Ogden, Arkansas

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Ogden, Arkansas
Location in Little River County and the state of Arkansas
Location in Little River County and the state of Arkansas
Coordinates: 33°35′11″N 94°2′43″W / 33.58639°N 94.04528°W / 33.58639; -94.04528Coordinates: 33°35′11″N 94°2′43″W / 33.58639°N 94.04528°W / 33.58639; -94.04528
Country United States
State Arkansas
County Little River
 • Total 0.5 sq mi (1.3 km2)
 • Land 0.5 sq mi (1.3 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 315 ft (96 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 214
 • Density 428/sq mi (164.6/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 71853
Area code(s) 870
FIPS code 05-51350
GNIS feature ID 0058297

Ogden is a town in Little River County, Arkansas, United States. The population was 214 at the 2000 census.


Ogden is located at 33°35′11″N 94°2′43″W / 33.58639°N 94.04528°W / 33.58639; -94.04528 (33.586262, -94.045320).[1]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 1.3 km² (0.5 mi²), all land.


As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 214 people, 89 households, and 59 families residing in the town. The population density was 162.0/km² (418.8/mi²). There were 106 housing units at an average density of 80.2/km² (207.4/mi²). The racial makeup of the town was 76.64% Black or African American, 18.69% White, 0.47% Native American, 3.74% from other races, and 0.47% from two or more races. 6.07% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 89 households out of which 32.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.1% were married couples living together, 6.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.6% were non-families. 31.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.40 and the average family size was 3.03.

In the town the population was spread out with 27.6% under the age of 18, 5.1% from 18 to 24, 28.5% from 25 to 44, 24.3% from 45 to 64, and 14.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 35 years. For every 100 females there were 118.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 115.3 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $26,250, and the median income for a family was $31,250. Males had a median income of $27,500 versus $28,750 for females. The per capita income for the town was $12,118. About 6.0% of families and 8.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 3.9% of those under the age of eighteen and 6.7% of those sixty five or over.

Notable native[edit]

Earnest Rhone, former NFL linebacker for the Miami Dolphins


  1. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 

700 in 2010