Fouke, Arkansas

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Population in 2019: 878 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +7.9%
 
Males: 403  (45.9%)
Females: 475  (54.1%)
Median resident age:

33.1 years
Arkansas median age:

38.8 years

Zip codes: 71837.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $28,229 (it was $25,192 in 2000)
Fouke:

$28,229
AR:

$48,952

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $11,109 (it was $11,075 in 2000)

Fouke town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $76,519 (it was $29,600 in 2000)
Fouke:

$76,519
AR:

$136,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $64,888; detached houses: $93,010; mobile homes: $33,497

Median gross rent in 2019: $630.

March 2019 cost of living index in Fouke: 78.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 30.2%
(25.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Fouke, AR (2019)
    • 67182.6%White alone
    • 465.7%Two or more races
    • 445.4%American Indian alone
    • 253.1%Black alone
    • 101.2%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Arkansas and other state lists, there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Fouke, Arkansas as of February 06, 2023.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Fouke is 83 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (52.5%), Irish (7.8%), Italian (2.1%), English (1.9%), Cajun (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 313 feet

Land area: 1.05 square miles.

Population density: 839 people per square mile   (low).

Fouke, Arkansas map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $211 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $321 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bossier City, LA (52.6 miles , pop. 56,461).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (55.3 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (171.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Garland, AR (3.5 miles ),
Bloomburg, TX (3.6 miles ),
Domino, TX (3.6 miles),
Texarkana, AR (3.8 miles ),
Texarkana, TX (4.0 miles ),
Queen City, TX (4.2 miles ),
Wake Village, TX (4.2 miles ),
Bradley, AR (4.2 miles )

Latitude: 33.26 N, Longitude: 93.89 W

Area code: 870

Distribution of median household income in Fouke, AR in 2019
Distribution of house value in Fouke, AR in 2019
Fouke satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.2%
Arkansas:

5.7%
Population change in the 1990s: +185 (+29.4%).
Most common industries in Fouke, AR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (11.9%)
  • Construction (11.0%)
  • Health care (8.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.9%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.7%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (4.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (18.7%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (8.0%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (7.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.0%)
  • Educational services (6.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.9%)
  • Truck transportation (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (19.8%)
  • Health care (15.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.9%)
  • Public administration (6.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.6%)
Most common occupations in Fouke, AR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.9%)
  • Cashiers (6.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.0%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.1%)
  • Cashiers (6.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.3%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (8.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.1%)
  • Cashiers (6.1%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.3%)

Average climate in Fouke, Arkansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Fouke, Arkansas average temperatures Fouke, Arkansas average precipitation Fouke, Arkansas humidity Fouke, Arkansas wind speed Fouke, Arkansas snowfall Fouke, Arkansas sunshine Fouke, Arkansas clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 69.6. This is about average.

City:

69.6
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.99. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.99
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Fouke-area historical tornado activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 106% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/12/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 34.0 miles away from the Fouke town center killed one person and injured 5 people.

On 12/19/1957, a category F4 tornado 37.3 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 9 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fouke-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Arkansas state average. It is 428% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 227.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 278.8 miles away from the city center
On 5/17/2012 at 08:12:00, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 96.5 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) earthquake occurred 163.3 miles away from the city center
On 2/28/2011 at 05:00:50, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MW, Depth: 2.0 mi) earthquake occurred 164.2 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) earthquake occurred 165.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Miller County (15) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 9, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fouke topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Fouke:

  • DAVITA - MILLER COUNTY DIALYSIS UNIT (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; TEXARKANA, AR)
  • ARKANSAS CONV CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; TEXARKANA, AR)
  • ARKANSAS NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; TEXARKANA, AR)
  • HERITAGE HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; TEXARKANA, AR)
  • VAMANA, INC (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; TEXARKANA, AR)
  • MILLER COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; TEXARKANA, AR)
  • CHRISTUS ST MICHAEL HOSPICE ARKANSAS (Hospital, about 15 miles away; TEXARKANA, AR)

Amtrak station near Fouke:

  • 15 miles: TEXARKANA (100 E. FRONT ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fouke:

  • Texarkana College (about 17 miles; Texarkana, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,629)
  • Southern Arkansas University Main Campus (about 38 miles; Magnolia, AR; FT enrollment: 3,005)
  • Southern University at Shreveport (about 50 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 2,277)
  • Bossier Parish Community College (about 52 miles; Bossier City, LA; FT enrollment: 6,209)
  • Louisiana State University-Shreveport (about 59 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 3,159)
  • Northeast Texas Community College (about 59 miles; Mount Pleasant, TX; FT enrollment: 2,320)
  • LeTourneau University (about 74 miles; Longview, TX; FT enrollment: 2,357)

Public high school in Fouke:

Public elementary/middle schools in Fouke:

  • PAULETTE SMITH MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 400 PANTHER DR, Grades: 6-8)
  • FOUKE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 370 E RED CUT RD, Grades: PK-5)
See full list of schools located in Fouke

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Fouke: Fouke Police Department (A), Fouke City Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Miller 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 Fouke and their reported violations in the past:

FOUKE WATERWORKS (Population served: 975, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-07-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAY-12-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-30-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-02-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Treatment Technique No Certif. Operator - In MAY-01-2014, Contaminant: DBP Stage 1
  • Treatment Technique No Certif. Operator - In APR-01-2014, Contaminant: DBP Stage 1. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-03-2014)
  • Treatment Technique No Certif. Operator - In MAR-01-2014, Contaminant: DBP Stage 1. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-01-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-07-2014)
  • Treatment Technique No Certif. Operator - In FEB-01-2014, Contaminant: DBP Stage 1. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-09-2014), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-01-2014)
  • Treatment Technique No Certif. Operator - In JAN-01-2014, Contaminant: DBP Stage 1. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-20-2014), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-01-2014)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • 4 other older monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.8 people
Arkansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

74.3%
Whole state:

67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

8.7%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Fouke (2011 data):

  • Commercial National Bank of Texarkana: Fouke Branch at U.S. Highway 71 And Redcut Road, branch established on 1974/02/19. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $193.9 mil, Deposits: $176.9 mil, headquarters in Texarkana, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Commercial Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Fouke:

Marital status in Fouke, AR
  • Never married: 26.5%
  • Now married: 40.2%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 9.8%
  • Divorced: 20.0%

For population 25 years and over in Fouke:

  • High school or higher: 79.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.2%
  • Unemployed: 7.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
Arkansas average:

11.4

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Fouke, AR (based on Miller County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant19,93070
Mainline Protestant2,87911
Black Protestant2,03811
Catholic1,4041
Other21
None17,209-
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: 10
This county:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.93 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
This county:

4.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
Miller County:

5.14 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

6.66 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

12.8%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Miller County:

34.2%
State:

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

18.6%
Arkansas:

13.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Fouke:

50.1%
Arkansas:

48.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fouke:

39.6%
State:

44.2%

Average BMI:
Fouke:

28.1
Arkansas:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

42.6%
State:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Fouke:

11.7%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Fouke:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

28.9%
Arkansas:

34.0%

General health condition:
Fouke:

40.4%
Arkansas:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Fouke:

79.3%
Arkansas:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fouke, AR Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 10$14,024$16,8290$0
Financial Administration 6$6,933$13,8663$3,522
Sewerage 2$2,214$13,2840$0
Water Supply 2$2,214$13,2840$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 3$4,069
Totals for Government 20$25,386$15,2326$7,591

Fouke government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $51,000 ($58.09)
    Regular Highways: $32,000 ($36.45)
    Sewerage: $16,000 ($18.22)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $137,000 ($156.04)
    Water Utilities: $107,000 ($121.87)
    Local Fire Protection: $74,000 ($84.28)
    Central Staff Services: $68,000 ($77.45)
    Sewerage: $60,000 ($68.34)
    Regular Highways: $48,000 ($54.67)
    Solid Waste Management: $31,000 ($35.31)
    General - Other: $18,000 ($20.50)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $16,000 ($18.22)
    Financial Administration: $16,000 ($18.22)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000 ($4.56)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $65,000 ($74.03)
    Parks and Recreation: $27,000 ($30.75)
    Water Utilities: $9,000 ($10.25)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $14,000 ($15.95)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $25,000 ($28.47)

Fouke government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $92,000 ($104.78)
    Solid Waste Management: $48,000 ($54.67)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $157,000 ($178.82)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $25,000 ($28.47)
    General Revenue - Other: $15,000 ($17.08)
    Special Assessments: $2,000 ($2.28)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($1.14)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $173,000 ($197.04)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $54,000 ($61.50)
    Other: $38,000 ($43.28)
    General Local Government Support: $17,000 ($19.36)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $116,000 ($132.12)
    Property: $48,000 ($54.67)
    Public Utilities Sales: $29,000 ($33.03)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $8,000 ($9.11)

Fouke government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $639,000 ($727.79)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $621,000 ($707.29)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,000 ($20.50)

Fouke government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $739,000 ($841.69)

8.56% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($34,227 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.56%
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 Bowie County, TX  4.27% ($33,553 average AGI)
from Little River County, AR  0.31% ($36,957)
from Hempstead County, AR  0.28% ($28,171)


8.78% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($35,616 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.78%
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 Bowie County, TX  4.43% ($34,837 average AGI)
to Little River County, AR  0.31% ($43,889)
to Dallas County, TX  0.26% ($27,921)

Businesses in Fouke, AR

  • Subway: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Fouke:

  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPYN (900 AM; 10 kW; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KTFS (940 AM; 3 kW; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: ARKLATEX, LLC)
  • KOSY (790 AM; 1 kW; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNCB (1320 AM; 5 kW; VIVIAN, LA; Owner: NORTH CADDO BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KCMC (740 AM; 1 kW; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: ARKLATEX, LLC)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KKTK (1400 AM; 1 kW; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: PETRACOM OF TEXARKANA, L.L.C.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOKA (980 AM; 5 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS - SHREVEPORT, LLC)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fouke:

  • KYGL (106.3 FM; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNRB (100.1 FM; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KTAL-FM (98.1 FM; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS - SHREVEPORT, LLC)
  • KVMA-FM (107.9 FM; MAGNOLIA, AR; Owner: COLUMBIA BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KRMD-FM (101.1 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KHTA (92.5 FM; WAKE VILLAGE, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KKYR-FM (102.5 FM; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFYX (107.1 FM; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: ARKLATEX, LLC)
  • KMJI (93.3 FM; ASHDOWN, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KPWW (95.9 FM; HOOKS, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRUF (94.5 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXKS-FM (93.7 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDAQ (89.9 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: BD. SUP. LA ST. UNIV. & AGRIC. MECH.)
  • KTOY (104.7 FM; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: JO-AL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KNCB-FM (105.3 FM; VIVIAN, LA; Owner: NORTH CADDO BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTKC (92.9 FM; SPRINGHILL, LA; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KJMY (101.7 FM; HOPE, AR; Owner: ARKLATEX, INC.)
  • KTXK (91.5 FM; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: TEXARKANA COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KPGG (103.9 FM; ASHDOWN, AR; Owner: PETRACOM OF TEXARKANA, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Fouke:

  • KTAL-TV (Channel 6; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF LOUISIANA, LLC)
  • KTBS-TV (Channel 3; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: KTBS, INC.)
  • KSLA-TV (Channel 12; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: KSLA, LLC)
  • KMSS-TV (Channel 33; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KLFI-LP (Channel 35; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: BEECH STREET COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KSHV (Channel 45; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: WHITE KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF SHREVEPORT LIC. CORP.)
  • K41EQ (Channel 41; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K30EA (Channel 30; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KLTS-TV (Channel 24; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • K59GO (Channel 59; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

Fouke fatal accident list:

Sep 27, 2003 07:44 AM, Cr 41, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Aug 15, 1997 04:55 PM, Us-71-02, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Oct 19, 1993 07:38 AM, 19, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 34Number of bridges
  • 269ft / 82.5mTotal length
  • $244,000Total costs
  • 120,085Total average daily traffic
  • 1,191Total average daily truck traffic
  • 78,497Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic
New bridges in Fouke, AR - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 11960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 282000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Fouke, AR

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 33.222278 Lon: -93.791111, Call Sign: WQSK289,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.585 MHz, 158.385 MHz, Grant Date: 10/17/2013, Expiration Date: 10/17/2023, Certifier: Dan Peterson, Registrant: Tri-State Communications, 1030 5th Avenue, South Sioux City, NE 68776, Phone: (402) 494-5477, Fax: (402) 494-1420, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • FOUKE, 4.2 Miles South Of Fouke (Lat: 33.201111 Lon: -93.910833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 152.4 m, Call Sign: WLW532,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6123.10 MHz, Grant Date: 03/06/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 08/07/2008, Certifier: David C Jatlow, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 5601 Legacy Drive, Ms: A-3, Plano, TX 75024, Phone: (469) 229-7506, Fax: (469) 229-7295, Email:
  • STATION, G4 Fouke 1.7 Mi E Of (Lat: 33.270944 Lon: -93.859333), Overall height: 94.2 m, Call Sign: WNEX615,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2144.40 MHz, Grant Date: 04/20/1999, Expiration Date: 06/23/2009, Cancellation Date: 06/24/2008, Registrant: Department Of Information Systems, #1 Capitol Mall, Little Rock, AR 72203, Phone: (501) 683-1615, Fax: (501) 682-4310, Email:
  • DODDRIDGE, Rt 1 Box 114-C (Doddridge Cell Site) (Lat: 33.111083 Lon: -93.889972), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 100.2 m, Call Sign: WPXV569,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 6755.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/14/2013, Expiration Date: 06/17/2023, Cancellation Date: 03/06/2015, Certifier: John T Scott Iii, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • G4 FOUKE, 1.8 Mi E (Lat: 33.270944 Lon: -93.859611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.1 m, Call Sign: WQBJ526,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6630.62 MHz, Grant Date: 09/04/2014, Expiration Date: 10/20/2024, Certifier: Dale Saffold, Registrant: Department Of Information Systems, #1 Capitol Mall, Little Rock, AR 72203, Phone: (501) 683-1339, Fax: (501) 682-4310, Email:
  • AWE FOUKE, 4.2 Miles South Of Fouke (Lat: 33.201167 Lon: -93.911000), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 146.3 m, Overall height: 152.4 m, Call Sign: WQRK615,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, Grant Date: 06/05/2013, Expiration Date: 06/05/2023, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Services, Inc., 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • DA08482M, Fouke Cell Site (Lat: 33.270833 Lon: -93.857778), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 103.6 m, Overall height: 106 m, Call Sign: WQVS737,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11345.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz... (+6 more), Grant Date: 04/30/2015, Expiration Date: 04/30/2025, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fouke)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • 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: 8463W, N8463W, N-8463W, Serial Number: 28-2701, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 08/11/1965, Certificate Issue Date: 01/08/2020
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Darrel Littleton, 412 Miller County 459, Fouke, AR 71837, Other Owners: Lloyd Littleton
  • Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR INC AT-400 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P & W R-2000 SERIES (1450 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 3161U, N3161U, N-3161U, Serial Number: 400-0492, Year manufactured: 1983, Airworthiness Date: 02/16/1983, Certificate Issue Date: 04/19/2011
    Registrant (Corporation): Red River Agviation Inc, 4099 Miller County 43, Fouke, AR 71837
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 10/19/2017

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 53. The highest number of fire incidents - 147 took place in 2006, and the least - 21 in 2004. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Fouke, AR When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (71.0%), and Structure Fires (17.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Fouke, AR
    • 63771.0%Outside Fires
    • 16017.8%Structure Fires
    • 738.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 273.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Fouke, AR
Most common first names in Fouke, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3471.9 years
John2772.5 years
Mary2174.4 years
George1572.5 years
William1373.9 years
Robert1269.9 years
Charles1168.4 years
Henry976.5 years
Thomas963.3 years
Roy967.7 years
Most common last names in Fouke, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones3171.5 years
Smith2372.4 years
Coker1975.4 years
Davis1678.7 years
Robertson1280.4 years
Lynn1175.7 years
Combs1174.0 years
Brown1177.8 years
Attaway1081.0 years
Johnson977.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Fouke, AR
  • 58.9%Electricity
  • 41.1%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Fouke, AR
  • 55.3%Utility gas
  • 44.7%Electricity


Fouke 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 below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 4 pilots and 10 other airmen in this city.
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