Cove, Polk County, Arkansas

Cove: Town in Arkansas, United States

About

Cove is a town located in the county of Polk in the U.S. state of Arkansas. Its population at the 2010 census was 382. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 370 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Cove

Population : 370 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Arkansas (United States)
County : Polk County
Postal code : 71937
Phone Area Codes : 870
Water as percent of area : 1.39%
Land as percent of area : 98.61%
Altitude : 1,047 feet / 319 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 02:40:47 (7th July 2022)
Population growth : -3.24% (2010-2020)

Geography

Cove is located at 34°26'6"N 94°24'41"W (34.4351100, -94.4113300).

Cove map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Cove decreased by 3.24% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2000 383 - census
2010 382 -0.26% census
2011 386 1.04% estimation process
2012 383 -0.78% estimation process
2013 383 0% estimation process
2014 380 -0.79% estimation process
2015 379 -0.26% estimation process
2016 378 -0.26% estimation process
2017 377 -0.27% estimation process
2018 374 -0.8% estimation process
2019 373 -0.27% estimation process
2020 370 -0.81% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 15,366
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 14,970
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 2.6%
April 1, 2020 Population : 15,194
April 1, 2010 Population : 14,970
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.5%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 20.3%
People over 65 (%) : 12.6%
Female persons, % : 50.8%
White only, percent : 92.2%
Black or African American alone, percent : 3.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.3%
Asians alone % : 1.2%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.9%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 3.5%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 89.2%
2015-2019 Veterans : 635
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 4.1%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 81.7%

Cove zip code is 71937. County name: Polk, County fips: 05113

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 81.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $199,200
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,395
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $524
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,115
2015-2019 Households : 6,683
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.30
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 90.4%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 4.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 94.9%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 90.8%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 96.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 53.4%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 6.5%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 2.2%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 75.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 70.2%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 24,785
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 146,027
2012 total retail sales per capita : $9,656
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.8
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $86,905
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $43,976
Percentage of people living in poverty : 4.0%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,499
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 772
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 652
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 84
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,373
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 77
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,393
2010 population per square mile : 5,724.9
2010 land area in square miles : 2.61

Schools in Cove

College & universities near Cove, AR

Code Name City ZIP
107743 University of Arkansas Community College Rich Mountain Mena (AR) 71953

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Cove, AR

Code Name Address Type
HOP Hope 100 East Division Street RAIL
TXA Texarkana 100 East Front Street RAIL

Post offices near Cove

Post Office Name City ZIP
Cov Post Office Cove (AR) 71937

Other places with the same name (3)

  • Cove , Oregon city in Oregon, USA with a population of 652 people.
  • Cove , Texas city in Texas, United States with a population of 586 people.

Other cities in Polk County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Polk County , AR.

City Name Population Title
Mena 5,410 City in Arkansas
Wickes 741 Human settlement in Polk County, Arkansas, United States of America
Grannis 566 City in Polk County, Arkansas, United States
Hatfield 378 Town in Polk County, Arkansas, United States
Vandervoort 85 Human settlement in Polk County, Arkansas, United States of America