SperlingViews - Arkadelphia, Arkansas
Cost of Living,
65.52% of people are white, 30.28% are black, 0.79% are asian, 0.49% are native american, and 2.92% claim 'Other'. 16.43% of the people in Arkadelphia, AR, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 83.57% are non-hispanic).
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Arkadelphia Recreation - 5/5/2010
Arkadelphia has a water park, two or three parks, its just a few minutes to get to beautiful Lake DeGray. Hot Springs has the other things that you might want to go to like Magic Springs, the Mall, two movie theaters, and a bunch of great places to eat! ^_^[read more...]
Quality of Life - 6/25/2007
Two large Universitys dominate the town and compete with each other. In general the town is orderly and neat with a true Old South feeling. Most of the citizens are friendly and the different races seem to live in harmony and mutual respect.
It gets mighty hot and humid at times. The area is low and generally flat and at one time doubtlessly heavily forested. The first residents were probably Caddo Indians who were driven off to make way for the Shawnee who were forced to leave so the Cherokee Indians could live there. Then the Cherokees were driven away by the Government so the white man could populate the place. Then the Government decided to completely depopulate the South in "The War of Northern Agression." Now the area is slowly healing.[read more...]