Tillar, Arkansas

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Population in 2013: 218 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -9.2%
 
Males: 106  (48.6%)
Females: 112  (51.4%)
Median resident age:  47.8 years
Arkansas median age:  37.8 years

Zip codes: 71670.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $50,435 (it was $29,792 in 2000)
Tillar:

$50,435
AR:

$40,112
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $21,830 (it was $13,568 in 2000)

Tillar city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $55,065 (it was $34,600 in 2000)
Tillar:

$55,065
AR:

$107,600
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $60,759; Detached houses: $75,286; Mobile homes: $15,000

Median gross rent in 2012: $921.

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  • White alone - 188 (83.6%)
  • Black alone - 27 (12.0%)
  • Hispanic - 7 (3.1%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (0.9%)
  • Two or more races - 1 (0.4%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Tillar: 79.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (38.8%), Irish (6.9%), Italian (3.7%), German (1.6%), Dutch (1.1%), Polish (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 149 feet

Land area: 0.74 square miles.

Population density: 296 people per square mile   (very low).

Tillar,AR real estate house value index trend

Tillar, Arkansas map

For population 25 years and over in Tillar:

  • High school or higher: 80.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tillar city:

  • Never married: 13.5%
  • Now married: 73.1%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 5.2%
  • Divorced: 7.7%

31 residents are foreign born (10.3% Latin America).

This city:  10.3%
Arkansas:  4.4%



According to our research of Arkansas and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Tillar, Arkansas as of July 06, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Tillar to the number of sex offenders is 112 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,438 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $377 (1.6%)

Tillar satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pine Bluff, AR (47.9 miles , pop. 55,085).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (128.9 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (314.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Reed, AR (0.9 miles ), Winchester, AR (2.1 miles) , McGehee, AR (2.6 miles ), Dumas, AR (3.5 miles ), Dermott, AR (3.6 miles ), Mitchellville, AR (3.7 miles ), Arkansas City, AR (4.0 miles ), Watson, AR (4.1 miles ).

Latitude: 33.71 N, Longitude: 91.45 W

Area code: 870

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

9.5%
Arkansas:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +19 (+8.6%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (45%)
  • Manufacturing (37%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Educational services (33%)
  • Retail trade (23%)
  • Finance and insurance (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Child care workers (14%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (14%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (10%)
  • Secondary school teachers (7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (7%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)

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

Average climate in Tillar, Arkansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Tillar-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Arkansas state average. It is 77% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1968, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.3 miles away from the Tillar city center killed 5 people and injured 16 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 11/24/2001, a category F4 tornado 26.3 miles away from the city center injured 48 people and caused $4 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Tillar-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 77% 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 147.8 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 109.7 miles away from Tillar 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 111.6 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 217.8 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 142.5 miles away from Tillar center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 185.3 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 Drew 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, Tornadoes: 2, Ice Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Tillar:

  • LEISURE LODGE INC MCGEHEE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MCGEHEE, AR)
  • SOUTHERN HERITAGE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION, LLC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MCGEHEE, AR)
  • PINE BLUFF DIALYSIS - KIDNEY CTR OF MCGEHEE (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; MCGEHEE, AR)
  • HOSPICE CARE FOUNDATION, INC (Hospital, about 7 miles away; MCGEHEE, AR)
  • DELTA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL HHA (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; DUMAS, AR)
  • DESHA COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; DUMAS, AR)
  • DELTA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 13 miles away; DUMAS, AR)

Airports located in Tillar:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tillar:

  • University of Arkansas at Monticello (about 23 miles; Monticello, AR; Full-time enrollment: 3,130)
  • Delta State University (about 42 miles; Cleveland, MS; FT enrollment: 3,304)
  • University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (about 50 miles; Pine Bluff, AR; FT enrollment: 2,558)
  • Mississippi Delta Community College (about 58 miles; Moorhead, MS; FT enrollment: 2,100)
  • Coahoma Community College (about 64 miles; Clarksdale, MS; FT enrollment: 2,284)
  • Mississippi Valley State University (about 66 miles; Itta Bena, MS; FT enrollment: 2,233)
  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock (about 87 miles; Little Rock, AR; FT enrollment: 9,227)

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Notable locations in Tillar: Tillar Fire Department Main Station (A), Tillar Fire Department Substation (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Tillar include: Tillar United Methodist Church (A), Tillar Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Drew 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: 7.8%
(5.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.0% for Black residents, 44.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Arkansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  74.5%
Whole state:  67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.2%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Tillar compared to Arkansas state average:

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

Banks with branches in Tillar (2011 data):

  • McGehee Bank: Mcgehee Branch at Highway 65 North, branch established on 1983/12/14. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $115.5 mil, Deposits: $96.8 mil, headquarters in Mcgehee, AR, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Mcgehee Bank Employee Stock Ownership Plan The

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (43%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (41%)
  • Solar energy (9%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Tillar city (based on Drew County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 64.63%
Here: 64.6%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionAmerican Baptist AssociationUnited Methodist ChurchAssemblies of GodPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents51.8%12.8%11.2%4.8%4.1%
Congregations31.4%11.8%19.6%5.9%3.9%
NameBaptist Missionary Association of AmericaNational Association of Free Will BaptistsChurches of ChristCatholic ChurchOther
Adherents4.0%3.1%3.0%2.0%3.4%
Congregations3.9%5.9%3.9%2.0%11.8%
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: 3
Drew County:

1.61 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

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

0.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Drew County:

7.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.7%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Drew County:

29.9%
Arkansas:

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

11.2%
State:

13.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$185
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$575
Sewerage 1$860$10,3200$0
Water Supply 1$860$10,3200$0
Totals for Government 2$1,720$10,3208$760

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $12,000 ($55.05)
  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $19,000 ($87.16)
    Fire Protection: $10,000 ($45.87)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($36.70)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $32,000 ($146.79)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $7,000 ($32.11)

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

  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $23,000 ($105.50)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($9.17)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $17,000 ($77.98)
    General Support: $4,000 ($18.35)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $8,000 ($36.70)
    Property: $2,000 ($9.17)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $50,000 ($229.36)

6.74% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,603 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.74%
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 Ashley County, AR  0.69% ($24,610 average AGI)
from Desha County, AR  0.64% ($51,368)
from Pulaski County, AR  0.50% ($34,033)


7.24% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,982 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.24%
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 Pulaski County, AR  0.65% ($17,231 average AGI)
to Bradley County, AR  0.58% ($25,371)
to Desha County, AR  0.48% ($21,552)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tillar:

  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KVSA (1220 AM; 1 kW; MCGEHEE, AR; Owner: SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS BROADCASTERS,INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • KPBA (1270 AM; 5 kW; PINE BLUFF, AR; Owner: METRO BIRCH ENTERPRISES, INC)
  • WGVM (1260 AM; 2 kW; GREENVILLE, MS; Owner: MID-AMERICA BROADCASTING COMPANY,INC)
  • KDDA (1560 AM; daytime; 1 kW; DUMAS, AR; Owner: METRO BIRCH ENTERPRISES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tillar:

  • KXSA-FM (103.1 FM; DERMOTT, AR; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KRKD (105.7 FM; DERMOTT, AR; Owner: DELTA RADIO, INC.)
  • KAFN (102.5 FM; GOULD, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHBM-FM (93.7 FM; MONTICELLO, AR; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KGPQ (99.9 FM; MONTICELLO, AR; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KXFE (106.9 FM; DUMAS, AR; Owner: METRO BIRCH ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • K255AM (98.9 FM; MONTICELLO, AR; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Tillar:

  • WABG-TV (Channel 6; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • KTVE (Channel 10; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF MONROE/EL DORADO LICENSE LLC)

Tillar fatal accident list:

Feb 5, 2003 06:40 PM, Us-65-19, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 23, 1996 01:15 AM, 277-1-Sh, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Tillar)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • .25 Mi Off Hwy 65 (Lat: 33.692611 Lon: -91.434556), Call Sign: KWG438, Licensee ID: L00052202
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.005 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/19/2005, Expiration Date: 03/01/2015, Cancellation Date: 11/20/2012
    Registrant: H N Cox & Son Farms, 1510 N 4th, Mcgehee, AR 71654, Phone: (501) 222-6049
  • Highway 65 North (Lat: 33.727611 Lon: -91.453167), Call Sign: WQV788, Licensee ID: L00008325
    Assigned Frequencies: 43.0600 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/04/2005, Expiration Date: 09/04/2015, Cancellation Date: 04/13/2011
    Registrant: Ashland Construction Communications Co, 900 Ashwood Pkwy Ste 700, Atlanta, GA 30338-4780, Phone: (404) 262-5513
  • Lat: 33.701667 Lon: -91.553333, Call Sign: WPZK791
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.835 MHz, 151.925 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/02/2004, Expiration Date: 02/02/2014, Certifier: John Mcclendon
    Registrant: Hastys Communs. East, Inc., 112 Key Drive, Brunswick, GA 31520, Phone: (912) 264-2765, Fax: (912) 264-8495
  • 147 Ward Cutoff (Lat: 33.710583 Lon: -91.449861), Call Sign: WQKP458
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.607 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/03/2009, Expiration Date: 08/03/2019, Certifier: David Howard
    Registrant: Tbs Electronics, Inc., 5225 Sw Topeka Blvd., Topeka, KS 66609, Phone: (785) 862-7450, Fax: (785) 862-7647, Email:
  • Lat: 33.777806 Lon: -91.274528, Call Sign: WQPM328
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.712 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/26/2012, Expiration Date: 06/26/2022, Certifier: Danny C Wilson
    Registrant: Reynolds Radio Service, Inc., 1611 West Pine Street, Warren, AR 71671, Phone: (870) 226-5461, Fax: (870) 226-7465, Email:


FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Tillar)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

15 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6

Tillar on our top lists:

  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Therapists"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Social scientists and related workers"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Social assistance"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: U. S. Postal service"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Utilities"
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