Salesville, Arkansas

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Population in 2014: 446 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.1%
 
Males: 245  (55.0%)
Females: 201  (45.0%)
Median resident age:  48.8 years
Arkansas median age:  37.8 years

Zip codes: 72653.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $33,692 (it was $23,542 in 2000)
Salesville:

$33,692
AR:

$40,511

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,091 (it was $17,077 in 2000)

Salesville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $83,069 (it was $52,100 in 2000)
Salesville:

$83,069
AR:

$109,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $93,711; Detached houses: $114,911; Mobile homes: $49,799

Median gross rent in 2013: $602.

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  • Races in Salesville, AR (2010)

    Salesville races chart
    • 41592.2%White alone
    • 204.4%Hispanic
    • 122.7%Two or more races
    • 30.7%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Salesville: 79.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (17.3%), German (16.9%), English (16.5%), United States (9.0%), Swedish (5.6%), French (4.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 4.47 square miles.

Population density: 100 people per square mile   (very low).

Salesville,AR real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Salesville:

  • High school or higher: 84.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.3%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Salesville city:

  • Never married: 13.1%
  • Now married: 65.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 9.6%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

9 residents are foreign born (0.7% Europe, 0.7% Asia, 0.7% Latin America).

This city:

2.1%
Arkansas:

2.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $395 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $449 (0.5%)

Salesville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (86.4 miles , pop. 151,580).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (151.1 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (350.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Briarcliff, AR (1.4 miles ), Norfork, AR (1.6 miles ), Mountain Home, AR (2.9 miles ), Pineville, AR (3.3 miles ), Calico Rock, AR (3.4 miles ), Gassville, AR (3.5 miles ), Cotter, AR (3.8 miles ), Lakeview, AR (4.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $27,500
  • 1998: 11 buildings, average cost: $44,100
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $25,300
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $67,500
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $116,700
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $77,000
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $31,600
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $33,800
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $43,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 36.24 N, Longitude: 92.28 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 870

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

5.2%
Arkansas:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +91 (+26.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (29%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Manufacturing (30%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Utilities (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (29%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (44%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Salesville, Arkansas

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Tornado activity:

Salesville-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Arkansas state average. It is 76% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.7 miles away from the Salesville city center killed 2 people and injured 28 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/14/1996, a category F4 tornado 29.7 miles away from the city center killed 7 people and injured 35 people and caused $3 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Salesville-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 116.9 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 72.1 miles away from Salesville center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 74.4 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 138.3 miles away from the city 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 164.8 miles away from Salesville center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 141.1 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 Baxter County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Salesville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Salesville:

  • MT HOME GOOD SAMARITAN VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR)
  • RVM - RENAL CTR OF MTN HOME (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR)
  • BAXTER COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR)
  • BAXTER REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR)
  • HOSPICE OF THE OZARKS (Hospital, about 10 miles away; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR)
  • CARE MANOR NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR)
  • HIRAM SHADDOX GERIATRIC CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Salesville:

  • Harding University (about 76 miles; Searcy, AR; Full-time enrollment: 5,360)
  • University of Central Arkansas (about 82 miles; Conway, AR; FT enrollment: 9,972)
  • Arkansas Tech University (about 82 miles; Russellville, AR; FT enrollment: 9,038)
  • Arkansas State University-Beebe (about 84 miles; Beebe, AR; FT enrollment: 3,387)
  • Missouri State University-Springfield (about 87 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 16,660)
  • Evangel University (about 87 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Ozarks Technical Community College (about 88 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 10,356)

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

Baxter County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2003 was 40.9. This is significantly better than average.

City:

40.9
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 9.06. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.06
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.7%
(21.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Arkansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  60.1%
Whole state:  67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.4%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Arkansas average:

11.8

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Salesville city (based on Baxter County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant14,88474
Mainline Protestant2,5289
Catholic2,3591
Other8886
Black Protestant4992
None20,355-
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
Baxter County:

1.67 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

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

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Baxter County:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Baxter County:

6.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 48
Here:

11.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.9%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Baxter County:

26.1%
Arkansas:

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

10.2%
State:

13.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.5%
Arkansas:

47.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Salesville:

43.7%
Arkansas:

43.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.2
State:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.7%
Arkansas:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.8%
Arkansas:

11.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Salesville:

6.9
Arkansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Salesville:

38.5%
State:

34.0%

General health condition:
This city:

51.6%
Arkansas:

53.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Salesville:

73.3%
Arkansas:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Salesville, 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$3,000$36,0000$0
Other Government Administration 6$489$9780$0
Firefighters 2$1,266$7,5960$0
Streets and Highways 1$9,406$112,8720$0
Sewerage 1$12,688$152,2560$0
Totals for Government 11$26,849$29,2900$0

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

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $120,000 ($269.06)
    Regular Highways: $40,000 ($89.69)
    Fire Protection: $16,000 ($35.87)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $39,000 ($87.44)

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

  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $49,000 ($109.87)
    All Other: $5,000 ($11.21)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $3,000 ($6.73)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($6.73)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $45,000 ($100.90)
    General Support: $37,000 ($82.96)
    All Other: $7,000 ($15.70)
  • Tax - Property: $19,000 ($42.60)
    Public Utilities: $15,000 ($33.63)
    NEC: $0 ($0.00)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $29,000 ($65.02)

6.20% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,018 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.20%
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 Marion County, AR  0.76% ($23,522 average AGI)
from Fulton County, AR  0.24% ($18,167)
from Ozark County, MO  0.18% ($30,769)


5.70% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,379 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
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 Marion County, AR  0.75% ($22,559 average AGI)
to Washington County, AR  0.24% ($40,222)
to Pulaski County, AR  0.18% ($33,111)

Strongest AM radio stations in Salesville:

  • KTLO (1240 AM; 1 kW; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR; Owner: KTLO LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCGS (960 AM; 5 kW; MARSHALL, AR; Owner: SOUTHLAND BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KGFL (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CLINTON, AR; Owner: KING-SULIVAN RADIO)
  • KWTO (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KWTO, INC.)
  • KNWA (1600 AM; 5 kW; BELLEFONTE, AR; Owner: HARRISON RADIO STATIONS, INC.)
  • KMTL (760 AM; daytime; 10 kW; SHERWOOD, AR; Owner: GEORGE V. DOMERESE)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Salesville:

  • KOMT (107.5 FM; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR; Owner: MAC PARTNERS)
  • KPFM (105.5 FM; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR; Owner: MOUNTAIN HOME RADIO STATION, INC.)
  • KTLO-FM (97.9 FM; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR; Owner: KTLO LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCMH (91.5 FM; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR; Owner: CHRISTIAN B/C GROUP OF MT. HOME, INC)
  • KCTT-FM (101.7 FM; YELLVILLE, AR; Owner: KTLO LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKTZ (93.5 FM; LAKEVIEW, AR; Owner: JOHN M. DOWDY)
  • KBCN-FM (104.3 FM; MARSHALL, AR; Owner: PEARSON B/CASTING OF MARSHALL, INC.)
  • KWOZ (103.3 FM; MOUNTAIN VIEW, AR; Owner: MOUNTAIN VIEW BROADCASTING CORP)
  • KCWD (96.1 FM; HARRISON, AR; Owner: HARRISON RADIO STATIONS, INC.)
  • KMAC (99.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, MO; Owner: PEARSON B/CASTING OF G/VILLE, INC)
  • KFFB (106.1 FM; FAIRFIELD BAY, AR; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCAST, INC)
  • KZLE (93.1 FM; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: WRD ENTERTAINMENT, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Salesville:

  • KEMV (Channel 6; MOUNTAIN VIEW, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • K22ES (Channel 22; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K41HC (Channel 41; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 11m36ftTotal length
  • 1,942Total average daily traffic
  • 18Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,678Total future (year 2007) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KG5COL, Licensee ID: L01872616, Grant Date: 06/11/2014, Expiration Date: 06/11/2024, Certifier: David B Robert, Registrant: David B Robert, 1 Valley View Pl, Salesville, AR 72653

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (44%)
  • Utility gas (36%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14%)
  • Wood (5%)

Salesville compared to Arkansas state average:

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