Ashley County

Ashley County, Arkansas

205 E Jefferson St Box 5
Hamburg, AR 71646
Phone: (870) 853-2020
Fax: (870) 853-2082

On southern border of AR; organized Nov 30, 1848 from Union and Drew counties. Name Origin: For Chester Ashley (1790-1848), U.S. senator from AR (1844-48)

Area (sq mi):: 939.08 (land 921.15; water 17.93) Population per square mile: 25.20
Population 2005: 23,178 State rank: 32 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.30%; 1990-2000 -0.50% Population 2000: 24,209 (White 69.00%; Black or African American 27.10%; Hispanic or Latino 3.20%; Asian 0.20%; Other 2.90%). Foreign born: 2.20%. Median age: 36.20
Income 2000: per capita $15,702; median household $31,758; Population below poverty level: 17.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,058-$22,884
Unemployment (2004): 9.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.40% Median travel time to work: 18.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 12.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Notes: Bids will be received by the West Ashley County Water Association at the offices of Crossett Water Utilities 1100 Water Well Road, Crossett, AR 71635.
Pine Bluff), Arkansas Foodbank (Little Rock), Ashley County Medical Center (Crossett), Community Empowerment Council, Inc.
Amblyomma maculatum was initially thought to reside within 160 km of the Atlantic and Gulf Coasts (Bishop & Hixson 1936), but it has been found in 18 eastern counties of Oklahoma (Semtner & Hair 1973) and in Washington County and Ashley County in northwest Arkansas (Lancaster 1973).
on 22 March, when they already were present on the Ashley County side of the river.
However, G-P announced the temporary closing of one of its plywood plants in Ashley County, AR.
The Ashley County, Arkansas, Ledger reported that people in their county hosted some of the hurricane's refugees, and two of the local churches in the area (Promise Land Missionary Baptist Church and Calvary Baptist Church) offered to house a total of 75 people.
But Ashley County, Arkansas, and the Georgia-Pacific Corporation think they have a better use of this material.
Ashley County is requesting written proposals from interested entities for the provision of Ambulance Service to the portion of Ashley County not presently served by the Crossett Ambulance Service.
The Ashley County lender was renamed Southeast Arkansas Bank in 1992 and became Delta Trust & Bank in 2000 when the shareholder base was expanded and the operational center shifted to Little Rock.
Those locations are in Ashley County (Portland and Crossett) and in Drew County (Monticello).
He has led Delta Trust & Bank, a 113-year-old institution chartered at Parkdale in Ashley County, since its purchase by Delta Trust & Banking Corp.
Ashley County, which had a June unemployment rate of 11.