Huntington, Arkansas

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Population in 2014: 625 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -9.2%
 
Males: 317  (50.9%)
Females: 308  (49.1%)
Median resident age:  36.1 years
Arkansas median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 72940.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $28,790 (it was $30,703 in 2000)
Huntington:

$28,790
AR:

$44,334

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $11,731 (it was $12,614 in 2000)

Huntington city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $51,661 (it was $33,800 in 2000)
Huntington:

$51,661
AR:

$123,300

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $62,372; Detached houses: $69,883; Mobile homes: $47,621

Median gross rent in 2016: $663.

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  • Races in Huntington, AR (2010)

    Huntington races chart
    • 58992.8%White alone
    • 182.8%Two or more races
    • 152.4%Hispanic
    • 71.1%American Indian alone
    • 40.6%Asian alone
    • 20.3%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Huntington: 78.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (20.6%), German (8.9%), Irish (7.0%), Italian (2.5%), English (2.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 641 feet

Land area: 0.68 square miles.

Population density: 919 people per square mile   (low).

Huntington,AR real estate house value index trend

Huntington, Arkansas map

For population 25 years and over in Huntington:

  • High school or higher: 70.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Huntington city:

  • Never married: 26.5%
  • Now married: 46.1%
  • Separated: 7.3%
  • Widowed: 7.0%
  • Divorced: 13.2%

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.3%
Arkansas:

4.7%



According to our research of Arkansas and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Huntington, Arkansas as of December 11, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Huntington to the number of sex offenders is 106 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $404 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $379 (0.9%)

Huntington satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Smith, AR (21.3 miles , pop. 80,268).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (118.9 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (214.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Mansfield, AR (1.4 miles ), Midland, AR (2.3 miles ), Hartford, AR (2.8 miles ), Greenwood, AR (3.1 miles ), Hackett, AR (3.3 miles ), Rock Island, OK (3.7 miles ), Bonanza, AR (3.8 miles ), Cameron, OK (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 35.08 N, Longitude: 94.26 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 479

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

4.7%
Arkansas:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -134 (-16.3%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (44%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (27%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (16%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Material moving occupations (13%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (24%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (19%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Huntington, Arkansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Huntington-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Arkansas state average. It is 67% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/26/1976, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 17.7 miles away from the Huntington city center killed 2 people and injured 64 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/19/1968, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.2 miles away from the city center killed 14 people and injured 270 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Huntington-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 116.5 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) earthquake occurred 117.4 miles away from Huntington 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 126.6 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 225.4 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 269.4 miles away from Huntington 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 301.0 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 Sebastian County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Huntington topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Huntington:

  • WALDRON NURSING CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; WALDRON, AR)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Huntington:

  • Carl Albert State College (about 22 miles; Poteau, OK; Full-time enrollment: 2,041)
  • University of Arkansas-Fort Smith (about 22 miles; Fort Smith, AR; FT enrollment: 6,103)
  • Arkansas Tech University (about 66 miles; Russellville, AR; FT enrollment: 9,038)
  • University of Arkansas (about 69 miles; Fayetteville, AR; FT enrollment: 22,163)
  • Northeastern State University (about 71 miles; Tahlequah, OK; FT enrollment: 6,895)
  • National Park Community College (about 77 miles; Hot Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,237)
  • John Brown University (about 79 miles; Siloam Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,097)

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

Sebastian 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 2010 was 56.9. This is better than average.

City:

56.9
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 11.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 23.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.5
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 34.9%
(36.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Arkansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  67.3%
Whole state:  67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.4%
Whole state:  5.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Huntington (2011 data):

  • Farmers Bank: Huntington, Arkansas Branch at 120 Highway 71 Ne, branch established on 2004/03/01. Info updated 2006/07/26: Bank assets: $183.9 mil, Deposits: $144.2 mil, headquarters in Greenwood, AR, positive income, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Wilkinson Banking Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Arkansas average:

11.6

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Huntington city (based on Sebastian County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant57,844157
Mainline Protestant12,42334
Catholic12,2516
Other3,24113
Black Protestant5554
Orthodox601
None39,370-
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: 20
Sebastian County:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Sebastian County:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 64
Sebastian County:

5.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 104
Here:

8.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.1%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Sebastian County:

27.8%
Arkansas:

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

19.1%
State:

13.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Huntington:

47.7%
Arkansas:

47.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Huntington:

44.0%
Arkansas:

43.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

30.2
Arkansas:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Huntington:

25.1%
Arkansas:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Huntington:

18.5%
Arkansas:

11.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Arkansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

43.2%
State:

34.0%

General health condition:
This city:

52.3%
Arkansas:

53.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Huntington:

77.5%
State:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Huntington, 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 1$2,300$27,6000$0
Other Government Administration 7$3,938$6,7510$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$2,216$26,5920$0
Firefighters 0$0 1$319
Sewerage 1$3,166$37,9920$0
Water Supply 1$2,402$28,8240$0
Totals for Government 11$14,022$15,2972$319

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $66,000 ($105.60)
    Regular Highways: $47,000 ($75.20)
    Financial Administration: $37,000 ($59.20)
    Solid Waste Management: $36,000 ($57.60)
    Police Protection: $32,000 ($51.20)
    Sewerage: $18,000 ($28.80)
    Fire Protection: $4,000 ($6.40)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $66,000 ($105.60)

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

  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $110,000 ($176.00)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $137,000 ($219.20)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $47,000 ($75.20)
    General Support: $14,000 ($22.40)
  • Tax - Property: $31,000 ($49.60)
    Public Utilities: $30,000 ($48.00)
    Total General Sales: $26,000 ($41.60)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $40,000 ($64.00)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)

7.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,610 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.01%
Arkansas average:

6.94%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($156 average AGI)
Sebastian County:

0.03%
Arkansas average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Crawford County, AR  1.56% ($28,622 average AGI)
from Le Flore County, OK  0.58% ($25,715)
from Sequoyah County, OK  0.36% ($25,758)


6.83% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,617 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.83%
Arkansas average:

6.84%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($254 average AGI)
Sebastian County:

0.04%
Arkansas average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Crawford County, AR  1.41% ($28,980 average AGI)
to Le Flore County, OK  0.49% ($27,564)
to Washington County, AR  0.40% ($27,803)

Strongest AM radio stations in Huntington:

  • KYHN (1320 AM; 10 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWHN (1650 AM; 10 kW; FT. SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KTCS (1410 AM; 1 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: BIG CHIEF BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KFPW (1230 AM; 1 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: PHARIS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWXI (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; GLENWOOD, AR; Owner: PGR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPRV (1280 AM; 1 kW; POTEAU, OK; Owner: LEROY BILLY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Huntington:

  • KOMS (107.3 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KZBB (97.9 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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)
  • KRWA-FM (103.1 FM; WALDRON, AR; Owner: PHARIS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRBK (104.7 FM; BOONEVILLE, AR; Owner: PHARIS BROADCASTING, INC,)
  • K207CW (89.3 FM; PARIS, AR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KZKZ-FM (106.3 FM; GREENWOOD, AR; Owner: FAMILY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKRI (88.1 FM; POCOLA, OK; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KBBQ-FM (100.7 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KTTG (96.3 FM; MENA, AR; Owner: PEARSON BROADCASTING OF MENA, INC.)
  • KISR (93.7 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: STEREO 93, INC.)
  • KLSZ-FM (102.7 FM; VAN BUREN, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KOLX (94.5 FM; BARLING, AR; Owner: PHARIS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KERX (95.3 FM; PARIS, AR; Owner: PEARSON BROADCASTING OF PARIS, INC.)
  • KPRV-FM (92.5 FM; HEAVENER, OK; Owner: LEROY BILLY)
  • KREU (92.3 FM; ROLAND, OK; Owner: STAR 92 CO.)

TV broadcast stations around Huntington:

  • KFSM-TV (Channel 5; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • K59GJ (Channel 59; POTEAU, OK; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)

Huntington fatal accident list:

May 23, 1997 08:55 AM, Us-71-13, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jan 22, 1989 06:30 AM, 71s13, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Dec 6, 1979 02:16 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Huntington)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 2176C , Serial Number: 17702746
    Registrant (Corporation): Scrap Materials Inc, 6407 Hoff Rd, Huntington, AR 72940
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 07/31/1964, Exported to: Canada
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 4505U , Serial Number: 15060505, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 05/08/1964
    Registrant (Corporation): Scrap Materials Inc, 6407 Hoff Rd, Huntington, AR 72940
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 305A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 99 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 5074U , Serial Number: 21242, Airworthiness Date: 06/15/1982
    Registrant (Individual): Ryan D Berg, 1220 Hoff Cutoff, Huntington, AR 72940
  • Aircraft: AMERICAN AVIATION AA-1A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 84 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9325L , Serial Number: AA1A-0025, Year manufactured: 1971, Airworthiness Date: 02/12/1971
    Registrant (Individual): David Gary Martin, 1006 School House Rd, Huntington, AR 72940
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 9917Q , Serial Number: 17265861, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 09/02/1975
    Registrant (Individual): Brian K Mitchell, 22710 Hwy 71 South, Huntington, AR 72940

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

  • HUNTINGTON WATERWORKS (Population served: 688, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 48
  • Hazardous Condition: 8
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Huntington

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Huntington, AR
Most common first names in Huntington, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2071.4 years
William1675.8 years
John1575.0 years
Mary1181.1 years
Paul966.2 years
George775.7 years
Billy767.3 years
Joe782.0 years
Martha676.7 years
Robert681.6 years
Most common last names in Huntington, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Elmore2772.8 years
Moore1273.1 years
Strunk1074.9 years
Williams1072.6 years
King976.6 years
Smith879.0 years
Fuller875.2 years
Cotner779.6 years
Wilson783.0 years
Bucella686.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (49%)
  • Utility gas (42%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)

Huntington compared to Arkansas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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