For population 25 years and over in Lonoke:
For population 15 years and over in Lonoke city:
83 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $583 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: North Little Rock, AR (20.2 miles , pop. 60,433).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (111.8 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (312.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Carlisle, AR (3.0 miles ), Scott, AR (3.6 miles) , Jacksonville, AR (3.7 miles ), Keo, AR (3.7 miles ), Cabot, AR (3.8 miles ), Austin, AR (4.0 miles ), Ward, AR (4.1 miles ), McAlmont, AR (4.1 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 34.78 N, Longitude: 91.90 W
Area code: 501
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Lonoke detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 16 (11 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +177 (+4.3%).
Work and jobs in Lonoke: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Lonoke, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Lonoke-area historical tornado activity is above Arkansas state average. It is 277% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/21/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.8 miles away from the Lonoke city center killed 2 people and injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 3/1/1997, a category F4 tornado 17.2 miles away from the city center killed 5 people and injured 180 people.
Earthquake activity:Lonoke-area historical earthquake activity is below Arkansas state average. It is 84% 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 31.9 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 33.5 miles away from Lonoke center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 98.5 miles away from the city 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 85.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/17/1997 at 18:16:31, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 100.0 miles away from Lonoke center
On 4/11/1996 at 21:54:57, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 43.8 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 Lonoke County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 9, Tornadoes: 8, Winter Storms: 3, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Joseph Taylor Robinson - Politician, Ed Hamm - Former long jumper and Olympic gold medallist., James B. Reed - Politician, Bill Walls - Football player.
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Airports located in Lonoke:
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Public high school in Lonoke:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.422. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 21.7 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.74. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 20.7 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 9.15. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.7 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 25.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Lonoke and their reported violations in the past:LONOKE WATERWORKS (Population served: 4150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 15.1%
(12.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.1% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 6.1% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
61 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
188 people in nursing homes in 2000
58 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
Lonoke compared to Arkansas state average:
Banks with branches in Lonoke (2011 data):
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Lonoke, Arkansas:
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Religion statistics for Lonoke (based on Lonoke County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 57.07%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Number of full-service restaurants: 30
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Lonoke government finances in 2002(per resident):
11.74% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,526 average adjusted gross income)
0.42% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,381 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
9.29% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,236 average adjusted gross income)
0.23% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,071 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Lonoke fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 78 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Lonoke)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Lonoke, AR)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lonoke)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 58 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Lonoke)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.