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Population in 2012: 188 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.1%
 

Males: 98  (52.5%)
Females: 90  (47.5%)

Median resident age:  35.0 years
Arkansas median age:  37.8 years

Zip code: 71866

Estimated median household income in 2012: $29,690 (it was $25,313 in 2000)
Winthrop:

$29,690
AR:

$40,112
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $14,693

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $52,940 (it was $22,500 in 2000)
Winthrop:

$52,940
AR:

$107,600
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $59,095; Detached houses: $77,862; Mobile homes: $17,231

Median gross rent in 2012: $509.

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  • White alone - 173 (90.1%)
  • Two or more races - 8 (4.2%)
  • Black alone - 4 (2.1%)
  • American Indian alone - 3 (1.6%)
  • Hispanic - 3 (1.6%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1 (0.5%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Winthrop: 77.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: Irish (25.7%), German (14.9%), English (9.4%), Dutch (5.4%), Scottish (4.0%), United States (4.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 337 feet

Land area: 1.07 square miles.

Population density: 175 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Winthrop:

  • High school or higher: 61.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.9%
  • Unemployed: 11.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Winthrop city:

  • Never married: 4.3%
  • Now married: 72.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 15.5%



According to our research of Arkansas and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Winthrop, Arkansas as of December 24, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Winthrop to the number of sex offenders is 188 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $475 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $340 (0.6%)

Winthrop satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Longview, TX (94.3 miles , pop. 73,344).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (100.1 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (157.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Horatio, AR (2.7 miles ), Foreman, AR (2.8 miles ), Ben Lomond, AR (3.7 miles) , Wilton, AR (3.7 miles ), Lockesburg, AR (3.8 miles ), De Queen, AR (3.8 miles ), Southeast McCurtain, OK (4.0 miles) , Ashdown, AR (4.1 miles ).

Latitude: 33.83 N, Longitude: 94.35 W

Area code: 870

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.2%
Arkansas:

7.6%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: -27 (-12.7%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (35%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (32%)
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (40%)
  • Accommodation and food services (33%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (17%)
  • Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (15%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Construction laborers (9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Librarians, curators, and archivists (19%)
  • Registered nurses (16%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (10%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (10%)
  • Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (10%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)


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Tornado activity:

Winthrop-area historical tornado activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 151% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1982, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 17.0 miles away from the Winthrop city center injured 29 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/2/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.0 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 23 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Winthrop-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Arkansas state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/16/1997 at 19:07:27, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 58.8 miles away from the city center
On 8/4/2001 at 01:13:25, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 72.7 miles away from Winthrop center
On 4/22/2005 at 05:17:04, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 53.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Little River County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers near Winthrop:

  • MEDSHARES HOSPICE OF WESTERN AR INC (Hospital, about 8 miles away; HORATIO, AR)
  • BROOKEWOOD NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; DE QUEEN, AR)
  • DE QUEEN MEDICAL CENTER, INC (Hospital, Critical Access Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Other, provides emergency services, about 16 miles away; DE QUEEN, AR)

Political contributions by individuals in Winthrop, AR

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Winthrop:

  • Texarkana College (about 32 miles; Texarkana, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,250)
  • Paris Junior College (about 69 miles; Paris, TX; FT enrollment: 2,649)
  • Southern Arkansas University Main Campus (about 75 miles; Magnolia, AR; FT enrollment: 2,501)
  • Henderson State University (about 77 miles; Arkadelphia, AR; FT enrollment: 2,863)
  • LeTourneau University (about 98 miles; Longview, TX; FT enrollment: 3,187)
  • Bossier Parish Community College (about 99 miles; Bossier City, LA; FT enrollment: 3,177)
  • Texas A & M University-Commerce (about 99 miles; Commerce, TX; FT enrollment: 5,138)

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

 
Little River 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: 31.2%

Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Arkansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  75.3%
Whole state:  67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.5%
Whole state:  5.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Winthrop, AR

Winthrop compared to Arkansas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Winthrop travel time to work - commute


Winthrop mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (61%)
  • Wood (24%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Winthrop city (based on Little River County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 53.25%
Here53.3%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchBaptist Missionary Association of AmericaChurches of ChristAmerican Baptist Association
Adherents52.7%12.0%11.9%6.5%5.4%
Congregations25.0%19.4%5.6%11.1%8.3%
NameAssemblies of GodCatholic ChurchChurch of the NazareneCumberland Presbyterian ChurchOther
Adherents3.6%2.5%1.5%1.4%2.4%
Congregations5.6%5.6%2.8%5.6%11.1%
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
Little River County:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Little River County:

4.68 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

6.24 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

6.66 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

11.0%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Little River County:

32.0%
State:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Little River County:

15.7%
State:

13.6%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
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$510
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$179
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$510
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$510
Water Supply 0$0 1$510
Totals for Government 0$0 5$2,219


6.32% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,220 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.32%
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 Miller County, AR  0.93% ($28,825 average AGI)
from Bowie County, TX  0.69% ($26,500)
from Sevier County, AR  0.62% ($18,148)


6.32% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,106 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.32%
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 Miller County, AR  1.53% ($28,485 average AGI)
to Bowie County, TX  1.43% ($31,581)
to Sevier County, AR  0.37% ($19,563)

Strongest AM radio stations in Winthrop:

  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • KTFS (940 AM; 3 kW; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: ARKLATEX, LLC)
  • KWXI (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; GLENWOOD, AR; Owner: PGR COMMUNICATIONS, 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.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KCMC (740 AM; 1 kW; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: ARKLATEX, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Winthrop:

  • KMJI (93.3 FM; ASHDOWN, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KEWL-FM (95.1 FM; NEW BOSTON, TX; Owner: PETRACOM OF TEXARKANA, L.L.C.)
  • KKBI (106.1 FM; BROKEN BOW, OK; Owner: J.D.C. RADIO, INC.)
  • KZRB (103.5 FM; NEW BOSTON, TX; Owner: B & H BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KDQN-FM (92.1 FM; DE QUEEN, AR; Owner: JAY W. BUNYARD & ANNE W. BUNYARD)
  • KPWW (95.9 FM; HOOKS, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPGG (103.9 FM; ASHDOWN, AR; Owner: PETRACOM OF TEXARKANA, L.L.C.)
  • KFYX (107.1 FM; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: ARKLATEX, LLC)
  • KTOY (104.7 FM; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: JO-AL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBPU (88.7 FM; DE QUEEN, AR; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Winthrop:

  • K28DJ (Channel 28; BROKEN BOW, OK; Owner: TRUSTEES OF J.B.CALLAHAM R.T.)
  • K63BA (Channel 63; IDABEL, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • K08KF (Channel 8; De QUEEN, AR; Owner: FIRST ASSEMBLY OF GOD)

Winthrop fatal accident list:

Nov 9, 2005 05:50 PM, Sr-234-01, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 15, 1977 11:55 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1


FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • JEWEL, 2187 Hwy 41 N. (Lat: 33.854917 Lon: -94.422833), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 78.3 m, Call Sign: WQRG410
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/08/2013, Expiration Date: 05/08/2023, Certifier: John Monday
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N Greenville Ave., 1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:
  • STATION, On Kcs Right Of Way At (Lat: 33.830667 Lon: -94.349639), Overall height: 18.9 m, Call Sign: WJC62
    Assigned Frequencies: 957.600 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/13/1998, Expiration Date: 10/21/2008, Cancellation Date: 10/06/2008
    Registrant: Phone: (318) 227-7149

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KB5UBP
    Grant Date: 07/21/1992, Expiration Date: 07/21/2002, Cancellation Date: 07/22/2004
    Registrant: Jake D Simmons, Box 185, Winthrop, AR 71866
  • Call Sign: KB5VFH
    Grant Date: 09/15/1992, Expiration Date: 09/15/2002, Cancellation Date: 09/16/2004
    Registrant: Sherry R Simmons, Winthrop, AR 71866
  • Call Sign: KD5ZNI, Licensee ID: L00764103
    Grant Date: 11/05/2003, Expiration Date: 11/05/2013, Certifier: Charles N Jones Jr
    Registrant: Charles N Jones Jr, 140 Pine Ridge Rd, Winthrop, AR 71866

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: LUSCOMBE 8A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 86 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 23082 , Serial Number: 1006, Year manufactured: 1939
    Registrant (Individual): Nicholas J Smith, Starr Route, Winthrop, AR 71866


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