Texarkana, Arkansas

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Population in 2017: 30,259 (87% urban, 13% rural).
Population change since 2000: +14.4%
 
Males: 14,951  (49.4%)
Females: 15,308  (50.6%)
Median resident age:

38.7 years
Arkansas median age:

38.1 years

Zip codes: 71854.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $39,875 (it was $31,343 in 2000)
Texarkana:

$39,875
AR:

$45,869

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,949 (it was $17,130 in 2000)

Texarkana city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $128,066 (it was $61,900 in 2000)
Texarkana:

$128,066
AR:

$128,500

Median gross rent in 2017: $724.

March 2019 cost of living index in Texarkana: 81.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 24.6%
(14.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.2% for Black residents, 50.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 41.1% for American Indian residents, 77.8% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 74.6% for other race residents, 48.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Texarkana, AR (2017)
    • 17,77358.5%White alone
    • 9,94032.7%Black alone
    • 1,3224.4%Hispanic
    • 8492.8%Two or more races
    • 2410.8%American Indian alone
    • 880.3%Asian alone
    • 310.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 170.06%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Arkansas and other state lists, there were 108 registered sex offenders living in Texarkana, Arkansas as of May 31, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Texarkana is 281 to 1.


Crime rates in Texarkana by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(3.4)
3
(9.9)
3
(9.9)
2
(6.7)
2
(6.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.3)
1
(3.3)
2
(6.7)
2
(6.7)
4
(13.3)
5
(16.4)
2
(6.6)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
6
(20.1)
18
(59.3)
20
(66.3)
16
(53.6)
25
(82.4)
19
(62.3)
10
(33.2)
3
(9.9)
17
(56.5)
8
(26.6)
19
(63.3)
20
(65.7)
12
(39.6)
22
(72.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
45
(151.1)
81
(266.9)
64
(212.2)
75
(251.2)
66
(217.5)
51
(167.3)
35
(116.1)
46
(152.2)
44
(146.3)
43
(143.2)
45
(149.9)
34
(111.7)
44
(145.1)
44
(145.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
403
(1,353)
388
(1,279)
360
(1,194)
420
(1,407)
176
(579.9)
228
(747.8)
199
(660.1)
343
(1,135)
242
(804.7)
172
(572.8)
128
(426.3)
122
(400.9)
182
(600.0)
134
(442.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
357
(1,199)
406
(1,338)
387
(1,283)
450
(1,507)
476
(1,568)
425
(1,394)
525
(1,742)
438
(1,449)
409
(1,360)
412
(1,372)
289
(962.5)
336
(1,104)
287
(946.1)
196
(646.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1,264
(4,245)
1,023
(3,371)
1,043
(3,459)
1,249
(4,184)
1,261
(4,155)
1,389
(4,556)
1,623
(5,384)
1,456
(4,816)
1,237
(4,113)
1,310
(4,363)
1,331
(4,433)
1,238
(4,068)
988
(3,257)
984
(3,248)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
111
(372.8)
101
(332.8)
118
(391.3)
113
(378.5)
157
(517.3)
121
(396.9)
122
(404.7)
102
(337.4)
58
(192.9)
94
(313.1)
97
(323.1)
99
(325.3)
80
(263.7)
76
(250.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
8
(26.9)
14
(46.1)
4
(13.3)
12
(40.2)
9
(29.7)
3
(9.8)
3
(10.0)
2
(6.6)
2
(6.7)
1
(3.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(13.2)
3
(9.9)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)622.4658.1634.9716.1577.7561.2569.7608.2538.5487.8478.0465.2426.0385.3

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City-data.com crime index in Texarkana, AR

Crime rate in Texarkana detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 93 (84 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.77
Arkansas average:

2.22
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Ancestries: American (12.6%), Irish (5.9%), English (3.8%), German (3.5%), Italian (1.2%), Scottish (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 360 feet

Land area: 31.8 square miles.

Population density: 950 people per square mile   (low).

Texarkana, Arkansas map

423 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.4%
Arkansas:

4.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $981 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $745 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bossier City, LA (66.1 miles , pop. 56,461).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (68.3 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (166.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Texarkana, TX (1.6 miles ),
Wake Village, TX (2.3 miles ),
Nash, TX (2.5 miles ),
Red Lick, TX (3.0 miles ),
Ogden, AR (3.3 miles ),
Leary, TX (3.4 miles ),
Domino, TX (3.7 miles),
Fouke, AR (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 33.43 N, Longitude: 94.02 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -14 (-0.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 5,145 (42.4%)

Area code: 870

Distribution of median household income in Texarkana, AR in 2017
Distribution of house value in Texarkana, AR in 2017
Texarkana satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.4%
Arkansas:

3.4%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Texarkana, AR
Historical housing units in Texarkana, AR

Population change in the 1990s: +3,141 (+13.5%).
Most common industries in Texarkana, AR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.8%)
  • Construction (7.4%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Public administration (5.9%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (4.2%)
  • Paper (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.5%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (7.4%)
  • Public administration (6.3%)
  • Paper (5.9%)
  • Health care (5.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.6%)
  • Educational services (11.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.7%)
  • Public administration (5.6%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.1%)
  • Social assistance (4.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Texarkana, AR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (3.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Cashiers (5.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.5%)
  • Registered nurses (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)

Average climate in Texarkana, Arkansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Texarkana, Arkansas environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 69.6. This is about average.

City:

69.6
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.99. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.99
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Texarkana-area historical tornado activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 97% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/12/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.4 miles away from the Texarkana city center killed one person and injured 5 people.

On 11/1/1977, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.5 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Texarkana-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 158.6 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 161.0 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 162.3 miles away from the city 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 259.8 miles away from Texarkana 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 321.6 miles away from Texarkana center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 251.7 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 Miller County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 9, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Texarkana topographic map

Hospitals in Texarkana:

  • CHRISTUS ST MICHAEL HOSPICE ARKANSAS (300 EAST 6TH STREET)
  • HOSPICE OF HOPE (3605 JEFFERSON AVENUE)
  • HOSPICE PEACHTREE, LLC-TEXARKANA (4425 JEFFERSON BOULEVARD, #104)
  • SERENITY HOSPICE OF TEXARKANA, LLC (1305 ARKANSAS BLVD)
  • WADLEY REGIONAL HOSPICE (1600 ARKANSAS BOULEVARD SUITE 204)

Nursing Homes in Texarkana:

  • ARKANSAS CONV CENTER (2107 DUDLEY AVE)
  • ARKANSAS NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (2107 DUDLEY STREET)
  • BAILEY CREEK HEALTH AND REHAB (1621 EAST 42ND ST)
  • EVERGREEN PLACE (1100 E 36 ST)
  • LINROCK HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (1100 EAST 36TH STREET)
  • MEDICALODGE OF TEXARKANA (1621 E 42ND ST)
  • MILLER COUNTY NURSING CENTER (P O BOX 3318)

Dialysis Facilities in Texarkana:

  • DAVITA - MILLER COUNTY DIALYSIS UNIT (816 EAST ST)
  • VAMANA, INC (422 BEECH ST)

Home Health Centers in Texarkana:

  • HERITAGE HOME HEALTH (3809 EAST 9TH STREET - SUITE 12)
  • JORDAN HEALTH SERVICES (4425 JEFFERSON AVENUE, SUITE 118)
  • MILLER COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (503 WALNUT)

Airports and heliports located in Texarkana:

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Amtrak station:

TEXARKANA (100 E. FRONT ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Texarkana:

  • Texarkana College (about 4 miles; Texarkana, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,629)
  • Southern Arkansas University Main Campus (about 47 miles; Magnolia, AR; FT enrollment: 3,005)
  • Northeast Texas Community College (about 55 miles; Mount Pleasant, TX; FT enrollment: 2,320)
  • Southern University at Shreveport (about 63 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 2,277)
  • Bossier Parish Community College (about 66 miles; Bossier City, LA; FT enrollment: 6,209)
  • Louisiana State University-Shreveport (about 72 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 3,159)
  • Henderson State University (about 74 miles; Arkadelphia, AR; FT enrollment: 3,528)

Public high schools in Texarkana:

  • GENOA CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 12472 HWY 196, Grades: 9-12)
  • TEXARKANA AREA VOCATIONAL CENTER (Location: 3512 GRAND AVE, Grades: 9-12)
  • ARKANSAS HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 1500 JEFFERSON AVE, Grades: 9-12)
  • WASHINGTON ACADEMY CHARTER SCHOOL (Location: 1900 MARIETTA STREET, Grades: 9-12, Charter school)

Private high school in Texarkana:

  • TRINITY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 335, Location: 3107 TRINITY BLVD, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Texarkana:

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Library in Texarkana:

  • TEXARKANA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $810,348; Location: 600 WEST 3RD STREET; 92,222 books; 5,710 audio materials; 7,532 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 82 state licensed databases; 50 other licensed databases; 136 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Texarkana: Airport Industiral Park (A), Four States Fair Grounds (B), South Haven Golf Course (C), Texarkana Country Club (D), Miller County Courthouse (E), North Heights Neighborhood Center (F), Texarkana City Hall (G), Immigration Customs Enforcement (H), Federal Bureau of Investigation Texarkana Resident Office (I), Texarkana Police Department (J), Texarkana Narcotics Drug Task Force (K), Texarkana Housing Authority (L), Miller County Sheriff's Office (M), Texarkana Arkansas Fire Department Station 4 (N), Texarkana Arkansas Fire Department Station 5 (O), Texarkana Arkansas Fire Department Station 1 (P), Texarkana Arkansas Fire Department Station 2 (Q), Texarkana Arkansas Fire Department Station 3 (R), Texarkana Regional Airport Rescue and Fire Department (S), Trinity Volunteer Fire Department (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Texarkana include: Apostolic Tabernacle (A), Beech Street First Baptist Church (B), Bethel Baptist Church (C), Calvary Baptist Church (D), Canaan Baptist Church (E), College Hill Missionary Baptist Church (F), College Hill United Methodist Church (G), First Church of Christ Scientist (H), First Church of the Nazarene (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: State Line Cemetery (1), Fair Haven Cemetery (2), Woodlawn Cemetery (3), Calvary Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Williams Lake (A), Robinson Lake (B), Smith Lake (C), Wooten Lake (D), Country Club Lake (E), Mitchell Lake (F), State Line Lake (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Texarkana include: Hobo Jungle Park (1), Kline Park (2), George Williams Park (3), Bramble Park (4), Hole-In-The-Wall Park (5), Bradfield Park (6), North Texarkana Park (7), Buhrman Field (8), Razorback Stadium (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Fleming Novelty of Ark (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1205 East Broad Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotels: Twilight Motel (815 East 9th Street) (1), Best Western King's Row Inn Restaurant (4200 North State Line Avenue) (2), Hampton Inn Texarkana (5300 North Stateline Avenue) (3), Holiday Inn Holidome (5100 North Stateline Avenue) (4), America's Best Value Inn (4200 North State Line Avenue) (5), Howard Johnson (200 Realtor Avenue) (6), Country Host Inn (900 Realtor Avenue) (7), Travelers Lodge (3602 North State Line Avenue) (8), Days Inn Texarkana Ar (4012 North Stateline Avenue) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: U S Government - Federal Bureau Of Investigation-Texas (Federal Building) (1), Federal Bureau of Investigation (Federal Building) (2), U S Government - Justice Dept- Us District Court- District Judge-Ark (Post Ofc) (3), Miller County Special Court Services (400 Laurel Suite 101A) (4), U S Government - Justice Dept- US District Court- District Clerk-District Court (Post Ofc) (5). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Conlon Nancarrow - (1912-1997), composer, Lynn Lowe - Farmer, Mike Ross (politician) - Politician, Buster Benton - Blues guitarist and singer, Dustin Moseley - Baseball player, George A. Burton - Accountant, Gilbert R. Cook - Soldier in the Army during World War II, Hayes McClerkin - Politician, Lynn A. Davis - Arkansas politician and author, Max Sandlin - Politician.

Miller County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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

COTTONSHED WATERWORKS (Population served: 72, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-04-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-20-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-15-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-09-2007), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-20-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-15-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Arkansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

64.8%
Whole state:

67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.7%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Texarkana in 2010:

  • 599 people in state prisons
  • 300 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 290 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 137 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 45 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 39 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 25 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 17 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 16 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

People in group quarters in Texarkana in 2000:

  • 564 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 287 people in nursing homes
  • 76 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 34 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 32 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 29 people in state prisons
  • 22 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 13 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

Banks with branches in Texarkana (2011 data):

  • Commercial National Bank of Texarkana: Arkansas Boulevard Branch, East Ninth Street Branch, Fourth Street Branch, State Line Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $193.9 mil, Deposits: $176.9 mil, headquarters in Texarkana, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Commercial Bancshares, Inc.
  • Regions Bank: Drive-In Branch, North State Line Branch, Texarkana Main Office. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Jefferson Branch at 1301 Arkansas Blvd, branch established on 2003/08/18; Hwy 82 Branch at 3615 E 9th St, branch established on 1900/08/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • First National Bank: Texarkana Branch at 1010 Arkansas Boulevard, branch established on 1998/10/05. Info updated 2012/01/13: Bank assets: $718.1 mil, Deposits: $547.7 mil, headquarters in Hot Springs, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 31 total offices, Holding Company: First National Security Company
  • First National Bank: Texarkana, Arkansas Branch at 3601 East 9th Street, branch established on 2010/01/04. Info updated 2009/09/28: Bank assets: $310.8 mil, Deposits: $271.9 mil, headquarters in Texarkana, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: First National Bancshares Of Hempstead County
  • Bank of the Ozarks: Texarkana Arkansas Boulevard Branch at 503 Arkansas Boulevard, branch established on 2006/08/07. Info updated 2011/05/03: Bank assets: $3,828.0 mil, Deposits: $2,955.2 mil, headquarters in Little Rock, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 115 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of The Ozarks Inc
  • BancorpSouth Bank: Texarkana Federal Branch at 2200 State Line Avenue, branch established on 1990/12/07. Info updated 2007/07/18: Bank assets: $12,990.3 mil, Deposits: $10,863.8 mil, headquarters in Tupelo, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 271 total offices, Holding Company: Bancorpsouth, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Texarkana:

Marital status in Texarkana, AR
  • Never married: 29.9%
  • Now married: 43.3%
  • Separated: 4.5%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 15.0%

For population 25 years and over in Texarkana:

  • High school or higher: 84.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 7.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
Arkansas average:

11.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Texarkana
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Texarkana, AR (based on Miller County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant19,93070
Mainline Protestant2,87911
Black Protestant2,03811
Catholic1,4041
Other21
None17,209-
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: 10
Miller County:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Miller County:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Miller County:

0.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Miller County:

4.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
Here:

5.14 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

6.66 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Miller County:

12.8%
State:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

34.2%
Arkansas:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Miller County:

18.6%
State:

13.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.4%
State:

47.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Texarkana:

48.1%
Arkansas:

43.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.9
State:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.1%
Arkansas:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.4%
Arkansas:

11.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Arkansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.0%
Arkansas:

34.0%

General health condition:
This city:

57.1%
State:

53.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.2%
Arkansas:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Texarkana, AR Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 85$445,579$62,9050$0
Firefighters 58$270,229$55,9090$0
Other and Unallocable 27$85,525$38,0111$1,413
Streets and Highways 11$32,933$35,9270$0
Financial Administration 10$41,664$49,9970$0
Police - Other 10$29,291$35,1498$4,119
Other Government Administration 6$32,955$65,9103$3,627
Parks and Recreation 4$13,966$41,8980$0
Judicial and Legal 4$12,664$37,9920$0
Correction 3$10,976$43,9041$724
Fire - Other 1$2,945$35,3400$0
Solid Waste Management 1$2,549$30,5880$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 220$981,276$53,52413$9,883

Texarkana government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $2,821,000 ($93.23)
    Water Utilities: $619,000 ($20.46)
    Sewerage: $571,000 ($18.87)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $6,857,000 ($226.61)
    General - Other: $4,709,000 ($155.62)
    Local Fire Protection: $4,366,000 ($144.29)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,624,000 ($119.77)
    Water Utilities: $3,232,000 ($106.81)
    Sewerage: $2,983,000 ($98.58)
    Regular Highways: $1,389,000 ($45.90)
    Central Staff Services: $865,000 ($28.59)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $515,000 ($17.02)
    Financial Administration: $452,000 ($14.94)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $450,000 ($14.87)
    Libraries: $394,000 ($13.02)
    Health - Other: $379,000 ($12.53)
    Parks and Recreation: $339,000 ($11.20)
    General Public Buildings: $157,000 ($5.19)
    Housing and Community Development: $120,000 ($3.97)
  • Employee Retirement - Benefit Payments: $2,422,000 ($80.04)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $823,000 ($27.20)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $873,000 ($28.85)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $499,000 ($16.49)
    General - Other: $247,000 ($8.16)
    Housing and Community Development: $124,000 ($4.10)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $9,536,000 ($315.15)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $539,000 ($17.81)

Texarkana government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $4,518,000 ($149.31)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,034,000 ($133.32)
    Other: $323,000 ($10.67)
  • Employee Retirement - Local Employee Contribution: $26,000 ($0.86)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $-326,000 ($-10.77)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $240,000 ($7.93)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,317,000 ($76.57)
    Other: $239,000 ($7.90)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $620,000 ($20.49)
    General Revenue - Other: $499,000 ($16.49)
    Interest Earnings: $331,000 ($10.94)
    Special Assessments: $28,000 ($0.93)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $4,895,000 ($161.77)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,427,000 ($47.16)
    Highways: $1,387,000 ($45.84)
    General Local Government Support: $1,262,000 ($41.71)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $7,441,000 ($245.91)
    Property: $3,760,000 ($124.26)
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,856,000 ($94.39)
    Other Selective Sales: $1,247,000 ($41.21)
    Other License: $164,000 ($5.42)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $41,000 ($1.35)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $31,000 ($1.02)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $22,000 ($0.73)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $19,000 ($0.63)
    Amusements License: $1,000 ($0.03)

Texarkana government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $36,667,000 ($1211.77)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $34,606,000 ($1143.66)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,832,000 ($192.74)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,770,000 ($124.59)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,191,000 ($39.36)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $628,000 ($20.75)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $563,000 ($18.61)

Texarkana government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $849,000 ($28.06)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $16,694,000 ($551.70)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,115,000 ($433.42)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,178,000 ($71.98)

8.56% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($34,227 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.56%
Arkansas average:

6.87%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Bowie County, TX  4.27% ($33,553 average AGI)
from Little River County, AR  0.31% ($36,957)
from Hempstead County, AR  0.28% ($28,171)


8.78% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($35,616 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.78%
Arkansas average:

6.90%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Bowie County, TX  4.43% ($34,837 average AGI)
to Little River County, AR  0.31% ($43,889)
to Dallas County, TX  0.26% ($27,921)
Businesses in Texarkana, AR
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Holiday Inn1
Albertsons1IHOP1
AutoZone1KFC1
Baymont Inn1Kincaid1
Best Western1La Quinta1
Burger King1La-Z-Boy1
Church's Chicken1Long John Silver's1
Circle K1McDonald's1
Clarion1Payless1
Curves1Pizza Hut2
Dairy Queen1Popeyes1
Days Inn1SONIC Drive-In1
Dennys2Subway3
Domino's Pizza2Super 81
FedEx3U-Haul6
GameStop1UPS4
Goodwill5Walmart1

Strongest AM radio stations in Texarkana:

  • KTFS (940 AM; 3 kW; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: ARKLATEX, LLC)
  • KKTK (1400 AM; 1 kW; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: PETRACOM OF TEXARKANA, L.L.C.)
  • KOSY (790 AM; 1 kW; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCMC (740 AM; 1 kW; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: ARKLATEX, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • KNBO (1530 AM; daytime; 3 kW; NEW BOSTON, TX; Owner: BOWIE COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KNCB (1320 AM; 5 kW; VIVIAN, LA; Owner: NORTH CADDO BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Texarkana:

  • KKYR-FM (102.5 FM; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHTA (92.5 FM; WAKE VILLAGE, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KFYX (107.1 FM; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: ARKLATEX, LLC)
  • KYGL (106.3 FM; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPWW (95.9 FM; HOOKS, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMJI (93.3 FM; ASHDOWN, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KTOY (104.7 FM; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: JO-AL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KNRB (100.1 FM; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KPGG (103.9 FM; ASHDOWN, AR; Owner: PETRACOM OF TEXARKANA, L.L.C.)
  • KTAL-FM (98.1 FM; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS - SHREVEPORT, LLC)
  • KTXK (91.5 FM; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: TEXARKANA COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KVMA-FM (107.9 FM; MAGNOLIA, AR; Owner: COLUMBIA BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KRMD-FM (101.1 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KJMY (101.7 FM; HOPE, AR; Owner: ARKLATEX, INC.)
  • K224BZ (92.7 FM; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: BURNS & TAYLOR BROADCASTING)
  • KEWL-FM (95.1 FM; NEW BOSTON, TX; Owner: PETRACOM OF TEXARKANA, L.L.C.)
  • KZRB (103.5 FM; NEW BOSTON, TX; Owner: B & H BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • K205DN (88.9 FM; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K244BE (96.7 FM; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: J AND J BROADCASTING)

TV broadcast stations around Texarkana:

  • KLFI-LP (Channel 35; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: BEECH STREET COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • K41EQ (Channel 41; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K30EA (Channel 30; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KTAL-TV (Channel 6; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF LOUISIANA, LLC)
  • KTBS-TV (Channel 3; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: KTBS, INC.)
  • KSLA-TV (Channel 12; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: KSLA, LLC)
  • KMSS-TV (Channel 33; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KSHV (Channel 45; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: WHITE KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF SHREVEPORT LIC. CORP.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Texarkana fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 163Number of bridges
  • 1,588ft / 484mTotal length
  • $3,585,000Total costs
  • 1,282,501Total average daily traffic
  • 94,950Total average daily truck traffic
  • 702,986Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic
New bridges in Texarkana, AR - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 41950-1959
  • 271960-1969
  • 141970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 281990-1999
  • 542000-2009
  • 302010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Texarkana, AR
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Texarkana)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 253 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Texarkana, AR)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 89 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Texarkana)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 42 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Texarkana)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED91$103,352104$85,491260$101,97631$52,6072$3,855,00082$76,74119$42,342
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$113,32311$116,36927$133,5504$50,5680$02$62,5006$55,725
APPLICATIONS DENIED10$90,20625$57,110104$100,60455$20,6360$014$41,1767$65,570
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN11$97,89110$97,01663$102,7979$23,7930$07$76,6991$81,060
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$86,0004$111,3985$132,2141$75,0000$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0201.00 , 0202.00, 0204.00, 0205.00, 0206.00, 0207.00, 0208.00, 0209.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED15$111,0037$126,8310$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$93,5004$125,7981$130,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$85,0002$151,4900$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$180,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$152,0000$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0201.00 , 0202.00, 0204.00, 0205.00, 0206.00, 0207.00, 0208.00, 0209.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Texarkana, AR
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Texarkana, AR - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 265. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 388 took place in 2005, and the least - 200 in 2008. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Texarkana, AR When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (41.1%), and Outside Fires (40.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Texarkana, AR
    • 1,84941.1%Structure Fires
    • 1,81140.3%Outside Fires
    • 75816.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 791.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Texarkana, AR

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Texarkana, Arkansas:

  • Quality Inn, 5210 N Stateline, Texarkana, Arkansas 71854 , Phone: (870) 772-0070, Fax: (870) 773-1408
  • Motel 6, 900 Realtor Rd, Texarkana, Arkansas 71854 , Phone: (800) 466-8356
  • Americas Best Value Inn, 4200 Stateline Ave, Texarkana, Arkansas 71854 , Phone: (870) 774-3851, Fax: (870) 772-8440
  • Super 8 Motel, 325 E 51ST St, Texarkana, Arkansas 71854 , Phone: (870) 774-8888, Fax: (870) 773-4653
  • Country Host Inn, 900 Realtor Ave, Texarkana, Arkansas 71854 , Phone: (870) 648-5489
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, 5210 Crossroads Pkwy, Texarkana, Arkansas 71854 , Phone: (870) 216-0083, Fax: (870) 216-0084
  • Best Western Plus Texarkana Inn & Suites, 5219 Crossroads Pkwy, Texarkana, Arkansas 71854 , Phone: (870) 774-1534, Fax: (870) 774-1538
  • Executive Inn, 3602 N State Line Ave, Texarkana, Arkansas 71854 , Phone: (870) 774-3511, Fax: (870) 774-3511
  • 4 other hotels and motels
All 12 fire-safe hotels and motels in Texarkana, Arkansas
Most common first names in Texarkana, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James11972.7 years
Mary10277.8 years
John7175.8 years
William6473.7 years
Robert4671.4 years
Dorothy4376.4 years
Charles4369.7 years
Willie3377.9 years
Ruby3282.0 years
Margaret2880.0 years
Most common last names in Texarkana, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams5577.3 years
Smith5476.3 years
Johnson4475.4 years
Jones3580.0 years
Thomas3479.5 years
Davis3174.1 years
Martin2976.3 years
Brown2377.7 years
Moore2379.3 years
Wilson2276.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Texarkana, AR
  • 65.3%Utility gas
  • 32.2%Electricity
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Wood
  • 0.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Texarkana, AR
  • 74.4%Electricity
  • 24.9%Utility gas
  • 0.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Other fuel


Texarkana compared to Arkansas state average:

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

Texarkana on our top lists:

  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of assaults per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
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