Scott, Arkansas

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Population in 2010: 72. Population change since 2000: -23.4%
Males: 32  (45.7%)
Females: 40  (54.3%)
Median resident age:  42.0 years
Arkansas median age:  37.8 years

Zip code: 72142

Estimated median household income in 2012: $31,461 (it was $24,821 in 2000)
Scott:

$31,461
AR:

$40,112
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $14,742 (it was $10,912 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $78,071 (it was $48,300 in 2000)
Scott:

$78,071
AR:

$107,600
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $87,662; Detached houses: $87,662
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  • White alone - 37 (51.4%)
  • Black alone - 30 (41.7%)
  • Hispanic - 5 (6.9%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Scott: 134.1 (high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (11.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 246 feet

Land area: 5.97 square miles.

Population density: 12 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).
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For population 25 years and over in Scott:

  • High school or higher: 73.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Scott CDP:

  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 100.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%



According to our research of Arkansas and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Scott, Arkansas as of January 25, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Scott to the number of sex offenders is 36 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Scott CDP:  1.2% ($567)
Arkansas:  0.7% ($500)

Scott satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: North Little Rock, AR (11.0 miles , pop. 60,433).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (124.0 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (300.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: College Station, AR (2.8 miles ), Keo, AR (2.8 miles ), Sweet Home, AR (2.9 miles ), McAlmont, AR (3.0 miles ), Wrightsville, AR (3.0 miles ), North Little Rock, AR (3.3 miles ), Sherwood, AR (3.4 miles ), Jacksonville, AR (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 34.69 N, Longitude: 92.09 W

Area code: 501

Scott household income distribution Scott home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.6%
Arkansas:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Average climate in Scott, Arkansas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Scott-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Arkansas state average. It is 151% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/1/1997, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.1 miles away from the Scott place center killed 5 people and injured 180 people.

On 3/1/1997, a category F4 tornado 14.8 miles away from the place center killed 10 people and injured 40 people.

Earthquake activity:

Scott-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 33.5 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 35.8 miles away from Scott 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 119.3 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 181.8 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 111.1 miles away from Scott center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 159.6 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 Lonoke County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 9, Tornadoes: 9, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Scott topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Scott:

  • STONERIDGE HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; COLLEGE STATION, AR)
  • MERCY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR)
  • BAPTIST HEALTH MEDICAL CENTER NORTH LITTLE ROCK Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR)
  • PREMIER HEALTH AND REHABILITATION, LLC (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR)
  • DAVITA - NORTH LITTLE ROCK DIALYSIS CTR (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR)
  • ABINGTON PLACE HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; LITTLE ROCK, AR)
  • ST VINCENT MEDICAL CENTER/NORTH Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; SHERWOOD, AR)

Amtrak station near Scott:

  • 12 miles: LITTLE ROCK (MARKHAM & VICTORY STS.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Scott:

  • Pulaski Technical College (about 14 miles; North Little Rock, AR; Full-time enrollment: 8,396)
  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock (about 15 miles; Little Rock, AR; FT enrollment: 9,227)
  • Arkansas State University-Beebe (about 29 miles; Beebe, AR; FT enrollment: 3,387)
  • University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (about 32 miles; Pine Bluff, AR; FT enrollment: 2,558)
  • University of Central Arkansas (about 34 miles; Conway, AR; FT enrollment: 9,972)
  • Harding University (about 44 miles; Searcy, AR; FT enrollment: 5,360)
  • National Park Community College (about 60 miles; Hot Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,237)

Public elementary/middle school in Scott:

  • SCOTT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 203; Location: 15306 ALEXANDER RD; Grades: PK - 06)
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Churches in Scott include: Bailey Church (A), Pilgrim Rest Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Horseshoe Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Plantation Agriculture Museum (Highway 161).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
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Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 83.7. This is about average.

City:

83.7
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.468. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.468
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 10.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.6
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.32. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.32
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 25.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 19.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.4
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.7. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.7
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 0.0%
Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
Arkansas:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  77.8%
Whole state:  67.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.4%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 3.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Scott compared to Arkansas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2009

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2009

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Scott CDP (based on Lonoke County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 57.07%
Here: 57.1%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchAmerican Baptist AssociationBaptist Missionary Association of AmericaChurches of Christ
Adherents55.6%13.6%10.8%6.5%4.6%
Congregations29.5%18.9%13.7%6.3%9.5%
NameAssemblies of GodPentecostal Church of GodPresbyterian Church (USA)LDS (Mormon) ChurchOther
Adherents2.5%1.3%1.1%1.0%2.9%
Congregations4.2%6.3%3.2%1.1%7.4%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 9
Lonoke County:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

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

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Lonoke County:

3.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 30
Here:

4.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.5%
Arkansas:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Lonoke County:

32.1%
Arkansas:

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

10.2%
State:

13.6%

11.74% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 200537,526 ($ average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.74%
Arkansas average:

7.98%

0.42% of residents moved from foreign countries($1,381 average AGI)
Lonoke County:

0.42%
Arkansas average:

0.10%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Pulaski County, AR  4.67% ($35,243 average AGI)
from White County, AR  0.79% ($29,539)
from Faulkner County, AR  0.38% ($36,823)


9.29% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 200633,236 ($ average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.29%
Arkansas average:

7.29%

0.23% of residents moved to foreign countries($1,071 average AGI)
Lonoke County:

0.23%
Arkansas average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Pulaski County, AR  3.03% ($29,631 average AGI)
to White County, AR  0.99% ($26,395)
to Faulkner County, AR  0.50% ($29,416)

Strongest AM radio stations in Scott:

  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KMTL (760 AM; daytime; 10 kW; SHERWOOD, AR; Owner: GEORGE V. DOMERESE)
  • KLRG (1150 AM; 5 kW; NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KARN (920 AM; 5 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLIH (1250 AM; 2 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KITA (1440 AM; 5 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: KITA, INCORPORATED)
  • KDXE (1380 AM; 5 kW; NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: RADIO DISNEY AM 1380, LLC)
  • KJBN (1050 AM; 1 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: JOSHUA MINISTRIES & COMM.DEVELOP COR)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KBBL (1350 AM; 3 kW; CABOT, AR; Owner: CABOT RADIO, INC.)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KPBA (1270 AM; 5 kW; PINE BLUFF, AR; Owner: METRO BIRCH ENTERPRISES, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Scott:

  • KMSX (94.9 FM; MAUMELLE, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSSN (95.7 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KLAL (107.7 FM; WRIGHTSVILLE, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKPT (94.1 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: SIGNAL MEDIA OF ARKANSAS, INC.)
  • KABZ (103.7 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: SIGNAL MEDIA OF ARKANSAS, INC)
  • KURB (98.5 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHKN (106.7 FM; BENTON, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KLEC-FM (106.3 FM; LONOKE, AR; Owner: ABG ARKANSAS, 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.)
  • KIPR (92.3 FM; PINE BLUFF, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHTE-FM (96.5 FM; ENGLAND, AR; Owner: ABG ARKANSAS, LLC)
  • KUAR (89.1 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES OF UNIV. OF ARKANSAS)
  • KABF (88.3 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS BROADCASTING FOUNDATION INC)
  • KOKY (102.1 FM; SHERWOOD, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLRE-FM (90.5 FM; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: LITTLE ROCK SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • KDRE (101.1 FM; NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KKZR (93.3 FM; BRYANT, AR; Owner: ABG ARKANSAS, LLC)
  • KARN-FM (102.5 FM; CABOT, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBDO (91.7 FM; DES ARC, AR; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Scott:

  • KATV (Channel 7; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: KATV, LLC)
  • KETS (Channel 2; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • KVTN (Channel 25; PINE BLUFF, AR; Owner: AGAPE CHURCH, INC.)
  • KASN (Channel 38; PINE BLUFF, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KJLR-LP (Channel 28; LITTLE ROCK, ETC., AR; Owner: COWSERT FAMILY, L.L.C.)
  • K55GE (Channel 55; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK INC.)
  • KTHV (Channel 11; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KLRA-LP (Channel 58; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS MEDIA, L.L.C.)
  • KLRT-TV (Channel 16; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KHUG-LP (Channel 14; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: LITTLE ROCK TV-14, L.L.C.)
  • KARK-TV (Channel 4; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: KARK-TV, INC.)
  • KWBF (Channel 42; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: RIVER CITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKYK-LP (Channel 22; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS 49, INC.)
  • KHTE-LP (Channel 44; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K27FF (Channel 27; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K34FH (Channel 34; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • KZJG-LP (Channel 13; LITTLE ROCK, ETC., AR; Owner: COWSERT FAMILY, L.L.C.)

Scott fatal accident list:

Feb 9, 2011 09:07 AM, I-40-41, Lat: 34.78977, Lon: -92.07573, Vehicles: 5, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
May 18, 1986 12:15 AM, 161s6, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
Oct 16, 1977 11:50 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Scott)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Scott Meter Ne Int Of Hwy 11 & Hwy 88 (Lat: 34.696500 Lon: -91.096500), Type: Upole, Structure height: 8 m, Call Sign: WPLZ481
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.362 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/19/2013, Expiration Date: 04/23/2023, Certifier: Signature On File
    Registrant: Micro-Comm, Inc., 15895 S. Pflumm Road, Olathe, KS 66062, Phone: (913) 390-4500, Fax: (913) 390-4550, Email:
  • Lat: 34.676722 Lon: -92.088389, Call Sign: WPYG450
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.682 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/06/2003, Expiration Date: 08/06/2013, Certifier: Glenn Norris
    Registrant: Douthits Radio Service Inc, 1301 East Martin Avenue, Pine Bluff, AR 71601, Phone: (870) 535-3894, Fax: (870) 535-3863

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: W5MPG, Previous Call Sign: N5WUM, Licensee ID: L01445129
    Grant Date: 11/14/2008, Expiration Date: 11/24/2018
    Registrant: Rex L Parker Jr, 5 Rogers Ln, Scott, AR 72142
  • Call Sign: WA5MZQ
    Grant Date: 04/02/1996, Expiration Date: 04/02/2006, Cancellation Date: 04/03/2008
    Registrant: Bernard E Adams, 14011 Old River Dr, Scott, AR 72142
  • Call Sign: KD5WRY, Licensee ID: L00689018
    Grant Date: 04/03/2013, Expiration Date: 05/21/2023, Certifier: Arthur B Cantrell
    Registrant: Arthur B Cantrell, 12814 Smarty Jones Dr, Scott, AR 72142-9548


FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Scott)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 31
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
  • Service Call: 1

Incident types - Scott

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

Businesses in Scott, AR

  • UPS: 1
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