Ben Lomond, Arkansas

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Ben Lomond, Arkansas
Location of Ben Lomond in Sevier County, Arkansas.
Location of Ben Lomond in Sevier County, Arkansas.
Coordinates: 33°50′6″N 94°7′18″W / 33.83500°N 94.12167°W / 33.83500; -94.12167Coordinates: 33°50′6″N 94°7′18″W / 33.83500°N 94.12167°W / 33.83500; -94.12167
CountryUnited States
StateArkansas
CountySevier
Area
 • Total3.92 sq mi (10.15 km2)
 • Land3.92 sq mi (10.15 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.01 km2)
Elevation
463 ft (141 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total145
 • Estimate 
(2017)[2]
144
 • Density36.76/sq mi (14.19/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
71823
Area code(s)870
FIPS code05-05260
GNIS feature ID0076301

Ben Lomond is a town in Sevier County, Arkansas, United States. The population was 126 at the 2000 census.

Geography

Ben Lomond is located at 33°50′6″N 94°7′18″W / 33.83500°N 94.12167°W / 33.83500; -94.12167 (33.835057, -94.121654).[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 10.2 km² (3.9 mi²), all land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910431
1940406
1950284−30.0%
1960157−44.7%
1970155−1.3%
19801550.0%
19901571.3%
2000126−19.7%
201014515.1%
Est. 2017144[2]−0.7%
U.S. Decennial Census[4]
2014 Estimate[5]

As of the census[6] of 2000, there were 126 people, 58 households, and 40 families residing in the town. The population density was 12.4/km² (32.0/mi²). There were 74 housing units at an average density of 7.3/km² (18.8/mi²). The racial makeup of the town was 92.06% White, 1.59% Black or African American, 5.56% Native American, and 0.79% from two or more races. 0.79% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 58 households out of which 22.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.6% were married couples living together, 8.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 31.0% were non-families. 29.3% 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 2.17 and the average family size was 2.68.

In the town, the population was spread out with 19.0% under the age of 18, 9.5% from 18 to 24, 19.0% from 25 to 44, 23.8% from 45 to 64, and 28.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 48 years. For every 100 females, there were 106.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 88.9 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $26,875, and the median income for a family was $43,750. Males had a median income of $64,375 versus $23,750 for females. The per capita income for the town was $14,580. There were 15.6% of families and 19.5% of the population living below the poverty line, including 26.5% of those under 18 and 19.5% of those over 65.

References

  1. ^ "2017 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Aug 22, 2018.
  2. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved March 24, 2018.
  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 April 26, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015.
  5. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2014". Archived from the original on May 22, 2015. 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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