Little Rock, Arkansas

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Population in 2013: 197,357 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.8%
 
Males: 96,468  (48.9%)
Females: 100,889  (51.1%)
Median resident age:  36.1 years
Arkansas median age:  37.8 years

Zip codes: 72135, 72201, 72202, 72204, 72205, 72209, 72211, 72212, 72223, 72227.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $44,546 (it was $37,572 in 2000)
Little Rock:

$44,546
AR:

$40,511

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $29,382 (it was $23,209 in 2000)

Little Rock city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $159,900 (it was $87,300 in 2000)
Little Rock:

$159,900
AR:

$109,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $188,338; Detached houses: $195,690; Townhouses or other attached units: $189,581; In 2-unit structures: $109,036; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $181,986; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $283,629; Mobile homes: $38,414; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $25,826

Median gross rent in 2013: $780.

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  • Races in Little Rock, AR (2013)

    Little Rock races chart
    • 92,60146.9%White alone
    • 82,46941.7%Black alone
    • 11,7375.9%Hispanic
    • 5,7742.9%Asian alone
    • 4,0922.1%Two or more races
    • 3020.2%American Indian alone
    • 1580.08%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 1670.08%Other race alone

Races in Little Rock detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Little Rock: 87.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (8.5%), English (8.1%), Irish (7.7%), United States (5.3%), Scottish (1.8%), Scotch-Irish (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 11/07/1831

Elevation: 335 feet

Land area: 116.2 square miles.

Population density: 1,698 people per square mile   (low).

Little Rock,AR real estate house value index trend

Little Rock, Arkansas map

For population 25 years and over in Little Rock:

  • High school or higher: 89.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 36.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.2%
  • Unemployed: 6.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Little Rock city:

  • Never married: 38.0%
  • Now married: 42.4%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 13.3%

6,945 residents are foreign born (1.5% Asia, 1.3% Latin America, 0.7% Europe).

This city:

3.8%
Arkansas:

2.8%



According to our research of Arkansas and other state lists there were 85 registered sex offenders living in Little Rock, Arkansas as of September 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Little Rock to the number of sex offenders is 2,312 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,492 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,246 (0.9%)

Little Rock satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (136.4 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (289.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Cammack Village, AR (1.8 miles ), North Little Rock, AR (2.3 miles ), College Station, AR (2.5 miles ), Sweet Home, AR (2.5 miles ), Landmark, AR (2.9 miles ), McAlmont, AR (3.0 miles ), Parkers-Iron Springs, AR (3.0 miles ), Shannon Hills, AR (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 440 buildings, average cost: $155,600
  • 1998: 491 buildings, average cost: $181,000
  • 1999: 552 buildings, average cost: $184,500
  • 2000: 515 buildings, average cost: $199,300
  • 2001: 544 buildings, average cost: $202,400
  • 2002: 591 buildings, average cost: $231,900
  • 2003: 725 buildings, average cost: $241,700
  • 2004: 805 buildings, average cost: $258,500
  • 2005: 990 buildings, average cost: $255,300
  • 2006: 827 buildings, average cost: $243,700
  • 2007: 731 buildings, average cost: $230,900
  • 2008: 361 buildings, average cost: $236,400
  • 2009: 329 buildings, average cost: $224,600
  • 2010: 344 buildings, average cost: $195,600
  • 2011: 325 buildings, average cost: $199,800
  • 2012: 347 buildings, average cost: $227,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 34.74 N, Longitude: 92.33 W

Little Rock nicknames or aliases (official or unofficial): The City of Roses, River City

Daytime population change due to commuting: +70,616 (+35.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 72,841 (79.3%)

Area code: 501

Little Rock household income distribution Little Rock home values distribution

Crime rates in Little Rock by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 34414440415851403225374535
per 100,000 18.422.123.821.522.131.127.621.316.813.019.023.017.7
Rapes 92116129118116151123132171149161137119
per 100,000 49.962.569.763.562.480.966.670.289.977.282.669.960.3
Robberies 6178848969028608991,022819799859858807944
per 100,000 334.6476.2484.0485.3462.7481.6553.6435.7420.1445.3440.0411.6478.2
Assaults 1,1301,3701,7891,9882,2762,2161,7911,3651,7931,9051,8491,5901,679
per 100,000 612.8738.0966.41,069.61,224.61,187.1970.2726.1942.7987.4948.3811.0850.6
Burglaries 3,6304,8264,4423,8243,8033,8663,9323,5764,4124,2414,6554,2443,794
per 100,000 1,968.42,599.62,399.62,057.42,046.22,071.02,130.11,902.42,319.62,198.32,387.32,164.71,922.0
Thefts 9,84111,93012,74311,70811,40910,61110,91510,27210,2539,4409,75610,46510,655
per 100,000 5,336.46,426.26,883.86,299.06,138.75,684.45,913.05,464.55,390.54,893.25,003.45,337.85,397.7
Auto thefts 1,5221,5131,4159501,1101,3121,2651,1551,1631,1151,0931,0951,080
per 100,000 825.3815.0764.4511.1597.2702.8685.3614.4611.4578.0560.5558.5547.1
Arson 1681481201221341459389105100998793
per 100,000 91.179.764.865.672.177.750.447.355.251.850.844.447.1
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 706.4875.7932.3877.1900.9923.5895.8764.2834.6802.6825.4785.5779.8

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Little Rock detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 675 (557 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.82
Arkansas average:

2.01

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Little Rock tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.0%
Arkansas:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +5,944 (+3.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Little Rock: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Little Rock, Arkansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Little Rock-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Arkansas state average. It is 153% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/1/1997, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.0 miles away from the Little Rock city center killed 10 people and injured 40 people.

On 3/1/1997, a category F4 tornado 7.5 miles away from the city center killed 5 people and injured 180 people.

Earthquake activity:

Little Rock-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 30.8 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 33.4 miles away from Little Rock center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 129.3 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 189.3 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 120.9 miles away from Little Rock center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 169.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Pulaski County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 16, Floods: 13, Tornadoes: 11, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Little Rock topographic map

Birthplace of: Carlos Hathcock - Marine Corps Sniper, Brehon B. Somervell - Army general, Pratt C. Remmel - Soilder, Charles Willeford - Army soldier, Chelsea Clinton - Vegan, Len E. Blaylock - Soilder, Jermain Taylor - Boxer, Houston Nutt - College football player, John Kocinski - Motorcycle racer, Douglas MacArthur.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipients born in Little Rock: Douglas MacArthur, Seymour W. Terry.

Main business address for: ACXIOM CORP (SERVICES-COMPUTER PROCESSING & DATA PREPARATION), DILLARDS INC (RETAIL-DEPARTMENT STORES), BANK OF THE OZARKS INC (STATE COMMERCIAL BANKS), ALLTEL CORP (TELEPHONE COMMUNICATIONS (NO RADIO TELEPHONE)).

Hospitals in Little Rock:

  • ARKANSAS CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 800 MARSHALL STREET SLOT 301)
  • ARKANSAS HEART HOSPITAL (Proprietary, provides emergency services, 1701 S SHACKLEFORD ROAD)
  • ARKANSAS STATE HOSPITAL PSYCHIATRIC (provides emergency services, 4313 WEST MARKHAM STREET)
  • BAPTIST HEALTH HOSPICE LITTLE (11900 COLONEL GLENN RD, SUITE 2300)
  • HOSPICE HOME CARE INC (1501 N UNIVERSITY AVE PROSPECT BLG 340)
  • LIVING HOPE MEDICAL SERVICES, LLC (6101 ST VINCENT CIRCLE)
  • PINNACLE POINTE HOSPITAL (11501 FINANCIAL CENTRE PARKWAY)
  • SELECT SPECIALTY HOSPITAL / LITTLE ROCK ("2 ST VINCENT CIRCLE, SIXTH FLOOR")
  • ST VINCENT INFIRMARY MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, TWO ST VINCENT CIRCLE)
  • UAMS MEDICAL CENTER (Government - State, 4301 WEST MARKHAM STREET MAIL SLOT 612)

Airports and heliports located in Little Rock:

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Amtrak station:

LITTLE ROCK (MARKHAM & VICTORY STS.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/Universities in Little Rock:

  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock (Full-time enrollment: 9,227; Location: 2801 S University Ave; Public; Website: ualr.edu/www/; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (FT enrollment: 1,329; Location: 4301 W Markham; Public; Website: www.uams.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Baptist Health Schools-Little Rock (FT enrollment: 1,055; Location: 11900 Col Glenn Rd Ste 1000; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.bhslr.edu)
  • Arkansas Baptist College (FT enrollment: 877; Location: 1621 Dr. Martin Luther King Drive; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.arkansasbaptist.edu)
  • Philander Smith College (FT enrollment: 624; Location: 900 W. Daisy Bates Drive; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.philander.edu)
  • Heritage College-Little Rock (FT enrollment: 611; Location: 1309 Old Forge Drive; Private, for-profit; Website: heritage-education.com)
  • University of Phoenix-Little Rock Campus (FT enrollment: 506; Location: 10800 Financial Centre Pkwy; Private, for-profit; Website: www.phoenix.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Remington College-Little Rock Campus (FT enrollment: 401; Location: 19 Remington Dr.; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.remingtoncollege.edu/little-rock-arkansas-technical-colleges)
  • Eastern College of Health Vocations-Little Rock (FT enrollment: 323; Location: 200 South University Avenue; Private, for-profit; Website: www.easterncollege.edu)
  • ITT Technical Institute-Little Rock (FT enrollment: 306; Location: 4520 S University Ave; Private, for-profit; Website: www.itt-tech.edu)
  • Strayer University-Arkansas (FT enrollment: 150; Location: 10825 Financial Centre Pkwy Ste 400; Private, for-profit; Website: www.strayer.edu/arkansas/little-rock; Offers Master's degree)
  • Washington Barber College Inc (FT enrollment: 89; Location: 5300 West 65th Street; Private, for-profit; Website: www.washingtonbarbercollege.com/)
  • Regency Beauty Institute-Little Rock (FT enrollment: 85; Location: 2614 South Shackleford Road; Private, for-profit; Website: www.regency.edu)
  • Arkansas Beauty School (FT enrollment: 52; Location: 5108 Baseline Rd; Private, for-profit; Website: arkbeautyschool.com)
  • Velvatex College of Beauty Culture (FT enrollment: 24; Location: 1520 Martin Luther King Dr; Private, for-profit; Website: www.velvatexcollege.com)
  • University of Arkansas System Office (Location: 2404 N University; Public; Website: WWW.UASYS.EDU; Offers Doctor's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Little Rock:

  • Pulaski Technical College (about 4 miles; North Little Rock, AR; Full-time enrollment: 8,396)
  • University of Central Arkansas (about 25 miles; Conway, AR; FT enrollment: 9,972)
  • Arkansas State University-Beebe (about 35 miles; Beebe, AR; FT enrollment: 3,387)
  • University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (about 39 miles; Pine Bluff, AR; FT enrollment: 2,558)
  • National Park Community College (about 48 miles; Hot Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,237)
  • Harding University (about 50 miles; Searcy, AR; FT enrollment: 5,360)
  • Henderson State University (about 60 miles; Arkadelphia, AR; FT enrollment: 3,528)

Biggest public high schools in Little Rock:

  • CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 2,404; Location: 1500 PARK ST; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • HALL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,392; Location: 6700 H ST; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • PARKVIEW MAGNET HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,137; Location: 2501 BARROW RD; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • J.A. FAIR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 994; Location: 13420 DAVID O DODD RD; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • MCCLELLAN MAGNET HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 840; Location: 9417 GEYER SPRINGS RD; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • WILBUR D. MILLS HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 806; Location: 1205 EAST DIXON RD; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • JOE T. ROBINSON HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 512; Location: 21501 HWY 10; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • ACCELERATED LEARNING PROGRAM (Students: 211; Location: 7701 SCOTT HAMILTON DR; Grades: 10 - 12)
  • LISA ACADEMY HIGH (Students: 148; Location: 21 CORPORATE HILL DR; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • FELDER ALTERNATIVE ACADEMY (Students: 60; Location: 8300 GEYER SPRINGS RD; Grades: 07 - 12)

Biggest private high schools in Little Rock:

  • LITTLE ROCK CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 1,254; Location: 17450 HWY 10; Grades: PK - 12)
  • PULASKI ACADEMY (Students: 1,173; Location: 12701 HINSON RD; Grades: KG - 12)
  • CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL FOR BOYS (Students: 672; Location: 6300 FR TRIBOU; Grades: 9 - 12; Boys only)
  • ARKANSAS BAPTIST SCHOOL SYSTEM (Students: 655; Location: 62 PLEASANT VALLEY DR; Grades: 1 - 12)
  • MT ST MARY ACADEMY (Students: 561; Location: 3224 KAVANAUGH BLVD; Grades: 9 - 12; Girls only)
  • SOUTHWEST CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 486; Location: 11301 GEYER SPRINGS RD; Grades: PK - 12)
  • THE EPISCOPAL COLLEGIATE SCHOOL (Students: 380; Location: 1701 CANTRELL RD; Grades: 6 - 12)
  • LUTHERAN HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 148; Location: 6711 W MARKHAM ST; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • WORDS OF OUTREACH CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 111; Location: 3300 ASHER AVE; Grades: PK - 12)
  • HERITAGE CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS (Students: 87; Location: 4910 STAGECOACH RD; Grades: PK - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Little Rock:

  • MANN MAGNET MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 867; Location: 1000 EAST ROOSEVELT RD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • PULASKI HEIGHTS MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 814; Location: 401 NORTH PINE ST; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • HENDERSON MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 800; Location: 401 BARROW RD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • FULBRIGHT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 786; Location: 300 PLEASANT VALLEY DR; Grades: KG - 05)
  • DUNBAR MAGNET MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 773; Location: 1100 WRIGHT AVE; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • FOREST HEIGHTS MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 693; Location: 5901 EVERGREEN ST; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • TERRY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 691; Location: 10800 MARA LYNN DR; Grades: PK - 05)
  • M.L. KING MAGNET ELEM. SCHOOL (Students: 688; Location: 907 MARTIN LUTHER KING JR; Grades: PK - 05)
  • CLOVERDALE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 623; Location: 6300 HINKSON RD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • FULLER MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 623; Location: 808 EAST DIXON RD; Grades: 06 - 08)

Biggest private elementary/middle schools in Little Rock:

  • CHRIST THE KING SCHOOL (Students: 729; Location: 4002 N RODNEY PARHAM RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • OUR LADY-HOLY SOULS SCHOOL (Students: 529; Location: 1001 N TYLER ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • MISS SELMA'S SCHOOLS INC (Students: 418; Location: 7814 T ST; Grades: PK - 6)
  • THE ANTHONY SCHOOL INC (Students: 401; Location: 7700 OHIO ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • CHRIST LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 293; Location: 315 S HUGHES ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • THE CATHEDRAL SCHOOL (Students: 249; Location: 1616 S SPRING ST; Grades: PK - 5)
  • ST EDWARDS SCHOOL (Students: 228; Location: 805 SHERMAN; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST THERESA CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 194; Location: 6311 BASELINE RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • SECOND BAPTIST CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 139; Location: 6111 W 83RD ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • THE CHILDRENS HOUSE MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 98; Location: 4023 LEE AVE; Grades: PK - 3)
See full list of schools located in Little Rock

Library in Little Rock:

  • CENTRAL ARKANSAS LIBRARY SYSTEM (Operating income: $13,674,921; Location: 100 ROCK STREET; 886,202 books; 19,354 audio materials; 34,495 video materials; 372 local licensed databases; 82 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 1,740 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Little Rock: Hastings Industrial Park (A), Little Rock Port Industrial Park (B), Mabelvale Industrial Park (C), Riverdale Business Park (D), Rock Creek Golf Course (E), Whispering Pine Golf Course (F), Barton Coliseum (G), Benton Speed Bowl (H), Little Rock Country Club (I), Pleasant Valley Country Club (J), Western Hills Country Club (K), Westridge Country Club (L), Cypress Junction (M), Aldersgate Camp (N), Twen Cen (O), First Security Center (P), Cumberland Tower (Q), Usable Corporate Center (R), Union Life Building (S), Quapaw Tower (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Green Mountain Plaza Shopping Center (1), Hall Plaza Shopping Center (2), Broadmoor Shopping Center (3), Industrial Plaza Shopping Center (4), Mainstreet Market Shopping Center (5), Market Street Plaza Shopping Center (6), Markham Plaza Shopping Center (7), Oak Forest Plaza Shopping Center (8), Old Forge Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Little Rock include: ACXIOM CORP (A), DILLARDS INC (B), BANK OF THE OZARKS INC (C), ALLTEL CORP (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Little Rock include: Trinity Church (A), Otter Creek First Baptist Church (B), Otter Creek Assembly of God Church (C), Hope Church (D), Galilee Church (E), Saint Luke United Methodist Church (F), Mount Zion Baptist Church (G), Annuciation Greek Orthodox Church (H), Williams Temple Church of God in Christ (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Alexander Cemetery (1), Lewis Cemetery (2), Roselawn Cemetery (3), Oakland Cemetery (4), State Hospital Cemetery (5), Pilgrims Rest Cemetery (6), Mount Holly Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Swan Lake (A), Big Dickinson Lake (B), Cook Lake (C), Sandpiper Lake (D), Pleasant Valley Country Club Lake (E), Lake Bendine (F), Jackson Reservoir (G), Sprick Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: McHenry Creek (A), Little Maumelle River (B), Haw Branch (C), Grassy Flat Creek (D), Willow Springs Branch (E), Vinson Branch (F), Crooked Creek (G), Coleman Creek (H), Little Fourche Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Little Rock include: Murray Park (1), Lamar-Porter Field (2), Cheetam Park (3), West End Park (4), War Memorial Stadium (5), Wakefield Park (6), University Park (7), Winder Field (8), Gulley Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Little Rock City-Of - Arkansas Arts Centers- the Decorative Arts Mu (Museums; 7th & Rock Street) (1), William J Clinton Presidential Center and Park (Museums; 1200 President Clinton Avenue) (2), Central High Museum & Visitor Center (2125 West Daisy L Gatson Bates) (3), Hendershott Museum Consultants Inc (2200 North Rodney Parham Road Suite 209) (4), Museum of Discovery (500 President Clinton Avenue Suite 150) (5), Quapaw Quarter Association (Museums; 1206 Main Street) (6), Macarthur Museum of Arkansas Military History (503 East 9th Street) (7), EMOBA- The Museum of Black Arkansans (1208 Louisiana) (8), Emoba (Museums; Po Box 46754) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: LA Quinta - Inns- Medical Center Area (901 Fair Park Boulevard) (1), Hampton Inn & Suites (1301 South Shackleford Road) (2), Acme Motel (3301 West Roosevelt Road) (3), Comfort Inn West (300 Markham Center Drive) (4), GuestHouse Intl Little Rock (301 South University Avenue) (5), SpringHill Suites Little Rock (306 Markham Center Drive) (6), Markham House Suites (5120 West Markham Street) (7), La Quinta Little Rock South (2401 W 65th St) (8), Masters Inn - Little Rock Downtown (707 Interstate 30) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Battered Women's Court Program (401 West Markham Street) (1), Ar Supreme Court (625 Marshall) (2), Arkansas-State - Judicial Discipline And Disability Commission (Tower Building) (3), U S Government - Courts- Bankruptcy Court- Clerk (300 West 2nd Street) (4), U S Government - Courts- District Court- General Information-Main Of (600 West Capitol Avenue) (5), Pulaski-County - Quorum Court (201 Broadway Street) (6), Pulaski-County - District Court (3001 West Roosevelt Road) (7), Pulaski-County - Circuit Court- First Division (401 West Markham Street) (8), Pulaski-County - Circuit Court Juvenile Division (3001 West Roosevelt Road) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Pulaski County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 83.7. This is about average.

City:

83.7
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.468. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.468
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 10.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.6
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.32. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.32
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 25.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 19.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.4
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.7. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.7
U.S.:

9.1

Drinking water stations with addresses in Little Rock and their reported violations in the past:

CENTRAL ARKANSAS WATER (Population served: 313,588, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - In APR-2014, Contaminant: Chlorite. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-03-2014)
EAST END WATER (Population served: 5,456, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-05-2009), St Public Notif received (JUL-10-2009), St Compliance achieved (FEB-17-2010)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.7%
(6.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.7% for Black residents, 41.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 34.4% for American Indian residents, 51.6% for other race residents, 23.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Arkansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  58.3%
Whole state:  67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.6%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

People in group quarters in Little Rock in 2010:

  • 1,074 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 1,026 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 692 people in college/university student housing
  • 437 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 310 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 276 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 253 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 188 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 118 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 61 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 53 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 38 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 17 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in Little Rock in 2000:

  • 1,026 people in nursing homes
  • 1,017 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 652 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 480 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 457 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 335 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 251 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 150 people in state prisons
  • 108 people in institutions for the deaf
  • 93 people in other group homes
  • 89 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 50 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 46 people in institutions for the blind
  • 45 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 41 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 39 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 33 people in religious group quarters
  • 3 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 3 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill

Little Rock, Arkansas environmental map by EPA

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Little Rock compared to Arkansas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Arenas or stadiums:

  • War Memorial Stadium. Capacity: 53,727. University of Arkansas.
  • Barton Coliseum. Capacity: 10,000.

Banks with most branches in Little Rock (2011 data):

  • Regions Bank: 17 branches. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Metropolitan National Bank: 17 branches. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,048.4 mil, Deposits: $915.0 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 46 total offices, Holding Company: Rogers Bancshares, Inc.
  • Arvest Bank: 10 branches. Info updated 2010/11/29: Bank assets: $12,520.8 mil, Deposits: $10,446.2 mil, headquarters in Fayetteville, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 241 total offices, Holding Company: Arvest Bank Group, Inc.
  • Bank of the Ozarks: 9 branches. Info updated 2011/05/03: Bank assets: $3,828.0 mil, Deposits: $2,955.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 115 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of The Ozarks Inc
  • One Bank & Trust, National Association: 9 branches. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $438.1 mil, Deposits: $364.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Onefinancial Corporation
  • Bank of America, National Association: 8 branches. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Iberiabank: 8 branches. Info updated 2011/06/08: Bank assets: $11,676.7 mil, Deposits: $9,387.9 mil, headquarters in Lafayette, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 187 total offices, Holding Company: Iberiabank Corporation
  • Centennial Bank: 8 branches. Info updated 2012/02/29: Bank assets: $3,588.2 mil, Deposits: $2,891.9 mil, headquarters in Conway, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 109 total offices, Holding Company: Home Bancshares, Inc.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: 7 branches. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • 20 other banks with 46 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Little Rock, Arkansas:

  • La Quinta Inn, 200 Shackelford Rd, Little Rock, AR 72211 , Phone: (501) 244-0900
  • Days Inn, 901 Fair Park Blvd, Little Rock, AR 72204 , Phone: (501) 664-7000, Fax: (501) 664-1639
  • Clarion Hotel Medical Center, 925 S University Ave, Little Rock, AR 72204 , Phone: (501) 664-5020, Fax: (501) 614-3803
  • Quality Inn & Suites, 6100 Mitchell Dr, Little Rock, AR 72209 , Phone: (501) 562-6667, Fax: (501) 568-6832
  • Crowne Plaza Little Rock, 201 S Shackleford, Little Rock, AR 72211 , Phone: (501) 223-3000, Fax: (501) 537-2334
  • Red Roof Inn, 7900 Scott Hamilton Dr, Little Rock, AR 72209 , Phone: (800) 733-7663, Fax: (501) 562-1723
  • La Quinta Inn-otter Creek, 11701 I-30, Little Rock, AR 72209 , Phone: (501) 455-2300, Fax: (501) 455-5876
  • Best Western Governors Inn, 1501 Merrill Dr, Little Rock, AR 72211 , Phone: (501) 224-8051
  • 43 other hotels and motels
All 51 fire-safe hotels and motels in Little Rock, Arkansas

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.3
Arkansas average:

11.8

Little Rock travel time to work - commute Little Rock mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (56%)
  • Electricity (43%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Little Rock:

(Little Rock, Arkansas Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Little Rock city (based on Pulaski County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant128,692351
Mainline Protestant38,72982
Catholic23,96015
Black Protestant21,57575
Other9,11231
Orthodox3983
None160,282-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 73
Pulaski County:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 25
Pulaski County:

0.67 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 171
Pulaski County:

4.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 306
Here:

8.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.66 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.1%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Pulaski County:

27.0%
Arkansas:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.5%
State:

13.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 75$348,838$55,8140$0
Other Government Administration 90$389,336$51,91117$29,316
Judicial and Legal 51$187,763$44,1802$1,736
Police Protection - Officers 518$3,051,842$70,6990$0
Police - Other 144$456,334$38,02837$18,635
Firefighters 411$2,465,778$71,9940$0
Fire - Other 6$23,298$46,5960$0
Streets and Highways 87$357,346$49,28915$21,609
Airports 154$573,275$44,6717$7,567
Water Transport and Terminals 8$65,107$97,6610$0
Health 278$1,181,663$51,00739$86,678
Solid Waste Management 100$282,097$33,85217$25,645
Sewerage 283$1,148,156$48,68519$26,127
Parks and Recreation 202$712,651$42,336205$152,786
Housing and Community Development(Local) 84$290,311$41,47339$33,839
Other and Unallocable 189$651,853$41,38768$46,547
Totals for Government 2,680$12,185,648$54,563465$450,485

Little Rock government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $23,874,000 ($120.97)
    Air Transportation: $13,093,000 ($66.34)
    Regular Highways: $9,007,000 ($45.64)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,461,000 ($22.60)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,796,000 ($14.17)
    General - Other: $422,000 ($2.14)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $348,000 ($1.76)
    Parking Facilities: $60,000 ($0.30)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $41,900,000 ($212.31)
    Sewerage: $28,481,000 ($144.31)
    Local Fire Protection: $27,030,000 ($136.96)
    General - Other: $21,693,000 ($109.92)
    Parks and Recreation: $14,827,000 ($75.13)
    Health - Other: $13,864,000 ($70.25)
    Regular Highways: $13,261,000 ($67.19)
    Air Transportation: $12,884,000 ($65.28)
    Solid Waste Management: $10,693,000 ($54.18)
    Financial Administration: $5,069,000 ($25.68)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,855,000 ($19.53)
    Housing and Community Development: $3,803,000 ($19.27)
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $3,738,000 ($18.94)
    Central Staff Services: $3,509,000 ($17.78)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $2,026,000 ($10.27)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $1,691,000 ($8.57)
    General Public Buildings: $1,459,000 ($7.39)
    Parking Facilities: $779,000 ($3.95)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $582,000 ($2.95)
  • Employee Retirement - Benefit Payments: $17,542,000 ($88.88)
    Corporate Bonds: $8,676,000 ($43.96)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $3,776,000 ($19.13)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $11,557,000 ($58.56)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Correctional Institutions: $1,809,000 ($9.17)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $8,787,000 ($44.52)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,689,000 ($13.63)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,662,000 ($13.49)
    Regular Highways: $850,000 ($4.31)
    Health - Other: $723,000 ($3.66)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $701,000 ($3.55)
    General - Other: $620,000 ($3.14)
    Financial Administration: $130,000 ($0.66)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $119,000 ($0.60)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $102,859,000 ($521.18)

Little Rock government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $30,610,000 ($155.10)
    All Other: $21,472,000 ($108.80)
    Air Transportation: $18,509,000 ($93.78)
    Solid Waste Management: $14,937,000 ($75.69)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,392,000 ($27.32)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $1,994,000 ($10.10)
    Parking Facilities: $1,296,000 ($6.57)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $272,000 ($1.38)
  • Employee Retirement - Earnings on Investments (calculated): $7,227,000 ($36.62)
    From Parent Local Government: $6,422,000 ($32.54)
    From Other Governments: $2,641,000 ($13.38)
    Local Employee Contribution: $453,000 ($2.30)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $6,030,000 ($30.55)
    Housing and Community Development: $2,697,000 ($13.67)
    All Other: $1,271,000 ($6.44)
    Natural Resources: $434,000 ($2.20)
    Highways: $8,000 ($0.04)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $38,025,000 ($192.67)
    Highways: $9,129,000 ($46.26)
    All Other: $457,000 ($2.32)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $7,343,000 ($37.21)
    Fines and Forfeits: $5,710,000 ($28.93)
    General Revenue, NEC: $3,784,000 ($19.17)
    Donations From Private Sources: $428,000 ($2.17)
  • State Intergovernmental - Sewerage: $4,397,000 ($22.28)
    All Other: $3,253,000 ($16.48)
    General Local Government Support: $2,916,000 ($14.78)
    Highways: $905,000 ($4.59)
  • Tax - Property: $33,293,000 ($168.69)
    Public Utilities Sales: $23,589,000 ($119.52)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $22,275,000 ($112.87)
    Other Selective Sales: $8,738,000 ($44.28)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $8,028,000 ($40.68)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $1,279,000 ($6.48)

Little Rock government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $289,115,000 ($1464.93)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $277,180,000 ($1404.46)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $89,094,000 ($451.44)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $79,771,000 ($404.20)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $32,284,000 ($163.58)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $20,349,000 ($103.11)
    Issue, Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $15,750,000 ($79.80)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $6,427,000 ($32.57)

Little Rock government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $66,324,000 ($336.06)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $102,334,000 ($518.52)
    Total Federal Securities: $28,594,000 ($144.88)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $127,070,000 ($643.86)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $123,792,000 ($627.25)

6.69% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,582 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.69%
Arkansas average:

6.94%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($509 average AGI)
Pulaski County:

0.09%
Arkansas average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Saline County, AR  0.64% ($34,033 average AGI)
from Faulkner County, AR  0.49% ($32,659)
from Lonoke County, AR  0.48% ($32,685)


6.57% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,465 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.57%
Arkansas average:

6.84%

0.13% of residents moved to foreign countries ($769 average AGI)
Pulaski County:

0.13%
Arkansas average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Saline County, AR  0.89% ($40,114 average AGI)
to Lonoke County, AR  0.61% ($39,519)
to Faulkner County, AR  0.47% ($39,186)

Strongest AM radio stations in Little Rock:

  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KITA (1440 AM; 5 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: KITA, INCORPORATED)
  • KARN (920 AM; 5 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMTL (760 AM; daytime; 10 kW; SHERWOOD, AR; Owner: GEORGE V. DOMERESE)
  • KJBN (1050 AM; 1 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: JOSHUA MINISTRIES & COMM.DEVELOP COR)
  • KLRG (1150 AM; 5 kW; NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KLIH (1250 AM; 2 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KDXE (1380 AM; 5 kW; NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: RADIO DISNEY AM 1380, LLC)
  • KBHS (590 AM; 5 kW; HOT SPRINGS, AR; Owner: J & A, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KBBL (1350 AM; 3 kW; CABOT, AR; Owner: CABOT RADIO, INC.)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Little Rock:

  • KLAL (107.7 FM; WRIGHTSVILLE, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOKY (102.1 FM; SHERWOOD, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSSN (95.7 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KKPT (94.1 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: SIGNAL MEDIA OF ARKANSAS, INC.)
  • KABZ (103.7 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: SIGNAL MEDIA OF ARKANSAS, INC)
  • KURB (98.5 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHKN (106.7 FM; BENTON, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KDJE (100.3 FM; JACKSONVILLE, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMJX (105.1 FM; CONWAY, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KUAR (89.1 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES OF UNIV. OF ARKANSAS)
  • KABF (88.3 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS BROADCASTING FOUNDATION INC)
  • KLRE-FM (90.5 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: LITTLE ROCK SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • KMSX (94.9 FM; MAUMELLE, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KDRE (101.1 FM; NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KWLR (96.9 FM; MAUMELLE, AR; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KKZR (93.3 FM; BRYANT, AR; Owner: ABG ARKANSAS, LLC)
  • KIPR (92.3 FM; PINE BLUFF, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHTE-FM (96.5 FM; ENGLAND, AR; Owner: ABG ARKANSAS, LLC)
  • KVLO (102.9 FM; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSBC (90.1 FM; HOT SPRINGS, AR; Owner: CENTRAL ARKANSAS CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Little Rock:

  • KLRA-LP (Channel 58; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS MEDIA, L.L.C.)
  • KHUG-LP (Channel 14; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: LITTLE ROCK TV-14, L.L.C.)
  • KJLR-LP (Channel 28; LITTLE ROCK, ETC., AR; Owner: COWSERT FAMILY, L.L.C.)
  • K55GE (Channel 55; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK INC.)
  • KZJG-LP (Channel 13; LITTLE ROCK, ETC., AR; Owner: COWSERT FAMILY, L.L.C.)
  • KTHV (Channel 11; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KLRT-TV (Channel 16; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KATV (Channel 7; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: KATV, LLC)
  • KARK-TV (Channel 4; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: KARK-TV, INC.)
  • KWBF (Channel 42; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: RIVER CITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKYK-LP (Channel 22; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS 49, INC.)
  • KETS (Channel 2; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • KHTE-LP (Channel 44; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KASN (Channel 38; PINE BLUFF, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K27FF (Channel 27; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K34FH (Channel 34; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • KVTN (Channel 25; PINE BLUFF, AR; Owner: AGAPE CHURCH, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Little Rock fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 231m758ftTotal length
  • $13,000Total costs
  • 322,939Total average daily traffic
  • 14,043Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 41950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 62000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Little Rock, AR
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Little Rock)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 686 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Little Rock, AR)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 109 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 219 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 49 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 862 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Little Rock)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 24 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Little Rock)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 309 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 33 full and 12 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED964$137,0661,026$189,6553,074$186,498301$59,05123$1,116,483457$114,89916$19,434
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED26$114,51036$186,903177$159,08138$31,2171$52,99017$82,8112$46,285
APPLICATIONS DENIED171$115,221114$148,949961$147,605237$29,2235$2,335,228114$94,5299$43,112
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN147$121,294107$187,043690$167,62035$71,4562$8,696,98548$114,1780$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS43$127,44421$168,850183$164,1687$42,5970$012$112,9621$36,140

Detailed mortgage data for all 46 tracts in Little Rock, AR

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 25 full and 10 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED150$207,885104$209,1354$84,385
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED32$201,39333$223,2773$129,173
APPLICATIONS DENIED11$199,40713$196,9681$163,510
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$218,8268$258,6470$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS5$135,6981$225,1101$132,000

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1998
  • Hazardous Condition: 1109
  • Service Call: 54
  • Good Intent Call: 42

Incident types - Little Rock

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Little Rock, AR
Most common first names in Little Rock, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1,47571.2 years
Mary1,42778.7 years
William1,32374.3 years
John1,27073.0 years
Robert83870.1 years
Charles71171.1 years
George61574.5 years
Willie54374.6 years
Dorothy41174.4 years
Margaret39078.7 years
Most common last names in Little Rock, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith80674.0 years
Williams72572.5 years
Johnson65272.3 years
Jones64574.0 years
Brown53073.4 years
Davis41973.9 years
Moore29774.8 years
Wilson28574.1 years
Jackson28470.4 years
Harris28374.7 years
Businesses in Little Rock, AR
NameCountNameCount
ALDO1KFC7
AT&T6Kincaid2
Abercrombie & Fitch1Kmart1
Abercrombie Kids1Kohl's1
Academy Sports + Outdoors1Kroger11
Ace Hardware1La Quinta7
Advance Auto Parts3La-Z-Boy1
Aeropostale2Lane Bryant1
American Eagle Outfitters1Lane Furniture5
Ann Taylor3LensCrafters1
Applebee's2Little Caesars Pizza6
Arby's5Long John Silver's1
Audi1Marriott4
AutoZone5MasterBrand Cabinets17
BMW1Maurices1
Bakers1Mazda1
Banana Republic1McDonald's12
Barnes & Noble1Men's Wearhouse1
Baskin-Robbins3Motel 62
Bath & Body Works1Motherhood Maternity2
Baymont Inn1New Balance4
Bed Bath & Beyond1New York & Co1
Best Western2Nike18
Blockbuster3Nissan1
Budget Car Rental1Office Depot2
Buffalo Wild Wings1Old Navy1
Burger King10Olive Garden1
Burlington Coat Factory1On The Border1
Cache1Outback1
Casual Male XL1Outback Steakhouse1
Catherines1Panera Bread2
Chevrolet2Papa John's Pizza2
Chick-Fil-A3Payless3
Chico's2Penske4
Chuck E. Cheese's1PetSmart1
Church's Chicken4Pier 1 Imports1
Cold Stone Creamery1Pizza Hut7
Coldwater Creek2Popeyes4
Comfort Inn4Pottery Barn1
Comfort Suites1Quiznos5
Cracker Barrel1RadioShack4
Cricket Wireless9Ramada1
Curves3Red Lobster1
DHL3Rodeway Inn1
Days Inn2Rue211
Decora Cabinetry3Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
Dennys2SAS Shoes3
Domino's Pizza3SONIC Drive-In11
DressBarn1Sam's Club1
Dressbarn1Sears4
Eddie Bauer1Sephora2
Ethan Allen1Shoe Carnival1
Express1Spencer Gifts1
Extended Stay America1Sprint Nextel1
FedEx56Staples1
Finish Line1Starbucks12
Firestone Complete Auto Care4Studio Plus Deluxe Studios1
Foot Locker1Subaru1
Ford1Subway27
Forever 211T-Mobile9
GNC4T.J.Maxx1
GameStop2Taco Bell7
Gap1Talbots1
Gymboree1Target2
H&R Block10The Limited1
Haagen-Dazs1The Room Place2
Havertys Furniture1Toyota1
Hilton5Toys"R"Us2
Hobby Lobby1Travelodge1
Holiday Inn6U-Haul8
Hollister Co.1UPS77
Home Depot2Vans2
Honda1Verizon Wireless4
Hyundai1Victoria's Secret1
IHOP2Volkswagen1
J. Jill1Waffle House6
J.Crew1Walgreens9
JCPenney1Walmart3
Jimmy John's1Wendy's10
JoS. A. Bank2Whole Foods Market1
Jones New York8Wingate1
Journeys1YMCA2
Justice3

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