Dyess, AR Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Dyess, Arkansas - Basic Facts

The Town of Dyess had a population of 382 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Dyess is located at latitude 35.5894 and longitude -90.2133 in Mississippi County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Dyess (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.97 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Mississippi County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 223 feet.

The Town of Dyess (GNIS ID: 2406409) 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 Town of Dyess is located within Township of Dyess, a minor civil division (MCD) of Mississippi County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Dyess population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Dyess, AR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 382
Daytime Population: Workers 41
Daytime Population: Residents 258
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 299
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.78
Population in Households 382
Population in Familes 335
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 395
Diversity Index3 46


Median Household Income $31,205
Average Household Income $45,236
Per Capita Income $15,833


Total Housing Units 157 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 95 (60.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 35 (22.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 27 (17.2%)
Median Home Value $46,154
Average Home Value $69,531


Total Households 130
Average Household Size 2.94
Family Households 98
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.97% -1.12%
Households -0.82% -0.94%
Families -1.08% -1.04%
Median Household Income   -0.2%
Per Capita Income   1.34%

Dyess, AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dyess to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 340 37th
Population Density # 284 48th
Diversity Index # 171 69th
Median Household Income # 439 19th
Per Capita Income # 502 7th

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