Ashdown, Arkansas

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Population in 2014: 4,503 (82% urban, 18% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.8%
 
Males: 2,155  (47.9%)
Females: 2,348  (52.1%)
Median resident age:  38.4 years
Arkansas median age:  37.8 years

Zip codes: 71822.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $36,458 (it was $26,754 in 2000)
Ashdown:

$36,458
AR:

$40,511

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,135 (it was $15,293 in 2000)

Ashdown city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $85,722 (it was $53,900 in 2000)
Ashdown:

$85,722
AR:

$109,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $511.

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  • Races in Ashdown, AR (2010)

    Ashdown races chart
    • 2,94862.4%White alone
    • 1,47531.2%Black alone
    • 1372.9%Hispanic
    • 932.0%Two or more races
    • 410.9%American Indian alone
    • 210.4%Asian alone
    • 80.2%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Ashdown: 79.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (11.4%), Irish (10.7%), English (7.7%), German (4.7%), Scottish (3.2%), Italian (1.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 06/11/1892

Elevation: 322 feet

Land area: 7.11 square miles.

Population density: 633 people per square mile   (low).

Ashdown,AR real estate house value index trend

Ashdown, Arkansas map

For population 25 years and over in Ashdown:

  • High school or higher: 87.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 7.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ashdown city:

  • Never married: 16.9%
  • Now married: 53.9%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 9.4%
  • Divorced: 17.3%

37 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.8%
Arkansas:

2.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $427 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $424 (0.6%)

Ashdown satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bossier City, LA (83.8 miles , pop. 56,461).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (85.9 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (165.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Wilton, AR (2.2 miles ), Yarborough Landing, AR (2.7 miles ), Ogden, AR (2.8 miles ), Ben Lomond, AR (3.3 miles) , Red Lick, TX (3.8 miles ), Leary, TX (3.9 miles ), Foreman, AR (4.0 miles ), Nash, TX (4.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 9 buildings, average cost: $76,200
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $83,800
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $70,500
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $102,500
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $72,700
  • 2002: 9 buildings, average cost: $69,600
  • 2003: 9 buildings, average cost: $65,800
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $76,700
  • 2005: 16 buildings, average cost: $125,200
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $129,900
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $73,700
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $92,300
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2011: 9 buildings, average cost: $48,900
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $225,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $140,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.67 N, Longitude: 94.13 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +953 (+20.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 822 (41.0%)

Area code: 870

Ashdown household income distribution Ashdown home values distribution

Crime rates in Ashdown by Year
Type 2002 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 00000100000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.022.70.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 31200224431
per 100,000 61.921.243.00.00.045.445.484.185.565.022.0
Robberies 42255112110
per 100,000 82.542.543.0107.7111.222.722.742.021.421.70.0
Assaults 185571584111476
per 100,000 371.4106.2107.5150.7333.6181.590.8231.1299.1151.6131.8
Burglaries 2335242521283846322137
per 100,000 474.5743.4515.9538.3467.0635.4862.7966.6683.8454.9812.8
Thefts 153103146121128121120157125150189
per 100,000 3,156.62,187.83,138.42,605.52,846.32,745.62,724.23,299.02,670.93,249.64,152.0
Auto thefts 7161139121233212
per 100,000 144.4339.8236.564.6200.1272.3272.463.064.143.3263.6
Arson 03104201010
per 100,000 0.063.721.50.088.945.40.021.00.021.70.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 286.3) 321.8219.2251.1211.0264.4303.0254.2333.0296.5255.9290.0

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Ashdown detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.42
Arkansas average:

1.99
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.2%
Arkansas:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -448 (-8.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Public administration (20%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (19%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (25%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (5%)
  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)

Work and jobs in Ashdown: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Ashdown, Arkansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Ashdown-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Arkansas state average. It is 79% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1982, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 34.0 miles away from the Ashdown city center injured 29 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/12/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.8 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 5 people.

Earthquake activity:

Ashdown-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 150.7 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) earthquake occurred 152.9 miles away from Ashdown center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 148.6 miles away from the city center
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 255.3 miles away from the city 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 315.0 miles away from Ashdown center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 247.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Little River County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ashdown topographic map

Birthplace of: Hazel Walker - Basketball player, Earnest Rhone - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Ashdown:

  • LITTLE RIVER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Government - Local, provides emergency services, 451 WEST LOCKE STREET)
  • SERENITY HOSPICE, LLC (110 CONSTITUTION AVENUE)
  • LITTLE RIVER COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (150 KELLER)
  • LITTLE RIVER HOSPITAL HH (111 WEST MAIN STREET)
  • LITTLE RIVER NURSING HOME (162 HWY 32-2A)
  • PLEASANT MANOR NURSING AND REHAB (950 HOMESTEAD)

Amtrak station near Ashdown:

  • 19 miles: TEXARKANA (100 E. FRONT ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ashdown:

  • Texarkana College (about 17 miles; Texarkana, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,629)
  • Southern Arkansas University Main Campus (about 58 miles; Magnolia, AR; FT enrollment: 3,005)
  • Northeast Texas Community College (about 59 miles; Mount Pleasant, TX; FT enrollment: 2,320)
  • Henderson State University (about 69 miles; Arkadelphia, AR; FT enrollment: 3,528)
  • Southern University at Shreveport (about 80 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 2,277)
  • Paris Junior College (about 81 miles; Paris, TX; FT enrollment: 3,875)
  • National Park Community College (about 82 miles; Hot Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,237)

Public high school in Ashdown:

Private high school in Ashdown:

  • NEW FAITH TABERNACLE ACADEMY (Students: 13, Location: 112 LITTLE RIVER 711, Grades: 6-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Ashdown:

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Notable locations in Ashdown: Ashdown Police Department (A), 9th West Judicial District Drug Task Force (B), Little River Sheriff's Department (C), Pleasant Manor Nursing Home (D), Little River Nursing Home (E), Ashdown Library (F), Little River County Courthouse (G), Little River County Jail (H), Ashdown Fire Department Station 1 (I), Ashdown Fire Department Station 2 (J), Lifenet, Incorporated - Ashdown (Ambulance Services) (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Southtown Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Ashdown include: First Christian Church (A), First Baptist Church (B), Bethel Missionary Baptist Church (C), Central Baptist Church (D), Church of Christ (E), Craig Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church (F), First Assembly of God Church (G), First Church of the Nazarene (H), First Presbyterian Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Ashdown Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Ashdown: Ashdown City Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Budget Inn (Highway 71 South), Yarborough Landing Village (106 Pump Station Road), Economy Inn (Highway 71 North), A-Ok Motel (Highway 71 North).

Little River County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 43.4. This is significantly better than average.

City:

43.4
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.4
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.5%
(14.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.1% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Arkansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.8%
Whole state:  67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.7%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
123 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Ashdown in 2000:

  • 124 people in nursing homes
  • 36 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 14 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 2 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere

Ashdown, Arkansas environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Ashdown (2011 data):

  • First National Bank: The Branch at 110 West Main Street, branch established on 1971/02/08; South Branch at 640 South Constitution Avenue, branch established on 1974/05/24. Info updated 2012/01/13: Bank assets: $718.1 mil, Deposits: $547.7 mil, headquarters in Hot Springs, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 31 total offices, Holding Company: First National Security Company
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Ashdown Branch at 960 South Constitution Avenue, branch established on 2004/03/22. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • BancorpSouth Bank: 611 Wood St Branch at 611 East Wood Street, branch established on 1889/01/01. Info updated 2007/07/18: Bank assets: $12,990.3 mil, Deposits: $10,863.8 mil, headquarters in Tupelo, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 271 total offices, Holding Company: Bancorpsouth, Inc.
  • Regions Bank: Constitution Branch at 620 South Constitution, branch established on 1999/05/30. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.5
Arkansas average:

11.8

Ashdown travel time to work - commute Ashdown mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Ashdown city (based on Little River County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,32532
Mainline Protestant7287
Black Protestant6167
Catholic862
Other833
None5,333-
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: 3
Little River County:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Little River County:

4.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

6.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.66 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.0%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Little River County:

32.0%
Arkansas:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.7%
State:

13.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Ashdown:

49.4%
Arkansas:

47.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Ashdown:

46.9%
State:

43.3%

Average BMI:
Ashdown:

29.1
State:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Ashdown:

18.5%
Arkansas:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Ashdown:

10.2%
Arkansas:

11.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Ashdown:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Ashdown:

36.2%
Arkansas:

34.0%

General health condition:
Here:

55.2%
Arkansas:

53.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.6%
State:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ashdown, 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
Other Government Administration 6$14,885$29,7700$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,814$33,7680$0
Police Protection - Officers 11$31,735$34,6200$0
Police - Other 2$5,148$30,8880$0
Streets and Highways 8$18,644$27,9660$0
Solid Waste Management 10$22,754$27,3050$0
Parks and Recreation 3$6,731$26,9240$0
Water Supply 11$31,819$34,7120$0
Totals for Government 52$134,530$31,0450$0

Ashdown government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $713,000 ($158.34)
    Police Protection: $696,000 ($154.56)
    Sewerage: $500,000 ($111.04)
    Central Staff Services: $407,000 ($90.38)
    Solid Waste Management: $402,000 ($89.27)
    Water Utilities: $280,000 ($62.18)
    Parks and Recreation: $250,000 ($55.52)
    Local Fire Protection: $90,000 ($19.99)
    Health - Other: $57,000 ($12.66)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $50,000 ($11.10)
    Libraries: $5,000 ($1.11)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $49,000 ($10.88)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,028,000 ($228.29)

Ashdown government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $381,000 ($84.61)
    Sewerage: $335,000 ($74.39)
    Parks and Recreation: $112,000 ($24.87)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $4,000 ($0.89)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $368,000 ($81.72)
    Highways: $46,000 ($10.22)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $165,000 ($36.64)
    Fines and Forfeits: $128,000 ($28.43)
    Interest Earnings: $12,000 ($2.66)
    Sale of Property: $9,000 ($2.00)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $405,000 ($89.94)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $243,000 ($53.96)
    General Local Government Support: $81,000 ($17.99)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,040,000 ($230.96)
    Public Utilities Sales: $182,000 ($40.42)
    Other License: $73,000 ($16.21)
    Property: $47,000 ($10.44)

Ashdown government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,005,000 ($445.26)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,863,000 ($413.72)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,787,000 ($396.85)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,645,000 ($365.31)

Ashdown government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,029,000 ($228.51)

6.13% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,814 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.13%
Arkansas average:

6.94%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Bowie County, TX  1.00% ($27,256 average AGI)
from Miller County, AR  0.81% ($31,000)
from Sevier County, AR  0.51% ($20,273)


7.01% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,252 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.01%
Arkansas average:

6.84%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Miller County, AR  1.31% ($23,193 average AGI)
to Bowie County, TX  1.06% ($33,652)
to Sevier County, AR  0.55% ($21,625)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ashdown:

  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTFS (940 AM; 3 kW; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: ARKLATEX, LLC)
  • KPYN (900 AM; 10 kW; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KCMC (740 AM; 1 kW; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: ARKLATEX, LLC)
  • KNBO (1530 AM; daytime; 3 kW; NEW BOSTON, TX; Owner: BOWIE COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKTK (1400 AM; 1 kW; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: PETRACOM OF TEXARKANA, L.L.C.)
  • KOSY (790 AM; 1 kW; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWXI (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; GLENWOOD, AR; Owner: PGR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ashdown:

  • KPGG (103.9 FM; ASHDOWN, AR; Owner: PETRACOM OF TEXARKANA, L.L.C.)
  • KMJI (93.3 FM; ASHDOWN, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KPWW (95.9 FM; HOOKS, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KJMY (101.7 FM; HOPE, AR; Owner: ARKLATEX, INC.)
  • KFYX (107.1 FM; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: ARKLATEX, LLC)
  • KKYR-FM (102.5 FM; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTOY (104.7 FM; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: JO-AL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KEWL-FM (95.1 FM; NEW BOSTON, TX; Owner: PETRACOM OF TEXARKANA, L.L.C.)
  • KYGL (106.3 FM; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZRB (103.5 FM; NEW BOSTON, TX; Owner: B & H BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KHTA (92.5 FM; WAKE VILLAGE, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KTXK (91.5 FM; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: TEXARKANA COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KNRB (100.1 FM; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Ashdown:

  • KLFI-LP (Channel 35; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: BEECH STREET COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • K41EQ (Channel 41; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K30EA (Channel 30; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KTAL-TV (Channel 6; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF LOUISIANA, LLC)
Ashdown fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Ashdown fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 96m315ftTotal length
  • 20,057Total average daily traffic
  • 1,810Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Ashdown)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Ashdown, AR)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ashdown)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28R-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4681J , Serial Number: 28R-30581, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 03/25/1968
    Registrant (Individual): Michael F Williams, 2425 Nw Front St, Ashdown, AR 71822
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BC12-D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5257M , Serial Number: 10557, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 06/10/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Brian T Hill, 1338 Highway 108, Ashdown, AR 71822
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20F (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6450Q , Serial Number: 670529, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 09/19/1967
    Registrant (Individual): Lawrence W Welch, Po Box 993, Ashdown, AR 71822
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-360-A1D (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 65TX , Serial Number: 2951, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 06/17/1994
    Registrant (Individual): David Lamar Mitchell, 199 Little River 67, Ashdown, AR 71822
  • Aircraft: AIRBORNE EDGE X (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 75101 , Serial Number: 582-524, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 11/11/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Jeff M Harris, 2209 Buck Wright Rd, Ashdown, AR 71822
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9630W , Serial Number: 28-23087, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 05/04/1967
    Registrant (Corporation): Hai Services Inc, Po Box 211, Ashdown, AR 71822

Drinking water stations with addresses in Ashdown and their reported violations in the past:

MILLWOOD WATER CORPORATION (Population served: 487, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
MILLWOOD LANDING GOLF & RV RESORT (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUL-01-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-13-2013), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-13-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-13-2013), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-13-2013)
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations

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

  • ASHDOWN WATERWORKS (Population served: 4,831, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 98
  • Hazardous Condition: 5
  • Good Intent Call: 4

Incident types - Ashdown

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Most common first names in Ashdown, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William6771.1 years
James6071.2 years
Mary5877.8 years
John3975.6 years
Robert3670.8 years
Charles3368.1 years
George3173.8 years
Willie2879.8 years
Henry2679.2 years
Annie2581.4 years
Most common last names in Ashdown, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson4278.5 years
Williams3875.3 years
Jones3274.4 years
Smith3278.7 years
Walker2879.1 years
Ford2474.8 years
Wright2277.4 years
Wilson2177.7 years
Brown2168.3 years
Davis2174.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (59%)
  • Electricity (39%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in Ashdown, AR
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1SONIC Drive-In1
Chevrolet1Subway1
FedEx1True Value1
H&R Block1UPS1
McDonald's1Walmart1
Pizza Hut1

Ashdown compared to Arkansas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
There are 8 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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