Antoine, Arkansas

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Antoine, Arkansas
Town
Location of Antoine in Pike County, Arkansas.
Location of Antoine in Pike County, Arkansas.
Coordinates: 34°2′10″N 93°25′18″W / 34.03611°N 93.42167°W / 34.03611; -93.42167Coordinates: 34°2′10″N 93°25′18″W / 34.03611°N 93.42167°W / 34.03611; -93.42167
Country United States
State Arkansas
County Pike
Area[1]
 • Total 0.51 sq mi (1.31 km2)
 • Land 0.50 sq mi (1.29 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.02 km2)
Elevation 299 ft (91 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 117
 • Estimate (2016)[2] 112
 • Density 224.45/sq mi (86.58/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 71922
Area code(s) 870
FIPS code 05-01540
GNIS feature ID 0076183

Antoine is a town in Pike County, Arkansas, United States, along the Antoine River. The population was 156 according to the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

Antoine is located at 34°2′10″N 93°25′18″W / 34.03611°N 93.42167°W / 34.03611; -93.42167 (34.036183, -93.421787).[3] It is located on hills immediately west of the Antoine River.

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

Elevation is 300 feet (91 m) above sea level.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1930 210
1940 233 11.0%
1950 209 −10.3%
1960 163 −22.0%
1970 182 11.7%
1980 194 6.6%
1990 160 −17.5%
2000 156 −2.5%
2010 117 −25.0%
Est. 2016 112 [2] −4.3%
U.S. Decennial Census[4]
2014 Estimate[5]

According to the census[6] of 2000, there were 156 people, 64 households, and 44 families residing in the town. The population density was 118.1/km² (305.3/mi²). There were 74 housing units at an average density of 56.0/km² (144.8/mi²). The racial makeup of the town was 93.59% White, 5.77% Black or African American, and 0.64% of people with two or more races. 0.00% of the population was Hispanic or Latino.

There were 64 households, out of which 31.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.4% were married couples living together, 7.8% had a female head of the household with no husband present, and 29.7% were non-families. 29.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 17.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.44 and the average family size was 3.02.

The age of the local population was spread out-- with 26.3% under the age of 18, 8.3% from 18 to 24, 21.2% from 25 to 44, 26.3% from 45 to 64, and 17.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 42 years. For every 100 females, there were 83.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 88.5 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $23,750 and the median income for a family was $24,583. Males had a median income of $14,583, versus $13,333 for females. The per capita income for the town was $13,191. About 7.3% of families and 12.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 15.9% of those under the age of eighteen and 18.2% of those sixty five or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jul 18, 2017. 
  2. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017. 
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  4. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 
  5. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2014". Retrieved June 4, 2015. 
  6. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 

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