Ozark, Arkansas

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Population in 2014: 3,614 (85% urban, 15% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.5%
 
Males: 1,695  (46.9%)
Females: 1,919  (53.1%)
Median resident age:  36.6 years
Arkansas median age:  37.8 years

Zip codes: 72949.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $25,754 (it was $26,057 in 2000)
Ozark:

$25,754
AR:

$40,511

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $14,097 (it was $12,583 in 2000)

Ozark city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $70,211 (it was $54,200 in 2000)
Ozark:

$70,211
AR:

$109,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $573.

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  • Races in Ozark, AR (2013)

    Ozark races chart
    • 3,32389.8%White alone
    • 2607.0%Hispanic
    • 511.4%Asian alone
    • 210.6%Black alone
    • 170.5%American Indian alone
    • 130.4%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Ozark: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (17.9%), United States (16.0%), Irish (12.8%), German (7.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 12/17/1850

Elevation: 405 feet

Land area: 7.17 square miles.

Population density: 504 people per square mile   (low).

Ozark,AR real estate house value index trend

Ozark, Arkansas map

For population 25 years and over in Ozark:

  • High school or higher: 78.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ozark city:

  • Never married: 16.9%
  • Now married: 51.2%
  • Separated: 6.8%
  • Widowed: 9.6%
  • Divorced: 15.5%

40 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.1%
Arkansas:

2.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $412 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $468 (0.7%)

Ozark satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Smith, AR (32.8 miles , pop. 80,268).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (125.8 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (251.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Altus, AR (2.1 miles ), Wiederkehr Village, AR (2.2 miles) , Denning, AR (2.5 miles ), Coal Hill, AR (3.2 miles ), Mulberry, AR (3.5 miles ), Ratcliff, AR (3.6 miles) , Hartman, AR (3.6 miles ), Caulksville, AR (3.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 12 buildings, average cost: $80,400
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $68,000
  • 1999: 9 buildings, average cost: $61,800
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $45,400
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $67,600
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $67,600
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $96,400
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $70,400
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $91,000
  • 2006: 9 buildings, average cost: $103,800
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $158,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $136,600
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $66,300
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $175,600
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $95,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $95,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 35.49 N, Longitude: 93.84 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,071 (+56.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 669 (69.6%)

Area code: 479

Ozark household income distribution Ozark home values distribution

Crime rates in Ozark by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000201000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.055.10.028.10.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0121222137587
per 100,000 0.028.255.727.955.155.856.127.984.9188.6135.8219.0191.2
Robberies 1210000201110
per 100,000 28.056.427.80.00.00.00.055.80.026.927.227.40.0
Assaults 217181359161217191398
per 100,000 56.0479.5501.0362.1137.9250.9449.2334.5481.3511.9353.0246.4218.5
Burglaries 23272215202715322540465123
per 100,000 643.7761.6612.3417.8551.4752.7421.1892.1707.81,077.61,249.01,396.1628.1
Thefts 802372543320728990831219777
per 100,000 2,239.0648.82,003.91,504.2909.8557.62,021.32,481.22,548.12,236.03,285.42,655.42,102.7
Auto thefts 3254218244457
per 100,000 84.056.4139.2111.455.127.9224.655.8113.3107.8108.6136.9191.2
Arson 1000011011000
per 100,000 28.00.00.00.00.027.928.10.028.326.90.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 150.4204.8268.4180.4244.2160.7298.3254.2303.4406.3387.7418.2317.7

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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 Ozark detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 11 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.46
Arkansas average:

1.99
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
Arkansas:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +21 (+0.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Construction (18%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Utilities (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (30%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (19%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Ozark, Arkansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Ozark-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Arkansas state average. It is 71% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/26/1976, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 41.0 miles away from the Ozark city center killed 2 people and injured 64 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/19/1968, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.7 miles away from the city center killed 14 people and injured 270 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ozark-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 74% 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 94.6 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 94.8 miles away from Ozark 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 197.7 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 236.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 157.9 miles away from Ozark 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 266.2 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 Franklin County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Winter Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ozark topographic map

Birthplace of: Roy Buchanan - Blues musician, Elizabeth Gracen - Television actor, Mike Riggs - Heavy metal guitarist, Mutt Williams (baseball) - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Ozark:

  • MERCY HOSPITAL TURNER MEMORIAL (Government - Local, 801 WEST RIVER STREET)
  • VISITING NURSES AGENCY (317 WEST COMMERCIAL ST)
  • OZARK NURSING HOME INC (600 NORTH 12TH ST)

airports located in Ozark:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ozark:

  • University of Arkansas-Fort Smith (about 32 miles; Fort Smith, AR; Full-time enrollment: 6,103)
  • Arkansas Tech University (about 43 miles; Russellville, AR; FT enrollment: 9,038)
  • University of Arkansas (about 44 miles; Fayetteville, AR; FT enrollment: 22,163)
  • Carl Albert State College (about 55 miles; Poteau, OK; FT enrollment: 2,041)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 63 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • John Brown University (about 64 miles; Siloam Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,097)
  • Northeastern State University (about 71 miles; Tahlequah, OK; FT enrollment: 6,895)

Public high school in Ozark:

Public elementary/middle school in Ozark:

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Notable locations in Ozark: Franklin County Courthouse (A), Franklin County Jail (B), Ozark Police Department (C), Franklin County Sheriff's Office (D), Ozark Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (E), Ozark Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (F), Franklin County Emergency Medical Services (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Highland Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: East Fork Gar Creek (A), Hicks Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Ozark include: Eastside Park (1), West Side Park (2), East Side Park (3), West City Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Ozark Area Museum (103 East River Street), Wiederkehr Wine Cellars Inc (Wiederkehr Village).

Hotels: Lizard Springs Lodging (3431 Cass Oark Road Hwy 215), Hillbilly Inn (1109 West Commercial Street), Ozark Motel (US64 & Ar 23 North), Oxford Inn (305 N 18th St), Lamplighter Bed & Breakfast (905 West River Street), Ozark Days Inn (105 Airport Rd).

Franklin 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: 36.2%
(33.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 48.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.1% for American Indian residents, 96.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Arkansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.5%
Whole state:  67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.1%
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: 0.0% of all households

People in group quarters in Ozark in 2010:

  • 123 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 14 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 4 people in college/university student housing
137 people in nursing homes in 2000

Ozark, Arkansas environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Ozark (2011 data):

  • Bank of the Ozarks: Ozark Porter Hillard Branch at 601 West Commerical Street, branch established on 1998/06/22; Ozark Westside Branch at 2011 West Commercial Street, branch established on 1993/04/06. Info updated 2011/05/03: Bank assets: $3,828.0 mil, Deposits: $2,955.2 mil, headquarters in Little Rock, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 115 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of The Ozarks Inc
  • Allied Bank: North 2nd Street Branch at 111 North 2nd Street, branch established on 2002/08/20. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $174.5 mil, Deposits: $144.9 mil, headquarters in Mulberry, AR, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Acme Holding Company Inc. Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Simmons First National Bank: Ozark Branch at 100 West Commercial Street, branch established on 1992/08/31. Info updated 2010/10/19: Bank assets: $1,849.8 mil, Deposits: $1,513.0 mil, headquarters in Pine Bluff, AR, positive income, 45 total offices, Holding Company: Simmons First National Corporation
  • Priority Bank: at 400 West Commercial Street, branch established on 1993/07/03. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $87.3 mil, Deposits: $52.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 2 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Arkansas average:

11.8

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Ozark city (based on Franklin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,69934
Mainline Protestant1,1669
Catholic7102
Other31
None10,547-
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
Franklin County:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Franklin County:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Franklin County:

4.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

4.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.9%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Franklin County:

32.2%
Arkansas:

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

17.7%
State:

13.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

56.6%
Arkansas:

47.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

57.3%
Arkansas:

43.3%

Average BMI:
Ozark:

28.3
State:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Ozark:

16.6%
State:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Ozark:

8.3%
Arkansas:

11.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.6%
Arkansas:

34.0%

General health condition:
This city:

62.5%
Arkansas:

53.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Ozark:

80.1%
State:

77.8%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ozark, AR Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 9$9,846$13,1280$0
Judicial and Legal 1$1,922$23,0640$0
Police Protection - Officers 9$25,574$34,0990$0
Firefighters 1$2,930$35,1600$0
Streets and Highways 6$14,636$29,2720$0
Totals for Government 26$54,908$25,3420$0

Ozark government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $1,164,000 ($322.08)
    Police Protection: $340,000 ($94.08)
    Regular Highways: $312,000 ($86.33)
    Solid Waste Management: $226,000 ($62.53)
    Financial Administration: $118,000 ($32.65)
    Sewerage: $101,000 ($27.95)
    Parks & Recreation: $42,000 ($11.62)
    Fire Protection: $11,000 ($3.04)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $174,000 ($48.15)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $887,000 ($245.43)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $288,000 ($79.69)

Ozark government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $320,000 ($88.54)
    Sewerage: $221,000 ($61.15)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $137,000 ($37.91)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $233,000 ($64.47)
    Interest Earnings: $84,000 ($23.24)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,081,000 ($299.11)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $297,000 ($82.18)
    General Support: $58,000 ($16.05)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $632,000 ($174.88)
    Public Utilities: $242,000 ($66.96)
    Property: $199,000 ($55.06)
    NEC: $11,000 ($3.04)

Ozark government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $4,800,000 ($1328.17)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,895,000 ($801.05)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $4,800,000 ($1328.17)
    Other, NEC: $2,537,000 ($701.99)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $358,000 ($99.06)

Ozark government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,122,000 ($310.46)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,753,000 ($761.76)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $415,000 ($114.83)

6.60% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,013 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.60%
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 Sebastian County, AR  1.21% ($39,406 average AGI)
from Logan County, AR  0.87% ($28,140)
from Johnson County, AR  0.72% ($19,000)


7.04% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,647 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.04%
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 Sebastian County, AR  1.70% ($26,541 average AGI)
to Crawford County, AR  0.82% ($38,851)
to Johnson County, AR  0.56% ($18,719)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ozark:

  • KDYN (1540 AM; 1 kW; OZARK, AR; Owner: OZARK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KYHN (1320 AM; 10 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWHN (1650 AM; 10 kW; FT. SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KCAB (980 AM; 5 kW; DARDANELLE, AR; Owner: MMA LICENSE LLC)
  • KURM (790 AM; 5 kW; ROGERS, AR; Owner: KERM, 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)
  • KMTL (760 AM; daytime; 10 kW; SHERWOOD, AR; Owner: GEORGE V. DOMERESE)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ozark:

  • KDYN-FM (96.7 FM; OZARK, AR; Owner: OZARK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K207CW (89.3 FM; PARIS, AR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KEZA (107.9 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUAF (91.3 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS)
  • KISR (93.7 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: STEREO 93, INC.)
  • KERX (95.3 FM; PARIS, AR; Owner: PEARSON BROADCASTING OF PARIS, INC.)
  • KCJC (102.3 FM; DARDANELLE, AR; Owner: MMA LICENSE LLC)
  • KOMS (107.3 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KREU (92.3 FM; ROLAND, OK; Owner: STAR 92 CO.)
  • KZBB (97.9 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMAG (99.1 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTCS-FM (99.9 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: BIG CHIEF BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K204EW (88.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K219CN (91.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KARG (91.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KOLX (94.5 FM; BARLING, AR; Owner: PHARIS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRWA-FM (103.1 FM; WALDRON, AR; Owner: PHARIS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLYR-FM (92.7 FM; CLARKSVILLE, AR; Owner: FORRESTER ET AL)
  • KRBK (104.7 FM; BOONEVILLE, AR; Owner: PHARIS BROADCASTING, INC,)
  • KLSZ-FM (102.7 FM; VAN BUREN, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Ozark:

  • KFSM-TV (Channel 5; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • KAFT (Channel 13; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • KPOM-TV (Channel 24; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: J.D.G. TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K52FJ (Channel 52; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: TV 34, INC.)
Ozark fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Ozark fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 78m256ftTotal length
  • $680,000Total costs
  • 87,721Total average daily traffic
  • 876Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 61960-1969
  • 51970-1979
  • 12010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Ozark, AR
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Ozark)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 109 (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 Ozark, AR)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 14 (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: 11 (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: 48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ozark)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 19 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Ozark)

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

CASS C C C (Population served: 264, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-06-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-13-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-02-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In JUL-2008, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-10-2008), St Public Notif received (SEP-23-2008), St Compliance achieved (JAN-13-2010)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
USFS WHITE ROCK (Population served: 35, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In MAY-2011. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-01-2011), St Public Notif requested (JUL-05-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-22-2012)
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In MAR-2005, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-10-2005), St Public Notif received (MAY-12-2005), St Compliance achieved (2 times from MAR-01-2006 to NOV-01-2007)
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In FEB-2005, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-12-2005), St Public Notif received (APR-25-2005), St Compliance achieved (2 times from MAR-01-2006 to NOV-01-2007)
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In JAN-2005, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-14-2005), St Compliance achieved (2 times from MAR-01-2006 to NOV-01-2007)
  • One minor monitoring violation
USFS SHORES LAKE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-17-2005), St Public Notif received (NOV-23-2005), St Compliance achieved (JAN-04-2007)
  • One minor monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 43
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Ozark

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Most common first names in Ozark, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James9972.5 years
William8075.3 years
John6573.5 years
Mary6479.3 years
Robert6072.8 years
George3876.3 years
Charles3571.4 years
Ruth2681.5 years
Thomas2269.7 years
Ruby1980.3 years
Most common last names in Ozark, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5575.5 years
Nichols4374.9 years
Williams3577.2 years
Jones3175.7 years
Harris3180.4 years
Davis3179.0 years
Hill2378.9 years
Johnson2274.8 years
Walker2172.9 years
Brown2076.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (54%)
  • Utility gas (45%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Ozark, AR
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Pizza Hut1
Days Inn1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx2Subway2
Ford1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1True Value1
KFC1U-Haul1
La-Z-Boy1UPS1
McDonald's1Walmart1

Ozark compared to Arkansas state average:

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

Ozark on our top lists:

  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Japan (population 500+)"
There are 17 pilots and 8 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
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  • Michael Bomar (3)
  • Wilbert John Janoschka (1)
  • Dustin Watts (1)

Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2016.