Rison, Arkansas

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Population in 2014: 1,305 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.7%
 
Males: 709  (54.4%)
Females: 596  (45.6%)
Median resident age:  36.2 years
Arkansas median age:  37.8 years

Zip codes: 71665.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $31,319 (it was $20,865 in 2000)
Rison:

$31,319
AR:

$40,511

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $14,453 (it was $13,106 in 2000)

Rison city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $79,395 (it was $47,500 in 2000)
Rison:

$79,395
AR:

$109,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $102,309; Detached houses: $120,660; Mobile homes: $15,951

Median gross rent in 2013: $513.

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  • Races in Rison, AR (2010)

    Rison races chart
    • 80660.0%White alone
    • 49236.6%Black alone
    • 272.0%Hispanic
    • 151.1%Two or more races
    • 20.1%American Indian alone
    • 20.1%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Rison: 79.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (19.5%), Irish (7.2%), United States (4.9%), German (2.6%), Scottish (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 09/24/1890

Elevation: 269 feet

Land area: 2.67 square miles.

Population density: 488 people per square mile   (low).

Rison,AR real estate house value index trend

Rison, Arkansas map

For population 25 years and over in Rison:

  • High school or higher: 78.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 12.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rison city:

  • Never married: 34.4%
  • Now married: 41.7%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 13.1%
  • Divorced: 9.4%

37 residents are foreign born (2.6% Latin America).

This city:

2.9%
Arkansas:

2.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $576 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $328 (0.5%)

Rison satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pine Bluff, AR (20.3 miles , pop. 55,085).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (137.8 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (277.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Staves, AR (2.8 miles) , Kingsland, AR (3.0 miles ), New Edinburg, AR (3.8 miles) , Fordyce, AR (4.0 miles ), Rye, AR (4.3 miles) , Star City, AR (4.5 miles ), Pine Bluff, AR (4.5 miles ), Thornton, AR (4.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $91,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $120,500
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $144,000
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $60,700
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $15,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.96 N, Longitude: 92.19 W

Area code: 870

Rison household income distribution Rison home values distribution

Crime rates in Rison by Year
Type 2007 2008 2009 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.075.6
Robberies 020100
per 100,000 0.0153.10.074.10.00.0
Assaults 200120
per 100,000 151.10.00.074.1150.50.0
Burglaries 71411223214
per 100,000 528.71,072.0858.01,630.82,407.81,059.0
Thefts 51399811
per 100,000 377.6995.4702.0667.2602.0832.1
Auto thefts 010121
per 100,000 0.076.60.074.1150.575.6
Arson 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 270.1) 85.7173.791.7191.4244.4181.1

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Crime rate in Rison detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.27
Arkansas average:

1.99
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.5%
Arkansas:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +13 (+1.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (26%)
  • Other services, except public administration (15%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Rison, Arkansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Rison-area historical tornado activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 88% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1968, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.7 miles away from the Rison city center killed 5 people and injured 16 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/28/1975, a category F4 tornado 24.3 miles away from the city center killed 7 people and injured 51 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rison-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 83.9 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 86.3 miles away from Rison 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 157.1 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 224.4 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 150.0 miles away from Rison center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 197.3 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 Cleveland County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rison topographic map

Birthplace of: Ed Wilson - Television executive, William Miller (Canadian football) - Player of and football.

Hospitals and medical centers in Rison:

  • AAA SOUTHEAST AR CLEVELAND CO (201 MAIN STREET)
  • CLEVELAND COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (409 EAST MAGNOLIA STREET)
  • THE GREEN HOUSE COTTAGES OF SOUTHERN HILLS (701 SOUTH MAIN STREET)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rison:

  • University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (about 22 miles; Pine Bluff, AR; Full-time enrollment: 2,558)
  • University of Arkansas at Monticello (about 34 miles; Monticello, AR; FT enrollment: 3,130)
  • Henderson State University (about 52 miles; Arkadelphia, AR; FT enrollment: 3,528)
  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock (about 54 miles; Little Rock, AR; FT enrollment: 9,227)
  • Pulaski Technical College (about 58 miles; North Little Rock, AR; FT enrollment: 8,396)
  • National Park Community College (about 66 miles; Hot Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,237)
  • Southern Arkansas University Main Campus (about 76 miles; Magnolia, AR; FT enrollment: 3,005)

Public high schools in Rison:

Public elementary/middle schools in Rison:

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Notable locations in Rison: Cleveland County Courthouse (A), Cleveland County Ambulance (B), Rison Volunteer Fire Department (C), Rison Police Department (D), Cleveland County Sheriff's Office (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cleveland 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 2003 was 61.4. This is better than average.

City:

61.4
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 12.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.4
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 34.1%
(20.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 46.1% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Arkansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  72.2%
Whole state:  67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.7%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
52 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
66 people in other group homes in 2000
3 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Rison, Arkansas environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Rison (2011 data):

  • Centennial Bank: Rison Branch at 3rd And Pine Street, branch established on 1994/12/22. Info updated 2012/02/29: Bank assets: $3,588.2 mil, Deposits: $2,891.9 mil, headquarters in Conway, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 109 total offices, Holding Company: Home Bancshares, Inc.
  • The Bank of Rison: The Bank Of Rison at 200 Main Street, branch established on 1932/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $30.1 mil, Deposits: $24.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 1 total offices
  • Fordyce Bank & Trust Co.: Rison Branch at 103 West Magnolia, branch established on 1994/10/24. Info updated 2011/06/20: Bank assets: $123.2 mil, Deposits: $93.2 mil, headquarters in Fordyce, AR, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Fbt Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.4
Arkansas average:

11.8

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Rison city (based on Cleveland County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,39223
Mainline Protestant54610
Black Protestant3313
None4,420-
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: 2
Cleveland County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Cleveland County:

4.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1
Here:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.4%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Cleveland County:

31.5%
Arkansas:

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

13.0%
State:

13.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.0%
State:

47.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Rison:

41.6%
State:

43.3%

Average BMI:
Rison:

29.2
State:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.1%
Arkansas:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.6%
Arkansas:

11.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Arkansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.9%
Arkansas:

34.0%

General health condition:
Here:

51.1%
Arkansas:

53.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.9%
State:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rison, 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 3$7,231$28,9240$0
Other Government Administration 1$1,782$21,3840$0
Judicial and Legal 3$4,968$19,8720$0
Police Protection - Officers 4$9,946$29,8380$0
Streets and Highways 1$3,784$45,4081$1,771
Solid Waste Management 1$4,097$49,1640$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$316
Water Supply 1$4,816$57,7920$0
Totals for Government 14$36,624$31,3922$2,087

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $160,000 ($122.61)
    Police Protection: $154,000 ($118.01)
    Sewerage: $112,000 ($85.82)
    Regular Highways: $60,000 ($45.98)
    Financial Administration: $21,000 ($16.09)
    Fire Protection: $16,000 ($12.26)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $260,000 ($199.23)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $104,000 ($79.69)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $42,000 ($32.18)
    Highways: $7,000 ($5.36)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $13,000 ($9.96)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $142,000 ($108.81)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $60,000 ($45.98)
    General Support: $21,000 ($16.09)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $148,000 ($113.41)
    Public Utilities: $53,000 ($40.61)
    Property: $12,000 ($9.20)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $318,000 ($243.68)

6.13% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,329 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.13%
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 Jefferson County, AR  1.55% ($40,372 average AGI)
from Lincoln County, AR  0.58% ($26,938)
from Bradley County, AR  0.40% ($43,182)


6.47% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,606 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.47%
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 Jefferson County, AR  1.90% ($29,132 average AGI)
to Bradley County, AR  0.54% ($31,733)
to Dallas County, AR  0.54% ($21,733)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rison:

  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KPBA (1270 AM; 5 kW; PINE BLUFF, AR; Owner: METRO BIRCH ENTERPRISES, INC)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMTL (760 AM; daytime; 10 kW; SHERWOOD, AR; Owner: GEORGE V. DOMERESE)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBHS (590 AM; 5 kW; HOT SPRINGS, AR; Owner: J & A, INC.)
  • KCLA (1400 AM; 1 kW; PINE BLUFF, AR; Owner: M.R.S. VENTURES, INC.)
  • KBJT (1570 AM; 1 kW; FORDYCE, AR; Owner: KBJT, INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KCAT (1340 AM; 1 kW; PINE BLUFF, AR; Owner: JAMES J.B. SCANLON)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rison:

  • KMSX (94.9 FM; MAUMELLE, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KIPR (92.3 FM; PINE BLUFF, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KANX (91.1 FM; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KQEW (102.3 FM; FORDYCE, AR; Owner: DALLAS PROPERTIES, INC.)
  • KPBQ-FM (101.3 FM; PINE BLUFF, AR; Owner: M.R.S. VENTURES, INC.)
  • KTRN (104.5 FM; WHITE HALL, AR; Owner: BAYOU BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KUAP (89.7 FM; PINE BLUFF, AR; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE UNIV OF AR)
  • K226AG (93.1 FM; PINE BLUFF, AR; Owner: CENTRAL ARKANSAS CHRISTIAN BCG INC)

TV broadcast stations around Rison:

  • KATV (Channel 7; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: KATV, LLC)
  • KETS (Channel 2; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • KASN (Channel 38; PINE BLUFF, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KVTN (Channel 25; PINE BLUFF, AR; Owner: AGAPE CHURCH, INC.)
  • KTVE (Channel 10; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF MONROE/EL DORADO LICENSE LLC)
  • KWBK-LP (Channel 36; PINE BLUFF, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS 49, INC.)
  • Rison, Arkansas
  • Fatal accident count11
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents14
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:4
  • Fatalities14
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents33
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • Arkansas average
  • Fatal accident count86
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents130
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons34
  • Fatalities94
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents226
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents10
See more detailed statistics of Rison fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 9m30ftTotal length
  • $1,594,000Total costs
  • 12,394Total average daily traffic
  • 123Total average daily truck traffic
  • 18,094Total future (year 2007) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Rison)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

58 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Cleveland County Courthouse (Lat: 33.954278 Lon: -92.177917), Call Sign: KXV397
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.740 MHzGrant Date: 12/21/1999, Expiration Date: 02/06/2005, Cancellation Date: 04/09/2005Registrant: County Of Cleveland, Main & Magnolia, Rison, AR 71665, Phone: (501) 325-6214
  • 100 East Main St (Lat: 33.954278 Lon: -92.177917), Call Sign: KKJ604
    Assigned Frequencies: 37.2000 MHz, 37.2400 MHz, 37.3200 MHzGrant Date: 07/07/2012, Expiration Date: 08/20/2022Registrant: Douthits Radio Service Inc, 1301 East Martin Ave, Pine Bluff, AR 71601, Phone: (870) 535-3894, Email:
  • 1 1/2 Mi S & 200 Yds Off Hwy 79 (Lat: 33.937611 Lon: -92.208472), Call Sign: KZY277, Licensee ID: L00008261
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.685 MHzGrant Date: 01/19/2002, Expiration Date: 01/19/2012, Cancellation Date: 03/24/2012Registrant: Tyson Foods, Inc., 2210 W. Oaklawn Drive, Springdale, AR 72765, Phone: (479) 290-4000, Fax: (479) 290-7940

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rison)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172P (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 172LN , Serial Number: 17274794, Year manufactured: 1981, Airworthiness Date: 03/18/1981
    Registrant (Individual): Hughlan P Fontenot, 7840 Highway 133, Rison, AR 71665
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150H (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 50110 , Serial Number: 15069068, Year manufactured: 1968
    Registrant (Individual): Chris H Wegner, 330 Tom Taylor Rd, Rison, AR 71665

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

HWY 63 WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 7,282, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-02-2007), St Public Notif received (DEC-04-2007), St Compliance achieved (NOV-13-2008)

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

  • CLEVELAND CO RURAL WATER USERS ASSOC (Population served: 1,698, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
Most common first names in Rison, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James6973.1 years
John5573.6 years
William4374.4 years
Mary3980.6 years
Willie2479.2 years
Charles2070.6 years
Robert1875.9 years
Joe1472.4 years
Walter1474.3 years
Thomas1379.3 years
Most common last names in Rison, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Reed3480.0 years
Wilson3376.4 years
Brown2974.6 years
Ashcraft2577.4 years
Taylor2475.0 years
Smith2167.1 years
Gavin2077.7 years
White1969.6 years
Williams1879.8 years
Jones1678.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (65%)
  • Utility gas (31%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Rison compared to Arkansas state average:

  • Black race population percentage above 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Rison on our top lists:

  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other group homes (population 1,000+)"
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  • Melvin Scott Miller (1)
  • Gerald Edward Hill (1)

Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2016.