Atkins, Arkansas

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Population in 2017: 3,038 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +5.6%
 
Males: 1,385  (45.6%)
Females: 1,653  (54.4%)
Median resident age:

36.6 years
Arkansas median age:

38.1 years

Zip codes: 72823.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $39,652 (it was $30,339 in 2000)
Atkins:

$39,652
AR:

$45,869

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $18,815 (it was $15,979 in 2000)

Atkins city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $96,944 (it was $53,800 in 2000)
Atkins:

$96,944
AR:

$128,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $105,556; detached houses: $114,553; mobile homes: $60,625

Median gross rent in 2017: $645.

March 2019 cost of living index in Atkins: 78.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 8.0%
(7.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 64.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 48.5% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Atkins, AR (2017)
    • 2,92895.6%White alone
    • 371.2%Two or more races
    • 311.0%Asian alone
    • 250.8%Black alone
    • 140.5%Hispanic
    • 50.2%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Arkansas and other state lists, there were 21 registered sex offenders living in Atkins, Arkansas as of July 08, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Atkins is 146 to 1.


Crime rates in Atkins by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(32.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(33.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(32.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(65.6)
4
(130.9)
3
(98.2)
8
(261.0)
4
(131.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(33.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(32.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(65.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(32.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(34.2)
1
(34.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(131.6)
1
(32.7)
2
(65.9)
0
(0.0)
12
(392.8)
7
(229.1)
5
(163.1)
2
(65.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
33
(1,129)
30
(1,024)
25
(843.7)
25
(842.3)
18
(601.6)
24
(789.7)
30
(981.4)
29
(955.2)
20
(656.0)
18
(589.2)
34
(1,113)
27
(880.9)
19
(624.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
49
(1,676)
49
(1,673)
58
(1,957)
39
(1,314)
28
(935.8)
51
(1,678)
51
(1,668)
63
(2,075)
67
(2,197)
68
(2,226)
86
(2,814)
66
(2,153)
59
(1,940)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(34.2)
1
(34.1)
3
(101.2)
2
(67.4)
5
(167.1)
1
(32.9)
4
(130.8)
7
(230.6)
8
(262.4)
3
(98.2)
6
(196.3)
2
(65.3)
2
(65.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(32.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(32.6)
1
(32.9)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)155.7148.2155.6143.992.9187.6152.4181.5207.3406.5330.5394.5254.9

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City-data.com crime index in Atkins, AR

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.63
Arkansas average:

2.22
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Ancestries: American (69.7%), Irish (7.2%), German (3.9%), English (3.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 369 feet

Land area: 6.13 square miles.

Population density: 496 people per square mile   (low).

Atkins, Arkansas map

28 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.9%
Arkansas:

4.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $789 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $586 (0.6%)

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 )

Latitude: 35.24 N, Longitude: 92.94 W

Area code: 479

Distribution of median household income in Atkins, AR in 2017
Distribution of house value in Atkins, AR in 2017
Atkins satellite photo by USGS

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
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $132,500
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $132,500
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $132,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Atkins, AR residents
Average permit cost in Atkins, AR
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.0%
Arkansas:

3.4%
Historical population in Atkins, AR
Historical housing units in Atkins, AR
Most common industries in Atkins, AR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Food (9.7%)
  • Health care (7.3%)
  • Educational services (7.3%)
  • Construction (6.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.7%)
  • Public administration (3.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.0%)
  • Food (9.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.4%)
  • Utilities (5.2%)
  • Truck transportation (4.9%)
  • Wood products (4.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (11.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.8%)
  • Educational services (10.5%)
  • Food (9.6%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.3%)
Most common occupations in Atkins, AR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (9.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Cashiers (6.1%)
  • Personal appearance workers (4.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.3%)

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 Atkins 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 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 149.6 miles away from Atkins 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 the city 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 Atkins 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 (13).
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

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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Points of interest:

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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

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

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

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)
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

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.

For population 15 years and over in Atkins:

Marital status in Atkins, AR
  • Never married: 25.2%
  • Now married: 49.5%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 11.2%
  • Divorced: 13.5%

For population 25 years and over in Atkins:

  • High school or higher: 82.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Arkansas average:

11.4

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Atkins, AR (based on Pope County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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.
State:

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

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

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%
State:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Pope County:

16.1%
Arkansas:

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

Atkins government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $632,000 ($208.03)
    Police Protection: $545,000 ($179.39)
    Sewerage: $324,000 ($106.65)
    Regular Highways: $213,000 ($70.11)
    Local Fire Protection: $120,000 ($39.50)
    General - Other: $81,000 ($26.66)
    Financial Administration: $75,000 ($24.69)
    Central Staff Services: $66,000 ($21.72)
    Parks and Recreation: $22,000 ($7.24)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $11,000 ($3.62)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($0.99)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $128,000 ($42.13)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,327,000 ($436.80)

Atkins government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $288,000 ($94.80)
    Other: $44,000 ($14.48)
    Parks and Recreation: $14,000 ($4.61)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $8,000 ($2.63)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $470,000 ($154.71)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $63,000 ($20.74)
    Interest Earnings: $7,000 ($2.30)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $749,000 ($246.54)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $202,000 ($66.49)
    General Local Government Support: $52,000 ($17.12)
    Other: $16,000 ($5.27)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $647,000 ($212.97)
    Public Utilities Sales: $172,000 ($56.62)
    Property: $31,000 ($10.20)
    Other License: $2,000 ($0.66)

Atkins government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,315,000 ($1420.34)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,665,000 ($1206.39)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $650,000 ($213.96)

Atkins government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,503,000 ($494.73)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $334,000 ($109.94)

6.21% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($44,112 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.21%
Arkansas average:

6.87%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Yell County, AR  0.98% ($32,224 average AGI)
from Johnson County, AR  0.36% ($36,579)
from Faulkner County, AR  0.31% ($32,719)


6.59% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($35,921 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.59%
Arkansas average:

6.90%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Yell County, AR  1.02% ($29,693 average AGI)
to Faulkner County, AR  0.51% ($39,561)
to Johnson County, AR  0.40% ($32,518)
Businesses in Atkins, AR
NameCountNameCount
KFC1SONIC Drive-In1
Lane Furniture1Subway1
McDonald's1Taco Bell1

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 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Atkins fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 34Number of bridges
  • 210ft / 63.8mTotal length
  • $1,221,000Total costs
  • 221,658Total average daily traffic
  • 2,369Total average daily truck traffic
  • 119,388Total future (year 2007) average daily traffic
New bridges in Atkins, AR - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 151960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 51980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Atkins, AR

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • City Hall (Lat: 35.249528 Lon: -92.942111), Call Sign: KRJ430,
    Assigned Frequencies: 37.2000 MHz, 37.2400 MHz, Grant Date: 03/24/2015, Expiration Date: 04/30/2025, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 03/24/2015, Expiration Date: 04/30/2025, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 10/09/2015, Expiration Date: 10/09/2025, Certifier: Tim Ralston, Registrant: Arkansas Valley Communication, 1201 E. 8th Street, Russellville, AR 72801, Phone: (479) 968-1502, Fax: (479) 968-5955, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • PETIT JEAN, 7 Miles S Of (Lat: 35.148972 Lon: -92.935722), Overall height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WMK497,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2112.00 MHz, Grant Date: 04/16/1992, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 11/19/2012, Expiration Date: 11/19/2022, Certifier: Chris Harris, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 08/22/2014, Expiration Date: 08/22/2024, Certifier: Thomas J Mcgovern, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 08/22/2014, Expiration Date: 08/22/2024, Certifier: Thomas J Mcgovern, Registrant: Prokarma, 222 S 15th St. Suite 505n, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5068, Fax: (402) 233-3179, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • 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, Certificate Issue Date: 12/20/2007
    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, Certificate Issue Date: 06/04/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Michael A Dyer, 425 Bluebird Ln, Atkins, AR 72823

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 104. The highest number of fires - 201 took place in 2012, and the least - 17 in 2005. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Atkins, AR When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (47.6%), and Structure Fires (38.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Atkins, AR
    • 84047.6%Outside Fires
    • 68638.9%Structure Fires
    • 19411.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 442.5%Other
See full 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
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Atkins, AR
  • 53.8%Electricity
  • 43.6%Utility gas
  • 1.5%Wood
  • 1.2%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Atkins, AR
  • 58.9%Electricity
  • 38.5%Utility gas
  • 2.6%Wood


Atkins compared to Arkansas state average:

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