Delaplaine, Arkansas

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Population in 2017: 117 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -7.9%
 
Males: 65  (55.7%)
Females: 52  (44.3%)
Median resident age:

59.8 years
Arkansas median age:

38.1 years

Zip code: 72425

Estimated median household income in 2017: $58,235 (it was $31,000 in 2000)
Delaplaine:

$58,235
AR:

$45,869

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $34,525 (it was $13,076 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $70,051 (it was $28,100 in 2000)
Delaplaine:

$70,051
AR:

$128,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $71,115; detached houses: $68,154; mobile homes: $83,374
March 2019 cost of living index in Delaplaine: 75.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 0.0%
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  • Races in Delaplaine, AR (2010)
    • 11397.4%White alone
    • 21.7%Hispanic
    • 10.9%Two or more races



According to our research of Arkansas and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Delaplaine, Arkansas as of August 09, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Delaplaine is 63 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (37.5%), German (16.7%), Irish (14.6%), Scottish (8.3%), Welsh (8.3%), English (4.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 275 feet

Land area: 1.10 square miles.

Population density: 106 people per square mile   (very low).

Delaplaine, Arkansas map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $406 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $233 (0.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jonesboro, AR (28.0 miles , pop. 55,515).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (88.0 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (419.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Peach Orchard, AR (2.2 miles),
O'Kean, AR (2.6 miles ),
Biggers, AR (2.9 miles ),
Reyno, AR (3.0 miles ),
Knobel, AR (3.0 miles ),
Datto, AR (3.3 miles),
Lafe, AR (3.5 miles ),
Oak Grove Heights, AR (3.7 miles )

Latitude: 36.23 N, Longitude: 90.73 W

Area code: 870

Distribution of median household income in Delaplaine, AR in 2017
Distribution of house value in Delaplaine, AR in 2017

Delaplaine satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
Arkansas:

3.4%
Most common industries in Delaplaine, AR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (19.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (14.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (10.7%)
  • Construction (8.9%)
  • Health care (8.9%)
  • Machinery, equipment, supplies merchant wholesalers (5.4%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (5.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (20.0%)
  • Construction (16.7%)
  • Educational services (13.3%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (10.0%)
  • Machinery, equipment, supplies merchant wholesalers (10.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (26.9%)
  • Health care (19.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (19.2%)
  • Transportation equipment (11.5%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (7.7%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (7.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.7%)
Most common occupations in Delaplaine, AR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Assemblers and fabricators (8.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.1%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (7.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (16.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (10.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6.7%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (6.7%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Assemblers and fabricators (19.2%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (11.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.7%)
  • Therapists (7.7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (7.7%)

Average climate in Delaplaine, Arkansas

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Tornado activity:

Delaplaine-area historical tornado activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 99% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/21/1999, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.3 miles away from the Delaplaine town center caused $1 million in damages.

On 5/26/1973, a category F4 tornado 28.0 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 289 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Delaplaine-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 72% 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 46.9 miles away from Delaplaine 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 55.2 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 92.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 55.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 218.9 miles away from Delaplaine center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 45.2 miles away from Delaplaine center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Greene County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 13, Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 8, Winter Storms: 3, Winds: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Delaplaine:

  • FIVE RIVERS MEDICAL CENTER HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; POCAHONTAS, AR)
  • RANDOLPH COUNTY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; POCAHONTAS, AR)
  • CORNING THERAPY AND LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; CORNING, AR)
  • POCAHONTAS CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; POCAHONTAS, AR)
  • POCAHONTAS HEALTHCARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; POCAHONTAS, AR)

Amtrak station near Delaplaine:

  • 18 miles: WALNUT RIDGE (HWY. 67 AT MAIN ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Delaplaine:

  • Arkansas State University-Main Campus (about 28 miles; Jonesboro, AR; Full-time enrollment: 12,323)
  • Three Rivers Community College (about 41 miles; Poplar Bluff, MO; FT enrollment: 3,360)
  • Dyersburg State Community College (about 76 miles; Dyersburg, TN; FT enrollment: 2,211)
  • Southwest Tennessee Community College (about 86 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 8,043)
  • Rhodes College (about 86 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 2,052)
  • University of Memphis (about 88 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 17,427)
  • Harding University (about 89 miles; Searcy, AR; FT enrollment: 5,360)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Delaplaine Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Delaplaine: Delaplaine Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Greene County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.8 people
Arkansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

78.6%
Whole state:

67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

2.4%
Whole state:

5.7%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Delaplaine:

Marital status in Delaplaine, AR
  • Never married: 8.9%
  • Now married: 74.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 12.7%

For population 25 years and over in Delaplaine:

  • High school or higher: 78.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.6%
  • Unemployed: 11.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
Arkansas average:

11.4

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Delaplaine, AR (based on Greene County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant19,96481
Mainline Protestant2,58216
Catholic4101
Other2232
None18,911-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
This county:

1.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Greene County:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Greene County:

0.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
This county:

3.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
This county:

6.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.66 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Greene County:

9.3%
State:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

29.7%
Arkansas:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Greene County:

14.5%
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
Police - Other 0$0 1$100
Fire - Other 0$0 10$0
Totals for Government 0$0 11$100

Delaplaine government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $16,000 ($136.75)
    Regular Highways: $11,000 ($94.02)
    Local Fire Protection: $7,000 ($59.83)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($8.55)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($34.19)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $12,000 ($102.56)

Delaplaine government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $11,000 ($94.02)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($8.55)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $13,000 ($111.11)
    Highways: $8,000 ($68.38)
    Other: $7,000 ($59.83)
  • Tax - Property: $2,000 ($17.09)
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,000 ($17.09)

Delaplaine government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $38,000 ($324.79)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,000 ($213.68)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,000 ($111.11)

Delaplaine government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $164,000 ($1401.71)

7.19% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($33,620 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.19%
Arkansas average:

6.87%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Craighead County, AR  1.98% ($35,263 average AGI)
from Clay County, AR  0.50% ($36,111)
from Shelby County, TN  0.40% ($20,807)


6.41% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($32,055 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.41%
Arkansas average:

6.90%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Craighead County, AR  1.82% ($37,073 average AGI)
to Clay County, AR  0.47% ($32,597)
to Lawrence County, AR  0.24% ($26,500)

Strongest AM radio stations in Delaplaine:

  • KOTC (830 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KENNETT, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • 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)
  • KPOC (1420 AM; 1 kW; POCAHONTAS, AR; Owner: COMBINED MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • KCCB (1260 AM; 1 kW; CORNING, AR; Owner: SHIELDS-ADKINS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWOC (930 AM; 5 kW; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KRLW (1320 AM; 1 kW; WALNUT RIDGE, AR; Owner: COMBINED MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KDFN (1500 AM; daytime; 3 kW; DONIPHAN, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJCE (680 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Delaplaine:

  • KBKG (93.5 FM; CORNING, AR; Owner: SHIELDS-ADKINS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIYS (101.9 FM; JONESBORO, AR; Owner: ,CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KASU (91.9 FM; JONESBORO, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WJZN (98.9 FM; MUNFORD, TN; Owner: MEMPHIS III LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFIN (107.9 FM; JONESBORO, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDRS-FM (107.1 FM; PARAGOULD, AR; Owner: MOR MEDIA, INC.)
  • KDEZ (100.5 FM; JONESBORO, AR; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ARKANSAS, LLC)
  • KOEA (97.5 FM; DONIPHAN, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • K211BX (90.1 FM; POCAHONTAS, AR; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KJLV (105.3 FM; HOXIE, AR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KKLR-FM (94.5 FM; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • KDXY (104.9 FM; LAKE CITY, AR; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ARKANSAS, LLC)
  • KBZR (95.9 FM; HARRISBURG, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRLW-FM (106.3 FM; WALNUT RIDGE, AR; Owner: COMBINED MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KPOC-FM (103.9 FM; POCAHONTAS, AR; Owner: COMBINED MEDIA GROUP, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Delaplaine:

  • KAIT (Channel 8; JONESBORO, AR; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • K46EM (Channel 46; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KTEJ (Channel 19; JONESBORO, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • K54ER (Channel 54; JONESBORO, AR; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KVTJ (Channel 48; JONESBORO, AR; Owner: AGAPE CHURCH, INC.)
  • K27FC (Channel 27; PARAGOULD, AR; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Delaplaine fatal accident list:

Sep 28, 2002 06:40 PM, Riceland Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 5, 1998 03:05 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 69ft / 20.6mTotal length
  • 3,774Total average daily traffic
  • 35Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,213Total future (year 2006) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KC5MBL, Licensee ID: L00460397, Grant Date: 11/30/2004, Expiration Date: 01/20/2015, Cancellation Date: 01/21/2017, Certifier: Darrell D Denton, Registrant: Darrell D Denton, 1546 Greene 229 Rd, Delaplaine, AR 72425
  • Call Sign: KC5MQS, Licensee ID: L00210842, Grant Date: 02/17/1995, Expiration Date: 02/17/2005, Cancellation Date: 04/10/2001, Registrant: Eldo L Denton, 1546 Greene 229 Rd, Delaplaine, AR 72425

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 6060T , Serial Number: 15060760, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 08/07/1964, Certificate Issue Date: 02/27/2013
    Registrant (Individual): Terry W Gilland, 43 Greene Road 238, Delaplaine, AR 72425
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 03/06/2018
  • Aircraft: BELL 47G-3B-1 (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 6130Q , Serial Number: 6543, Certificate Issue Date: 01/24/2001
    Registrant (Corporation): Cypress Spring Farms Inc, Po Box 52, Delaplaine, AR 72425
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 08/13/1990

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Delaplaine, AR
  • 78.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 12.5%Wood
  • 9.4%Electricity


Delaplaine compared to Arkansas state average:

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