Tollette, Arkansas

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Population in 2017: 248 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -23.5%
Males: 96  (39.1%)
Females: 152  (60.9%)
Median resident age:

43.7 years
Arkansas median age:

38.1 years

Zip codes: 71851.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $43,403 (it was $24,688 in 2000)
Tollette:

$43,403
AR:

$45,869

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $27,278 (it was $10,589 in 2000)

Tollette town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $89,462 (it was $30,500 in 2000)
Tollette:

$89,462
AR:

$128,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $107,611; detached houses: $113,675; mobile homes: $40,267

Median gross rent in 2017: $835.

March 2019 cost of living index in Tollette: 79.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 9.4%
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  • Races in Tollette, AR (2010)
    • 23296.7%Black alone
    • 72.9%White alone
    • 10.4%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Arkansas and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Tollette, Arkansas as of November 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Tollette is 319 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (2.2%), African (2.2%), Jamaican (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 360 feet

Land area: 0.94 square miles.

Population density: 263 people per square mile   (very low).

Tollette, Arkansas map

2 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.6%
Arkansas:

4.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $687 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $217 (0.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bossier City, LA (90.8 miles , pop. 56,461).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (93.7 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (181.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Mineral Springs, AR (2.0 miles ),
Nashville, AR (3.0 miles ),
Yarborough Landing, AR (3.1 miles ),
Ozan, AR (3.2 miles),
McNab, AR (3.4 miles),
Washington, AR (3.6 miles),
Ben Lomond, AR (3.6 miles),
Fulton, AR (3.9 miles )

Latitude: 33.82 N, Longitude: 93.90 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 870

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

3.1%
Arkansas:

3.4%
Most common industries in Tollette, AR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Food (25.0%)
  • Wood products (10.6%)
  • Machinery (9.8%)
  • Educational services (9.8%)
  • Paper (8.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.3%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Food (31.7%)
  • Wood products (15.9%)
  • Educational services (9.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.3%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (6.3%)
  • Paper (3.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Food (18.8%)
  • Machinery (18.8%)
  • Paper (13.0%)
  • Educational services (10.1%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (8.7%)
  • Wood products (5.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.8%)
Most common occupations in Tollette, AR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (31.8%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (10.6%)
  • Food processing workers (7.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (36.5%)
  • Food processing workers (7.9%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6.3%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (6.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (4.8%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (27.5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (14.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Food processing workers (7.2%)

Average climate in Tollette, Arkansas

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Tornado activity:

Tollette-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Arkansas state average. It is 68% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/21/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.6 miles away from the Tollette town center killed 7 people and injured 9 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/2/1982, a category F4 tornado 23.0 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 23 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Tollette-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 134.1 miles away from Tollette 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 136.4 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 238.7 miles away from Tollette 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 156.4 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 298.3 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 230.3 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 Howard County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Tollette:

  • BENSON'S NURSING HOME INC. (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; NASHVILLE, AR)
  • GUEST HOUSE OF NASHVILLE INC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; NASHVILLE, AR)
  • HOWARD COUNTY NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; NASHVILLE, AR)
  • HOWARD COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; NASHVILLE, AR)
  • NASHVILLE NURSING AND REHAB, INC (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; NASHVILLE, AR)
  • MINE CREEK HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; NASHVILLE, AR)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tollette:

  • Texarkana College (about 29 miles; Texarkana, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,629)
  • Henderson State University (about 53 miles; Arkadelphia, AR; FT enrollment: 3,528)
  • Southern Arkansas University Main Campus (about 53 miles; Magnolia, AR; FT enrollment: 3,005)
  • National Park Community College (about 66 miles; Hot Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,237)
  • Northeast Texas Community College (about 76 miles; Mount Pleasant, TX; FT enrollment: 2,320)
  • Southern University at Shreveport (about 89 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 2,277)
  • Bossier Parish Community College (about 90 miles; Bossier City, LA; FT enrollment: 6,209)

Points of interest:

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

Birthplace of: Luenell - Actor.

Howard County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
Arkansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

62.3%
Whole state:

67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.7%
Whole state:

5.7%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Tollette:

Marital status in Tollette, AR
  • Never married: 36.0%
  • Now married: 43.5%
  • Separated: 3.9%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

For population 25 years and over in Tollette:

  • High school or higher: 87.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.7%
  • Unemployed: 9.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
Arkansas average:

11.4

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Tollette, AR (based on Howard County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,52136
Black Protestant1,58911
Mainline Protestant7948
Catholic1501
Other813
None5,654-
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: 4
Howard County:

2.86 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

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

0.72 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

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

0.72 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

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

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
This county:

3.58 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

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

10.1%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Howard County:

29.4%
State:

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

11.1%
Arkansas:

13.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Tollette:

48.0%
Arkansas:

47.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Tollette:

44.7%
Arkansas:

43.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

30.2
Arkansas:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Tollette:

17.7%
Arkansas:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

15.1%
State:

11.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Tollette:

6.6
Arkansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Tollette:

36.3%
State:

34.0%

General health condition:
Tollette:

52.4%
Arkansas:

53.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

83.5%
Arkansas:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Tollette, 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
Water Supply 1$2,126$25,5120$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$120
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,227
Totals for Government 1$2,126$25,5127$1,347

Tollette government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $62,000 ($250.00)
    Sewerage: $30,000 ($120.97)
    Water Utilities: $30,000 ($120.97)
    Regular Highways: $13,000 ($52.42)
    Local Fire Protection: $6,000 ($24.19)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($4.03)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $51,000 ($205.65)

Tollette government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,000 ($4.03)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $37,000 ($149.19)
    Sewerage: $30,000 ($120.97)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $20,000 ($80.65)
    Donations From Private Sources: $6,000 ($24.19)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $112,000 ($451.61)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $11,000 ($44.35)
    General Local Government Support: $4,000 ($16.13)
  • Tax - Property: $6,000 ($24.19)

Tollette government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,275,000 ($5141.13)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,252,000 ($5048.39)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $23,000 ($92.74)

Tollette government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $20,000 ($80.65)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tollette:

  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBHC (1260 AM; 1 kW; NASHVILLE, AR; Owner: ARKLATEX RADIO, INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KWXI (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; GLENWOOD, AR; Owner: PGR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPYN (900 AM; 10 kW; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KTFS (940 AM; 3 kW; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: ARKLATEX, LLC)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KBHS (590 AM; 5 kW; HOT SPRINGS, AR; Owner: J & A, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KCMC (740 AM; 1 kW; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: ARKLATEX, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tollette:

  • KJMY (101.7 FM; HOPE, AR; Owner: ARKLATEX, INC.)
  • KSSW (96.9 FM; NASHVILLE, AR; Owner: DON CAMPBELL)
  • KMTB (99.5 FM; MURFREESBORO, AR; Owner: ARKLATEX RADIO, INC.)
  • KPGG (103.9 FM; ASHDOWN, AR; Owner: PETRACOM OF TEXARKANA, L.L.C.)
  • KMJI (93.3 FM; ASHDOWN, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KNAS (105.5 FM; NASHVILLE, AR; Owner: ARKLATEX RADIO, INC.)
  • KPWW (95.9 FM; HOOKS, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFYX (107.1 FM; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: ARKLATEX, LLC)
  • KKYR-FM (102.5 FM; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KYGL (106.3 FM; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHPA (104.9 FM; HOPE, AR; Owner: NEWPORT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K295AB (106.9 FM; HOPE, AR; Owner: LITTLE ROCK SCHOOL DIST., UNV OF ARK)
  • K217ET (91.3 FM; HOPE, AR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Tollette:

  • KJEP-CA (Channel 23; NASHVILLE, AR; Owner: KNVL-TV)
  • KSJA-CA (Channel 21; NASHVILLE, AR; Owner: KNVL-TV)
  • KETG (Channel 9; ARKADELPHIA, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • KTSS-LP (Channel 50; HOPE, AR; Owner: ARTEX TV, LLC)
  • KLFI-LP (Channel 35; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: BEECH STREET COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • K41EQ (Channel 41; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 135ft / 40.5mTotal length
  • $1,481,000Total costs
  • 5,345Total average daily traffic
  • 49Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,617Total future (year 2007) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • TOLLETTE, 109 Tower Street (Lat: 33.827583 Lon: -93.892194), Type: Tank, Structure height: 38.1 m, Call Sign: WQPI310,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11365.0 MHz, 11365.0 MHz, 11365.0 MHz, Grant Date: 05/24/2012, Expiration Date: 05/24/2022, Certifier: Chris Harris, Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Tollette, AR
  • 54.5%Utility gas
  • 45.5%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Tollette, AR
  • 81.6%Utility gas
  • 18.4%Electricity


Tollette compared to Arkansas state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly above 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.
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