- Rison, Arkansas
official_name = Rison, Arkansas
mapsize = 250x200px
map_caption = Location in Cleveland County and the state of
subdivision_type = Country
subdivision_type1 = State
subdivision_type2 = County
subdivision_name2 = Cleveland
area_total_km2 = 6.9
area_total_sq_mi = 2.7
area_land_km2 = 6.9
area_land_sq_mi = 2.7
area_water_km2 = 0
area_water_sq_mi = 0
elevation_ft = 269
elevation_m = 82
population_as_of = 2000
population_total = 1271
population_density_km2 = 184.2
population_density_sq_mi = 470.7
timezone = Central (CST)
utc_offset = -6
latd = 33 |latm = 57 |lats = 26 |latNS = N
longd = 92 |longm = 11 |longs = 23 |longEW = W
timezone_DST = CDT
utc_offset_DST = -5
postal_code = 71665
area_code = 870
blank_name = FIPS code
blank_info = 05-59480
blank1_name = GNIS feature ID
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Rison is a city in and the
county seatof Cleveland County GR|6, Arkansas, United States. It's population was 1,271 at the 2000 U.S. census. It is included in the Pine Bluff, Arkansas Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Rison is located at coor dms|33|57|26|N|92|11|23|W|city (33.957089, -92.189711)GR|1.
According to the
United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.7 square miles (6.9 km²), all of it land.
As of the
censusGR|2 of 2000, there were 1,271 people, 471 households, and 324 families residing in the city. The population densitywas 475.1 people per square mile (183.8/km²). There were 532 housing units at an average density of 198.9/sq mi (76.9/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 62.23% White, 33.36% Black or African American, 0.31% Native American, 0.24% Asian, 1.73% from other races, and 2.12% from two or more races. 2.20% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There were 471 households out of which 36.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 45.0% were married couples living together, 19.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 31.2% were non-families. 30.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 15.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.55 and the average family size was 3.16.
In the city the population was spread out with 29.3% under the age of 18, 6.8% from 18 to 24, 25.3% from 25 to 44, 19.6% from 45 to 64, and 19.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 79.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 75.2 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $20,865, and the median income for a family was $30,833. Males had a median income of $26,500 versus $18,229 for females. The
per capita incomefor the city was $13,106. About 25.6% of families and 32.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 46.0% of those under age 18 and 30.5% of those age 65 or over.
Jeremy Jamesis a singer/songwriter originally from Rison.
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