Piney is a census-designated place (CDP) in
County, Arkansas, United States.
The population was 3,988 at the 2000 census
Piney is located at (34.496999, -93.134068) .
According to the United
States Census Bureau
, the CDP has a total area of
7.1 square miles (18.5 km²), of which, 6.5 square
miles (16.9 km²) of it is land and 0.6 square miles
(1.5 km²) of it (8.27%) is water.
As of the census
of 2000, there were 3,988
people, 1,617 households, and 1,193 families residing in the CDP.
The population density
people per square mile (235.4/km²). There were 1,868 housing units
at an average density of 285.6/sq mi (110.3/km²). The racial
makeup of the CDP was 93.03% White
, 2.26% Black
or African American
, 1.15% Native American
, 0.18% Asian
, 0.10% Pacific Islander
, 1.35% from
, and 1.93%
from two or more races. 3.31% of the population were Hispanic
of any race.
There were 1,617 households out of which 33.3% had children under
the age of 18 living with them, 56.3% were married couples
living together, 12.8% had a female
householder with no husband present, and 26.2% were non-families.
21.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.3% had
someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average
household size was 2.46 and the average family size was 2.83.
In the CDP the population was spread out with 25.3% under the age
of 18, 7.5% from 18 to 24, 30.6% from 25 to 44, 23.5% from 45 to
64, and 13.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was
36 years. For every 100 females there were 100.8 males. For every
100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.8 males.
The median income for a household in the CDP was $31,827, and the
median income for a family was $34,780. Males had a median income
of $26,078 versus $20,709 for females. The per capita income
for the CDP was $15,055.
About 12.4% of families and 16.0% of the population were below the
, including 21.8% of those
under age 18 and 9.5% of those age 65 or over.