Bull Shoals, Arkansas

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Population in 2013: 1,960 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.0%
 
Males: 940  (48.0%)
Females: 1,020  (52.0%)
Median resident age:  61.9 years
Arkansas median age:  37.8 years

Zip codes: 72619, 72634.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,213 (it was $27,139 in 2000)
Bull Shoals:

$35,213
AR:

$40,511

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,962 (it was $17,636 in 2000)

Bull Shoals city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $106,336 (it was $78,800 in 2000)
Bull Shoals:

$106,336
AR:

$109,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $586.

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  • Races in Bull Shoals, AR (2010)

    Bull Shoals races chart
    • 1,88896.8%White alone
    • 271.4%Hispanic
    • 211.1%Two or more races
    • 60.3%American Indian alone
    • 50.3%Asian alone
    • 20.1%Black alone
    • 10.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Bull Shoals: 81.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (22.0%), Irish (16.0%), English (8.6%), United States (5.9%), Scotch-Irish (5.3%), Dutch (4.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 801 feet

Land area: 4.96 square miles.

Population density: 395 people per square mile   (very low).

Bull Shoals,AR real estate house value index trend

Bull Shoals, Arkansas map

For population 25 years and over in Bull Shoals:

  • High school or higher: 90.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bull Shoals city:

  • Never married: 11.5%
  • Now married: 58.6%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 15.4%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

43 residents are foreign born (1.7% Europe, 0.3% Asia).

This city:

2.1%
Arkansas:

2.8%



According to our research of Arkansas and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Bull Shoals, Arkansas as of August 27, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Bull Shoals to the number of sex offenders is 1,969 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $701 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $545 (0.5%)

Bull Shoals satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (68.4 miles , pop. 151,580).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (170.8 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (344.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Lakeview, AR (1.7 miles ), Flippin, AR (2.7 miles ), Cotter, AR (2.8 miles ), Gassville, AR (2.9 miles ), Pontiac, MO (3.1 miles) , Summit, AR (3.3 miles ), Mountain Home, AR (3.4 miles ), Yellville, AR (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 16 buildings, average cost: $77,700
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $86,600
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $90,500
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $93,800
  • 2001: 13 buildings, average cost: $110,100
  • 2002: 11 buildings, average cost: $85,900
  • 2003: 14 buildings, average cost: $92,800
  • 2004: 15 buildings, average cost: $132,700
  • 2005: 29 buildings, average cost: $114,000
  • 2006: 28 buildings, average cost: $114,000
  • 2007: 24 buildings, average cost: $114,000
  • 2008: 16 buildings, average cost: $114,000
  • 2009: 11 buildings, average cost: $114,000
  • 2010: 10 buildings, average cost: $114,000
  • 2011: 10 buildings, average cost: $114,000
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $83,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 36.38 N, Longitude: 92.59 W

Area code: 870

Bull Shoals household income distribution Bull Shoals home values distribution

Crime rates in Bull Shoals by Year
Type 2001 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 101000001001
per 100,000 49.70.049.90.00.00.00.00.046.80.00.050.6
Robberies 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 520020680547
per 100,000 248.3100.80.00.096.00.0284.5371.20.0254.5205.4354.4
Burglaries 131510389713101459
per 100,000 645.5755.7499.0148.1383.9423.7331.9603.2467.7712.5256.8455.7
Thefts 2010145715271721252818
per 100,000 993.0503.8698.6246.9335.9706.21,280.2788.9982.21,272.31,438.1911.4
Auto thefts 102001000001
per 100,000 49.70.099.80.00.047.10.00.00.00.00.050.6
Arson 000000020000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.092.80.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 291.9) 178.593.3110.920.359.661.8131.5148.2109.6151.9116.8184.1

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Crime rate in Bull Shoals detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.03
Arkansas average:

2.01
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.8%
Arkansas:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +449 (+28.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Construction (22%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (25%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Educational services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (25%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (25%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (3%)
  • Production occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Bull Shoals, Arkansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bull Shoals-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Arkansas state average. It is 55% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.2 miles away from the Bull Shoals city center killed 2 people and injured 28 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/7/1961, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.3 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 9 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bull Shoals-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 136.4 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 84.2 miles away from Bull Shoals center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 86.4 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 154.2 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 177.5 miles away from Bull Shoals center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 159.4 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 Marion County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bull Shoals topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bull Shoals:

  • TWIN LAKES THERAPY AND LIVING CENTER, INC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; FLIPPIN, AR)
  • GASSVILLE THERAPY AND LIVING CENTER, INC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; GASSVILLE, AR)
  • GASSVILLE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; GASSVILLE, AR)
  • CARE MANOR NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR)
  • BAXTER REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR)
  • HOSPICE OF THE OZARKS (Hospital, about 11 miles away; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR)
  • BAXTER REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bull Shoals:

  • Missouri State University-Springfield (about 69 miles; Springfield, MO; Full-time enrollment: 16,660)
  • Evangel University (about 70 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Ozarks Technical Community College (about 70 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 10,356)
  • Drury University (about 70 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 3,902)
  • Arkansas Tech University (about 82 miles; Russellville, AR; FT enrollment: 9,038)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 89 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • University of Central Arkansas (about 91 miles; Conway, AR; FT enrollment: 9,972)

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Notable locations in Bull Shoals: Bull Shoals Volunteer Fire Department Station (A), Bull Shoals Police Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Church in Bull Shoals: Christ by the Lake Lutheran Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Parks in Bull Shoals include: Bull Shoals Natural Park (1), Point Return Public Use Area (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Mountain Village Miniature Golf (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; Centre S Woods Boulevard), Bull Shoals Caverns (Caverns; Centre S Woods Boulevard), Wilderness Trail (Tours & Charters; Central Boulevard), Top O' the Ozarks Tower (Tours & Charters; Tower Road).

Hotels: Four Seasons Garden Center & More (Bull Shoals Dam Boulevard), Grandview Lodge (120 Pinehurst Point), Bel Arco Resort (Crestline Drive), Rocky Hollow Lodge (Lake Street), Dogwood Lodge (505 Shorecrest Drive), Evergreen Resort (Evergreen Cove), Pine Lodge Motel (1203 Bull Shoals Dam Boulevard).

Marion County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2003 was 40.9. This is significantly better than average.

City:

40.9
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 9.06. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.06
U.S.:

9.14

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

BULL SHOALS WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 2,654, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-04-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-08-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-27-2012)
MARION COUNTY REG WATER DIST (Population served: 4, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-04-2007), St Public Notif received (JAN-14-2008), St Compliance achieved (DEC-09-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-10-2006), St Public Notif received (SEP-20-2006), St Compliance achieved (3 times from DEC-29-2006 to DEC-09-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-15-2006), St Public Notif received (MAY-25-2006), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-05-2006), St Compliance achieved (3 times from DEC-29-2006 to DEC-09-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-08-2006), St Public Notif received (MAR-06-2006), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-05-2006), St Compliance achieved (3 times from DEC-29-2006 to DEC-09-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-17-2005), St Public Notif received (NOV-30-2005), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-09-2005), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-05-2006), St Compliance achieved (3 times from DEC-29-2006 to DEC-09-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-10-2005), St Public Notif received (AUG-29-2005), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-09-2005), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-05-2006), St Compliance achieved (3 times from DEC-29-2006 to DEC-09-2008)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.6%
(8.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 42.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.0 people
Arkansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  59.5%
Whole state:  67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.1%
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: 0.0% of all households
12 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Bull Shoals 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.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Bull Shoals (2011 data):

  • First Security Bank: Central Boulevard Branch at Central Boulevard, branch established on 1944/11/01. Info updated 2009/06/12: Bank assets: $4,011.4 mil, Deposits: $3,167.1 mil, headquarters in Searcy, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 73 total offices, Holding Company: First Security Bancorp
  • Arvest Bank: Teller's Window Branch at 1517 Central Boulevard, branch established on 1969/08/01. Info updated 2010/11/29: Bank assets: $12,520.8 mil, Deposits: $10,446.2 mil, headquarters in Fayetteville, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 241 total offices, Holding Company: Arvest Bank Group, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Bull Shoals, Arkansas:

  • Mar Mar Resort, 1612 Central Blvd, Bull Shoals, AR 72619 , Phone: (870) 445-4444
  • Brass Door Inn & Suites, 1608 Central Blvd, Bull Shoals, AR 72619 , Phone: (870) 445-4252, Fax: (870) 445-4250
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Bull Shoals, Arkansas

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.3
Arkansas average:

11.8

Bull Shoals travel time to work - commute Bull Shoals mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (76%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (18%)
  • Utility gas (3%)
  • Wood (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Bull Shoals city (based on Marion County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,09330
Mainline Protestant9178
Catholic3401
Other31
None10,300-
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: 4
Marion County:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

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

3.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Here:

6.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.6%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Marion County:

28.8%
Arkansas:

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

10.1%
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$5,252$63,0240$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$3,374
Police Protection - Officers 5$13,288$31,8910$0
Streets and Highways 7$11,893$20,3880$0
Solid Waste Management 1$2,355$28,2600$0
Sewerage 4$7,586$22,7580$0
Water Supply 5$9,999$23,9980$0
Other and Unallocable 1$3,140$37,6803$482
Totals for Government 24$53,513$26,7576$3,856

Bull Shoals government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $233,000 ($118.88)
    Sewerage: $147,000 ($75.00)
    Water Utilities: $109,000 ($55.61)
    Police Protection: $95,000 ($48.47)
    Financial Administration: $80,000 ($40.82)
    Solid Waste Management: $59,000 ($30.10)
    Fire Protection: $24,000 ($12.24)
    Parks & Recreation: $8,000 ($4.08)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $13,000 ($6.63)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $283,000 ($144.39)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $21,000 ($10.71)

Bull Shoals government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $176,000 ($89.80)
    Solid Waste Management: $72,000 ($36.73)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $189,000 ($96.43)
    Highways: $123,000 ($62.76)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $72,000 ($36.73)
    Interest Earnings: $22,000 ($11.22)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $115,000 ($58.67)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $90,000 ($45.92)
    General Support: $34,000 ($17.35)
    All Other: $11,000 ($5.61)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $136,000 ($69.39)
    Public Utilities: $89,000 ($45.41)
    NEC: $9,000 ($4.59)
    Other Selective Sales: $4,000 ($2.04)

Bull Shoals government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $432,000 ($220.41)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $414,000 ($211.22)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $18,000 ($9.18)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $674,000 ($343.88)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $45,000 ($22.96)

7.49% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,352 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.49%
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 Baxter County, AR  2.06% ($22,559 average AGI)
from Boone County, AR  0.74% ($24,925)


7.18% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,083 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.18%
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 Baxter County, AR  2.11% ($23,522 average AGI)
to Boone County, AR  0.80% ($34,605)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bull Shoals:

  • KTLO (1240 AM; 1 kW; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR; Owner: KTLO LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCGS (960 AM; 5 kW; MARSHALL, AR; Owner: SOUTHLAND BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KNWA (1600 AM; 5 kW; BELLEFONTE, AR; Owner: HARRISON RADIO STATIONS, INC.)
  • KWTO (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KWTO, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KGFL (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CLINTON, AR; Owner: KING-SULIVAN RADIO)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KTHS (1480 AM; 5 kW; BERRYVILLE, AR; Owner: KTHS/KSCC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bull Shoals:

  • KPFM (105.5 FM; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR; Owner: MOUNTAIN HOME RADIO STATION, INC.)
  • KKTZ (93.5 FM; LAKEVIEW, AR; Owner: JOHN M. DOWDY)
  • KTLO-FM (97.9 FM; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR; Owner: KTLO LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCTT-FM (101.7 FM; YELLVILLE, AR; Owner: KTLO LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCMH (91.5 FM; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR; Owner: CHRISTIAN B/C GROUP OF MT. HOME, INC)
  • KOMT (107.5 FM; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR; Owner: MAC PARTNERS)
  • KMAC (99.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, MO; Owner: PEARSON B/CASTING OF G/VILLE, INC)
  • KCWD (96.1 FM; HARRISON, AR; Owner: HARRISON RADIO STATIONS, INC.)
  • KBCN-FM (104.3 FM; MARSHALL, AR; Owner: PEARSON B/CASTING OF MARSHALL, INC.)
  • KHOZ-FM (102.9 FM; HARRISON, AR; Owner: HARRISON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KRZK (106.3 FM; BRANSON, MO; Owner: TURTLE BROADCASTING CO. OF BRANSON)

TV broadcast stations around Bull Shoals:

  • KYTV (Channel 3; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KY3, INC.)
  • KWBM (Channel 31; HARRISON, AR; Owner: R.S. COMMUNICATIONS LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOZK (Channel 21; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KEMV (Channel 6; MOUNTAIN VIEW, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • K41HC (Channel 41; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Bull Shoals fatal accident list:

Mar 20, 2011 03:36 PM, River Cliff Rd., Lat: 36.36749, Lon: -92.58942, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Sep 19, 2002 12:50 AM, Sr-178-01, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 6, 2000 09:45 PM, Sr-178-01, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jul 1, 1997 11:20 PM, Sh-178-01, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Aug 31, 1981 04:45 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 24m79ftTotal length
  • $3,000,000Total costs
  • 4,000Total average daily traffic
  • 400Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,600Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Bull Shoals)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Bull Shoals State Park Hdqrts (Lat: 36.346167 Lon: -92.558222), Call Sign: WYR550, Licensee ID: L00131246
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.5400 MHz, 46.5600 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/16/2003, Expiration Date: 01/10/2014
    Registrant: State Of Arkansas, 1 Capitol Mall, Little Rock, AR 72201
  • Shorecrest Dr And Oak St (Lat: 36.380611 Lon: -92.591833), Call Sign: KQF726, Licensee ID: L00018370
    Assigned Frequencies: 37.3000 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/07/1998, Expiration Date: 02/11/2003, Cancellation Date: 05/18/2003
    Registrant: City Of Bull Shoals, Bull Shoals, AR 72619

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • BULL SHOALS, Welcome Ridge Rd (Lat: 36.363389 Lon: -92.715111), Type: Mast, Structure height: 76.8 m, Overall height: 81.7 m, Call Sign: WPSF480
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 6093.45 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/08/2011, Expiration Date: 04/05/2021, Certifier: Carol L Tacker
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • BULL SHOALS, 154 Water Tower Trail (Lat: 36.361333 Lon: -92.602556), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 97.5 m, Overall height: 99.6 m, Call Sign: WQQJ830
    Assigned Frequencies: 10755.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/09/2013, Expiration Date: 01/09/2023, 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:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

3
  • Near State Hwy #178, 1.5 Miles Sw Of Bull Shoals (Lat: 36.370056 Lon: -92.604583), Type: Nntann, Structure height: 52 m, Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: WPOL462, Licensee ID: L00042579
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.540 MHz, 157.770 MHz, 157.800 MHz, 157.830 MHz, 157.860 MHz, 157.890 MHz, 158.070 MHz, 157.920 MHz, 158.040 MHz, 157.950 MHz, 157.980 MHz, 158.010 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/03/1999, Expiration Date: 12/03/2009, Cancellation Date: 03/13/2002, Certifier: Steven G Sanders Jr.
    Registrant: Northern Arkansas Telephone Company Inc
  • Near State Hwy #178, 1.5 Miles Sw Of Bull Shoals (Lat: 36.370056 Lon: -92.604583), Type: Nntann, Structure height: 52 m, Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: WPRR809
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.540 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/03/2001, Expiration Date: 07/02/2001, Cancellation Date: 10/07/2001, Certifier: Steven G Sanders
    Registrant: Schwaninger & Associates, Pc, 1331 H Street, Nw Suite 500, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 347-8580, Fax: (202) 347-8607, Email:
  • Near State Hwy. #178, 1.5 Miles Sw Of Bull Shoals (Lat: 36.370056 Lon: -92.604583), Call Sign: KLB715, Licensee ID: L00042579
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.540 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/03/1999, Expiration Date: 01/15/2001, Cancellation Date: 04/22/2001
    Registrant: Northern Arkansas Telephone Company, Inc, 301 E. Main Street, Flippin, AR 72634

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Eastwold Cove (Lat: 36.382000 Lon: -92.596556), Type: Building, Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: WHW495
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.275 MHz, 156.325 MHz, 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.475 MHz, 156.800 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/28/2005, Expiration Date: 06/06/2015
    Registrant: Universal Licensing Service Inc, 3419 Via Lido Suite 609, Newport Beach, CA 92663-3908, Phone: (877) 677-3639, Fax: (949) 723-2025

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bull Shoals)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CONDOR CDR2 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582DCDI (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 2607F , Serial Number: A023CDR, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 01/27/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Henry L Holland, Po Box 476, Bull Shoals, AR 72619
  • Aircraft: HOLLAND HENRY L TITAN A/C TORNADO I (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 DCDI (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 8507V , Serial Number: T03503S0HK0463, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 05/14/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Henry L Holland, Po Box 476, Bull Shoals, AR 72619

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 43
  • Hazardous Condition: 2
  • Service Call: 2

Incident types - Bull Shoals

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bull Shoals, AR
Most common first names in Bull Shoals, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3772.6 years
Robert3475.9 years
William3074.3 years
Charles1975.5 years
George1876.0 years
Edward1777.1 years
Mary1775.6 years
Frank1481.4 years
Dorothy1478.8 years
James1472.1 years
Most common last names in Bull Shoals, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Martin1376.7 years
Johnson1279.2 years
Smith1080.0 years
Jones981.3 years
Miller872.9 years
Brown772.6 years
Moore775.3 years
Stewart679.8 years
Bailey666.1 years
Williams667.3 years

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