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Population in 2014: 4,432 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: -15.4%
 
Males: 1,950  (44.0%)
Females: 2,482  (56.0%)
Median resident age:  39.6 years
Arkansas median age:  37.8 years

Zip codes: 71639, 71662.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $22,148 (it was $25,754 in 2000)
Dumas:

$22,148
AR:

$40,511

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,603 (it was $12,727 in 2000)

Dumas city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $49,494 (it was $46,200 in 2000)
Dumas:

$49,494
AR:

$109,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $65,790; Detached houses: $71,335; Mobile homes: $22,248

Median gross rent in 2013: $526.

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  • Races in Dumas, AR (2010)

    Dumas races chart
    • 2,95762.8%Black alone
    • 1,45030.8%White alone
    • 2555.4%Hispanic
    • 220.5%Asian alone
    • 190.4%Two or more races
    • 30.06%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Dumas: 78.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (10.9%), United States (4.6%), German (3.7%), Irish (3.1%), Dutch (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 04/28/1904

Elevation: 166 feet

Land area: 2.96 square miles.

Population density: 1,496 people per square mile   (low).

Dumas,AR real estate house value index trend

Dumas, Arkansas map

For population 25 years and over in Dumas:

  • High school or higher: 77.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.4%
  • Unemployed: 8.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dumas city:

  • Never married: 31.2%
  • Now married: 36.4%
  • Separated: 5.3%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 18.3%

209 residents are foreign born (2.6% Latin America, 1.0% Asia).

This city:

4.0%
Arkansas:

2.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $490 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $338 (0.8%)

Dumas satellite photo by USGS

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
  • 2007: 10 buildings, average cost: $106,200
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $55,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2012: 14 buildings, average cost: $33,000
  • 2013: 17 buildings, average cost: $33,000
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $155,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.89 N, Longitude: 91.49 W

Area code: 870

Dumas household income distribution Dumas home values distribution

Crime rates in Dumas by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0133000001000
per 100,000 0.019.859.859.80.00.00.00.00.021.10.00.00.0
Rapes 3141731121302
per 100,000 56.519.879.819.9142.463.521.821.944.521.164.70.044.4
Robberies 467820116903555
per 100,000 75.3118.5139.6159.6406.8232.8130.7197.40.063.3107.9111.6111.1
Assaults 60N/A584023111461691668
per 100,000 1,129.9N/A1,156.5797.9467.8232.8304.9131.6355.9189.8345.2133.9177.8
Burglaries 8914212446543856482549603346
per 100,000 1,676.12,804.72,472.6917.61,098.2804.21,219.51,052.6556.01,033.31,294.5736.41,022.2
Thefts 21626115162124100122908483564348
per 100,000 4,067.8513.52,293.13,231.62,521.92,116.42,656.81,973.71,868.31,750.31,208.2959.61,066.7
Auto thefts 111818997464857
per 100,000 207.219.8159.5359.1183.0190.5152.487.7133.584.4172.6111.6155.6
Arson 3120114110100
per 100,000 56.519.839.90.020.321.287.121.922.20.021.60.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 614.5568.7764.2588.4543.2336.6334.6273.5240.5275.9318.4165.6240.6

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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 Dumas detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 20 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.44
Arkansas average:

1.99
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.7%
Arkansas:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -424 (-7.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Material moving occupations (22%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (18%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Dumas, Arkansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Dumas-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Arkansas state average. It is 79% 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 near Arkansas state average. It is 77% 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 137.9 miles away from the city center
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 Dumas 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 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 207.7 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 132.3 miles away from Dumas center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 176.1 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 Desha 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, Winter Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, 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 and medical centers in Dumas:

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

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: 3,130)
  • University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (about 40 miles; Pine Bluff, AR; FT enrollment: 2,558)
  • Delta State University (about 45 miles; Cleveland, MS; FT enrollment: 3,304)
  • Coahoma Community College (about 59 miles; Clarksdale, MS; FT enrollment: 2,284)
  • Mississippi Delta Community College (about 65 miles; Moorhead, MS; FT enrollment: 2,100)
  • Mississippi Valley State University (about 71 miles; Itta Bena, MS; FT enrollment: 2,233)
  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock (about 76 miles; Little Rock, AR; FT enrollment: 9,227)

Public high schools in Dumas:

  • DUMAS JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 315 S COLLEGE ST, Grades: 7-9)
  • DUMAS HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 709 DAN GILL DR, Grades: 10-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Dumas:

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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
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 37.5%
(10.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 51.8% for Black residents, 79.2% 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
46 people in nursing homes in 2000

Dumas, Arkansas environmental map by EPA

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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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Arkansas average:

11.8

Dumas travel time to work - commute Dumas mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,17332
Black Protestant1,38010
Mainline Protestant8567
Catholic822
Other341
None4,483-
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: 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%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.1%
Arkansas:

47.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Dumas:

41.3%
Arkansas:

43.3%

Average BMI:
Dumas:

29.5
Arkansas:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.7%
Arkansas:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Dumas:

12.9%
State:

11.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Arkansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.9%
Arkansas:

34.0%

General health condition:
This city:

50.5%
Arkansas:

53.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Dumas:

79.4%
Arkansas:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Dumas, AR Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 6$11,439$22,8780$0
Other Government Administration 1$4,088$49,0560$0
Judicial and Legal 2$4,203$25,2180$0
Police Protection - Officers 12$27,249$27,2491$841
Police - Other 0$0 4$8,516
Streets and Highways 4$8,552$25,6560$0
Health 13$26,246$24,2270$0
Solid Waste Management 8$11,833$17,7500$0
Sewerage 5$10,031$24,0740$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,073$36,8761$660
Totals for Government 52$106,714$24,6266$10,017

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,010,000 ($227.89)
    Financial Administration: $658,000 ($148.47)
    Water Utilities: $487,000 ($109.88)
    Sewerage: $354,000 ($79.87)
    Regular Highways: $329,000 ($74.23)
    Solid Waste Management: $302,000 ($68.14)
    General - Other: $194,000 ($43.77)
    Health Services - Other: $165,000 ($37.23)
    Fire Protection: $55,000 ($12.41)
    Parks & Recreation: $44,000 ($9.93)
    Air Transportation: $33,000 ($7.45)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $352,000 ($79.42)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $44,000 ($9.93)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,335,000 ($301.22)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $42,000 ($9.48)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $1,274,000 ($287.45)
    Sewerage: $289,000 ($65.21)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $478,000 ($107.85)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $316,000 ($71.30)
    Interest Earnings: $273,000 ($61.60)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $354,000 ($79.87)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $337,000 ($76.04)
    All Other: $216,000 ($48.74)
  • Tax - Property: $1,842,000 ($415.61)
    NEC: $43,000 ($9.70)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $784,000 ($176.90)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $8,014,000 ($1808.21)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $7,048,000 ($1590.25)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $708,000 ($159.75)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $966,000 ($217.96)
    Water Utilities: $76,000 ($17.15)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,053,000 ($463.22)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $3,781,000 ($853.11)

5.59% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($23,546 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.59%
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 Drew County, AR  0.68% ($21,552 average AGI)
from Pulaski County, AR  0.65% ($25,607)
from Chicot County, AR  0.49% ($24,762)


7.27% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,604 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.27%
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 Drew County, AR  0.87% ($51,368 average AGI)
to Pulaski County, AR  0.85% ($23,432)
to Jefferson County, AR  0.66% ($25,897)

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.)
Dumas fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Dumas fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • 13,023Total average daily traffic
  • 2,191Total average daily truck traffic
  • 17,338Total future (year 2007) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

21 (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:

5
  • 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 MHzGrant Date: 11/24/1992, Expiration Date: 06/01/2020Registrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 04/20/1999, Expiration Date: 06/21/2009, Cancellation Date: 12/15/2000Registrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 04/20/1999, Expiration Date: 06/23/2009, Cancellation Date: 12/18/2000Registrant: Phone: (501) 221-8200
  • Dumas Site, 90 Reed Rd (Lat: 33.881861 Lon: -91.497361), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQUY619
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6004.50 MHzGrant Date: 11/18/2014, Expiration Date: 11/18/2024, Certifier: Mark L Stevenson Mr.Registrant: Nexus Systems Inc., 363 Venable Lane, Monroe, LA 71203, Phone: (318) 323-5578, Email:
  • AR01812C, Highway 175 (Lat: 33.885000 Lon: -91.460000), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 76.8 m, Overall height: 83.5 m, Call Sign: WQXJ845
    Assigned Frequencies: 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHzGrant Date: 03/28/2016, Expiration Date: 03/28/2026, Certifier: David WerblowRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

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 MHzGrant Date: 06/05/2012, Expiration Date: 06/04/2022, Certifier: Raymond D MannisRegistrant: Bruce Oakley Inc Dba Oakley Pendleton Warehouse
  • Dumas Memorial Airport (Lat: 33.882056 Lon: -91.531500), Call Sign: WRLB3284
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.30551 MHzGrant Date: 09/08/1997, Expiration Date: 09/08/2002, Cancellation Date: 12/08/2002Registrant: 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:

7
  • Aircraft: WILLIAMS JOHN B CX4 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: VOLKSWAGEN CONVERSION (36 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 236CX , Serial Number: 236, Year manufactured: 2009, Airworthiness Date: 10/17/2009
    Registrant (Individual): Charles K Farmer, 26051 State Highway 54, Dumas, AR 71639
  • Aircraft: LOYD GERALD WAYNE RV-4 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3143W , Serial Number: 1920, Year manufactured: 1991, Airworthiness Date: 01/17/1992
    Registrant (Individual): Marion S Loyd, 313 Adams St, Dumas, AR 71639
  • Aircraft: MAULE M-4-180V (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-360-C1F (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 55033 , Serial Number: 47002T, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 03/26/2014
    Registrant (Corporation): Kase LLC, 26051 Highway 54, Dumas, AR 71639
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182T (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540-AB1A5 (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6020F , Serial Number: 18281814, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 05/10/2006
    Registrant (Corporation): Jlh Farms Inc, 206 Hill Ln, Dumas, AR 71639
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150L (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6552G , Serial Number: 15072052, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 09/04/1970
    Registrant (Individual): Deloyd Rankin, 9 Rice Pl, Dumas, AR 71639
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7164W , Serial Number: 28-973, Year manufactured: 1963
    Registrant (Corporation): J L H Farms Inc, 206 Hill Ln, Dumas, AR 71639
  • Aircraft: EADS PZL WARSZAWA-OKECIE SA PZL-104MA WILGA 2000 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540-K1B5 (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7777X , Serial Number: 00050019, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 05/19/2009
    Registrant (Corporation): Kase LLC, 26051 Hwy 54, Dumas, AR 71639

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

DUMAS WATERWORKS (Population served: 5,770, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-08-2011), St Public Notif received (JUN-16-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-28-2011)
GARRETT BRIDGE WATER ASSOC (Population served: 815, Purch groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-03-2012), St Public Notif received (FEB-23-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-08-2012)

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

  • MITCHELLVILLE WATERWORKS (Population served: 475, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Dumas, Arkansas:

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (54%)
  • Electricity (45%)
  • Other fuel (0%)
Businesses in Dumas, AR
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Nike2
Baskin-Robbins1Pizza Hut1
Circle K1RadioShack1
Days Inn1SONIC Drive-In1
Econo Lodge1Subway1
H&R Block1True Value1
McDonald's1U-Haul1

Dumas compared to Arkansas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
There are 11 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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