Blytheville, Arkansas





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A Taste of Blytheville, Arkansas

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT BLYTHEVILLE?

  1. Blytheville is the largest city in and one of the two county seats of Mississippi County, Arkansas, United States. The population was 15,620 at the 2010 census.

  2. Blytheville is located in Mississippi County approximately 60 miles north of West Memphis. Because of the abundance of trees, the city grew quickly and was incorporated in 1889. According to records, the city had a large and diverse population in 1890. As the vast forest began to shrink due to unregulated harvesting, the people of Blytheville started growing cotton. Blytheville was a huge agricultural community until 1980, when farming was increasingly mechanized. Since then, Blytheville has developed a growing industrial base, much of which is centered around the steel industry.

  3. The median income for a household in the city was $26,683, and the median income for a family was $32,816.

Radio Stations:
KBCM 88.3 FM Blytheville, AR Religious
KAMJ 93.9 FM Gosnell, AR Urban Contemporary
WHRK 97.1 FM Memphis, TN Hip Hop
KJMS 101.1 FM Olive Branch, MS Urban Contemporary
KIYS (CP) 101.7 FM Walnut Ridge, AR Top-40
KWNW 101.9 FM Jonesboro, AR Top-40
KCRV 105.1 FM Caruthersville, MO Oldies
WHBQ 560 AM Memphis, TN Sports
KOTC 830 AM Kennett, MO Talk
KOSE 860 AM Wilson, AR Gospel Music
KLCN 910 AM Blytheville, AR News
KMIS 1050 AM Portageville, MO Sports
WDIA 1070 AM Memphis, TN Urban Contemporary
WPLX 1180 AM Germantown, TN Blues
WTRO 1450 AM Dyersburg, TN Oldies
KDRS 1490 AM Paragould, AR Variety

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Demographics of Blytheville, Arkansas

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

40%

56%

0.3%

0.8%

3.0%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Famous Blacks from Blytheville, Arkansas

     
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Businesses in Blytheville, Arkansas


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. Hook-Up Salon of Beauty -  Category: Hair Salons -  116 West Main Street Blytheville, AR 72315 (870)762-6617

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BLACK BUSINESSES - SERVICES - VENDORS ETC.

  1. African-American Unschooling -  Category: Educational Services -   P.O. Box 2236 Blytheville, AR 72316 (972) 841-6410

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Benny Bobs Barbecue -  Category: Barbecue -   847 E Main St, Blytheville, AR 72315 (870) 763-0505   - (reviews)

  2. Yank's Famous Barbeque -  Category: Barbecue -   213 E Main St, Blytheville, AR 72315-3546 (870) 762-2935   - (visit website)

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CHURCHES



  1. Faith Temple Cogic -   1805 Stewart Street, Blytheville, AR 72315-4859 (870) 763-3997

  2. Gospel Temple Church of God In Christ -   1108 David Ln, Blytheville, AR 72315 (870) 762-5574

  3. Holy Temple Cogic -   716 E Mchaney, Blytheville, AR 72315-4616 (870) 763-4730  - (visit website)

  4. Nehemiah Temple Church of God In Christ -  124 W McHaney Dr. Blytheville, AR 72315 (870) 763-1011  - (visit website)

  5. Tabernacle Church of God In Christ -   121 E Cleveland St, Blytheville, AR 72315 (870) 762-4548

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ENTERTAINMENT



  1. Club Blu -  Category: Nightclub -   State Highway 151, Blytheville, Arkansas  - (visit website)

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ANNUAL EVENTS



  1. Mayfest
    Held on an early weekend each May

    Celebrates the magnificence of spring.


  2. Gosnell Cotton Festival
    Held in autumn

    The Gosnell Cotton Festival gives folks an opportunity to delight in food, crafts, music, and lots of wonderful cotton-pickiní fun.


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