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Population in 2012: 229 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -12.3%
 

Males: 132  (57.8%)
Females: 97  (42.2%)

Median resident age:  44.5 years
Arkansas median age:  37.8 years

Zip codes: 72140.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $29,226 (it was $24,375 in 2000)
St. Charles:

$29,226
AR:

$40,112
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,788

St. Charles town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $59,620 (it was $35,900 in 2000)
St. Charles:

$59,620
AR:

$107,600
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $74,329; Detached houses: $84,017; Mobile homes: $40,706

Median gross rent in 2012: $425.

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St. Charles races chart
  • White alone - 225 (97.8%)
  • Two or more races - 3 (1.3%)
  • Black alone - 1 (0.4%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.4%)

Races in St. Charles detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in St. Charles: 79.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Recent posts about St. Charles, Arkansas on our local forum with over 1,500,000 registered users. St. Charles is mentioned 12 times on our forum:
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Ancestries: Irish (26.8%), German (16.2%), United States (9.6%), Dutch (5.1%), English (4.5%), French (2.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 201 feet

Land area: 0.86 square miles.

Population density: 267 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in St. Charles:

  • High school or higher: 63.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in St. Charles town:

  • Never married: 11.3%
  • Now married: 56.5%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 16.7%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

1 residents are foreign born

This town:  0.4%
Arkansas:  3.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $514 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $223 (0.4%)

St. Charles satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pine Bluff, AR (51.8 miles , pop. 55,085).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (83.9 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (343.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: De Witt, AR (3.6 miles ), Almyra, AR (4.0 miles ), Holly Grove, AR (4.0 miles ), Elaine, AR (4.1 miles ), Marvell, AR (4.2 miles ), Lake View, AR (4.3 miles ), Gillett, AR (4.7 miles ), Roe, AR (4.8 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $40,000
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings

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Latitude: 34.37 N, Longitude: 91.14 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 870

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.6%
Arkansas:

7.6%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +53 (+25.5%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (37%)
  • Wholesale trade (26%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Utilities (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Retail trade (44%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Information (3%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Farmers and farm managers (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7%)
  • Operations specialties managers except financial managers (6%)
  • Other protective service workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Carpenters (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (18%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (13%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Operations specialties managers except financial managers (5%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (5%)
  • Therapists (5%)

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Tornado activity:

St. Charles-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Arkansas state average. It is 188% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1968, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.3 miles away from the St. Charles town center killed 5 people and injured 16 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 2/9/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.2 miles away from the town center injured 4 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

St. Charles-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Arkansas state average. It is 91% 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 98.7 miles away from the city center
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 82.1 miles away from St. Charles 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 83.1 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 93.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/17/1997 at 18:16:31, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 94.3 miles away from St. Charles center
On 8/11/1996 at 18:17:49, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 57.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Arkansas County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
St. Charles topographic map

Hospitals/medical centers near St. Charles:

  • DEWITT NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; DE WITT, AR)
  • DEWITT HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; DE WITT, AR)
  • ARKANSAS COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; DE WITT, AR)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to St. Charles:

  • Coahoma Community College (about 34 miles; Clarksdale, MS; Full-time enrollment: 2,224)
  • Delta State University (about 50 miles; Cleveland, MS; FT enrollment: 2,783)
  • University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (about 52 miles; Pine Bluff, AR; FT enrollment: 3,368)
  • Arkansas State University-Beebe (about 65 miles; Beebe, AR; FT enrollment: 2,601)
  • University of Arkansas at Monticello (about 67 miles; Monticello, AR; FT enrollment: 2,521)
  • Northwest Mississippi Community College (about 70 miles; Senatobia, MS; FT enrollment: 6,204)
  • Harding University (about 70 miles; Searcy, AR; FT enrollment: 4,312)

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Notable locations in St. Charles: Saint Charles Fire Station (A), Saint Charles Police Department (B), United States Fish And Wildlife - White River National Wildlife Refuge (Park Security) (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

 
Arkansas 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 2012: 18.2%

Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Arkansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  64.5%
Whole state:  67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.5%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in St. Charles, AR

St. Charles compared to Arkansas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


St. Charles travel time to work - commute


St. Charles mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (57%)
  • Electricity (32%)
  • Wood (7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for St. Charles town (based on Arkansas County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 69.89%
Here69.9%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchAmerican Baptist AssociationBaptist Missionary Association of AmericaLutheran Church
Adherents35.2%19.0%14.9%8.0%5.4%
Congregations16.9%21.5%18.5%10.8%4.6%
NameCatholic ChurchChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Assemblies of GodChristian Churches and Churches of ChristOther
Adherents4.4%3.4%2.4%2.0%5.2%
Congregations1.5%1.5%6.2%3.1%15.4%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Arkansas County:

2.58 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

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

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Arkansas County:

5.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Here:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.8%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Arkansas County:

33.3%
Arkansas:

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

14.9%
State:

13.6%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$634
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$220
Water Supply 1$1,275$15,3000$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$2,280$27,3600$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$200
Totals for Government 2$3,555$21,3304$1,054

St. Charles government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $27,000 ($117.90)
    Financial Administration: $22,000 ($96.07)
    Regular Highways: $17,000 ($74.24)
    Water Utilities: $15,000 ($65.50)
    Fire Protection: $6,000 ($26.20)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $3,000 ($13.10)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $37,000 ($161.57)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($13.10)

St. Charles government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,000 ($17.47)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $22,000 ($96.07)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($8.73)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $40,000 ($174.67)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $18,000 ($78.60)
    General Support: $5,000 ($21.83)
  • Tax - Property: $11,000 ($48.03)
    Public Utilities: $8,000 ($34.93)

St. Charles government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $62,000 ($270.74)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $53,000 ($231.44)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $9,000 ($39.30)

St. Charles government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $81,000 ($353.71)

5.03% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,017 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.03%
Arkansas average:

7.98%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Monroe County, AR  0.53% ($22,405 average AGI)
from Pulaski County, AR  0.44% ($22,613)
from Prairie County, AR  0.39% ($21,815)


5.99% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,872 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.99%
Arkansas average:

7.29%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Pulaski County, AR  0.95% ($28,731 average AGI)
to Jefferson County, AR  0.57% ($23,150)
to Prairie County, AR  0.47% ($26,545)

Strongest AM radio stations in St. Charles:

  • 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)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KMTL (760 AM; daytime; 10 kW; SHERWOOD, AR; Owner: GEORGE V. DOMERESE)
  • KXJK (950 AM; 5 kW; FORREST CITY, AR; Owner: FORREST CITY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WJCE (680 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)

Strongest FM radio stations in St. Charles:

  • KVRN (90.7 FM; MARVELL, AR; Owner: EAST ARKANSAS EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • KDEW-FM (97.3 FM; DE WITT, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KWAK-FM (105.5 FM; STUTTGART, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KFFA-FM (103.1 FM; HELENA, AR; Owner: DELTA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJIW-FM (94.5 FM; HELENA, AR; Owner: ELIJAH MONDY,JR.)

TV broadcast stations around St. Charles:

  • KATV (Channel 7; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: KATV, LLC)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2


St. Charles on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Leather and allied products"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Farm product raw material merchant wholesalers"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Judges, magistrates, and other judicial workers"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Postsecondary teachers"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Education, training, and library occupations:"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers"
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