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Population in 2012: 4,533 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: -13.5%
 

Males: 1,964  (43.3%)
Females: 2,569  (56.7%)

Median resident age:  35.2 years
Arkansas median age:  37.8 years

Zip codes: 71639, 71662.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $25,598 (it was $25,754 in 2000)
Dumas:

$25,598
AR:

$40,112
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $19,934

Dumas city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $50,713 (it was $46,200 in 2000)
Dumas:

$50,713
AR:

$107,600
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $57,748; Detached houses: $59,923; Mobile homes: $33,938

Median gross rent in 2012: $497.

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  • Black alone - 2,957 (62.8%)
  • White alone - 1,450 (30.8%)
  • Hispanic - 255 (5.4%)
  • Asian alone - 22 (0.5%)
  • Two or more races - 19 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 3 (0.06%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Dumas: 80.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: English (11.6%), United States (5.4%), Irish (3.5%), German (3.1%), Dutch (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 04/28/1904

Elevation: 166 feet

Land area: 2.96 square miles.

Population density: 1,530 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Dumas:

  • High school or higher: 76.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 16.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dumas city:

  • Never married: 31.0%
  • Now married: 40.6%
  • Separated: 5.0%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 15.0%

57 residents are foreign born

This city:  1.2%
Arkansas:  3.9%



According to our research of Arkansas and other state lists there were 17 registered sex offenders living in Dumas, Arkansas as of December 18, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Dumas to the number of sex offenders is 267 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $389 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $333 (0.7%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pine Bluff, AR (38.2 miles , pop. 55,085).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (121.4 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (315.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Mitchellville, AR (1.2 miles ), Winchester, AR (2.8 miles) , Gould, AR (2.8 miles ), Tillar, AR (3.5 miles ), Reed, AR (3.6 miles ), Watson, AR (3.6 miles ), Gillett, AR (4.2 miles ), Grady, AR (4.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $102,300
  • 1998: 22 buildings, average cost: $65,400
  • 1999: 10 buildings, average cost: $65,900
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $54,500
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $67,700
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $209,000
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $110,500
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $72,400
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $152,500
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 10 buildings, average cost: $106,200
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $55,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 14 buildings, average cost: $33,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 33.89 N, Longitude: 91.49 W

Area code: 870

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Crime rates in Dumas by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 001330000010
per 100,000 0.00.019.859.859.80.00.00.00.00.021.10.0
Rapes 231417311213
per 100,000 37.956.519.879.819.9142.463.521.821.944.521.164.7
Robberies 134678201169035
per 100,000 246.475.3118.5139.6159.6406.8232.8130.7197.40.063.3107.9
Assaults 4360N/A5840231114616916
per 100,000 815.21129.9N/A1156.5797.9467.8232.8304.9131.6355.9189.8345.2
Burglaries 89891421244654385648254960
per 100,000 1687.21676.12804.72472.6917.61098.2804.21219.51052.6556.01033.31294.5
Thefts 1672162611516212410012290848356
per 100,000 3165.94067.8513.52293.13231.62521.92116.42656.81973.71868.31750.31208.2
Auto thefts 191118189974648
per 100,000 360.2207.219.8159.5359.1183.0190.5152.487.7133.584.4172.6
Arson 031201141101
per 100,000 0.056.519.839.90.020.321.287.121.922.20.021.6
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 563.0614.5N/A764.2588.4543.2336.6334.6273.5240.5275.9318.4

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Dumas detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 19 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.37
Arkansas average:

1.98

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Dumas, Arkansas accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

11.0%
Arkansas:

7.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -424 (-7.5%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (17%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Dumas-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Arkansas state average. It is 166% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1968, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.1 miles away from the Dumas city center killed 5 people and injured 16 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 10/28/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.9 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dumas-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Arkansas state average. It is 94% 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 97.8 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 99.7 miles away from Dumas center
On 8/11/1996 at 18:17:49, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 41.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/11/1996 at 21:54:57, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 77.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/26/2002 at 20:05:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 47.3 miles away from Dumas center
On 6/10/1994 at 23:34:02, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 91.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)

Natural disasters:

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

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

Birthplace of: Jim Hines - (born 1946), athlete, Doug Terry - Football player, Kimberly Lacy - Television personality.


Hospitals/medical centers in Dumas:

  • DELTA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL HHA (Home Health Center, 811 HIGHWAY 65 SOUTH)
  • DESHA COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (Home Health Center, 751 HIGHWAY 65 SOUTH)
  • DELTA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Critical Access Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 300 EAST PICKENS)
  • DUMAS NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, 960 E BOWLES)

Political contributions by individuals in Dumas, AR

Airports located in Dumas:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dumas:

  • University of Arkansas at Monticello (about 28 miles; Monticello, AR; Full-time enrollment: 2,521)
  • University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (about 40 miles; Pine Bluff, AR; FT enrollment: 3,368)
  • Delta State University (about 45 miles; Cleveland, MS; FT enrollment: 2,783)
  • Coahoma Community College (about 59 miles; Clarksdale, MS; FT enrollment: 2,224)
  • Mississippi Delta Community College (about 65 miles; Moorhead, MS; FT enrollment: 2,697)
  • Mississippi Valley State University (about 74 miles; Itta Bena, MS; FT enrollment: 2,308)
  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock (about 76 miles; Little Rock, AR; FT enrollment: 6,816)

Public high school in Dumas:

  • DUMAS HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 341; Location: 709 DAN GILL DR; Grades: 10 - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Dumas:

  • REED ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 618; Location: 709 SOUTH CHERRY ST; Grades: 02 - 06)
  • DUMAS JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 323; Location: 315 SOUTH COLLEGE ST; Grades: 07 - 09)
  • CENTRAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 271; Location: 101 COURT ST; Grades: PK - 01)

Private elementary/middle school in Dumas:

  • JODIE PARTRIDGE CENTER (Students: 11; Location: 1180 HWY 165 E; Grades: UG - UG)
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Notable locations in Dumas: Dumas Nursing Center (A), Dumas Public Library (B), Desha County Museum (C), Dumas Emergency Medical Services (D), Dumas Fire Department (E), Dumas Police Department (F), Southeast Arkansas Law Enforcement Center- State Police Troop E (G), Southeast Arkansas Law Enforcement Center - Desha County Sheriff Substation (H), Southeast Arkansas Law Enforcement Center- Highway Patrol Station (I), Southeast Arkansas Law Enforcement Center- Alcohol Tobacco And Firearms (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Carter Shopping Center (1), Brookhaven Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Dumas include: West Dumas Church of God in Christ (A), First United Methodist Church (B), Calvary Missionary Baptist Church (C), Northside Baptist Church (D), Holy Child Catholic Church (E), First Baptist Church of Dumas (F), First Assembly of God Church (G), Dumas Church of Christ (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Dumas: Memorial Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Executive Inn (310 Highway 65 South), Pendleton Inn (167 Pendleton Lane), Days Inn (501 Highway 65 South), Dumas-Days Inn (501 Highway 65 S), Econo Lodge Inn & Suites (722 Highway 65 South).

Court: Dumas City - Municipal Court (149 East Waterman Street).

 
Desha County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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

DUMAS WATERWORKS (Population served: 5777, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2003, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2002, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In DEC-2003, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR)
GARRETT BRIDGE WATER ASSOC (Population served: 871, Purch_groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR INADEQUATE REPORTING - Between OCT-01-2005 and DEC-08-2005, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-08-2005)
KELSO-ROHWER WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 597, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2000, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUN-13-2000), St Public Notif requested (JUN-13-2000)
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2004 and JUN-05-2006, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-05-2006)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2002 and DEC-09-2002, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-09-2002)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between OCT-19-1999 and OCT-18-2000, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Formal NOV issued (APR-10-2000), Fed FAO issued (MAY-18-2000), Fed Compliance achieved (OCT-18-2000)
  • One minor monitoring violation
MITCHELLVILLE WATERWORKS (Population served: 497, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between JUL-2004 and SEP-2004, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-11-2004), St Compliance achieved (MAR-01-2006)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 35.6%
(10.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 48.9% for Black residents, 90.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 66.7% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Arkansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  69.0%
Whole state:  67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.3%
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: 0.5% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Dumas, AR


46 people in nursing homes in 2000

Dumas compared to Arkansas state average:

Dumas, Arkansas environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.


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Banks with branches in Dumas (2011 data):

  • Merchants and Farmers Bank: Downtown Branch at 130 West Waterman Street, branch established on 2006/02/06; Merchants And Farmers Bank at 500 Highway 65 South, branch established on 1909/05/10. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $95.6 mil, Deposits: $86.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: M & F Financial Corporation
  • Simmons First Bank of South Arkansas: Simmons First Bank Of Dumas Branch at Highway 65 Near Highway 54, branch established on 1974/03/04. Info updated 2011/01/04: Bank assets: $190.7 mil, Deposits: $162.7 mil, headquarters in Lake Village, AR, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Simmons First National Corporation
  • Bank of Star City: Damas Branch at 265 Highway 65 South, branch established on 1989/11/20. Info updated 2011/09/12: Bank assets: $104.4 mil, Deposits: $83.5 mil, headquarters in Star City, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Star City Bancshares, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Dumas, Arkansas:

  • Econo Lodge Inn & Suites, 722 Hwy 65 S, Dumas, AR 71639 , Phone: (870) 382-2707, Fax: (870) 382-2836
  • Days Inn Of Dumas, 501 Hwy 65 S, Dumas, AR 71639 , Phone: (870) 382-4449, Fax: (870) 382-4449
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Dumas, Arkansas

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Dumas travel time to work - commute


Dumas mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (54%)
  • Electricity (45%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Dumas city (based on Desha County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 62.23%
Here62.2%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchAmerican Baptist AssociationAssemblies of GodBaptist Missionary Association of America
Adherents55.0%12.2%5.9%5.7%4.0%
Congregations30.4%10.9%6.5%15.2%4.3%
NameChurch of the NazareneCatholic ChurchChurches of ChristChristian Churches and Churches of ChristOther
Adherents3.3%3.2%2.3%1.5%6.9%
Congregations2.2%4.3%4.3%2.2%19.6%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Desha County:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Desha County:

1.45 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Desha County:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.0%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Desha County:

33.6%
Arkansas:

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

14.7%
State:

13.6%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 7$13,242$22,7010$0
Other Government Administration 2$8,187$49,1220$0
Judicial and Legal 2$4,738$28,4280$0
Police Protection - Officers 14$33,139$28,4051$674
Police - Other 6$10,135$20,2700$0
Correction 10$16,139$19,3671$752
Streets and Highways 4$8,478$25,4340$0
Health 9$29,811$39,74811$3,021
Solid Waste Management 11$17,639$19,2430$0
Water Supply 5$13,128$31,5070$0
Totals for Government 70$154,636$26,50913$4,447

Dumas government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,010,000 ($222.81)
    Financial Administration: $658,000 ($145.16)
    Water Utilities: $487,000 ($107.43)
    Sewerage: $354,000 ($78.09)
    Regular Highways: $329,000 ($72.58)
    Solid Waste Management: $302,000 ($66.62)
    General - Other: $194,000 ($42.80)
    Health Services - Other: $165,000 ($36.40)
    Fire Protection: $55,000 ($12.13)
    Parks & Recreation: $44,000 ($9.71)
    Air Transportation: $33,000 ($7.28)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $352,000 ($77.65)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $44,000 ($9.71)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,335,000 ($294.51)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $42,000 ($9.27)

Dumas government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $1,274,000 ($281.05)
    Sewerage: $289,000 ($63.75)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $478,000 ($105.45)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $316,000 ($69.71)
    Interest Earnings: $273,000 ($60.23)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $354,000 ($78.09)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $337,000 ($74.34)
    All Other: $216,000 ($47.65)
  • Tax - Property: $1,842,000 ($406.35)
    NEC: $43,000 ($9.49)

Dumas government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $784,000 ($172.95)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $8,014,000 ($1767.92)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $7,048,000 ($1554.82)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $708,000 ($156.19)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $966,000 ($213.10)
    Water Utilities: $76,000 ($16.77)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,053,000 ($452.90)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $3,781,000 ($834.11)

5.93% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($21,630 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.93%
Arkansas average:

7.98%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Drew County, AR  0.56% ($31,308 average AGI)
from Lincoln County, AR  0.56% ($16,885)
from Pulaski County, AR  0.56% ($18,346)


7.21% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,831 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.21%
Arkansas average:

7.29%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Drew County, AR  0.98% ($27,739 average AGI)
to Pulaski County, AR  0.94% ($25,886)
to Jefferson County, AR  0.75% ($19,114)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dumas:

  • KDDA (1560 AM; daytime; 1 kW; DUMAS, AR; Owner: METRO BIRCH ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KPBA (1270 AM; 5 kW; PINE BLUFF, AR; Owner: METRO BIRCH ENTERPRISES, INC)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KMTL (760 AM; daytime; 10 kW; SHERWOOD, AR; Owner: GEORGE V. DOMERESE)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dumas:

  • KAFN (102.5 FM; GOULD, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXFE (106.9 FM; DUMAS, AR; Owner: METRO BIRCH ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KMSX (94.9 FM; MAUMELLE, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KDEW-FM (97.3 FM; DE WITT, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KHBM-FM (93.7 FM; MONTICELLO, AR; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KGPQ (99.9 FM; MONTICELLO, AR; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KXSA-FM (103.1 FM; DERMOTT, AR; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Dumas:

  • KATV (Channel 7; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: KATV, LLC)
  • KETS (Channel 2; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • KASN (Channel 38; PINE BLUFF, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Dumas, Arkansas:
  • Fatal accident count: 12
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 18
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 4
  • Fatalities: 12
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 35
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 2
Arkansas average:
  • Fatal accident count: 79
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 119
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 31
  • Fatalities: 87
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 203
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 9

See more detailed statistics of Dumas fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Dumas, AR)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • At Kxfe Site Hwy 54 W, (Lat: 33.890917 Lon: -91.527333), Overall height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WMF483, Licensee ID: L01589859
    Assigned Frequencies: 948.750 MHz, 949.250 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/24/1992, Expiration Date: 06/01/2020
    Registrant: Arkansas County Broadcasters, Inc., P.O. Box 789 Highway 64 West, Wynne, AR 72396
  • STATION, Near Hwy 54 0.7 Mi Nw Of (Lat: 33.898139 Lon: -91.514556), Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WNEX511
    Assigned Frequencies: 1975.00 MHz, 1955.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/20/1999, Expiration Date: 06/21/2009, Cancellation Date: 12/15/2000
    Registrant: Phone: (501) 221-8200
  • STATION, E15 Dumas Headquarters 2.7 Mi N On Hwy 65 (Lat: 33.931472 Lon: -91.518167), Overall height: 25.9 m, Call Sign: WNEX603
    Assigned Frequencies: 1895.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/20/1999, Expiration Date: 06/23/2009, Cancellation Date: 12/18/2000
    Registrant: Phone: (501) 221-8200

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • Mile 21 On Arkansas River (Lat: 33.980667 Lon: -91.355667), Type: Tower, Call Sign: KZV779, Licensee ID: L00538239
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 156.900 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/05/2012, Expiration Date: 06/04/2022, Certifier: Raymond D Mannis
    Registrant: Bruce Oakley Inc Dba Oakley Pendleton Warehouse
  • Dumas Memorial Airport (Lat: 33.882056 Lon: -91.531500), Call Sign: WRLB3284
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.30551 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/08/1997, Expiration Date: 09/08/2002, Cancellation Date: 12/08/2002
    Registrant: City Of Dumas, 155 E Waterman, Dumas, AR 71639

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Businesses in Dumas, AR
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Pizza Hut1
Baskin-Robbins1RadioShack1
Days Inn1SONIC Drive-In1
Econo Lodge1Subway1
H&R Block1True Value1
McDonald's1U-Haul1
Nike2

Dumas on our top lists:

  • #36 on the list of "Top 100 cities with declining populations from 2000 to 2008 (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of rapes in 2006 per 10,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data"
  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of robberies in 2006 per 10,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data"
  • #37 (71639) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of African first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
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  • Roger Alan Mason (2)

Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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