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Demographics Analysis

The people of Sharp 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
(Sharp County, Arkansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 460

5 to 9 years : 517

10 to 14 years : 528

15 to 17 years : 338

18 and 19 years : 178

20 years : 95

21 years : 48

22 to 24 years : 216

25 to 29 years : 499

30 to 34 years : 404

35 to 39 years : 488

40 to 44 years : 574

45 to 49 years : 594

50 to 54 years : 580

55 to 59 years : 558

60 and 61 years : 205

62 to 64 years : 394

65 and 66 years : 202

67 to 69 years : 304

70 to 74 years : 530

75 to 79 years : 387

80 to 84 years : 293

85 years and over : 91

Female:

Under 5 years : 501

5 to 9 years : 348

10 to 14 years : 653

15 to 17 years : 391

18 and 19 years : 171

20 years : 70

21 years : 56

22 to 24 years : 236

25 to 29 years : 380

30 to 34 years : 422

35 to 39 years : 458

40 to 44 years : 619

45 to 49 years : 607

50 to 54 years : 619

55 to 59 years : 713

60 and 61 years : 324

62 to 64 years : 326

65 and 66 years : 229

67 to 69 years : 311

70 to 74 years : 606

75 to 79 years : 416

80 to 84 years : 285

85 years and over : 465


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Sharp County, Arkansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 9,044

Multiple ancestry : 4,108

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 140

Ancestry not reported : 4,397


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 17,573

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 40

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 33

Not a U.S. citizen : 43


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Sharp County, Arkansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 961

5 to 17 years : 2,775

18 to 24 years : 1,070

25 to 34 years : 1,705

35 to 44 years : 2,139

45 to 54 years : 2,400

55 to 59 years : 1,271

60 and 61 years : 529

62 to 64 years : 720

65 to 74 years : 2,182

75 years and over : 1,937

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 773

5 to 17 years : 1,954

18 to 24 years : 677

25 to 34 years : 1,062

35 to 44 years : 1,014

45 to 54 years : 1,138

55 to 59 years : 458

60 and 61 years : 194

62 to 64 years : 277

65 to 74 years : 1,120

75 years and over : 755

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 188

5 to 17 years : 821

18 to 24 years : 374

25 to 34 years : 638

35 to 44 years : 1,087

45 to 54 years : 1,250

55 to 59 years : 813

60 and 61 years : 335

62 to 64 years : 435

65 to 74 years : 1,033

75 years and over : 1,177

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 12

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 25

45 to 54 years : 3

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 : 7

25 to 34 years : 5

35 to 44 years : 13

45 to 54 years : 9

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 8

65 to 74 years : 29

75 years and over : 5


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Sharp County, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 4,685

Female : 4,737

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 3,745

Female : 4,406

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 21

Female : 19

Foreign born:

Male : 32

Female : 44


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Sharp County, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence : 8,956

Born in other state in the United States : 7,977

Native: born outside the United States : 40

Foreign born : 64


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,559

Now married, except separated : 3,748

Divorced : 1,067

Separated : 190

Widowed : 617

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 1,002

Now married, except separated : 4,230

Divorced : 1,046

Separated : 188

Widowed : 919

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 12

Now married, except separated : 25

Divorced : 3

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 55

Divorced : 10

Separated : 5

Widowed : 6


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 16,363

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 170

Speak English less than "very well" : 78

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 32

Speak English less than "very well" : 12

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 15

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Asian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 17

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Pacific Island languages:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Sharp County, Arkansas

  • United States Or American: 3,432   (22.9%)
  • German: 2,435   (16.3%)
  • Irish: 2,182   (14.6%)
  • English: 2,008   (13.4%)
  • Other Groups: 1,961   (13.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 480   (3.2%)
  • Dutch: 374   (2.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 368   (2.5%)
  • Scottish: 279   (1.9%)
  • Italian: 228   (1.5%)
  • Swedish: 212   (1.4%)
  • Polish: 170   (1.1%)
  • Norwegian: 131   (0.9%)
  • Welsh: 96   (0.6%)
  • French Canadian: 91   (0.6%)
  • European: 73   (0.5%)
  • Russian: 54   (0.4%)
  • Swiss: 49   (0.3%)
  • British: 46   (0.3%)
  • Danish: 44   (0.3%)
  • Czech: 40   (0.3%)
  • Belgian: 35   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 21   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 19   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 19   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 18   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 18   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 17   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 12   (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 11   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 7   (0.0%)
  • Portuguese: 6   (0.0%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 5   (0.0%)
  • Scandinavian: 4   (0.0%)
  • Romanian: 2   (0.0%)
  • Luxemburger: 2   (0.0%)
  • Croatian: 2   (0.0%)
  • Slovak: 2   (0.0%)
  • Celtic: 1   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Sharp County, Arkansas is 17,689



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Sharp County, Arkansas: 8,483
Female Population in Sharp County, Arkansas: 9,206


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Sharp County, Arkansas: 43.9
Median Female Resident Age in Sharp County, Arkansas: 46.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Arkansas is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Sharp County, Arkansas


White


Both sexes

47.5

Male

46.3

Female

48.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

23.5

Male

23.5

Female

22.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

43.0

Male

41.2

Female

43.8

Asian


Both sexes

42.0

Male

30.5

Female

49.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

64.5

Male

65.5

Female

63.5

Other


Both sexes

26.0

Male

28.3

Female

22.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

34.6

Male

30.8

Female

36.7

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

24.3

Male

22.5

Female

25.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

47.6

Male

46.4

Female

48.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Sharp County, Arkansas


  • White: 17,037
  • African American: 104
  • American Indian: 98
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 12
  • Two or More Races: 438



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 62   (1.07%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 78   (1.35%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 94   (1.62%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 502   (8.67%)
  • 9th Grade: 219   (3.78%)
  • 10th Grade: 299   (5.16%)
  • 11th Grade: 217   (3.75%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 197   (3.4%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,195   (37.89%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 455   (7.85%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 661   (11.41%)
  • Associate Degree: 213   (3.68%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 382   (6.59%)
  • Master's Degree: 153   (2.64%)
  • Professional School Degree: 43   (0.74%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 23   (0.4%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 44   (0.68%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 41   (0.63%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 115   (1.77%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 430   (6.61%)
  • 9th Grade: 232   (3.57%)
  • 10th Grade: 331   (5.09%)
  • 11th Grade: 252   (3.88%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 215   (3.31%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,518   (38.73%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 539   (8.29%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 875   (13.46%)
  • Associate Degree: 249   (3.83%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 488   (7.51%)
  • Master's Degree: 131   (2.02%)
  • Professional School Degree: 26   (0.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 15   (0.23%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Sharp County, Arkansas

  • Highland School District


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P.o. Box 419, Hardy, AR 72542, Phone: (870) 856-3275, Students: 1,580 )

  • Cave City School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P.o. Box 600, Cave City, AR 72521, Phone: (870) 283-5391, Students: 1,359 )

  • Twin Rivers School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 423 College Ave., Williford, AR 72482, Phone: (870) 869-2479, Students: 508 )

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

  • Cave City Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: P.o. Box 600, Cave City, AR 72521, Phone: (870) 283-5393, Students: 637 )

  • Cherokee Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-4, Location: P.o. Box 419, Hardy, AR 72542, Phone: (870) 257-3118, Students: 569 )

  • Highland Middle School


    ( Grades: 5-7, Location: P.o. Box 419, Hardy, AR 72542, Phone: (870) 856-3284, Students: 357 )

  • Williford Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 423 College Ave., Williford, AR 72482, Phone: (870) 966-4330, Students: 153 )

  • Evening Shade Elem. School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 200 School Drive, Evening Shade, AR 72532, Phone: (870) 266-3590, Students: 140 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Sharp County, Arkansas

  • Highland High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: P.o. Box 419, Hardy, AR 72542, Phone: (870) 856-3273, Students: 654 )

  • Cave City High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: P.o. Box 600, Cave City, AR 72521, Phone: (870) 283-5392, Students: 479 )

  • Williford High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 423 College Ave., Williford, AR 72482, Phone: (870) 966-4330, Students: 131 )

  • Evening Shade High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 200 School Drive, Evening Shade, AR 72532, Phone: (870) 266-3391, Students: 103 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Sharp County, Arkansas

  • Cave City Branch Library


    120 Spring Street, Cave City, AR 72521

  • Evening Shade Branch Library


    227 West Main Street, Evening Shade, AR 72532

  • Sharp County Library


    201 Church Street, Hardy, AR 72542

  • Williford Public Library


    1606 Hwy 63, Williford, AR 72482

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Sharp County, Arkansas


  • Cherokee Village Historical Society


    10 Akokisa Dr, Cherokee Village, AR 72529

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Sharp County, Arkansas


Airport


(1) Cherokee Village Heliport   (2) Sharp County Regional Airport  

Bay


(1) Blue Hole  

Building


(1) Ash Flat Police Department   (2) Ash Flat Volunteer Fire Department   (3) Cave City Police Department   (4) Cave City Volunteer Fire Station   (5) Center Volunteer Fire Department   (6) Cherokee Village - Waketa Fire Department   (7) Cherokee Village Baseheart Station   (8) Cherokee Village Omaha Station   (9) Cherokee Village Onaga Station   (10) Cherokee Village Police Department   (11) Evening Shade Police Department   (12) Evening Shade Volunteer Fire Station   (13) Hardy Fire Department   (14) Hardy Police Department   (15) Highland Fire Department   (16) Highland Police Department   (17) Martin Creek Volunteer Fire Department   (18) Nine Mile Ridge Volunteer Fire Department   (19) Ozark Acres Volunteer Fire Department   (20) Poughkeepsie Volunteer Fire Department   (21) Sharp County Sheriff S Office   (22) Sidney Fire Department   (23) Spring River Ambulance Service   (24) Spring River Paramedic Ambulance Service   (25) Williford Volunteer Fire Department   (26) Wirth Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Babe Collins Cemetery   (2) Ball Cemetery   (3) Barnes Cemetery   (4) Barnett Cemetery   (5) Black Cemetery   (6) Buchannan Cemetery   (7) Burns Cemetery   (8) Cave City Cemetery   (9) Center Cemetery   (10) Conyers Cemetery   (11) Crawford Cemetery   (12) Davis Cemetery   (13) Dawson Cemetery   (14) Ed Collins Cemetery   (15) Evening Shade Cemetery   (16) Flint Cemetery   (17) Fore Cemetery   (18) Groves Cemetery   (19) Hall Cemetery   (20) Hersperger Cemetery   (21) Hickory Valley Cemetery   (22) Hopewell Cemetery   (23) James Cemetery   (24) James Spring Cemetery   (25) Jarrett Cemetery   (26) Kellett Cemetery   (27) Kirk Cemetery   (28) Lafferty Cemetery   (29) Liberty Hill Cemetery   (30) Marvin Cemetery   (31) Maxville Cemetery   (32) Mcadams Cemetery   (33) Mccollough Cemetery   (34) Mount Carmel Cemetery   (35) Mount Pisgah Cemetery   (36) Mount Tabor Cemetery   (37) Noth Cemetery   (38) Old Baptist Cemetery   (39) Palestine Cemetery   (40) Pleasant Hill Cemetery   (41) Powell Cemetery   (42) Ratliff Cemetery   (43) Rawlings Cemetery   (44) Richardson Cemetery   (45) Schales Cemetery   (46) Shaw Cemetery   (47) Shiloh Cemetery   (48) Spotts Cemetery   (49) Taylor Cemetery   (50) Walker Cemetery   (51) Wavrick Cemetery   (52) Wiles Cemetery   (53) Williams Cemetery   (54) Yeager Cemetery  

Church


(1) Baker Chapel   (2) Banks Church   (3) Bear Creek United Methodist Church   (4) Bettis Church   (5) Cabin Creek Church   (6) Campground Church   (7) Church Of God   (8) Corinth Church Of God   (9) Corinth United Methodist Church   (10) Cotton Hill Church   (11) Draytons Chapel   (12) Eutopia Church   (13) Fairview Church   (14) Flatwoods Church   (15) Gray Chapel   (16) Hanns Church   (17) Hickory Valley Church   (18) Lebanon Church   (19) Liberty Hill United Methodist Church   (20) Maxville Missionary Baptist Church   (21) Mount Tabor Church   (22) New Hope Church   (23) Palestine Church   (24) Pleasant Ridge Church   (25) Pool Chapel   (26) Powell Chapel   (27) Prosperity Church   (28) Providence Church   (29) Rings Chapel   (30) Saint Pauls Church   (31) Spring Lake Church   (32) Spring River Church   (33) Williford Methodist Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Ash Flat   (2) City Of Cave City   (3) City Of Cherokee Village   (4) City Of Evening Shade   (5) City Of Hardy   (6) City Of Highland   (7) Sharp County   (8) Town Of Sidney   (9) Town Of Williford   (10) Township Of Barren   (11) Township Of Big Rock Historical   (12) Township Of Cave   (13) Township Of Cherokee   (14) Township Of Davidson   (15) Township Of East Sullivan   (16) Township Of Hardy   (17) Township Of Highland   (18) Township Of Jackson   (19) Township Of Johnson Historical   (20) Township Of Lave Creek   (21) Township Of Lebanon Historical   (22) Township Of Lower North   (23) Township Of Morgan   (24) Township Of North Historical   (25) Township Of North Big Rock   (26) Township Of North Lebanon   (27) Township Of Ozark   (28) Township Of Piney Fork   (29) Township Of Pleasant Ridge   (30) Township Of Richwoods   (31) Township Of South Big Rock   (32) Township Of South Lebanon   (33) Township Of South Union   (34) Township Of Strawberry   (35) Township Of Sullivan Historical   (36) Township Of Upper North   (37) Township Of Washington   (38) Township Of West Sullivan  

Cliff


(1) Hurricane Bluff   (2) Perry Bluff  

Crossing


(1) Brown Ford  

Dam


(1) Green Acres Estate Lake One Dam   (2) Lake Aztec Dam   (3) Lake Cave City Dam   (4) Lake Chanute Dam   (5) Lake Cherokee Dam   (6) Lake Galilee Dam   (7) Lake June Dam   (8) Lake Mirandy Dam   (9) Lake Navajo Dam   (10) Lake Omaha Dam   (11) Lake Sequoyah Dam   (12) Lake Sherwood Dam   (13) Lake Thunderbird Dam   (14) Rainbow Lake Dam   (15) Spring Lake Dam   (16) Street Lake Dam   (17) Three Dam   (18) Timber Lake Dam   (19) Vagabond Lake Dam   (20) Wild Plum Lake Dam  

Gap


(1) Low Gap  

Hospital


(1) Baptist Memorial Hospital  

Lake


(1) Duck Pond  

Locale


(1) Camp Cedar Valley   (2) Camp Ki Ki Kima   (3) Camp Kiwania   (4) Camp Miramichee   (5) Cherokee Sanitary Landfill   (6) Hilltop   (7) Martins Store Historical   (8) Slick Rock Ford   (9) Trading Post Mall Shopping Center  

Mine


(1) Adler-southard Mine   (2) Ball Mine   (3) Cochran Prospect   (4) E W Roach Prospect   (5) Eliza Patterson Prospect   (6) Jackson Prospect   (7) K D Aldridge Prospect   (8) M D Aldridge Prospect   (9) Matlock Mine   (10) Mcleod Prospect   (11) Milligan Prospect   (12) Pool Prospect   (13) Story Mine   (14) Woodyard Prospect  

Park


(1) Doctor Toms Park   (2) Harold E Alexander Wildlife Management Area  

Populated Place


(1) Amateur Historical   (2) Ash Flat   (3) Baker   (4) Balboa Historical   (5) Ballard   (6) Bridgeport Historical   (7) Canton Historical   (8) Cave City   (9) Center   (10) Cherokee Village   (11) Draft Historical   (12) Evening Shade   (13) Hardy   (14) Herrick Historical   (15) Hickory Valley   (16) Hidden Valley   (17) Highland   (18) Kings Mills Historical   (19) Kittle   (20) Maxville   (21) Needmore   (22) Nelsonville   (23) Ozark Acres   (24) Poughkeepsie   (25) Reed Historical   (26) Sandtown   (27) Sellers Store   (28) Sidney   (29) Sitka   (30) Stuart   (31) Wenstead Historical   (32) Williford   (33) Wirth   (34) Woodland Hills  

Post Office


(1) Cave City Post Office   (2) Poughkeepsie Post Office   (3) Sidney Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) June Lake   (2) Lake Aztec   (3) Lake Cave City   (4) Lake Chanute   (5) Lake Cherokee   (6) Lake Galilee   (7) Lake Mirandy   (8) Lake Navajo   (9) Lake Omaha   (10) Lake Sequoyah   (11) Lake Sherwood   (12) Lake Thunderbird   (13) Lower Lake - Green Acres Estates   (14) Rainbow Lake   (15) Spring Lake   (16) Street Lake   (17) Timber Lake   (18) Upper Lake - Green Acres Estates   (19) Vagabond Lake   (20) Wild Plum Lake  

Ridge


(1) Buck Ridge   (2) Ellis Ridge   (3) Goat Ridge   (4) Graveyard Ridge   (5) Hickory Ridge   (6) The Backbone   (7) Walker Ridge   (8) Yates Ridge  

School


(1) Cave City Elementary School   (2) Cave City High School   (3) Cherokee Elementary School   (4) Evening Shade Elementary School   (5) Evening Shade High School   (6) Highland High School   (7) Highland Middle School   (8) Hodge School   (9) Liberty School   (10) Maxville School   (11) Mennonite School   (12) Pine Springs School   (13) Pleasant Valley School   (14) Poughkeepsie Elementary School   (15) Poughkeepsie High School   (16) Williford Elementary School   (17) Williford High School   (18) Wolf School  

Spring


(1) Bubbling Spring   (2) Dan Henry Spring   (3) Jackson Springs   (4) Lofferty Springs   (5) Mud Spring   (6) Raccoon Spring   (7) Roaring Springs  

Stream


(1) Barnes Branch   (2) Barnett Creek   (3) Barren Fork   (4) Basket Creek   (5) Bear Creek   (6) Bee Creek   (7) Big Otter Creek   (8) Big Spring Branch   (9) Birchfield Branch   (10) Bird Creek   (11) Blakes Branch   (12) Booth Creek   (13) Cabin Creek   (14) Cat Branch   (15) Cave Creek   (16) Cedar Creek   (17) Chandler Creek   (18) Clayton Creek   (19) Dry Branch   (20) Dry Creek   (21) Ellis Branch   (22) Flat Branch   (23) Flat Creek   (24) Fool Creek   (25) Forty Island Creek   (26) Freeman Branch   (27) Gut Creek   (28) Hackley Branch   (29) Hackney Creek   (30) Hamilton Branch   (31) Howard Branch   (32) Humphrey Creek   (33) Hurricane Creek   (34) Jackson Creek   (35) Johnson Branch   (36) Lave Creek   (37) Lick Branch   (38) Lick Fork   (39) Lige Branch   (40) Little Barn Creek   (41) Little Creek   (42) Little Flat Creek   (43) Little Otter Creek   (44) Long Branch   (45) Mars Branch   (46) Martins Creek   (47) Mays Branch   (48) Meeks Branch   (49) Mill Creek   (50) Miller Prong   (51) Mirey Branch   (52) Montgomery Branch   (53) Neely Creek   (54) North Big Creek   (55) North Prong Whaley Creek   (56) Osburn Creek   (57) Ott Creek   (58) Pierce Creek   (59) Pine Branch   (60) Pine Creek   (61) Piney Fork   (62) Pools Chapel   (63) Richwoods Branch   (64) Right Prong Otter Creek   (65) Rock Creek   (66) Runnels Branch   (67) Schales Branch   (68) Scrabble Creek   (69) Short Draft Branch   (70) Sidney Creek   (71) Sloan Creek   (72) South Fork Martins Creek   (73) South Fork Spring River   (74) Spring Creek   (75) Stanfield Branch   (76) Sugar Creek   (77) Town Branch   (78) Turkey Creek   (79) Underwood Branch   (80) Upton Creek   (81) Vance Branch   (82) Watered Fork Creek   (83) Watkins Branch   (84) West Prong Osburn Creek   (85) Whaley Creek   (86) Whitlock Branch   (87) Wild Horse Creek   (88) Wildcat Branch   (89) Wooldridge Creek   (90) Worthington Creek  

Summit


(1) Biggers Hill   (2) Bowman Hill   (3) Bray Hill   (4) Denim Hill   (5) Divide Hill   (6) Gann Hill   (7) Gravel Hill   (8) Hills Hill   (9) Jesse Pines   (10) Montgomery Hill   (11) Peter Martin Hill   (12) Rock Quarry Hill   (13) Smith Hill   (14) Tater Hill   (15) Tyner Hill   (16) White Hill   (17) Willmuth Hill  

Tower


(1) Center Lookout Tower   (2) Kfcm-fm Cherokee Village   (3) Ksrb-am Hardy   (4) Kzig-fm Cave City  

Valley


(1) Angotti Hollow   (2) Ball Hollow   (3) Bee Gum Hollow   (4) Bland Hollow   (5) Boone Hollow   (6) Bowers Hollow   (7) Boyd Hollow   (8) Brooks Hurricane Hollow   (9) Bubbling Spring Hollow   (10) Burrow Hollow   (11) Captain Sanders Hollow   (12) Cartwright Hollow   (13) Cave Hollow   (14) Cole Hollow   (15) Conner Hollow   (16) Dahl Hollow   (17) Dark Hollow   (18) Dokken Hollow   (19) Eastwood Hollow   (20) Eldridge Hollow   (21) Fox Hollow   (22) Fuller Hollow   (23) Gebhardt Hollow   (24) Goat Den   (25) Goff Hollow   (26) Happy Hollow   (27) Happy Valley   (28) Hinkle Hollow   (29) Hubble Hollow   (30) Kitchen Hollow   (31) Lawrence Hollow   (32) Lewis Hollow   (33) Lick Hollow   (34) Lloyd Hollow   (35) Luster Hollow   (36) Markum Hollow   (37) Mccollough Hollow   (38) Mine Hollow   (39) Muncie Hollow   (40) Muntz Hollow   (41) Newsom Hollow   (42) Norton Hollow   (43) Pepoon Hollow   (44) Phillips Hollow   (45) Powell Hollow   (46) Prairie Hollow   (47) Ray Hollow   (48) Saffell Hollow   (49) Sandbank Hollow   (50) Sawmill Hollow   (51) Smith Hollow   (52) Spring Hollow   (53) Spurlock Hollow   (54) Stapps Hollow   (55) Stillhouse Hollow   (56) Strawberry Hollow   (57) Swafford Hollow   (58) Taylor Hollow   (59) Timbered Hollow   (60) Underwood Hollow   (61) Vaughn Hollow   (62) Waller Hollow   (63) Walley Hollow   (64) Webber Hollow   (65) Wild Hog Hollow   (66) Wildcat Hollow   (67) Wilson Hollow   (68) Wolf Hollow   (69) Zentz Hollow   (70) Zirnstein Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Sharp County, Arkansas

72521 (pop. 4,908) 72529 (pop. 4,623) 72542 (pop. 3,454)
72513 (pop. 2,830) 72482 (pop. 1,579) 72532 (pop. 1,200)
72577 (pop. 696) 72569 (pop. 531) 72525 (pop. 202)


Counties Nearby Sharp County, Arkansas

Fulton County, AR  (pop. 11,700) 17.2 Miles
Izard County, AR  (pop. 13,086) 21.3 Miles
Lawrence County, AR  (pop. 16,912) 25.2 Miles
Randolph County, AR  (pop. 18,058) 29.7 Miles
Independence County, AR  (pop. 36,955) 30.3 Miles
Jackson County, AR  (pop. 17,038) 42.6 Miles
Stone County, AR  (pop. 11,920) 43.4 Miles
Baxter County, AR  (pop. 41,096) 48.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Sharp County, Arkansas

870



Elevation in Sharp County, Arkansas is 581.0 ft. (177.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Sharp County, Arkansas

Lat: 36.190062 N        Long: -91.498459 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 295   (5.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 175   (3.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 222   (4.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 517   (9.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 601   (10.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 831   (14.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 1,064   (19.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 584   (10.4%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 188   (3.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 222   (4.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 98   (1.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 28   (0.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 393   (7.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 395   (7.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Sharp County, Arkansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 4,366

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 651

In 3-person carpool : 85

In 4-person carpool : 23

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 43

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 : 32

Bicycle : 5

Walked : 112

Other means : 47

Worked at home : 259


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Sharp County, Arkansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 263

5 to 9 minutes : 609

10 to 14 minutes : 816

15 to 19 minutes : 721

20 to 24 minutes : 731

25 to 29 minutes : 220

30 to 34 minutes : 758

35 to 39 minutes : 171

40 to 44 minutes : 186

45 to 59 minutes : 317

60 to 89 minutes : 277

90 or more minutes : 298


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 3,618

No Social Security income : 3,431


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 1,815

No retirement income : 5,234


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Sharp County, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 273

$10,000 to $14,999 : 204

$15,000 to $19,999 : 459

$20,000 to $24,999 : 402

$25,000 to $29,999 : 384

$30,000 to $34,999 : 409

$35,000 to $39,999 : 308

$40,000 to $44,999 : 274

$45,000 to $49,999 : 308

$50,000 to $59,999 : 555

$60,000 to $74,999 : 444

$75,000 to $99,999 : 314

$100,000 to $124,999 : 116

$125,000 to $149,999 : 67

$150,000 to $199,999 : 61

$200,000 or more : 36


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $37,353


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Sharp County, Arkansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 708  (21.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 298  (9.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 407  (12.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 115  (3.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 795  (24.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 808  (29.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 496  (17.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 948  (34.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 36  (1.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 36  (1.3%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Sharp County, Arkansas

Employed: 6,128
Unemployed: 446



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Sharp 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: 30.5%
  • Other: 69.5%



Water Usage In Sharp County, Arkansas

Ground Water

 
Fresh 1.45 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 1.45 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d





There are 829 Farms In Sharp County, Arkansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Sharp County, Arkansas

Fnbc Bank - 6 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 12

First Community Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.7m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 159

Bank Of Cave City - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $197.6k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 4

Simmons First National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.7m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 91

Centennial Bank - 1 Branches


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

The Citizens Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $537.9k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 45

Iberiabank - 1 Branches


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

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Sharp County, Arkansas

  • Walnut Ridge Regional


    (about 32.2 miles in Walnut Ridge, Arkansas; Airport Code: ARG)

  • Batesville Regional


    (about 33.1 miles in Desha, Arkansas; Airport Code: BVX)

  • Jonesboro Municipal


    (about 53.7 miles in Jonesboro, Arkansas; Airport Code: JBR)

  • Mountain Home Municipal


    (about 55.5 miles in Midway, Arkansas; Airport Code: WMH)

  • Ozark Regional


    (about 55.5 miles in Midway, Arkansas; Airport Code: WMH)

  • Baxter County


    (about 55.5 miles in Midway, Arkansas; Airport Code: WMH)

  • Kirk Field


    (about 55.9 miles in Paragould, Arkansas; Airport Code: PGR)

  • Searcy Municipal


    (about 68.3 miles in Searcy, Arkansas; Airport Code: SRC)

  • Hayes Field


    (about 75.0 miles in Broseley, Missouri; Airport Code: POF)

  • Kennett Memorial


    (about 81.5 miles in Kennett, Missouri; Airport Code: KNT)

  • Arkansas International


    (about 88.1 miles in Blytheville, Arkansas; Airport Code: BYH)

  • Blytheville AFB


    (about 88.1 miles in Blytheville, Arkansas; Airport Code: BYH)

  • Malden Regional


    (about 88.4 miles in Malden, Missouri; Airport Code: MAW)

  • Malden Municipal


    (about 88.4 miles in Malden, Missouri; Airport Code: MAW)

  • Boone County


    (about 92.4 miles in Harrison, Arkansas; Airport Code: HRO)

  • Dennis F Cantrell Field


    (about 92.6 miles in Conway, Arkansas; Airport Code: AR2)

  • Blytheville Municipal


    (about 94.7 miles in Blytheville, Arkansas; Airport Code: HKA)

  • Little Rock AFB


    (about 95.2 miles in Gravel Ridge, Arkansas; Airport Code: LRF)

  • Branson Airport


    (about 97.6 miles in Ridgedale, Missouri; Airport Code: BKG)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Sharp County, Arkansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

76.60%

Carpooled

15.93%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.12%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.02%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.03%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

2.29%

Other Means

0.84%

Worked At Home

4.18%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 3,785

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 236

Female householder, no husband present : 593

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 2,118

Householder not living alone : 317


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 3

Male householder and female partner : 235

Female householder and female partner : 17

Female householder and male partner : 114

All other households : 6,680


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Sharp County, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,325

Renter-occupied housing units : 460

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 149

Renter-occupied housing units : 87

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 457

Renter-occupied housing units : 136

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,773

Renter-occupied housing units : 662


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Sharp County, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 1,044

$10,000 to $14,999 : 624

$15,000 to $19,999 : 814

$20,000 to $24,999 : 534

$25,000 to $29,999 : 542

$30,000 to $34,999 : 444

$35,000 to $39,999 : 478

$40,000 to $44,999 : 366

$45,000 to $49,999 : 421

$50,000 to $59,999 : 622

$60,000 to $74,999 : 557

$75,000 to $99,999 : 317

$100,000 to $124,999 : 116

$125,000 to $149,999 : 70

$150,000 to $199,999 : 64

$200,000 or more : 36


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Sharp County, Arkansas)

Total : 9,641


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Sharp County, Arkansas)

Occupied : 7,049

Vacant : 2,592


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Sharp County, Arkansas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Sharp County, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later : 189

Built 2000 to 2004 : 521

Built 1990 to 1999 : 1,677

Built 1980 to 1989 : 1,727

Built 1970 to 1979 : 2,577

Built 1960 to 1969 : 1,616

Built 1950 to 1959 : 545

Built 1940 to 1949 : 403

Built 1939 or earlier : 386


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Sharp County, Arkansas)

Utility gas : 510

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 2,609

Electricity : 2,919

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 3

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 999

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 6

No fuel used : 3


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Sharp County, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 227

$10,000 to $14,999 : 180

$15,000 to $19,999 : 156

$20,000 to $24,999 : 176

$25,000 to $29,999 : 150

$30,000 to $34,999 : 148

$35,000 to $39,999 : 315

$40,000 to $49,999 : 432

$50,000 to $59,999 : 443

$60,000 to $69,999 : 409

$70,000 to $79,999 : 498

$80,000 to $89,999 : 467

$90,000 to $99,999 : 302

$100,000 to $124,999 : 366

$125,000 to $149,999 : 283

$150,000 to $174,999 : 323

$175,000 to $199,999 : 214

$200,000 to $249,999 : 247

$250,000 to $299,999 : 98

$300,000 to $399,999 : 124

$400,000 to $499,999 : 54

$500,000 to $749,999 : 59

$750,000 to $999,999 : 11

$1,000,000 or more : 22


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Sharp 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 : 57

Home equity loan only : 93

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 4

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 2,317

Housing units without a mortgage : 3,233


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $113,500

Built 2000 to 2004 : $145,900

Built 1990 to 1999 : $85,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $78,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $72,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $67,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $53,100

Built 1940 to 1949 : $51,400

Built 1939 or earlier : $47,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Sharp County, Arkansas: 67.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Arkansas: 67.6%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Sharp 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 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2000        
  Single Family 5 5 $776,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $776,000
2001        
  Single Family 6 6 $826,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 6 $350,000
  Total

7 12 $1,176,000
2002        
  Single Family 14 14 $1,066,485
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

14 14 $1,066,485
2003        
  Single Family 11 11 $1,010,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $1,010,000
2004        
  Single Family 20 20 $1,040,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

20 20 $1,040,000
2005        
  Single Family 30 30 $4,074,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 10 $659,000
  Total

31 40 $4,733,000
2006        
  Single Family 40 40 $5,744,800
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

40 40 $5,744,800


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Sharp County, AR): $25,152
Median Household Income In 2000 (Arkansas): $32,182


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Sharp County): $52,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arkansas): $67,400


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Sharp County, Arkansas

Utility Gas: 9.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 46.0%
Electricity: 30.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.1%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 13.9%
Solar Energy: 0.2%
Other Fuel: 0.1%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Sharp County, Arkansas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 13.23%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 76.72%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 10.05%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Sharp County): $379
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arkansas): $453
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Sharp County): $498


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



Health Care Centers Close To Sharp County, Arkansas

Sharp County Health Unit


     Address: 714 Ash Flat Drive, Ash Flat, Arkansas 72513
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Community Home Health Care Of Ar, Inc


     Address: 2852c Highway 62-412, Highland, Arkansas 72542
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/17/2006

Spring River Hha


     Address: 507 North Main, Salem, Arkansas 72576
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 4/16/1981

Fulton County Health Unit


     Address: 510 South Main Street, Salem, Arkansas 72576
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

North Arkansas Homecare


     Address: 116 Civic Center Drive, Salem, Arkansas 72576
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 3/5/1990

Hospitals Close To Sharp County, Arkansas

Lawrence Memorial Hospital


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

Randolph County Medical Center


     Address: 2801 Medical Center Drive, Pocahontas, Arkansas 72455
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

White River Medical Center


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

Harris Hospital


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

Stone County Medical Center


     Address: Highway 14 East, Mountain View, Arkansas 72560
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Sharp County, Arkansas

Cave City Nursing Home


     Address: 442 Taylor Circle, Cave City, Arkansas 72521
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 69
     Percent Occupied: 77%

Ash Flat Healthcare And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 66 Osbirn Lane, Ash Flat, Arkansas 72513
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 70
     Percent Occupied: 67%

Eaglecrest Nursing And Rehab Center


     Address: 916 Highway 62/412, Ash Flat, Arkansas 72513
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 80
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Southfork River Therapy And Living Center


     Address: 624 Hwy 62/412 West P O Box 397, Salem, Arkansas 72576
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 47
     Percent Occupied: 67%

White River Healthcare


     Address: 601 Calico Street, Calico Rock, Arkansas 72519
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 38
     Percent Occupied: 42%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Sharp County, Arkansas

Name: Arkansas Nuclear
Address: 1448 SR 333; Russellville, AR 72801
Distance: 111 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Sharp County, Arkansas

    Retired Workers: 6,100
    Disabled Workers: 1,840
    Widowers Workers: 820
    Spouses Workers: 455
    Children Workers: 785


(updated 2007)



Sharp County, Arkansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 43.71%
  • Bush & Cheney 54.85%
  • Other 1.45%



(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 Sharp County, Arkansas citizens.

Relocation to Sharp County, AR

10.58 % of Sharp County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $28,954

Arkansas Average 7.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Independence County , AR 1.47 % ($22,202 AGI )
  • Fulton County , AR 0.81 % ($28,674 AGI )
  • Craighead County , AR 0.58 % ($26,091 AGI )
  • Izard County , AR 0.51 % ($21,034 AGI )
  • Lawrence County , AR 0.40 % ($22,522 AGI )
  • Mississippi County , AR 0.19 % ($32,273 AGI )
  • Shelby County , TN 0.19 % ($39,091 AGI )

Relocation away from Sharp County, AR

7.97 % of Sharp 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 $24,812

Arkansas Average 7.29 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Independence County , AR 1.69 % ($22,638 AGI )
  • Craighead County , AR 0.61 % ($24,147 AGI )
  • Fulton County , AR 0.59 % ($24,667 AGI )
  • Izard County , AR 0.32 % ($32,667 AGI )
  • Lawrence County , AR 0.31 % ($18,118 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 Sharp County, Arkansas is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Sharp County, Arkansas


On 03/26/1983, a tornado touched down 5.52 miles from the center of Sharp County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50 to $500.

On 11/01/2004, a tornado touched down 6.23 miles from the center of Sharp County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 11/27/1994, a tornado touched down 6.31 miles from the center of Sharp County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 3 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 12/24/1982, a tornado touched down 6.81 miles from the center of Sharp County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 4 . There were 5 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 12/24/1982, a tornado touched down 6.81 miles from the center of Sharp County, Arkansas. The tornado was rated a category 4 . There were 11 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500,000 to $5,000,000.



Storms In Sharp County, Arkansas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
09/23/2006, 04:50 am 1 0 -- --
09/23/2006, 03:35 am 1 0 -- --
11/18/2003, 06:00 am 0 0 $300K --
09/02/2003, 07:45 am 0 3 -- --
         
Heavy Rain        
01/14/2007, 03:00 am 1 0 -- --
         
Lightning        
06/30/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $12K --
03/05/1998, 04:50 pm 0 1 -- --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/14/2006, 05:43 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/21/2006, 04:22 pm 0 0 $20K --
01/23/2002, 08:00 pm 0 0 $20K --
06/27/2001, 05:30 pm 0 0 $30K --
04/03/1999, 05:15 pm 0 0 $30K --
06/17/1996, 04:10 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/26/1994, 02:50 am 0 0 $500K --
09/23/1993, 12:00 pm 0 0 $500K --
09/02/1993, 06:05 pm 0 0 $1K --
08/20/1993, 05:05 pm 0 0 $50K --
01/01/1906, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
         



Tornados In Sharp County, Arkansas

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2006-09-22 6 50 1 0 0 -- --
  2006-09-22 2 40 1 0 0 -- --
  2006-09-22 4 40 1 0 0 -- --
  2006-03-12 2 25 -- 0 0 -- --
  2005-11-27 6 100 1 0 0 -- --
  2005-11-27 -- 100 1 0 0 -- --
  2005-11-27 6 150 1 0 0 -- --
  2005-11-05 5 250 1 0 1 -- --
  2001-02-24 8 300 2 1 3 -- --
  2000-01-03 3 40 1 0 0 -- --
  2000-01-03 2 40 1 0 0 -- --
  2000-01-03 2 40 1 0 0 -- --
  1999-04-03 6 50 -- 0 0 $50K --
  1996-03-24 11 50 2 0 0 $180K --
  1991-03-21 1 63 1 0 0 $250K --
  1989-09-01 -- 50 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1988-11-15 10 300 1 0 1 $250K --
  1984-04-03 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1982-12-24 25 300 4 0 6 $3M --
  1982-12-24 15 440 4 0 5 $250K --
  1982-12-24 5 440 4 0 0 $250K --
  1982-12-02 9 250 3 0 3 $25M --
  1979-04-11 1 100 1 0 0 $25K --
  1973-06-02 1 100 1 0 0 $25K --
  1968-06-23 2 50 2 0 0 $25K --
  1968-05-14 -- 33 1 0 0 $3K --
  1967-12-21 2 50 2 0 1 $25K --
  1964-06-16 2 220 1 0 0 $3K --
  1959-03-14 7 50 2 0 0 $3K --
  1959-03-14 4 417 2 1 15 $25K --
  1957-05-13 -- 10 1 0 0 $3K --
  1957-05-13 2 400 2 0 1 $25K --
  1956-02-14 4 33 2 0 0 -- --
  1956-02-14 1 200 2 0 2 $25K --
  1955-05-26 2 10 1 0 0 -- --
  1951-07-09 2 440 1 0 0 -- --
  1950-12-02 8 33 3 0 0 -- --
  1950-03-26 6 200 3 0 1 $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 Sharp 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 Sharp County, Arkansas


  • Sharp County Detention Center


    Highway 167, Ash Flat, AR 72513
    Capacity: 39
    Confined: 28
    Avg. Population: 25


(updated 2006)



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