Oakhaven, Arkansas

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Population in 2019: 59 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +9.3%
Males: 21  (36.9%)
Females: 38  (63.1%)
Median resident age:

22.9 years
Arkansas median age:

38.8 years

Zip code: 71801

Estimated median household income in 2019: $78,054 (it was $63,750 in 2000)
Oakhaven:

$78,054
AR:

$48,952

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $21,801 (it was $22,535 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $93,038 (it was $65,000 in 2000)
Oakhaven:

$93,038
AR:

$136,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $82,654; detached houses: $82,796
March 2019 cost of living index in Oakhaven: 81.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 16.2%
(2.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 41.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Oakhaven, AR (2019)
    • 6760.4%White alone
    • 4036.0%Hispanic
    • 43.6%Two or more races
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Ancestries: American (40.5%), Dutch (7.1%), Scotch-Irish (7.1%), European (2.4%), German (2.4%), Scottish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 360 feet

Land area: 0.05 square miles.

Population density: 1,077 people per square mile   (low).

Oakhaven, Arkansas map

10 residents are foreign born (9.0% Latin America).

This city:

9.0%
Arkansas:

4.8%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Oakhaven city:

0.4% ($271)
Arkansas:

0.7% ($500)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bossier City, LA (83.9 miles , pop. 56,461).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (87.7 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (194.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Hope, AR (2.1 miles ),
Washington, AR (2.2 miles),
Perrytown, AR (2.3 miles ),
Emmet, AR (2.9 miles ),
Blevins, AR (3.2 miles ),
Ozan, AR (3.2 miles),
McCaskill, AR (3.6 miles),
McNab, AR (3.6 miles)

Latitude: 33.73 N, Longitude: 93.62 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 870

Distribution of median household income in Oakhaven, AR in 2019
Distribution of house value in Oakhaven, AR in 2019

Oakhaven satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.6%
Arkansas:

5.7%

Average climate in Oakhaven, Arkansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Oakhaven-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Arkansas state average. It is 74% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.9 miles away from the Oakhaven city center killed 3 people and injured 23 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/1/1997, a category F4 tornado 20.4 miles away from the city center killed 6 people and injured 100 people.

Earthquake activity:

Oakhaven-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Arkansas state average. It is 459% 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 218.1 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 264.3 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 132.1 miles away from Oakhaven center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 128.1 miles away from Oakhaven center
On 2/28/2011 at 05:00:50, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MW, Depth: 2.0 mi) earthquake occurred 128.6 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 130.5 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 Hempstead County (19) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 14, Floods: 12, 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).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Oakhaven:

  • HOPE DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; HOPE, AR)
  • DAVITA - HEMPSTEAD COUNTY DIALYSIS UNIT (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; HOPE, AR)
  • LAUREL PLACE HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; HOPE, AR)
  • MEDICAL PARK HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 6 miles away; HOPE, AR)
  • HEATHER MANOR NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; HOPE, AR)
  • HEATHER MANOR NURSING CENTER SOUTH (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; HOPE, AR)
  • PRESCOTT MANOR NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; PRESCOTT, AR)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Oakhaven:

  • Texarkana College (about 34 miles; Texarkana, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,629)
  • Southern Arkansas University Main Campus (about 38 miles; Magnolia, AR; FT enrollment: 3,005)
  • Henderson State University (about 43 miles; Arkadelphia, AR; FT enrollment: 3,528)
  • National Park Community College (about 62 miles; Hot Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,237)
  • Bossier Parish Community College (about 83 miles; Bossier City, LA; FT enrollment: 6,209)
  • Southern University at Shreveport (about 83 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 2,277)
  • Northeast Texas Community College (about 85 miles; Mount Pleasant, TX; FT enrollment: 2,320)

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Hempstead County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.7 people
Arkansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

65.2%
Whole state:

67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.7%
Whole state:

5.7%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Oakhaven:

Marital status in Oakhaven, AR
  • Never married: 32.4%
  • Now married: 51.6%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 8.7%

For population 25 years and over in Oakhaven:

  • High school or higher: 94.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 40.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.3%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 10.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
Arkansas average:

11.4

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Oakhaven, AR (based on Hempstead County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,34038
Black Protestant2,26812
Mainline Protestant1,27714
Catholic3861
Other2252
None11,113-
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
This county:

3.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
This county:

6.91 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Hempstead County:

5.19 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

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

11.4%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

32.2%
Arkansas:

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

16.0%
Arkansas:

13.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Oakhaven:

52.9%
State:

48.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

48.8%
State:

44.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.7
Arkansas:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

17.2%
State:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Oakhaven:

10.9%
Arkansas:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Oakhaven:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Oakhaven:

27.4%
State:

34.0%

General health condition:
Here:

57.1%
Arkansas:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Oakhaven:

75.7%
State:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Oakhaven, 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 0$0 2$150
Totals for Government 0$0 2$150

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

  • Current Operations - Solid Waste Management: $7,000 ($118.64)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($33.90)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($16.95)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($16.95)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,000 ($33.90)

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

  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $8,000 ($135.59)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $4,000 ($67.80)
  • Tax - Property: $1,000 ($16.95)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $28,000 ($474.58)

Strongest AM radio stations in Oakhaven:

  • KXAR (1490 AM; 1 kW; HOPE, AR; Owner: KDB, INC.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWXI (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; GLENWOOD, AR; Owner: PGR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KTPA (1370 AM; 1 kW; PRESCOTT, AR; Owner: NEWPORT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPYN (900 AM; 10 kW; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KTFS (940 AM; 3 kW; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: ARKLATEX, LLC)
  • KBHS (590 AM; 5 kW; HOT SPRINGS, AR; Owner: J & A, INC.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Oakhaven:

  • K295AB (106.9 FM; HOPE, AR; Owner: LITTLE ROCK SCHOOL DIST., UNV OF ARK)
  • K217ET (91.3 FM; HOPE, AR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KHPA (104.9 FM; HOPE, AR; Owner: NEWPORT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KJMY (101.7 FM; HOPE, AR; Owner: ARKLATEX, INC.)
  • K209CV (89.7 FM; PRESCOTT, AR; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KZHE (100.5 FM; STAMPS, AR; Owner: A-1 COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KYGL (106.3 FM; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSSW (96.9 FM; NASHVILLE, AR; Owner: DON CAMPBELL)
  • KMTB (99.5 FM; MURFREESBORO, AR; Owner: ARKLATEX RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Oakhaven:

  • KTSS-LP (Channel 50; HOPE, AR; Owner: ARTEX TV, LLC)
  • KETG (Channel 9; ARKADELPHIA, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • KTEV-LP (Channel 13; PRESCOTT, AR; Owner: SANDRA A. MAY)
  • KJEP-CA (Channel 23; NASHVILLE, AR; Owner: KNVL-TV)
  • KSJA-CA (Channel 21; NASHVILLE, AR; Owner: KNVL-TV)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 36ft / 10.5mTotal length
  • $333,000Total costs
  • 10,328Total average daily traffic
  • 826Total average daily truck traffic
  • 13,357Total future (year 2007) average daily traffic
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Oakhaven, AR
  • 66.7%Utility gas
  • 16.7%Electricity
  • 12.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Oakhaven, AR
  • 100.0%Utility gas


Oakhaven compared to Arkansas state average:

  • Median household income above 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.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
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