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Reader, Arkansas - Basic Facts

The Town of Reader (historical) had a population of 67 as of July 1, 2018. Reader ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Arkansas. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Reader is located at latitude 33.7521 and longitude -93.1052 in Nevada County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Reader (historical) (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.34 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Nevada County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 194 feet.

While the primary coordinates for Town of Reader (historical) are located in Nevada County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Ouachita County.

The Town of Reader (historical) (GNIS ID: 2407182) has a X1 Census Class Code which indicates deleted feature that was a governmental entity. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Town of Reader (historical) is located within Township of Red Hill, a minor civil division (MCD) of Nevada County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Reader: Possum Trot.

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Reader, AR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 67
Population in Households 66
Population in Familes 52
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density2 29
Diversity Index3 48


Median Household Income $30,086
Average Household Income $43,871
Per Capita Income $20,174


Total Housing Units 35 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 20 (57.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 4 (11.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 11 (31.4%)
Median Home Value $80,000
Average Home Value $92,500


Total Households 24
Average Household Size 2.75
Family Households 15
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.18% 0.0%
Households 0.52% 0.0%
Families -2.19% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.45%
Per Capita Income   2.21%

Reader, AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Reader to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 523 3rd
Population Density # 535 1st
Diversity Index # 160 71st
Median Household Income # 475 12th
Per Capita Income # 359 34th

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