Cale is a town in Nevada County, Arkansas, United States. The population was 75 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Hope Micropolitan Statistical Area.

Cale, Arkansas
Location of Cale in Nevada County, Arkansas.
Location of Cale in Nevada County, Arkansas.
Coordinates: 33°37′52″N 93°14′33″W / 33.63111°N 93.24250°W / 33.63111; -93.24250Coordinates: 33°37′52″N 93°14′33″W / 33.63111°N 93.24250°W / 33.63111; -93.24250
CountryUnited States
StateArkansas
CountyNevada
Area
 • Total1.06 sq mi (2.73 km2)
 • Land0.97 sq mi (2.50 km2)
 • Water0.09 sq mi (0.23 km2)
Elevation
335 ft (102 m)
Population
 • Total79
 • Estimate 
(2017)[2]
70
 • Density72.46/sq mi (27.99/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
71828
Area code(s)870
FIPS code05-10480
GNIS feature ID0057489

The town was named after Cale Wardell.

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GeographyEdit

Cale is located at 33°37′52″N 93°14′33″W / 33.631181°N 93.242548°W / 33.631181; -93.242548.[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of, 2.8 km² (1.1 mi²), of which 2.5 km² (1.0 mi²) is land and 0.2 km² (0.1 mi²) (8.33%) is water.

DemographicsEdit

Census Pop.
1980110
199070−36.4%
2000757.1%
2010795.3%
Est. 201770[2]−11.4%
U.S. Decennial Census[4]
2014 Estimate[5]

As of the census[6] of 2000, there were 75 people, 30 households and 21 families residing in the town. The population density was 29.5/km² (76.3/mi²). There were 40 housing units at an average density of 15.8/km² (40.7/mi²). The racial makeup of the town was 97.33% White and 2.67% Black or African American.

There were 30 households out of which 23.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 70.0% were married couples living together, 3.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 26.7% were non-families. 26.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.50 and the average family size was 3.05.

In the town, the population was spread out with 20.0% under the age of 18, 9.3% from 18 to 24, 25.3% from 25 to 44, 32.0% from 45 to 64, and 13.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 43 years. For every 100 females, there were 87.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 93.5 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $39,063, and the median income for a family was $58,438. Males had a median income of $29,375 versus $37,500 for females. The per capita income for the town was $21,611. There were 8.7% of families and 11.0% of the population living below the poverty line, including 11.1% of under eighteens and none of those over 64.

InfrastructureEdit

EducationEdit

Nevada School District serves the area.

On July 1, 1985 Cale School District merged into the Nevada County School District.[7]

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 May 12, 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. ^ "ConsolidationAnnex_from_1983.xls." Arkansas Department of Education. Retrieved on October 13, 2017.

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