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Hermitage, Arkansas
City
Location in Bradley County and the state of Arkansas
Location in Bradley County and the state of Arkansas
Country United States
State Arkansas
County Bradley
Area
 • Total 1.1 sq mi (3 km2)
 • Land 1.1 sq mi (3 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 184 ft (56 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 830
 • Density 754.6/sq mi (276.7/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 71647
Area code(s) 870
FIPS code 05-31540
GNIS feature ID 0057909

Hermitage is a city in Bradley County, Arkansas, United States. The United States Census Bureau estimated the population to be 830 as of the 2010 census.

Geography

Hermitage is located at 33°26′54″N 92°10′21″W / 33.44833°N 92.1725°W / 33.44833; -92.1725 (33.448235, -92.172513).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 3.0 km² (1.1 mi²), all land.

Elevation: 183 feet (56 m).

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 247
1920 285 15.4%
1930 419 47.0%
1940 344 −17.9%
1950 398 15.7%
1960 379 −4.8%
1970 399 5.3%
1980 378 −5.3%
1990 639 69.0%
2000 769 20.3%
2010 830 7.9%
Est. 2015 804 −3.1%
U.S. Decennial Census

As of the census of 2000, there were 769 people, 219 households, and 142 families residing in the town. The population density was 258.2/km² (670.5/mi²). There were 361 housing units at an average density of 121.2/km² (314.7/mi²). The racial makeup of the town was 45.25% White, 30.30% Black or African American, 0.26% Native American, 0.13% Asian, 22.50% from other races, and 1.56% from two or more races. 27.57% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 261 households out of which 42.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 40.2% were married couples living together, 26.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.4% were non-families. 24.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.95 and the average family size was 3.51.

In the town the population was spread out with 36.8% under the age of 18, 14.2% from 18 to 24, 26.0% from 25 to 44, 13.9% from 45 to 64, and 9.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 24 years. For every 100 females there were 94.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.3 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $18,438, and the median income for a family was $24,792. Males had a median income of $21,136 versus $17,500 for females. The per capita income for the town was $10,571. About 34.8% of families and 39.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 51.0% of those under age 18 and 18.1% of those age 65 or over.


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