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Population in 2012: 104 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +36.8%
Males: 61  (59.0%)
Females: 43  (41.0%)

Median resident age:  40.4 years
Arkansas median age:  37.8 years

Zip code: 72601

Estimated median household income in 2012: $21,855 (it was $19,063 in 2000)
Zinc:

$21,855
AR:

$40,112
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $10,458

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $60,734 (it was $14,200 in 2000)
Zinc:

$60,734
AR:

$107,600
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $164,556; Detached houses: $81,273; Mobile homes: $295,429

Median gross rent in 2012: $721.

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  • White alone - 91 (88.3%)
  • Two or more races - 9 (8.7%)
  • Hispanic - 2 (1.9%)
  • Black alone - 1 (1.0%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Zinc: 76.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (20.2%), German (13.1%), Polish (7.1%), English (6.1%), French (6.1%), French Canadian (5.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 881 feet

Land area: 0.75 square miles.

Population density: 139 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Zinc:

  • High school or higher: 72.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 61.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Zinc town:

  • Never married: 32.2%
  • Now married: 42.4%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 15.3%
  • Divorced: 8.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $199 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $550 (0.7%)

Zinc satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (66.2 miles , pop. 151,580).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (169.0 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (326.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Pyatt, AR (2.1 miles ), Bergman, AR (2.4 miles ), South Lead Hill, AR (2.7 miles) , Lead Hill, AR (3.0 miles ), Everton, AR (3.0 miles) , Bellefonte, AR (3.1 miles ), Valley Springs, AR (3.2 miles) , Harrison, AR (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 36.29 N, Longitude: 92.92 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 870

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.6%
Arkansas:

7.6%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: -21 (-21.6%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (60%)
  • Educational services (40%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Educational services (67%)
  • Retail trade (33%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)


Average climate in Zinc, Arkansas

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Tornado activity:

Zinc-area historical tornado activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 128% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1982, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.3 miles away from the Zinc town center injured 5 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/20/1973, a category F3 tornado 9.5 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Zinc-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Arkansas state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 85.0 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) earthquake occurred 86.8 miles away from Zinc center
On 6/27/2000 at 01:28:45, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 0.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 34.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/7/1991 at 21:24:02, a magnitude 4.0 (3.8 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 75.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/16/2003 at 05:09:22, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, 3.7 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 81.3 miles away from Zinc center
On 9/7/2007 at 10:40:47, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, Depth: 0.1 mi) earthquake occurred 11.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Boone County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Landslide: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Zinc topographic map

Birthplace of: Ky Laffoon - Professional golfer.


Hospitals/medical centers near Zinc:

  • HHA OF N AR REGIONAL MED CTR (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; HARRISON, AR)
  • HOSPICE OF THE HILLS (Hospital, about 10 miles away; HARRISON, AR)
  • BOONE COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; HARRISON, AR)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Zinc:

  • Missouri State University (about 67 miles; Springfield, MO; Full-time enrollment: 14,879)
  • Ozarks Technical Community College (about 68 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 6,501)
  • Drury University (about 68 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 3,600)
  • Arkansas Tech University (about 70 miles; Russellville, AR; FT enrollment: 6,534)
  • University of Arkansas (about 70 miles; Fayetteville, AR; FT enrollment: 15,441)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 71 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 3,034)
  • University of Central Arkansas (about 88 miles; Conway, AR; FT enrollment: 9,257)

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

 
Boone County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 19.7%
(20.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
Arkansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  71.1%
Whole state:  67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.7%
Whole state:  5.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Zinc, AR

Zinc compared to Arkansas state average:

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


Zinc travel time to work - commute


Zinc mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (70%)
  • Electricity (15%)
  • Utility gas (7%)
  • Wood (7%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Zinc town (based on Boone County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.72%
Here54.7%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionAssemblies of GodUnited Methodist ChurchChurches of ChristCatholic Church
Adherents49.8%13.2%6.8%6.8%5.3%
Congregations32.5%10.0%12.5%17.5%1.3%
NameChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Presbyterian Church (USA)American Baptist AssociationLDS (Mormon) ChurchOther
Adherents3.0%2.4%2.0%1.9%8.9%
Congregations1.3%2.5%3.8%1.3%17.5%
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
Boone County:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

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

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Boone County:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Boone County:

5.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Here:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Boone County:

27.8%
Arkansas:

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

12.8%
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 2$395
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$125
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$300
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$50
Totals for Government 0$0 9$870


8.22% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,587 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.22%
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 Newton County, AR  0.81% ($25,660 average AGI)
from Taney County, MO  0.48% ($26,207)
from Carroll County, AR  0.38% ($25,522)


7.00% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,385 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.00%
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 Washington County, AR  0.70% ($36,759 average AGI)
to Newton County, AR  0.57% ($22,471)
to Taney County, MO  0.53% ($18,714)

Strongest AM radio stations in Zinc:

  • KNWA (1600 AM; 5 kW; BELLEFONTE, AR; Owner: HARRISON RADIO STATIONS, INC.)
  • KHOZ (900 AM; 1 kW; HARRISON, AR; Owner: HARRISON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCGS (960 AM; 5 kW; MARSHALL, AR; Owner: SOUTHLAND BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KWTO (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KWTO, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTHS (1480 AM; 5 kW; BERRYVILLE, AR; Owner: KTHS/KSCC, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Zinc:

  • KCWD (96.1 FM; HARRISON, AR; Owner: HARRISON RADIO STATIONS, INC.)
  • KHOZ-FM (102.9 FM; HARRISON, AR; Owner: HARRISON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KBPB (91.9 FM; HARRISON, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KBCN-FM (104.3 FM; MARSHALL, AR; Owner: PEARSON B/CASTING OF MARSHALL, INC.)
  • KSMS-FM (90.5 FM; POINT LOOKOUT, MO; Owner: SOUTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UINIVERSITY)
  • KPFM (105.5 FM; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR; Owner: MOUNTAIN HOME RADIO STATION, INC.)
  • KKTZ (93.5 FM; LAKEVIEW, AR; Owner: JOHN M. DOWDY)
  • KOMT (107.5 FM; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR; Owner: MAC PARTNERS)
  • KTLO-FM (97.9 FM; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR; Owner: KTLO LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRZK (106.3 FM; BRANSON, MO; Owner: TURTLE BROADCASTING CO. OF BRANSON)
  • KOMC-FM (100.1 FM; KIMBERLING CITY, MO; Owner: TURTLE BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KTHS-FM (107.1 FM; BERRYVILLE, AR; Owner: KTHS/KSCC, INC.)
  • KCTT-FM (101.7 FM; YELLVILLE, AR; Owner: KTLO LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCMH (91.5 FM; MOUNTAIN HOME, AR; Owner: CHRISTIAN B/C GROUP OF MT. HOME, INC)
  • KOZO (89.7 FM; BRANSON, MO; Owner: CREATIVE EDUCATIONAL MEDIA CORP, INC)
  • K204CN (88.7 FM; BRANSON, MO; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Zinc:

  • KWBM (Channel 31; HARRISON, AR; Owner: R.S. COMMUNICATIONS LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • KYTV (Channel 3; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: KY3, INC.)
  • KOZK (Channel 21; SPRINGFIELD, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • K17DL (Channel 17; BRANSON, MO; Owner: KY3, INC.)


FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • NORTH OF ZINC TANK (, N Of Zinc Tank (Id-19), 8 Km N Of Zinc On Lead Hill Rd N (Lat: 36.343528 Lon: -92.901167), Type: Tank, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WQOG835
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.471 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/22/2011, Expiration Date: 09/22/2021, Certifier: Andy Anderson
    Registrant: Siemens Industry, Inc., 1239 Willow Lake Blvd, Vadnais Heights, MN 55110, Phone: (651) 766-2700, Fax: (651) 766-2701, Email:


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

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