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Carroll County, Arkansas (AR)

County population in 2017: 28,027 (27% urban, 73% rural); it was 25,357 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,656
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,468
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 7,440
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,269 (it was 2,749 in 2000)
% of renters here:

27%
State:

33%

Land area: 630 sq. mi.

Water area: 8.5 sq. mi.

Population density: 44 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Carroll County: 80.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Retail trade (44.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 76%
  • Government: 4%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 19%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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  • Races in Carroll County, AR (2017)
    • 22,38188.3%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 4,30317.0%Hispanic or Latino
    • 6132.4%Two or more races
    • 3191.3%Asian alone
    • 2040.8%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 1560.6%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 1360.5%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
Median resident age:

44.8 years
Arkansas median age:

38.1 years
Males: 13,801  (49.2%)
Females: 14,226  (50.8%)
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Average household size:
Carroll County:

2.0 people
Arkansas:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $41,548 ($27,924 in 1999)
This county:

$41,548
Arkansas:

$45,869

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $480 (lower quartile is $359, upper quartile is $563)
This county:

$480
State:

$548


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $131,319 (it was $80,200 in 2000)
Carroll:

$131,319
Arkansas:

$128,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $72,938 - $239,253
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $969
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $305

Institutionalized population: 219

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 35
  • Thefts: 97
  • Auto thefts: 18

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 8
  • Burglaries: 35
  • Thefts: 91
  • Auto thefts: 20
Carroll County, AR map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 24 buildings, average cost: $58,200
  • 1998: 27 buildings, average cost: $79,100
  • 1999: 22 buildings, average cost: $96,400
  • 2000: 35 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2001: 22 buildings, average cost: $74,500
  • 2002: 27 buildings, average cost: $86,800
  • 2003: 26 buildings, average cost: $93,300
  • 2004: 38 buildings, average cost: $102,200
  • 2005: 64 buildings, average cost: $77,300
  • 2006: 43 buildings, average cost: $106,900
  • 2007: 36 buildings, average cost: $124,400
  • 2008: 21 buildings, average cost: $73,300
  • 2009: 20 buildings, average cost: $92,700
  • 2010: 10 buildings, average cost: $153,600
  • 2011: 11 buildings, average cost: $99,000
  • 2012: 14 buildings, average cost: $106,800
  • 2013: 11 buildings, average cost: $100,800
  • 2014: 10 buildings, average cost: $104,200
  • 2015: 7 buildings, average cost: $149,800
  • 2016: 16 buildings, average cost: $114,500
  • 2017: 19 buildings, average cost: $107,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Carroll, AR residents
Average permit cost in Carroll, AR
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,078 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $798 (0.6%)

Distribution of median household income in Carroll, AR in 2017
Distribution of house value in Carroll, AR in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Carroll, AR in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.2%
Carroll County:

14.2%
Arkansas:

16.4%
(11.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 68.8% for Black residents, 23.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 12.2% for American Indian residents, 84.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 13.8% for other race residents, 16.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 44.8 years old
(Males: 44.2 years old, Females: 46.0 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 49.9 years old, Black residents: 28.6 years old, American Indian residents: 54.6 years old, Asian residents: 14.9 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 23.5 years old, Other race residents: 23.3 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Carroll County is $402 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $482 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $608 a month.

Cities in this county include: Berryville, Green Forest, Holiday Island, Eureka Springs, Beaver, Blue Eye.

Carroll 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 Carroll County: Robinson Point Landing (A), Salem Landing (B), Talbert Landing (C), Traceys Landing (D), Mouth of Bruce Creek Landing (E), Norfork National Fish Hatchery (F), Mooneys Landing (G), Buford Station (H), Arkana Station (I), Nelson Ferry (J), Matney Campground (K), Shipps Ferry (L), Quarry Landing (M), Newton Landing (N), Jordan Landing (O), Hand Landing (P), Gamaliel Landing (Q), Cranfield Landing (R), Buzzard Roost Landing (S), Red Bank Landing (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Carroll County include: Three Brothers Church (A), Wates Church (B), Zion Church (C), Mountain View Church (D), Mount Zion Church (E), Bible Study Chapel (F), Hall Chapel (G), Bethel Springs Church (H), East Cotter Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Tucker Cemetery (1), Amos Cemetery (2), Nelson Cemetery (3), Athens Cemetery (4), Baker Cemetery (5), Moody Cemetery (6), Bentley Ridge Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Ozark Acres Lake (A), Gardner Lake (B), Norfork Lake (C), Higginbottom Lake (D), Big Flat Lake (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Cunningham Creek (A), Little Creek (B), Lithia Creek (C), Coldwater Creek (D), Cockran Creek (E), Keeter Creek (F), Fords Branch (G), Cataract Creek (H), Jenkins Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Carroll County include: Lakeview Public Use Area (1), Robinson Point Use Area (2), Red Bank Use Area (3), Quarry Use Area (4), Pigeon Creek Public Use Area (5), Panther Bay Public Use Area (6), Jordan Use Area (7), Tracy Use Area (8), Talbert Use Area (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Baxter County , Carroll County, Tennessee , Caldwell County, North Carolina , Forsyth County, North Carolina , Grayson County, Virginia , Hansford County, Texas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.4%
Arkansas:

3.4%

Unemployment by year in Carroll, AR
County total employment by year in Carroll, AR
County average yearly wages by year in Carroll, AR

Current college students: 398
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 86.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 20.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 2,276 (35.5% naturalized citizens)

Carroll County:

8.1%
Whole state:

4.7%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 3712010 or later
  • 8452000 to 2009
  • 5471990 to 1999
  • 4151980 to 1989
  • 941970 to 1979
  • 107Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 87.5%

Carroll County marital status for males Carroll County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 10,054
  • One, attached: 219
  • Two: 382
  • 3 or 4: 475
  • 5 to 9: 176
  • 10 to 19: 113
  • 20 to 49: 44
  • 50 or more: 104
  • Mobile homes: 2,171
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 28

Housing units in Carroll County with a mortgage: 3,951 (51 second mortgage, 192 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,442

Here:

42.9% with mortgage
State:

55.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Carroll County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,92656
Mainline Protestant1,4798
Catholic9502
Other4887
None16,603-
Carroll 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
Carroll County:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.37 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.37 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Carroll County:

6.60 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 47
This county:

17.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.66 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Carroll County:

9.9%
Arkansas:

9.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Carroll County:

25.2%
State:

29.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.0%
State:

13.6%

Agriculture in Carroll County:

Average size of farms: 247 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $144,703
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $26.61
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.24%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 99.19%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $111,530
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 17.76%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.55%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $44,577
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 92.38%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 27.89
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 2.01%
All wheat for grain: 200 harvested acres
Vegetables: 10 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 96 acres

Tornado activity:

Carroll County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Arkansas state average. It is 2433303.6 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 6 fatalities and 62 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 5/15/1968, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado killed 3 people and injured 25 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Carroll 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 111.1 miles away from Carroll 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 112.4 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 188.1 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 208.7 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 230.1 miles away from Carroll 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 213.5 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 Tropical Storm Ike, Incident Period: September 13, 2008 to September 23, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1804: October 22, 2008, FEMA Id: 1804, Natural disaster type: Tropical 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
  • 4 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Carroll County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Carroll

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 8,784 (79.4%)
  • Carpooled: 1,128 (10.2%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 8 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 60 (0.5%)
  • Walked: 481 (4.3%)
  • Worked at home: 648 (5.9%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (46%)
  • Guatemala (19%)
  • El Salvador (7%)
  • Honduras (4%)
  • Oceania, n.e.c. (4%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (3%)
  • Dominican Republic (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Carroll County


  • American (15%)
  • English (8%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • German (6%)
  • European (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 162 people in nursing homes
  • 31 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 26 people in religious group quarters
  • 11 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 5 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 5 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill

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

  • 124 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 95 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 11 people in college/university student housing
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $41,593.

6.33% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,564 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.33%
Arkansas average:

6.87%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.65% relocated from other counties in Arkansas ($15,698 average AGI)
3.68% relocated from other states ($26,865 average AGI)
Carroll County:

3.68%
Arkansas average:

2.88%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Washington County, AR  0.67% ($36,597 average AGI)
from Boone County, AR  0.61% ($27,393)
from Benton County, AR  0.44% ($49,705)


6.68% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,764 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.68%
Arkansas average:

6.90%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.41% relocated to other counties in Arkansas ($16,665 average AGI)
3.27% relocated to other states ($14,099 average AGI)
Carroll County:

3.27%
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 Benton County, AR  0.85% ($39,953 average AGI)
to Washington County, AR  0.81% ($33,024)
to Boone County, AR  0.68% ($26,116)
to Barry County, MO  0.29% ($29,172)
to Madison County, AR  0.29% ($22,724)
to Taney County, MO  0.20% ($31,150)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.3

Births per 1000 population in Carroll County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Carroll County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.0

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Carroll County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 25.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 9.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Carroll County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Carroll County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Carroll County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Carroll County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Carroll County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Carroll County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 5,340 (4,295 aged, 1,045 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,339 (21%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (421)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (287)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (198)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (190)
  • Congestive heart failure (185)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (162)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (142)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (134)
  • Unspecified dementia (99)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (84)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 21%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 21%

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 152.5. This is less than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 28,027
  • In family households: 23,060 (3,601 male householders, 3,388 female householders)
    5,760 spouses, 7,769 children (6,970 natural, 512 adopted, 287 stepchildren), 692 grandchildren, 456 brothers or sisters, 549 parents, 522 other relatives, 343 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 4,685 (1,975 male householders (1,647 living alone)), 1,925 female householders (1,748 living alone)), 787 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 280

Size of family households: 3,884 2-persons, 1,190 3-persons, 1,018 4-persons, 482 5-persons, 315 6-persons, 114 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,394 1-person, 475 2-persons, 37 3-persons.

4,155 married couples with children.
1,368 single-parent households (309 men, 1,059 women).

86.9% of residents of Carroll speak English at home.
11.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (53% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 19% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
1.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (87% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 1% speak English not well).
1.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (29% speak English very well, 35% speak English well, 21% speak English not well, 15% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $143,157,000 ($5,391 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $26,382,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $71,141,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $26,091,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $370,000
Federal grants: $17,825,000
Federal procurement contracts: $18,127,000 ($17,112,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $9,602,000 ($3,868,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $364,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $5,879,000
Federal Government insurance: $464,000

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

Births: 1,817
Here:

67 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,299
Here:

48 per 1000 residents
State:

53 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +799
Here:

+30 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +368
Here:

+14 per 1000 residents
State:

+13 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Carroll County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 4.52 millions of gallons per day (12% from ground, 88% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

4.5

Year house built in Carroll County, Arkansas
  • Year house built in Carroll County, Arkansas
  • 2942014 or later
  • 1352010 to 2013
  • 2,5962000 to 2009
  • 2,8141990 to 1999
  • 2,1681980 to 1989
  • 2,1901970 to 1979
  • 7001960 to 1969
  • 7581950 to 1959
  • 4461940 to 1949
  • 1,4931939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Carroll County, Arkansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Carroll County, Arkansas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Carroll County, Arkansas
  • 581 room
  • 1692 rooms
  • 3613 rooms
  • 9324 rooms
  • 2,0365 rooms
  • 1,6716 rooms
  • 1,1417 rooms
  • 7398 rooms
  • 1,3149+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Carroll County, Arkansas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Carroll County, Arkansas
  • 981 room
  • 1622 rooms
  • 4443 rooms
  • 7354 rooms
  • 5415 rooms
  • 2286 rooms
  • 957 rooms
  • 668 rooms
  • 1029+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Carroll County, Arkansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Carroll County, Arkansas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Carroll County, Arkansas
  • 85no bedroom
  • 4871 bedroom
  • 1,9652 bedrooms
  • 4,4343 bedrooms
  • 1,1014 bedrooms
  • 2715+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Carroll County, Arkansas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Carroll County, Arkansas
  • 115no bedroom
  • 5461 bedroom
  • 1,0302 bedrooms
  • 6133 bedrooms
  • 1444 bedrooms
  • 255+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Carroll County, Arkansas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Carroll County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Carroll County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 234no vehicle
  • 2,1961 vehicle
  • 3,4542 vehicles
  • 1,5903 vehicles
  • 7464 vehicles
  • 1825+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Carroll County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Carroll County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 381no vehicle
  • 1,3001 vehicle
  • 4782 vehicles
  • 2523 vehicles
  • 354 vehicles
  • 305+ vehicles

85.1% of Carroll County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 54% lived in Arkansas.

Carroll County:

85.1%
State average:

84.5%

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

  • This state: 12,488
  • Other state: 13,222
  • Northeast: 898
  • Midwest: 5,556
  • South: 4,251
  • West: 2,496
Year householders moved into unit in Carroll County, AR
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Carroll County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 45.1%Electricity
  • 23.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 21.6%Utility gas
  • 8.6%Wood
  • 0.6%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Solar energy
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 53.0%Electricity
  • 33.0%Utility gas
  • 8.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.3%Wood
  • 0.5%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 396
Here:

13.5%
Arkansas:

7.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 90
Here:

6.4%
Arkansas:

8.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 177
Here:

24.2%
Arkansas:

16.7%

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

Carroll County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $740,000
    Air Transportation: $133,000
  • Construction - Air Transportation: $405,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $11,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,570,000
    Police Protection: $2,162,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,714,000
    Libraries: $1,083,000
    Central Staff Services: $876,000
    Financial Administration: $814,000
    General - Other: $530,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $434,000
    Local Fire Protection: $176,000
    Air Transportation: $77,000
    Health - Other: $59,000
    Parks and Recreation: $56,000
    Corrections - Other: $8,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $315,000
    Air Transportation: $52,000
    Other: $25,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $9,000
  • Long Term Debt - Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $77,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $77,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $504,000
    General Revenue - Other: $440,000
    Interest Earnings: $92,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $111,000
    General - Other: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,259,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,641,000
    General Local Government Support: $723,000
    Other: $569,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,565,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,849,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $240,000

Carroll County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $740,000
    Air Transportation: $133,000
  • Construction - Air Transportation: $405,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $11,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,570,000
    Police Protection: $2,162,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,714,000
    Libraries: $1,083,000
    Central Staff Services: $876,000
    Financial Administration: $814,000
    General - Other: $530,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $434,000
    Local Fire Protection: $176,000
    Air Transportation: $77,000
    Health - Other: $59,000
    Parks and Recreation: $56,000
    Corrections - Other: $8,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $315,000
    Air Transportation: $52,000
    Other: $25,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $9,000
  • Long Term Debt - Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $77,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $77,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $504,000
    General Revenue - Other: $440,000
    Interest Earnings: $92,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $111,000
    General - Other: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,259,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,641,000
    General Local Government Support: $723,000
    Other: $569,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,565,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,849,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $240,000

Carroll County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $740,000
    Air Transportation: $133,000
  • Construction - Air Transportation: $405,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $11,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,570,000
    Police Protection: $2,162,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,714,000
    Libraries: $1,083,000
    Central Staff Services: $876,000
    Financial Administration: $814,000
    General - Other: $530,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $434,000
    Local Fire Protection: $176,000
    Air Transportation: $77,000
    Health - Other: $59,000
    Parks and Recreation: $56,000
    Corrections - Other: $8,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $315,000
    Air Transportation: $52,000
    Other: $25,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $9,000
  • Long Term Debt - Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $77,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $77,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $504,000
    General Revenue - Other: $440,000
    Interest Earnings: $92,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $111,000
    General - Other: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,259,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,641,000
    General Local Government Support: $723,000
    Other: $569,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,565,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,849,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $240,000

Carroll County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $740,000
    Air Transportation: $133,000
  • Construction - Air Transportation: $405,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $11,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,570,000
    Police Protection: $2,162,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,714,000
    Libraries: $1,083,000
    Central Staff Services: $876,000
    Financial Administration: $814,000
    General - Other: $530,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $434,000
    Local Fire Protection: $176,000
    Air Transportation: $77,000
    Health - Other: $59,000
    Parks and Recreation: $56,000
    Corrections - Other: $8,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $315,000
    Air Transportation: $52,000
    Other: $25,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $9,000
  • Long Term Debt - Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $77,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $77,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $504,000
    General Revenue - Other: $440,000
    Interest Earnings: $92,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $111,000
    General - Other: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,259,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,641,000
    General Local Government Support: $723,000
    Other: $569,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,565,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,849,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $240,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 523
  • Number of aged recipients: 55
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 468
  • Number of recipients under 18: 62
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 358
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 103
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 258
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 233
Most common first names in Carroll County, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John16175.9 years
William15775.8 years
James14074.1 years
Mary11879.9 years
Robert11072.0 years
Charles10576.0 years
Ruth6882.6 years
George6675.4 years
Roy5175.4 years
Richard4970.1 years
Most common last names in Carroll County, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith11876.1 years
Johnson6776.1 years
Clark6274.0 years
Jones4977.1 years
Wilson4877.3 years
Miller4577.8 years
Davis4377.7 years
Walker4277.3 years
Williams4277.3 years
Anderson3578.0 years
Businesses in Carroll County, AR
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's2
Ace Hardware2Payless1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut2
Best Western2Quality1
Comfort Inn1RadioShack1
Days Inn1Rodeway Inn1
FedEx3SONIC Drive-In2
Ford1Sears1
GameStop1Subway2
H&R Block2Travelodge1
Howard Johnson1U-Haul3
Jones New York1UPS1
KFC1Walmart1

Carroll County on our top lists:

  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election"