For population 25 years and over in Louann:
For population 15 years and over in Louann town:
11 residents are foreign born (5.9% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $199 (0.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pine Bluff, AR (72.2 miles , pop. 55,085).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (85.5 miles , pop. 200,145).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (235.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Smackover, AR (2.1 miles ), Norphlet, AR (3.0 miles ), Camden, AR (3.6 miles ), El Dorado, AR (3.8 miles ), East Camden, AR (3.9 miles ), Calion, AR (3.9 miles ), Stephens, AR (4.0 miles ), Hampton, AR (4.6 miles ).
Latitude: 33.39 N, Longitude: 92.79 W
Area code: 870
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +38 (+24.2%).
Average climate in Louann, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Louann-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Arkansas state average. It is 165% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/19/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.8 miles away from the Louann town center killed 2 people and injured 9 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 12/3/1982, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.0 miles away from the town center injured 7 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Louann-area historical earthquake activity is below Arkansas state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/10/1994 at 23:34:02, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 27.1 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 67.5 miles away from Louann center
On 5/16/2007 at 13:22:21, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 13.5 miles away from the city center
On 3/3/2001 at 10:46:13, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 15.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/4/2001 at 01:13:25, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 66.8 miles away from Louann center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Ouachita County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Louann:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Louann:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.66. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.8 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 7.0%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 83.3% for Black residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Louann compared to Arkansas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Louann town (based on Ouachita County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 62.64%
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): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Louann government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Louann government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Louann government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
5.63% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,344 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.99% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,618 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:
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Louann fatal accident list:
May 10, 1992 08:33 PM, Bluehole, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Apr 14, 1979 11:55 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 3
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Louann, AR
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.