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A Taste of Helena, Arkansas

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT HELENA?

  1. Helena is the eastern portion of Helena-West Helena, Arkansas, a city in Phillips County, Arkansas. As of the 2000 census, this portion of the city population was 6,323. Helena was the county seat of Phillips County until January 1, 2006, when it merged its government and city limits with neighboring West Helena.

  2. Helena is the birthplace of Arkansas' former Senior United States Senator Blanche Lincoln and actor/director/filmmaker Chuck Williams. Helena is home to the longest running daily radio program in the U.S., King Biscuit Time.

  3. The median income for a household in Helena is $18,662, and the median income for a family was $21,534.

Radio Stations
KWHA 89.9 FM West Helena, AR Religious
KJIW 94.5 FM Helena, AR Gospel Music
WNEV 98.7 FM Friars Point, MS Blues
KTRQ 102.3 FM Colt, AR Oldies
WRBO 103.5 FM Como, MS Rhythmic Oldies
KCLT 104.9 FM West Helena, AR Urban Contemporary
KAKJ 105.3 FM Marianna, AR Urban Contemporary
WAID 106.5 FM Clarksdale, MS Urban Contemporary
WHKL 106.9 FM Crenshaw, MS Oldies
WSAO 1140 AM Senatobia, MS Religious
WROX 1450 AM Clarksdale, MS Oldies

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Demographics of Helena, Arkansas

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

30.59%

67.93%

0.13%

0.60%

0.73%

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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Businesses in Helena, Arkansas


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BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. Hair Happening's -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   - 699 N Sebastian West Helena, Arkansas 72390 (870) 572-6311

  2. Stylistic Hair Care Salon -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   - 519 Plaza Street, West Helena, Arkansas 72390 (870) 572-4444  - (visit website)

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Granny Dee's Home Style Cooking -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -   426 Cherry Street, Helena, Arkansas 72342 (870) 338-8862  - (visit website)

  2. T. Macs Catfish Cabin & Delta Bar-B-Q -  Category: Barbecue, Southern/Soul, American -   3136 Highway 49 West Helena, AR 72390 (870) 572-0125

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CHURCHES



  1. Allen Temple Ame Church -  120 S Ashlar, West Helena, AR 72390 (870) 572-7108

  2. Carter Chapel AME -  419 Columbia, Helena, AR 72342 (870) 338-8694

  3. Greater Powerhouse COGIC -  501 W Plaza St West Helena (870) 572-9448

  4. Jackson Chapel COGIC -  1937 Phillips Road 241, West Helena, Arkansas 72355-8493 (870) 572-1900   - (visit website)

  5. Pettis Memorial CME Church -  121 S Coanza, West Helena, AR 72390 (870) 572-5046

 Greater First Baptist Church West Helena AR   Greater First Baptist Church West Helena AR Nov 2012 104 (video)
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ENTERTAINMENT



  1. The Delta Cultural Center -  Category: Delta Blues Entertainment -  141 Cherry Street Helena, AR 72342 (870) 338-4350   - (visit website)

Fortieth Reunion of Helena Arkansas Class of 1971   Fortieth Reunion of Helena Arkansas Class of 1971 (video)
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ANNUAL EVENTS



  1. King Biscuit Blues Festival -   (OCT)    - (visit website)

    The King Biscuit Blues Festival is one of the nationís foremost showcases of Blues Music.

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