Nimmons, Arkansas

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Nimmons, Arkansas
Location in Clay County and the state of Arkansas
Location in Clay County and the state of Arkansas
Coordinates: 36°18′19″N 90°5′46″W / 36.30528°N 90.09611°W / 36.30528; -90.09611Coordinates: 36°18′19″N 90°5′46″W / 36.30528°N 90.09611°W / 36.30528; -90.09611
Country United States
State Arkansas
County Clay
 • Total 0.25 sq mi (0.65 km2)
 • Land 0.25 sq mi (0.65 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 269 ft (82 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 69
 • Density 275/sq mi (106.2/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 05-49820
GNIS feature ID 0058267

Nimmons is a town in Clay County, Arkansas, United States. The population was 69 at the 2010 census,[1] down from 100 at the 2000 census.


Nimmons is located in eastern Clay County at 36°18′19″N 90°5′46″W / 36.30528°N 90.09611°W / 36.30528; -90.09611 (36.305413, -90.096163).[2] It lies 1 mile (2 km) west of the St. Francis River, which forms the Arkansas–Missouri state line.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.25 square miles (0.65 km2), all land.[1]


As of the census[3] of 2000, there were 100 people, 44 households, and 23 families residing in the town. The population density was 154.4/km² (396.7/mi²). There were 50 housing units at an average density of 77.2/km² (198.3/mi²). The racial makeup of the town was 96.00% White and 4.00% Native American. 3.00% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 44 households out of which 20.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 43.2% were married couples living together, 9.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 45.5% were non-families. 34.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.27 and the average family size was 3.00.

In the town the population was spread out with 18.0% under the age of 18, 10.0% from 18 to 24, 28.0% from 25 to 44, 28.0% from 45 to 64, and 16.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 88.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 95.2 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $28,000, and the median income for a family was $29,792. Males had a median income of $30,625 versus $13,333 for females. The per capita income for the town was $10,725. There were 22.2% of families and 36.5% of the population living below the poverty line, including 22.7% of under eighteens and 85.0% of those over 64.


  1. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Nimmons town, Arkansas". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved June 17, 2014. 
  2. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  3. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.