For population 25 years and over in Morrilton:
For population 15 years and over in Morrilton city:
286 residents are foreign born (0.5% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $405 (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 ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 35.16 N, Longitude: 92.74 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,751 (+40.7%)
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 Morrilton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 32 (22 officers).
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Population change in the 1990s: -129 (-1.9%).
Work and jobs in Morrilton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Morrilton, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Morrilton-area historical tornado activity is above Arkansas state average. It is 256% 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 slightly below Arkansas state average. It is 79% 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 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 31.2 miles away from Morrilton 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 44.5 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 76.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/11/1996 at 21:54:57, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.4 miles away from Morrilton center
On 8/4/2001 at 01:13:25, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.5 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 Conway County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 15, Floods: 13, Tornadoes: 10, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: John R. Stallings - Mathematician, Nathan Green Gordon - Navy Medal of Honor recipient, Maurice Jeffers - Basketball player.
Medal of Honor Recipient born in Morrilton: Nathan Green Gordon.
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.1 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Morrilton and their reported violations in the past:CONWAY CO REGIONAL WATER DIST (Population served: 19685, Surface_water):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 31.2%
(29.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.6% for Black residents, 36.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 4.2% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Morrilton city (based on Conway County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.94%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
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6.80% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,292 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:
6.59% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($24,568 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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See more detailed statistics of Morrilton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Morrilton)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 99 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Morrilton, AR)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 4 (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: 63 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Morrilton)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Morrilton)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.