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Alicia is a town in Lawrence County, Arkansas, United States. The population was 124 at the 2010 census.

Alicia, Arkansas
Location of Alicia in Lawrence County, Arkansas.
Location of Alicia in Lawrence County, Arkansas.
Coordinates: 35°53′40″N 91°5′1″W / 35.89444°N 91.08361°W / 35.89444; -91.08361Coordinates: 35°53′40″N 91°5′1″W / 35.89444°N 91.08361°W / 35.89444; -91.08361
CountryUnited States
StateArkansas
CountyLawrence
Area
 • Total0.13 sq mi (0.33 km2)
 • Land0.13 sq mi (0.33 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
253 ft (77 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total124
 • Estimate 
(2017)[2]
117
 • Density928.57/sq mi (357.67/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
72410
Area code(s)870
FIPS code05-00700
GNIS feature ID0045823

Contents

GeographyEdit

Alicia is located at 35°53′40″N 91°5′1″W / 35.89444°N 91.08361°W / 35.89444; -91.08361 (35.894482, -91.083663).[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.3 km² (0.1 mi²), all land.

List Of HighwaysEdit

DemographicsEdit

Census Pop.
1900150
191016812.0%
192029776.8%
193034215.2%
1940333−2.6%
1950299−10.2%
1960236−21.1%
19702464.2%
19802460.0%
1990157−36.2%
2000145−7.6%
2010124−14.5%
Est. 2017117[2]−5.6%
U.S. Decennial Census[4]
2014 Estimate[5]

As of the census[6] of 2000, there were 145 people, 53 households and 46 families residing in the town. The population density was 430.7/km² (1,126.7/mi²). There were 61 housing units at an average density of 181.2/km² (474.0/mi²). The racial makeup of the town was 100.00% White.

There were 53 households out of which 26.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 67.9% were married couples living together, 13.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 13.2% were non-families. 13.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 3.8% had someone who was living alone who was age 65 or older. The average household size was 2.74 and the average family size was 2.96.

In the town, the population was spread out with 24.8% under the age of 18, 9.7% from 18 to 24, 24.1% from 25 to 44, 25.5% from 45 to 64, and 15.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females, there were 107.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 98.2 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $20,833, and the median income for a family was $22,083. Males had a median income of $20,250, compared with $25,313 for females. The per capita income for the town was $12,942. About 10.0% of families and 20.4% of the population were living below the poverty line, including 72.2% of residents under 18 and none of those over 64.

EducationEdit

It is a part of the Lawrence County School District, which operates Walnut Ridge High School.

It was formerly a part of the Walnut Ridge School District,[7] until it merged with the Black Rock School District into the Lawrence County district on July 1, 2006.[8]

ClimateEdit

Climate is characterized by relatively high temperatures and evenly distributed precipitation throughout the year. The Köppen Climate Classification sub-type for this climate is "Cfa" (Humid Subtropical Climate).[9]

Climate data for Alicia, Arkansas
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 8
(46)
11
(52)
17
(62)
23
(74)
28
(82)
32
(90)
34
(94)
33
(92)
29
(85)
24
(75)
16
(61)
10
(50)
22
(72)
Average low °C (°F) −3
(26)
−1
(31)
4
(40)
9
(49)
14
(58)
18
(65)
21
(69)
19
(67)
16
(60)
9
(48)
4
(39)
−1
(30)
9
(49)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 81
(3.2)
91
(3.6)
130
(5.1)
120
(4.6)
130
(5.3)
79
(3.1)
79
(3.1)
79
(3.1)
110
(4.2)
81
(3.2)
120
(4.7)
120
(4.7)
1,210
(47.8)
Source: Weatherbase [10]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2017 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Aug 22, 2018.
  2. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved March 24, 2018.
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  4. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on April 26, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015.
  5. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2014". Archived from the original on 2015-05-22. Retrieved June 4, 2015.
  6. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  7. ^ "SCHOOL DISTRICT REFERENCE MAP (2010 CENSUS): Lawrence County, AR" (PDF). U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 2018-06-04. - Note the map shows the pre-merger boundaries of the Walnut Ridge and Black Rock school districts.
  8. ^ "ConsolidationAnnex_from_1983.xls." Arkansas Department of Education. Retrieved on October 13, 2017.
  9. ^ Climate Summary for Alicia, Arkansas
  10. ^ "Weatherbase.com". Weatherbase. 2013. Retrieved on August 6, 2013.