary School   (32) Swifton High School   (33) Tuckerman Elementary School   (34) Tuckerman High School   (35) Walnut Street Public School Historical   (36) Weldon School Historical   (37) White Rover Vocational Technical School   (38) Woodruff County School Historical  

Stream


(1) Bear Lake Slough   (2) Big Running Water Creek   (3) Black River   (4) Cattail Creek   (5) Deadman Slough   (6) Deep Slough   (7) Eight Mile Creek   (8) Hogpen Slough   (9) Jack Creek   (10) Lick Pond Slough   (11) Little Cow Lake   (12) Locust Creek   (13) M R Branch   (14) Mill Creek   (15) Mud Slough   (16) Old Channel Cache River   (17) Overcup Slough   (18) Robin Slough   (19) Running Water Creek   (20) Threemile Creek   (21) Toms Creek   (22) Turkey Slough   (23) Village Creek   (24) Willow Creek   (25) Worthington Slough  

Summit


(1) Blockade Hill   (2) Howard Mound   (3) Surrounded Hill  

Swamp


(1) Air Brake   (2) Brushy Brake   (3) California Brake   (4) Heinmann Brake   (5) Holly Orchard Brake   (6) Lofton Lake   (7) Lost Lake   (8) Moss Brake   (9) Tupelo Brake  

Tower


(1) Knby-am Newport   (2) Kokr-fm Newport  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Jackson County, Arkansas

72112 (pop. 11,245) 72473 (pop. 2,443) 72471 (pop. 1,263)
72431 (pop. 452) 72075 (pop. 254) 72169 (pop. 218)
72043 (pop. 198) 72005 (pop. 158) 72014 (pop. 90)


Counties Nearby Jackson County, Arkansas

Independence County, AR  (pop. 36,955) 22.5 Miles
Woodruff County, AR  (pop. 7,677) 28.8 Miles
Lawrence County, AR  (pop. 16,912) 32.8 Miles
Cross County, AR  (pop. 18,801) 33.9 Miles
Poinsett County, AR  (pop. 24,281) 35.1 Miles
Craighead County, AR  (pop. 99,927) 36.6 Miles
White County, AR  (pop. 78,404) 37.8 Miles
Sharp County, AR  (pop. 17,689) 42.6 Miles
Cleburne County, AR  (pop. 25,806) 47.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Jackson County, Arkansas

870



Elevation in Jackson County, Arkansas is 223.0 ft. (68.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Jackson County, Arkansas

Lat: 35.613258 N        Long: -91.227582 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 192   (2.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 257   (3.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 329   (4.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 629   (9.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 833   (12.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 929   (13.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 1,407   (20.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 587   (8.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 220   (3.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 206   (3.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 93   (1.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 58   (0.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 521   (7.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 504   (7.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Jackson County, Arkansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 4,911

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 655

In 3-person carpool : 38

In 4-person carpool : 45

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 13

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 : 2

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 3

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 23

Other means : 37

Worked at home : 189


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Jackson County, Arkansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 587

5 to 9 minutes : 1,238

10 to 14 minutes : 1,297

15 to 19 minutes : 868

20 to 24 minutes : 384

25 to 29 minutes : 132

30 to 34 minutes : 362

35 to 39 minutes : 247

40 to 44 minutes : 213

45 to 59 minutes : 198

60 to 89 minutes : 127

90 or more minutes : 74


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 2,545

No Social Security income : 4,317


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 1,026

No retirement income : 5,836


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Jackson County, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 408

$10,000 to $14,999 : 481

$15,000 to $19,999 : 504

$20,000 to $24,999 : 419

$25,000 to $29,999 : 190

$30,000 to $34,999 : 328

$35,000 to $39,999 : 378

$40,000 to $44,999 : 153

$45,000 to $49,999 : 349

$50,000 to $59,999 : 390

$60,000 to $74,999 : 388

$75,000 to $99,999 : 289

$100,000 to $124,999 : 202

$125,000 to $149,999 : 92

$150,000 to $199,999 : 70

$200,000 or more : 26


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $35,036


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Jackson County, Arkansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 769  (21.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 279  (7.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 532  (14.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 221  (6.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 632  (17.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 953  (28.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 854  (25.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,175  (35.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 8  (0.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 14  (0.4%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Jackson County, Arkansas

Employed: 7,217
Unemployed: 626



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Jackson 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: 13.5%
  • Other: 86.5%



Water Usage In Jackson County, Arkansas

Ground Water

 
Fresh 364.50 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 364.50 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 21.67 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 21.67 Mgal/d





There are 305 Farms In Jackson County, Arkansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Jackson County, Arkansas

Merchants & Planters' Bank - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $993.3k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 9

Iberiabank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $30.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 183

Regions Bank - 1 Branches


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

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Jackson County, Arkansas

  • Batesville Regional


    (about 24.8 miles in Desha, Arkansas; Airport Code: BVX)

  • Jonesboro Municipal


    (about 35.9 miles in Jonesboro, Arkansas; Airport Code: JBR)

  • Walnut Ridge Regional


    (about 39.2 miles in Walnut Ridge, Arkansas; Airport Code: ARG)

  • Searcy Municipal


    (about 39.5 miles in Searcy, Arkansas; Airport Code: SRC)

  • Kirk Field


    (about 50.9 miles in Paragould, Arkansas; Airport Code: PGR)

  • West Memphis Municipal


    (about 65.0 miles in West Memphis, Arkansas; Airport Code: AWM)

  • Little Rock AFB


    (about 70.7 miles in Gravel Ridge, Arkansas; Airport Code: LRF)

  • Stuttgart Municipal


    (about 72.7 miles in Ulm, Arkansas; Airport Code: SGT)

  • Arkansas International


    (about 75.8 miles in Blytheville, Arkansas; Airport Code: BYH)

  • Blytheville AFB


    (about 75.8 miles in Blytheville, Arkansas; Airport Code: BYH)

  • Dennis F Cantrell Field


    (about 76.9 miles in Conway, Arkansas; Airport Code: AR2)

  • Millington Regional Jetport


    (about 78.4 miles in Millington, Tennessee; Airport Code: NQA)

  • Kennett Memorial


    (about 78.9 miles in Kennett, Missouri; Airport Code: KNT)

  • North Little Rock Municipal


    (about 79.1 miles in North Little Rock, Arkansas; Airport Code: JZV)

  • Memphis International


    (about 80.4 miles in Memphis, Tennessee; Airport Code: MEM)

  • Tunica Municipal


    (about 81.4 miles in Tunica, Mississippi; Airport Code: UTM)

  • Blytheville Municipal


    (about 81.5 miles in Blytheville, Arkansas; Airport Code: HKA)

  • Bill and Hillary Clinton Nat Adams Field


    (about 83.1 miles in College Station, Arkansas; Airport Code: LIT)

  • Adams Field


    (about 83.5 miles in Little Rock, Arkansas; Airport Code: LIT)

  • Mountain Home Municipal


    (about 86.9 miles in Midway, Arkansas; Airport Code: WMH)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Jackson County, Arkansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

82.92%

Carpooled

12.63%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.13%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.06%

Motorcycle

0.03%

Bicycle

0.04%

Walked

1.44%

Other Means

1.15%

Worked At Home

1.60%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 3,282

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 398

Female householder, no husband present : 987

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,988

Householder not living alone : 207


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 9

Male householder and female partner : 252

Female householder and female partner : 11

Female householder and male partner : 151

All other households : 6,439


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Jackson County, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,529

Renter-occupied housing units : 753

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 177

Renter-occupied housing units : 221

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 373

Renter-occupied housing units : 614

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,376

Renter-occupied housing units : 819


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Jackson County, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 853

$10,000 to $14,999 : 855

$15,000 to $19,999 : 757

$20,000 to $24,999 : 696

$25,000 to $29,999 : 336

$30,000 to $34,999 : 404

$35,000 to $39,999 : 567

$40,000 to $44,999 : 269

$45,000 to $49,999 : 411

$50,000 to $59,999 : 467

$60,000 to $74,999 : 470

$75,000 to $99,999 : 331

$100,000 to $124,999 : 221

$125,000 to $149,999 : 121

$150,000 to $199,999 : 78

$200,000 or more : 26


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Jackson County, Arkansas)

Total : 8,169


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Jackson County, Arkansas)

Occupied : 6,862

Vacant : 1,307


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Jackson County, Arkansas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Jackson County, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later : 63

Built 2000 to 2004 : 372

Built 1990 to 1999 : 874

Built 1980 to 1989 : 1,238

Built 1970 to 1979 : 2,118

Built 1960 to 1969 : 1,660

Built 1950 to 1959 : 970

Built 1940 to 1949 : 235

Built 1939 or earlier : 639


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Jackson County, Arkansas)

Utility gas : 3,691

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 846

Electricity : 2,086

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 15

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 208

Solar energy : 6

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 10


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Jackson County, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 125

$10,000 to $14,999 : 99

$15,000 to $19,999 : 137

$20,000 to $24,999 : 142

$25,000 to $29,999 : 143

$30,000 to $34,999 : 223

$35,000 to $39,999 : 246

$40,000 to $49,999 : 550

$50,000 to $59,999 : 507

$60,000 to $69,999 : 557

$70,000 to $79,999 : 420

$80,000 to $89,999 : 336

$90,000 to $99,999 : 120

$100,000 to $124,999 : 288

$125,000 to $149,999 : 130

$150,000 to $174,999 : 147

$175,000 to $199,999 : 91

$200,000 to $249,999 : 54

$250,000 to $299,999 : 20

$300,000 to $399,999 : 35

$400,000 to $499,999 : 9

$500,000 to $749,999 : 14

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 62


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Jackson 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 : 60

Home equity loan only : 90

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,869

Housing units without a mortgage : 2,436


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $39,900

Built 2000 to 2004 : $79,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $67,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $72,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $59,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $61,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : $49,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $45,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $69,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Jackson County, Arkansas: 65.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Arkansas: 67.6%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Jackson 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 17 17 $869,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

17 17 $869,000
2000        
  Single Family 8 8 $517,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $517,000
2001        
  Single Family 3 3 $191,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $191,000
2002        
  Single Family 3 3 $321,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $321,000
2003        
  Single Family 7 7 $622,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $622,000
2004        
  Single Family 7 7 $847,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $847,000
2005        
  Single Family 19 19 $2,090,509
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

19 19 $2,090,509
2006        
  Single Family 10 10 $1,118,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

10 10 $1,118,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Jackson County, AR): $25,081
Median Household Income In 2000 (Arkansas): $32,182


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Jackson County): $42,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arkansas): $67,400


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Jackson County, Arkansas

Utility Gas: 55.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 18.0%
Electricity: 23.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 3.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.1%
No Fuel Used: 0.3%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Jackson County, Arkansas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 91.45%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 7.9%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 0.65%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Jackson County): $339
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arkansas): $453
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Jackson County): $514


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



Health Care Centers Close To Jackson County, Arkansas

Jackson County Health Unit


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

Harris Hospital Hha


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

Independence County Health Uni


     Address: 120 Weaver Avenue, Batesville, Arkansas 72501
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Wrmc Progressive Home Care


     Address: 1929 Harrison Street, Batesville, Arkansas 72503
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 10/6/1983

Approve Home Medical Services


     Address: 2000 East Harrison St Suite E, Batesville, Arkansas 72501
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/4/1990

Hospitals Close To Jackson County, Arkansas

Harris Hospital


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

White River Medical Center


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

Lawrence Memorial Hospital


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

Crossridge Community Hospital


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

St Bernards Medical Ctr


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

Nursing Homes Close To Jackson County, Arkansas

Newport Healthcare And Rehabilitation Center


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

Lindley Healthcare Llc


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

White River Medical Center


     Address: 1710 Harrison Street, Batesville, Arkansas 72503
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 10
     Percent Occupied: 71%

Batesville Healthcare Center


     Address: 1975 White Drive, Batesville, Arkansas 72501
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 88
     Percent Occupied: 59%

Wood-lawn, Inc.


     Address: 2901 Neeley St, Batesville, Arkansas 72501
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 118
     Percent Occupied: 98%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Jackson County, Arkansas

Name: Arkansas Nuclear
Address: 1448 SR 333; Russellville, AR 72801
Distance: 110 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Jackson County, Arkansas

    Retired Workers: 2,080
    Disabled Workers: 775
    Widowers Workers: 485
    Spouses Workers: 165
    Children Workers: 385


(updated 2007)



Jackson County, Arkansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 56.52%
  • Bush & Cheney 42.19%
  • Other 1.29%



(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 Jackson County, Arkansas citizens.

Relocation to Jackson County, AR

5.37 % of Jackson County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $25,493

Arkansas Average 7.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • White County , AR 0.83 % ($15,953 AGI )
  • Independence County , AR 0.58 % ($22,900 AGI )
  • Pulaski County , AR 0.44 % ($48,870 AGI )
  • Craighead County , AR 0.42 % ($26,545 AGI )
  • Woodruff County , AR 0.37 % ($21,947 AGI )
  • Lawrence County , AR 0.23 % ($14,833 AGI )

Relocation away from Jackson County, AR

6.79 % of Jackson 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 $38,487

Arkansas Average 7.29 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • White County , AR 0.99 % ($34,635 AGI )
  • Craighead County , AR 0.87 % ($30,370 AGI )
  • Independence County , AR 0.72 % ($121,658 AGI )
  • Pulaski County , AR 0.55 % ($24,828 AGI )
  • Lawrence County , AR 0.27 % ($18,143 AGI )
  • Greene County , AR 0.19 % ($23,300 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 Jackson County, Arkansas is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Jackson County, Arkansas


On 07/05/1958, a tornado touched down 2.43 miles from the center of Jackson County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from less than $50.

On 06/06/1978, a tornado touched down 2.43 miles from the center of Jackson 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 06/30/1992, a tornado touched down 2.55 miles from the center of Jackson County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50 to $500.

On 01/17/1999, a tornado touched down 2.65 miles from the center of Jackson County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 05/10/2003, a tornado touched down 2.91 miles from the center of Jackson County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Jackson County, Arkansas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
02/21/2005, 04:40 am 0 0 $1K --
04/03/1984, 03:35 pm 0 1 -- --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/13/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $75K --
10/05/2000, 03:59 pm 0 0 $40K --
07/02/1994, 06:31 pm 0 0 $50K --
07/02/1994, 04:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/26/1994, 04:00 am 0 0 $50K --
06/09/1994, 11:15 am 0 0 $500K --
04/25/1994, 11:26 pm 0 0 $1K --
08/30/1993, 04:10 pm 0 0 $50K --
08/07/1986, 03:20 pm 0 1 -- --
11/03/1983, 04:36 pm 0 1 -- --
         



Tornados In Jackson County, Arkansas

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2003-05-16 16 100 1 0 0 -- --
  2003-05-10 1 30 1 0 0 -- --
  2003-04-24 2 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2003-04-24 5 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2003-04-24 2 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2002-12-18 2 30 -- 0 0 -- --
  2001-02-24 4 25 2 0 0 $75K --
  2001-02-24 7 200 2 0 0 -- --
  2000-07-29 1 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  2000-05-09 2 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  2000-05-04 -- 15 -- 0 0 -- --
  1999-06-23 4 75 1 0 0 -- --
  1999-04-05 1 25 -- 0 0 $5K --
  1999-04-05 6 150 2 0 1 -- --
  1999-01-21 7 400 2 0 0 -- --
  1999-01-21 8 25 -- 0 0 $10K --
  1999-01-21 15 700 3 0 0 -- --
  1999-01-21 8 400 3 0 0 -- --
  1999-01-17 -- 75 -- 0 0 -- --
  1999-01-17 6 200 1 0 0 -- --
  1999-01-17 1 75 -- 0 0 -- --
  1999-01-17 9 200 1 0 1 -- --
  1999-01-17 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1999-01-17 2 100 1 0 0 -- --
  1999-01-17 2 250 2 0 0 -- --
  1999-01-17 5 250 2 0 0 -- --
  1997-03-01 1 40 1 0 0 $3K --
  1997-03-01 23 880 2 1 30 $25M --
  1996-07-22 -- 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  1996-01-18 1 25 -- 0 0 $10K --
  1993-09-14 5 75 2 0 0 $500K --
  1992-06-30 -- 30 -- 0 0 -- --
  1984-04-03 5 30 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1978-06-06 -- 77 1 0 0 $25K --
  1977-05-30 -- 17 -- 0 0 -- --
  1976-03-29 6 200 2 0 0 $25K --
  1974-04-01 -- 100 1 0 0 $25K --
  1973-11-24 2 200 2 0 0 $250K --
  1973-11-24 1 200 2 0 1 $250K --
  1972-06-08 1 100 2 0 0 $25K --
  1968-05-14 -- 100 4 1 11 $25K --
  1968-05-14 -- 300 4 7 24 $3M --
  1962-09-08 2 40 1 0 0 -- --
  1961-05-06 6 200 2 0 0 $250K --
  1960-08-07 -- 33 1 0 0 $3K --
  1960-05-03 1 417 2 0 0 $25K --
  1959-03-14 9 833 2 0 0 $25K --
  1958-07-05 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1955-11-15 4 880 3 0 9 $250K --
  1954-04-30 39 100 2 0 0 $25K --
  1953-07-20 -- 33 1 0 0 $250K --
  1950-04-02 3 33 3 1 8 $3K --





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Jackson 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 Jackson County, Arkansas


  • Jackson County Detention Center


    Second And Elm Street, Newport, AR 72112
    Capacity: 29
    Confined: 37
    Avg. Population: 31
    Year Built: 1980


(updated 2006)



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