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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 76   (1.18%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 41   (0.63%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 160   (2.48%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 515   (7.97%)
  • 9th Grade: 264   (4.09%)
  • 10th Grade: 332   (5.14%)
  • 11th Grade: 213   (3.3%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 267   (4.13%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,409   (37.28%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 546   (8.45%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 778   (12.04%)
  • Associate Degree: 206   (3.19%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 377   (5.83%)
  • Master's Degree: 176   (2.72%)
  • Professional School Degree: 58   (0.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 44   (0.68%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 88   (1.25%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 60   (0.85%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 164   (2.33%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 404   (5.74%)
  • 9th Grade: 316   (4.49%)
  • 10th Grade: 332   (4.71%)
  • 11th Grade: 220   (3.12%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 254   (3.61%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,478   (35.18%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 620   (8.8%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 957   (13.59%)
  • Associate Degree: 327   (4.64%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 514   (7.3%)
  • Master's Degree: 254   (3.61%)
  • Professional School Degree: 50   (0.71%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 5   (0.07%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Polk County, Arkansas)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 250

5 to 9 years : 1,267

10 to 14 years : 1,232

15 to 17 years : 737

18 and 19 years : 241

20 to 24 years : 213

25 to 34 years : 143

35 years and over : 421

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 9

5 to 9 years : 89

10 to 14 years : 118

15 to 17 years : 60

18 and 19 years : 64

20 to 24 years : 2

25 to 34 years : 5

35 years and over : 20

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 285

5 to 9 years : 57

10 to 14 years : 0

15 to 17 years : 23

18 and 19 years : 168

20 to 24 years : 774

25 to 34 years : 1,949

35 years and over : 11,686


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Polk County, Arkansas

  • Mena School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 501 Hickory St, Mena, AR 71953, Phone: (479) 394-1710, Students: 2,107 )

  • Ouachita River School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 143 Polk 96, Mena, AR 71953, Phone: (479) 394-2348, Students: 783 )

  • Wickes School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 130 School Dr., Wickes, AR 71973, Phone: (870) 385-7101, Students: 735 )

  • Van Cove School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 110 S. Fifth St., Cove, AR 71937, Phone: (870) 387-2744, Students: 503 )

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

  • Mena Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 320-r Mena Street, Mena, AR 71953, Phone: (479) 394-2572, Students: 500 )

  • Louise Durham Elem. School


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: 106 North Reine St, Mena, AR 71953, Phone: (479) 394-2943, Students: 463 )

  • Holly Harshman Elem. School


    ( Grades: 3-5, Location: 1000 Geyer Drive, Mena, AR 71953, Phone: (479) 394-3151, Students: 418 )

  • Acorn Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 143 Polk 96, Mena, AR 71953, Phone: (479) 394-4833, Students: 284 )

  • Van Cove Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 122 E. Adair St., Vandervoort, AR 71972, Phone: (870) 387-6923, Students: 257 )

  • Wickes Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 130 School Dr., Wickes, AR 71973, Phone: (870) 385-2346, Students: 247 )

  • Wickes Middle School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 130 School Dr., Wickes, AR 71973, Phone: (870) 385-2363, Students: 166 )

  • Hatfield Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: Po Box 130, Hatfield, AR 71945, Phone: (870) 389-6534, Students: 90 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Polk County, Arkansas

  • Mena High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 700 South Morrow, Mena, AR 71953, Phone: (479) 394-1144, Students: 636 )

  • Van Cove High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 110 S. 5th St., Cove, AR 71937, Phone: (870) 387-2744, Students: 246 )

  • Acorn High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 143 Polk 96, Mena, AR 71953, Phone: (479) 394-5544, Students: 232 )

  • Wickes High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 130 School Dr., Wickes, AR 71973, Phone: (870) 385-2366, Students: 192 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Polk County, Arkansas

  • Rich Mountain Community College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 1,004; Location: 100 College Dr, Mena, AR 71953, Web: http://www.rmcc.edu )

Academic Libraries In Polk County, Arkansas

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Polk County, Arkansas

  • Polk County Library


    410 8th Street, Mena, AR 71953

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Polk County, Arkansas


  • Altoona Area Historical Society Inc


    1060 14th St Se, Altoona, IA 50009

  • American Water Ski Educational Foundation Inc


    1251 Holy Cow Rd, Lake Alfred, FL 33850

  • Amery Historical Society


    335 Deronda Street, Amery, WI 54001

  • Ankeny Area Historical Society


    Po Box 1111, Ankeny, IA 50021

  • Aragon Historical Society


    Po Box 333, Aragon, GA 30104

  • Arts On The Park


    115 N Kentucky Ave, Lakeland, FL 33801
    http://www.shirinart.com

  • Bethel College Board Inc


    6170 Pacific Hwy W, Rickreall, OR 97371

  • Big Creek Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 201, Polk City, IA 50226

  • Blank Park Zoo Foundation


    7401 Sw 9th St, Des Moines, IA 50315
    http://blankparkzoo.org

  • Citrus Hall Of Fame Of Florida Inc


    411 E Orange St, Lakeland, FL 33801

  • Clear Lake Museum


    Po Box 242, Clear Lake, WI 54005

  • Clive Historical Society


    Po Box 22043, Clive, IA 50325

  • Dandelion Discovery Village


    2806 Fayrdale Dr, Des Moines, IA 50320

  • Des Moines Art Center


    4700 Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312

  • Des Moines Art Center Downtown


    800 Walnut St, Des Moines, IA 50309
    http://www.desmoinesartcenter.org

  • Des Moines Botanical Center, Friends Of The


    909 Robert D. Ray Dr, Des Moines, IA 50309

  • Des Moines Metropolitan Historical Buildings Preservation Tr


    3622 Davisson Rd, Des Moines, IA 50310

  • Drake University


    2507 University Ave, Des Moines, IA 50311
    http://www.drake.edu

  • Ducktown Basin Museum Inc


    Po Box 458, Ducktown, TN 37326

  • E C Dunnegan Gallery Of Art


    Po Box 468, Bolivar, MO 65613
    http://dunnegangallery.org

  • East Polk Heritage Center


    Melland Park, Fosston, MN 56542

  • Edmundson Art Foundation Inc


    4700 Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312
    http://www.desmoinesartcenter.org

  • Euharlee Valley Historical Society


    Po Box 364, Rockmart, GA 30153

  • Explorations V Childrens Museum Inc


    109 N Kentucky Ave, Lakeland, FL 33801
    http://www.explorationsv.com

  • Florida Air Museum Inc


    4175 Medulla Rd, Lakeland, FL 33811
    http://www.sun-n-fun.org

  • Fort Des Moines Museum And Education Center


    75 E Army Post Rd, Des Moines, IA 50315
    http://www.fortdesmoines.org

  • Friends Of The Delbert Hunter Arboretum And Botanical Garden


    Po Box 604, Dallas, OR 97338

  • Friends Of The Grimes Ioof Building Inc


    212 Se Main Street, Grimes, IA 50111

  • Friends Ofritner Creek Bridge


    593 E Street, Independence, OR 97351

  • Genesis Zoological Center Inc


    Po Box 1523, Polk City, FL 33868

  • Greenwood Historic Neighborhood Association


    13 Sw 34th Street, Des Moines, IA 50312

  • Grimes Heritage Society


    210 Ne Ewing, Grimes, IA 50111

  • Heritage Foundation Of The East Grand Forks Area Inc


    Po Box 281, East Grand Forks, MN 56721

  • Heritage Museum Society


    Po Box 7, Independence, OR 97351
    http://orheritage.org

  • Historic Colony House Inc


    2300 No Scenic Hwy, Lake Wales, FL 33853

  • Historic East Village Inc


    Po Box 6043, Des Moines, IA 50309

  • Historic Lake Wales Society Inc


    325 South Scenic Hwy, Lake Wales, FL 33853

  • Historic Lakeland Inc


    Po Box 3347, Lakeland, FL 33803

  • Historic Pughsville Association Inc


    Po Box 3775, Winter Haven, FL 33881

  • Historical Society Of Fort Meade Florida Inc


    Po Box 1021, Fort Meade, FL 33841

  • Historical Society Of Ft Meade


    1 N Tecumseh Ave, Fort Meade, FL 33841

  • Historical Society Of Polk County Missouri Inc


    Po Box 423, Bolivar, MO 65613
    http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mohspcm

  • History Of The Republic Foundation


    Po Box 65544, West Des Moines, IA 50265

  • House Of Flags Museum Inc


    Po Box 1090, Columbus, NC 28722
    http://www.houseofflags.org

  • Hoyt Sherman Place Foundation


    1501 Woodland Ave, Des Moines, IA 50309
    http://www.hoytsherman.org

  • Hubbell Center


    500 Sw 7th Suite 307, Des Moines, IA 50309
    http://www.hubbell.org

  • Independence Heritage Museum


    112 South 3rd Street, Independence, OR 97351
    http://orheritage.org

  • Iowa Gold Star Museum


    7105 Nw 70th Ave, Johnston, IA 50131
    http://www.iowanationalguard.com/museum/museum.htm

  • Iowa Hall Of Pride


    330 Park St, Des Moines, IA 50309
    http://www.iowahallofpride.com

  • Iowa Historical Foundation


    600 East Locust, Des Moines, IA 50309

  • Iowa Military Aviation Heritage Museum


    3704 Se Convenience Blvd, Ankeny, IA 50021

  • Iowa Military Aviation Museum


    3704 Convenience Blvd, Ankeny, IA 50021

  • Italian-american Cultural Center Of Iowa


    1961 Indianola Ave, Des Moines, IA 50315
    http://www.iaccofia.com

  • Jensen Arctic Museum


    590 West Church Western Oregon State College, Monmouth, OR 97361

  • John And Mary Pappajohn Art Foundation


    666 Walnut Street, Des Moines, IA 50309

  • Johnston Station Historical Society


    6161 Northglenn Dr, Johnston, IA 50131

  • Jon A White Memorial Wildlife Habitat And Meditation Garden


    654 19th St, Des Moines, IA 50314

  • Jordan House Museum


    2001 Fuller Rd, West Des Moines, IA 50265
    http://thejordanhouse.org/jordanhouse/about_jh/infof.html

  • Kathleen Area Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 977, Kathleen, FL 33849

  • Lake Alfred Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 86, Lake Alfred, FL 33850


* There are 45 more museums in Polk County, Arkansas not display here.

(updated 2014)



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