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Bradley County, Arkansas
Map of Arkansas highlighting Bradley County
Location in the state of Arkansas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Arkansas
Arkansas's location in the U.S.
Seat Warren
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

654 sq mi (1,694 km²)
651 sq mi (1,686 km²)
4 sq mi (10 km²), 0.57%
Population
 - (2000)
 - Density

12,600
18/sq mi (7/km²)
Founded December 18, 1840

Bradley County is a county located in the U.S. state of Arkansas. The United States Census Bureau estimated the population to be 14,683 as of 2006.[1] The county seat is Warren. Bradley County is Arkansas's 43rd county, formed on December 18, 1840, and named for Captain Hugh Bradley, who fought in the War of 1812. It is an alcohol prohibition or dry county.

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Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 654 square miles (1,695 km²), of which, 651 square miles (1,685 km²) of it is land and 4 square miles (10 km²) of it (0.57%) is water.

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Major highways

Adjacent counties

National protected area

Demographics

Age pyramid Bradley County[2]

As of the census[3] of 2006, there were 18,873 people, 13,103 households, and 9,346 families residing in the county. The population density was 19 people per square mile (7/km²). There were 7,002 housing units at an average density of 9 per square mile (4/km²). The racial makeup of the county was 53.36% White, 39.63% Black or African American, 0.24% Native American, 0.06% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 4.91% from other races, and 0.75% from two or more races. 4.25% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 6,421 households out of which 29.50% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.20% were married couples living together, 14.50% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.90% were non-families. 27.60% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.90% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.45 and the average family size was 2.96.

In the county the population was spread out with 23.60% under the age of 18, 9.70% from 18 to 24, 26.50% from 25 to 44, 22.80% from 45 to 64, and 17.50% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 97.70 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 95.80 males.

The median income for a household in the county was $38,936, and the median income for a family was $47,094. Males had a median income of $32,779 versus $27,167 for females. The per capita income for the county was $42,346. About 20.60% of families and 26.30% of the population were below the poverty line, including 33.10% of those under age 18 and 20.80% of those age 65 or over.

Cities and towns

References

Coordinates: 33°29′39″N 92°08′42″W / 33.49417°N 92.145°W / 33.49417; -92.145

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Bradley County, Arkansas
Map
File:Map of Arkansas highlighting Bradley County.png
Location in the state of Arkansas
Map of the USA highlighting Arkansas
Arkansas's location in the USA
Statistics
Founded December 18, 1840
Seat Warren
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

 sq mikm²)
 sq mi ( km²)
 sq mi ( km²), 0.57%
wikipedia:Population
 - (2000)
 - Density

12600

Bradley County is a county located in the U.S. state of Arkansas. The United States Census Bureau estimated the population to be 14,683 as of 2006.[1] The county seat is Warren. Bradley County is Arkansas's 43rd county, formed on December 18, 1840 and named for Captain Hugh Bradley, who fought in the War of 1812. It is an alcohol prohibition or dry county.

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Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,695 km² (654 sq mi). 1,685 km² (651 sq mi) of it is land and 10 km² (4 sq mi) of it (0.57%) is water.

Major Highways

Adjacent counties

Demographics

Age pyramid Bradley County[2]

As of the census2 of 2006, there were 18,873 people, 13,103 households, and 9,346 families residing in the county. The population density was 7/km² (19/sq mi). There were 7,002 housing units at an average density of 4/km² (9/sq mi). The racial makeup of the county was 53.36% White, 39.63% Black or African American, 0.24% Native American, 0.06% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 4.91% from other races, and 0.75% from two or more races. 4.25% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 6,421 households out of which 29.50% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.20% were married couples living together, 14.50% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.90% were non-families. 27.60% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.90% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.45 and the average family size was 2.96.

In the county the population was spread out with 23.60% under the age of 18, 9.70% from 18 to 24, 26.50% from 25 to 44, 22.80% from 45 to 64, and 17.50% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 97.70 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 95.80 males.

The median income for a household in the county was $38,936, and the median income for a family was $47,094. Males had a median income of $32,779 versus $27,167 for females. The per capita income for the county was $42,346. About 20.60% of families and 26.30% of the population were below the poverty line, including 33.10% of those under age 18 and 20.80% of those age 65 or over.

Cities and towns

References

  1. ^ Census Bureau estimated population for counties
  2. ^ Based on 2000 census data

CoordinatesImage:Wp_globe_tiny.gif: 33°29′39″N, 92°08′42″WLatitude: 33°29′39″N
Longitude: 92°8′42″W

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