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Dierks, Arkansas - Basic Facts

The City of Dierks had a population of 1,133 as of July 1, 2019.

The primary coordinate point for Dierks is located at latitude 34.1193 and longitude -94.0166 in Howard County. The formal boundaries for the City of Dierks encompass a land area of 1.89 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Howard County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 443 feet.

The City of Dierks (GNIS ID: 2404228) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Dierks is located within Township of Madison, a minor civil division (MCD) of Howard County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Dierks: Hardscrabble.

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Dierks, AR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Dierks, AR Housing Affordability Index is 188
State of Arkansas Housing Affordability Index is 177
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Dierks, AR Wealth Index is 37
State of Arkansas Wealth Index is 67
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 1,133
Population in Households 1,096
Population in Families 903
Population in Group Qrtrs 37
Population Density 591
Diversity Index1 28
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $35,410
Average Household Income $44,725
Per Capita Income $18,174
Wealth Index3 37

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 515 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 291 (56.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 151 (29.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 73 (14.2%)
Median Home Value $101,887
Housing Affordability Index2 188
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 442
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 295
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.03% -0.27%
Households 0.1% -0.14%
Families -0.32% -0.34%
Median Household Income   0.86%
Per Capita Income   2.21%

Dierks, AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dierks to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 196 64th
Population Density # 195 64th
Diversity Index # 280 48th
Median Household Income # 396 27th
Per Capita Income # 456 16th

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