Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas

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Population in 2017: 2,126 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -6.7%
 
Males: 981  (46.2%)
Females: 1,145  (53.8%)
Median resident age:

52.6 years
Arkansas median age:

38.1 years

Zip codes: 72512.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $29,730 (it was $26,714 in 2000)
Horseshoe Bend:

$29,730
AR:

$45,869

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $18,291 (it was $18,987 in 2000)

Horseshoe Bend city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $70,051 (it was $58,100 in 2000)
Horseshoe Bend:

$70,051
AR:

$128,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $88,268; detached houses: $104,049; mobile homes: $17,111

Median gross rent in 2017: $703.

March 2019 cost of living index in Horseshoe Bend: 79.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 30.8%
(28.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 78.2% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Horseshoe Bend, AR (2010)
    • 2,07394.9%White alone
    • 642.9%Hispanic
    • 331.5%Two or more races
    • 60.3%American Indian alone
    • 30.1%Asian alone
    • 30.1%Other race alone
    • 20.09%Black alone

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



According to our research of Arkansas and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas as of May 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Horseshoe Bend is 359 to 1.


Crime rates in Horseshoe Bend by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(87.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(134.8)
1
(45.4)
1
(46.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(45.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(87.2)
1
(43.2)
1
(43.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(90.9)
2
(93.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
9
(392.5)
26
(1,124)
8
(350.6)
9
(407.6)
10
(451.9)
7
(314.5)
12
(545.2)
16
(745.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
21
(915.8)
39
(1,686)
18
(788.8)
21
(951.1)
23
(1,039)
11
(494.2)
13
(590.6)
18
(838.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(87.2)
3
(129.7)
1
(43.8)
1
(45.3)
1
(45.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(46.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(43.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(45.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)88.5165.2138.570.290.4149.6116.3145.4

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City-data.com crime index in Horseshoe Bend, AR

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.33
Arkansas average:

2.16
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Ancestries: American (26.4%), German (10.0%), Irish (8.1%), Polish (4.8%), English (2.9%), Scotch-Irish (2.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 870 feet

Land area: 13.4 square miles.

Population density: 159 people per square mile   (very low).

Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas map

60 residents are foreign born (2.2% Europe, 0.3% Asia).

This city:

2.5%
Arkansas:

4.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $490 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $480 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jonesboro, AR (64.8 miles , pop. 55,515).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (125.7 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (372.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Franklin, AR (1.9 miles),
Ash Flat, AR (2.8 miles ),
Oxford, AR (3.1 miles ),
Cherokee Village, AR (3.3 miles ),
Salem, AR (3.3 miles ),
Evening Shade, AR (3.6 miles ),
Highland, AR (3.6 miles ),
Melbourne, AR (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 36.22 N, Longitude: 91.74 W

Area code: 870

Distribution of median household income in Horseshoe Bend, AR in 2017
Distribution of house value in Horseshoe Bend, AR in 2017
Horseshoe Bend satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $139,900
  • 1998: 10 buildings, average cost: $132,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $92,200
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $104,800
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $99,600
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $119,400
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $157,000
  • 2005: 10 buildings, average cost: $189,900
  • 2006: 14 buildings, average cost: $161,300
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $164,200
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $258,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $450,000
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $200,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Horseshoe Bend, AR residents
Average permit cost in Horseshoe Bend, AR
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.9%
Arkansas:

3.4%
Population change in the 1990s: +31 (+1.4%).
Most common industries in Horseshoe Bend, AR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (9.9%)
  • Public administration (8.1%)
  • Health care (8.1%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (7.3%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (6.7%)
  • Educational services (6.7%)
  • Construction (5.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (7.9%)
  • Public administration (7.5%)
  • Educational services (7.5%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (7.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (14.4%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (10.7%)
  • Public administration (8.6%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (6.2%)
  • Educational services (5.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.9%)
Most common occupations in Horseshoe Bend, AR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.3%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.8%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Carpenters (4.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (7.0%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.9%)

Average climate in Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Horseshoe Bend-area historical tornado activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 93% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/14/1996, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.2 miles away from the Horseshoe Bend city center killed 7 people and injured 35 people and caused $3 million in damages.

On 12/24/1982, a category F4 tornado 7.6 miles away from the city center injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Horseshoe Bend-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 73% 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 89.2 miles away from Horseshoe Bend 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 109.5 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 74.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 138.8 miles away from Horseshoe Bend center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 77.4 miles away from Horseshoe Bend center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 111.5 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 Izard County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 15, Tornadoes: 9, Winter Storms: 3, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Horseshoe Bend topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Horseshoe Bend:

  • CROWNPOINT HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (1203 SOUTH BEND DRIVE)
  • NORTH ARKANSAS LIFE CARE CENTER (1203 SOUTH BEND DRIVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Horseshoe Bend:

  • SHARP COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; ASH FLAT, AR)
  • ASH FLAT HEALTHCARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ASH FLAT, AR)
  • FULTON COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; SALEM, AR)
  • LEGACY HOSPICE OF NORTH ARKANSAS (Hospital, about 12 miles away; SALEM, AR)
  • SPRING RIVER HHA (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; SALEM, AR)
  • IZARD COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; MELBOURNE, AR)
  • PIONEER THERAPY AND LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; MELBOURNE, AR)

Airports located in Horseshoe Bend:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Horseshoe Bend:

  • Arkansas State University-Main Campus (about 66 miles; Jonesboro, AR; Full-time enrollment: 12,323)
  • Harding University (about 68 miles; Searcy, AR; FT enrollment: 5,360)
  • Arkansas State University-Beebe (about 80 miles; Beebe, AR; FT enrollment: 3,387)
  • Three Rivers Community College (about 83 miles; Poplar Bluff, MO; FT enrollment: 3,360)
  • University of Central Arkansas (about 89 miles; Conway, AR; FT enrollment: 9,972)
  • Arkansas Tech University (about 101 miles; Russellville, AR; FT enrollment: 9,038)
  • Pulaski Technical College (about 105 miles; North Little Rock, AR; FT enrollment: 8,396)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Horseshoe Bend: Horseshoe Bend Volunteer Fire Department (A), Horseshoe Bend Police Department (B), Arkansas Emergency Transport - Horse Shoe Bend (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Bass Lake (A), North Lake (B), Lodge Lake (C), Crown Lake (D), White Oak Lake (E), Cedar Glade Lake (F), Lake Pioneer (G), Diamond Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Izard County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

HORSESHOE BEND WATERWORKS (Population served: 2,131, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-08-2008), St Public Notif received (AUG-21-2008), St Compliance achieved (JAN-14-2010)
Average household size:
This city:

2.0 people
Arkansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

60.9%
Whole state:

67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

2.8%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
42 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
51 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Horseshoe Bend (2011 data):

  • BancorpSouth Bank: Horseshoe Bend Branch at 103 Commerce Street, branch established on 1905/05/25. Info updated 2007/07/18: Bank assets: $12,990.3 mil, Deposits: $10,863.8 mil, headquarters in Tupelo, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 271 total offices, Holding Company: Bancorpsouth, Inc.
  • First National Banking Company: Horseshoe Bend Branch at 405 Market Street, branch established on 2005/11/16. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $359.8 mil, Deposits: $292.3 mil, headquarters in Ash Flat, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Fnbc Bancorp Inc
  • The First National Bank of Izard County: Horseshoe Bend Branch at South Bend Drive, branch established on 1988/09/19. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $143.7 mil, Deposits: $97.5 mil, headquarters in Calico Rock, AR, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Wyatt Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Horseshoe Bend:

Marital status in Horseshoe Bend, AR
  • Never married: 20.5%
  • Now married: 49.6%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 10.3%
  • Divorced: 17.2%

For population 25 years and over in Horseshoe Bend:

  • High school or higher: 83.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.3%
  • Unemployed: 7.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
Arkansas average:

11.4

Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Horseshoe Bend
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Horseshoe Bend, AR (based on Izard County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,65348
Mainline Protestant78410
Black Protestant1751
Catholic1251
Other111
None6,948-
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: 4
This county:

3.09 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Izard County:

5.41 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Izard County:

5.41 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

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

9.3%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Izard County:

26.7%
Arkansas:

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

11.9%
Arkansas:

13.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

58.9%
Arkansas:

47.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Horseshoe Bend:

54.6%
Arkansas:

43.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.9
Arkansas:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Horseshoe Bend:

16.2%
Arkansas:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Horseshoe Bend:

9.0%
Arkansas:

11.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.2
Arkansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Horseshoe Bend:

36.2%
State:

34.0%

General health condition:
Here:

59.8%
State:

53.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Horseshoe Bend:

73.1%
Arkansas:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Horseshoe Bend, 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
Police Protection - Officers 5$11,863$28,4712$3,133
Streets and Highways 5$10,120$24,2880$0
Water Supply 3$7,065$28,2600$0
Other Government Administration 2$4,326$25,9560$0
Police - Other 1$1,596$19,1526$5,197
Sewerage 1$2,148$25,7760$0
Judicial and Legal 1$1,397$16,7643$1,500
Other and Unallocable 1$1,552$18,6240$0
Local Libraries 0$0 1$199
Firefighters 0$0 1$450
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 19$40,067$25,30513$10,479

Horseshoe Bend government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $311,000 ($146.28)
    Regular Highways: $256,000 ($120.41)
    Water Utilities: $224,000 ($105.36)
    Central Staff Services: $211,000 ($99.25)
    Sewerage: $94,000 ($44.21)
    Local Fire Protection: $88,000 ($41.39)
    Solid Waste Management: $50,000 ($23.52)
    Health - Other: $34,000 ($15.99)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $25,000 ($11.76)
    Libraries: $10,000 ($4.70)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($3.76)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $95,000 ($44.68)
    Water Utilities: $31,000 ($14.58)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $564,000 ($265.29)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $37,000 ($17.40)

Horseshoe Bend government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $106,000 ($49.86)
    Other: $50,000 ($23.52)
    Solid Waste Management: $23,000 ($10.82)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,000 ($0.94)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $32,000 ($15.05)
    Fines and Forfeits: $26,000 ($12.23)
    Interest Earnings: $21,000 ($9.88)
    General Revenue - Other: $11,000 ($5.17)
    Sale of Property: $11,000 ($5.17)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $333,000 ($156.63)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $212,000 ($99.72)
    Highways: $139,000 ($65.38)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $238,000 ($111.95)
    Property: $124,000 ($58.33)
    Public Utilities Sales: $99,000 ($46.57)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $10,000 ($4.70)
    Other License: $1,000 ($0.47)

Horseshoe Bend government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,123,000 ($528.22)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,062,000 ($499.53)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $61,000 ($28.69)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,133,000 ($532.93)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $41,000 ($19.29)

6.77% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($35,588 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.77%
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 Independence County, AR  0.81% ($29,258 average AGI)
from Baxter County, AR  0.70% ($43,222)
from Stone County, AR  0.62% ($26,083)

Strongest AM radio stations in Horseshoe Bend:

  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • KCGS (960 AM; 5 kW; MARSHALL, AR; Owner: SOUTHLAND BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KOTC (830 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KENNETT, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • KMTL (760 AM; daytime; 10 kW; SHERWOOD, AR; Owner: GEORGE V. DOMERESE)
  • KALM (1290 AM; 1 kW; THAYER, MO; Owner: OZARK RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KGFL (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CLINTON, AR; Owner: KING-SULIVAN RADIO)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Horseshoe Bend:

  • KZLE (93.1 FM; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: WRD ENTERTAINMENT, INC.)
  • KOMT (107.5 FM; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR; Owner: MAC PARTNERS)
  • KWOZ (103.3 FM; MOUNTAIN VIEW, AR; Owner: MOUNTAIN VIEW BROADCASTING CORP)
  • KAMS (95.1 FM; MAMMOTH SPRING, AR; Owner: OZARK RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KFCM (98.3 FM; CHEROKEE VILLAGE, AR; Owner: KFCM, INC.)
  • KHOM (100.9 FM; SALEM, AR; Owner: MOUNTAIN LAKES BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KPFM (105.5 FM; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR; Owner: MOUNTAIN HOME RADIO STATION, INC.)
  • KSAR (92.3 FM; THAYER, MO; Owner: BRAGG BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KZIG (89.9 FM; CAVE CITY, AR; Owner: CAVE CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS)
  • KBTA-FM (99.5 FM; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: W R D ENTERTAINMENT, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Horseshoe Bend:

  • K22ES (Channel 22; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K35EA (Channel 35; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K57IP (Channel 57; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KAIT (Channel 8; JONESBORO, AR; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • K67GR (Channel 67; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KEMV (Channel 6; MOUNTAIN VIEW, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • K20EX (Channel 20; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K40DS (Channel 40; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K53FM (Channel 53; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K57FV (Channel 57; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K59FB (Channel 59; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K61FP (Channel 61; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K69GT (Channel 69; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
Horseshoe Bend fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Horseshoe Bend fatal accident list:

Nov 25, 2013 08:50 AM, Sr-289-02, Lat: 36.200411, Lon: -91.759775, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Aug 13, 2011 11:31 PM, Ben's Creek Rd, Lat: 36.227278, Lon: -91.721211, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 1, 2010 06:55 PM, Van Winkle Dr., Lat: 36.226897, Lon: -91.742108, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 4, 2006 11:15 PM, Pine Ridge Dr., Lat: 36.212040, Lon: -91.713200, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Feb 10, 1994 05:02 PM, 289-2, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 9, Fatalities: 1
May 17, 1980 08:25 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 5, 1979 11:40 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 82ft / 25.5mTotal length
  • $1,166,000Total costs
  • 18,502Total average daily traffic
  • 180Total average daily truck traffic
  • 21,000Total future (year 2007) average daily traffic
New bridges in Horseshoe Bend, AR - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 41930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 21970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Horseshoe Bend, AR

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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  • ROBERT SPEAR, Club Road, Behind Clubhouse Restaurant (Lat: 36.231111 Lon: -91.759167), Type: 14.6, Overall height: 13.4 m, Registrant: City Of Horseshoe Bend, Horse-shoe Bend, Phone: (870) 670-5113
  • Preston W Grace, Izard County, 0.4 Km East Of Oxford Corp. Boundary (Lat: 36.256111 Lon: -91.923333), Type: 138.0, Overall height: 137 m, Registrant: W.R.D. Entertainment, 2077 Bates-ville, Phone: (870) 793-4196
  • Preston W Grace, Izard County, 0.4 Km East Of Oxford Corp. Boundary (Lat: 36.256167 Lon: -91.923194), Type: 144.8, Overall height: 143.8 m, Registrant: Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth, P.L.C., Jazzo@fhhlaw.Com, , Arlin-gton, Phone: (703) 812-0400
  • Preston W Grace, Izard County, 0.4 Km East Of Oxford Corp. Boundary (Lat: 36.256167 Lon: -91.923194), Type: 144.8, Overall height: 143.8 m, Registrant: Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth, P.L.C., Jazzo@fhhlaw.Com, , Arlin-gton, Phone: (703) 812-0400
  • Izard County, 0.4 Km East Of Oxford Corp. Boundary (Lat: 36.256111 Lon: -91.923333), Type: 138.0, Overall height: 137 m, Registrant: W.R.D. Entertainment, 2077 Bates-ville, Phone: (870) 793-4196

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • City Water Tower (Lat: 36.225333 Lon: -91.747639), Call Sign: KIU438,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.835 MHz, Grant Date: 07/07/2012, Expiration Date: 08/25/2022, Registrant: City Of Horseshoe Bend, 704 W Commerce, Horseshoe Bend, AR 72512, Phone: (870) 670-5113, Fax: (870) 670-4358, Email:
  • 4 Club Rd (Lat: 36.230611 Lon: -91.760139), Call Sign: WNYL578,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.775 MHz, Grant Date: 02/14/2012, Expiration Date: 02/14/2022, Registrant: City Of Horseshoe Bend, 704 W Commerce, Horseshoe Bend, AR 72512, Phone: (870) 670-5885, Fax: (870) 670-4358, Email:
  • Lat: 36.229667 Lon: -91.760167, Call Sign: WPYF336,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.062 MHz, 457.112 MHz, Grant Date: 05/15/2013, Expiration Date: 07/30/2023, Certifier: Terry Smith, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Ste E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677-5993, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Horseshoe Bend)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: BEECH D17S (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 158 mph), Engine: P&W R-985 SERIES (450 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 239Y , Serial Number: 355, Year manufactured: 1939, Airworthiness Date: 05/03/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 04/23/1993
    Registrant (Individual): Michael J Wittmann, 2502 S Shore Dr, Horseshoe Bend, AR 72512
  • Aircraft: CESSNA R172K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 76 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-360 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 758TJ , Serial Number: R1723345, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 02/02/1980, Certificate Issue Date: 01/17/1992
    Registrant (Individual): John H Mosser, 111 Airpark Rd, Horseshoe Bend, AR 72512
  • Aircraft: SHAW JAMES R RV6A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 301B , Serial Number: 23368, Year manufactured: 2001, Airworthiness Date: 01/22/2002, Certificate Issue Date: 10/01/2001
    Registrant (Individual): Don P Miller, 505 Red Oak Ln, Horseshoe Bend, AR 72512
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-25 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 81 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6157Z , Serial Number: 25-183, Airworthiness Date: 02/05/1986, Certificate Issue Date: 11/26/1999
    Registrant (Corporation): Aerial Advantage Inc, 1409 Emerald Cove Dr, Horseshoe Bend, AR 72512
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 01/25/2018

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 25. The highest number of fires - 45 took place in 2016, and the least - 11 in 2008. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Horseshoe Bend, AR When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (46.6%), and Other (31.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Horseshoe Bend, AR
    • 17746.6%Outside Fires
    • 11931.3%Other
    • 7218.9%Structure Fires
    • 123.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Horseshoe Bend, AR
Most common first names in Horseshoe Bend, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William3875.0 years
John3077.4 years
Robert2873.7 years
James2574.4 years
Charles2374.8 years
Edward2178.3 years
Mary2180.5 years
Frank1781.8 years
Dorothy1678.4 years
Donald1570.6 years
Most common last names in Horseshoe Bend, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2179.1 years
Johnson1774.2 years
Anderson1470.8 years
Miller1177.6 years
Jones979.0 years
Williams981.1 years
Brown885.3 years
Davis772.8 years
Shaw681.5 years
Clark578.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Horseshoe Bend, AR
  • 76.3%Electricity
  • 17.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.1%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Horseshoe Bend, AR
  • 94.9%Electricity
  • 4.0%Wood
  • 1.2%Utility gas


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

Horseshoe Bend on our top lists:

  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Argentina (population 500+)"
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  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
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