Western Grove Newton County, Arkansas

Western Grove: Human settlement in Newton County, Arkansas, United States of America

About

Western Grove is a city located in the county of Newton in the U.S. state of Arkansas. Its population at the 2010 census was 384. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 353 inhabitants.

Western Grove Quick Facts

Population : 353 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Arkansas (United States)
County : Newton County
Postal code : 72685
Phone Area Codes : 870
Water as percent of area : 0%
Land as percent of area : 100%
Altitude : 1,073 feet / 327 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 01:14:26 (20th January 2022)
Population growth : -8.78% (2010-2020)
Weather : 20℉ Partly Cloudy 7-days weather

Geography

Western Grove is located at 36°6'3"N 92°57'14"W (36.1009100, -92.9537800).

Western Grove map

Weather

Western Grove forecast: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. more

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Western Grove decreased by 8.78% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 384 - census
2011 382 -0.52% estimation process
2012 374 -2.14% estimation process
2013 373 -0.27% estimation process
2014 364 -2.47% estimation process
2015 365 0.27% estimation process
2016 364 -0.27% estimation process
2017 363 -0.28% estimation process
2018 363 0% estimation process
2019 361 -0.55% estimation process
2020 353 -2.27% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 7,753
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 8,315
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -6.8%
April 1, 2020 Population : 7,225
April 1, 2010 Population : 8,330
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.1%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 19.3%
People over 65 (%) : 27.2%
Female persons, % : 49.5%
White only, percent : 95.2%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 1.3%
Asians alone % : 0.4%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : Z
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.6%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 1.9%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 93.5%
2015-2019 Veterans : 568
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 1.2%
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 4,705

Western Grove zip code is 72685. County name: Searcy, County fips: 05129

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Economic Facts

Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 4,705
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 84.2%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $114,700
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $855
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $295
2015-2019 median gross rent : $547
Permits for construction, 2020 : 1
2015-2019 Households : 2,936
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.64
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 93.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 0.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 75.1%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 59.6%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 86.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 15.1%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 10.2%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 46.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 44.6%
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 7,810
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 5,301
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 17,001
2012 total retail sales per capita : $2,103
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 30.7
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $38,082
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $19,735
Percentage of people living in poverty : 18.1%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 84
2019 total employment : 683
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 16,871
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : 13.5%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 649
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 821
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 392
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 173
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 64
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 718
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 28
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 691
2010 population per square mile : 10.1
2010 land area in square miles : 820.90

Schools in Western Grove

College & universities near Western Grove, AR

Code Name City ZIP
107460 North Arkansas College Harrison (AR) 72601-5508

Post offices near Western Grove

Post Office Name City ZIP
Western Grov Post Office Western Grove (AR) 72685

Other cities in Newton County

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

City Name Population Title
Jasper 479 City in Newton County, Arkansas, United States