For population 25 years and over in London:
For population 15 years and over in London city:
9 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $454 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Little Rock, AR (65.5 miles , pop. 183,133).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (161.6 miles , pop. 393,049).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (268.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Russellville, AR (2.6 miles ), Knoxville, AR (2.9 miles ), Dardanelle, AR (2.9 miles ), Dover, AR (2.9 miles ), New Blaine, AR (3.3 miles) , Lamar, AR (3.4 miles ), Pottsville, AR (3.5 miles ), Hagarville, AR (3.7 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 35.33 N, Longitude: 93.24 W
Area code: 479
Population change in the 1990s: -86 (-8.5%).
Work and jobs in London: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in London, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
London-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Arkansas state average. It is 196% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/5/2008, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.2 miles away from the London city center killed 13 people and injured 139 people and caused $119 million in damages.
On 3/14/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.0 miles away from the city center injured 7 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:London-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Arkansas state average. It is 87% 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 59.1 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 59.5 miles away from London 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 42.7 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 78.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/2007 at 10:40:47, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, Depth: 0.1 mi) earthquake occurred 61.6 miles away from London center
On 8/4/2001 at 01:13:25, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 71.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Pope County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Brooks Hays - Politician, Robert M. Wallace - Politician.
Hospitals/medical centers near London:
Operable nuclear power plants near London:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to London:
See full list of schools located in London
Public elementary/middle school in London:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.8. This is about average. There were 5 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2006 was 19.5. This is better than average. There were 5 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in London and their reported violations in the past:LONDON WATERWORKS (Population served: 1250, Purch_surface_water):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 21.0%
(20.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 33.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
London compared to Arkansas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2008 Presidential Elections Results
2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for London city (based on Pope County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.74%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
London government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
London government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
London government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
8.14% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,402 average adjusted gross income)
0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($97 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.93% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,494 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in London:
Strongest FM radio stations in London:
London, Arkansas:See more detailed statistics of London fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in London)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:5
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in London)
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for London, AR
London on our top lists:
Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2014.