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Demographics Analysis

The people of Prairie 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
(Prairie County, Arkansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 248

5 to 9 years : 285

10 to 14 years : 253

15 to 17 years : 194

18 and 19 years : 116

20 years : 63

21 years : 72

22 to 24 years : 198

25 to 29 years : 192

30 to 34 years : 229

35 to 39 years : 180

40 to 44 years : 340

45 to 49 years : 317

50 to 54 years : 349

55 to 59 years : 324

60 and 61 years : 129

62 to 64 years : 118

65 and 66 years : 126

67 to 69 years : 133

70 to 74 years : 168

75 to 79 years : 191

80 to 84 years : 51

85 years and over : 62

Female:

Under 5 years : 207

5 to 9 years : 254

10 to 14 years : 232

15 to 17 years : 158

18 and 19 years : 38

20 years : 97

21 years : 24

22 to 24 years : 244

25 to 29 years : 185

30 to 34 years : 233

35 to 39 years : 277

40 to 44 years : 282

45 to 49 years : 310

50 to 54 years : 367

55 to 59 years : 344

60 and 61 years : 94

62 to 64 years : 183

65 and 66 years : 80

67 to 69 years : 203

70 to 74 years : 151

75 to 79 years : 162

80 to 84 years : 142

85 years and over : 171


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Prairie County, Arkansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 3,891

Multiple ancestry : 1,481

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 63

Ancestry not reported : 3,341


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 8,730

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 21

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 20

Not a U.S. citizen : 5


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Prairie County, Arkansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 455

5 to 17 years : 1,376

18 to 24 years : 852

25 to 34 years : 839

35 to 44 years : 1,079

45 to 54 years : 1,343

55 to 59 years : 668

60 and 61 years : 223

62 to 64 years : 301

65 to 74 years : 861

75 years and over : 779

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 427

5 to 17 years : 1,276

18 to 24 years : 757

25 to 34 years : 701

35 to 44 years : 883

45 to 54 years : 1,072

55 to 59 years : 550

60 and 61 years : 208

62 to 64 years : 228

65 to 74 years : 787

75 years and over : 648

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 28

5 to 17 years : 100

18 to 24 years : 95

25 to 34 years : 133

35 to 44 years : 175

45 to 54 years : 271

55 to 59 years : 118

60 and 61 years : 15

62 to 64 years : 73

65 to 74 years : 74

75 years and over : 111

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 21

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 : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 5

35 to 44 years : 0

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 : 20


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Prairie County, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 3,749

Female : 3,788

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 589

Female : 604

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 21

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 25


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Prairie County, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence : 6,225

Born in other state in the United States : 1,041

Native: born outside the United States : 21

Foreign born : 20


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,130

Now married, except separated : 3,681

Divorced : 584

Separated : 104

Widowed : 658

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 239

Now married, except separated : 596

Divorced : 160

Separated : 12

Widowed : 87

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 21

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 12

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 13


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 8,238

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 21

Speak English less than "very well" : 26

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 19

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 5


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Prairie County, Arkansas

  • United States Or American: 1,957   (30.5%)
  • Other Groups: 1,439   (22.4%)
  • Irish: 849   (13.2%)
  • German: 797   (12.4%)
  • English: 511   (8.0%)
  • French (except Basque): 159   (2.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 131   (2.0%)
  • Dutch: 114   (1.8%)
  • Slovak: 108   (1.7%)
  • Scottish: 75   (1.2%)
  • Subsaharan African: 50   (0.8%)
  • Italian: 39   (0.6%)
  • Czech: 39   (0.6%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 37   (0.6%)
  • European: 16   (0.2%)
  • Polish: 16   (0.2%)
  • British: 14   (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 13   (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 13   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Swedish: 6   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 6   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 4   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 3   (0.0%)
  • French Canadian: 3   (0.0%)
  • Scandinavian: 2   (0.0%)
  • Canadian: 2   (0.0%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Prairie County, Arkansas is 8,776



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Prairie County, Arkansas: 4,338
Female Population in Prairie County, Arkansas: 4,438


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Prairie County, Arkansas: 41.1
Median Female Resident Age in Prairie County, Arkansas: 44.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Arkansas is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Prairie County, Arkansas


White


Both sexes

45.3

Male

44.3

Female

46.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

37.6

Male

36.1

Female

38.9

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

46.5

Male

46.5

Female

46.5

Asian


Both sexes

55.5

Male

37.0

Female

55.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

35.0

Male

35.5

Female

22.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

27.5

Male

17.8

Female

42.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

30.3

Male

30.8

Female

25.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.4

Male

44.4

Female

46.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Prairie County, Arkansas


  • White: 7,307
  • African American: 1,360
  • American Indian: 66
  • Asian: 5
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 38



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 36   (1.15%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 71   (2.27%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 98   (3.13%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 243   (7.75%)
  • 9th Grade: 157   (5.01%)
  • 10th Grade: 107   (3.41%)
  • 11th Grade: 139   (4.44%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 149   (4.75%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,228   (39.18%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 249   (7.95%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 279   (8.9%)
  • Associate Degree: 89   (2.84%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 193   (6.16%)
  • Master's Degree: 66   (2.11%)
  • Professional School Degree: 26   (0.83%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 4   (0.13%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 57   (1.67%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 74   (2.17%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 98   (2.87%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 225   (6.59%)
  • 9th Grade: 159   (4.65%)
  • 10th Grade: 204   (5.97%)
  • 11th Grade: 130   (3.81%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 133   (3.89%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,315   (38.5%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 242   (7.08%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 358   (10.48%)
  • Associate Degree: 118   (3.45%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 220   (6.44%)
  • Master's Degree: 63   (1.84%)
  • Professional School Degree: 7   (0.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 13   (0.38%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Prairie County, Arkansas

  • Des Arc School District


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 600 Main Street, Des Arc, AR 72040, Phone: (870) 256-4164, Students: 631 )

  • Hazen School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 477 N. Hazen Ave., Hazen, AR 72064, Phone: (870) 255-4549, Students: 470 )

  • Devalls Bluff School District


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 710 E Sycamore, De Valls Bluff, AR 72041, Phone: (870) 998-2412, Students: 248 )

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

  • Des Arc Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 2100 Hickory Street, Des Arc, AR 72040, Phone: (870) 256-4128, Students: 309 )

  • Hazen Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 477 N. Hazen Ave., Hazen, AR 72064, Phone: (870) 255-4547, Students: 254 )

  • Devalls Bluff Elem. School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 710 E Sycamore, De Valls Bluff, AR 72041, Phone: (870) 998-2612, Students: 158 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Prairie County, Arkansas

  • Des Arc High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 600 Main Street, Des Arc, AR 72040, Phone: (870) 256-4166, Students: 322 )

  • Hazen High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 477 N. Hazen Ave., Hazen, AR 72064, Phone: (870) 255-4546, Students: 216 )

  • Devalls Bluff High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 710 E Sycamore, De Valls Bluff, AR 72041, Phone: (870) 998-2361, Students: 90 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Prairie County, Arkansas

  • Des Arc Public Library


    408 Curran Street, Des Arc, AR 72040

  • Devalls Bluff Public Library


    173 Market Street, De Valls Bluff, AR 72041

  • Hazen Public Library


    121 Highway 70 East, Hazen, AR 72064

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Prairie County, Arkansas


  • Prairie County Museum And Evelyn Cameron Gallery Inc


    Po Box 368, Terry, MT 59349

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Prairie County, Arkansas


Airport


(1) Bob Norman Airstrip Historical   (2) Dockery Airfield Historical   (3) Fowlkes Field Historical   (4) Greenwalt Company Airport   (5) Hargrove Airport Historical   (6) Hazen Heliport   (7) Hazen Municipal Airport   (8) Skarda Tollville Airport   (9) Stuttgart Memorial Hospital Heliport   (10) Stuttgart Municipal Airport   (11) Taylor Airstrip  

Area


(1) Big Island   (2) Lost Island  

Bay


(1) Peppers Eddy  

Bend


(1) Berden Slough Bend   (2) Calhoun Bend   (3) Coles Bend   (4) Hicks Bend   (5) Hider Bend   (6) Mccrutchen Bend   (7) Pecan Bend   (8) Pumps Bend   (9) Webb Lake Bend   (10) Wilds Bend  

Bridge


(1) White River Bridge  

Building


(1) Arkansas County Courthouse   (2) Arkansas County Sheriff S Office   (3) Biscoe Volunteer Fire Station   (4) Brown Grove Volunteer Fire Department   (5) Center Point Fire Department   (6) De Valls Bluff Police Department   (7) De Valls Bluff Volunteer Fire Department   (8) Des Arc Ambulance Service   (9) Des Arc Police Department   (10) Des Arc Volunteer Fire Department   (11) Hazen Police Department   (12) Hazen Volunteer Fire Department   (13) Oak Prairie Volunteer Fire Station   (14) Peppers Lake Fire Department   (15) Prairie County Courthouse   (16) Prairie County Sheriff S Office   (17) Sandhill Fire Station   (18) Slovak Volunteer Fire Department   (19) Southern Paramedic Service Hazen   (20) Stuttgart Fire Station   (21) Stuttgart Police Department   (22) Stuttgart Public Library   (23) Tollville Volunteer Fire Department   (24) Ulm Fire Department  

Cape


(1) Dunns Shanty Point   (2) Little Mill Point   (3) Thomas Allen Point  

Cemetery


(1) Belcher Cemetery   (2) Biscoe Cemetery   (3) Czech National Cemetery   (4) Fairmount Cemetery   (5) Ford Cemetery   (6) Green Grove Cemetery   (7) Harris Cemetery   (8) Hazen Cemetery   (9) Holy Rosary Cemetery   (10) Johnson Chapel Cemetery   (11) Kings Cemetery   (12) Lakeside Cemetery   (13) Lone Tree Cemetery   (14) Love Rest Cemetery   (15) Lutheran Cemetery   (16) Mcbee Cemetery   (17) Mount Pleasant Cemetery   (18) Oak Grove Cemetery   (19) Oakland Cemetery   (20) Old Bethel Cemetery   (21) Pleasant Home Cemetery   (22) Powell Cemetery   (23) Russian Orthodox Cemetery   (24) Saint Luke Cemetery   (25) Talman Cemetery   (26) Tate Cemetery   (27) Tucker Cemetery   (28) Whippoorwill Cemetery   (29) White Cemetery   (30) Zion Cemetery  

Church


(1) Abbington Church Historical   (2) Allen Temple Baptist Church   (3) Benton Temple Of God   (4) Calvary Missionary Baptist Church   (5) Center Point Church   (6) Central Christian Church   (7) Church Of Christ   (8) De Valls Bluff First Baptist Church   (9) Emanuel Lutheran Church   (10) First Assembly Of God Church   (11) First Baptist Church   (12) First Christian Church   (13) First Presbyterian Church   (14) First United Methodist Church   (15) Grand Avenue United Methodist Church   (16) Green Grove Church Historical   (17) Harmony Missionary Baptist Church   (18) Holy Benton Church Of God In Christ   (19) Holy Rosary Catholic Church   (20) Jesus Name Church Of Christ   (21) Johnson Chapel   (22) Kingdom Hall Of Jehovahs Witnesses   (23) Lakeside Church   (24) Mcby Church Historical   (25) Morris Chapel   (26) Morris Chapel Historical   (27) Mount Pleasant Church Historical   (28) Mount Zion Church Of God   (29) New Hope Missionary Baptist Church   (30) North Baptist Church   (31) Oak Prairie Church Historical   (32) Old Hardshell Church   (33) Park Avenue Missionary Baptist Church   (34) Peppers Lake Church   (35) Philadelphia Church Historical   (36) Pinch Church Historical   (37) Pleasant Point Church Historical   (38) Pleasant Ridge Church   (39) Rogers Chapel Historical   (40) Saint Albans Episcopal Church   (41) Saint Johns Lutheran Church   (42) Saint Pauls Church   (43) Saint Peters Church   (44) Southside Baptist Church   (45) Stuttgart Holiness Assembly Of God Church   (46) Travellers Rest Missionary Baptist Church   (47) Union Chapel   (48) Watson Church Historical   (49) Whippoorwill Church Historical   (50) Zion Church Historical  

Civil


(1) City Of De Valls Bluff   (2) City Of Des Arc   (3) City Of Hazen   (4) City Of Stuttgart   (5) Prairie County   (6) Town Of Fredonia Biscoe   (7) Town Of Ulm   (8) Township Of Belcher   (9) Township Of Bullard   (10) Township Of Calhoun   (11) Township Of Center   (12) Township Of Gum Pond   (13) Township Of Hazen   (14) Township Of Lower Surrounded Hill   (15) Township Of Roc Roe   (16) Township Of Tyler   (17) Township Of Union   (18) Township Of Upper Surrounded Hill   (19) Township Of Watensaw   (20) Township Of White River  

Cliff


(1) Arkapola Bluff   (2) Haleys Bluff   (3) Kings Bluff   (4) Smokehouse Bluff   (5) White Bluff   (6) Worshams Bluff  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 193   (2) Interchange 202  

Dam


(1) Argo Reservoir Dam   (2) Arkansas Noname 127 Dam   (3) Arkansas Noname 131 Dam   (4) Catfish Lake Dam   (5) Crowley Lake Dam   (6) Eddy Lake Dam   (7) Hartz Reservoir Dam   (8) Jerome Lake Dam   (9) Joe Uhiren Reservoir Dam   (10) Lake Des Arc Dam   (11) Lake Treadway Dam   (12) Miers Lake Dam   (13) Omni Corporation Pond Dam   (14) Peckerwood Lake Dam   (15) Strohl Reservoir Dam   (16) Tates Reservoir Dam  

Flat


(1) Grand Prairie  

Gut


(1) Fish Slough   (2) Old River  

Hospital


(1) Baptist Health Medical Center Stuttgart  

Island


(1) Trimble Island  

Lake


(1) Alligator Lake   (2) Bean Lake   (3) Big Brushy Lake   (4) Black Lake   (5) Blind Basin   (6) Blue Hole   (7) Blue Lake   (8) Bob Williams Lake   (9) Cagles Eddy   (10) Choctaw Lake   (11) Coitier Basin   (12) Cooper Lake   (13) Goose Basin   (14) Goose Pond   (15) Graveyard Slough   (16) Gum Pond Historical   (17) Harvey Lake   (18) Hendricks Lake   (19) Hicks Lake   (20) Hill Lake   (21) Hodges Lake   (22) Horn Lake   (23) Horseshoe Lake   (24) Jake Williams Lake   (25) Jarvis Lake   (26) Little Brushy Lake   (27) Little Twin Lake   (28) Loggy Bayou   (29) Miller Lake   (30) Moores Lake   (31) Old River Lake   (32) Peppers Lake   (33) Round Basin   (34) Round Lake   (35) Slippery Lake   (36) Spring Lake   (37) Straight Lake   (38) The Basin   (39) Twin Lakes   (40) Tyler Lake   (41) Upshaw Lake   (42) Webb Lake  

Locale


(1) Center Point   (2) Fairmount Station Historical   (3) Fisher Landing   (4) Lost Hill   (5) Mini Mall Shopping Center   (6) Rice Junction Historical   (7) Weeks Landing   (8) Wilds Landing  

Military


(1) Stuttgart Army Air Field Historical  

Park


(1) Bayou Des Arc State Game Area   (2) Bryant Park   (3) Cain Park   (4) Wattensaw State Game Area  

Populated Place


(1) Balle Historical   (2) Barrettsville   (3) Beecher Historical   (4) Beulah   (5) Biscoe   (6) Bucks Landing   (7) Childers   (8) Cuneo Historical   (9) De Valls Bluff   (10) Des Arc   (11) Enarc Historical   (12) Erwin   (13) Fairmount   (14) Fourmile Corner   (15) Gospoda   (16) Hallsville   (17) Harrys   (18) Harrys Historical   (19) Hayley   (20) Hazen   (21) Hunterton Historical   (22) Kay   (23) La Grue Historical   (24) Leighton Historical   (25) Letchworth   (26) Mesa   (27) Mooresville Historical   (28) Nahay Historical   (29) North Stuttgart   (30) Ona Historical   (31) Parham Historical   (32) Peppers Lake   (33) Plunketts   (34) Sand Hill   (35) Siedenstricker   (36) Slovak   (37) Slovaktown Historical   (38) South Stuttgart   (39) Spear Historical   (40) Stuttgart   (41) Super Historical   (42) Tarnceville   (43) Thomas Historical   (44) Tollville   (45) Ulm   (46) Vaby   (47) Veits Historical   (48) Yuma Historical  

Post Office


(1) Stuttgart Post Office  

Reserve


(1) Smoke Hole Natural Area  

Reservoir


(1) Aker Reservoir   (2) Argo Reservoir   (3) Baker Brothers Reservoir   (4) Brother Reservoir   (5) Catfish Lake   (6) Crowley Lake   (7) Daugherty Reservoir   (8) Eddy Lake   (9) Floyds Reservoir   (10) Frakers Reservoir   (11) Fridenburg Reservoir   (12) Hammonds Reservoir   (13) Hansons Reservoir   (14) Hartz Reservoir   (15) Jerome Lake   (16) Joe Uhiren Reservoir   (17) Lake Des Arc   (18) Lake Treadway   (19) Layne Arkansas Reservoir   (20) Lost Island Reservoir   (21) Menett Reservoir   (22) Miers Lake   (23) Novak Reservoir   (24) Omni Pond   (25) Peckerwood Lake   (26) Sims Reservoir   (27) Stroh Reservoir   (28) Tates Reservoir   (29) Thomas Reservoir Number 2   (30) Trotters Reservoir   (31) Vaughts Reservoir   (32) Whiskey Creek Reservoir   (33) Wing Meade Reservoir   (34) Wolf Reservoir  

Ridge


(1) Pfennighausen Ridge   (2) Upper Surrounded Hill   (3) White Oak Ridge  

School


(1) Anderson School Historical   (2) Barretsville School Historical   (3) Brown Grove School Historical   (4) Buerkle School   (5) Center Point School Historical   (6) Clary Elementary School   (7) Clearpoint School Historical   (8) Cuneo School Historical   (9) Des Arc Elementary School   (10) Des Arc High School   (11) Devalls Bluff Elementary School   (12) Devalls Bluff High School   (13) Eastside School   (14) Fisher School Historical   (15) Gingerich Elementary School Historical   (16) Grand Prairie Christian Academy   (17) Hazen Elementary School   (18) Hazen High School   (19) Hodges School Historical   (20) Holman High School   (21) Holy Rosary School   (22) Independence School Historical   (23) Johnson Chapel School Historical   (24) Julia Shannon Elementary School   (25) Kreger School Historical   (26) Lutheran School   (27) Meekins Middle School   (28) Northside Elementary School   (29) Oak Prairie School Historical   (30) Park Avenue Elementary School   (31) Peters School Historical   (32) Pinch School Historical   (33) Pleasant Point School Historical   (34) Pontiac School Historical   (35) Rogers School Historical   (36) Saint Johns School   (37) Skorda School Historical   (38) Stuttgart High School   (39) Stuttgart Junior High School   (40) Stuttgart Middle School   (41) Wylie School Historical   (42) Zion School Historical  

Stream


(1) Bane Creek   (2) Barkley Branch   (3) Barnes Creek   (4) Bayou Des Arc   (5) Bear Creek   (6) Beaver Bayou   (7) Bell Branch   (8) Biene Creek   (9) Big Creek   (10) Brownings Branch   (11) Buck Creek   (12) Clark Creek   (13) Clearpoint Creek   (14) Dunn Creek   (15) Faras Run   (16) Hill Bayou   (17) Hurricane Creek   (18) Johnson Branch   (19) Lasses Creek   (20) Lick Creek   (21) Little Faras Run   (22) Little Hurricane Creek   (23) Long Branch   (24) Mellon Branch   (25) Miller Creek   (26) Mitchell Branch   (27) Oak Creek   (28) Overflow Branch   (29) Pate Branch   (30) Payne Creek   (31) Powell Creek   (32) Short Creek   (33) Snipe Creek   (34) South Branch Lagrue Bayou   (35) South Fork Little Hurricane Creek   (36) Tubbs Creek   (37) Wattensaw Bayou   (38) Whippoorwill Creek   (39) White Oak Creek   (40) Wolf Island Slash  

Summit


(1) Little Hill   (2) Lost Hill   (3) Sand Hill  

Swamp


(1) Cypress Swamp   (2) Gum Swamp   (3) Mud Lake   (4) Sholden Pond  

Tower


(1) Kabk-fm Augusta   (2) Kwak-am Stuttgart  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Prairie County, Arkansas

72040 (pop. 3,188) 72064 (pop. 2,672) 72041 (pop. 1,621)
72017 (pop. 839) 72170 (pop. 197)  


Counties Nearby Prairie County, Arkansas

Monroe County, AR  (pop. 8,606) 19.2 Miles
Lonoke County, AR  (pop. 70,051) 21.5 Miles
Woodruff County, AR  (pop. 7,677) 31.4 Miles
Arkansas County, AR  (pop. 19,385) 31.5 Miles
White County, AR  (pop. 78,404) 32.5 Miles
Pulaski County, AR  (pop. 389,001) 43.2 Miles
Lee County, AR  (pop. 10,776) 43.7 Miles
Jefferson County, AR  (pop. 74,611) 46.7 Miles
St. Francis County, AR  (pop. 27,688) 48.9 Miles
Phillips County, AR  (pop. 20,868) 49.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Prairie County, Arkansas

870



Elevation in Prairie County, Arkansas is 230.0 ft. (70.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Prairie County, Arkansas

Lat: 34.807983 N        Long: -91.534077 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 204   (5.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 249   (6.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 266   (6.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 570   (14.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 412   (10.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 603   (15.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 654   (16.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 296   (7.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 80   (2.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 98   (2.5%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 60   (1.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 31   (0.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 245   (6.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 153   (3.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Prairie County, Arkansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,922

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 321

In 3-person carpool : 37

In 4-person carpool : 5

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 3

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 : 15

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 110

Other means : 51

Worked at home : 113


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Prairie County, Arkansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 682

5 to 9 minutes : 391

10 to 14 minutes : 245

15 to 19 minutes : 369

20 to 24 minutes : 346

25 to 29 minutes : 172

30 to 34 minutes : 409

35 to 39 minutes : 108

40 to 44 minutes : 119

45 to 59 minutes : 343

60 to 89 minutes : 259

90 or more minutes : 21


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 1,471

No Social Security income : 2,397


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 540

No retirement income : 3,328


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Prairie County, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 155

$10,000 to $14,999 : 133

$15,000 to $19,999 : 183

$20,000 to $24,999 : 263

$25,000 to $29,999 : 202

$30,000 to $34,999 : 227

$35,000 to $39,999 : 230

$40,000 to $44,999 : 130

$45,000 to $49,999 : 179

$50,000 to $59,999 : 236

$60,000 to $74,999 : 257

$75,000 to $99,999 : 279

$100,000 to $124,999 : 92

$125,000 to $149,999 : 38

$150,000 to $199,999 : 17

$200,000 or more : 15


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $37,984


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Prairie County, Arkansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 566  (24.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 169  (7.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 243  (10.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 225  (9.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 321  (14.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 493  (27.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 368  (20.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 624  (34.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 7  (0.4%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Prairie County, Arkansas

Employed: 4,141
Unemployed: 264



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

Ground Water

 
Fresh 270.32 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 270.32 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 84.30 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 84.30 Mgal/d





There are 325 Farms In Prairie County, Arkansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Prairie County, Arkansas

The Farmers & Merchants Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.3m
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 19

Merchants & Planters' Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $248.3k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 9

Bancorpsouth Bank - 1 Branches


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

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Prairie County, Arkansas

  • Stuttgart Municipal


    (about 14.5 miles in Ulm, Arkansas; Airport Code: SGT)

  • Searcy Municipal


    (about 30.8 miles in Searcy, Arkansas; Airport Code: SRC)

  • Little Rock AFB


    (about 35.5 miles in Gravel Ridge, Arkansas; Airport Code: LRF)

  • Bill and Hillary Clinton Nat Adams Field


    (about 39.6 miles in College Station, Arkansas; Airport Code: LIT)

  • Adams Field


    (about 40.1 miles in Little Rock, Arkansas; Airport Code: LIT)

  • North Little Rock Municipal


    (about 40.9 miles in North Little Rock, Arkansas; Airport Code: JZV)

  • Grider Field


    (about 49.3 miles in Pine Bluff, Arkansas; Airport Code: PBF)

  • Dennis F Cantrell Field


    (about 53.9 miles in Conway, Arkansas; Airport Code: AR2)

  • Batesville Regional


    (about 63.8 miles in Desha, Arkansas; Airport Code: BVX)

  • Fletcher Field


    (about 67.9 miles in Lyon, Mississippi; Airport Code: CKM)

  • Tunica Municipal


    (about 68.0 miles in Tunica, Mississippi; Airport Code: UTM)

  • West Memphis Municipal


    (about 77.0 miles in West Memphis, Arkansas; Airport Code: AWM)

  • Petit Jean Park


    (about 81.2 miles in Adona, Arkansas; Airport Code: MPJ)

  • Jonesboro Municipal


    (about 86.6 miles in Jonesboro, Arkansas; Airport Code: JBR)

  • Memphis International


    (about 89.7 miles in Memphis, Tennessee; Airport Code: MEM)

  • Memorial Field


    (about 91.7 miles in Hot Springs, Arkansas; Airport Code: HOT)

  • Russellville Regional


    (about 93.7 miles in Russellville, Arkansas; Airport Code: AR1)

  • Greenville Municipal


    (about 96.7 miles in Metcalfe, Mississippi; Airport Code: GLH)

  • Greenville Mid Delta


    (about 96.8 miles in Metcalfe, Mississippi; Airport Code: GLH)

  • Mid Delta Regional


    (about 96.8 miles in Metcalfe, Mississippi; Airport Code: GLH)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Prairie County, Arkansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.67%

Carpooled

12.75%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.12%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

2.66%

Other Means

0.49%

Worked At Home

3.30%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,072

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 167

Female householder, no husband present : 397

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,034

Householder not living alone : 198


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 136

Female householder and female partner : 13

Female householder and male partner : 35

All other households : 3,684


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Prairie County, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,732

Renter-occupied housing units : 340

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 98

Renter-occupied housing units : 69

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 212

Renter-occupied housing units : 185

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 615

Renter-occupied housing units : 617


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Prairie County, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 553

$10,000 to $14,999 : 262

$15,000 to $19,999 : 333

$20,000 to $24,999 : 425

$25,000 to $29,999 : 240

$30,000 to $34,999 : 357

$35,000 to $39,999 : 246

$40,000 to $44,999 : 184

$45,000 to $49,999 : 185

$50,000 to $59,999 : 322

$60,000 to $74,999 : 292

$75,000 to $99,999 : 289

$100,000 to $124,999 : 110

$125,000 to $149,999 : 38

$150,000 to $199,999 : 17

$200,000 or more : 15


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Prairie County, Arkansas)

Total : 4,988


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Prairie County, Arkansas)

Occupied : 3,868

Vacant : 1,120


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Prairie County, Arkansas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Prairie County, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later : 39

Built 2000 to 2004 : 197

Built 1990 to 1999 : 548

Built 1980 to 1989 : 1,051

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,015

Built 1960 to 1969 : 828

Built 1950 to 1959 : 490

Built 1940 to 1949 : 261

Built 1939 or earlier : 559


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Prairie County, Arkansas)

Utility gas : 1,402

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 495

Electricity : 1,687

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 36

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 202

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 38

No fuel used : 8


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Prairie County, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 128

$10,000 to $14,999 : 78

$15,000 to $19,999 : 68

$20,000 to $24,999 : 164

$25,000 to $29,999 : 97

$30,000 to $34,999 : 109

$35,000 to $39,999 : 127

$40,000 to $49,999 : 92

$50,000 to $59,999 : 203

$60,000 to $69,999 : 266

$70,000 to $79,999 : 339

$80,000 to $89,999 : 138

$90,000 to $99,999 : 138

$100,000 to $124,999 : 307

$125,000 to $149,999 : 104

$150,000 to $174,999 : 166

$175,000 to $199,999 : 27

$200,000 to $249,999 : 38

$250,000 to $299,999 : 16

$300,000 to $399,999 : 17

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 35

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Prairie 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 : 12

Home equity loan only : 45

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 13

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,082

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,505


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $8,800

Built 2000 to 2004 : $71,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $69,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $63,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $59,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : $73,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $79,400

Built 1940 to 1949 : $71,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $66,200


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Prairie County, Arkansas: 68.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Arkansas: 67.6%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Prairie 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 5 5 $422,247
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $422,247
2000        
  Single Family 4 4 $245,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $245,000
2001        
  Single Family 2 2 $88,531
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $88,531
2002        
  Single Family 5 5 $445,409
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $445,409
2003        
  Single Family 9 9 $848,411
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 10 $533,800
  Total

10 19 $1,382,211
2004        
  Single Family 2 2 $250,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $250,000
2005        
  Single Family 7 7 $790,470
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $790,470
2006        
  Single Family 5 5 $213,975
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $213,975


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Prairie County, AR): $29,990
Median Household Income In 2000 (Arkansas): $32,182


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Prairie County): $50,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arkansas): $67,400


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Prairie County, Arkansas

Utility Gas: 37.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 21.4%
Electricity: 35.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 5.9%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.1%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Prairie County, Arkansas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 12.21%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 87.79%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Prairie County): $336
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arkansas): $453
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Prairie 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 Prairie County, Arkansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Prairie County, Arkansas

Prairie County Health Unit


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

Monroe County Health Unit


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

Intrepid Usa Healthcare Services


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

Lonoke County Health Unit


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

Intrepid Usa Healthcare Services


     Address: 619 North Ninth Street, Augusta, Arkansas 72006
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/26/1984

Hospitals Close To Prairie 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

White County Medical Center


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

Arkansas Heart Hospital


     Address: 1701 S Shackleford Rd, Little Rock, Arkansas 72211
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

St Vincent Medical Ctr North


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

Nursing Homes Close To Prairie 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%

Cabot Nursing And Rehabilitation Center


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

Lonoke Nursing And Rehabilitation Center


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

Golden Years Manor


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



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Prairie County, Arkansas

Name: Arkansas Nuclear
Address: 1448 SR 333; Russellville, AR 72801
Distance: 96 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Prairie County, Arkansas

    Retired Workers: 1,325
    Disabled Workers: 465
    Widowers Workers: 310
    Spouses Workers: 145
    Children Workers: 180


(updated 2007)



Prairie County, Arkansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 43.10%
  • Bush & Cheney 56.02%
  • 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 Prairie County, Arkansas citizens.

Relocation to Prairie County, AR

6.46 % of Prairie County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $36,771

Arkansas Average 7.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Arkansas County , AR 1.19 % ($26,545 AGI )
  • Lonoke County , AR 1.01 % ($28,393 AGI )
  • Pulaski County , AR 0.94 % ($31,654 AGI )
  • White County , AR 0.51 % ($29,714 AGI )
  • Monroe County , AR 0.43 % ($39,917 AGI )

Relocation away from Prairie County, AR

7.27 % of Prairie 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 $24,591

Arkansas Average 7.29 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Lonoke County , AR 1.43 % ($25,475 AGI )
  • White County , AR 1.04 % ($23,345 AGI )
  • Arkansas County , AR 0.97 % ($21,815 AGI )
  • Pulaski County , AR 0.97 % ($22,630 AGI )
  • Faulkner County , AR 0.36 % ($25,200 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 Prairie County, Arkansas is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Prairie County, Arkansas


On 12/18/2002, a tornado touched down 2.78 miles from the center of Prairie County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 02/20/1953, a tornado touched down 3.32 miles from the center of Prairie County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.

On 02/22/1975, a tornado touched down 4.57 miles from the center of Prairie County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 1 (with heavy rain) . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 01/21/1999, a tornado touched down 6.31 miles from the center of Prairie County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 03/11/1977, a tornado touched down 6.38 miles from the center of Prairie County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Prairie County, Arkansas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
03/24/1994, 05:20 am 0 0 $50K --
         
Lightning        
05/02/1997, 07:45 pm 0 0 $30K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
10/30/2004, 01:20 am 0 2 -- --
07/22/1994, 07:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/02/1994, 09:00 pm 0 0 $50K --
06/21/1994, 01:30 pm 0 0 $50K --
06/07/1994, 09:20 pm 0 0 $50K --
06/07/1994, 08:55 pm 0 0 $50K --
06/07/1994, 08:50 pm 0 0 $50K --
05/13/1994, 06:15 pm 0 0 $5K --
08/21/1993, 05:30 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/18/1993, 01:15 pm 0 0 $5K --
04/07/1993, 09:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
04/13/1991, 04:55 pm 0 1 -- --
         



Tornados In Prairie County, Arkansas

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2001-02-24 7 100 1 0 0 -- --
  2001-02-24 1 300 2 0 0 -- --
  2000-02-13 18 100 2 0 2 -- --
  1999-01-21 8 1,000 3 2 29 -- --
  1999-01-21 2 200 1 0 1 -- --
  1997-03-01 2 100 2 0 3 $150K --
  1988-11-15 6 250 2 0 0 $25M --
  1980-04-07 -- 27 1 0 0 $25K --
  1979-04-23 6 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1979-04-11 7 100 1 0 0 -- --
  1956-02-16 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1952-03-20 8 33 4 2 6 $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 Prairie 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 Prairie County, Arkansas


  • Prairie County Jail


    P.o. Box 1021, Des Arc, AR 72040
    Capacity: 26
    Confined: 21
    Avg. Population: 20
    Year Built: 1964


(updated 2006)



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