Morrilton, Arkansas

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Population in 2017: 6,647 (91% urban, 9% rural).
Population change since 2000: +1.5%
 
Males: 2,905  (43.7%)
Females: 3,742  (56.3%)
Median resident age:

36.0 years
Arkansas median age:

38.1 years

Zip codes: 72110.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $31,359 (it was $28,007 in 2000)
Morrilton:

$31,359
AR:

$45,869

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,621 (it was $16,957 in 2000)

Morrilton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $102,258 (it was $58,800 in 2000)
Morrilton:

$102,258
AR:

$128,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $118,908; detached houses: $119,395; mobile homes: $23,575

Median gross rent in 2017: $616.

March 2019 cost of living index in Morrilton: 80.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 26.7%
(16.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 52.3% for Black residents, 61.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 27.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Morrilton, AR (2010)
    • 5,02174.2%White alone
    • 1,06515.7%Black alone
    • 4396.5%Hispanic
    • 1462.2%Two or more races
    • 460.7%American Indian alone
    • 470.7%Asian alone
    • 30.04%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Arkansas and other state lists, there were 25 registered sex offenders living in Morrilton, Arkansas as of June 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Morrilton is 272 to 1.


Crime rates in Morrilton by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.9)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
5
(74.8)
5
(76.2)
7
(106.4)
3
(45.6)
4
(60.9)
2
(29.3)
2
(29.4)
2
(29.5)
3
(44.1)
6
(89.0)
7
(104.0)
2
(29.8)
3
(45.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
5
(74.8)
2
(30.5)
2
(30.4)
8
(121.5)
2
(30.4)
2
(29.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(29.4)
2
(29.7)
1
(14.9)
1
(14.9)
1
(15.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
22
(329.2)
25
(381.2)
18
(273.5)
21
(319.0)
18
(273.9)
14
(205.3)
17
(250.3)
15
(220.9)
10
(146.9)
12
(177.9)
10
(148.5)
6
(89.4)
5
(75.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
128
(1,916)
101
(1,540)
107
(1,626)
76
(1,154)
62
(943.5)
50
(733.4)
36
(530.0)
40
(589.2)
43
(631.6)
43
(637.6)
33
(490.1)
49
(729.7)
18
(271.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
350
(5,238)
373
(5,688)
399
(6,062)
365
(5,544)
369
(5,616)
416
(6,101)
262
(3,857)
310
(4,566)
275
(4,039)
353
(5,234)
351
(5,213)
330
(4,914)
260
(3,920)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
22
(329.2)
28
(427.0)
18
(273.5)
18
(273.4)
13
(197.8)
11
(161.3)
6
(88.3)
6
(88.4)
10
(146.9)
14
(207.6)
13
(193.1)
12
(178.7)
10
(150.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
3
(44.9)
2
(30.5)
3
(45.6)
3
(45.6)
1
(15.2)
2
(29.3)
0
(0.0)
3
(44.2)
1
(14.7)
3
(44.5)
0
(0.0)
3
(44.7)
3
(45.2)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)518.1515.9527.0461.1419.1411.0272.1328.2291.0386.3375.6337.9243.6

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City-data.com crime index in Morrilton, AR

Crime rate in Morrilton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 27 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.62
Arkansas average:

2.22
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Ancestries: American (23.8%), Irish (6.8%), German (5.3%), English (5.2%), African (1.5%), Scottish (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 11/24/1879

Elevation: 383 feet

Land area: 8.22 square miles.

Population density: 808 people per square mile   (low).

Morrilton, Arkansas map

234 residents are foreign born (3.1% Latin America, 0.5% Asia).

This city:

3.5%
Arkansas:

4.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $523 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $514 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Little Rock, AR (37.3 miles , pop. 183,133).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (156.7 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (283.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Oppelo, AR (2.0 miles ),
Plumerville, AR (2.4 miles ),
Perry, AR (2.9 miles ),
Houston, AR (3.0 miles),
Menifee, AR (3.3 miles ),
Perryville, AR (3.3 miles ),
Adona, AR (3.5 miles),
Bigelow, AR (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 35.16 N, Longitude: 92.74 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,211 (+32.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,488 (54.9%)

Area code: 501

Distribution of median household income in Morrilton, AR in 2017
Distribution of house value in Morrilton, AR in 2017
Morrilton satellite photo by USGS

Morrilton tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 22 buildings, average cost: $81,900
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $86,000
  • 1999: 10 buildings, average cost: $86,000
  • 2000: 9 buildings, average cost: $86,000
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $86,000
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $86,000
  • 2003: 7 buildings, average cost: $127,800
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $127,800
  • 2005: 9 buildings, average cost: $127,800
  • 2006: 8 buildings, average cost: $127,800
  • 2007: 7 buildings, average cost: $127,800
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $127,800
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $127,800
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $127,800
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $127,800
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $127,800
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $127,800
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $127,800
  • 2015: 5 buildings, average cost: $127,800
  • 2016: 6 buildings, average cost: $127,800
  • 2017: 7 buildings, average cost: $127,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Morrilton, AR residents
Average permit cost in Morrilton, AR
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.1%
Arkansas:

3.4%
Historical population in Morrilton, AR
Historical housing units in Morrilton, AR
Most common industries in Morrilton, AR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (8.9%)
  • Educational services (7.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.0%)
  • Construction (4.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (9.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.4%)
  • Paper (5.4%)
  • Health care (4.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (12.4%)
  • Educational services (12.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.5%)
  • Social assistance (6.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.6%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Morrilton, AR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Cashiers (3.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (2.9%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.3%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.2%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.1%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (5.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)

Average climate in Morrilton, Arkansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Morrilton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Arkansas state average. It is 140% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/10/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.1 miles away from the Morrilton city center killed 6 people and injured 200 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 2/5/2008, a category F4 tornado 19.0 miles away from the city center killed 13 people and injured 139 people and caused $119 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Morrilton-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 75% 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 30.2 miles away from Morrilton 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 31.2 miles away from Morrilton center
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 140.2 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 190.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 226.7 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 131.4 miles away from Morrilton center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Conway County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 15, Floods: 13, Tornadoes: 10, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Drought: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Morrilton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Morrilton:

  • COTTONWOOD PLACE (610 WEST CHURCH STREET)
  • ST VINCENT MORRILTON (Voluntary non-profit - Private, #4 HOSPITAL DRIVE)
  • CONWAY COUNTY HEALTH UNIT (100 HOSPITAL DRIVE)
  • PETIT JEAN HOME HEALTH (#4 HOSPITAL DRIVE)
  • BROOKRIDGE COVE REHABILITATION AND CARE CENTER (1000 BROOKRIDGE LANE)
  • RIVER CHASE REHABILITATION AND CARE CENTER (# 12 HOSPITAL DRIVE)

Airports and heliports located in Morrilton:

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College/University in Morrilton:

  • University of Arkansas Community College-Morrilton (Full-time enrollment: 1,705; Location: 1537 University Blvd.; Public; Website: www.uaccm.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Morrilton:

  • University of Central Arkansas (about 17 miles; Conway, AR; Full-time enrollment: 9,972)
  • Arkansas Tech University (about 25 miles; Russellville, AR; FT enrollment: 9,038)
  • Pulaski Technical College (about 37 miles; North Little Rock, AR; FT enrollment: 8,396)
  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock (about 38 miles; Little Rock, AR; FT enrollment: 9,227)
  • Arkansas State University-Beebe (about 49 miles; Beebe, AR; FT enrollment: 3,387)
  • National Park Community College (about 50 miles; Hot Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,237)
  • Harding University (about 58 miles; Searcy, AR; FT enrollment: 5,360)

Public high schools in Morrilton:

  • RIVER VALLEY VOCATIONAL CENTER (Location: 1905 POOR FARM RD, Grades: 9-12)
  • MORRILTON SR. HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 701 E HARDING ST, Grades: 9-12)

Private high schools in Morrilton:

  • SACRED HEART CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 224, Location: 106 N ST JOSEPH ST, Grades: KG-12)
  • RIVERVIEW BAPTIST CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 12, Location: 123 RIVERVIEW RD, Grades: KG-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Morrilton:

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Library in Morrilton:

  • CONWAY COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $305,165; Location: 101 WEST CHURCH STREET; 26,258 books; 643 audio materials; 1,143 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 82 state licensed databases; 35 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Morrilton: Ruby Croom Industrial Park (A), Conway County Sheriff's Office (B), Morrilton Police Department (C), University of Arkansas Community College at Morrilton (Campus Police) (D), Conway County Courthouse (E), Conway County Library (F), Morrilton City Hall (G), Morrilton Railroad Station (H), Southern Christian Childrens Home (I), Med - Tech Emergency Medical Services of Conway County (J), Morrilton Volunteer Fire Station 1 (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Riverland Shopping Center (1), North Hills Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Morrilton include: Union Hill Church (A), Calvary Baptist Church (B), Downtown Church of Christ (C), First Assembly of God Church (D), First Baptist Church (E), First Presbyterian Church (F), First United Methodist Church (G), Garden of Gethsemane United Church of God in Christ (H), Sacred Heart Catholic Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Lewisburg Cemetery (1), West Cemetery (2), Elmwood Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Morrilton Sewage Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Point Remove Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Morrilton: Point Remove Public Use Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Museum of Automobiles (Petit Jean Mountain), Depot Museum (101 East Railroad Avenue), Riverside Arcade (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1313 East Broadway Street).

Hotels: Tanyard Springs Resort & Conference Center (144 Tanyard Springs Road), Scottish Inn of Morrilton (356 Highway 95), Cedar Falls Motel (1627 Petit Jean Mountain), Super 8 Motel (1818 Highway 9), Days Inn (1506 North Oak Street), Petit Jean State Park - Mather Lodge (1285 Petit Jean Mnt).

Courts: Conway-County - Municipal Court Clerk (Court House), Arkansas-State - Community Correction-Department- Drug Court Color Of The (601 South Moose Street).

Birthplace of: John R. Stallings - Mathematician, Nathan Green Gordon - Navy Medal of Honor recipient, Maurice Jeffers - Basketball player.

Conway County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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

CASA WATER DEPT (Population served: 1,200, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Consent Decree/Judgement (JUN-08-2009), St Public Notif requested (MAY-07-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-07-2010), St Compliance achieved (2 times from MAR-02-2011 to AUG-02-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Consent Decree/Judgement (JUN-08-2009), St Public Notif requested (FEB-05-2010), St Public Notif received (MAR-04-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-02-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Consent Decree/Judgement (JUN-08-2009), St Public Notif requested (NOV-12-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-02-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Consent Decree/Judgement (JUN-08-2009), St Public Notif requested (AUG-07-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-02-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-06-2009), St Public Notif received (MAR-06-2009), St Consent Decree/Judgement (JUN-08-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-02-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-07-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-04-2008), St Consent Decree/Judgement (JUN-08-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-02-2011)
  • 15 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
CASA WATER DEPT (Population served: 1,200, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Consent Decree/Judgement (JUN-08-2009), St Public Notif requested (MAY-07-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-07-2010), St Compliance achieved (2 times from MAR-02-2011 to AUG-02-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Consent Decree/Judgement (JUN-08-2009), St Public Notif requested (FEB-05-2010), St Public Notif received (MAR-04-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-02-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Consent Decree/Judgement (JUN-08-2009), St Public Notif requested (NOV-12-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-02-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Consent Decree/Judgement (JUN-08-2009), St Public Notif requested (AUG-07-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-02-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-06-2009), St Public Notif received (MAR-06-2009), St Consent Decree/Judgement (JUN-08-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-02-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-07-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-04-2008), St Consent Decree/Judgement (JUN-08-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-02-2011)
  • 15 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 minor monitoring violations

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

  • CONWAY CO REGIONAL WATER DIST (Population served: 18,792, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Arkansas:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

62.9%
Whole state:

67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.0%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Morrilton in 2010:

  • 168 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 80 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 37 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in Morrilton in 2000:

  • 163 people in nursing homes
  • 81 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 52 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 33 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with branches in Morrilton (2011 data):

  • Regions Bank: Northeast Rdt Branch, Morrilton Drive-In Facility, Morrilton Main Office. 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
  • Petit Jean State Bank: University Bra at 1620 University Boulevard, branch established on 2009/03/09; at 707 North St. Joseph Street, branch established on 1999/02/16. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $153.3 mil, Deposits: $132.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Petit Jean Bancshares, Inc.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Highway 9b Branch at 1539 Highway 9b North, branch established on 1994/04/23; Morrilton Division Branch at 119 North Division Street, branch established on 1930/11/30. 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
  • Arvest Bank: Morrilton Branch at 1500 Highway 9 Business, branch established on 1934/04/01. 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.
  • The Farmers & Merchants Bank: Morrilton Branch at 1600 North Oak Street, branch established on 1998/06/08. Info updated 2009/06/18: Bank assets: $622.6 mil, Deposits: $490.8 mil, headquarters in Stuttgart, AR, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers And Merchants Bankshares, Inc.
  • Liberty Bank of Arkansas: Morrilton Branch at 1302 North Business Highway 9, branch established on 2004/03/15. Info updated 2008/10/31: Bank assets: $2,807.0 mil, Deposits: $2,160.9 mil, headquarters in Jonesboro, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 46 total offices, Holding Company: Liberty Bancshares, Inc
  • Centennial Bank: South Saint Joseph Street Branch at 100 South Saint Joseph Street, branch established on 2008/02/18. 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.

For population 15 years and over in Morrilton:

Marital status in Morrilton, AR
  • Never married: 31.7%
  • Now married: 41.9%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 8.9%
  • Divorced: 15.1%

For population 25 years and over in Morrilton:

  • High school or higher: 85.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.4%
  • Unemployed: 8.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.7
Arkansas average:

11.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Morrilton
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Morrilton, AR (based on Conway County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,53346
Catholic1,7914
Black Protestant8726
Mainline Protestant8468
Other3452
None10,886-
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: 5
Here:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.48 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Conway County:

8.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Conway County:

5.31 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

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

9.3%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.8%
Arkansas:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Conway County:

16.7%
Arkansas:

13.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Morrilton:

48.6%
Arkansas:

47.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Morrilton:

44.1%
Arkansas:

43.3%

Average BMI:
Morrilton:

29.5
Arkansas:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Morrilton:

20.3%
Arkansas:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Morrilton:

15.0%
Arkansas:

11.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Morrilton:

6.8
Arkansas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Morrilton:

36.4%
Arkansas:

34.0%

General health condition:
Morrilton:

53.5%
State:

53.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Morrilton:

76.4%
State:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Morrilton, AR Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 23$58,588$30,5680$0
Other Government Administration 11$12,836$14,0030$0
Streets and Highways 10$20,615$24,7380$0
Solid Waste Management 7$14,827$25,4180$0
Sewerage 5$9,121$21,8901$46
Parks and Recreation 4$7,730$23,1903$124
Judicial and Legal 3$5,880$23,5200$0
Police - Other 3$5,600$22,4000$0
Financial Administration 3$6,889$27,5560$0
Firefighters 1$1,402$16,82430$10,261
Airports 0$0 1$1,129
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 70$143,488$24,59835$11,560

Morrilton government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Air Transportation: $196,000 ($29.49)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,899,000 ($285.69)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,115,000 ($167.74)
    Regular Highways: $907,000 ($136.45)
    Sewerage: $466,000 ($70.11)
    Parks and Recreation: $431,000 ($64.84)
    Financial Administration: $380,000 ($57.17)
    Central Staff Services: $380,000 ($57.17)
    Local Fire Protection: $372,000 ($55.97)
    Air Transportation: $120,000 ($18.05)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $17,000 ($2.56)
    Public Welfare - Other: $7,000 ($1.05)
    Health - Other: $5,000 ($0.75)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($0.60)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($0.75)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,807,000 ($271.85)

Morrilton government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,481,000 ($222.81)
    Sewerage: $729,000 ($109.67)
    Air Transportation: $110,000 ($16.55)
    Parks and Recreation: $92,000 ($13.84)
    Other: $20,000 ($3.01)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $108,000 ($16.25)
    General Local Government Support: $41,000 ($6.17)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $888,000 ($133.59)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $324,000 ($48.74)
    Fines and Forfeits: $266,000 ($40.02)
    Interest Earnings: $86,000 ($12.94)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $320,000 ($48.14)
    Other: $178,000 ($26.78)
    General Local Government Support: $138,000 ($20.76)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,701,000 ($255.90)
    Public Utilities Sales: $433,000 ($65.14)
    Property: $368,000 ($55.36)
    Other License: $24,000 ($3.61)

Morrilton government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $142,000 ($21.36)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $87,000 ($13.09)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $45,000 ($6.77)

Morrilton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,152,000 ($323.76)

6.27% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($35,555 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.27%
Arkansas average:

6.87%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Faulkner County, AR  1.96% ($33,248 average AGI)
from Pope County, AR  0.84% ($31,576)
from Perry County, AR  0.40% ($26,786)


6.63% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($52,026 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.63%
Arkansas average:

6.90%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Faulkner County, AR  1.87% ($35,649 average AGI)
to Pope County, AR  0.77% ($32,833)
to Perry County, AR  0.54% ($32,737)
Businesses in Morrilton, AR
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's1
Ace Hardware1Nike1
Curves1Pizza Hut1
Days Inn1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx1Subway2
Ford1Super 81
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Hardee's1UPS1
Jones New York1Waffle House1
Kroger1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy1Wendy's1
Lane Furniture1

Strongest AM radio stations in Morrilton:

  • KVOM (800 AM; 0 kW; MORRILTON, AR; Owner: MMA LICENSE LLC)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMTL (760 AM; daytime; 10 kW; SHERWOOD, AR; Owner: GEORGE V. DOMERESE)
  • KCAB (980 AM; 5 kW; DARDANELLE, AR; Owner: MMA LICENSE LLC)
  • KGFL (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CLINTON, AR; Owner: KING-SULIVAN RADIO)
  • KARN (920 AM; 5 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBHS (590 AM; 5 kW; HOT SPRINGS, AR; Owner: J & A, INC.)
  • KDXE (1380 AM; 5 kW; NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: RADIO DISNEY AM 1380, LLC)
  • KCON (1230 AM; 1 kW; CONWAY, AR; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEE OF THE UNIV. OF CEN)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KLRG (1150 AM; 5 kW; NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KARV (610 AM; 1 kW; RUSSELLVILLE, AR; Owner: KERM, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Morrilton:

  • KVOM-FM (101.7 FM; MORRILTON, AR; Owner: MMA LICENSE LLC)
  • 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.)
  • KVLD (99.3 FM; ATKINS, AR; Owner: MMA LICENSE LLC)
  • KABZ (103.7 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: SIGNAL MEDIA OF ARKANSAS, INC)
  • KURB (98.5 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCJC (102.3 FM; DARDANELLE, AR; Owner: MMA LICENSE LLC)
  • KDJE (100.3 FM; JACKSONVILLE, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMJX (105.1 FM; CONWAY, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K207CW (89.3 FM; PARIS, AR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KUAR (89.1 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES OF UNIV. OF ARKANSAS)
  • KHKN (106.7 FM; BENTON, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KARV-FM (101.3 FM; OLA, AR; Owner: KERM INC)
  • KABF (88.3 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS BROADCASTING FOUNDATION INC)
  • KMSX (94.9 FM; MAUMELLE, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSBC (90.1 FM; HOT SPRINGS, AR; Owner: CENTRAL ARKANSAS CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLAL (107.7 FM; WRIGHTSVILLE, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KASR (92.7 FM; CONWAY, AR; Owner: CREATIVE MEDIA INCORPORATED)
  • KUCA (91.3 FM; CONWAY, AR; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS)

TV broadcast stations around Morrilton:

  • KTHV (Channel 11; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KLRT-TV (Channel 16; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KARK-TV (Channel 4; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: KARK-TV, INC.)
  • KATV (Channel 7; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: KATV, LLC)
  • 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)
  • KLRA-LP (Channel 58; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS MEDIA, L.L.C.)
  • K34FH (Channel 34; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • KHUG-LP (Channel 14; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: LITTLE ROCK TV-14, L.L.C.)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Morrilton: Nathan Green Gordon.

Morrilton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Morrilton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 39Number of bridges
  • 377ft / 115mTotal length
  • $410,000Total costs
  • 363,419Total average daily traffic
  • 4,017Total average daily truck traffic
  • 218,131Total future (year 2007) average daily traffic
New bridges in Morrilton, AR - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 231960-1969
  • 51970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Morrilton, AR

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Morrilton)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

147 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Morrilton, AR)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

69 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Morrilton)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1
  • PRICE KIRK, Po Box 476, Morrilton, AR 72110
    Certificate: D001752 (Individual), Certificate Issue Date: 06/09/2009, Expiration Date: 06/08/2010

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1818E , Serial Number: 7AC-5385, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 11/11/1955, Certificate Issue Date: 01/25/2018
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Kirk E Price, 5 Green Ln, Morrilton, AR 72110, Other Owners: Jeannie Price
  • Aircraft: POWRACHUTE CORP PEGASUS (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582SER (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 3101L , Serial Number: A331PEG, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 04/29/2008, Certificate Issue Date: 02/03/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Danny R Bryant, 344 Mount Zion Loop, Morrilton, AR 72110
  • Aircraft: BOEING B75N1 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 93 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR W670 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4439N , Serial Number: 756959, Year manufactured: 1942, Airworthiness Date: 05/07/1991, Certificate Issue Date: 03/08/1990
    Registrant (Individual): Willian C Iii Brickey, 3378 Highway 154, Morrilton, AR 72110
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172P (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 54171 , Serial Number: 17274901, Year manufactured: 1981, Airworthiness Date: 04/16/1981, Certificate Issue Date: 01/07/2009
    Registrant (LLC): Ruff Air LLC, 51 Blue Diamond Dr, Morrilton, AR 72110
  • Aircraft: BEECH C35 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR E185 SERIES (205 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5925C , Serial Number: D-3284, Year manufactured: 1952, Airworthiness Date: 08/08/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 05/26/2006
    Registrant (Individual): William C Brickey, 3378 Highway 154, Morrilton, AR 72110
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172G (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5744R , Serial Number: 17253413, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 09/21/1965, Certificate Issue Date: 10/15/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Keith Dba Linn, Po Box 116, Morrilton, AR 72110, Other Owners: Auto Sales Keith
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 04/19/2019

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 89. The highest number of fire incidents - 166 took place in 2010, and the least - 16 in 2003. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Morrilton, AR When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (50.2%), and Structure Fires (32.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Morrilton, AR
    • 71450.2%Outside Fires
    • 46232.5%Structure Fires
    • 20514.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 412.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Morrilton, AR

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Morrilton, Arkansas:

  • Americas Best Value Inn, 356 Arkansas 95 N, Morrilton, Arkansas 72110 , Phone: (501) 354-0181, Fax: (501) 354-1458
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites, 8 Bruce St, Morrilton, Arkansas 72110 , Phone: (501) 215-4924, Fax: (501) 215-4923
  • Days Inn Morrilton, 1506 N Oak St, Morrilton, Arkansas 72110 , Phone: (501) 354-5101, Fax: (501) 354-8539
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Morrilton, Arkansas
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Morrilton, AR
  • 52.4%Electricity
  • 43.7%Utility gas
  • 2.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Morrilton, AR
  • 58.1%Electricity
  • 41.2%Utility gas
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Morrilton compared to Arkansas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Morrilton on our top lists:

  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of divorced people (15+ years)(population 5,000+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
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