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Perry County, Arkansas (AR)

County population in 2016: 10,314 (all rural); it was 10,209 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,742
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,578
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,276
Renter-occupied apartments: 850 (it was 713 in 2000)
% of renters here:

18%
State:

33%

Land area: 551 sq. mi.

Water area: 9.5 sq. mi.

Population density: 19 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Perry County: 79.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (25.0%), Wholesale trade (16.2%), Retail trade (14.4%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (11.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 67%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 33%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Perry County, Arkansas:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (91.9%)
  • Two or more races (2.6%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (2.6%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.4%)
Median resident age:  44.0 years
Arkansas median age:  38.0 years
Males: 5,146  (49.9%)
Females: 5,168  (50.1%)

Perry County,AR real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Perry County:

2.0 people
Arkansas:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $47,981 ($31,083 in 1999)

This county:

$47,981
Arkansas:

$44,334

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $437 (lower quartile is $359, upper quartile is $525)
This county:

$437
State:

$535


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $90,836 (it was $55,700 in 2000)
Perry:

$90,836
Arkansas:

$123,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $47,850 - $163,952

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $136,093
Here:

$136,093
State:

$171,387

Townhouses or other attached units: $219,099
Here:

$219,099
State:

$141,053

Mobile homes: $69,709
Here:

$69,709
State:

$76,124

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $40,430
Here:

$40,430
State:

$42,771
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $986
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $284

Institutionalized population: 81

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 34
  • Burglaries: 46
  • Thefts: 17
  • Auto thefts: 4
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $182,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $134,700
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $45,600
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $142,200
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $170,000
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $133,500
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $285,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $696 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $462 (0.6%)

Perry County household income distribution in 2009 Perry County home values distribution Perry County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 16.3%
Perry County:

16.3%
Arkansas:

17.2%
(16.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.4% for Black residents, 18.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 14.6% for other race residents, 43.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 44.0 years old
(Males: 42.6 years old, Females: 45.2 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44.2 years old, Black residents: 56.9 years old, American Indian residents: 19.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 20.6 years old, Other race residents: 20.4 years old)

Area name: Little Rock-North Little Rock, AR HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Perry County is $529 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $590 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $790 a month.

Cities in this county include: Perryville, Bigelow, Perry, Casa, Adona, Houston, Fourche.

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

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Neighboring counties: Colbert County, Alabama , San Bernardino County, California , Madison County, Tennessee .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.8%
Arkansas:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 257
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 82.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 11.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 58 (57.4% naturalized citizens)

Perry County:

0.6%
Whole state:

4.6%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 16
  • 2000 to 2009: 0
  • 1990 to 1999: 0
  • 1980 to 1989: 17
  • 1970 to 1979: 26
  • Before 1970: 21
Note: State values scaled to Perry County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 29.3%

Perry County marital status for males Perry County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,411
  • One, attached: 20
  • Two: 157
  • 3 or 4: 20
  • 5 to 9: 46
  • 10 to 19: 4
  • Mobile homes: 1,220
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 7

Housing units in Perry County with a mortgage: 1,146 (23 second mortgage, 74 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,797

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

54.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Perry County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,32420
Catholic2501
Black Protestant1201
Mainline Protestant501
Other-1
None6,701-
Perry County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 1
Perry County:

0.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Perry County:

6.74 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 1
This county:

0.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.66 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Perry County:

9.2%
Arkansas:

9.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Perry County:

28.1%
State:

29.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.7%
State:

13.6%

Agriculture in Perry County:

Average size of farms: 178 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $85,297
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $189.53
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 8.80%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 86.18%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $59,969
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 34.89%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $37,158
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 94.47%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 20.51
All wheat for grain: 750 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 3129 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 30 acres

Earthquake activity:

Perry County-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 75% 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 39.2 miles away from Perry County 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 40.8 miles away from the county 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 150.0 miles away from the county 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 202.6 miles away from the county center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 141.3 miles away from Perry County center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 239.6 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Arkansas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: December 26, 2015 to January 22, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4254: February 05, 2016, FEMA Id: 4254, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Arkansas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 07, 2015 to June 15, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4226: June 26, 2015, FEMA Id: 4226, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Arkansas Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 25, 2012 to December 26, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4100: January 29, 2013, FEMA Id: 4100, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Arkansas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Associated Flooding, Incident Period: April 14, 2011 to June 03, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1975: May 02, 2011, FEMA Id: 1975, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Arkansas Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 26, 2009 to January 30, 2009, Emergency Declared EM-3301: January 28, 2009, FEMA Id: 3301, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Arkansas Severe Storms and Flooding associated with Hurricane Gustav, Incident Period: September 02, 2008 to September 08, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1793: September 18, 2008, FEMA Id: 1793, Natural disaster type: Storm, Hurricane, Flood
  • Arkansas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: March 18, 2008 to April 28, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1751: March 26, 2008, FEMA Id: 1751, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Arkansas Hurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3215: September 02, 2005, FEMA Id: 3215, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Arkansas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 02, 2003 to June 10, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1472: June 06, 2003, FEMA Id: 1472, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Arkansas Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 12, 2000 to January 08, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1354: December 29, 2000, FEMA Id: 1354, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • 6 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Perry County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Winds: 2, Drought: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (36%)
  • Netherlands (21%)
  • Philippines (18%)
  • Germany (18%)
  • England (0%)
  • Scotland (0%)
  • Ireland (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Perry County (%):

  • American (24%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • German (7%)
  • English (7%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3%)
  • European (2%)
  • Italian (2%)

Perry County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,231 (71.4%)
  • Carpooled: 174 (10.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 2 (0.1%)
  • Bicycle: 7 (0.4%)
  • Walked: 57 (3.3%)
  • Worked at home: 254 (14.7%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Perry County, Arkansas in 2000:

  • 86 people in nursing homes
  • 21 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 18 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 18 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 14 people in other nonhousehold living situations

People in group quarters in Perry County, Arkansas in 2010:

  • 69 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 58 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 12 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 10 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 3 people in residential treatment centers for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $44,158.

7.37% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,130 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.37%
Arkansas average:

6.94%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.86% relocated from other counties in Arkansas ($26,004 average AGI)
1.51% relocated from other states ($7,126 average AGI)
Perry County:

1.51%
Arkansas average:

3.02%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Faulkner County, AR  1.83% ($30,968 average AGI)
from Pulaski County, AR  1.04% ($40,361)
from Conway County, AR  0.84% ($22,345)
from Pope County, AR  0.44% ($34,267)
from Saline County, AR  0.38% ($40,385)


8.44% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,486 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.44%
Arkansas average:

6.84%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.83% relocated to other counties in Arkansas ($21,609 average AGI)
1.61% relocated to other states ($5,878 average AGI)
Perry County:

1.61%
Arkansas average:

2.91%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Faulkner County, AR  1.75% ($30,459 average AGI)
to Pulaski County, AR  1.32% ($25,848)
to Conway County, AR  1.09% ($26,105)
to Pope County, AR  0.37% ($15,462)
to Yell County, AR  0.34% ($28,167)
to Saline County, AR  0.32% ($22,909)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.7

Births per 1000 population in Perry County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Perry County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.6

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Perry County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 19.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 6.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Perry County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Perry County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,151 (1,571 aged, 580 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 361 (15%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Perry County, Arkansas in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (206)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (161)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (94)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (93)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (90)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (89)
  • Congestive heart failure (68)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (54)
  • Unspecified dementia (47)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (32)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 333.7. This is less than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 10,314
  • In family households: 8,798 (1,409 male householders, 1,271 female householders)
    2,121 spouses, 2,731 children (2,487 natural, 58 adopted, 184 stepchildren), 377 grandchildren, 250 brothers or sisters, 131 parents, 258 other relatives, 251 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,301 (513 male householders (395 living alone)), 527 female householders (453 living alone)), 260 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 202

Size of family households: 1,556 2-persons, 405 3-persons, 314 4-persons, 242 5-persons, 144 6-persons, 28 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 849 1-person, 186 2-persons, 10 3-persons.

1,527 married couples with children.
313 single-parent households (77 men, 236 women).

98.2% of residents of Perry speak English at home.
1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (93% speak English very well, 7% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $60,943,000 ($5,829 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $3,563,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $32,015,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $12,403,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $879,000
Federal grants: $10,972,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,307,000 ($189,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,368,000 ($1,401,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $24,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,374,000
Federal Government insurance: $4,530,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 617
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 578
Here:

55 per 1000 residents
State:

53 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: -4
Here -0 per 1000 residents
State +8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +241
Here:

+23 per 1000 residents
State:

+13 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Perry County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.72 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.6
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.4

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 224
  • 2010 to 2013: 109
  • 2000 to 2009: 1,021
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,159
  • 1980 to 1989: 948
  • 1970 to 1979: 630
  • 1960 to 1969: 328
  • 1950 to 1959: 279
  • 1940 to 1949: 127
  • 1939 or earlier: 173
Note: State values scaled to Perry population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Perry County, Arkansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Perry County population
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 49
  • 3 rooms: 115
  • 4 rooms: 412
  • 5 rooms: 846
  • 6 rooms: 669
  • 7 rooms: 403
  • 8 rooms: 223
  • 9+ rooms: 170
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 15
  • 3 rooms: 116
  • 4 rooms: 160
  • 5 rooms: 212
  • 6 rooms: 109
  • 7 rooms: 124
  • 8 rooms: 8
  • 9+ rooms: 26
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Perry County, Arkansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Perry County population
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 137
  • 2 bedrooms: 657
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,822
  • 4 bedrooms: 238
  • 5+ bedrooms: 42
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 97
  • 2 bedrooms: 257
  • 3 bedrooms: 264
  • 4 bedrooms: 124
  • 5+ bedrooms: 28
Cars and other vehicles available in Perry County, Arkansas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Perry County population
  • no vehicle: 63
  • 1 vehicle: 463
  • 2 vehicles: 1,268
  • 3 vehicles: 749
  • 4 vehicles: 272
  • 5+ vehicles: 131
  • no vehicle: 109
  • 1 vehicle: 275
  • 2 vehicles: 349
  • 3 vehicles: 49
  • 4 vehicles: 6
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

91% of Perry County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 87% lived in Arkansas.

Perry County:

90.7%
State average:

84.2%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 7,754
  • Other state: 2,466
  • Northeast: 105
  • Midwest: 689
  • South: 1,196
  • West: 475

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Perry County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (66.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14.6%)
  • Wood (9.5%)
  • Utility gas (7.7%)
  • No fuel used (1.1%)
  • Other fuel (0.6%)
  • Electricity (61.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (21.3%)
  • Utility gas (10.9%)
  • Wood (6.6%)
  • No fuel used (0.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 9
Here:

0.8%
Arkansas:

8.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 37
Here:

6.5%
Arkansas:

8.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 22
Here:

5.6%
Arkansas:

16.0%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 365
  • Number of aged recipients: 38
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 327
  • Number of recipients under 18: 51
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 232
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 82
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 163
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 148
Perry County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Perry County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Perry County, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James6769.4 years
William5975.4 years
Mary5178.0 years
John4577.0 years
Robert3669.2 years
Charles3676.1 years
Thomas2272.1 years
George2174.2 years
Helen1976.9 years
Ruby1679.1 years
Most common last names in Perry County, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson4076.4 years
Moore3178.6 years
Williams2975.4 years
Jones2672.0 years
Smith2374.6 years
Bull2172.3 years
Mcghee2080.7 years
Taylor1972.4 years
Carter1873.8 years
Gray1770.0 years
Businesses in Perry County, AR
NameCountNameCount
FedEx1SONIC Drive-In1
H&R Block1Subway1
Jimmy John's1

Perry County on our top lists:

  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election"