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Demographics Analysis

The people of Monroe 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
(Monroe County, Arkansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 248

5 to 9 years : 279

10 to 14 years : 278

15 to 17 years : 170

18 and 19 years : 231

20 years : 64

21 years : 54

22 to 24 years : 74

25 to 29 years : 169

30 to 34 years : 112

35 to 39 years : 250

40 to 44 years : 260

45 to 49 years : 306

50 to 54 years : 320

55 to 59 years : 263

60 and 61 years : 107

62 to 64 years : 144

65 and 66 years : 85

67 to 69 years : 135

70 to 74 years : 154

75 to 79 years : 95

80 to 84 years : 107

85 years and over : 67

Female:

Under 5 years : 285

5 to 9 years : 245

10 to 14 years : 332

15 to 17 years : 231

18 and 19 years : 115

20 years : 36

21 years : 41

22 to 24 years : 103

25 to 29 years : 232

30 to 34 years : 218

35 to 39 years : 188

40 to 44 years : 319

45 to 49 years : 346

50 to 54 years : 350

55 to 59 years : 296

60 and 61 years : 141

62 to 64 years : 177

65 and 66 years : 90

67 to 69 years : 158

70 to 74 years : 200

75 to 79 years : 191

80 to 84 years : 158

85 years and over : 182


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Monroe County, Arkansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 5,658

Multiple ancestry : 1,216

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 49

Ancestry not reported : 1,683


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 8,452

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 19

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 18

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 56

Not a U.S. citizen : 61


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Monroe County, Arkansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 533

5 to 17 years : 1,535

18 to 24 years : 718

25 to 34 years : 731

35 to 44 years : 1,017

45 to 54 years : 1,322

55 to 59 years : 559

60 and 61 years : 248

62 to 64 years : 321

65 to 74 years : 822

75 years and over : 800

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 511

5 to 17 years : 1,358

18 to 24 years : 625

25 to 34 years : 577

35 to 44 years : 841

45 to 54 years : 1,116

55 to 59 years : 479

60 and 61 years : 223

62 to 64 years : 252

65 to 74 years : 712

75 years and over : 641

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 22

5 to 17 years : 165

18 to 24 years : 75

25 to 34 years : 121

35 to 44 years : 141

45 to 54 years : 173

55 to 59 years : 80

60 and 61 years : 25

62 to 64 years : 69

65 to 74 years : 102

75 years and over : 144

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 18

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 19

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 12

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 33

35 to 44 years : 16

45 to 54 years : 33

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 8

75 years and over : 15


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Monroe County, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 3,472

Female : 3,863

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 402

Female : 715

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 37

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 61

Female : 56


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Monroe County, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence : 4,246

Born in other state in the United States : 762

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 33


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,523

Now married, except separated : 2,753

Divorced : 577

Separated : 272

Widowed : 678

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 223

Now married, except separated : 474

Divorced : 103

Separated : 39

Widowed : 143

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 18

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 19

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 18

Now married, except separated : 76

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 23


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 7,864

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 62

Speak English less than "very well" : 30

Gujarati:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 72

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 33


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Monroe County, Arkansas

  • Other Groups: 4,028   (51.7%)
  • United States Or American: 1,891   (24.3%)
  • Irish: 588   (7.5%)
  • German: 428   (5.5%)
  • English: 297   (3.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 115   (1.5%)
  • Italian: 72   (0.9%)
  • Dutch: 72   (0.9%)
  • Scottish: 65   (0.8%)
  • Scotch-irish: 58   (0.7%)
  • Swedish: 37   (0.5%)
  • Subsaharan African: 21   (0.3%)
  • Arab: 20   (0.3%)
  • Welsh: 18   (0.2%)
  • European: 17   (0.2%)
  • British: 17   (0.2%)
  • Eastern European: 15   (0.2%)
  • Polish: 8   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 7   (0.1%)
  • French Canadian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 4   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Estonian: 3   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Monroe County, Arkansas is 8,606



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Monroe County, Arkansas: 3,972
Female Population in Monroe County, Arkansas: 4,634


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Monroe County, Arkansas: 41.3
Median Female Resident Age in Monroe County, Arkansas: 44.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Arkansas is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Monroe County, Arkansas


White


Both sexes

48.6

Male

47.5

Female

49.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

36.7

Male

33.0

Female

40.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

46.5

Male

57.5

Female

39.5

Asian


Both sexes

39.0

Male

39.3

Female

38.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

23.3

Male

23.7

Female

19.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

25.0

Male

20.5

Female

41.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.0

Male

25.3

Female

24.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

48.8

Male

47.7

Female

49.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Monroe County, Arkansas


  • White: 5,041
  • African American: 3,364
  • American Indian: 55
  • Asian: 125
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 19
  • Two or More Races: 2



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 70   (2.35%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 55   (1.85%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 129   (4.33%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 241   (8.1%)
  • 9th Grade: 164   (5.51%)
  • 10th Grade: 122   (4.1%)
  • 11th Grade: 182   (6.11%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 151   (5.07%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,210   (40.64%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 123   (4.13%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 238   (7.99%)
  • Associate Degree: 66   (2.22%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 140   (4.7%)
  • Master's Degree: 45   (1.51%)
  • Professional School Degree: 41   (1.38%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 105   (2.9%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 53   (1.46%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 100   (2.76%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 259   (7.14%)
  • 9th Grade: 203   (5.6%)
  • 10th Grade: 169   (4.66%)
  • 11th Grade: 244   (6.73%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 144   (3.97%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,310   (36.14%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 272   (7.5%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 288   (7.94%)
  • Associate Degree: 147   (4.06%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 218   (6.01%)
  • Master's Degree: 77   (2.12%)
  • Professional School Degree: 27   (0.74%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 9   (0.25%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Monroe County, Arkansas

  • Brinkley School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 200 Tiger Drive, Brinkley, AR 72021, Phone: (870) 734-5000, Students: 979 )

  • Clarendon School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 316 N 6th Street, Clarendon, AR 72029, Phone: (870) 747-3351, Students: 724 )

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

  • C.b. Partee Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 400 W Lynn Street, Brinkley, AR 72021, Phone: (870) 734-5010, Students: 524 )

  • Clarendon Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: P O Box 248, Clarendon, AR 72029, Phone: (870) 747-3383, Students: 300 )

  • Brinkley Middle School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 100 Tiger Drive, Brinkley, AR 72021, Phone: (870) 734-5105, Students: 147 )

  • Holly Grove Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 100 Bunn Ave., Holly Grove, AR 72069, Phone: (870) 462-3910, Students: 86 )

  • Holly Grove High School


    ( Location: 100 Bunn Ave., Holly Grove, AR 72069, Phone: (870) 462-8856, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Monroe County, Arkansas

  • Clarendon High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 320 N 7th Street, Clarendon, AR 72029, Phone: (870) 747-3326, Students: 338 )

  • Brinkley High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 100 Tiger Drive, Brinkley, AR 72021, Phone: (870) 734-5005, Students: 308 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Monroe County, Arkansas

  • Monroe County Library


    270 Madison Street, Clarendon, AR 72029

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Monroe County, Arkansas


  • Ahne Road Farms Inc


    111 S Main St, Waterloo, IL 62298

  • Alabama Cemetary Preservation Alliance


    54 Monroe Station Road, Monroeville, AL 36460

  • Amory Historic Cemetery Corporation


    Po Box 465, Amory, MS 38821

  • Antoine Dutot Museum And Gallery


    Main St, Delaware Water Gap, PA 18327

  • Artists Environmental Foundation Of The Florida Keys Inc


    97802 Overseas Hwy, Key Largo, FL 33037

  • Asian-pacific Islander-american History Proj Of Greater Roch


    Po Box 10503, Rochester, NY 14610

  • Audubon House And Tropical Gardens


    205 Whitehead St, Key West, FL 33040
    http://www.audubonhouse.com

  • Baobab Cultural Center


    , Rochester, NY 14607

  • Barrett Township Historical Society


    Po Box 358, Cresco, PA 18326

  • Belle-fountaine Museum And House


    700 S Church St, Waterloo, IL 62298

  • Bloomington Restorations Inc


    2920 E 10th St, Bloomington, IN 47408

  • Campbell-whittlesey House


    123 Fitzhugh St S, Rochester, NY 14608
    http://www.landmarksociety.org

  • Central Delta Historical Society Inc


    100 W Cypress St, Brinkley, AR 72021

  • Charlotte Village & Transportation Museum


    Po Box 12924, Rochester, NY 14612

  • Charlotte-genesee Lighthouse Historical Society


    70 Lighthouse St, Rochester, NY 14612
    http://www.geneseelighthouse.org

  • Chestnuthill Township Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 866, Brodheadsville, PA 18322

  • Chili Doll Hospital And Victorian Doll Museum


    4332 Buffalo Rd, North Chili, NY 14514
    http://www.victoriandollmuseum.com

  • Chili Historical Society


    4145 Union Street, North Chili, NY 14514

  • Clarkson Historical Society


    Po Box 600, Brockport, NY 14420

  • Columbia Historical Society


    Po Box 738, Columbia, IL 62236

  • Coolbaugh Township Historical Association


    Po Box 244, Tobyhanna, PA 18466

  • Corn Hill Waterfront And Navigation Foundation


    , Rochester, NY 14618

  • Cumorah Historical Society Inc


    3304 Lake Rd N, Brockport, NY 14420

  • Czernowitz Jewish Cemetery Restoration Organization


    3712 Brownridge Rd, Bloomington, IN 47401

  • Dalrymple Family Foundation Inc


    Po Box 210, Amory, MS 38821

  • Deke Slayton Memorial Space & Bicycle Museum


    200 W Main St, Sparta, WI 54656
    http://www.dekeslayton.com

  • Delaware Water Gap Station Preservation Partnership Inc


    Po Box 633, Delaware Water Gap, PA 18327

  • Donkey Milk House


    613 Eaton St, Key West, FL 33040

  • Driebe Freight Station


    537 Ann St, Stroudsburg, PA 18360

  • Durand Eastman Park Arboretum


    171 Reservoir Avenue, Rochester, NY 14620

  • East Martello Museum


    3501 S. Roosevelt Blvd., Key West, FL 33040

  • East Stroudsburg Railroad Tower


    Po Box 1431, East Stroudsburg, PA 18301

  • Exeter Historical Society


    Po Box 3, Maybee, MI 48159

  • Fargo Agricultural School Museum, Inc.


    , Brinkley, AR 72021

  • Farmer House Museum Inc


    334 S Jackson St, Bloomington, IN 47403

  • Fine Arts Discovery Series Inc


    524 Main St, Stroudsburg, PA 18360

  • Fine Arts Gallery


    Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47406

  • Florida Keys History And Diving Museum Inc


    82990 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada, FL 33036
    http://www.divingmuseum.org

  • Fort Mims Reconstruction Association Inc


    94 Webb Road, Frisco City, AL 36445

  • Frederick Douglas Museum Cultural


    300 E Main St, Rochester, NY 14604

  • Frederick Douglass Resource Cener


    36 King St, Rochester, NY 14608

  • Friends Of Amory Regional Museum Inc


    801 3rd Street South, Amory, MS 38821
    http://www.amoryms.us

  • Friends Of Fort Taylor


    300 Truman Anx, Key West, FL 33040
    http://www.foftkw.com

  • Friends Of Ft Taylor Inc


    Po Box 58, Key West, FL 33040

  • Friends Of Sugar Grove Community


    1320 Lakeview Dr, Tomah, WI 54660

  • Friends Of The Archives Historical & Preservation Soceity


    105 College Street Suite 10, Madisonville, TN 37354

  • Friends Of The Museum


    519 Godfroy Ave, Monroe, MI 48162

  • Friends Of Tinker Nature Park Hansen Nature Center


    1525 Calkins Road / Po Box 999, Henrietta, NY 14467
    http://sites.google.com/site/hansenn

  • G A Harris Telecommunication


    306 Arthur St, Tomah, WI 54660

  • Gates Town Of


    , Rochester, NY 14624

  • Gates Historical Society


    634 Hinchey Rd, Rochester, NY 14624

  • Genesee Valley Treasure Seekers Inc


    34 Bayberry Ln, Rochester, NY 14616

  • Genesee Warbirds


    16 West Main Street Suite 310, Rochester, NY 14614

  • Genesis Wildlife Center Inc


    4121 Romeo Rd, Tobyhanna, PA 18466

  • George Eastman House


    900 East Ave, Rochester, NY 14607
    http://www.eastmanhouse.org

  • Gower Cemetery Caretakers Organization


    Po Box 83 212 Doney Road, Brodheadsville, PA 18322

  • Greater Rochester Vietnam Veterans Memorial Corporation


    154 Mendota Drive, Rochester, NY 14626

  • Greece Historical Society


    595 Long Pond Rd, Rochester, NY 14612

  • Helmer Nature Center


    154 Pinegrove Avenue, Rochester, NY 14617

  • Henrietta Historical Society


    Po Box 435, Henrietta, NY 14467


* There are 130 more museums in Monroe County, Arkansas not display here.

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Monroe County, Arkansas


Airport


(1) Clarendon Municipal Airport   (2) Frank Federer Memorial Airport   (3) Holly Grove Municipal Airport  

Area


(1) Jones Island  

Bend


(1) Crooked Point Cut-off   (2) Hilderbrand Bend   (3) Holly Tree Bend   (4) Hurricane Bend   (5) Ninety Point   (6) Wolf Bend  

Building


(1) 1st Judicial District Drug Task Force   (2) Arkansas Game And Fish Commission Law Enforcement East Central Regional Office   (3) Brinkley City Hall   (4) Brinkley Fire Department   (5) Brinkley Police Department   (6) Clarendon Police Department   (7) Clarendon Volunteer Fire Department   (8) East Monroe County Rural Fire Department Station 1   (9) East Monroe County Rural Fire Department Station 2   (10) Folsom Memorial Library   (11) Holly Grove Fire Department   (12) Holly Grove Police Department   (13) Maddox Bay Volunteer Fire Department   (14) Monroe County Sheriff S Office   (15) Roc Roe Volunteer Fire Department   (16) Southern Paramedic Service Brinkley  

Canal


(1) Piney Fork Ditch  

Cape


(1) Big Eddy Point   (2) Coahoma Point   (3) Dead Man Point   (4) Franklin Point   (5) Sycamore Point  

Cemetery


(1) Bateman Cemetery   (2) Bonds Cemetery   (3) Calvary Cemetery   (4) Carr Cemetery   (5) Choctaw Cemetery   (6) Dyer Cemetery   (7) Finell Cemetery   (8) Fitzhugh Cemetery   (9) Franks Cemetery   (10) Goodwin Cemetery   (11) Haven Rest Cemetery   (12) Hunters Chapel Cemetery   (13) Jordan Cemetery   (14) Liberty Cemetery   (15) Macedonia Cemetery   (16) Mount Zion Cemetery   (17) Oaklawn Cemetery   (18) Philadelphia Cemetery   (19) Pine Ridge Cemetery   (20) Pleasant Valley Cemetery   (21) Redmans Cemetery   (22) Roc Roe Cemetery   (23) Saint John Cemetery   (24) Saint Paul Cemetery   (25) Shady Grove Cemetery   (26) Shiloh Cemetery   (27) Travelers Rest Cemetery   (28) Union Cemetery   (29) Upper Cemetery   (30) Whitehall Cemetery  

Church


(1) Bethlehem Church   (2) Big Star Church   (3) Bright Light Church Historical   (4) Brinkley Missionary Baptist Church   (5) Broadmoor Baptist Church   (6) Church Of Christ   (7) Dyer Church   (8) Faith Missionary Baptist Church   (9) Faith Temple Church Of God In Christ   (10) First Assembly Of God Church   (11) First Baptist Church   (12) First Presbyterian Church   (13) First Saint John Church Historical   (14) First United Methodist Church   (15) Full Gospel Church Of God   (16) Gethsemane Baptist Church   (17) Grove Church   (18) Heartline Fellowship Church   (19) Hunter Chapel   (20) Hurricane Church   (21) Jeffries Church Historical   (22) Lawrenceville Church   (23) Liberty Church   (24) Macedonia Church   (25) Monroe Baptist Church   (26) Moro Temple   (27) Mount Canaan Church   (28) Mount Carmel Church   (29) Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church   (30) Mount Pleasant Church   (31) Mount Zion Baptist Church   (32) Mount Zion Church   (33) New Hope Church   (34) Oak Grove Church   (35) Olive Branch Church   (36) Our Savior Church   (37) Park Grove Church   (38) Philadelphia Church   (39) Philadelphia Church Historical   (40) Pine Hill Church   (41) Pine Ridge Church   (42) Pleasant Valley Church   (43) Saint James Church Historical   (44) Saint John The Baptist Catholic Church   (45) Saint Johns Missionary Baptist Church   (46) Saint Luke Church   (47) Saint Lukes Episcopal Church   (48) Saint Paul African Methodist Episcopal Church   (49) Saint Paul Church   (50) Saint Paul Missionary Baptist Church   (51) Shiloh Church   (52) Tabernacle Of Victory Church   (53) Tyree Church   (54) Union Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Brinkley   (2) City Of Clarendon   (3) City Of Holly Grove   (4) Monroe County   (5) Town Of Roe   (6) Township Of Brinkley   (7) Township Of Brown   (8) Township Of Cache   (9) Township Of Cleburne   (10) Township Of Cypress Ridge   (11) Township Of Dixon   (12) Township Of Duncan   (13) Township Of Hindman   (14) Township Of Jackson   (15) Township Of Keevil   (16) Township Of Pine Ridge   (17) Township Of Raymond   (18) Township Of Roc Roe  

Cliff


(1) Johnson Bluff  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 216  

Dam


(1) Arkansas Noname 133 Dam   (2) Arkansas Noname 149 Dam   (3) Carnes Lake Dam   (4) Cruthis Lake Dam   (5) Lake Greenlee Reservoir Dam   (6) Mccollum Lake Dam   (7) Midway Lake Dam  

Gut


(1) Adams Bayou   (2) Ash Slash   (3) Bear Camp Slough   (4) Burnt Bayou   (5) Channey Slough   (6) Cut Bluff Slough   (7) Fish Lake Slough   (8) Maloy Bayou   (9) Maple Slough   (10) Middle Prong   (11) Mud Slough   (12) Persimmon Slash   (13) Reeses Fork   (14) Right Hand Prong   (15) Robe Bayou   (16) The Horn   (17) Walker Cypress Slash  

Hospital


(1) Delta Medical Center Historical  

Lake


(1) Barnes Lake   (2) Bear Slough   (3) Big Baptize Lake   (4) Big Eagle Lake   (5) Big Twin Lake   (6) Big Weidmann Lake   (7) Boggy Lake   (8) Brushy Lake   (9) Bull Lake   (10) Burnt Cypress Lake   (11) Clear Lake   (12) Cloud Lake   (13) Cooter Lake   (14) Crosspond Bayou   (15) Eagle Nest Lake   (16) East Lake   (17) First Old River   (18) Fish Lake   (19) Forked Lake   (20) Goose Lake   (21) Goose Lakes   (22) Goose Pond   (23) Graveyard Lake   (24) Green Lake   (25) Halls Lake   (26) Hart Lake   (27) Heifer Lake   (28) Hickson Lake   (29) Hole In The Wall   (30) Horseshoe Lake   (31) Ingram Lake   (32) Little Baptize Lake   (33) Little Eagle Lake   (34) Little Weidmann Lake   (35) Long Lake   (36) Lost Lake   (37) Lower Crooked Lake   (38) Luckett Lake   (39) Maloy Lake   (40) Middle Crooked Lake   (41) Middle Old River   (42) Mud Lake   (43) Mule Lake   (44) Otter Lake   (45) Passmore Lake   (46) Pryor Lake   (47) Rainbow Lake   (48) Red Cat Lake   (49) Roc Roe Lake   (50) Round Lake   (51) Round Pond   (52) Slaughters Lake   (53) Straight Lake   (54) Upper Crooked Lake   (55) Upper Eagle Nest Lake   (56) Upper Forked Lake   (57) Upper Old River   (58) White Oak Lake  

Locale


(1) Ashford Landing   (2) Audrich Switch   (3) Brinkley Country Club   (4) Dunn S Fish Farm   (5) Pine Crest Shopping Center   (6) Ramsey Mill Site   (7) Sandy Bank  

Park


(1) Brinkley City Park   (2) Dagmar State Wildlife Management Area   (3) Greenlee Park  

Populated Place


(1) Aberdeen   (2) Alfrey   (3) Allendale   (4) B B Junction   (5) Bardill Historical   (6) Bayless   (7) Blackton   (8) Brasfield   (9) Brinkley   (10) Buckhorn   (11) Burma Historical   (12) Clarendon   (13) Dagmar   (14) Deep Elm   (15) Dobbs Landing   (16) Duncan   (17) Eden   (18) Emmons   (19) Holly Grove   (20) Jeffries   (21) Keevil   (22) Lawrenceville   (23) Lenoir Historical   (24) Lookout   (25) Monroe   (26) Palmer   (27) Park Grove   (28) Peppers Landing   (29) Perman Historical   (30) Pine City   (31) Ragtown   (32) Raymond Historical   (33) Rich   (34) Roe   (35) Smale   (36) Stoops Historical   (37) Towle Historical  

Post Office


(1) Brinkley Post Office   (2) Monroe Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Brinkley Lake   (2) Caney Slash   (3) Carnes Lake   (4) Cruthis Lake   (5) Lake Greenlee   (6) Lake Greenlee Reservoir   (7) Mccollum Lake   (8) Midway Lake   (9) Newkirks Reservoir Number 1   (10) Newkirks Reservoir Number 2  

Ridge


(1) Walnut Ridge  

School


(1) Brinkley High School   (2) Brinkley Middle School   (3) C B Partee Elementary School   (4) Clarendon Elementary School   (5) Clarendon High School   (6) Holly Grove Elementary School   (7) Holly Grove High School   (8) New Hope School Historical   (9) Pine Ridge School Historical   (10) Tyree School Historical  

Stream


(1) Bayou De View   (2) Benson Slash Creek   (3) Big Creek   (4) Big Piney Creek   (5) Big Slash   (6) Boat Gunwale Slash   (7) Buck Branch   (8) Cache River   (9) Culotches Bay Slough   (10) Cypress Creek   (11) Dial Creek   (12) East Bayou   (13) Elm Slough   (14) Fish Slough   (15) Green Bayou   (16) Honey Creek   (17) Jackson Bayou   (18) Knights Creek   (19) Little Piney Creek   (20) Little Robe Bayou   (21) Locust Creek   (22) Lost Island Bayou   (23) Maloy Bayou   (24) Mill Bayou   (25) Roc Roe Bayou   (26) Sevenmile Bayou   (27) Sherril Creek   (28) Walker Cypress Creek   (29) Washington Creek   (30) Whisky Creek  

Swamp


(1) Big Robe Bayou   (2) Crosslay Slough   (3) Little Twin Lake   (4) Mcfarland Brake  

Tower


(1) Kbri-am Brinkley   (2) Kqmc-fm Brinkley   (3) Kxrc-fm Clarendon  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Monroe County, Arkansas

72021 (pop. 5,470) 72029 (pop. 2,272) 72069 (pop. 1,852)
72134 (pop. 387) 72108 (pop. 140)  


Counties Nearby Monroe County, Arkansas

Prairie County, AR  (pop. 8,776) 19.2 Miles
Lee County, AR  (pop. 10,776) 25.4 Miles
Arkansas County, AR  (pop. 19,385) 28.7 Miles
Phillips County, AR  (pop. 20,868) 31.3 Miles
Woodruff County, AR  (pop. 7,677) 32.1 Miles
St. Francis County, AR  (pop. 27,688) 34.4 Miles
Lonoke County, AR  (pop. 70,051) 40.1 Miles
Cross County, AR  (pop. 18,801) 44.7 Miles
White County, AR  (pop. 78,404) 46.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Monroe County, Arkansas

870



Elevation in Monroe County, Arkansas is 177.0 ft. (54.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Monroe County, Arkansas

Lat: 34.732843 N        Long: -91.207816 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 168   (4.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 128   (3.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 251   (6.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 537   (14.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 535   (14.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 502   (13.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 702   (19.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 226   (6.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 58   (1.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 147   (4.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 46   (1.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 11   (0.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 124   (3.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 193   (5.3%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Monroe County, Arkansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,540

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 326

In 3-person carpool : 197

In 4-person carpool : 72

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 32

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 : 3

Bicycle : 76

Walked : 88

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 31


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Monroe County, Arkansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 544

5 to 9 minutes : 784

10 to 14 minutes : 500

15 to 19 minutes : 209

20 to 24 minutes : 185

25 to 29 minutes : 110

30 to 34 minutes : 360

35 to 39 minutes : 64

40 to 44 minutes : 170

45 to 59 minutes : 264

60 to 89 minutes : 104

90 or more minutes : 40


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 1,420

No Social Security income : 2,319


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 579

No retirement income : 3,160


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Monroe County, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 212

$10,000 to $14,999 : 131

$15,000 to $19,999 : 163

$20,000 to $24,999 : 255

$25,000 to $29,999 : 181

$30,000 to $34,999 : 324

$35,000 to $39,999 : 284

$40,000 to $44,999 : 81

$45,000 to $49,999 : 97

$50,000 to $59,999 : 190

$60,000 to $74,999 : 140

$75,000 to $99,999 : 275

$100,000 to $124,999 : 60

$125,000 to $149,999 : 29

$150,000 to $199,999 : 35

$200,000 or more : 22


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $34,490


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Monroe County, Arkansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 382  (19.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 163  (8.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 239  (12.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 234  (12.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 294  (15.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 467  (25.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 485  (26.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 551  (29.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (0.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 14  (0.8%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Monroe County, Arkansas

Employed: 3,493
Unemployed: 289



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Monroe 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: 0.0%
  • Other: 100%



Water Usage In Monroe County, Arkansas

Ground Water

 
Fresh 235.51 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 235.51 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 20.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 20.00 Mgal/d





There are 234 Farms In Monroe County, Arkansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Monroe County, Arkansas

Signature Bank Of Arkansas - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $985.5k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 5

The Merchants & Planters Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $49.1k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 1

First National Bank Of Eastern Arkansas - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $371.5k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 14

Bancorpsouth Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $12.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 259

Cross County Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $203.5k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 6

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Monroe County, Arkansas

  • Stuttgart Municipal


    (about 22.8 miles in Ulm, Arkansas; Airport Code: SGT)

  • Searcy Municipal


    (about 45.1 miles in Searcy, Arkansas; Airport Code: SRC)

  • Tunica Municipal


    (about 49.1 miles in Tunica, Mississippi; Airport Code: UTM)

  • Fletcher Field


    (about 49.6 miles in Lyon, Mississippi; Airport Code: CKM)

  • Little Rock AFB


    (about 54.7 miles in Gravel Ridge, Arkansas; Airport Code: LRF)

  • Grider Field


    (about 56.6 miles in Pine Bluff, Arkansas; Airport Code: PBF)

  • Bill and Hillary Clinton Nat Adams Field


    (about 57.7 miles in College Station, Arkansas; Airport Code: LIT)

  • Adams Field


    (about 58.3 miles in Little Rock, Arkansas; Airport Code: LIT)

  • North Little Rock Municipal


    (about 59.8 miles in North Little Rock, Arkansas; Airport Code: JZV)

  • West Memphis Municipal


    (about 61.7 miles in West Memphis, Arkansas; Airport Code: AWM)

  • Batesville Regional


    (about 73.0 miles in Desha, Arkansas; Airport Code: BVX)

  • Memphis International


    (about 73.0 miles in Memphis, Tennessee; Airport Code: MEM)

  • Dennis F Cantrell Field


    (about 73.0 miles in Conway, Arkansas; Airport Code: AR2)

  • Jonesboro Municipal


    (about 82.3 miles in Jonesboro, Arkansas; Airport Code: JBR)

  • Olive Branch Airport


    (about 82.3 miles in Hickory Hill, Tennessee; Airport Code: OLV)

  • Millington Regional Jetport


    (about 87.1 miles in Millington, Tennessee; Airport Code: NQA)

  • Greenville Municipal


    (about 87.2 miles in Metcalfe, Mississippi; Airport Code: GLH)

  • Greenville Mid Delta


    (about 87.3 miles in Metcalfe, Mississippi; Airport Code: GLH)

  • Mid Delta Regional


    (about 87.3 miles in Metcalfe, Mississippi; Airport Code: GLH)

  • Walnut Ridge Regional


    (about 97.5 miles in Walnut Ridge, Arkansas; Airport Code: ARG)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Monroe County, Arkansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

77.33%

Carpooled

14.07%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.16%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.08%

Motorcycle

0.13%

Bicycle

0.40%

Walked

3.59%

Other Means

1.47%

Worked At Home

2.76%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,648

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 249

Female householder, no husband present : 582

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,138

Householder not living alone : 122


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 3

Male householder and female partner : 124

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 104

All other households : 3,508


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Monroe County, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,205

Renter-occupied housing units : 443

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 145

Renter-occupied housing units : 104

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 257

Renter-occupied housing units : 325

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 666

Renter-occupied housing units : 594


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Monroe County, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 662

$10,000 to $14,999 : 367

$15,000 to $19,999 : 254

$20,000 to $24,999 : 314

$25,000 to $29,999 : 292

$30,000 to $34,999 : 393

$35,000 to $39,999 : 298

$40,000 to $44,999 : 141

$45,000 to $49,999 : 124

$50,000 to $59,999 : 218

$60,000 to $74,999 : 202

$75,000 to $99,999 : 295

$100,000 to $124,999 : 93

$125,000 to $149,999 : 29

$150,000 to $199,999 : 35

$200,000 or more : 22


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Monroe County, Arkansas)

Total : 5,271


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Monroe County, Arkansas)

Occupied : 3,739

Vacant : 1,532


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Monroe County, Arkansas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Monroe County, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later : 37

Built 2000 to 2004 : 219

Built 1990 to 1999 : 680

Built 1980 to 1989 : 805

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,284

Built 1960 to 1969 : 994

Built 1950 to 1959 : 621

Built 1940 to 1949 : 306

Built 1939 or earlier : 325


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Monroe County, Arkansas)

Utility gas : 1,471

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 661

Electricity : 1,485

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 106

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 5

No fuel used : 11


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Monroe County, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 110

$10,000 to $14,999 : 150

$15,000 to $19,999 : 86

$20,000 to $24,999 : 83

$25,000 to $29,999 : 87

$30,000 to $34,999 : 146

$35,000 to $39,999 : 132

$40,000 to $49,999 : 318

$50,000 to $59,999 : 245

$60,000 to $69,999 : 257

$70,000 to $79,999 : 160

$80,000 to $89,999 : 96

$90,000 to $99,999 : 67

$100,000 to $124,999 : 79

$125,000 to $149,999 : 56

$150,000 to $174,999 : 69

$175,000 to $199,999 : 55

$200,000 to $249,999 : 19

$250,000 to $299,999 : 33

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 16

$500,000 to $749,999 : 9

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Monroe 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 : 29

Home equity loan only : 9

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,058

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,177


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $114,000

Built 2000 to 2004 : $39,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $47,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $62,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $57,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $56,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $42,700

Built 1940 to 1949 : $35,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $40,200


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Monroe County, Arkansas: 63.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Arkansas: 67.6%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Monroe 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 7 7 $541,000
  Two Family 1 2 $98,000
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $115,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

9 12 $754,000
2000        
  Single Family 6 6 $215,100
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 5 25 $700,000
  Total

11 31 $915,100
2001        
  Single Family 7 7 $452,832
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $452,832
2002        
  Single Family 7 7 $502,730
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $502,730
2003        
  Single Family 11 11 $827,710
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 5 20 $685,386
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

16 31 $1,513,096
2004        
  Single Family 2 2 $134,600
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $134,600
2005        
  Single Family 1 1 $90,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $90,000
2006        
  Single Family 1 1 $87,290
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $87,290


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Monroe County, AR): $22,632
Median Household Income In 2000 (Arkansas): $32,182


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Monroe County): $39,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arkansas): $67,400


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Monroe County, Arkansas

Utility Gas: 48.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 19.0%
Electricity: 28.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 3.5%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.1%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Monroe County, Arkansas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 26.19%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 73.81%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Monroe County): $280
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arkansas): $453
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Monroe County): $494


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



Health Care Centers Close To Monroe County, Arkansas

Monroe County Health Unit


     Address: 306 West King Drive, Brinkley, Arkansas 72021
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Prairie County Health Unit


     Address: 214 Main Street, Des Arc, Arkansas 72040
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Lee County Health Unit


     Address: 141 North Hicky Street, Marianna, Arkansas 72360
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Aaa Southeast Ar, Inc- Arkansas Co


     Address: 2116 South Buerkle, Suite A, Stuttgart, Arkansas 72160
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 9/2/1982

Dewitt Hospital Home Health Agency


     Address: 1614 S Whitehead Dr, De Witt, Arkansas 72042
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 10/28/1987

Hospitals Close To Monroe County, Arkansas

Stuttgart Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1703 North Buerkle Road, Stuttgart, Arkansas 72160
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

"de Witt Hospital & Nursing Home, Inc&quo


     Address: 1641 Whitehead Drive, De Witt, Arkansas 72042
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Helena Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1801 Martin Luther King Drive, Helena, Arkansas 72342
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Forrest City Medical Center


     Address: 1601 Newcastle Road, Forrest City, Arkansas 72335
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Crossridge Community Hospital


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

Nursing Homes Close To Monroe County, Arkansas

Springbrook Health & Rehab Center


     Address: 92 Maple Street, Hazen, Arkansas 72064
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 40
     Percent Occupied: 57%

Des Arc Nursing And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 2216 West Main Street, Des Arc, Arkansas 72040
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 70
     Percent Occupied: 71%

Crestpark Inn Of Stuttgart


     Address: 707 West 20th, Stuttgart, Arkansas 72160
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 111
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Dewitt Nursing Home


     Address: 1605 South Madison St, De Witt, Arkansas 72042
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 56
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Crestpark Retirement Inn Dewitt


     Address: 1325 Liberty Drive, De Witt, Arkansas 72042
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 39
     Percent Occupied: 41%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Monroe County, Arkansas

Name: Arkansas Nuclear
Address: 1448 SR 333; Russellville, AR 72801
Distance: 116 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Monroe County, Arkansas

    Retired Workers: 1,260
    Disabled Workers: 360
    Widowers Workers: 290
    Spouses Workers: 120
    Children Workers: 220


(updated 2007)



Monroe County, Arkansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 55.88%
  • Bush & Cheney 43.25%
  • Other 0.88%



(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 Monroe County, Arkansas citizens.

Relocation to Monroe County, AR

6.01 % of Monroe County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $24,695

Arkansas Average 7.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Arkansas County , AR 0.85 % ($46,040 AGI )
  • Pulaski County , AR 0.78 % ($20,826 AGI )
  • St Francis County , AR 0.48 % ($26,857 AGI )
  • Phillips County , AR 0.37 % ($16,909 AGI )

Relocation away from Monroe County, AR

8.31 % of Monroe 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 $22,801

Arkansas Average 7.29 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Arkansas County , AR 1.23 % ($22,405 AGI )
  • Pulaski County , AR 1.06 % ($20,125 AGI )
  • Craighead County , AR 0.50 % ($19,733 AGI )
  • St Francis County , AR 0.50 % ($35,200 AGI )
  • Lonoke County , AR 0.40 % ($22,250 AGI )
  • Prairie County , AR 0.40 % ($39,917 AGI )
  • Phillips County , AR 0.33 % ($22,000 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 Monroe County, Arkansas is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Monroe County, Arkansas


On 11/10/1998, a tornado touched down 2.76 miles from the center of Monroe County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 01/21/1999, a tornado touched down 5.08 miles from the center of Monroe County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 3 . There were 9 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 07/25/1977, a tornado touched down 6.41 miles from the center of Monroe County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 07/02/1994, a tornado touched down 8.37 miles from the center of Monroe County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500,000 to $5,000,000.

On 01/21/1999, a tornado touched down 8.61 miles from the center of Monroe County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Monroe County, Arkansas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
09/24/1993, 05:10 pm 0 0 -- $5K
05/18/1993, 03:15 pm 0 0 -- $50K
         
Lightning        
03/30/1993, 08:00 pm 0 1 -- --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
10/17/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $70K --
11/15/2006, 03:50 am 0 0 $100K --
07/23/1994, 03:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/02/1994, 07:50 pm 0 0 $500K --
07/02/1994, 07:38 pm 0 0 $50K --
06/07/1994, 09:20 pm 0 0 $50K --
05/13/1994, 06:45 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/13/1994, 05:15 pm 0 0 $5K --
09/14/1993, 04:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
01/23/1993, 10:40 pm 0 0 $5K --
         



Tornados In Monroe County, Arkansas

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2002-12-18 9 100 1 0 0 -- --
  2002-12-18 5 100 1 0 0 -- --
  1989-03-30 7 100 1 0 0 $250K --
  1982-04-02 -- 33 2 0 0 $3M --
  1978-04-17 5 33 2 0 0 $250K --
  1978-04-17 6 33 2 0 0 $250K --
  1977-05-08 -- 17 -- 0 0 -- --
  1976-02-17 -- 100 1 0 0 $25K --
  1970-08-06 3 133 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1958-09-16 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1954-04-28 -- 33 1 0 0 -- --
  1950-03-26 15 1,760 3 0 20 $250K --





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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 Monroe 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 Monroe County, Arkansas


  • Monroe County Detention Center


    123 Madison Street, Clarendon, AR 72029
    Capacity: 40
    Confined: 18
    Avg. Population: 28

  • Brinkley City Jail


    233 West Cedar Street, Brinkley, AR 72021
    Capacity: 12
    Confined: 4
    Avg. Population: 7
    Year Built: 1966


(updated 2006)



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