Ash Flat, Arkansas

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Population in 2017: 1,089 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +11.5%
 
Males: 495  (45.5%)
Females: 594  (54.5%)
Median resident age:

51.3 years
Arkansas median age:

38.1 years

Zip codes: 72513.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $20,171 (it was $16,797 in 2000)
Ash Flat:

$20,171
AR:

$45,869

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $13,098 (it was $11,506 in 2000)

Ash Flat city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $88,811 (it was $48,900 in 2000)
Ash Flat:

$88,811
AR:

$128,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $91,402; detached houses: $92,921; mobile homes: $56,843

Median gross rent in 2017: $438.

March 2019 cost of living index in Ash Flat: 79.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 32.3%
(30.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 68.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 12.5% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Ash Flat, AR (2010)
    • 1,04796.8%White alone
    • 161.5%Two or more races
    • 90.8%Hispanic
    • 50.5%Black alone
    • 50.5%American Indian alone

Races in Ash Flat detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Arkansas and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Ash Flat, Arkansas as of July 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Ash Flat is 179 to 1.


Crime rates in Ash Flat by year

Type

2009

2011

2013

2014

2015

2016

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(93.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(90.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(93.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(90.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(188.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(183.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
16
(1,447)
2
(183.5)
4
(374.2)
5
(466.4)
5
(472.1)
2
(188.7)
1
(91.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
14
(1,266)
12
(1,101)
14
(1,310)
19
(1,772)
11
(1,039)
4
(377.4)
15
(1,376)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(93.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(94.4)
1
(94.3)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(93.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(94.3)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)242.356.9273.2131.5119.935.898.2

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City-data.com crime index in Ash Flat, AR

Crime rate in Ash Flat detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.67
Arkansas average:

2.22
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Ancestries: American (43.9%), Irish (14.8%), German (8.2%), Scottish (1.9%), English (1.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 05/08/1931

Elevation: 662 feet

Land area: 5.56 square miles.

Population density: 196 people per square mile   (very low).

Ash Flat, Arkansas map

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.2%
Arkansas:

4.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $334 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $534 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jonesboro, AR (58.3 miles , pop. 55,515).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (120.0 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (378.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Cherokee Village, AR (2.2 miles ),
Highland, AR (2.4 miles ),
Horseshoe Bend, AR (2.8 miles ),
Hardy, AR (3.1 miles ),
Franklin, AR (3.1 miles),
Evening Shade, AR (3.3 miles ),
Williford, AR (3.7 miles),
Salem, AR (3.9 miles )

Latitude: 36.23 N, Longitude: 91.61 W

Area code: 870

Distribution of median household income in Ash Flat, AR in 2017
Distribution of house value in Ash Flat, AR in 2017
Ash Flat satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.6%
Arkansas:

3.4%
Population change in the 1990s: +268 (+37.8%).
Most common industries in Ash Flat, AR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (9.3%)
  • Health care (8.4%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (8.4%)
  • Public administration (6.8%)
  • Construction (5.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.3%)
  • Educational services (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.6%)
  • Public administration (8.0%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (5.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.1%)
  • Truck transportation (5.1%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (13.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (13.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (10.8%)
  • Public administration (5.9%)
  • Social assistance (5.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.4%)
Most common occupations in Ash Flat, AR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Cashiers (9.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (10.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (10.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (16.8%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.5%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.4%)
  • Child care workers (5.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.8%)

Average climate in Ash Flat, Arkansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Ash Flat-area historical tornado activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 95% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/24/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.6 miles away from the Ash Flat city center injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/14/1996, a category F4 tornado 6.5 miles away from the city center killed 7 people and injured 35 people and caused $3 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ash Flat-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 82.7 miles away from Ash Flat center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 102.1 miles away from Ash Flat center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 132.0 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 78.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 80.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 104.0 miles away from Ash Flat center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Sharp County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ash Flat topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Ash Flat:

  • SHARP COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (724 ASH FLAT DRIVE)
  • ASH FLAT CONVALESCENT CTR (STAR ROUTE BOX 5A)
  • ASH FLAT HEALTHCARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (66 OZBIRN LANE)
  • EAGLECREST NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (916 HIGHWAY 62/412)

Airports located in Ash Flat:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ash Flat:

  • Arkansas State University-Main Campus (about 59 miles; Jonesboro, AR; Full-time enrollment: 12,323)
  • Harding University (about 69 miles; Searcy, AR; FT enrollment: 5,360)
  • Three Rivers Community College (about 76 miles; Poplar Bluff, MO; FT enrollment: 3,360)
  • Arkansas State University-Beebe (about 82 miles; Beebe, AR; FT enrollment: 3,387)
  • University of Central Arkansas (about 93 miles; Conway, AR; FT enrollment: 9,972)
  • Arkansas Tech University (about 108 miles; Russellville, AR; FT enrollment: 9,038)
  • Pulaski Technical College (about 108 miles; North Little Rock, AR; FT enrollment: 8,396)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Ash Flat: Ash Flat Volunteer Fire Department (A), Ash Flat Police Department (B), Sharp County Sheriff's Office (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Wiles Cemetery (1), Old Baptist Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Richwoods Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Preacher Roe - Baseball player.

Sharp County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Ash Flat that have no violations reported:

  • ASH FLAT WATER COMPANY (Population served: 1,097, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ASH FLAT WATER COMPANY (Population served: 1,097, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • GENTRYVILLE PUBLIC WATER AUTH (Population served: 386, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.1 people
Arkansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

57.7%
Whole state:

67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.2%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.9% of all households

People in group quarters in Ash Flat in 2010:

  • 161 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 25 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 18 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Ash Flat in 2000:

  • 53 people in nursing homes
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 7 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

Banks with branches in Ash Flat (2011 data):

  • First National Banking Company: Mobile Branch #1, at 636 Ash Flat Drive, Wal-Mart Supercenter Branch, Www.Fnbc.us Branch, Messenger Service Branch, Mobile Branch #2. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $359.8 mil, Deposits: $292.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Fnbc Bancorp Inc

For population 15 years and over in Ash Flat:

Marital status in Ash Flat, AR
  • Never married: 19.5%
  • Now married: 45.9%
  • Separated: 3.7%
  • Widowed: 15.5%
  • Divorced: 15.3%

For population 25 years and over in Ash Flat:

  • High school or higher: 78.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 9.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Arkansas average:

11.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Ash Flat
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ash Flat, AR (based on Sharp County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,33959
Mainline Protestant1,38414
Catholic4711
Other3864
None5,684-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Here:

2.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.56 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Here:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
This county:

13.48 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

6.66 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Sharp County:

10.4%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

26.2%
Arkansas:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

9.9%
State:

13.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

45.4%
State:

47.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

36.4%
Arkansas:

43.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.8
State:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Ash Flat:

17.0%
Arkansas:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Ash Flat:

6.5%
State:

11.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Ash Flat:

30.3%
Arkansas:

34.0%

General health condition:
This city:

48.8%
Arkansas:

53.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Ash Flat:

70.4%
Arkansas:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ash Flat, AR Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Firefighters 4$11,144$33,4320$0
Police Protection - Officers 3$7,382$29,5280$0
Water Supply 1$2,652$31,8240$0
Other Government Administration 1$2,728$32,7368$1,542
Streets and Highways 1$2,422$29,0640$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$200
Totals for Government 10$26,328$31,5949$1,742

Ash Flat government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $544,000 ($499.54)
    Local Fire Protection: $218,000 ($200.18)
    Water Utilities: $170,000 ($156.11)
    Sewerage: $139,000 ($127.64)
    Police Protection: $117,000 ($107.44)
    Regular Highways: $79,000 ($72.54)
    Central Staff Services: $58,000 ($53.26)
    General - Other: $39,000 ($35.81)
    Parks and Recreation: $17,000 ($15.61)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $47,000 ($43.16)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $18,000 ($16.53)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($1.84)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $375,000 ($344.35)

Ash Flat government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $134,000 ($123.05)
    Other: $36,000 ($33.06)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $118,000 ($108.36)
    Other: $33,000 ($30.30)
    Highways: $14,000 ($12.86)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $39,000 ($35.81)
    General Revenue - Other: $18,000 ($16.53)
    Fines and Forfeits: $14,000 ($12.86)
    Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($9.18)
    Sale of Property: $6,000 ($5.51)
    Rents: $3,000 ($2.75)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $135,000 ($123.97)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $51,000 ($46.83)
    General Local Government Support: $26,000 ($23.88)
    Other: $21,000 ($19.28)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $733,000 ($673.09)
    Public Utilities Sales: $69,000 ($63.36)

Ash Flat government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $267,000 ($245.18)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $37,000 ($33.98)
Businesses in Ash Flat, AR
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1Sears1
FedEx1Subway1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
McDonald's1UPS1
Pizza Hut1Walmart1
SONIC Drive-In1

Strongest AM radio stations in Ash Flat:

  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • KOTC (830 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KENNETT, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • KALM (1290 AM; 1 kW; THAYER, MO; Owner: OZARK RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KCGS (960 AM; 5 kW; MARSHALL, AR; Owner: SOUTHLAND BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KMTL (760 AM; daytime; 10 kW; SHERWOOD, AR; Owner: GEORGE V. DOMERESE)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ash Flat:

  • KZLE (93.1 FM; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: WRD ENTERTAINMENT, INC.)
  • KFCM (98.3 FM; CHEROKEE VILLAGE, AR; Owner: KFCM, INC.)
  • KOMT (107.5 FM; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR; Owner: MAC PARTNERS)
  • KAMS (95.1 FM; MAMMOTH SPRING, AR; Owner: OZARK RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KWOZ (103.3 FM; MOUNTAIN VIEW, AR; Owner: MOUNTAIN VIEW BROADCASTING CORP)
  • KZIG (89.9 FM; CAVE CITY, AR; Owner: CAVE CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS)
  • KHOM (100.9 FM; SALEM, AR; Owner: MOUNTAIN LAKES BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KSAR (92.3 FM; THAYER, MO; Owner: BRAGG BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KBTA-FM (99.5 FM; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: W R D ENTERTAINMENT, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Ash Flat:

  • K22ES (Channel 22; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KAIT (Channel 8; JONESBORO, AR; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • K35EA (Channel 35; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K57IP (Channel 57; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K67GR (Channel 67; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K20EX (Channel 20; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K40DS (Channel 40; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K53FM (Channel 53; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K57FV (Channel 57; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K59FB (Channel 59; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K61FP (Channel 61; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K69GT (Channel 69; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Ash Flat fatal accident list:

Jul 21, 2017 12:45 AM, Us-167-19, Lat: 36.217831, Lon: -91.608753, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jul 31, 2017 04:48 PM, Us-62-15, Lat: 36.239208, Lon: -91.595225, Vehicles: 4, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
Apr 7, 2005 02:10 PM, Us-167-19, Lat: 36.207790, Lon: -91.611540, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 27, 2003 08:14 PM, Us-62-15, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 6, 1997 11:54 AM, Us-62-14, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 8, Fatalities: 1
Aug 18, 1996 12:18 AM, Us-167-19, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Aug 11, 1990 11:50 PM, 167s19, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 4
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 43ft / 13.2mTotal length
  • $1,140,000Total costs
  • 30,684Total average daily traffic
  • 306Total average daily truck traffic
  • 35,509Total future (year 2007) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Ash Flat)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

47 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • E Side Of Hwy 167 4 Mi S Of Ash Flat (Lat: 36.173333 Lon: -91.616389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 56 m, Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: WNMC419,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.480 MHz, Grant Date: 08/05/2008, Expiration Date: 09/11/2018, Cancellation Date: 10/27/2018, Certifier: Scott Ellis, Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Us Hwy 167 4 Mi S (Lat: 36.162556 Lon: -91.620972), Call Sign: KBU674, Licensee ID: L00007580,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.085 MHz, 151.085 MHz, Grant Date: 08/03/2002, Expiration Date: 10/27/2012, Cancellation Date: 12/08/2003, Registrant: State Of Arkansas, Box 2261, Little Rock, AR 72203, Phone: (501) 569-2460
  • Two Blks E Of Hwy 167 (Lat: 36.225056 Lon: -91.608472), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 17 m, Overall height: 24 m, Call Sign: WNFF921,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.460 MHz, 159.360 MHz, Grant Date: 02/22/2012, Expiration Date: 05/20/2022, Registrant: Arkansas Forestry Commission, 198 Airport Road, Malvern, AR 72104, Phone: (501) 332-2000, Email:
  • 5.75 Mi Se (Lat: 36.162278 Lon: -91.539028), Call Sign: WNGG735,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.295 MHz, 151.460 MHz, Grant Date: 01/06/2011, Expiration Date: 04/03/2021, Cancellation Date: 11/27/2013, Registrant: Arkansas Forestry Commission, 3821 West Roosevelt Road, Little Rock, AR 72204, Phone: (501) 296-1873, Fax: (501) 296-1940, Email:
  • State Hwy 56 1/4 Mi S (Lat: 36.214500 Lon: -91.609861), Call Sign: KKQ877,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.463 MHz, Grant Date: 12/07/2010, Expiration Date: 02/22/2021, Registrant: North Arkansas Electric Cooperative Inc., 225 South Main, Salem, AR 72576, Phone: (870) 895-3221, Fax: (870) 895-6242, Email:
  • Lat: 36.173333 Lon: -91.616389, Call Sign: WPYM922,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.315 MHz, 157.575 MHz, Grant Date: 09/11/2003, Expiration Date: 09/11/2013, Cancellation Date: 11/16/2013, Certifier: Scott Ellis, Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • Lat: 36.238056 Lon: -91.560556, Call Sign: WQRW282,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.670 MHz, 151.857 MHz, 159.555 MHz, 159.900 MHz, 160.177 MHz, Grant Date: 08/05/2013, Expiration Date: 08/05/2023, Certifier: Doug Gill, Registrant: May Communications, 2705 Behesda Road, Batesville, AR 72501, Phone: (870) 793-9153, Fax: (870) 612-9153, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ash Flat)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Ash Flat)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 36. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 51 took place in 2011, and the least - 13 in 2013. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Ash Flat, AR When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (64.9%), and Structure Fires (19.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Ash Flat, AR
    • 39564.9%Outside Fires
    • 11819.4%Structure Fires
    • 6510.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 315.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ash Flat, AR
Most common first names in Ash Flat, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2678.3 years
John2077.2 years
James1978.0 years
Mary1777.3 years
Robert1070.2 years
Charles972.8 years
Donald867.0 years
Floyd779.1 years
Dorothy779.6 years
Hazel682.2 years
Most common last names in Ash Flat, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Martin1573.2 years
Smith1472.1 years
Nix1375.6 years
Jones1272.4 years
Herron1077.9 years
Estes981.4 years
Horton982.7 years
Orr884.7 years
Miller874.5 years
Gilbreath777.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Ash Flat, AR
  • 52.0%Electricity
  • 39.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.5%Utility gas
  • 1.1%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Ash Flat, AR
  • 92.3%Electricity
  • 4.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.4%No fuel used


Ash Flat compared to Arkansas state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Ash Flat on our top lists:

  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in homes for the mentally ill (population 1,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Steven Rodger Kent (2)
  • Kent Research Corporation (1)

Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2020.