Atkins, Arkansas

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Population in 2014: 3,049 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +5.9%
 
Males: 1,489  (48.8%)
Females: 1,560  (51.2%)
Median resident age:  32.5 years
Arkansas median age:  37.8 years

Zip codes: 72823.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $38,541 (it was $30,339 in 2000)
Atkins:

$38,541
AR:

$40,511

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,638 (it was $15,979 in 2000)

Atkins city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $88,784 (it was $53,800 in 2000)
Atkins:

$88,784
AR:

$109,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $559.

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  • Races in Atkins, AR (2010)

    Atkins races chart
    • 2,85594.7%White alone
    • 692.3%Hispanic
    • 341.1%Two or more races
    • 270.9%Black alone
    • 230.8%American Indian alone
    • 40.1%Asian alone
    • 30.10%Other race alone
    • 10.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Atkins: 79.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (40.3%), Irish (13.9%), German (13.1%), English (11.7%), Dutch (4.3%), Scottish (1.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 369 feet

Land area: 6.13 square miles.

Population density: 498 people per square mile   (low).

Atkins,AR real estate house value index trend

Atkins, Arkansas map

For population 25 years and over in Atkins:

  • High school or higher: 77.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Atkins city:

  • Never married: 21.9%
  • Now married: 55.8%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 8.5%
  • Divorced: 12.1%

8 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.3%
Arkansas:

2.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $504 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $516 (0.5%)

Atkins satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Little Rock, AR (49.1 miles , pop. 183,133).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (168.0 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (277.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Pottsville, AR (2.5 miles ), Russellville, AR (3.4 miles ), Morrilton, AR (3.6 miles ), Dardanelle, AR (3.6 miles ), Oppelo, AR (3.7 miles ), Adona, AR (3.8 miles) , Dover, AR (3.8 miles ), Hector, AR (3.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $56,300
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $76,700
  • 1999: 11 buildings, average cost: $66,600
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $36,700
  • 2001: 10 buildings, average cost: $62,000
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $111,300
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $59,400
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $99,300
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $86,700
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $111,500
  • 2008: 10 buildings, average cost: $92,300
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $91,900
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $91,900
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $82,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $174,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 35.24 N, Longitude: 92.94 W

Area code: 479

Atkins household income distribution Atkins home values distribution

Crime rates in Atkins by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000101002
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.033.70.032.90.00.065.6
Robberies 030001001000
per 100,000 0.0104.60.00.00.033.70.00.032.90.00.00.0
Assaults 111110004120
per 100,000 34.334.935.034.234.10.00.00.0131.632.765.90.0
Burglaries 11919333025251824302920
per 100,000 377.0313.7664.61,129.01,024.2843.7842.3601.6789.7981.4955.2656.0
Thefts 571354494958392851516367
per 100,000 1,953.4453.11,888.81,676.41,672.91,957.51,314.0935.81,678.21,668.32,075.12,197.4
Auto thefts 213113251478
per 100,000 68.534.9104.934.234.1101.267.4167.132.9130.8230.6262.4
Arson 000000001000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.032.90.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 285.4) 121.684.5143.1162.0154.2161.9149.796.7195.2158.7188.9215.8

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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 Atkins detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.97
Arkansas average:

1.99
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.9%
Arkansas:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -163 (-5.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Utilities (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Utilities (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Atkins, Arkansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Atkins-area historical tornado activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 122% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/5/2008, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.4 miles away from the Atkins city center killed 13 people and injured 139 people and caused $119 million in damages.

On 2/14/1956, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.2 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Atkins-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 75% 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 41.6 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 42.1 miles away from Atkins 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 149.6 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 197.0 miles away from the city 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 231.9 miles away from Atkins center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 140.8 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 Pope County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Atkins topographic map

Birthplace of: Norris Church Mailer - Writer, Ellis Kinder - Baseball player, Fred Bennett (baseball) - Baseball player, Kay Eakin - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Atkins:

  • ATKINS NURSING AND REHAB CENTER INC (605 N WEST 7TH STREET)
  • ATKINS NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (605 NORTHWEST 7TH STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Atkins:

  • POPE COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; RUSSELLVILLE, AR)
  • LEGACY HEIGHTS NURSING AND REHAB, LLC (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; RUSSELLVILLE, AR)
  • LEGACY LODGE NH (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; RUSSELLVILLE, AR)
  • CARE IV HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; RUSSELLVILLE, AR)
  • RUSSELLVILLE NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; RUSSELLVILLE, AR)
  • ST MARYS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; RUSSELLVILLE, AR)
  • COTTONWOOD PLACE (Hospital, about 13 miles away; MORRILTON, AR)

Operable nuclear power plants near Atkins:

  • 12 miles: Arkansas Nuclear One 1 and 2 in Russellville, AR.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Atkins:

  • Arkansas Tech University (about 12 miles; Russellville, AR; Full-time enrollment: 9,038)
  • University of Central Arkansas (about 30 miles; Conway, AR; FT enrollment: 9,972)
  • Pulaski Technical College (about 49 miles; North Little Rock, AR; FT enrollment: 8,396)
  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock (about 50 miles; Little Rock, AR; FT enrollment: 9,227)
  • National Park Community College (about 52 miles; Hot Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,237)
  • Arkansas State University-Beebe (about 61 miles; Beebe, AR; FT enrollment: 3,387)
  • Harding University (about 69 miles; Searcy, AR; FT enrollment: 5,360)

Public high school in Atkins:

Public elementary/middle schools in Atkins:

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Notable locations in Atkins: Atkins Police Department (A), Atkins Volunteer Fire Department (B), Pope County Emergency Medical Service Station 2 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Atkins Cemetery (1), Atkins Catholic Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Pope 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 2011 was 52.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

52.5
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 12.0. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.0
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.8%
(14.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Arkansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  71.6%
Whole state:  67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.1%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
79 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
75 people in nursing homes in 2000
8 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Atkins, Arkansas environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Atkins (2011 data):

  • Liberty Bank of Arkansas: 812 North Church Branch at 812 North Church, branch established on 1998/06/19. Info updated 2008/10/31: Bank assets: $2,807.0 mil, Deposits: $2,160.9 mil, headquarters in Jonesboro, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 46 total offices, Holding Company: Liberty Bancshares, Inc
  • River Town Bank: Atkins Branch at 1511 North Church, branch established on 1999/02/19. Info updated 2006/09/18: Bank assets: $171.4 mil, Deposits: $142.4 mil, headquarters in Dardanelle, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of Dardanelle Bankshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.3
Arkansas average:

11.8

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Atkins city (based on Pope County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant21,515129
Mainline Protestant4,16313
Catholic1,5273
Other1,1063
Black Protestant3653
None33,078-
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: 8
Pope County:

1.35 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Pope County:

0.34 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Pope County:

4.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
Here:

5.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.0%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Pope County:

29.6%
Arkansas:

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

16.1%
State:

13.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Atkins:

47.3%
Arkansas:

47.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Atkins:

41.7%
Arkansas:

43.3%

Average BMI:
Atkins:

28.4
Arkansas:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.4%
Arkansas:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.8%
Arkansas:

11.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Atkins:

6.8
Arkansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Atkins:

33.9%
Arkansas:

34.0%

General health condition:
This city:

52.9%
State:

53.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Atkins:

76.0%
Arkansas:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Atkins, 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
Financial Administration 3$6,676$26,7040$0
Other Government Administration 8$1,900$2,8500$0
Judicial and Legal 2$737$4,4220$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$15,828$37,9876$3,124
Police - Other 1$2,135$25,6200$0
Firefighters 0$0 23$1,095
Streets and Highways 3$7,967$31,8680$0
Sewerage 1$3,412$40,9440$0
Water Supply 5$14,900$35,7600$0
Totals for Government 28$53,555$22,95229$4,219

Atkins government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General: $65,000 ($21.32)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $726,000 ($238.11)
    Police Protection: $354,000 ($116.10)
    Regular Highways: $278,000 ($91.18)
    Fire Protection: $237,000 ($77.73)
    Financial Administration: $237,000 ($77.73)
    Sewerage: $164,000 ($53.79)
    Parks & Recreation: $87,000 ($28.53)
    General - Other: $38,000 ($12.46)
    Health Services - Other: $17,000 ($5.58)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($0.98)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $565,000 ($185.31)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $120,000 ($39.36)

Atkins government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $292,000 ($95.77)
    All Other: $22,000 ($7.22)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $42,000 ($13.78)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $368,000 ($120.70)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $96,000 ($31.49)
    Interest Earnings: $46,000 ($15.09)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $695,000 ($227.94)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $197,000 ($64.61)
    General Support: $56,000 ($18.37)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $465,000 ($152.51)
    Public Utilities: $192,000 ($62.97)
    Property: $22,000 ($7.22)
    NEC: $4,000 ($1.31)

Atkins government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $2,096,000 ($687.44)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $45,000 ($14.76)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $40,000 ($13.12)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $2,028,000 ($665.14)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $68,000 ($22.30)
    Other, NEC: $5,000 ($1.64)

Atkins government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $771,000 ($252.87)

6.91% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,905 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.91%
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 Yell County, AR  1.28% ($23,854 average AGI)
from Johnson County, AR  0.41% ($26,000)
from Conway County, AR  0.35% ($26,200)


6.98% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,009 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.98%
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 Yell County, AR  0.98% ($25,387 average AGI)
to Pulaski County, AR  0.45% ($32,780)
to Faulkner County, AR  0.41% ($36,619)

Strongest AM radio stations in Atkins:

  • KCAB (980 AM; 5 kW; DARDANELLE, AR; Owner: MMA LICENSE LLC)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KARV (610 AM; 1 kW; RUSSELLVILLE, AR; Owner: KERM, INC.)
  • KWXT (1490 AM; 1 kW; DARDANELLE, AR; Owner: GEORGE V. DOMERESE)
  • KMTL (760 AM; daytime; 10 kW; SHERWOOD, AR; Owner: GEORGE V. DOMERESE)
  • KGFL (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CLINTON, AR; Owner: KING-SULIVAN RADIO)
  • KBHS (590 AM; 5 kW; HOT SPRINGS, AR; Owner: J & A, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KVOM (800 AM; 0 kW; MORRILTON, AR; Owner: MMA LICENSE LLC)
  • KCGS (960 AM; 5 kW; MARSHALL, AR; Owner: SOUTHLAND BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KARN (920 AM; 5 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Atkins:

  • KVLD (99.3 FM; ATKINS, AR; Owner: MMA LICENSE LLC)
  • KCJC (102.3 FM; DARDANELLE, AR; Owner: MMA LICENSE LLC)
  • K207CW (89.3 FM; PARIS, AR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KARV-FM (101.3 FM; OLA, AR; Owner: KERM INC)
  • KSSN (95.7 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KKPT (94.1 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: SIGNAL MEDIA OF ARKANSAS, INC.)
  • KABZ (103.7 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: SIGNAL MEDIA OF ARKANSAS, INC)
  • KWKK (100.9 FM; RUSSELLVILLE, AR; Owner: MMA LICENSE LLC)
  • KURB (98.5 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KVOM-FM (101.7 FM; MORRILTON, AR; Owner: MMA LICENSE LLC)
  • KDJE (100.3 FM; JACKSONVILLE, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMJX (105.1 FM; CONWAY, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KHKN (106.7 FM; BENTON, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KUAR (89.1 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES OF UNIV. OF ARKANSAS)
  • KSBC (90.1 FM; HOT SPRINGS, AR; Owner: CENTRAL ARKANSAS CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYEL (105.5 FM; DANVILLE, AR; Owner: DANVILLE FM, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Atkins:

  • KTHV (Channel 11; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KLRT-TV (Channel 16; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KARK-TV (Channel 4; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: KARK-TV, INC.)
  • KWBF (Channel 42; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: RIVER CITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKYK-LP (Channel 22; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS 49, INC.)
Atkins fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Atkins fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 25m82ftTotal length
  • $265,000Total costs
  • 44,201Total average daily traffic
  • 478Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • City Hall (Lat: 35.249528 Lon: -92.942111), Call Sign: KRJ430
    Assigned Frequencies: 37.2000 MHz, 37.2400 MHzGrant Date: 03/24/2015, Expiration Date: 04/30/2025Registrant: City Of Atkins Police Department, 305 East Main, Atkins, AR 72823, Phone: (479) 641-1811, Fax: (479) 641-1861, Email:
  • City Hall (Lat: 35.249528 Lon: -92.942111), Call Sign: WGI325
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.700 MHz, 155.790 MHzGrant Date: 03/24/2015, Expiration Date: 04/30/2025Registrant: City Of Atkins Police Department, 305 East Main, Atkins, AR 72823, Phone: (479) 641-1811, Fax: (479) 641-1861, Email:
  • Lat: 35.206000 Lon: -92.922917, Call Sign: WQWN377
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.360 MHz, 157.620 MHz, 152.360 MHz, 157.620 MHzGrant Date: 10/09/2015, Expiration Date: 10/09/2025, Certifier: Tim RalstonRegistrant: Arkansas Valley Communication, 1201 E. 8th Street, Russellville, AR 72801, Phone: (479) 968-1502, Fax: (479) 968-5955, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • PETIT JEAN, 7 Miles S Of (Lat: 35.148972 Lon: -92.935722), Overall height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WMK497
    Assigned Frequencies: 2112.00 MHzGrant Date: 04/16/1992, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001Registrant: Arkansas Cellular Limited Partnership, Building 100, Suite 200, Roswell, GA 30076
  • ATKINS AR, 3956 Hudson Road (Lat: 35.256222 Lon: -92.947361), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 85.3 m, Overall height: 87.2 m, Call Sign: WQQE657
    Assigned Frequencies: 10875.0 MHz, 10875.0 MHz, 10875.0 MHzGrant Date: 11/19/2012, Expiration Date: 11/19/2022, Certifier: Chris HarrisRegistrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • WORTHEN MDS MASTER, West Side Of Worthen Rd (Lat: 35.241806 Lon: -93.010000), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WQUN308
    Assigned Frequencies: 932.418 MHz, 941.418 MHzGrant Date: 08/22/2014, Expiration Date: 08/22/2024, Certifier: Thomas J McgovernRegistrant: Prokarma, 222 S 15th St. Suite 505n, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5068, Fax: (402) 233-3179, Email:
  • AUSTIN SCH ROAD, 20 Austin School Crossing Rd (Lat: 35.241722 Lon: -92.908028), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WQUN333
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.468 MHz, 952.468 MHzGrant Date: 08/22/2014, Expiration Date: 08/22/2024, Certifier: Thomas J McgovernRegistrant: Prokarma, 222 S 15th St. Suite 505n, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5068, Fax: (402) 233-3179, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Atkins)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 13452 , Serial Number: 17262762, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 12/13/1973
    Registrant (Individual): Rodney Baker, 140 Happy Bend Rd, Atkins, AR 72823
  • 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: 1736T , Serial Number: 28-7125052, Year manufactured: 1970
    Registrant (Individual): Michael A Dyer, 425 Bluebird Ln, Atkins, AR 72823
  • Aircraft: MACLEAN TORRY F ROTORWAY EXEC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTORWAY RW152 (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 914KL , Serial Number: 3502, Year manufactured: 1990, Airworthiness Date: 01/30/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, 707 Ne 18th St, Atkins, AR 72823

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

ATKINS WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 3,150, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-10-2005), St Public Notif received (SEP-02-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2005)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 179
  • Hazardous Condition: 7
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 8

Incident types - Atkins

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Atkins, AR
Most common first names in Atkins, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James5872.9 years
William5676.7 years
John4474.8 years
Mary3778.0 years
Robert2768.7 years
George2175.5 years
Roy1974.9 years
Charles1870.8 years
Ruth1674.7 years
Joe1673.4 years
Most common last names in Atkins, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Duvall4871.1 years
Jackson1980.9 years
Davis1977.0 years
Reynolds1777.2 years
Williams1773.5 years
Moore1676.8 years
May1571.4 years
Jones1572.8 years
Reed1475.0 years
Taylor1278.3 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (53%)
  • Utility gas (46%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in Atkins, AR
NameCountNameCount
KFC1SONIC Drive-In1
Lane Furniture1Subway1
McDonald's1Taco Bell1

Atkins compared to Arkansas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
There is 1 pilot and 1 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2016.