Bergman, Arkansas

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Population in 2014: 445 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +9.3%
 
Males: 237  (53.4%)
Females: 208  (46.6%)
Median resident age:  43.7 years
Arkansas median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 72601.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $43,062 (it was $31,250 in 2000)
Bergman:

$43,062
AR:

$44,334

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $18,823 (it was $13,928 in 2000)

Bergman town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $95,136 (it was $59,300 in 2000)
Bergman:

$95,136
AR:

$123,300

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $120,690; Detached houses: $115,026; Mobile homes: $174,680

Median gross rent in 2016: $788.

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  • Races in Bergman, AR (2010)

    Bergman races chart
    • 40492.0%White alone
    • 184.1%Hispanic
    • 122.7%Two or more races
    • 40.9%Black alone
    • 10.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Bergman: 80.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (21.7%), Irish (10.8%), German (10.2%), Dutch (7.0%), Norwegian (7.0%), English (3.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1211 feet

Land area: 1.30 square miles.

Population density: 342 people per square mile   (very low).

Bergman,AR real estate house value index trend

Bergman, Arkansas map

For population 25 years and over in Bergman:

  • High school or higher: 80.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bergman town:

  • Never married: 14.6%
  • Now married: 70.0%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 7.5%

8 residents are foreign born

This town:

2.0%
Arkansas:

2.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $612 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $660 (0.7%)

Bergman satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (62.9 miles , pop. 151,580).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (163.8 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (324.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Zinc, AR (2.4 miles) , Harrison, AR (2.8 miles ), Bellefonte, AR (2.8 miles ), South Lead Hill, AR (2.9 miles) , Lead Hill, AR (3.0 miles ), Pyatt, AR (3.2 miles ), Valley Springs, AR (3.3 miles) , Diamond City, AR (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $123,300
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $103,100
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $109,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $117,400
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $111,500
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $62,500
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $192,600
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $192,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 36.31 N, Longitude: 93.01 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 870

Bergman household income distribution Bergman home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.7%
Arkansas:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +91 (+28.8%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Educational services (25%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (14%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (2%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (23%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Bergman, Arkansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bergman-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Arkansas state average. It is 51% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1982, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.8 miles away from the Bergman town center injured 5 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/20/1973, a category F3 tornado 5.8 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bergman-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 89.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 91.0 miles away from Bergman 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 157.3 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 178.2 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 201.5 miles away from Bergman center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 182.3 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 Boone County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bergman topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bergman:

  • HILLCREST HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; HARRISON, AR)
  • HARRISON NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; HARRISON, AR)
  • BRISTOL POINTE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION, LLC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; HARRISON, AR)
  • NORTH ARKANSAS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; HARRISON, AR)
  • BOONE COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; HARRISON, AR)
  • HHA OF N AR REGIONAL MED CTR (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; HARRISON, AR)
  • HOSPICE OF THE HILLS (Hospital, about 9 miles away; HARRISON, AR)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bergman:

  • Missouri State University-Springfield (about 63 miles; Springfield, MO; Full-time enrollment: 16,660)
  • Ozarks Technical Community College (about 65 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 10,356)
  • Evangel University (about 65 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Drury University (about 65 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 3,902)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 65 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • University of Arkansas (about 68 miles; Fayetteville, AR; FT enrollment: 22,163)
  • Arkansas Tech University (about 71 miles; Russellville, AR; FT enrollment: 9,038)

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Church in Bergman: Bergman Assembly of God Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Boone County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 6.9%
(5.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 77.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
Arkansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  76.3%
Whole state:  67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.1%
Whole state:  5.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Arkansas average:

11.6

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Bergman town (based on Boone County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant23,48582
Mainline Protestant2,43713
Catholic9701
Other5752
None9,436-
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: 5
Boone County:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

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

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Boone County:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Boone County:

5.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Here:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Boone County:

27.8%
Arkansas:

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

12.8%
State:

13.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Bergman:

47.0%
State:

47.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

41.9%
Arkansas:

43.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

30.0
Arkansas:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

26.0%
Arkansas:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

19.6%
Arkansas:

11.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Bergman:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

40.7%
State:

34.0%

General health condition:
Bergman:

52.4%
Arkansas:

53.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Bergman:

78.0%
Arkansas:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bergman, 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 0$0 7$1,750
Police - Other 0$0 1$1,000
Water Supply 1$3,025$36,3000$0
Totals for Government 1$3,025$36,3008$2,750

6.68% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,508 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.68%
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 Carroll County, AR  0.68% ($26,407 average AGI)
from Newton County, AR  0.62% ($21,346)
from Taney County, MO  0.46% ($34,310)


6.33% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,389 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.33%
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 Carroll County, AR  0.50% ($23,683 average AGI)
to Taney County, MO  0.49% ($31,565)
to Newton County, AR  0.47% ($29,203)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bergman:

  • KNWA (1600 AM; 5 kW; BELLEFONTE, AR; Owner: HARRISON RADIO STATIONS, INC.)
  • KHOZ (900 AM; 1 kW; HARRISON, AR; Owner: HARRISON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCGS (960 AM; 5 kW; MARSHALL, AR; Owner: SOUTHLAND BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KWTO (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KWTO, INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KTHS (1480 AM; 5 kW; BERRYVILLE, AR; Owner: KTHS/KSCC, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KURM (790 AM; 5 kW; ROGERS, AR; Owner: KERM, INC)
  • KOMC (1220 AM; 1 kW; BRANSON, MO; Owner: TURTLE BROADCASTING CO. OF BRANSON, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bergman:

  • KBPB (91.9 FM; HARRISON, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KCWD (96.1 FM; HARRISON, AR; Owner: HARRISON RADIO STATIONS, INC.)
  • KHOZ-FM (102.9 FM; HARRISON, AR; Owner: HARRISON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KSMS-FM (90.5 FM; POINT LOOKOUT, MO; Owner: SOUTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UINIVERSITY)
  • KBCN-FM (104.3 FM; MARSHALL, AR; Owner: PEARSON B/CASTING OF MARSHALL, INC.)
  • KOMC-FM (100.1 FM; KIMBERLING CITY, MO; Owner: TURTLE BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KTHS-FM (107.1 FM; BERRYVILLE, AR; Owner: KTHS/KSCC, INC.)
  • KRZK (106.3 FM; BRANSON, MO; Owner: TURTLE BROADCASTING CO. OF BRANSON)
  • KOZO (89.7 FM; BRANSON, MO; Owner: CREATIVE EDUCATIONAL MEDIA CORP, INC)
  • KPFM (105.5 FM; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR; Owner: MOUNTAIN HOME RADIO STATION, INC.)
  • K204CN (88.7 FM; BRANSON, MO; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KKTZ (93.5 FM; LAKEVIEW, AR; Owner: JOHN M. DOWDY)
  • KTLO-FM (97.9 FM; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR; Owner: KTLO LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLFC (88.1 FM; BRANSON, MO; Owner: MOUNTAINTOP BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bergman:

  • KWBM (Channel 31; HARRISON, AR; Owner: R.S. COMMUNICATIONS LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • KYTV (Channel 3; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KY3, INC.)
  • KOZK (Channel 21; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • K17DL (Channel 17; BRANSON, MO; Owner: KY3, INC.)
  • K54FH (Channel 54; GREEN FOREST, AR; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC)
  • KTKO-LP (Channel 8; HARRISON, AR; Owner: TKO, INC.)
  • K23DU (Channel 23; HARRISON, AR; Owner: CHRISTIANS INCORPORATED FOR CHRIST)

Bergman fatal accident list:

Jan 11, 2012 07:21 AM, Sr-7, Leroy Lane, Lat: 36.30909, Lon: -93.01709, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1
Mar 11, 2009 04:54 PM, Zinc Rd, Daniels Rd., Lat: 36.30162, Lon: -92.99667, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Oct 18, 2003 02:28 AM, Sr-7-20, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 2
May 24, 1986 02:03 PM, Ash, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 35m115ftTotal length
  • $500,000Total costs
  • 4,794Total average daily traffic
  • 47Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KB5KSV, Licensee ID: L00164052, Grant Date: 07/27/2011, Expiration Date: 10/01/2021, Certifier: Kenneth H Bliss Jr, Registrant: Kenneth H Bliss Jr, Bergman, AR 72615
  • Call Sign: KD5HBN, Grant Date: 04/28/1999, Expiration Date: 04/28/2009, Cancellation Date: 04/29/2011, Registrant: Richard E Everman, Bergman, AR 72615
  • Call Sign: N5MQF, Grant Date: 05/31/1988, Expiration Date: 05/31/1998, Cancellation Date: 06/01/2000, Registrant: Billie W Bacon, Bergman, AR 72615
  • Call Sign: KF5NBB, Licensee ID: L01667342, Grant Date: 10/17/2011, Expiration Date: 10/17/2021, Cancellation Date: 07/15/2014, Certifier: Clifton E Smith, Registrant: Clifton E Smith, Bergman, AR 72615
  • Call Sign: KF5OEU, Licensee ID: L01686101, Grant Date: 02/01/2012, Expiration Date: 02/01/2022, Certifier: Don M Sperry, Registrant: Don M Sperry, Bergman, AR 72615
  • Call Sign: AF5SB, Previous Call Sign: KF5NBB, Licensee ID: L01667342, Grant Date: 10/17/2011, Expiration Date: 10/17/2021, Certifier: Clifton E Smith, Registrant: Clifton E Smith, Bergman, AR 72615

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

BERGMAN WATERWORKS (Population served: 2,748, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (51%)
  • Utility gas (28%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (15%)
  • Wood (5%)

Bergman 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.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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