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Sevier County, Arkansas (AR)

County population in 2014: 17,426 (36% urban, 64% rural); it was 15,757 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,356
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,892
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,234
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,727 (it was 1,474 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

33%

Land area: 564 sq. mi.

Water area: 17.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 31 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Sevier County: 79.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (31.3%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (14.4%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (13.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 20%
  • Government: 10%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 71%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Sevier County, Arkansas:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (61.1%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (30.6%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (4.2%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (1.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.7%)
Median resident age:  33.0 years
Arkansas median age:  37.0 years
Males: 8,646  (49.6%)
Females: 8,780  (50.4%)
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Sevier County,AR real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Sevier County:

2.0 people
Arkansas:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,931 ($30,144 in 1999)

This county:

$34931
Arkansas:

$40511

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $348 (lower quartile is $287, upper quartile is $423)
This county:

$348
State:

$489


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $70,211 (it was $50,400 in 2000)
Sevier:

$70,211
Arkansas:

$109,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $41,999 - $114,521
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $789
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $248

Institutionalized population: 173
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $16,700
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $16,700
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $48,300
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $70,800
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $54,000
  • 2012: 12 buildings, average cost: $91,700
  • 2013: 9 buildings, average cost: $37,800
  • 2014: 8 buildings, average cost: $37,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $376 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $322 (0.5%)

Sevier County household income distribution in 2009 Sevier County home values distribution Sevier County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 24.4%
(16.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.7% for Black residents, 39.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.1% for American Indian residents, 37.1% for other race residents, 15.7% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 25.0%
Sevier County:

25.0%
Arkansas:

19.7%
(16.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.2% for Black residents, 41.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 34.9% for American Indian residents, 41.8% for other race residents, 17.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 34 years old
(Males: 33 years old, Females: 35 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43 years old, Black residents: 43 years old, American Indian residents: 32 years old, Asian residents: 24 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 20 years old, Other race residents: 21 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Sevier County is $393 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $456 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $630 a month.

Cities in this county include: De Queen, Horatio, Lockesburg, Gillham, Ben Lomond.

Sevier 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: Lafayette County, Mississippi , Gwinnett County, Georgia , Tallahatchie County, Mississippi , Haralson County, Georgia , Pickens County, Georgia .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.0%
Arkansas:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 479
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 64.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 9.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 2,002 (24% naturalized citizens)

Sevier County:

12.7%
Whole state:

2.8%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 782
  • 1990 to 1994: 377
  • 1985 to 1989: 482
  • 1980 to 1984: 147
  • 1975 to 1979: 82
  • 1970 to 1974: 52
  • 1970 to 1974: 17
  • 1965 to 1969: 63

Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.2 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 74.0%

Sevier County marital status for males Sevier County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,604
  • One, attached: 57
  • Two: 153
  • 3 or 4: 91
  • 5 to 9: 38
  • 10 to 19: 41
  • 20 or more: 49
  • Mobile homes: 1,365
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 36

Housing units in Sevier County with a mortgage: 1,300 (44 second mortgage, 38 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,110

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

60.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Sevier County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,06237
Catholic1,2001
Mainline Protestant6649
Black Protestant1961
Orthodox511
Other11
None7,884-
Sevier 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: 4
Sevier County:

2.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Sevier County:

7.38 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 5
This county:

3.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.66 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Sevier County:

10.3%
Arkansas:

9.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Sevier County:

30.5%
State:

29.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.1%
State:

13.6%

Agriculture in Sevier County:

Average size of farms: 210 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $193,617
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $28.60
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.01%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 99.37%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $135,573
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 20.32%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.92%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $43,397
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 97.12%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 25.68
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.68%
Land in orchards: 102 acres

Earthquake activity:

Sevier County-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 141.6 miles away from Sevier 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 143.6 miles away from the county 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 131.8 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 250.0 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 306.3 miles away from Sevier County center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 381.1 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • ArkansasSevere Storms and Tornadoes, Incident Period: April 9, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1834): April 27, 2009, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1834, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado
  • ArkansasHurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3215): September 2, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3215, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • ArkansasSevere Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: May 30, 2004 to July 9, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1528): June 30, 2004, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1528, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • ArkansasSevere Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 12, 2000 to January 8, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1354): December 29, 2000, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1354, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • ArkansasSevere Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 12, 2000 to January 8, 2001, Emergency Declared (EM-3159): December 28, 2000, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3159, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • ArkansasSEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: July 2, 1983 to July 3, 1983, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-688): August 1, 1983, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-688, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • ArkansasSEVERE STORMS, TORNADOES, FLOODING, Incident Period: December 13, 1982, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-673): December 13, 1982, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-673, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • ArkansasSEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: January 27, 1972, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-321): January 27, 1972, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-321, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • ArkansasTORNADOES, SEVERE STORMS & FLOODING, Incident Period: May 29, 1968, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-239): May 29, 1968, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-239, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood

The number of natural disasters in Sevier County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Other services, except public administration (2%)
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (22%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

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

  • Mexico (93%)
  • El Salvador (2%)
  • Canada (2%)
  • United Kingdom (1%)
  • Guatemala (1%)
  • Poland (0%)
  • Panama (0%)

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

  • United States or American (24%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • English (7%)
  • German (6%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)
  • Dutch (1%)

Sevier County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 4,888 (73%)
  • Carpooled: 1,409 (21%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 9 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 15 (0%)
  • Walked: 91 (1%)
  • Other means: 89 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 190 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

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


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

  • 133 people in nursing homes
  • 21 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 7 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

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

  • 144 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 25 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 4 people in correctional residential facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $37,181.

5.76% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($25,196 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.76%
Arkansas average:

6.94%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.82% relocated from other counties in Arkansas ($12,420 average AGI)
2.94% relocated from other states ($12,776 average AGI)
Sevier County:

2.94%
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 Howard County, AR  0.62% ($21,452 average AGI)
from Polk County, AR  0.50% ($26,360)
from Little River County, AR  0.48% ($21,625)
from McCurtain County, OK  0.46% ($27,217)
from Bowie County, TX  0.30% ($26,733)


6.35% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,896 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.35%
Arkansas average:

6.84%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.61% relocated to other counties in Arkansas ($18,076 average AGI)
2.74% relocated to other states ($11,820 average AGI)
Sevier County:

2.74%
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 Howard County, AR  0.64% ($21,250 average AGI)
to Miller County, AR  0.54% ($49,148)
to Polk County, AR  0.48% ($24,833)
to Little River County, AR  0.44% ($20,273)
to McCurtain County, OK  0.44% ($26,773)
to Bowie County, TX  0.26% ($21,615)
to Washington County, AR  0.20% ($26,400)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.7
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 18.1

Births per 1000 population in Sevier County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 9.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Sevier County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 10.8

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Sevier County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 29.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 10.6%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Sevier County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Sevier County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,504 (1,969 aged, 535 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 790 (16%)

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 Sevier County, Arkansas in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (270)
  • Congestive heart failure (173)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (156)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (137)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (101)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (76)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (72)
  • Unspecified renal failure (60)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (54)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (49)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 23%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 23%

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 224.0. This is less than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 16,885
  • In family households: 15,057 (3,225 male householders, 1,173 female householders)
    3,302 spouses, 5,589 children (5,051 natural, 150 adopted, 388 stepchildren), 509 grandchildren, 202 brothers or sisters, 150 parents, 338 other relatives, 443 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,828 (794 male householders (675 living alone)), 783 female householders (714 living alone)), 251 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 173 (all institutionalized)

Size of family households: 1,652 2-persons, 943 3-persons, 849 4-persons, 552 5-persons, 215 6-persons, 187 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,389 1-person, 149 2-persons, 26 3-persons, 8 4-persons, 3 5-persons, 1 6-persons, 1 7-or-more-persons.

3,076 married couples with children.
828 single-parent households (217 men, 611 women).

82.2% of residents of Sevier County speak English at home.
17.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (31% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 23% speak English not well, 23% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (72% speak English very well, 28% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (43% speak English very well, 7% speak English well, 21% speak English not well, 29% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (42% speak English very well, 33% speak English not well, 25% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $79,854,000 ($4954 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $4,427,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $36,627,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $21,098,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $627,000
Federal grants: $14,306,000
Federal procurement contracts: $682,000 ($162,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $6,514,000 ($2,597,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $105,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,697,000
Federal Government insurance: $1,564,000

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

Births: 1,548
Here:

94 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 788
Here:

48 per 1000 residents
State:

53 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +642
Here:

+39 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -675
Here -41 per 1000 residents
State +13 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Sevier County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 3.93 millions of gallons per day (33% from ground, 67% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.4
State:

5.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.3

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 136
  • 2000 to 2004: 831
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,124
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,244
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,424
  • 1960 to 1969: 947
  • 1950 to 1959: 386
  • 1940 to 1949: 371
  • 1939 or earlier: 399
Rooms in houses/apartments in Sevier County, Arkansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 5
  • 2 rooms: 87
  • 3 rooms: 262
  • 4 rooms: 671
  • 5 rooms: 1,282
  • 6 rooms: 955
  • 7 rooms: 509
  • 8 rooms: 337
  • 9+ rooms: 126
  • 1 room: 37
  • 2 rooms: 97
  • 3 rooms: 208
  • 4 rooms: 428
  • 5 rooms: 368
  • 6 rooms: 214
  • 7 rooms: 84
  • 8 rooms: 36
  • 9+ rooms: 2
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Sevier County, Arkansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 40
  • 1 bedroom: 209
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,020
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,478
  • 4 bedrooms: 405
  • 5+ bedrooms: 82
  • no bedroom: 38
  • 1 bedroom: 250
  • 2 bedrooms: 587
  • 3 bedrooms: 550
  • 4 bedrooms: 49
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in Sevier County, Arkansas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 182
  • 1 vehicle: 1,157
  • 2 vehicles: 1,838
  • 3 vehicles: 736
  • 4 vehicles: 217
  • 5+ vehicles: 104
  • no vehicle: 183
  • 1 vehicle: 714
  • 2 vehicles: 435
  • 3 vehicles: 118
  • 4 vehicles: 7
  • 5+ vehicles: 17

57% of Sevier County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 61% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 39% lived in Arkansas.

Sevier County:

57.2%
State average:

54.0%

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

  • This state: 7778
  • Northeast: 171
  • Midwest: 632
  • South: 4252
  • West: 837

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $50,300


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Sevier County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (44.5%)
  • Utility gas (30.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14.4%)
  • Wood (9.9%)
  • Electricity (43.9%)
  • Utility gas (36.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14.2%)
  • Wood (5.3%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 43
Here:

2.1%
Arkansas:

7.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 16
Here:

1.7%
Arkansas:

6.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 35
Here:

7.7%
Arkansas:

14.7%

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)

Sevier County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - General: $127,000
    Regular Highways: $81,000
    Air Transportation: $15,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $10,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,104,000
    Police Protection: $474,000
    Solid Waste Management: $420,000
    Financial Administration: $355,000
    Corrections - Other: $350,000
    Central Staff Services: $209,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $199,000
    Libraries: $106,000
    General - Other: $64,000
    General Public Buildings: $63,000
    Air Transportation: $43,000
    Fire Protection: $25,000
    Health Services - Other: $16,000
    Welfare - Other: $11,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $6,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $565,000
    Corrections: $17,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Regular Highways: $14,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $35,000
    Police Protection: $25,000
    Financial Administration: $14,000
    Regular Highways: $12,000
    General Public Building: $3,000
    Central Staff: $2,000
    Health - Other: $2,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,552,000

Sevier County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $43,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $82,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $152,000
    Interest Earnings: $41,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $526,000
    General Support: $247,000
    Health & Hospitals: $53,000
    All Other: $52,000
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $1,799,000
    Property: $919,000
    Other Selective Sales: $93,000

Sevier County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,786,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 388
  • Number of aged recipients: 49
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 339
  • Number of recipients under 18: 65
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 237
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 86
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 167
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 156
Sevier County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Sevier County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Sevier County, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James13372.4 years
John11977.6 years
Mary10880.2 years
William9678.4 years
Charles6272.3 years
Robert6274.3 years
George4477.3 years
Thomas4180.6 years
Roy3769.9 years
Henry3375.5 years
Most common last names in Sevier County, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith9376.1 years
Jones4476.7 years
Wilson4074.1 years
Johnson4076.8 years
Cox3778.8 years
Williamson3676.9 years
Miller3473.6 years
Gore3379.0 years
Brown3080.8 years
Davis2775.2 years
Businesses in Sevier County, AR
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Baskin-Robbins1Nike1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
FedEx1SONIC Drive-In1
Ford1Sears1
H&R Block1Subway1
Jones New York1U-Haul1
KFC1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy1

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