Perry Perry County, Arkansas

Perry: Town in Perry County, Arkansas, United States

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Perry is a town located in the county of Perry in the U.S. state of Arkansas. Its population at the 2010 census was 270. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 279 inhabitants.

Perry Quick Facts

Population : 279 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Arkansas (United States)
County : Perry County
Postal code : 72125
Phone Area Codes : 501
Water as percent of area : 0%
Land as percent of area : 100%
Altitude : 312 feet / 95 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 15:46:07 (22nd May 2022)
Population growth : 3.23% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Perry is located at 35°2'51"N 92°47'39"W (35.0475900, -92.7940600).

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Demographics

The population of Perry increased by 3.23% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2000 314 - census
2010 270 -16.3% census
2011 274 1.46% estimation process
2012 272 -0.74% estimation process
2013 274 0.73% estimation process
2014 274 0% estimation process
2015 270 -1.48% estimation process
2016 273 1.1% estimation process
2017 279 2.15% estimation process
2018 279 0% estimation process
2019 281 0.71% estimation process
2020 279 -0.72% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 6,211
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 4,741
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 31.0%
April 1, 2020 Population : 6,559
April 1, 2010 Population : 4,794
People under 5 years old, percentage : 8.4%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 29.7%
People over 65 (%) : 11.8%
Female persons, % : 50.7%
White only, percent : 92.6%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 1.5%
Asians alone % : 0.0%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.4%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.0%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 7.8%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 89.3%
2015-2019 Veterans : 292
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 2.8%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 70.9%

Perry zip code is 72125. County name: Perry, County fips: 05105

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 70.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $133,400
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,087
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $416
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,029
2015-2019 Households : 2,021
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.83
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 88.1%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 4.4%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 88.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 70.4%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 88.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 17.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 9.8%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 4.8%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 70.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 66.3%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 4,109
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 19,087
2012 total retail sales per capita : $3,849
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 24.7
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $63,918
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $25,681
Percentage of people living in poverty : 7.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 356
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 194
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 99
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 322
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 74
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 269
2010 population per square mile : 649.6
2010 land area in square miles : 7.38
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 165,494
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 64.0%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $180,900
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,288
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $424
2015-2019 median gross rent : $868
Permits for construction, 2020 : 2,364
2015-2019 Households : 145,213
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.41
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 85.9%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 7.1%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 87.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 80.8%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 89.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 32.2%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 9.8%
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 : 62.1%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 57.2%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 903,255
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 3,179,108
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 12,127,517
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 5,236,523
2012 total retail sales per capita : $15,154
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 21.8
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $55,070
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $32,839
Percentage of people living in poverty : 12.7%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 9,244
2019 total employment : 195,393
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 8,894,874
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : 1.7%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 28,380
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 30,007
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 16,943
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 9,332
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,801
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 24,045
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,346
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 24,741
2010 population per square mile : 620.3
2010 land area in square miles : 542.43

People born in Perry (1)

American baseball player Ed McGhee was born in Perry

Schools in Perry

College & universities near Perry, AR

Code Name City ZIP
107585 University of Arkansas Community College-Morrilton Morrilton (AR) 72110

Stations (3)

Amtrak & bus stations near Perry, AR

Code Name Address Type
LRK Little Rock Union Station 1400 West Markham Street RAIL
MVN Malvern station 200 East First St. RAIL
ARK Arkadelphia station 798 South 5th St. RAIL

Post offices near Perry

Post Office Name City ZIP
Perry Post Office Perry (AR) 72125

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Other cities in Perry County

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

City Name Population Title
Perryville 1,441 City in Perry County, Arkansas
Bigelow 347 Town in Arkansas, United States
Adona 203 City in Perry County, Arkansas, United States
Houston 171 Town in Perry County, Arkansas, United States
Casa 169 Town of the United States
Fourche 62 Township in Perry County, Arkansas