De Queen, Arkansas

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Population in 2014: 6,749 (94% urban, 6% rural). Population change since 2000: +17.1%
 
Males: 3,262  (48.3%)
Females: 3,487  (51.7%)
Median resident age:  29.8 years
Arkansas median age:  37.8 years

Zip codes: 71832.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $28,206 (it was $25,707 in 2000)
De Queen:

$28,206
AR:

$40,511

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $13,142 (it was $12,968 in 2000)

De Queen city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $70,211 (it was $51,000 in 2000)
De Queen:

$70,211
AR:

$109,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $465.

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  • Races in De Queen, AR (2013)

    De Queen races chart
    • 3,69855.4%Hispanic
    • 2,42836.3%White alone
    • 3705.5%Black alone
    • 1962.9%Two or more races
    • 861.3%Asian alone
    • 771.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in De Queen: 78.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (6.6%), English (5.8%), German (5.8%), Irish (4.0%), Scottish (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 01/09/1897

Elevation: 422 feet

Land area: 5.63 square miles.

Population density: 1,200 people per square mile   (low).

De Queen,AR real estate house value index trend

De Queen, Arkansas map

For population 25 years and over in De Queen:

  • High school or higher: 53.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.7%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in De Queen city:

  • Never married: 23.4%
  • Now married: 51.2%
  • Separated: 6.3%
  • Widowed: 8.2%
  • Divorced: 10.9%

1,488 residents are foreign born (25.6% Latin America).

This city:

25.8%
Arkansas:

2.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $359 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $377 (0.4%)

De Queen satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Smith, AR (92.0 miles , pop. 80,268).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (113.6 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (165.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Horatio, AR (2.6 miles ), Gillham, AR (3.0 miles) , Lockesburg, AR (3.3 miles ), Eagletown, OK (3.7 miles ), Grannis, AR (3.7 miles ), Winthrop, AR (3.8 miles) , Wickes, AR (4.3 miles ), Ben Lomond, AR (4.4 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 10 buildings, average cost: $53,900
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $39,000
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $75,800
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $75,800
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $66,600
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $66,600
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $66,600
  • 2005: 10 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $16,700
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $16,700
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $20,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $40,000
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $23,300
  • 2012: 10 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2013: 9 buildings, average cost: $37,800
  • 2014: 8 buildings, average cost: $37,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 34.04 N, Longitude: 94.34 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,875 (+28.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,674 (71.2%)

Area code: 870

De Queen household income distribution De Queen home values distribution

Crime rates in De Queen by Year
Type 2003 2004 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 03300000000
per 100,000 0.051.749.80.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 02386160342
per 100,000 0.034.549.8135.8101.716.896.00.044.760.329.6
Robberies 42133043111
per 100,000 69.334.516.650.950.90.064.045.214.915.114.8
Assaults 35182225151719816612
per 100,000 606.2310.2365.4424.4254.3284.8304.0120.4238.590.4177.8
Burglaries 5352905097966357565844
per 100,000 917.9896.11,494.8848.91,644.31,608.01,007.8857.9834.8874.0652.0
Thefts 6612915618515915810557141133100
per 100,000 1,143.12,223.02,590.93,140.92,695.42,646.61,679.7857.92,102.02,004.21,481.9
Auto thefts 282361291131137
per 100,000 34.6137.9382.0101.9203.4150.8176.045.214.9195.9103.7
Arson 01101011114
per 100,000 0.017.216.60.017.00.016.015.114.915.159.3
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 281.5) 250.9360.4449.4395.9380.8296.2303.9133.5228.1224.4174.2

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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 De Queen detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 16 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.22
Arkansas average:

1.99
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.0%
Arkansas:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +1,094 (+23.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (44%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Manufacturing (36%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (28%)
  • Material moving occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (3%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in De Queen, Arkansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

De Queen-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Arkansas state average. It is 59% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1982, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 13.4 miles away from the De Queen city center injured 29 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/2/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.4 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 23 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

De Queen-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 77% 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 144.5 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 146.4 miles away from De Queen 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 127.0 miles away from the city 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 253.3 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 309.0 miles away from De Queen center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 376.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Sevier County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
De Queen topographic map

Birthplace of: Collin Raye - Country singer, Wes Watkins - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in De Queen:

  • DE QUEEN MEDICAL CENTER, INC (Voluntary non-profit - Other, provides emergency services, 1306 WEST COLLIN RAYE DRIVE)
  • DEQUEEN HOME HEALTH, AN AMEDISYS COMPANY (304 WEST COLLIN RAYE DRIVE, SUITE 106 A)
  • SEVIER COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (304 NORTH FOURTH STREET)
  • 1SEVIER HEALTHCARE (1206 COLLIN RAYE DRIVE)
  • BROOKEWOOD NURSING AND REHAB (322 WEST COLLIN RAYE DRIVE)
  • BROOKWOOD NURSING CENTER (HWY 70 W BOX 71)

Airports and heliports located in De Queen:

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College/University in De Queen:

  • Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas (Full-time enrollment: 1,011; Location: 183 College Drive; Public; Website: www.cccua.edu/)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to De Queen:

  • Texarkana College (about 45 miles; Texarkana, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,629)
  • Carl Albert State College (about 72 miles; Poteau, OK; FT enrollment: 2,041)
  • Northeast Texas Community College (about 72 miles; Mount Pleasant, TX; FT enrollment: 2,320)
  • Paris Junior College (about 74 miles; Paris, TX; FT enrollment: 3,875)
  • Henderson State University (about 74 miles; Arkadelphia, AR; FT enrollment: 3,528)
  • National Park Community College (about 78 miles; Hot Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,237)
  • Southern Arkansas University Main Campus (about 83 miles; Magnolia, AR; FT enrollment: 3,005)

Public high schools in De Queen:

Public elementary/middle schools in De Queen:

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Notable locations in De Queen: Bear Creek Junction (A), Sevier County Courthouse (B), Ridgeview Lodge Nursing Home (C), De Queen Manor Nursing Home (D), De Queen Police Department (E), South Central Arkansas Drug Task Force (F), Sevier County Sheriff Office (G), De Queen Fire Station (H), Southwest Emergency Medical Service - DeQueen (I), Lifenet, Incorporated - De Queen (Ambulance Services) (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Town North Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Herman Direk Memorial Park (1), Redman Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Sevier County Historical Society Museum (717 North Maple Avenue).

Hotels: De Queen Country Club & Lodging (133 Club House Drive), Western Plaza Inn (110 Highway 71 North), Aztec TANZ (110 Highway 71 North), Dequeen Courtyard Inn (111 Highway 71 North), Scottish Inns (150 Highway 71 North), Palace Motel (607 West Collin Raye Drive).

Courts: Sevier County - de Queen- Municipal Court Probation Officer (Courthouse), Sevier County - de Queen- Municipal Court Clerk (Courthouse).

Sevier 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: 34.3%
(25.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.5% for Black residents, 43.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 57.0% for American Indian residents, 39.3% for other race residents, 37.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.2 people
Arkansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  72.6%
Whole state:  67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.6%
Whole state:  5.7%

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

People in group quarters in De Queen in 2010:

  • 144 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 25 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 4 people in correctional residential facilities

People in group quarters in De Queen in 2000:

  • 133 people in nursing homes
  • 21 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 7 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

De Queen, Arkansas environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in De Queen (2011 data):

  • First National Bank: Highway 70 Branch at 504 Collin Raye Drive, branch established on 1980/01/29; Dequeen Main Branch at 121 South Third Street, branch established on 2007/08/17. Info updated 2012/01/13: Bank assets: $718.1 mil, Deposits: $547.7 mil, headquarters in Hot Springs, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 31 total offices, Holding Company: First National Security Company
  • First State Bank of DeQueen: First State Bank Of Dequeen at 402 West Collin Raye Drive, branch established on 1974/11/01; North Side Branch at 310 N Third St, branch established on 1979/05/02. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $179.7 mil, Deposits: $154.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: First State Bancshares, Inc.
  • BancorpSouth Bank: Dequeen Branch at 1011 West Collin Raye Drive, branch established on 1889/01/01. Info updated 2007/07/18: Bank assets: $12,990.3 mil, Deposits: $10,863.8 mil, headquarters in Tupelo, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 271 total offices, Holding Company: Bancorpsouth, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

17.7
Arkansas average:

11.8

De Queen travel time to work - commute De Queen mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for De Queen city (based on Sevier County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,06237
Catholic1,2001
Mainline Protestant6649
Black Protestant1961
Orthodox511
Other11
None7,884-
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
Sevier County:

2.46 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Sevier County:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Sevier County:

7.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

3.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.3%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Sevier County:

30.5%
Arkansas:

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

17.1%
State:

13.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

45.5%
Arkansas:

47.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
De Queen:

42.4%
State:

43.3%

Average BMI:
De Queen:

28.5
Arkansas:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

24.0%
State:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.1%
Arkansas:

11.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Arkansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
De Queen:

30.2%
Arkansas:

34.0%

General health condition:
This city:

52.6%
Arkansas:

53.7%

Average condition of hearing:
De Queen:

78.6%
Arkansas:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of De Queen, AR Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 7$21,622$37,0660$0
Judicial and Legal 3$9,350$37,4000$0
Police Protection - Officers 13$37,416$34,5380$0
Police - Other 3$6,298$25,1920$0
Firefighters 3$8,840$35,3600$0
Streets and Highways 4$9,412$28,2360$0
Solid Waste Management 5$10,519$25,2460$0
Sewerage 7$16,870$28,9200$0
Parks and Recreation 4$6,750$20,2502$1,448
Water Supply 67$183,073$32,7892$2,175
Totals for Government 116$310,150$32,0844$3,623

5.76% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($25,196 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.76%
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 Howard County, AR  0.62% ($21,452 average AGI)
from Polk County, AR  0.50% ($26,360)
from Little River County, AR  0.48% ($21,625)


6.35% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,896 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.35%
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 Howard County, AR  0.64% ($21,250 average AGI)
to Miller County, AR  0.54% ($49,148)
to Polk County, AR  0.48% ($24,833)

Strongest AM radio stations in De Queen:

  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KWXI (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; GLENWOOD, AR; Owner: PGR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPYN (900 AM; 10 kW; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KTFS (940 AM; 3 kW; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: ARKLATEX, LLC)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in De Queen:

  • KBPU (88.7 FM; DE QUEEN, AR; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KDQN-FM (92.1 FM; DE QUEEN, AR; Owner: JAY W. BUNYARD & ANNE W. BUNYARD)
  • KKBI (106.1 FM; BROKEN BOW, OK; Owner: J.D.C. RADIO, INC.)
  • KTTG (96.3 FM; MENA, AR; Owner: PEARSON BROADCASTING OF MENA, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around De Queen:

  • K08KF (Channel 8; De QUEEN, AR; Owner: FIRST ASSEMBLY OF GOD)
  • K28DJ (Channel 28; BROKEN BOW, OK; Owner: TRUSTEES OF J.B.CALLAHAM R.T.)
  • K63BA (Channel 63; IDABEL, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
De Queen fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of De Queen fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 54m177ftTotal length
  • $429,000Total costs
  • 35,790Total average daily traffic
  • 789Total average daily truck traffic
  • 52,369Total future (year 2007) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 11960-1969
  • 41970-1979
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for De Queen, AR

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in De Queen)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • Lat: 33.994444 Lon: -94.285444, Call Sign: WPJK930
    Assigned Frequencies: 37.1000 MHz, 39.1800 MHzGrant Date: 01/12/2013, Expiration Date: 03/30/2023, Certifier: Dick TallmanRegistrant: Lindsey Communications, Inc, 213 Main Street, Horatio, AR 71842, Phone: (870) 832-3891, Fax: (870) 832-6102, Email:
  • 301 Stillwell (Lat: 34.036222 Lon: -94.340472), Call Sign: WZP376
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.455 MHz, 153.545 MHz, 153.620 MHz, 158.220 MHz, 158.235 MHzGrant Date: 04/01/2005, Expiration Date: 04/11/2015, Cancellation Date: 06/13/2015Registrant: Universal Licensing Service, 3419 Via Lido Suite 609, Newport Beach, CA 92663-3908, Phone: (877) 677-3639, Fax: (949) 723-2025
  • Hwy 70 71 Approx 1200 Ft W Of Int W Cr 102 (Lat: 34.045944 Lon: -94.277694), Type: Tower, Structure height: 5 m, Overall height: 7 m, Call Sign: WPMW881
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.275 MHzGrant Date: 01/23/2014, Expiration Date: 03/03/2024, Certifier: Don StempleRegistrant: Sevier County Water Assoc., 479 Dequeen Lake Rd, Dequeen, AR 71832, Phone: (870) 642-5289, Fax: (870) 642-6484, Email:
  • 812 E Townsend (Lat: 34.050389 Lon: -94.329639), Call Sign: KCL728
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.710 MHzGrant Date: 05/17/2005, Expiration Date: 07/19/2015, Cancellation Date: 09/19/2015Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd 134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Email:
  • De Queen Station 124 N Port N Arthur St & De Queen Ave (Lat: 34.039278 Lon: -94.336028), Call Sign: KCK356, Licensee ID: L00003692
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.260 MHz, 160.305 MHz, 160.350 MHz, 160.740 MHz, 161.250 MHzGrant Date: 03/23/1999, Expiration Date: 05/10/2004, Cancellation Date: 07/21/2003Registrant: Kansas City Southern Railway Co, 4601 Shreveport Blanchard Hwy, Shreveport, LA 71107-5797, Phone: (318) 227-7262
  • RADIO SHOP, Dq & E Rr Depot (Lat: 34.036028 Lon: -94.334861), Type: Bant, Structure height: 12 m, Overall height: 18 m, Call Sign: KKF848
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.230 MHz, 160.785 MHz, 161.445 MHz, 161.505 MHzGrant Date: 05/09/2012, Expiration Date: 07/17/2022, Certifier: Tom WilliamsRegistrant: Dequeen &eastern Railroad LLC, 412 E Lockesburg Street, Dequeen, AR 71832, Phone: (870) 642-1326, Fax: (870) 642-1363, Email:
  • 606 E Collin Raye Drive (Lat: 34.045000 Lon: -94.324167), Call Sign: WPWY735
    Assigned Frequencies: 469.212 MHz, 469.037 MHz, 469.237 MHz, 469.062 MHz, 469.262 MHz, 469.087 MHz, 469.287 MHz, 469.112 MHz, 469.312 MHz, 469.137 MHz... (+21 more)Grant Date: 02/11/2003, Expiration Date: 02/11/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/13/2013, Certifier: Diane BaribeauRegistrant: Panasonic Information Systems Company, 1707 N Randall Road E1-D9, Elgin, IL 60123-7847, Phone: (847) 468-5318, Fax: (847) 468-5331, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • KILX STUDIO, 921 W. Collin Raye Rd. (Lat: 34.046361 Lon: -94.349056), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQUN413
    Assigned Frequencies: 950.750 MHzGrant Date: 08/22/2014, Expiration Date: 06/01/2020, Certifier: Mark E Parthe Mr.Registrant: Quachita Broadcasting, 921 W. Collin Raye Dr., De Queen, AR 71832, Phone: (870) 642-2446, Email:
  • STATION, 4 Mi Se Of (Lat: 33.987889 Lon: -94.295472), Overall height: 122.2 m, Call Sign: KJN81
    Assigned Frequencies: 955.800 MHz, 953.500 MHz, 954.000 MHz, 955.300 MHzGrant Date: 07/26/2008, Expiration Date: 10/21/2018, Cancellation Date: 04/13/2016Registrant: The Kansas City Southern Railway Company, 427 W. 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105, Phone: (816) 983-2023, Fax: (816) 983-1446, Email:
  • DEQUEEN, Kcs Rr Depot (Lat: 34.039278 Lon: -94.336028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.9 m, Call Sign: KJO25
    Assigned Frequencies: 6645.00 MHzGrant Date: 07/16/2011, Expiration Date: 09/26/2021, Certifier: Ronald G RussRegistrant: The Kansas City Railway Company, 427 W. 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105, Phone: (816) 983-2023, Fax: (816) 983-1446, Email:
  • HORATIO, 4 Miles South East Of (Lat: 33.987778 Lon: -94.295556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 115.8 m, Overall height: 122.2 m, Call Sign: WHK725
    Assigned Frequencies: 6805.00 MHz, 6835.00 MHz, 6855.00 MHzGrant Date: 07/16/2011, Expiration Date: 09/26/2021, Certifier: Ronald G RussRegistrant: The Kansas City Railway Company, 427 W. 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105, Phone: (816) 983-2023, Fax: (816) 983-1446, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • Off Sh49, 6 Miles South East Of (Lat: 33.987889 Lon: -94.295472), Overall height: 106.4 m, Call Sign: KNKO256
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.812 MHzGrant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2004, Certifier: Paul H KuziaRegistrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, N.W., 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:
  • 4 Miles South East Of (Lat: 33.987778 Lon: -94.295556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 115.8 m, Overall height: 122.2 m, Call Sign: KUC891
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.240 MHzGrant Date: 04/28/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Certifier: Sanford L GreenRegistrant: Critical Alert Systems, 1011 East 2nd St, Tyler, TX 75701, Phone: (501) 492-3752, Fax: (903) 595-8844, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

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  • P.O. Box 206 1882 Highway 70 West (Lat: 34.055667 Lon: -94.408528), Type: Mast, Structure height: 7 m, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WQMK278
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.800 MHzGrant Date: 08/31/2010, Expiration Date: 08/31/2020, Certifier: Howard CovingtonRegistrant: Sevier County Airport Commission, 1882 Highway 70 West, De Queen, AR 71832, Phone: (870) 584-2057, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in De Queen)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in De Queen)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
Most common first names in De Queen, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James8072.6 years
John7178.8 years
Mary6680.1 years
William6278.9 years
Charles4772.5 years
Robert3772.4 years
Roy2771.5 years
George2475.3 years
Thomas2379.6 years
Ruth2280.3 years
Most common last names in De Queen, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6676.3 years
Jones3676.0 years
Miller2674.5 years
Johnson2474.8 years
Wilson2372.9 years
Cox2378.9 years
Taylor2273.8 years
Brown2281.3 years
Williams2176.0 years
Davis2180.1 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (72%)
  • Utility gas (28%)
Businesses in De Queen, AR
NameCountNameCount
Baskin-Robbins1Nike1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
FedEx1RadioShack1
Ford1SONIC Drive-In1
H&R Block1Subway1
KFC1U-Haul1
La-Z-Boy1Walmart1
McDonald's1

De Queen compared to Arkansas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

De Queen on our top lists:

  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Manufacturing (population 5,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Material moving occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Material moving occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Manufacturing (population 5,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Production occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people carpooling to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in homes for the physically handicapped (population 1,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index increase from 2011 to 2012 (population 5,000+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people below the poverty level, excluding cities with 15% or more of residents in college and with the median age below 28 (population 5,000+)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people having Master's or Doctorate degrees (population 5,000+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Production occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 100 least-educated cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election"
There are 5 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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