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Mount Pleasant, Arkansas - Basic Facts

Mount Pleasant is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Town of Mount Pleasant.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Izard County at latitude 35.9617 and longitude -91.7557. Izard County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 614 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Mount Pleasant (see map) encompass a land area of 3.33 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Mount Pleasant: Barren Fork, Barrenfork, Dry Town, Drytown.

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Mount Pleasant, AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mount Pleasant to the other 541 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 320 41st
Population Density1 # 465 14th
Diversity Index2 # 507 6th
Median Household Income # 248 54th
Per Capita Income # 242 55th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.

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Mount Pleasant, AR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 448
Population in Households 448
Population in Familes 378
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 135
Diversity Index2 8
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 197
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 138
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 213 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 162 (76.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 35 (16.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 16 ( 7.5%)
Median Home Value $97,059
Average Home Value $98,611
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $36,066
Average Household Income $46,938
Per Capita Income $19,524
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.87% 0.62%
Households 2.15% 0.6%
Families 3.96% 0.57%
Median Household Income   1.47%
Per Capita Income   1.25%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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