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Gillham, Arkansas - Basic Facts

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

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Sevier County at latitude 34.1693 and longitude -94.3163. Sevier County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 758 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Gillham (see map) encompass a land area of 0.9 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Gillham: Silver Hill.

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


Total Population 167
Population in Households 167
Population in Familes 147
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 185
Diversity Index2 65


Total Households 71
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 53
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 88 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 57 (64.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 14 (15.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 17 (19.3%)
Median Home Value $64,063
Average Home Value $83,333


Median Household Income $35,659
Average Household Income $44,184
Per Capita Income $16,048
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.01% 1.06%
Households 1.02% 0.83%
Families 2.87% 0.74%
Median Household Income   1.95%
Per Capita Income   1.11%
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.


Gillham, AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gillham 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 # 451 17th
Population Density1 # 427 21st
Diversity Index2 # 22 96th
Median Household Income # 266 51st
Per Capita Income # 458 16th

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