Helena-West Helena, Phillips County, Arkansas

Helena-West Helena: City in Arkansas, United States

About

Helena-West Helena is a city located in the county of Phillips in the U.S. state of Arkansas. Its population at the 2010 census was 12,282. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 10,032 inhabitants.

The city was created 16 years ago in 2005.

Quick Facts about Helena-West Helena

Population : 10,032 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Arkansas (United States)
County : Phillips County
Water as percent of area : 0%
Land as percent of area : 100%
Altitude : 197 feet / 60 meters
Capital city : Helena-West Helena is capital of Phillips County
Establishment : January 01, 2006 (16 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 03:46:39 (1st July 2022)
Population growth : -22.43% (2010-2020)
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Location of Helena-West Helena on Arkansas map.
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Geography

Helena-West Helena is located at 34°31'45"N 90°35'24"W (34.5291000, -90.5900000).

Helena-West Helena map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Helena-West Helena decreased by 22.43% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 12,282 - census
2011 12,268 -0.11% estimation process
2012 11,885 -3.22% estimation process
2013 11,725 -1.36% estimation process
2014 11,462 -2.29% estimation process
2015 11,245 -1.93% estimation process
2016 10,977 -2.44% estimation process
2017 10,733 -2.27% estimation process
2018 10,438 -2.83% estimation process
2019 10,299 -1.35% estimation process
2020 10,032 -2.66% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 6,916
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 7,242
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -4.5%
April 1, 2020 Population : 6,969
April 1, 2010 Population : 7,165
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.9%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 20.9%
People over 65 (%) : 22.9%
Female persons, % : 49.2%
White only, percent : 96.3%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 1.5%
Asians alone % : 1.3%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 0.0%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 5.3%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 91.1%
2015-2019 Veterans : 552
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 3.2%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 61.1%

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 61.1%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $121,900
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $841
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $413
2015-2019 median gross rent : $708
2015-2019 Households : 2,868
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.39
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 80.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 4.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 85.3%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 73.2%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 87.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 16.2%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 11.6%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 12.0%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 55.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 48.8%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 25,925
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 48,217
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 114,092
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 250,164
2012 total retail sales per capita : $34,968
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 17.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $42,460
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $23,387
Percentage of people living in poverty : 15.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 888
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 515
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 281
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 45
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 804
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 140
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 689
2010 population per square mile : 854.3
2010 land area in square miles : 8.39
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 10,263
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 48.2%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $70,700
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $938
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $324
2015-2019 median gross rent : $586
Permits for construction, 2020 : 51
2015-2019 Households : 7,485
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.46
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 80.1%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 1.2%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 75.5%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 65.4%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 80.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 13.8%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 16.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 9.0%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 52.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 51.2%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 13,550
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 73,422
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 223,158
2012 total retail sales per capita : $10,737
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 16.7
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $29,320
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $18,651
Percentage of people living in poverty : 33.3%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 365
2019 total employment : 3,784
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 125,312
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : -3.2%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 1,340
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,547
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 708
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 636
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 714
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 751
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 143
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,303
2010 population per square mile : 31.3
2010 land area in square miles : 695.66

People born in Helena-West Helena (2)

People born in Helena-West Helena, including writer James Sallis, boxer Leotis Martin, .

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Schools in Helena-West Helena

College & universities near Helena-West Helena, AR

Code Name City ZIP
107619 Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas Helena (AR) 72342-0785
175519 Coahoma Community College Clarksdale (MS) 38614

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Helena-West Helena, AR

Code Name Address Type
MEM Central Station Central Station RAIL
GWD Greenwood Carrolton Ave. and East Gibbs Street RAIL

Other cities in Phillips County

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

City Name Population Title
West Helena 7,679 City in Phillips County, Arkansas, United States of America
Marvell 884 City in Phillips County, Arkansas, United States
Elaine 481 City in Phillips County, Arkansas, United States of America
Lexa 230 City in Phillips County, Arkansas, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Helena-West Helena distances to largest Arkansas cities