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Boone County, Arkansas (AR)

County population in 2016: 37,549 (38% urban, 62% rural); it was 33,948 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 6,400
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,641
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 10,158
Renter-occupied apartments: 4,079 (it was 3,693 in 2000)
% of renters here:

27%
State:

33%

Land area: 591 sq. mi.

Water area: 10.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 64 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Boone County: 80.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (13.8%), Manufacturing (12.6%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (11.8%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (11.3%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (10.3%), Information (10.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 56%
  • Government: 5%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 40%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Boone County, Arkansas:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (94.0%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.9%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (0.7%)
  • Asian alone (0.5%)
Median resident age:  42.7 years
Arkansas median age:  38.0 years
Males: 18,436  (49.1%)
Females: 19,113  (50.9%)
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Boone County,AR real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Boone County:

2.0 people
Arkansas:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $40,488 ($29,988 in 1999)

This county:

$40,488
Arkansas:

$44,334

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $471 (lower quartile is $403, upper quartile is $582)
This county:

$471
State:

$535


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $122,978 (it was $73,900 in 2000)
Boone:

$122,978
Arkansas:

$123,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $79,245 - $181,346
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $874
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $303

Institutionalized population: 367

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 2
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 50
  • Burglaries: 147
  • Thefts: 112
  • Auto thefts: 40

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 24
  • Burglaries: 13
  • Thefts: 124
  • Auto thefts: 13
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 45 buildings, average cost: $123,500
  • 2008: 36 buildings, average cost: $108,100
  • 2009: 20 buildings, average cost: $145,300
  • 2010: 18 buildings, average cost: $183,800
  • 2011: 13 buildings, average cost: $201,600
  • 2012: 17 buildings, average cost: $169,300
  • 2013: 18 buildings, average cost: $182,200
  • 2014: 12 buildings, average cost: $166,400
Number of permits per 10,000 residents
Average permit cost
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $658 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $706 (0.6%)

Boone County household income distribution in 2013 Boone County home values distribution in 2013 Boone County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 16.0%
Boone County:

16.0%
Arkansas:

17.2%
(15.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.2% for Black residents, 11.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 59.1% for American Indian residents, 35.0% for other race residents, 35.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 42.7 years old
(Males: 40.7 years old, Females: 44.2 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43.1 years old, Black residents: 28.7 years old, American Indian residents: 44.3 years old, Asian residents: 43.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 26.5 years old, Other race residents: 42.2 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Boone County is $387 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $465 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $596 a month.

Cities in this county include: Harrison, Diamond City, Bergman, Bellefonte, Alpena, Lead Hill, Everton, Valley Springs, Omaha, South Lead Hill.

Boone County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Boone County: Ben-Gay (A), Camp Kiwania (B), Camp Miramichee (C), Hilltop (D), Grange (E), Ozark Acres Volunteer Fire Department (F), Center Volunteer Fire Department (G), Wirth Volunteer Fire Department (H), Poughkeepsie Volunteer Fire Department (I), Grange - Calamine Volunteer Fire Department Main Station (J), Grange - Calamine Volunteer Fire Department Substation (K), Martin Creek Volunteer Fire Department (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Boone County include: Union Missionary Church (A), Baker Chapel (B), Banks Church (C), Bettis Church (D), Bold Spring Church (E), Bradford Chapel (F), Bristol Church (G), Cabin Creek Church (H), Campground Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Lafferty Cemetery (1), Babe Collins Cemetery (2), Barnes Cemetery (3), Shiloh Cemetery (4), Shaver Cemetery (5), Liberty Hill Cemetery (6), Noth Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Persimmon Pond (A), Duck Pond (B), Cedar Lake (C), Runyans Lake (D), Upper Lake - Green Acres Estates (E), Lower Lake - Green Acres Estates (F), Catfish Lake (G), Lake Galilee (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: North Big Creek (A), Neely Creek (B), Mirey Branch (C), Miller Prong (D), Meeks Branch (E), Mays Branch (F), Mars Branch (G), Long Branch (H), Lige Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Boone County include: Harold E Alexander Wildlife Management Area (1), Doctor Toms Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Clay County , Forsyth County, North Carolina , Lauderdale County, Tennessee , Mecklenburg County, Virginia , Unicoi County, Tennessee , Hansford County, Texas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.7%
Arkansas:

4.8%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 988
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 85.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 15.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 297 (49.5% naturalized citizens)

Boone County:

0.8%
Whole state:

4.6%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Boone County population
  • 402010 or later
  • 922000 to 2009
  • 821990 to 1999
  • 421980 to 1989
  • 221970 to 1979
  • 139Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 87.9%

Boone County marital status for males Boone County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 12,959
  • One, attached: 219
  • Two: 307
  • 3 or 4: 537
  • 5 to 9: 306
  • 10 to 19: 504
  • 20 to 49: 13
  • 50 or more: 13
  • Mobile homes: 2,164

Housing units in Boone County with a mortgage: 5,324 (100 second mortgage, 222 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,244

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

54.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Boone County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant23,48582
Mainline Protestant2,43713
Catholic9701
Other5752
None9,436-
Boone County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Boone County:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Boone County:

5.46 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 27
This county:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.66 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Boone County:

9.5%
Arkansas:

9.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Boone County:

27.8%
State:

29.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.8%
State:

13.6%

Agriculture in Boone County:

Average size of farms: 218 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $60,823
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $32.45
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 98.52%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $50,240
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 12.78%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $34,852
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 95.71%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 25.56
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 1.29%
Land in orchards: 134 acres

Tornado activity:

Boone County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Arkansas state average. It is 2292398.8 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 23 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 12/24/1982, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Boone County-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 89.3 miles away from Boone County center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 90.9 miles away from the county 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 159.8 miles away from the county 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 181.5 miles away from the county 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 205.0 miles away from Boone County center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 185.2 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Arkansas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: December 26, 2015 to January 22, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4254: February 05, 2016, FEMA Id: 4254, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Arkansas Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: August 08, 2013 to August 14, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4143: September 04, 2013, FEMA Id: 4143, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Arkansas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Associated Flooding, Incident Period: April 14, 2011 to June 03, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1975: May 02, 2011, FEMA Id: 1975, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Arkansas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: October 29, 2009 to November 08, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1861: December 03, 2009, FEMA Id: 1861, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Arkansas Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 26, 2009 to January 30, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1819: February 06, 2009, FEMA Id: 1819, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Arkansas Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 26, 2009 to January 30, 2009, Emergency Declared EM-3301: January 28, 2009, FEMA Id: 3301, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Arkansas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: March 18, 2008 to April 28, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1751: March 26, 2008, FEMA Id: 1751, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Arkansas Hurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3215: September 02, 2005, FEMA Id: 3215, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Arkansas Severe Storms, Flooding and Landslides, Incident Period: April 19, 2004 to May 18, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1516: May 07, 2004, FEMA Id: 1516, Natural disaster type: Storm, Landslide, Flood
  • Arkansas Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 12, 2000 to January 08, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1354: December 29, 2000, FEMA Id: 1354, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • 5 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Boone County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Philippines (25%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (18%)
  • Germany (14%)
  • Taiwan (10%)
  • Mexico (9%)
  • India (6%)
  • Czechoslovakia (includes Czech Republic and Slovakia) (5%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Boone County


  • American (25%)
  • German (11%)
  • English (11%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • European (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • Dutch (1%)

Boone County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 13,504 (84.2%)
  • Carpooled: 1,595 (10.0%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 17 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 176 (1.1%)
  • Bicycle: 63 (0.4%)
  • Walked: 252 (1.6%)
  • Worked at home: 412 (2.6%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Boone County, Arkansas in 2000:

  • 322 people in nursing homes
  • 85 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 85 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 65 people in religious group quarters
  • 43 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 38 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 37 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 2 people in homes for the mentally retarded

People in group quarters in Boone County, Arkansas in 2010:

  • 263 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 72 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 69 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 32 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 16 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 13 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $43,259.

6.68% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,508 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.68%
Arkansas average:

6.94%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.19% relocated from other counties in Arkansas ($14,310 average AGI)
3.48% relocated from other states ($17,197 average AGI)
Boone County:

3.48%
Arkansas average:

3.02%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Carroll County, AR  0.68% ($26,407 average AGI)
from Newton County, AR  0.62% ($21,346)
from Taney County, MO  0.46% ($34,310)
from Marion County, AR  0.34% ($34,605)
from Washington County, AR  0.21% ($30,269)
from Benton County, AR  0.20% ($36,560)
from Searcy County, AR  0.19% ($24,167)


6.33% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,389 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.33%
Arkansas average:

6.84%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.09% relocated to other counties in Arkansas ($13,181 average AGI)
3.24% relocated to other states ($18,208 average AGI)
Boone County:

3.24%
Arkansas average:

2.91%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Carroll County, AR  0.50% ($23,683 average AGI)
to Taney County, MO  0.49% ($31,565)
to Newton County, AR  0.47% ($29,203)
to Washington County, AR  0.44% ($28,964)
to Marion County, AR  0.32% ($24,925)
to Benton County, AR  0.22% ($33,000)
to Greene County, MO  0.15% ($29,737)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.1

Births per 1000 population in Boone County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Boone County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.0

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Boone County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 18.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 5.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Boone County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Boone County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Boone County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Boone County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Boone County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Boone County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 8,039 (6,148 aged, 1,891 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 927 (11%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Boone County, Arkansas in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (917)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (476)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (365)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (269)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (250)
  • Congestive heart failure (168)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (142)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (141)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (130)
  • Unspecified dementia (116)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 172.6. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 127.4
  • Other - 45.2

Household type by relationship:

Households: 37,549
  • In family households: 31,375 (5,624 male householders, 4,482 female householders)
    7,998 spouses, 10,287 children (9,504 natural, 287 adopted, 499 stepchildren), 918 grandchildren, 400 brothers or sisters, 419 parents, 316 other relatives, 863 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 5,623 (2,073 male householders (1,781 living alone)), 2,678 female householders (2,444 living alone)), 872 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 527

Size of family households: 5,396 2-persons, 2,228 3-persons, 1,296 4-persons, 752 5-persons, 259 6-persons, 203 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 4,226 1-person, 479 2-persons, 23 3-persons, 30 5-persons.

5,096 married couples with children.
2,096 single-parent households (697 men, 1,399 women).

98.3% of residents of Boone speak English at home.
1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (94% speak English very well, 4% speak English well, 2% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (44% speak English very well, 56% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $268,732,000 ($7,623 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $8,162,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $112,306,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $43,416,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,560,000
Federal grants: $97,014,000
Federal procurement contracts: $3,631,000 ($1,076,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $10,805,000 ($67,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,865,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $12,519,000
Federal Government insurance: $6,900,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 2,227
Here:

62 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,980
Here:

55 per 1000 residents
State:

53 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +48
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +1,601
Here:

+45 per 1000 residents
State:

+13 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Boone County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 3.16 millions of gallons per day (26% from ground, 74% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.4

Year house built in Boone County, Arkansas Note: State values scaled to Boone County population
  • 1952014 or later
  • 5222010 to 2013
  • 2,6562000 to 2009
  • 2,8331990 to 1999
  • 1,8861980 to 1989
  • 4,1051970 to 1979
  • 1,8211960 to 1969
  • 9601950 to 1959
  • 5421940 to 1949
  • 1,5081939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Boone County, Arkansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Boone County, Arkansas Note: State values scaled to Boone County population
  • 111 room
  • 522 rooms
  • 4293 rooms
  • 1,1364 rooms
  • 2,6475 rooms
  • 2,3736 rooms
  • 1,6437 rooms
  • 8148 rooms
  • 1,4299+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Boone County, Arkansas Note: State values scaled to Boone County population
  • 761 room
  • 2042 rooms
  • 5773 rooms
  • 1,2744 rooms
  • 9365 rooms
  • 5766 rooms
  • 3077 rooms
  • 1518 rooms
  • 1389+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Boone County, Arkansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Boone County, Arkansas Note: State values scaled to Boone County population
  • 9no bedroom
  • 3611 bedroom
  • 2,3452 bedrooms
  • 5,8953 bedrooms
  • 1,4444 bedrooms
  • 4865+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Boone County, Arkansas Note: State values scaled to Boone County population
  • 78no bedroom
  • 7711 bedroom
  • 1,7602 bedrooms
  • 1,3503 bedrooms
  • 2054 bedrooms
  • 925+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Boone County, Arkansas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Boone County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Boone County population
  • 292no vehicle
  • 2,6081 vehicle
  • 4,9182 vehicles
  • 1,7683 vehicles
  • 6264 vehicles
  • 3265+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Boone County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Boone County population
  • 637no vehicle
  • 1,9351 vehicle
  • 1,4522 vehicles
  • 1953 vehicles
  • 324 vehicles
  • 635+ vehicles

81.1% of Boone County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 38% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 54% lived in Arkansas.

Boone County:

81.1%
State average:

84.2%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 21,457
  • Other state: 15,754
  • Northeast: 928
  • Midwest: 6,656
  • South: 4,342
  • West: 3,737
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Boone County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 42.2%Electricity
  • 30.9%Utility gas
  • 15.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 9.7%Wood
  • 0.2%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 50.5%Electricity
  • 33.8%Utility gas
  • 10.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.5%Wood
  • 0.2%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 275
Here:

7.7%
Arkansas:

8.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 179
Here:

9.4%
Arkansas:

8.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 152
Here:

11.6%
Arkansas:

16.0%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Boone County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - General: $574,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,041,000
    Police Protection: $1,347,000
    Central Staff Services: $570,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $568,000
    Corrections - Other: $404,000
    Libraries: $347,000
    General Public Buildings: $337,000
    Financial Administration: $302,000
    Solid Waste Management: $127,000
    Air Transportation: $90,000
    Health Services - Other: $71,000
    Parks & Recreation: $36,000
    General - Other: $33,000
    Fire Protection: $27,000
    Welfare - Other: $20,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $1,680,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $2,185,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $639,000

Boone County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $95,000
  • Charges - All Other: $587,000
    Solid Waste Management: $32,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $2,327,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $683,000
    Interest Earnings: $208,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,174,000
    General Support: $702,000
    All Other: $180,000
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $2,151,000
    Property: $1,105,000

Boone County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,898,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 942
  • Number of aged recipients: 103
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 839
  • Number of recipients under 18: 129
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 605
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 208
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 490
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 362
Boone County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons
Fatal accident count
Vehicles involved in fatal accidents
Fatal accidents involving drunken persons
Fatalities
Persons involved in fatal accidents
Boone County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians
Fatal accident count
Vehicles involved in fatal accidents
Fatal accidents involving drunken persons
Fatalities
Persons involved in fatal accidents
Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents
Most common first names in Boone County, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James26573.7 years
John23075.8 years
William22975.1 years
Mary17379.9 years
Robert13473.4 years
Charles11572.7 years
George10878.4 years
Dorothy7679.1 years
Ruth7382.6 years
Helen7277.9 years
Most common last names in Boone County, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith15676.2 years
Jones10379.0 years
Martin8076.7 years
Johnson6978.6 years
Brown6479.9 years
Moore5780.0 years
Taylor5677.9 years
Williams5577.6 years
Wilson5375.3 years
Davis5277.4 years
Businesses in Boone County, AR
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Lane Furniture1
Ace Hardware1Little Caesars Pizza1
Arby's1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Ascend Collection1Maurices1
AutoZone1McDonald's2
Blockbuster1New Balance1
Burger King1Nike1
Chevrolet1Nissan1
ColorTyme1Payless1
Curves1Pizza Hut2
Dairy Queen1Quality1
Days Inn1SONIC Drive-In3
FedEx5Sears1
Ford1Subway5
GameStop1Super 81
H&R Block1Taco Bell1
Hardee's1Toyota1
Hilton1True Value1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul5
Home Depot1UPS6
JCPenney1Verizon Wireless2
Jones New York1Walgreens1
KFC1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy1Wendy's1