Ozan, Arkansas

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Population in 2014: 84 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.7%
 
Males: 49  (58.7%)
Females: 35  (41.3%)
Median resident age:  56.0 years
Arkansas median age:  37.8 years

Zip code: 71855

Estimated median household income in 2013: $17,638 (it was $33,333 in 2000)
Ozan:

$17,638
AR:

$40,511

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $14,079 (it was $12,977 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $108,479 (it was $32,500 in 2000)
Ozan:

$108,479
AR:

$109,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $107,889; Detached houses: $141,501; Mobile homes: $34,777
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  • Races in Ozan, AR (2010)

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    • 5362.4%Black alone
    • 2630.6%White alone
    • 55.9%Hispanic
    • 11.2%American Indian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Ozan: 88.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: French (18.0%), English (6.0%), German (6.0%), Dutch (2.0%), United States (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 386 feet

Land area: 0.32 square miles.

Population density: 264 people per square mile   (very low).

Ozan, Arkansas map

For population 25 years and over in Ozan:

  • High school or higher: 82.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ozan city:

  • Never married: 37.0%
  • Now married: 34.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 15.1%
  • Divorced: 13.3%

3 residents are foreign born (3.7% Latin America).

This city:

3.7%
Arkansas:

2.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $220 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $219 (0.1%)

Ozan satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bossier City, LA (92.1 miles , pop. 56,461).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (95.6 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (191.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Washington, AR (2.4 miles) , McCaskill, AR (2.6 miles) , Blevins, AR (2.9 miles ), Nashville, AR (3.1 miles ), Oakhaven, AR (3.2 miles) , Tollette, AR (3.2 miles ), Mineral Springs, AR (3.4 miles ), McNab, AR (3.8 miles) .

Latitude: 33.85 N, Longitude: 93.72 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 870

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

4.7%
Arkansas:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +12 (+17.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (67%)
  • Construction (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
  • Manufacturing (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Material moving occupations (67%)
  • Transportation occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Production occupations (100%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)

Average climate in Ozan, Arkansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Ozan-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Arkansas state average. It is 66% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.8 miles away from the Ozan city center killed 3 people and injured 23 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/21/1952, a category F4 tornado 20.8 miles away from the city center killed 7 people and injured 9 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ozan-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 77% 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 125.7 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 128.0 miles away from Ozan 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 229.1 miles away from the city 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 165.0 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 289.4 miles away from Ozan center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 220.9 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 Hempstead County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 13, Floods: 11, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ozan topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Ozan:

  • BENSON'S NURSING HOME INC. (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; NASHVILLE, AR)
  • GUEST HOUSE OF NASHVILLE INC (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; NASHVILLE, AR)
  • HOWARD COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; NASHVILLE, AR)
  • HOWARD COUNTY NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; NASHVILLE, AR)
  • MINE CREEK HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; NASHVILLE, AR)
  • NASHVILLE NURSING AND REHAB, INC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; NASHVILLE, AR)
  • PIKE COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; MURFREESBORO, AR)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ozan:

  • Texarkana College (about 35 miles; Texarkana, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,629)
  • Henderson State University (about 43 miles; Arkadelphia, AR; FT enrollment: 3,528)
  • Southern Arkansas University Main Campus (about 48 miles; Magnolia, AR; FT enrollment: 3,005)
  • National Park Community College (about 58 miles; Hot Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,237)
  • Northeast Texas Community College (about 85 miles; Mount Pleasant, TX; FT enrollment: 2,320)
  • Southern University at Shreveport (about 91 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 2,277)
  • Bossier Parish Community College (about 91 miles; Bossier City, LA; FT enrollment: 6,209)

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Notable location: Ozan Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hempstead County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 28.3%
(44.8% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
Arkansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.0%
Whole state:  67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  2.5%
Whole state:  5.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

2.8
Arkansas average:

11.8

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Ozan city (based on Hempstead County data)

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
Hempstead County:

3.02 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

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

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.4%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Hempstead County:

32.2%
Arkansas:

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

16.0%
State:

13.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

43.1%
Arkansas:

47.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

38.7%
Arkansas:

43.3%

Average BMI:
Ozan:

30.5
Arkansas:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Ozan:

23.0%
State:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

14.2%
Arkansas:

11.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Arkansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.6%
Arkansas:

34.0%

General health condition:
Ozan:

49.2%
Arkansas:

53.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Ozan:

83.1%
State:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ozan, 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 2$195
Water Supply 0$0 3$1,119
Totals for Government 0$0 5$1,314

6.12% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,810 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.12%
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 Nevada County, AR  1.02% ($24,375 average AGI)
from Miller County, AR  0.44% ($22,710)
from Howard County, AR  0.38% ($20,963)


6.82% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,161 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.82%
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 Nevada County, AR  0.73% ($22,365 average AGI)
to Miller County, AR  0.59% ($37,024)
to Bowie County, TX  0.48% ($29,853)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ozan:

  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWXI (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; GLENWOOD, AR; Owner: PGR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KBHC (1260 AM; 1 kW; NASHVILLE, AR; Owner: ARKLATEX RADIO, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPYN (900 AM; 10 kW; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KXAR (1490 AM; 1 kW; HOPE, AR; Owner: KDB, INC.)
  • KBHS (590 AM; 5 kW; HOT SPRINGS, AR; Owner: J & A, INC.)
  • KTFS (940 AM; 3 kW; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: ARKLATEX, LLC)
  • KTPA (1370 AM; 1 kW; PRESCOTT, AR; Owner: NEWPORT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ozan:

  • KJMY (101.7 FM; HOPE, AR; Owner: ARKLATEX, INC.)
  • KSSW (96.9 FM; NASHVILLE, AR; Owner: DON CAMPBELL)
  • KMTB (99.5 FM; MURFREESBORO, AR; Owner: ARKLATEX RADIO, INC.)
  • KHPA (104.9 FM; HOPE, AR; Owner: NEWPORT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K295AB (106.9 FM; HOPE, AR; Owner: LITTLE ROCK SCHOOL DIST., UNV OF ARK)
  • KNAS (105.5 FM; NASHVILLE, AR; Owner: ARKLATEX RADIO, INC.)
  • K217ET (91.3 FM; HOPE, AR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K209CV (89.7 FM; PRESCOTT, AR; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Ozan:

  • KJEP-CA (Channel 23; NASHVILLE, AR; Owner: KNVL-TV)
  • KSJA-CA (Channel 21; NASHVILLE, AR; Owner: KNVL-TV)
  • KETG (Channel 9; ARKADELPHIA, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • KTSS-LP (Channel 50; HOPE, AR; Owner: ARTEX TV, LLC)
  • KTEV-LP (Channel 13; PRESCOTT, AR; Owner: SANDRA A. MAY)
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Ozan)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 16
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ozan, AR

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (57%)
  • Electricity (39%)

Ozan compared to Arkansas state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly 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.
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