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71740 is the zip code for

Emerson, AR

Total population
1,735
Housing units
878
Land area
(sq. miles)
184.50
Density
(people per sq. mile)
9.40
Water area
(sq. miles)
0.09

Demographic data for zip code 71740

Gender:

Male
865
Female
870
Median age
Male
40.60
Female
40.60
Gender

Households:

Total households
691
Family households
493
Nonfamily households
198
Average household size
2.51
Average family size
3.01
Households

Housing units:

Total housing units
878
Occupied housing units
691
Owner-occupied
554
Renter-occupied
137
Vacant housing units
187
Housing units

Age:

Under 5 years
96
5 to 9 years
103
10 to 14 years
134
15 to 19 years
138
20 to 24 years
88
25 to 34 years
188
35 to 44 years
235
45 to 54 years
268
55 to 59 years
112
60 to 64 years
92
65 to 74 years
164
75 to 84 years
87
85 years and over
30
Median age
40.60
Age

Race:

White
1,247
Hispanic or Latino
21
Black or African American
450
Asian
2
American Indian & Alaska Native
3
Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander
0
Other (One Race)
1
Two or More Races
11
Race
* Based on 2010, 2000 U.S. Census data

Economic data for zip code 71740

Employment status:

Population
(16 years and over)
1,476
Civilian labor force
962
Employed
889
Unemployed
73
Armed Forces
0
Not in labor force
514
Percent Unemployed
7.6%
Employment status

Commuting to work:

Workers
(16 years and over)
886
Car, truck, or van
Drove alone
742
Carpooled
67
Public transportation
(excluding taxicab)
0
Walked
1
Other means
55
Worked at home
21
Mean travel time
31.0 min.
Commuting to work

Occupation:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
889
Management / business / science / arts
293
Service
147
Sales / office
222
Natural resources / construction / maintenance
114
Production / transportation / material moving
113
Occupation

Industry:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
889
Agriculture / forestry / fishing / hunting / mining
138
Construction
53
Manufacturing
152
Wholesale trade
20
Retail trade
146
Transportation / warehousing / utilities
8
Information
0
Finance / insurance / real estate / rental / leasing
2
Professional / scientific / management / administrative / waste management services
27
Educational services / health care / social assistance
245
Arts / entertainment / recreation / accommodation / food services
30
Public administration
47
Other services
21
Industry

Class of worker:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
889
Private wage & salary workers
773
Government workers
103
Self-employed
(in own not incorporated business)
13
Unpaid family workers
0
Class of worker

Income:

Total households
740
Less than $10,000
57
$10,000 to $14,999
39
$15,000 to $24,999
98
$25,000 to $34,999
57
$35,000 to $49,999
108
$50,000 to $74,999
167
$75,000 to $99,999
75
$100,000 to $149,999
95
$150,000 to $199,999
44
$200,000 or more
0
Median household income
$51,058
Mean household income
$61,515
Percentage of people whose income in the past 12 months is below the poverty level
18.9%
Income
* Based on 2007-2011 American Community Survey 5-year estimates

Public schools in 71740

Name & AddressPhone# of studentsFree lunchPupils per teacher
Emerson Elementary School
508 W Main
(870) 547-22181776311.1
Emerson High School
400 Church St
(870) 547-2862154717.7

Public libraries around Emerson, AR

NameAddress
Calhoun County Library109 2nd Street
Hampton, AR 71744

Hospitals and Medical Centers around 71740

NameAddressPhone# of beds
Dallas County Hospital201 Clifton Street
Fordyce, AR 71742
(870) 352-315532
Magnolia Hospital
101 Hospital Drive
Magnolia, AR 71753
(870) 235-300062
Medical Ctr Of South Arkansas
700 West Grove Street
El Dorado, AR 71730
(870) 864-3200132
Ouachita Medical Center
638 California Street
Camden, AR 71701
(870) 836-100098

Crime rates


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