Gurdon, Arkansas

related topics
{household, population, female}
{city, population, household}
{game, team, player}
{land, century, early}
{city, large, area}
{town, population, incorporate}
{car, race, vehicle}

Gurdon is a city in Clark County, Arkansas, United States. The population was 2,276 at the 2000 census.



Gurdon is located at 33°54′55″N 93°9′19″W / 33.91528°N 93.15528°W / 33.91528; -93.15528 (33.9152871, -93.155354).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.6 square miles (6.7 km²), of which, 2.5 square miles (6.5 km²) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.2 km²) of it (2.71%) is water.[1]


As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 2,276 people, 934 households, and 625 families residing in the city. The population density was 908.0 people per square mile (350.1/km²). There were 1,077 housing units at an average density of 429.7/sq mi (165.7/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 60.24% White, 35.76% Black or African American, 0.13% Native American, 0.04% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 3.12% from other races, and 0.66% from two or more races. 4.35% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 934 households out of which 32.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 44.9% were married couples living together, 18.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.0% were non-families. 30.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.44 and the average family size was 3.01.

Full article ▸

related documents
Washington, Utah
Lastrup, Minnesota
Jefferson, Oregon
Alamo, Texas
De Queen, Arkansas
Pleasanton, Kansas
Thompson, North Dakota
Gilt Edge, Tennessee
Niederwald, Texas
Randleman, North Carolina
Taylorville, Illinois
Marionville, Missouri
Waller, Texas
Arp, Texas
Tecumseh, Oklahoma
Niangua, Missouri
New London, Texas
Kempner, Texas
Carlisle, Arkansas
Pleasant Hill, Iowa
Lorena, Texas
Santa Clara, Utah
Little River-Academy, Texas
Walters, Oklahoma
Keytesville, Missouri
Waldron, Arkansas
Watertown, Minnesota
Atwood, Kansas
Washington, Kansas
Jewell Junction, Iowa