College Station, Arkansas

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Population in 2010: 600. Population change since 2000: -21.7%
Males: 306  (51.0%)
Females: 294  (49.0%)
Median resident age:  42.4 years
Arkansas median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 72206.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $21,597 (it was $14,191 in 2000)
College Station:

$21,597
AR:

$44,334

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $12,326 (it was $9,498 in 2000)

College Station CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $66,326 (it was $33,900 in 2000)
College Station:

$66,326
AR:

$123,300

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $67,382; Detached houses: $66,053

Median gross rent in 2016: $629.

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  • Races in College Station, AR (2010)

    College Station races chart
    • 54290.3%Black alone
    • 437.2%White alone
    • 81.3%Two or more races
    • 40.7%Hispanic
    • 30.5%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in College Station: 84.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (5.8%), European (4.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 319 feet

Land area: 1.12 square miles.

Population density: 535 people per square mile   (low).

College Station,AR real estate house value index trend

College Station, Arkansas map

For population 25 years and over in College Station:

  • High school or higher: 70.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 19.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in College Station CDP:

  • Never married: 52.5%
  • Now married: 12.1%
  • Separated: 10.4%
  • Widowed: 13.4%
  • Divorced: 11.5%



According to our research of Arkansas and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in College Station, Arkansas as of December 13, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in College Station to the number of sex offenders is 600 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $826 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $424 (0.7%)

College Station satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: North Little Rock, AR (5.3 miles , pop. 60,433).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (131.1 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (293.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Sweet Home, AR (1.4 miles ), North Little Rock, AR (2.3 miles ), Little Rock, AR (2.5 miles ), McAlmont, AR (2.5 miles ), Wrightsville, AR (2.6 miles ), Scott, AR (2.8 miles) , Cammack Village, AR (2.9 miles ), Landmark, AR (2.9 miles ).

Latitude: 34.71 N, Longitude: 92.23 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 501

College Station household income distribution College Station home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.5%
Arkansas:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (47%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Other services, except public administration (16%)
  • Utilities (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (55%)
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (47%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (28%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (40%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (29%)
  • Production occupations (22%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)

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

Average climate in College Station, Arkansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

College Station-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Arkansas state average. It is 153% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/1/1997, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.3 miles away from the College Station place center killed 5 people and injured 180 people.

On 3/1/1997, a category F4 tornado 8.0 miles away from the place center killed 10 people and injured 40 people.

Earthquake activity:

College Station-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 32.0 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 34.4 miles away from College Station 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 125.2 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 186.4 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 116.9 miles away from College Station center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 165.3 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 Pulaski County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 17, Floods: 14, Tornadoes: 12, Winter Storms: 4, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
College Station topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in College Station:

  • STONERIDGE HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (4017 FRANKLIN)

Other hospitals and medical centers near College Station:

  • TRINITY COURT INC (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; LITTLE ROCK, AR)
  • ABINGTON PLACE HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; LITTLE ROCK, AR)
  • MADISON HEALTH AND REHAB, LLC (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; LITTLE ROCK, AR)
  • BAPTIST HEALTH MEDICAL CENTER NORTH LITTLE ROCK Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR)
  • OAKS NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; LITTLE ROCK, AR)
  • DAVITA - NORTH LITTLE ROCK DIALYSIS CTR (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR)
  • PREMIER HEALTH AND REHABILITATION, LLC (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR)

Amtrak station near College Station:

  • 5 miles: LITTLE ROCK (MARKHAM & VICTORY STS.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to College Station:

  • Pulaski Technical College (about 7 miles; North Little Rock, AR; Full-time enrollment: 8,396)
  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock (about 7 miles; Little Rock, AR; FT enrollment: 9,227)
  • University of Central Arkansas (about 29 miles; Conway, AR; FT enrollment: 9,972)
  • Arkansas State University-Beebe (about 32 miles; Beebe, AR; FT enrollment: 3,387)
  • University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (about 35 miles; Pine Bluff, AR; FT enrollment: 2,558)
  • Harding University (about 47 miles; Searcy, AR; FT enrollment: 5,360)
  • National Park Community College (about 53 miles; Hot Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,237)

Public elementary/middle school in College Station:

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Pulaski 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 2013 was 75.6. This is about average.

City:

75.6
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.384. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.384
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 9.80. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.80
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.31. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.31
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 25.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 18.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.5
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 19.5%
Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
Arkansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  56.4%
Whole state:  67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.2%
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
58 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
73 people in nursing homes in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.5
Arkansas average:

11.6

College Station travel time to work - commute College Station mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for College Station CDP (based on Pulaski County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant128,692351
Mainline Protestant38,72982
Catholic23,96015
Black Protestant21,57575
Other9,11231
Orthodox3983
None160,282-
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: 73
Pulaski County:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

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

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 25
Pulaski County:

0.67 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 171
Pulaski County:

4.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 306
Here:

8.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.1%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Pulaski County:

27.0%
Arkansas:

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

11.5%
State:

13.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
College Station:

48.0%
Arkansas:

47.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
College Station:

41.4%
Arkansas:

43.3%

Average BMI:
College Station:

30.5
Arkansas:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
College Station:

20.1%
Arkansas:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
College Station:

15.7%
Arkansas:

11.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
College Station:

37.5%
State:

34.0%

General health condition:
Here:

48.5%
Arkansas:

53.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

82.1%
Arkansas:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of College Station, AR Residents

6.69% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,582 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.69%
Arkansas average:

6.94%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($509 average AGI)
Pulaski County:

0.09%
Arkansas average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Saline County, AR  0.64% ($34,033 average AGI)
from Faulkner County, AR  0.49% ($32,659)
from Lonoke County, AR  0.48% ($32,685)


6.57% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,465 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.57%
Arkansas average:

6.84%

0.13% of residents moved to foreign countries ($769 average AGI)
Pulaski County:

0.13%
Arkansas average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Saline County, AR  0.89% ($40,114 average AGI)
to Lonoke County, AR  0.61% ($39,519)
to Faulkner County, AR  0.47% ($39,186)

Strongest AM radio stations in College Station:

  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KLIH (1250 AM; 2 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KITA (1440 AM; 5 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: KITA, INCORPORATED)
  • KARN (920 AM; 5 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLRG (1150 AM; 5 kW; NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KMTL (760 AM; daytime; 10 kW; SHERWOOD, AR; Owner: GEORGE V. DOMERESE)
  • KJBN (1050 AM; 1 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: JOSHUA MINISTRIES & COMM.DEVELOP COR)
  • KDXE (1380 AM; 5 kW; NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: RADIO DISNEY AM 1380, LLC)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KBHS (590 AM; 5 kW; HOT SPRINGS, AR; Owner: J & A, INC.)
  • KBBL (1350 AM; 3 kW; CABOT, AR; Owner: CABOT RADIO, INC.)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in College Station:

  • KLAL (107.7 FM; WRIGHTSVILLE, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSSN (95.7 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMSX (94.9 FM; MAUMELLE, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KKPT (94.1 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: SIGNAL MEDIA OF ARKANSAS, INC.)
  • KABZ (103.7 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: SIGNAL MEDIA OF ARKANSAS, INC)
  • KURB (98.5 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHKN (106.7 FM; BENTON, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KOKY (102.1 FM; SHERWOOD, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KDJE (100.3 FM; JACKSONVILLE, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMJX (105.1 FM; CONWAY, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KLRE-FM (90.5 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: LITTLE ROCK SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • KUAR (89.1 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES OF UNIV. OF ARKANSAS)
  • KABF (88.3 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS BROADCASTING FOUNDATION INC)
  • KDRE (101.1 FM; NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KIPR (92.3 FM; PINE BLUFF, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHTE-FM (96.5 FM; ENGLAND, AR; Owner: ABG ARKANSAS, LLC)
  • KKZR (93.3 FM; BRYANT, AR; Owner: ABG ARKANSAS, LLC)
  • KWLR (96.9 FM; MAUMELLE, AR; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLEC-FM (106.3 FM; LONOKE, AR; Owner: ABG ARKANSAS, LLC)
  • KVLO (102.9 FM; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around College Station:

  • KJLR-LP (Channel 28; LITTLE ROCK, ETC., AR; Owner: COWSERT FAMILY, L.L.C.)
  • K55GE (Channel 55; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK INC.)
  • KATV (Channel 7; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: KATV, LLC)
  • KETS (Channel 2; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • KLRA-LP (Channel 58; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS MEDIA, L.L.C.)
  • KASN (Channel 38; PINE BLUFF, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KHUG-LP (Channel 14; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: LITTLE ROCK TV-14, L.L.C.)
  • KTHV (Channel 11; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KLRT-TV (Channel 16; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KVTN (Channel 25; PINE BLUFF, AR; Owner: AGAPE CHURCH, INC.)
  • KARK-TV (Channel 4; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: KARK-TV, INC.)
  • KWBF (Channel 42; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: RIVER CITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKYK-LP (Channel 22; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS 49, INC.)
  • KHTE-LP (Channel 44; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K27FF (Channel 27; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K34FH (Channel 34; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • KZJG-LP (Channel 13; LITTLE ROCK, ETC., AR; Owner: COWSERT FAMILY, L.L.C.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 89m292ftTotal length
  • 55,039Total average daily traffic
  • 549Total average daily truck traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$73,0101$41,830
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$180,750
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$47,640
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0040.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$49,750
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2007 2002 2001

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0040.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in College Station, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2878.3 years
James2170.7 years
Willie2071.9 years
John1874.6 years
Robert1376.2 years
Mattie1184.4 years
Henry1081.2 years
Rosie882.7 years
Ethel774.3 years
Charlie776.7 years
Most common last names in College Station, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams3377.1 years
Jackson1776.8 years
Johnson1374.6 years
Jones1180.5 years
Nelson1068.4 years
Davis1074.7 years
Brown972.0 years
Green869.6 years
Adams764.2 years
Wright778.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (60%)
  • Electricity (40%)

College Station compared to Arkansas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above 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 significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly 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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