Grannis, Arkansas

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Population in 2014: 564 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.9%
 
Males: 287  (51.1%)
Females: 277  (48.9%)
Median resident age:  46.3 years
Arkansas median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 71944, 71973.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $37,088 (it was $29,083 in 2000)
Grannis:

$37,088
AR:

$44,334

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $18,850 (it was $14,642 in 2000)

Grannis city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $58,909 (it was $44,300 in 2000)
Grannis:

$58,909
AR:

$123,300

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $93,418; Detached houses: $117,013; Mobile homes: $46,366

Median gross rent in 2016: $431.

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  • Races in Grannis, AR (2010)

    Grannis races chart
    • 37267.1%White alone
    • 14225.6%Hispanic
    • 274.9%American Indian alone
    • 91.6%Black alone
    • 40.7%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Grannis: 77.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (10.1%), Irish (6.7%), English (5.4%), German (3.4%), French (2.7%), Norwegian (1.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 936 feet

Land area: 8.64 square miles.

Population density: 65 people per square mile   (very low).

Grannis,AR real estate house value index trend

Grannis, Arkansas map

For population 25 years and over in Grannis:

  • High school or higher: 72.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 8.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Grannis city:

  • Never married: 27.2%
  • Now married: 51.3%
  • Separated: 3.9%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 10.4%

124 residents are foreign born (17.4% Latin America).

This city:

17.4%
Arkansas:

4.7%



According to our research of Arkansas and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Grannis, Arkansas as of December 10, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Grannis to the number of sex offenders is 356 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $373 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $273 (0.5%)

Grannis satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Smith, AR (78.2 miles , pop. 80,268).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (126.6 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (173.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Wickes, AR (2.1 miles ), Gillham, AR (2.2 miles) , Vandervoort, AR (3.2 miles) , De Queen, AR (3.7 miles ), Cove, AR (3.8 miles ), Hatfield, AR (4.2 miles ), Dierks, AR (4.4 miles ), Eagletown, OK (4.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $150,000

Latitude: 34.24 N, Longitude: 94.33 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 870

Grannis household income distribution Grannis home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.7%
Arkansas:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +69 (+13.6%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (45%)
  • Construction (18%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (2%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (24%)
  • Management occupations (20%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (4%)
  • Production occupations (32%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Grannis, Arkansas

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Tornado activity:

Grannis-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Arkansas state average. It is 55% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1982, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 21.5 miles away from the Grannis city center injured 29 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/21/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.5 miles away from the city center killed 7 people and injured 9 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Grannis-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 76% 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 136.7 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 138.5 miles away from Grannis center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 123.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 246.6 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 300.6 miles away from Grannis center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 237.9 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 Polk County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 8, Winter Storms: 4, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Grannis topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Grannis:

  • BROOKEWOOD NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; DE QUEEN, AR)
  • DE QUEEN MEDICAL CENTER, INC Critical Access Hospitals (about 14 miles away; DE QUEEN, AR)
  • 1SEVIER HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; DE QUEEN, AR)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Grannis:

  • Texarkana College (about 57 miles; Texarkana, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,629)
  • Carl Albert State College (about 58 miles; Poteau, OK; FT enrollment: 2,041)
  • National Park Community College (about 72 miles; Hot Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,237)
  • Henderson State University (about 73 miles; Arkadelphia, AR; FT enrollment: 3,528)
  • University of Arkansas-Fort Smith (about 80 miles; Fort Smith, AR; FT enrollment: 6,103)
  • Paris Junior College (about 81 miles; Paris, TX; FT enrollment: 3,875)
  • Northeast Texas Community College (about 85 miles; Mount Pleasant, TX; FT enrollment: 2,320)

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Notable locations in Grannis: Grannis Police Department (A), Grannis Fire Station 1 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Grannis include: Grannis Baptist Church (A), United Church of Grannis (B), Holly Grove Missionary Baptist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Holly Grove Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 64.9. This is about average.

City:

64.9
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 38.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

38.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.96. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.96
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 28.6%
(28.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 91.5% for American Indian residents, 27.0% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.8 people
Arkansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  72.4%
Whole state:  67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.1%
Whole state:  5.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.6
Arkansas average:

11.6

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Grannis city (based on Polk County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,78860
Mainline Protestant1,2097
Catholic5701
Other5322
None9,563-
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: 7
Polk County:

3.47 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Polk County:

0.99 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

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

4.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Here:

7.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.9%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Polk County:

28.6%
Arkansas:

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

10.2%
State:

13.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

45.5%
Arkansas:

47.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

40.2%
State:

43.3%

Average BMI:
Grannis:

28.5
State:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.8%
Arkansas:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.3%
Arkansas:

11.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Grannis:

6.8
Arkansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

31.2%
Arkansas:

34.0%

General health condition:
Grannis:

51.7%
Arkansas:

53.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Grannis:

77.0%
State:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Grannis, 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
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$1,660
Police Protection - Officers 5$11,150$26,7608$2,706
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$1,489
Water Supply 3$5,056$20,2241$793
Totals for Government 8$16,206$24,30913$6,648

5.73% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,384 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.73%
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 Sevier County, AR  0.38% ($24,833 average AGI)
from Sebastian County, AR  0.26% ($18,938)
from Scott County, AR  0.19% ($23,750)


6.00% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,000 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.00%
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 Sebastian County, AR  0.43% ($32,630 average AGI)
to Sevier County, AR  0.40% ($26,360)
to Garland County, AR  0.33% ($56,476)

Strongest AM radio stations in Grannis:

  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWXI (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; GLENWOOD, AR; Owner: PGR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KPYN (900 AM; 10 kW; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KENA (1450 AM; 1 kW; MENA, AR; Owner: OUACHITA BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KBHS (590 AM; 5 kW; HOT SPRINGS, AR; Owner: J & A, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Grannis:

  • KDQN-FM (92.1 FM; DE QUEEN, AR; Owner: JAY W. BUNYARD & ANNE W. BUNYARD)
  • KKBI (106.1 FM; BROKEN BOW, OK; Owner: J.D.C. RADIO, INC.)
  • KTTG (96.3 FM; MENA, AR; Owner: PEARSON BROADCASTING OF MENA, INC.)
  • KOMS (107.3 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KQOR (105.3 FM; MENA, AR; Owner: OUACHITA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KZBB (97.9 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRWA-FM (103.1 FM; WALDRON, AR; Owner: PHARIS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMAG (99.1 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTCS-FM (99.9 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: BIG CHIEF BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K204EW (88.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K219CN (91.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KARG (91.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KENA-FM (102.1 FM; MENA, AR; Owner: OUACHITA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBPU (88.7 FM; DE QUEEN, AR; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Grannis:

  • K08KF (Channel 8; De QUEEN, AR; Owner: FIRST ASSEMBLY OF GOD)
  • Grannis, Arkansas
  • Fatal accident count8
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents12
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:1
  • Fatalities9
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents21
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Arkansas average
  • Fatal accident count86
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents130
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons34
  • Fatalities94
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents226
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents10
See more detailed statistics of Grannis fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 3,400Total average daily traffic
  • 34Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,236Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Grannis)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 2 Mi S Of Grannis On Cr 1 (Lat: 34.219833 Lon: -94.348833), Type: Tank, Structure height: 7 m, Overall height: 10 m, Call Sign: WPMW882
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.275 MHzGrant Date: 03/03/1999, Expiration Date: 03/03/2004, Cancellation Date: 05/16/2004, Certifier: Don StempleRegistrant: Us Filter Control Systems, 3770 N Dunlap St, Arden Hills, MN 55112, Fax: (651) 481-8297
  • 2 Mi S Of Grannis On Cr 1 (Lat: 34.219833 Lon: -94.348833), Type: Tank, Structure height: 7 m, Overall height: 10 m, Call Sign: WQJC978
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.275 MHzGrant Date: 07/29/2008, Expiration Date: 07/29/2018, Certifier: Brian MartzRegistrant: Sevier County Water Association, Dequeen, AR 71832-0700, Phone: (870) 642-5289, Fax: (870) 642-6484, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3732C , Serial Number: 13603, Airworthiness Date: 01/24/1957
    Registrant (Corporation): Sam Riggs Flying Service Inc, Po Box 102, Grannis, AR 71944

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

  • GRANNIS WATERWORKS (Population served: 530, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Most common first names in Grannis, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1068.6 years
William979.5 years
John485.5 years
Mary379.3 years
Richard367.9 years
Roy367.7 years
Thelma368.4 years
Dale256.0 years
Harold268.5 years
Branch267.0 years
Most common last names in Grannis, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones968.1 years
Frachiseur978.1 years
Baker692.7 years
Tucker665.8 years
Gentry569.8 years
Bryant471.3 years
Evans487.7 years
Smith473.5 years
Turner472.0 years
Wilson467.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (67%)
  • Utility gas (20%)
  • Wood (7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)

Grannis compared to Arkansas 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
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