Coal Hill, Arkansas

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Population in 2014: 1,021 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.0%
 
Males: 499  (48.9%)
Females: 522  (51.1%)
Median resident age:  36.2 years
Arkansas median age:  37.8 years

Zip codes: 72832, 72840.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $26,043 (it was $23,490 in 2000)
Coal Hill:

$26,043
AR:

$40,511

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $14,883 (it was $13,540 in 2000)

Coal Hill city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $57,965 (it was $45,600 in 2000)
Coal Hill:

$57,965
AR:

$109,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $67,591; Detached houses: $80,999; Mobile homes: $27,385

Median gross rent in 2013: $530.

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  • Races in Coal Hill, AR (2010)

    Coal Hill races chart
    • 92891.7%White alone
    • 444.3%Hispanic
    • 141.4%American Indian alone
    • 141.4%Two or more races
    • 101.0%Black alone
    • 10.10%Asian alone
    • 10.10%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Coal Hill: 78.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (34.2%), Irish (13.4%), English (10.3%), German (10.3%), French (2.2%), Danish (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 472 feet

Land area: 2.70 square miles.

Population density: 378 people per square mile   (very low).

Coal Hill,AR real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Coal Hill:

  • High school or higher: 73.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.6%
  • Unemployed: 9.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Coal Hill city:

  • Never married: 20.9%
  • Now married: 60.7%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 4.1%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

18 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.8%
Arkansas:

2.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $293 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $345 (0.5%)

Coal Hill satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Smith, AR (41.2 miles , pop. 80,268).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (135.9 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (255.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Hartman, AR (1.8 miles ), Denning, AR (2.2 miles ), Wiederkehr Village, AR (2.3 miles) , Altus, AR (2.4 miles ), Morrison Bluff, AR (3.0 miles) , Scranton, AR (3.0 miles ), Ozark, AR (3.2 miles ), Subiaco, AR (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 35.44 N, Longitude: 93.67 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 479

Coal Hill household income distribution Coal Hill home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.4%
Arkansas:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +73 (+7.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (40%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (8%)
  • Utilities (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (27%)
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (33%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (19%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Coal Hill, Arkansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Coal Hill-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Arkansas state average. It is 76% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/7/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.8 miles away from the Coal Hill city center injured 76 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/31/1959, a category F3 tornado 10.4 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Coal Hill-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 74% 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 84.7 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 85.0 miles away from Coal Hill 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 188.8 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 229.0 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 259.8 miles away from Coal Hill 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 165.4 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 Johnson County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Coal Hill topographic map

Birthplace of: Marshall Chrisman - Arkansas politician.

Hospitals and medical centers near Coal Hill:

  • VISITING NURSES AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; OZARK, AR)
  • MERCY HOSPITAL TURNER MEMORIAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; OZARK, AR)
  • OZARK NURSING HOME INC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; OZARK, AR)
  • LOGAN COUNTY HEALTH UNIT PARIS (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; PARIS, AR)
  • NORTH LOGAN MERCY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; PARIS, AR)
  • LOGAN COUNTY NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; PARIS, AR)
  • PARIS HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; PARIS, AR)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Coal Hill:

  • Arkansas Tech University (about 32 miles; Russellville, AR; Full-time enrollment: 9,038)
  • University of Arkansas-Fort Smith (about 40 miles; Fort Smith, AR; FT enrollment: 6,103)
  • University of Arkansas (about 52 miles; Fayetteville, AR; FT enrollment: 22,163)
  • Carl Albert State College (about 61 miles; Poteau, OK; FT enrollment: 2,041)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 70 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • National Park Community College (about 72 miles; Hot Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,237)
  • John Brown University (about 73 miles; Siloam Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,097)

Public high school in Coal Hill:

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

Churches in Coal Hill include: First Baptist Church (A), Church of Christ (B), Methodist Church (C), Free Full Gospel Church (D), Ferguson Memorial Presbyterian Church (E), Assembly of God Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Srygley Cemetery (1), Huddleston Cemetery (2), Coal Hill Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Coal Hill: Coal Hill City Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Johnson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 40.4%
(37.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 50.0% for American Indian residents, 89.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Arkansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  67.1%
Whole state:  67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.0%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Coal Hill, Arkansas environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Coal Hill (2011 data):

  • First Security Bank: Coal Hill Branch at 502 East Highway 64, branch established on 1971/09/15. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.8
Arkansas average:

11.8

Coal Hill travel time to work - commute Coal Hill mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Coal Hill city (based on Johnson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,76449
Mainline Protestant9157
Other8853
Catholic6181
None13,358-
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: 2
Johnson County:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

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

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Johnson County:

6.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

3.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.4%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Johnson County:

28.2%
Arkansas:

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

17.8%
State:

13.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

61.5%
Arkansas:

47.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

64.3%
Arkansas:

43.3%

Average BMI:
Coal Hill:

27.5
Arkansas:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

13.2%
Arkansas:

21.9%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Coal Hill:

6.9
Arkansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

29.8%
Arkansas:

34.0%

General health condition:
Coal Hill:

68.8%
Arkansas:

53.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Coal Hill:

81.8%
Arkansas:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Coal Hill, AR Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$893
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$893
Police Protection - Officers 1$3,196$38,3520$0
Police - Other 1$1,850$22,2000$0
Streets and Highways 1$2,692$32,3040$0
Solid Waste Management 1$3,363$40,3560$0
Water Supply 1$3,363$40,3560$0
Totals for Government 5$14,464$34,7142$1,786

5.81% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,461 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.81%
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 Pope County, AR  0.95% ($27,526 average AGI)
from Logan County, AR  0.43% ($21,265)
from Franklin County, AR  0.40% ($18,719)


5.73% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,300 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.73%
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 Pope County, AR  1.05% ($26,000 average AGI)
to Franklin County, AR  0.51% ($19,000)
to Sebastian County, AR  0.34% ($27,481)

Strongest AM radio stations in Coal Hill:

  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KYHN (1320 AM; 10 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCAB (980 AM; 5 kW; DARDANELLE, AR; Owner: MMA LICENSE LLC)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KDYN (1540 AM; 1 kW; OZARK, AR; Owner: OZARK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KWHN (1650 AM; 10 kW; FT. SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLYR (1360 AM; 1 kW; CLARKSVILLE, AR; Owner: FORRESTER ET AL)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KARV (610 AM; 1 kW; RUSSELLVILLE, AR; Owner: KERM, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)

Strongest FM radio stations in Coal Hill:

  • K207CW (89.3 FM; PARIS, AR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K210BN (89.9 FM; CLARKSVILLE, AR; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KLYR-FM (92.7 FM; CLARKSVILLE, AR; Owner: FORRESTER ET AL)
  • KCJC (102.3 FM; DARDANELLE, AR; Owner: MMA LICENSE LLC)
  • KDYN-FM (96.7 FM; OZARK, AR; Owner: OZARK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KEZA (107.9 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUAF (91.3 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS)
  • KOMS (107.3 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KISR (93.7 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: STEREO 93, INC.)
  • KERX (95.3 FM; PARIS, AR; Owner: PEARSON BROADCASTING OF PARIS, INC.)
  • KRWA-FM (103.1 FM; WALDRON, AR; Owner: PHARIS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KZBB (97.9 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMAG (99.1 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOLX (94.5 FM; BARLING, AR; Owner: PHARIS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KARV-FM (101.3 FM; OLA, AR; Owner: KERM INC)
  • KREU (92.3 FM; ROLAND, OK; Owner: STAR 92 CO.)
  • KRBK (104.7 FM; BOONEVILLE, AR; Owner: PHARIS BROADCASTING, INC,)

TV broadcast stations around Coal Hill:

  • KFSM-TV (Channel 5; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • K52FJ (Channel 52; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: TV 34, INC.)
  • KAFT (Channel 13; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • K53GB (Channel 53; PARIS, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • Coal Hill, Arkansas
  • Fatal accident count8
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents14
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:7
  • Fatalities8
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents18
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • Arkansas average
  • Fatal accident count86
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents130
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons34
  • Fatalities94
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents226
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents10
See more detailed statistics of Coal Hill fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 31m102ftTotal length
  • $430,000Total costs
  • 15,093Total average daily traffic
  • 426Total average daily truck traffic
  • 17,706Total future (year 2007) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11920-1929
  • 11960-1969
  • 21980-1989
  • 71990-1999
  • 22010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Coal Hill, AR

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Coal Hill)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • ACP537, Lat: 35.444722 Lon: -93.665361, Type: Upole, Structure height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQLG431
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 01/13/2010, Expiration Date: 01/31/2019, Certifier: John P GrunstedRegistrant: Og&e, Oklahoma City, OK 73101, Phone: (405) 553-2417, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KB5IWR, Grant Date: 01/22/1999, Expiration Date: 01/22/2009, Cancellation Date: 01/25/2011, Registrant: Mark E Nagel, Coal Hill, AR 72832
  • Call Sign: KD5GYZ, Licensee ID: L01460784, Grant Date: 01/22/2009, Expiration Date: 04/21/2019, Certifier: Joe M Hurst, Registrant: Joe M Hurst, Coal Hill, AR 72832-0295
  • Call Sign: KD5GZB, Licensee ID: L01460779, Grant Date: 01/22/2009, Expiration Date: 04/21/2019, Certifier: Roy B Mc Glothlin, Registrant: Roy B Mc Glothlin, Coal Hill, AR 72832-0582
  • Call Sign: KD5GZC, Grant Date: 04/21/1999, Expiration Date: 04/21/2009, Cancellation Date: 04/22/2011, Registrant: Joan M Mc Glothlin, Coal Hill, AR 72832-0582
  • Call Sign: W5JPB, Previous Call Sign: KD5GSQ, Licensee ID: L01473794, Grant Date: 04/02/2009, Expiration Date: 05/26/2019, Registrant: James P Brasel, 905 College St, Coal Hill, AR 72832
  • Call Sign: KD5SJY, Licensee ID: L00512606, Grant Date: 05/06/2002, Expiration Date: 05/06/2012, Cancellation Date: 05/07/2014, Certifier: Pamela S Byrd, Registrant: Pamela S Byrd, Coal Hill, AR 72832

Drinking water stations with addresses in Coal Hill that have no violations reported:

  • COAL HILL WATERWORKS (Population served: 1,300, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 43
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Coal Hill

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Coal Hill, AR
Most common first names in Coal Hill, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1275.8 years
William1271.2 years
Robert874.9 years
James770.3 years
George771.0 years
Charles675.7 years
Thomas673.7 years
Alice572.2 years
Earl571.0 years
John563.4 years
Most common last names in Coal Hill, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Lowe1479.0 years
Hurst1373.9 years
Smith967.3 years
Miller877.1 years
Holloway786.0 years
Rinke776.1 years
Williams674.8 years
Jones677.7 years
Hoing576.2 years
Weathers574.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (75%)
  • Electricity (21%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Coal Hill compared to Arkansas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below 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.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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