Patmos, Arkansas

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Population in 2013: 64 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +4.9%
 
Males: 28  (43.8%)
Females: 36  (56.2%)
Median resident age:  32.9 years
Arkansas median age:  37.8 years

Zip code: 71801

Estimated median household income in 2013: $23,600 (it was $43,500 in 2000)
Patmos:

$23,600
AR:

$40,511

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $13,289 (it was $13,597 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $72,762 (it was $55,000 in 2000)
Patmos:

$72,762
AR:

$109,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $64,751; Detached houses: $80,184; Mobile homes: $33,409
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  • Races in Patmos, AR (2010)

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    • 5992.2%White alone
    • 46.3%Hispanic
    • 11.6%Two or more races
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Patmos: 81.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (33.3%), English (25.9%), German (18.5%), Polish (14.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 329 feet

Land area: 0.12 square miles.

Population density: 531 people per square mile   (low).

Patmos, Arkansas map

For population 25 years and over in Patmos:

  • High school or higher: 70.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 9.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Patmos town:

  • Never married: 34.1%
  • Now married: 34.8%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 22.8%
  • Divorced: 5.8%

4 residents are foreign born (6.6% Latin America).

This town:

6.6%
Arkansas:

2.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $188 (0.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $207 (0.2%)

Patmos satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bossier City, LA (69.2 miles , pop. 56,461).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (73.2 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (192.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Midway, AR (2.2 miles ), Bodcaw, AR (3.2 miles) , Lewisville, AR (3.2 miles ), Hope, AR (3.3 miles ), Stamps, AR (3.4 miles ), Perrytown, AR (3.6 miles ), Buckner, AR (3.6 miles ), Garland, AR (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 33.51 N, Longitude: 93.57 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 870

Patmos household income distribution Patmos home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.0%
Arkansas:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +20 (+48.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (30%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Wholesale trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (47%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (50%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Sales and related occupations (47%)
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)

Average climate in Patmos, Arkansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Patmos-area historical tornado activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 86% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/19/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.5 miles away from the Patmos town center killed 2 people and injured 9 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/2/1982, a category F4 tornado 25.0 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 23 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Patmos-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Arkansas state average. It is 78% 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 138.5 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 140.9 miles away from Patmos 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 235.9 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 182.4 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 299.2 miles away from Patmos center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 228.0 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 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).
Patmos topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Patmos:

  • HEATHER MANOR NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; HOPE, AR)
  • HEATHER MANOR NURSING CENTER SOUTH (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; HOPE, AR)
  • MEDICAL PARK HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 10 miles away; HOPE, AR)
  • LAUREL PLACE HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; HOPE, AR)
  • DAVITA - HEMPSTEAD COUNTY DIALYSIS UNIT (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; HOPE, AR)
  • HOPE DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; HOPE, AR)
  • LAFAYETTE COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; LEWISVILLE, AR)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Patmos:

  • Southern Arkansas University Main Campus (about 25 miles; Magnolia, AR; Full-time enrollment: 3,005)
  • Texarkana College (about 30 miles; Texarkana, TX; FT enrollment: 2,629)
  • Henderson State University (about 52 miles; Arkadelphia, AR; FT enrollment: 3,528)
  • Bossier Parish Community College (about 68 miles; Bossier City, LA; FT enrollment: 6,209)
  • Southern University at Shreveport (about 69 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 2,277)
  • National Park Community College (about 74 miles; Hot Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,237)
  • Louisiana State University-Shreveport (about 76 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 3,159)

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

Church in Patmos: Patmos Baptist Church (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: 30.1%
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Arkansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  76.9%
Whole state:  67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  0.0%
Whole state:  5.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Patmos compared to Arkansas state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.0
Arkansas average:

11.8

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (64%)
  • Electricity (36%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Patmos town (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%
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
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$2,259
Totals for Government 0$0 1$2,259

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 Patmos:

  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPYN (900 AM; 10 kW; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTFS (940 AM; 3 kW; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: ARKLATEX, LLC)
  • KXAR (1490 AM; 1 kW; HOPE, AR; Owner: KDB, INC.)
  • KVMA (630 AM; 1 kW; MAGNOLIA, AR; Owner: MAGNOLIA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWXI (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; GLENWOOD, AR; Owner: PGR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KNCB (1320 AM; 5 kW; VIVIAN, LA; Owner: NORTH CADDO BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KOSY (790 AM; 1 kW; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTPA (1370 AM; 1 kW; PRESCOTT, AR; Owner: NEWPORT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Patmos:

  • KZHE (100.5 FM; STAMPS, AR; Owner: A-1 COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K295AB (106.9 FM; HOPE, AR; Owner: LITTLE ROCK SCHOOL DIST., UNV OF ARK)
  • K217ET (91.3 FM; HOPE, AR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KJMY (101.7 FM; HOPE, AR; Owner: ARKLATEX, INC.)
  • KVMA-FM (107.9 FM; MAGNOLIA, AR; Owner: COLUMBIA BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KHPA (104.9 FM; HOPE, AR; Owner: NEWPORT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTAL-FM (98.1 FM; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS - SHREVEPORT, LLC)
  • KYGL (106.3 FM; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWDO (99.1 FM; WALDO, AR; Owner: GEORGE S. FLINN, JR.)
  • KHTA (92.5 FM; WAKE VILLAGE, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Patmos:

  • KTSS-LP (Channel 50; HOPE, AR; Owner: ARTEX TV, LLC)
  • KETG (Channel 9; ARKADELPHIA, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • KTAL-TV (Channel 6; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF LOUISIANA, LLC)
  • KTEV-LP (Channel 13; PRESCOTT, AR; Owner: SANDRA A. MAY)
  • KLFI-LP (Channel 35; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: BEECH STREET COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • K41EQ (Channel 41; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Patmos fatal accident list:

Apr 11, 1986 07:30 PM, 355s4, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 4, Drunken persons involved: 1
Feb 9, 1975 07:50 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • Patmos (ARP), Patmos, Ar (Lat: 33.487139 Lon: -93.602139), Type: Tower, Structure height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: KNKN419
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/14/2009, Expiration Date: 11/01/2019, Certifier: John T Scott Iii
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6
  • Wayne Morgan, Patmos, Ar (Lat: 33.487139 Lon: -93.602139), Type: 94.5, Overall height: 94.5 m
    Registrant: 3103783299, Pcs@aviationsystems.Com, 23430 HAWTHORNE BLVD, SUITE 200
  • Wayne Morgan, Patmos, Ar (Lat: 33.487139 Lon: -93.602139), Type: 100.6, Overall height: 100.6 m
    Registrant: 3103783299, Pcs@aviationsystems.Com, 23430 HAWTHORNE BLVD, SUITE 200
  • Wayne Morgan, Patmos, Ar (Lat: 33.487139 Lon: -93.602139), Type: 100.6, Overall height: 100.6 m
    Registrant: 5012288188, , 4700 SOUTH BOWMAN ROAD, SUITE 100
  • Wayne Morgan, Patmos, Ar (Lat: 33.487139 Lon: -93.602139), Type: 94.5, Overall height: 94.5 m
    Registrant: 3103783299, Pcs@aviationsystems.Com, 23430 HAWTHORNE BLVD, SUITE 200
  • Edward G Roach, Patmos, Ar (Lat: 33.487139 Lon: -93.602139), Type: 94.5, Overall height: 94.5 m
    Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW
  • Edward G Roach, Patmos, Ar (Lat: 33.487139 Lon: -93.602139), Type: 94.5, Structure height: 05057 m, Overall height: 94.5 m
    Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • PATMOS AR, Patmos, Ar (Lat: 33.487139 Lon: -93.602139), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: WQQE697
    Assigned Frequencies: 11245.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/19/2012, Expiration Date: 11/19/2022, Certifier: Chris Harris
    Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • PATMOS, 1 Mi N Of (Lat: 33.532889 Lon: -93.569889), Overall height: 89.3 m, Call Sign: WHE414
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.20 MHz, 6197.20 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6226.90 MHz, 6226.90 MHz, 6256.50 MHz, 6256.50 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6286.19 MHz... (+18 more)
    Grant Date: 07/07/1988, Expiration Date: 10/29/1997, Cancellation Date: 10/29/1997
    Registrant: Mci Worldcom Network Services Inc, 2270 Lakeside Dr, Richardson, TX 75082

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
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