AR

National Population : 333,590,059
Arkansas State Population : 3,101,839

About Gourd, AR

Gourd, AR is located in Desha County in the state of Arkansas.

The total City Population for Gourd is about 82 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about N/A.

The Average Home Value is $0.00, which is roughly 100% lower than the Average Home Value of $91,557.00 for the state of Arkansas, and roughly 100% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $27,924.00, which is roughly 30% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $40,120.00 for the state of Arkansas, and roughly 51% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Gourd is about .

Arkansas is ranked #34 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 30.43 out of 100.

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Voting

Desha County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a slight difference of 4.71% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 48.41%
Republican: 46.13%
Other: 4.78%
Libertarian: 0.43%
Green: 0.24%


Nearby Locations

Watson, AR (5.86 mi.)
Dumas, AR (7.29 mi.)
Mc Gehee, AR (10.76 mi.)
McGehee, AR (10.76 mi.)
Tillar, AR (12.49 mi.)
Gould, AR (14.79 mi.)
Tichnor, AR (19.46 mi.)
Dermott, AR (19.87 mi.)
Collins, AR (19.87 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 71662
Latitude : 33.808890
Longitude : -91.380890
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 155 ft.
Area Code(s) : 870

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.28
Male Population Estimate : 62.20%
Female Population Estimate : 37.80%
Median Age : 40.5
Male Median Age : 44.5
Female Median Age : 39.5

White Population Estimate : 64.63%
Black Population Estimate : 18.29%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 24.39%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.44%
Other Population Estimate : 17.07%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Gourd specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Desha County: About 13 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Desha County: About 730 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Desha County is about 70% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 61% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.