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Population in 2012: 196,537 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.3%
 

Males: 93,011  (47.3%)
Females: 103,526  (52.7%)

Median resident age:  35.2 years
Arkansas median age:  37.2 years

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

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $45,951 (it was $37,572 in 2000)
Little Rock:

$45,951
AR:

$40,112
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $28,152

Little Rock city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $147,200 (it was $87,300 in 2000)
Little Rock:

$147,200
AR:

$107,600
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $191,543; Detached houses: $196,822; Townhouses or other attached units: $175,811; In 2-unit structures: $126,559; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $129,955; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $213,350; Mobile homes: $49,010

Median gross rent in 2012: $721.

Recent home sales, real estate maps, and home value estimator for zip codes: 72103, 72135, 72201, 72202, 72204, 72205, 72206, 72207, 72209, 72210, 72211, 72212, 72221, 72223, 72227.

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  • White alone - 90,297 (46.7%)
  • Black alone - 81,572 (42.2%)
  • Hispanic - 13,076 (6.8%)
  • Asian alone - 5,098 (2.6%)
  • Two or more races - 2,631 (1.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 519 (0.3%)
  • Other race alone - 277 (0.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 54 (0.03%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Little Rock: 86.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: English (10.2%), German (9.0%), Irish (7.6%), United States (4.5%), French (2.1%), Scottish (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 11/07/1831

Elevation: 335 feet

Land area: 116.2 square miles.

Population density: 1,691 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Little Rock:

  • High school or higher: 90.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 39.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.7%
  • Unemployed: 10.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Little Rock city:

  • Never married: 40.4%
  • Now married: 38.0%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 5.8%
  • Divorced: 13.1%

12,502 residents are foreign born (3.3% Latin America, 1.4% Asia, 0.7% Europe).

This city:  6.5%
Arkansas:  3.9%



According to our research of Arkansas and other state lists there were 79 registered sex offenders living in Little Rock, Arkansas as of December 22, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Little Rock to the number of sex offenders is 2,488 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 2012: $1,280 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,163 (0.8%)

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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

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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: +72,138 (+36.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 69,663 (79.8%)

Area code: 501

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Crime rates in Little Rock by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 31344144404158514032253745
per 100,000 16.818.422.123.821.522.131.127.621.316.813.019.023.0
Rapes 13292116129118116151123132171149161137
per 100,000 71.549.962.569.763.562.480.966.670.289.977.282.669.9
Robberies 5366178848969028608991,022819799859858807
per 100,000 290.4334.6476.2484.0485.3462.7481.6553.6435.7420.1445.3440.0411.6
Assaults 1,1881,1301,3701,7891,9882,2762,2161,7911,3651,7931,9051,8491,590
per 100,000 643.7612.8738.0966.41069.61224.61187.1970.2726.1942.7987.4948.3811.0
Burglaries 3,2523,6304,8264,4423,8243,8033,8663,9323,5764,4124,2414,6554,244
per 100,000 1762.01968.42599.62399.62057.42046.22071.02130.11902.42319.62198.32387.32164.7
Thefts 11,1169,84111,93012,74311,70811,40910,61110,91510,27210,2539,4409,75610,465
per 100,000 6023.05336.46426.26883.86299.06138.75684.45913.05464.55390.54893.25003.45337.8
Auto thefts 1,2961,5221,5131,4159501,1101,3121,2651,1551,1631,1151,0931,095
per 100,000 702.2825.3815.0764.4511.1597.2702.8685.3614.4611.4578.0560.5558.5
Arson 10716814812012213414593891051009987
per 100,000 58.091.179.764.865.672.177.750.447.355.251.850.844.4
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 716.2706.3875.5932.1876.9900.7923.3895.6764.0834.4802.4825.2785.3

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City-data.com crime rate 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 2012, including police officers: 636 (520 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.65
Arkansas average:

1.98

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.2%
Arkansas:

7.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +5,944 (+3.4%).

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Health care (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Health care (21%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Computer specialists (4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Little Rock-area historical tornado activity is above Arkansas state average. It is 276% 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 below Arkansas state average. It is 81% 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 6/27/2000 at 01:28:45, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 0.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 77.3 miles away from the city center
On 3/16/1997 at 19:07:27, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 72.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/11/1996 at 21:54:57, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 68.3 miles away from Little Rock center
On 8/4/2001 at 01:13:25, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 58.9 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: 10, Winter Storms: 3, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 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 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/medical centers in Little Rock:

  • BAPTIST HEALTH MED CTR - DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, 9601 I 630 EXIT 7)
  • DAVITA - LITTLE ROCK MIDTOWN DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, #2 LILE CT STE 102)
  • DVA RENAL HEALTHCARE - LITTLE ROCK DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, 5800 W TENTH ST STE 510)
  • FMCNA - LITTLE ROCK DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, 10310 W MARKHAM STE 100)
  • BAPTIST HEALTH HOME HEALTH-LR (Home Health Center, 11900 COLONEL GLENN ROAD, SUITE 2000)
  • CARENETWORK OF LITTLE ROCK (Home Health Center, 15 SHACKLEFORD DRIVE, SUITE E)
  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, 204 EXECUTIVE COURT SUITE 100)
  • INTREPID USA HEALTHCARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, 300 SOUTH RODNEY PARHAM, SUITE 14)
  • PULASKI COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (Home Health Center, 3600 CANTRELL ROAD, SUITE 203)
  • VISITING NURSE ASSOCIATION OF ARK (Home Health Center, 2 ST VINCENT CIRCLE)
  • ARKANSAS CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL (Hospital,Childrens,Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 800 MARSHALL STREET SLOT 301)
  • ARKANSAS HEART HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals,Proprietary, provides emergency services, 1701 S SHACKLEFORD ROAD)
  • ARKANSAS HOSPICE,THE (Hospital, 5600 WEST 12TH STREET)
  • ARKANSAS STATE HOSPITAL PSYCHIATRIC (Hospital, provides emergency services, 4313 WEST MARKHAM STREET)
  • BAPTIST HEALTH HOSPICE LITTLE (Hospital, 11900 COLONEL GLENN RD, SUITE 2300)
  • BAPTIST HEALTH MEDICAL CENTER-LITTLE ROCK (Acute Care Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 9601 INTERSTATE 630, EXIT 7)
  • HOSPICE HOME CARE INC (Hospital, 1501 N UNIVERSITY AVE PROSPECT BLG 340)
  • LIVING HOPE MEDICAL SERVICES, LLC (Hospital, 6101 ST VINCENT CIRCLE)
  • ODYSSEY HEALTHCARE OF LITTLE ROCK (Hospital, 333 EXECUTIVE COURT, SUITE 205)
  • PINNACLE POINTE HOSPITAL (Hospital, 11501 FINANCIAL CENTRE PARKWAY)
  • SELECT SPECIALTY HOSPITAL / LITTLE ROCK (Hospital, "2 ST VINCENT CIRCLE, SIXTH FLOOR")
  • SEMPERCARE HOSPITAL OF LITTLE (Hospital, 9601 INTERSTATE 630 EXIT 7)
  • ST VINCENT INFIRMARY MEDICAL CENTER (Acute Care Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Private, TWO ST VINCENT CIRCLE)
  • UAMS MEDICAL CENTER (Acute Care Hospitals,Government - State, 4301 WEST MARKHAM STREET MAIL SLOT 612)
  • VA CENTRAL AR. VETERANS HEALTHCARE SYSTEM LR (Hospital,Acute Care - Veterans Administration,Government Federal, 4300 WEST SEVENTH STREET)
  • ABINGTON PLACE HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, 1516 SOUTH CUMBERLAND ST)
  • BRIARWOOD NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER,INC (Nursing Home, 516 SOUTH RODNEY PARHAM ROAD)
  • BROOKSIDE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, 800 BROOKSIDE DRIVE)
  • CHENAL HEIGHTS HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, #3 CHENAL HEIGHTS DRIVE)
  • CHENAL REHABILITATION AND HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, 3115 S BOWMAN ROAD)
  • MADISON HEALTH AND REHAB, LLC (Nursing Home, 2821 W DIXON RD)
  • NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER AT GOOD SHEPHERD (Nursing Home, 3001 ALDERSGATE ROAD)
  • OAKS NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, 4115 W 16TH)
  • PLEASANT VALLEY NURSING AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, 12111 HINSON RD)
  • PRESBYTERIAN VILLAGE, INC (Nursing Home, 500 BROOKSIDE DRIVE)
  • SANDALWOOD HEALTHCARE, LLC (Nursing Home, 2600 JOHN BARROW ROAD)
  • TRINITY COURT INC (Nursing Home, 2000 MAIN ST)
  • VALLEY RANCH NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, 6411 VALLEY RANCH DR)
  • WEST MARKHAM SUB ACUTE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, 5720 WEST MARKHAM STREET)
  • WOODLAND HILLS HEALTHCARE AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, 8701 RILEY DRIVE)

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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.

Local government website: www.accesslittlerock.org

Colleges/Universities in Little Rock:

  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock (Full-time enrollment: 6,816; Location: 2801 S University Ave; Public; Website: www.ualr.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (FT enrollment: 2,068; Location: 4301 W Markham; Public; Website: www.uams.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • University of Phoenix-Little Rock Campus (FT enrollment: 1,258; Location: 10800 Financial Centre Pkwy; Private, for-profit; Website: www.phoenix.edu/campus-locations/AR/Little-Rock/little-rock.aspx; Offers Master's degree)
  • Baptist Health Schools-Little Rock (FT enrollment: 946; Location: 11900 Col Glenn Rd Ste 1000; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.bhslr.edu)
  • Philander Smith College (FT enrollment: 596; Location: One Trudie Kibbe Reed Drive; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.philander.edu)
  • ITT Technical Institute-Little Rock (FT enrollment: 576; Location: 4520 S University Ave; Private, for-profit; Website: www.itt-tech.edu)
  • Arkansas Baptist College (FT enrollment: 529; Location: 1621 Dr. Marting Luther King Drive; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.arkansasbaptist.edu)
  • Remington College-Little Rock Campus (FT enrollment: 522; Location: 19 Remington Dr.; Private, for-profit; Website: www.remingtoncollege.edu)
  • Heritage College (FT enrollment: 177; Location: 1309 Old Forge Dr; Private, for-profit)
  • Eastern College of Health Vocations (FT enrollment: 165; Location: 6423 Forbing Rd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.echv.com)
  • Bee Jays Academy (FT enrollment: 34; Location: 1907 Hinson Loop; Private, for-profit; Website: bjacademy.net)
  • Arkansas Beauty School (FT enrollment: 33; Location: 5108 Baseline Rd; Private, for-profit)
  • Washington Barber College Inc (FT enrollment: 27; Location: 5300 West 65th Street; Private, for-profit; Website: washingtonbarbercollege.com)
  • Velvatex College of Beauty Culture (FT enrollment: 22; 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: 4,856)
  • University of Central Arkansas (about 25 miles; Conway, AR; FT enrollment: 9,257)
  • Arkansas State University-Beebe (about 34 miles; Beebe, AR; FT enrollment: 2,601)
  • University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (about 39 miles; Pine Bluff, AR; FT enrollment: 3,368)
  • Harding University (about 50 miles; Searcy, AR; FT enrollment: 4,312)
  • Henderson State University (about 60 miles; Arkadelphia, AR; FT enrollment: 2,863)
  • Arkansas Tech University (about 60 miles; Russellville, AR; FT enrollment: 6,534)

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

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)
AQI  CO  SO2 NO2 Ozone  PM10 PM2.5

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 36.3. This is about average.
City:

36.3
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.422. This is worse than average. There were 14 monitors within city limits.
City:

0.422
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.74. This is better than average. There were 1 monitors within city limits.
City:

1.74
U.S.:

2.43
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 9.15. This is about average. There were 1 monitors within city limits.
City:

9.15
U.S.:

9.39
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 23.5. This is better than average. There were 9 monitors within city limits.
City:

23.5
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.5. This is better than average. There were 38 monitors within city limits.
City:

16.5
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.1. This is about average. There were 25 monitors within city limits.
City:

11.1
U.S.:

9.6

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

EAST END WATER (Population served: 5027, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-1999, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-30-1999), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-30-1999)
K MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 485, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2004, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-03-2004)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2002, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-1999, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Other (JAN-07-2000)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-1999, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Other (JAN-07-2000)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-1999, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-17-1999), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-17-1999), St Public Notif received (MAR-29-1999), St Other (JAN-07-2000)
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2004 and JUN-06-2006, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-06-2006)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2002 and OCT-07-2002, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-07-2002)
  • Notification, Public - In DEC-1999, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Other (JAN-07-2000), St Public Notif requested (FEB-04-2000), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-04-2000)
  • Notification, Public - In NOV-1999, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-31-1999), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-31-1999), St Other (JAN-07-2000)
145TH STREET WATER SEWER (Population served: 461, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (DEC-10-2005), St Public Notif requested (JAN-19-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2002, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between DEC-31-2004 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule
  • One minor monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Little Rock that have no violations reported:

  • CENTRAL ARKANSAS WATER (Population served: 311778, Primary Water Source Type: Surface_water)
  • USCOE BWP39 DAM SITE (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 19.5%
(7.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.4% for Black 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

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Little Rock, AR

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 compared to Arkansas state average:

Little Rock, Arkansas environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

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


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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 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Little Rock travel time to work - commute


Little Rock mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (58%)
  • Electricity (40%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 59.14%
Here59.1%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchChurches of ChristAmerican Baptist Association
Adherents37.5%15.4%13.8%4.4%4.1%
Congregations26.0%11.5%4.0%9.0%6.0%
NameBaptist Missionary Association of America Charismatic Churches IndependentAssemblies of GodEpiscopal ChurchOther
Adherents3.3%3.3%3.1%2.2%12.8%
Congregations4.0%0.5%6.3%2.0%30.8%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables 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 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 75$293,348$46,9360$0
Other Government Administration 87$244,333$33,7014$2,889
Judicial and Legal 65$246,447$45,4988$3,985
Police Protection - Officers 541$2,428,758$53,8730$0
Police - Other 38$228,511$72,16131$17,274
Firefighters 392$1,718,095$52,5950$0
Fire - Other 12$53,833$53,8330$0
Streets and Highways 175$395,462$27,1177$8,043
Airports 146$418,847$34,4263$5,429
Water Transport and Terminals 8$45,287$67,9310$0
Health 0$0 1$996
Solid Waste Management 97$241,005$29,81511$14,482
Sewerage 244$1,082,221$53,2240$0
Parks and Recreation 187$522,517$33,531110$73,062
Housing and Community Development(Local) 149$425,086$34,23520$27,564
Natural Resources 28$61,974$26,56027$14,557
Other and Unallocable 188$542,087$34,60149$23,998
Totals for Government 2,432$8,947,811$44,150271$192,279

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

  • Construction - Sewerage: $23,874,000 ($121.47)
    Air Transportation: $13,093,000 ($66.62)
    Regular Highways: $9,007,000 ($45.83)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,461,000 ($22.70)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,796,000 ($14.23)
    General - Other: $422,000 ($2.15)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $348,000 ($1.77)
    Parking Facilities: $60,000 ($0.31)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $41,900,000 ($213.19)
    Sewerage: $28,481,000 ($144.91)
    Local Fire Protection: $27,030,000 ($137.53)
    General - Other: $21,693,000 ($110.38)
    Parks and Recreation: $14,827,000 ($75.44)
    Health - Other: $13,864,000 ($70.54)
    Regular Highways: $13,261,000 ($67.47)
    Air Transportation: $12,884,000 ($65.56)
    Solid Waste Management: $10,693,000 ($54.41)
    Financial Administration: $5,069,000 ($25.79)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,855,000 ($19.61)
    Housing and Community Development: $3,803,000 ($19.35)
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $3,738,000 ($19.02)
    Central Staff Services: $3,509,000 ($17.85)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $2,026,000 ($10.31)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $1,691,000 ($8.60)
    General Public Buildings: $1,459,000 ($7.42)
    Parking Facilities: $779,000 ($3.96)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $582,000 ($2.96)
  • Employee Retirement - Benefit Payments: $17,542,000 ($89.26)
    Corporate Bonds: $8,676,000 ($44.14)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $3,776,000 ($19.21)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $11,557,000 ($58.80)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Correctional Institutions: $1,809,000 ($9.20)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $8,787,000 ($44.71)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,689,000 ($13.68)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,662,000 ($13.54)
    Regular Highways: $850,000 ($4.32)
    Health - Other: $723,000 ($3.68)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $701,000 ($3.57)
    General - Other: $620,000 ($3.15)
    Financial Administration: $130,000 ($0.66)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $119,000 ($0.61)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $102,859,000 ($523.36)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $30,610,000 ($155.75)
    All Other: $21,472,000 ($109.25)
    Air Transportation: $18,509,000 ($94.18)
    Solid Waste Management: $14,937,000 ($76.00)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,392,000 ($27.44)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $1,994,000 ($10.15)
    Parking Facilities: $1,296,000 ($6.59)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $272,000 ($1.38)
  • Employee Retirement - Earnings on Investments (calculated): $7,227,000 ($36.77)
    From Parent Local Government: $6,422,000 ($32.68)
    From Other Governments: $2,641,000 ($13.44)
    Local Employee Contribution: $453,000 ($2.30)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $6,030,000 ($30.68)
    Housing and Community Development: $2,697,000 ($13.72)
    All Other: $1,271,000 ($6.47)
    Natural Resources: $434,000 ($2.21)
    Highways: $8,000 ($0.04)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $38,025,000 ($193.48)
    Highways: $9,129,000 ($46.45)
    All Other: $457,000 ($2.33)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $7,343,000 ($37.36)
    Fines and Forfeits: $5,710,000 ($29.05)
    General Revenue, NEC: $3,784,000 ($19.25)
    Donations From Private Sources: $428,000 ($2.18)
  • State Intergovernmental - Sewerage: $4,397,000 ($22.37)
    All Other: $3,253,000 ($16.55)
    General Local Government Support: $2,916,000 ($14.84)
    Highways: $905,000 ($4.60)
  • Tax - Property: $33,293,000 ($169.40)
    Public Utilities Sales: $23,589,000 ($120.02)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $22,275,000 ($113.34)
    Other Selective Sales: $8,738,000 ($44.46)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $8,028,000 ($40.85)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $1,279,000 ($6.51)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $289,115,000 ($1471.05)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $277,180,000 ($1410.32)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $89,094,000 ($453.32)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $79,771,000 ($405.88)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $32,284,000 ($164.26)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $20,349,000 ($103.54)
    Issue, Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $15,750,000 ($80.14)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $6,427,000 ($32.70)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $66,324,000 ($337.46)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $102,334,000 ($520.69)
    Total Federal Securities: $28,594,000 ($145.49)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $127,070,000 ($646.54)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $123,792,000 ($629.87)

7.13% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,629 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.13%
Arkansas average:

7.98%

0.19% of residents moved from foreign countries ($658 average AGI)
Pulaski County:

0.19%
Arkansas average:

0.10%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Saline County, AR  0.54% ($34,592 average AGI)
from Faulkner County, AR  0.46% ($32,497)
from Lonoke County, AR  0.45% ($29,631)


7.12% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($39,212 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.12%
Arkansas average:

7.29%

0.17% of residents moved to foreign countries ($844 average AGI)
Pulaski County:

0.17%
Arkansas average:

0.04%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Saline County, AR  0.89% ($39,632 average AGI)
to Lonoke County, AR  0.71% ($35,243)
to Faulkner County, AR  0.55% ($35,373)

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 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 12 meters (39ft)
Total costs: $2,000
Total average daily traffic: 20,539
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,740
Total future (year 2007) average daily traffic: 25,307

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
ALDO1Kmart1
AT&T6Kohl's1
Abercrombie & Fitch1Kroger11
Abercrombie Kids1La Quinta7
Ace Hardware1La-Z-Boy1
Aeropostale2Lane Bryant1
American Eagle Outfitters1Lane Furniture5
Ann Taylor3LensCrafters1
Applebee's2Little Caesars Pizza6
Arby's5Long John Silver's1
AutoZone5Marriott4
BMW1MasterBrand Cabinets17
Bakers1Maurices1
Banana Republic1McDonald's12
Baskin-Robbins3Men's Wearhouse1
Bath & Body Works1Motel 62
Baymont Inn1Motherhood Maternity2
Bed Bath & Beyond1New Balance4
Best Western2New York & Co1
Blockbuster3Nike18
Budget Car Rental1Office Depot2
Buffalo Wild Wings1Old Navy1
Burger King10Olive Garden1
Burlington Coat Factory1On The Border1
Cache1Outback1
Casual Male XL1Outback Steakhouse1
Catherines1Panera Bread2
Chick-Fil-A3Papa John's Pizza2
Chico's2Payless3
Chuck E. Cheese's1Penske4
Church's Chicken4PetSmart1
Cold Stone Creamery1Pier 1 Imports1
Coldwater Creek2Pizza Hut7
Comfort Inn4Popeyes4
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
Eddie Bauer1Sears4
Ethan Allen1Sephora2
Express1Shoe Carnival1
Extended Stay America1Spencer Gifts1
FedEx56Sprint Nextel1
Finish Line1Staples1
Firestone Complete Auto Care4Starbucks12
Foot Locker1Studio Plus Deluxe Studios1
Forever 211Subway27
GNC4T-Mobile9
GameStop2T.J.Maxx1
Gap1Taco Bell7
Gymboree1Talbots1
H&R Block10Target2
Haagen-Dazs1The Limited1
Havertys Furniture1The Room Place2
Hobby Lobby1Toys"R"Us2
Holiday Inn6Travelodge1
Hollister Co.1U-Haul8
Home Depot2UPS77
IHOP2Vans2
J. Jill1Verizon Wireless4
J.Crew1Victoria's Secret1
JCPenney1Waffle House6
Jimmy John's1Walgreens9
JoS. A. Bank2Walmart3
Jones New York8Wendy's10
Journeys1Whole Foods Market1
KFC7Wingate1
Kincaid2YMCA2
Browse common businesses in Little Rock, AR


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