Monticello, Arkansas

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Population in 2014: 9,696 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +6.0%
 
Males: 4,478  (46.2%)
Females: 5,218  (53.8%)
Median resident age:  32.5 years
Arkansas median age:  37.8 years

Zip codes: 71655.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $26,203 (it was $26,821 in 2000)
Monticello:

$26,203
AR:

$40,511

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $14,077 (it was $16,113 in 2000)

Monticello city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $94,703 (it was $59,300 in 2000)
Monticello:

$94,703
AR:

$109,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $109,688; Detached houses: $136,595; Townhouses or other attached units: $119,669; Mobile homes: $39,027

Median gross rent in 2013: $597.

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  • Races in Monticello, AR (2013)

    Monticello races chart
    • 5,48956.1%White alone
    • 3,76338.4%Black alone
    • 2882.9%Hispanic
    • 1481.5%Two or more races
    • 1231.3%Asian alone
    • 110.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Monticello: 82.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (10.9%), Irish (9.9%), United States (7.9%), German (6.7%), French (2.9%), Dutch (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 12/20/1852

Elevation: 291 feet

Land area: 10.7 square miles.

Population density: 903 people per square mile   (low).

Monticello,AR real estate house value index trend

Monticello, Arkansas map

For population 25 years and over in Monticello:

  • High school or higher: 80.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
  • Unemployed: 9.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Monticello city:

  • Never married: 38.9%
  • Now married: 40.3%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 12.2%

89 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.0%
Arkansas:

2.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $580 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $468 (0.6%)

Monticello satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pine Bluff, AR (42.8 miles , pop. 55,085).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (139.9 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (294.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Wilmar, AR (2.8 miles ), Rye, AR (3.8 miles) , Warren, AR (4.0 miles ), Fountain Hill, AR (4.4 miles) , Tillar, AR (4.5 miles ), Reed, AR (4.6 miles ), Winchester, AR (4.6 miles) , Dermott, AR (4.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 20 buildings, average cost: $103,500
  • 1998: 18 buildings, average cost: $78,700
  • 1999: 32 buildings, average cost: $80,500
  • 2000: 39 buildings, average cost: $83,000
  • 2001: 14 buildings, average cost: $111,400
  • 2002: 12 buildings, average cost: $250,700
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $129,700
  • 2004: 13 buildings, average cost: $122,400
  • 2005: 18 buildings, average cost: $105,600
  • 2006: 13 buildings, average cost: $110,600
  • 2007: 9 buildings, average cost: $131,500
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $167,300
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $103,500
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $197,000
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $160,000
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $167,500
  • 2013: 9 buildings, average cost: $120,600
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $160,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.63 N, Longitude: 91.79 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,671 (+17.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,277 (61.5%)

Area code: 870

Monticello household income distribution Monticello home values distribution

Crime rates in Monticello by Year
Type 2002 2004 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 10000002000
per 100,000 10.80.00.00.00.00.00.021.00.00.00.0
Rapes 04474475346
per 100,000 0.043.642.476.742.643.176.052.431.640.760.8
Robberies 48696588424
per 100,000 43.187.363.698.764.053.986.983.942.220.340.5
Assaults 4521385321413935314121
per 100,000 485.3229.0402.8581.0223.9441.8423.6366.9326.9417.1212.6
Burglaries 97100184126133114125134111120119
per 100,000 1,046.21,090.61,950.61,381.31,418.11,228.31,357.71,404.81,170.61,220.81,204.9
Thefts 301378357267275257220307310354257
per 100,000 3,246.34,122.63,784.62,927.02,932.12,769.12,389.53,218.43,269.43,601.22,602.3
Auto thefts 252013303419151672112
per 100,000 269.6218.1137.8328.9362.5204.7162.9167.773.8213.6121.5
Arson 35202000012
per 100,000 32.454.521.20.021.30.00.00.00.010.220.3
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 282.0) 355.1364.4431.2445.9342.6351.0374.1421.6321.0367.5300.5

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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 Monticello detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 27 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.13
Arkansas average:

1.99
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.2%
Arkansas:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +675 (+8.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Public administration (15%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Accommodation and food services (18%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (12%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Community and social service occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Monticello, Arkansas

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Tornado activity:

Monticello-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Arkansas state average. It is 77% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/28/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.9 miles away from the Monticello city center killed 7 people and injured 51 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1968, a category F4 tornado 20.5 miles away from the city center killed 5 people and injured 16 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Monticello-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 162.1 miles away from the city center
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 109.3 miles away from Monticello 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 111.5 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 231.7 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 156.2 miles away from Monticello center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 200.7 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 Drew County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Ice Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Monticello topographic map

Birthplace of: Hershel W. Gober - Recipient of the Purple Heart medal, John Shirley Wood - US Army general, Rodney Shelton Foss - Recipient of the Purple Heart medal, Shawn Slocum - Football player and coach, Jesse Gonder - Baseball player, Roy Wood (baseball) - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Monticello:

  • DREW MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Other, provides emergency services, 778 SCOGIN DRIVE)
  • HOSPICE HOME CARE INC OF MONTI (455 WEST GAINS)
  • BELLE VIEW ESTATES REHABILITATION AND CARE CENTER (1052 OLD WARREN ROAD)
  • COUNTRYWOOD ESTATES (P O BOX 448)
  • LEISURE LODGE OF MONTICELLO (CHESTER ST BOX 576)
  • THE WOODS OF MONTICELLO HEALTH AND REHABILITATION, (1194 N CHESTER ST)
  • FMCNA - MONTICELLO (774 JORDAN DR)
  • DREW COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (600 C HIGHWAY 425 N)
  • DREW MEMORIAL HOSPITAL HHA (821 HWY 278 E)

Airports and heliports located in Monticello:

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Colleges/Universities in Monticello:

  • University of Arkansas at Monticello (Full-time enrollment: 3,130; Location: Highway 425 South; Public; Website: www.uamont.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Margaret's Hair Academy Inc (FT enrollment: 61; Location: 305 East Gaines Street; Private, for-profit)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Monticello:

  • University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (about 45 miles; Pine Bluff, AR; Full-time enrollment: 2,558)
  • Delta State University (about 62 miles; Cleveland, MS; FT enrollment: 3,304)
  • Mississippi Delta Community College (about 76 miles; Moorhead, MS; FT enrollment: 2,100)
  • University of Louisiana at Monroe (about 78 miles; Monroe, LA; FT enrollment: 6,764)
  • Louisiana Delta Community College (about 80 miles; Monroe, LA; FT enrollment: 3,168)
  • Henderson State University (about 81 miles; Arkadelphia, AR; FT enrollment: 3,528)
  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock (about 83 miles; Little Rock, AR; FT enrollment: 9,227)

Public high schools in Monticello:

Public elementary/middle schools in Monticello:

Private elementary/middle school in Monticello:

  • GRACE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 7, Location: 342 HIGHWAY 425, Grades: PK-6)
See full list of schools located in Monticello

Library in Monticello:

  • SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS REGIONAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $903,521; Location: 107 EAST JACKSON; 175,334 books; 2,379 audio materials; 4,666 video materials; 82 state licensed databases; 240 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Please add Journey Church to the list of churches. Journey is located at 125 Northpark. added by journeyguy

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Notable locations in Monticello: Ballast Junction (A), University of Arkansas Monticello (Campus Police) (B), Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Law Enforcement - Southeast Regional Office (C), Drew County Sheriff's Office (D), Monticello Police Department (E), Drew County Courthouse (F), Southeast Emergency Medical Service, Incorporated (G), Monticello Ambulance Service (H), Monticello Fire Department Station 1 (I), Monticello Fire Department Station 2 (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Monticello include: East End Church (A), Fauline Church (B), Pauline Missionary Baptist Church (C), First Assembly of God Church (D), Oak Grove Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Oakland Cemetery (1), Lawson Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Monticello include: McCloy Park (1), Monticello North Main Historic District (2), Monticello North Man Historic District (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Drew County Museum Archives (404 South Main Street).

Hotels: Super 8 Motel (306 Highway 425 North), Economy Inn Express (Highway 81 & Highway 4), Days Inn (317 Highway 425 North), Best Western Inn (306 Highway 425 North), Timberline Dinner Club (306 Highway 425 North).

Courts: Arkansas-State - Public Defender Tenth Judicial District (224 Highway 425 South), Monticello-City - Municipal Court Clerk (101 North Church Street).

Drew County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 40.8%
(29.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 57.6% for Black residents, 38.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 67.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Arkansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.3%
Whole state:  67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.8%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Monticello in 2010:

  • 433 people in college/university student housing
  • 206 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 75 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 36 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 35 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Monticello in 2000:

  • 352 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 102 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 59 people in nursing homes
  • 54 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 41 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 20 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 9 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 7 people in halfway houses
  • 4 people in other nonhousehold living situations

Monticello, Arkansas environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Monticello (2011 data):

  • Commercial Bank & Trust Company: North Park Branch Of Commercial Bank, Westgate Branch, East Branch, West Branch, at 212 West Gaines Street. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $157.3 mil, Deposits: $140.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Drew Bancshares, Inc.
  • Union Bank & Trust Company: at 102 West Mccloy, University Branch, Union Bank Express Branch. Info updated 2008/03/27: Bank assets: $191.1 mil, Deposits: $149.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: First Union Financial Corporation
  • Simmons First Bank of South Arkansas: Monticello Branch at Main Street, branch established on 1989/07/27. Info updated 2011/01/04: Bank assets: $190.7 mil, Deposits: $162.7 mil, headquarters in Lake Village, AR, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Simmons First National Corporation
  • Parkway Bank: Monticello Division Branch at 555 West Gaines, branch established on 1994/01/03. Info updated 2010/05/12: Bank assets: $117.7 mil, Deposits: $91.1 mil, headquarters in Rogers, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Parkway Bankshares, Inc

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
Arkansas average:

11.8

Monticello travel time to work - commute Monticello mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Monticello city (based on Drew County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,91739
Black Protestant2,06913
Mainline Protestant1,75412
Other3023
Catholic2421
None5,225-
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: 3
Drew County:

1.61 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Drew County:

7.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.7%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Drew County:

29.9%
Arkansas:

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

11.2%
State:

13.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

45.9%
Arkansas:

47.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

40.4%
Arkansas:

43.3%

Average BMI:
Monticello:

28.8
Arkansas:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.9%
Arkansas:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Monticello:

12.3%
Arkansas:

11.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Monticello:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Monticello:

32.4%
Arkansas:

34.0%

General health condition:
Here:

51.5%
State:

53.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.4%
Arkansas:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Monticello, AR Residents
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 3$7,745$30,9800$0
Other Government Administration 1$5,155$61,86010$3,432
Judicial and Legal 6$8,407$16,8140$0
Police Protection - Officers 38$76,614$24,1940$0
Firefighters 11$29,126$31,7740$0
Streets and Highways 7$16,396$28,1070$0
Airports 2$3,009$18,0540$0
Solid Waste Management 10$19,125$22,9500$0
Sewerage 7$16,499$28,2840$0
Parks and Recreation 5$10,225$24,5400$0
Water Supply 8$18,426$27,6390$0
Other and Unallocable 1$1,717$20,6040$0
Totals for Government 99$212,444$25,75110$3,432

Monticello government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $1,030,000 ($106.23)
    Air Transportation: $309,000 ($31.87)
    Regular Highways: $206,000 ($21.25)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,680,000 ($173.27)
    Solid Waste Management: $750,000 ($77.35)
    Water Utilities: $681,000 ($70.24)
    Local Fire Protection: $530,000 ($54.66)
    Regular Highways: $486,000 ($50.12)
    Sewerage: $481,000 ($49.61)
    Housing and Community Development: $383,000 ($39.50)
    Parks and Recreation: $256,000 ($26.40)
    Air Transportation: $241,000 ($24.86)
    Central Staff Services: $236,000 ($24.34)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $206,000 ($21.25)
    Financial Administration: $206,000 ($21.25)
    General Public Buildings: $88,000 ($9.08)
    General - Other: $10,000 ($1.03)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $21,000 ($2.17)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $182,000 ($18.77)
    Water Utilities: $178,000 ($18.36)
    General - Other: $88,000 ($9.08)
    Solid Waste Management: $28,000 ($2.89)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,736,000 ($282.18)

Monticello government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $876,000 ($90.35)
    Sewerage: $741,000 ($76.42)
    Air Transportation: $222,000 ($22.90)
    Regular Highways: $19,000 ($1.96)
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000 ($1.65)
    All Other: $5,000 ($0.52)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $279,000 ($28.77)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,350,000 ($139.23)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $276,000 ($28.47)
    Donations From Private Sources: $220,000 ($22.69)
    General Revenue, NEC: $171,000 ($17.64)
    Interest Earnings: $91,000 ($9.39)
    Sale of Property: $74,000 ($7.63)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,210,000 ($124.79)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,679,000 ($276.30)
    Public Utilities Sales: $513,000 ($52.91)
    Property: $139,000 ($14.34)
    Other License: $8,000 ($0.83)

Monticello government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $503,000 ($51.88)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $503,000 ($51.88)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $300,000 ($30.94)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $250,000 ($25.78)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $50,000 ($5.16)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $0 ($0.00)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,471,000 ($461.12)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $250,000 ($25.78)

6.74% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,603 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.74%
Arkansas average:

6.94%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Ashley County, AR  0.69% ($24,610 average AGI)
from Desha County, AR  0.64% ($51,368)
from Pulaski County, AR  0.50% ($34,033)


7.24% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,982 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.24%
Arkansas average:

6.84%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Pulaski County, AR  0.65% ($17,231 average AGI)
to Bradley County, AR  0.58% ($25,371)
to Desha County, AR  0.48% ($21,552)

Strongest AM radio stations in Monticello:

  • KHBM (1430 AM; 1 kW; MONTICELLO, AR; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KPBA (1270 AM; 5 kW; PINE BLUFF, AR; Owner: METRO BIRCH ENTERPRISES, INC)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KMTL (760 AM; daytime; 10 kW; SHERWOOD, AR; Owner: GEORGE V. DOMERESE)

Strongest FM radio stations in Monticello:

  • KHBM-FM (93.7 FM; MONTICELLO, AR; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • K255AM (98.9 FM; MONTICELLO, AR; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • K233AD (94.5 FM; MONTICELLO, AR; Owner: LITTLE ROCK SCHOOL DIST., UNV OF ARK)
  • KGPQ (99.9 FM; MONTICELLO, AR; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KWRF-FM (105.5 FM; WARREN, AR; Owner: PINES BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KXSA-FM (103.1 FM; DERMOTT, AR; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KHMB (99.5 FM; HAMBURG, AR; Owner: KENNETH WAYNE DIEBEL)
  • K217BW (91.3 FM; WARREN, AR; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KRKD (105.7 FM; DERMOTT, AR; Owner: DELTA RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Monticello:

  • KTVE (Channel 10; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF MONROE/EL DORADO LICENSE LLC)
Monticello fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Monticello fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 31m102ftTotal length
  • $715,000Total costs
  • 46,420Total average daily traffic
  • 1,864Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 51970-1979
  • 21990-1999
  • 22000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Monticello, AR

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

MONTICELLO WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 10,568, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-04-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-10-2005), St Compliance achieved (NOV-22-2013)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
LACEY-LADELLE WATER ASSOCIATIO (Population served: 1,370, Purch groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (DEC-10-2007), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-18-2007), St Public Notif requested (JAN-03-2008), St Compliance achieved (DEC-09-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-02-2007), St Public Notif received (DEC-10-2007), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-18-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-09-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-08-2007), St Public Notif received (OCT-16-2007), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-18-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-09-2008)
BOWSER WATER ASSN (Population served: 554, Purch groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-06-2011), St Public Notif received (OCT-03-2011), St Compliance achieved (JAN-31-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Treatment Technique No Certif. Operator - In NOV-01-2013, Contaminant: DBP Stage 1. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-13-2014), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-13-2014), St Public Notif received (JAN-27-2014), St Compliance achieved (FEB-03-2014)
  • Treatment Technique No Certif. Operator - In OCT-01-2013, Contaminant: DBP Stage 1. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-11-2013), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-13-2014), St Public Notif received (JAN-27-2014), St Compliance achieved (FEB-03-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (2 times from NOV-12-2009 to NOV-12-2009), St Compliance achieved (FEB-19-2010)
  • One routine major monitoring violation

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

  • GREEN HILL-BROOKS CHAPEL WATER (Population served: 713, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)
  • ENON WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 482, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 146
  • Hazardous Condition: 8
  • Service Call: 6
  • Good Intent Call: 10

Incident types - Monticello

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Monticello, AR

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Monticello, Arkansas:

  • Days Inn Monticello, 317 Hwy 425 N, Monticello, Arkansas 71655 , Phone: (870) 367-1881, Fax: (870) 367-1881
  • Hampton Inn Of Monticello, 480 Hwy 425 N, Monticello, Arkansas 71655 , Phone: (870) 367-6600, Fax: (870) 367-6604
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Monticello, Arkansas
Most common first names in Monticello, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James12172.1 years
William10672.0 years
John9273.3 years
Mary7478.2 years
Robert6873.4 years
Charles4770.3 years
Willie4676.2 years
George4277.1 years
Henry4077.6 years
Thomas3573.9 years
Most common last names in Monticello, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson4575.9 years
Smith4475.7 years
White4374.0 years
Brown4076.2 years
Collins3875.4 years
Thompson3578.3 years
Ridgell3476.0 years
Jones3377.3 years
Harris3272.0 years
Green3172.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (49%)
  • Utility gas (49%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Monticello, AR
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2Payless1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1Popeyes1
Chevrolet1SONIC Drive-In1
Days Inn1Sears1
FedEx3Subway1
Ford1Super 81
GNC1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1Toyota1
Hilton1U-Haul2
Holiday Inn1UPS2
KFC1Walgreens1
La-Z-Boy1Walmart1
McDonald's1Wendy's1
Nike4

Monticello compared to Arkansas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Monticello on our top lists:

  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in homes for the physically handicapped (population 1,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Community and social service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Law enforcement workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Life, physical, and social science occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Education, training, and library occupations (population 5,000+)"
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