Barling, Arkansas

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Population in 2013: 4,750 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +13.7%
 
Males: 2,261  (47.6%)
Females: 2,489  (52.4%)
Median resident age:  34.9 years
Arkansas median age:  37.8 years

Zip codes: 72923, 72941.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $44,586 (it was $37,605 in 2000)
Barling:

$44,586
AR:

$40,511

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,551 (it was $16,485 in 2000)

Barling city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $108,432 (it was $58,400 in 2000)
Barling:

$108,432
AR:

$109,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $706.

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  • Races in Barling, AR (2010)

    Barling races chart
    • 3,80781.9%White alone
    • 3146.8%Hispanic
    • 2124.6%Asian alone
    • 1282.8%Two or more races
    • 952.0%Black alone
    • 871.9%American Indian alone
    • 50.1%Other race alone
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Barling: 81.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (18.4%), German (13.3%), English (10.0%), United States (6.1%), French (2.8%), Polish (2.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 06/08/1956

Elevation: 488 feet

Land area: 21.9 square miles.

Population density: 217 people per square mile   (very low).

Barling,AR real estate house value index trend

Barling, Arkansas map

For population 25 years and over in Barling:

  • High school or higher: 85.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.2%
  • Unemployed: 9.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Barling city:

  • Never married: 20.8%
  • Now married: 52.9%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 15.9%

174 residents are foreign born (2.9% Latin America, 1.2% Asia).

This city:

4.2%
Arkansas:

2.8%



According to our research of Arkansas and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Barling, Arkansas as of September 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Barling to the number of sex offenders is 2,356 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $662 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $508 (0.5%)

Barling satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Smith, AR (6.4 miles , pop. 80,268).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (107.6 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (225.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Central City, AR (1.8 miles ), Fort Smith, AR (2.5 miles ), Lavaca, AR (2.7 miles ), Greenwood, AR (2.8 miles ), Arkoma, OK (2.8 miles ), Kibler, AR (2.8 miles ), Van Buren, AR (3.0 miles ), Bonanza, AR (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $106,700
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $61,900
  • 2000: 9 buildings, average cost: $72,900
  • 2001: 22 buildings, average cost: $75,400
  • 2002: 21 buildings, average cost: $126,300
  • 2003: 40 buildings, average cost: $130,400
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $109,600
  • 2005: 13 buildings, average cost: $73,800
  • 2006: 26 buildings, average cost: $138,900
  • 2007: 28 buildings, average cost: $139,000
  • 2008: 20 buildings, average cost: $125,800
  • 2009: 18 buildings, average cost: $154,800
  • 2010: 11 buildings, average cost: $124,400
  • 2011: 23 buildings, average cost: $11,800
  • 2012: 15 buildings, average cost: $99,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 35.32 N, Longitude: 94.30 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 479

Barling household income distribution Barling home values distribution

Crime rates in Barling by Year
Type 2001 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 10000000000
per 100,000 23.80.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 23211200211
per 100,000 47.669.345.722.922.744.70.00.042.721.221.1
Robberies 00000010100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.022.20.021.30.00.0
Assaults 2106811111320101418
per 100,000 47.6230.9137.1183.2250.2245.8288.4436.0213.5296.7380.3
Burglaries 141838212616147271217
per 100,000 332.9415.6868.4480.9591.3357.5310.6152.6576.4254.3359.2
Thefts 7736685151475337485376
per 100,000 1,831.2831.21,553.91,167.81,159.91,050.31,175.9806.61,024.81,123.41,605.7
Auto thefts 83243277217
per 100,000 190.269.345.791.668.244.7155.3152.642.721.2147.9
Arson 00200100201
per 100,000 0.00.045.70.00.022.30.00.042.70.021.1
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 289.2) 208.6170.8192.1143.8162.8156.8146.7143.5169.4141.9195.7

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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 Barling detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 10 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.11
Arkansas average:

2.01
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.0%
Arkansas:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -13 (-0.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Wholesale trade (14%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)

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

Average climate in Barling, Arkansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Barling-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Arkansas state average. It is 75% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/26/1976, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 12.3 miles away from the Barling city center killed 2 people and injured 64 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/19/1968, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.7 miles away from the city center killed 14 people and injured 270 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Barling-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 118.7 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 119.3 miles away from Barling 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 224.9 miles away from the city 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 129.3 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 265.0 miles away from Barling 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 294.8 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 Sebastian County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Barling topographic map

Birthplace of: Hal Smith (catcher) - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Barling:

  • ASHTON PLACE HEALTH AND REHAB, LLC (318 STROZIER LANE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Barling:

  • CARENETWORK OF FORT SMITH (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; FORT SMITH, AR)
  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; FORT SMITH, AR)
  • ST EDWARD MERCY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; FORT SMITH, AR)
  • METHODIST HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; FORT SMITH, AR)
  • ST EDWARD MERCY MED CTR HOSPICE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; FORT SMITH, AR)
  • COVINGTON COURT (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; FORT SMITH, AR)
  • COVINGTON COURT HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; FORT SMITH, AR)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Barling:

  • University of Arkansas-Fort Smith (about 6 miles; Fort Smith, AR; Full-time enrollment: 6,103)
  • Carl Albert State College (about 28 miles; Poteau, OK; FT enrollment: 2,041)
  • University of Arkansas (about 52 miles; Fayetteville, AR; FT enrollment: 22,163)
  • Northeastern State University (about 56 miles; Tahlequah, OK; FT enrollment: 6,895)
  • John Brown University (about 62 miles; Siloam Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,097)
  • Arkansas Tech University (about 66 miles; Russellville, AR; FT enrollment: 9,038)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 72 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)

Public elementary/middle school in Barling:

  • BARLING ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 315; Location: 1400 D ST; Grades: KG - 06)
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User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Westark College is now University of Arkansas Fort Smith.

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Notable locations in Barling: Provost Marshal Office Fort Chaffee (A), Fort Chaffee Police Department (B), Barling Police Department (C), Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Law Enforcement - Fort Smith Regional Office (D), Barling City Hall (E), Barling Volunteer Fire Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Barling include: Negro Hill Church (A), Saint Marys Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Mc Allister Cemetery (1), Barling Cemetery (2), White and Shelby Cemetery (3), Wisely Cemetery (4), Laura A Nolan Cemetery (5), Saint Marys Cemetery (6), Mc Coy Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Willies Lake (A), McMahan Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Grayson Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Barling: Dam Site South Public Use Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Court: Barling City - Court Clerk (304 Church) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Sebastian 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 2012 was 93.0. This is worse than average.

City:

93.0
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 7.47. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.47
U.S.:

6.58

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 21.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.1
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.2
U.S.:

9.1

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

BARLING WATERWORKS (Population served: 4,430, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 28.2%
(30.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 52.6% for Black residents, 5.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 69.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Arkansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.0%
Whole state:  67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.6%
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: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Barling in 2010:

  • 101 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 66 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 4 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Barling in 2000:

  • 84 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 27 people in military transient quarters for temporary residents
  • 7 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Barling, Arkansas environmental map by EPA

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Barling compared to Arkansas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Barling (2011 data):

  • The First National Bank of Fort Smith: Barling Branch at 307 Fort St, branch established on 1980/12/06. Info updated 2010/01/29: Bank assets: $1,071.2 mil, Deposits: $880.1 mil, headquarters in Fort Smith, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 17 total offices, Holding Company: First Bank Corp
  • Farmers Bank: Barling Branch at 227 Fort Street, branch established on 2005/06/01. Info updated 2006/07/26: Bank assets: $183.9 mil, Deposits: $144.2 mil, headquarters in Greenwood, AR, positive income, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Wilkinson Banking Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Arkansas average:

11.8

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (58%)
  • Utility gas (41%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Barling city (based on Sebastian County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant57,844157
Mainline Protestant12,42334
Catholic12,2516
Other3,24113
Black Protestant5554
Orthodox601
None39,370-
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: 20
Sebastian County:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Sebastian County:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 64
Sebastian County:

5.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 104
Here:

8.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.1%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Sebastian County:

27.8%
Arkansas:

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

19.1%
State:

13.6%
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 1$4,184$50,2080$0
Other Government Administration 3$10,169$40,6760$0
Judicial and Legal 1$1,512$18,1440$0
Police Protection - Officers 10$27,797$33,3560$0
Firefighters 5$15,097$36,2330$0
Streets and Highways 3$8,674$34,6960$0
Solid Waste Management 3$5,639$22,5561$257
Sewerage 3$8,725$34,9000$0
Totals for Government 29$81,797$33,8471$257

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $628,000 ($132.21)
    Financial Administration: $586,000 ($123.37)
    Water Utilities: $306,000 ($64.42)
    Fire Protection: $294,000 ($61.89)
    Sewerage: $294,000 ($61.89)
    Regular Highways: $241,000 ($50.74)
    Solid Waste Management: $177,000 ($37.26)
    Parks & Recreation: $20,000 ($4.21)
    General - Other: $9,000 ($1.89)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $30,000 ($6.32)
    General - Other: $28,000 ($5.89)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $674,000 ($141.89)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $65,000 ($13.68)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $438,000 ($92.21)
    All Other: $147,000 ($30.95)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $241,000 ($50.74)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $658,000 ($138.53)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $294,000 ($61.89)
    Interest Earnings: $14,000 ($2.95)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $388,000 ($81.68)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $216,000 ($45.47)
    All Other: $213,000 ($44.84)
    General Support: $64,000 ($13.47)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $140,000 ($29.47)
    Property: $133,000 ($28.00)
    NEC: $4,000 ($0.84)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,095,000 ($230.53)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,012,000 ($213.05)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $83,000 ($17.47)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,015,000 ($213.68)

7.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,610 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.01%
Arkansas average:

6.94%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($156 average AGI)
Sebastian County:

0.03%
Arkansas average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Crawford County, AR  1.56% ($28,622 average AGI)
from Le Flore County, OK  0.58% ($25,715)
from Sequoyah County, OK  0.36% ($25,758)


6.83% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,617 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.83%
Arkansas average:

6.84%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($254 average AGI)
Sebastian County:

0.04%
Arkansas average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Crawford County, AR  1.41% ($28,980 average AGI)
to Le Flore County, OK  0.49% ($27,564)
to Washington County, AR  0.40% ($27,803)

Strongest AM radio stations in Barling:

  • KYHN (1320 AM; 10 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWHN (1650 AM; 10 kW; FT. SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFPW (1230 AM; 1 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: PHARIS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTCS (1410 AM; 1 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: BIG CHIEF BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KHGG (1580 AM; 1 kW; VAN BUREN, AR; Owner: PHARIS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KAYR (1060 AM; daytime; 1 kW; VAN BUREN, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KFSA (950 AM; 1 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: FRED H. BAKER, SR.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 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 Barling:

  • KLSZ-FM (102.7 FM; VAN BUREN, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KISR (93.7 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: STEREO 93, INC.)
  • KBBQ-FM (100.7 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KZKZ-FM (106.3 FM; GREENWOOD, AR; Owner: FAMILY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKRI (88.1 FM; POCOLA, OK; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KREU (92.3 FM; ROLAND, OK; Owner: STAR 92 CO.)
  • KOMS (107.3 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KAOW (88.9 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KZBB (97.9 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMAG (99.1 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTCS-FM (99.9 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: BIG CHIEF BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K204EW (88.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K219CN (91.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KARG (91.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • K254AM (98.7 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K209CA (89.7 FM; VAN BUREN, AR; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • K207CW (89.3 FM; PARIS, AR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KERX (95.3 FM; PARIS, AR; Owner: PEARSON BROADCASTING OF PARIS, INC.)
  • KRBK (104.7 FM; BOONEVILLE, AR; Owner: PHARIS BROADCASTING, INC,)
  • KRWA-FM (103.1 FM; WALDRON, AR; Owner: PHARIS BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Barling:

  • KFSM-TV (Channel 5; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • KBBL-CA (Channel 9; WINSLOW, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • KFDF-CA (Channel 10; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • K14JJ (Channel 14; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: ELLERBECK FAMILY PARTNERS II LTD.)
  • K36EH (Channel 36; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: ELLERBECK FAMILY PARTNERS II LTD.)
  • K43EZ (Channel 43; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • K58FB (Channel 58; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: GEORGE W. MATTHEWS, JR.)
  • K66FM (Channel 66; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • K16ER (Channel 16; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KPBI-CA (Channel 46; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • KAFT (Channel 13; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • K34EN (Channel 34; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: TV34, INC.)
  • K59GJ (Channel 59; POTEAU, OK; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • KPOM-TV (Channel 24; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: J.D.G. TELEVISION, INC.)
Barling fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Barling fatal accident list:

Jan 21, 1998 05:56 PM, Sr-22-01, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Pedestrians: 2, Fatalities: 2
Apr 25, 1987 02:45 PM, 255s3, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 2
Aug 10, 1980 00:55 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 6, 1977 05:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Apr 22, 1976 05:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 62m203ftTotal length
  • $1,000Total costs
  • 94,351Total average daily traffic
  • 10,984Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Center (Lat: 35.325639 Lon: -94.301611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30 m, Call Sign: KNRS458, Licensee ID: L00005009
    Assigned Frequencies: 861.212 MHz, 863.212 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/14/2001, Expiration Date: 10/31/2010, Cancellation Date: 09/08/2010
    Registrant: Nextel License Holdings 1 Inc Dba Nextel Communications, 2001 Edmund Halley Dr, Reston, VA 20191, Phone: (703) 433-4000

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • DISTRICT 4 HQ, 808 Frontier Road (Lat: 35.321667 Lon: -94.305278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 25 m, Overall height: 28 m, Call Sign: WPBH222
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.075 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/17/2013, Expiration Date: 07/22/2023
    Registrant: Arkansas State Highway And Transportation Department, Little Rock, AR 72203-2261, Phone: (501) 569-2300, Fax: (501) 569-2011, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • 1311 Ft Street (Lat: 35.332861 Lon: -94.316306), Overall height: 12.2 m, Call Sign: WPNF624, Licensee ID: L00004616
    Assigned Frequencies: 946.125 MHz, 945.875 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/18/1990, Expiration Date: 06/01/2004, Cancellation Date: 02/13/2003
    Registrant: Pharis Broadcasting, Inc., P.O. Box 908 323 North Greenwood, Fort Smith, AR 72902
  • KERX Studio, Hwy 255 (Lat: 35.323417 Lon: -94.317111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WHA826
    Assigned Frequencies: 950.500 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/03/1983, Expiration Date: 06/01/2012
    Registrant: Graham Brock, Inc., St. Simons Island, GA 31522, Phone: (912) 638-8028, Fax: (912) 638-7722, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Barling)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED52$124,29835$141,11299$137,58213$37,78217$101,0294$26,185
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$73,8102$80,5004$115,2032$30,5701$57,8201$14,250
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$108,5374$124,87028$133,7977$37,4811$260,7802$24,115
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$82,6802$82,40017$122,7090$01$85,7100$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$03$146,9470$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0013.02 , 0102.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$143,4633$178,410
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$187,5901$140,380
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$117,180
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0013.02 , 0102.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 38
  • Hazardous Condition: 3
  • Service Call: 4
  • Good Intent Call: 4

Incident types - Barling

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Barling, AR
Most common first names in Barling, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2068.0 years
Mary1979.1 years
William1676.8 years
John1471.1 years
Charles1272.0 years
Robert1269.2 years
Virginia1078.4 years
Joe1073.4 years
Thomas968.0 years
Edward672.0 years
Most common last names in Barling, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones1065.0 years
Taylor880.4 years
Smith881.5 years
Cantwell780.0 years
Williamson675.9 years
Williams676.3 years
Johnson679.0 years
Thompson567.8 years
Riggs583.4 years
Martin588.2 years

Businesses in Barling, AR

  • FedEx: 1
  • SONIC Drive-In: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Barling on our top lists:

  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Beverage and tobacco products"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Department and other general merchandise stores"
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