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Grant County, Arkansas (AR)

County population in 2014: 18,144 (25% urban, 75% rural); it was 16,464 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 3,163
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,221
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,005
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,549 (it was 1,236 in 2000)
% of renters here:

20%
State:

33%

Land area: 632 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 29 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Grant County: 80.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (32.8%), Construction (17.4%), Educational, health and social services (10.9%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (10.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 50%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 50%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Grant County, Arkansas:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (94.1%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.2%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (2.2%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)
Median resident age:  39.0 years
Arkansas median age:  37.0 years
Males: 9,013  (49.7%)
Females: 9,131  (50.3%)
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Grant County,AR real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Grant County:

2.0 people
Arkansas:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2015: $46,867 ($37,182 in 1999)

This county:

$46,867
Arkansas:

$41,995

Median contract rent in 2015 for apartments: $536 (lower quartile is $399, upper quartile is $578)
This county:

$536
State:

$521


Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $117,341 (it was $60,800 in 2000)
Grant:

$117,341
Arkansas:

$120,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $66,889 - $181,222
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $960
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $346

Institutionalized population: 143

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 4
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 25
  • Burglaries: 45
  • Thefts: 76
  • Auto thefts: 13
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 18 buildings, average cost: $95,300
  • 2008: 17 buildings, average cost: $73,500
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $109,800
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $109,800
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $109,800
  • 2012: 14 buildings, average cost: $148,100
  • 2013: 8 buildings, average cost: $147,900
  • 2014: 9 buildings, average cost: $115,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $592 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $564 (0.5%)

Grant County household income distribution in 2009 Grant County home values distribution Grant County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 12.0%
(10.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.3% for Black residents, 49.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 36.1% for American Indian residents, 50.0% for other race residents, 10.6% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 11.8%
Grant County:

11.8%
Arkansas:

19.1%
(10.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.5% for Black residents, 50.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 29.4% for American Indian residents, 53.5% for other race residents, 9.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2015: 39 years old
(Males: 39 years old, Females: 40 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 40 years old, Black residents: 30 years old, American Indian residents: 26 years old, Asian residents: 28 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 22 years old, Other race residents: 28 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Grant County is $382 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $466 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $675 a month.

Cities in this county include: Sheridan, Leola, Tull, Prattsville, Poyen.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Grant County: Adamsburg Landing (A), Camp Ta-Lo-Ha (B), Cedar Hill (C), Greenleaf Landing (D), Plainview Gate (E), National Center for Toxicological Research (F), Tucker Prison Farm (G), Woodlawn Country Club (H), Dexter Gate (I), Warbritton Gate (J), Stark Gate (K), Pine Bluff Disposal Landfill (L), Southeast Volunteer Fire Department (M), Tucker State Prison (N), Tucker Volunteer Fire Station (O), White Bluff Power Plant (P), Pine Bluff Arsenal (Q), Wright - Pastoria Volunteer Fire Department (R), Hardin Fire Department (S), Highway 15 Volunteer Fire Department (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Grant County include: Travelers Rest Church (A), Union Church (B), Wabbaseka Church (C), Watkins Chapel (D), Wattensaw Church (E), Wheeler Chapel (F), Whiteville Church (G), Antioch Church (H), Barnes Chapel (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Smith Cemetery (1), Tucker Cemetery (2), Langford Cemetery (3), Atkins Cemetery (4), Lee Cemetery (5), Blackman Cemetery (6), Blackwell Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Dudley Lake (A), Dilly Pond (B), Brushy Lake (C), Brean Lake (D), Mud Lake (E), Felix Pond (F), Big Grassy Brake (G), Willow Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Mile Branch (A), Love Creek (B), Long Pond Creek (C), Little Cypress Bayou (D), Little Bayou Meto (E), Lipscomb Branch (F), Ledbetter Creek (G), Kings Bayou (H), Jackson Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Grant County include: Lock and Dam Number 5 Public Use Area (1), Sheppard Island Public Use Area (2), Rising Star Public Use Area (3), Trulock Public Use Area (4), Tar Camp Public Use Area (5), Lock (6), Little Bayou Meto Park (7), Bayou Meto Public Use Area (8). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Fairfield County, South Carolina , Harmon County, Oklahoma , Lancaster County, South Carolina , Love County, Oklahoma , Fulton County, Georgia , Hart County, Georgia .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.4%
Arkansas:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 539
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 77.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 11.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 100 (32% naturalized citizens)

Grant County:

0.6%
Whole state:

2.8%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 34
  • 1990 to 1994: 6
  • 1985 to 1989: 22
  • 1980 to 1984: 4
  • 1975 to 1979: 4
  • 1970 to 1974: 7
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1965 to 1969: 23
Note: State values scaled to Grant County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 41.0%

Grant County marital status for males Grant County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,479
  • One, attached: 57
  • Two: 63
  • 3 or 4: 62
  • 5 to 9: 20
  • 10 to 19: 7
  • 20 or more: 20
  • Mobile homes: 2,238
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 14

Housing units in Grant County with a mortgage: 1,417 (123 second mortgage, 30 home equity loan, 6 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,149

Here:

55.2% with mortgage
State:

60.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Grant County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,28338
Mainline Protestant9048
Black Protestant3072
Catholic681
Other-1
None9,291-
Grant 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: 4
Grant County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.


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

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Grant County:

5.73 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 7
This county:

4.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.66 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Grant County:

9.3%
Arkansas:

9.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Grant County:

30.5%
State:

29.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.0%
State:

13.6%

Agriculture in Grant County:

Average size of farms: 147 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $24,180
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $109.36
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 82.01%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $18,236
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 27.13%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $28,799
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 95.62%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 27.03
Vegetables: 195 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Grant County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Arkansas state average. It is 2411209.1 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused one fatality and 11 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/21/1955, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado killed one person and injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Grant County-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 76% 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 61.0 miles away from Grant County 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 63.5 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 151.3 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 215.0 miles away from the county center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 143.4 miles away from Grant 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 191.7 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Arkansas Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 25, 2012 to December 26, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4100: January 29, 2013, FEMA Id: 4100, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Arkansas Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: December 23, 2009 to January 02, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1872: February 04, 2010, FEMA Id: 1872, Natural disaster type: Storm, 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 Storms and Flooding associated with Hurricane Gustav, Incident Period: September 02, 2008 to September 08, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1793: September 18, 2008, FEMA Id: 1793, Natural disaster type: Storm, Hurricane, Flood
  • Arkansas Severe Storms, Flooding, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: May 02, 2008 to May 12, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1758: May 20, 2008, FEMA Id: 1758, 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 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
  • Arkansas Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 12, 2000 to January 08, 2001, Emergency Declared EM-3159: December 28, 2000, FEMA Id: 3159, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Arkansas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, High Winds and Flooding, Incident Period: January 21, 1999 to January 31, 1999, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1266: January 23, 1999, FEMA Id: 1266, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Arkansas Severe Storms/Flooding, Incident Period: April 04, 1997 to April 21, 1997, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1176: April 14, 1997, FEMA Id: 1176, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 1 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Grant County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (42%)
  • Austria (14%)
  • Germany (14%)
  • Philippines (8%)
  • Netherlands (7%)
  • Korea (5%)
  • Iran (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Grant County (%):

  • United States or American (40%)
  • Irish (12%)
  • German (10%)
  • English (9%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • Dutch (2%)
  • French (except Basque) (2%)

Grant County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 6,128 (82%)
  • Carpooled: 1,060 (14%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 17 (0%)
  • Walked: 93 (1%)
  • Other means: 59 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 92 (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


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

  • 96 people in nursing homes
  • 69 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 16 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
80 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
63 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $50,594.

6.81% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,971 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.81%
Arkansas average:

6.94%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.52% relocated from other counties in Arkansas ($31,643 average AGI)
1.29% relocated from other states ($6,326 average AGI)
Grant County:

1.29%
Arkansas average:

3.02%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jefferson County, AR  1.27% ($38,654 average AGI)
from Pulaski County, AR  0.95% ($49,190)
from Saline County, AR  0.87% ($37,943)
from Hot Spring County, AR  0.59% ($31,194)
from Garland County, AR  0.23% ($31,500)
from Lincoln County, AR  0.16% ($40,500)


7.35% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,773 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.35%
Arkansas average:

6.84%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.89% relocated to other counties in Arkansas ($24,086 average AGI)
1.46% relocated to other states ($6,689 average AGI)
Grant County:

1.46%
Arkansas average:

2.91%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Pulaski County, AR  1.49% ($29,326 average AGI)
to Saline County, AR  1.23% ($33,355)
to Jefferson County, AR  0.73% ($36,089)
to Hot Spring County, AR  0.50% ($20,871)
to Garland County, AR  0.36% ($26,409)
to Faulkner County, AR  0.29% ($20,111)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.1
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.3

Births per 1000 population in Grant County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Grant County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 10.4

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Grant County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 16.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 6.2%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Grant County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Grant County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,835 (2,210 aged, 625 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 548 (13%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (234)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (215)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (141)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (129)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (108)
  • Congestive heart failure (104)
  • Other ill-defined and unspecified causes of mortality (90)
  • Unspecified dementia (75)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (62)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (62)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 17,710
  • In family households: 15,578 (3,944 male householders, 1,182 female householders)
    4,059 spouses, 5,053 children (4,445 natural, 133 adopted, 475 stepchildren), 521 grandchildren, 91 brothers or sisters, 122 parents, 159 other relatives, 335 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,132 (868 male householders (728 living alone)), 939 female householders (822 living alone)), 325 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 143 (all institutionalized)

Size of family households: 2,331 2-persons, 1,216 3-persons, 959 4-persons, 414 5-persons, 132 6-persons, 74 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,550 1-person, 208 2-persons, 35 3-persons, 11 4-persons, 2 5-persons, 1 7-or-more-persons.

3,167 married couples with children.
681 single-parent households (169 men, 512 women).

97.8% of residents of Grant County speak English at home.
1.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (55% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 9% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (89% speak English very well, 11% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $101,203,000 ($5,870 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $5,891,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $42,315,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $14,796,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $5,000
Federal grants: $37,490,000
Federal procurement contracts: $698,000 ($26,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $5,898,000 ($3,762,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $864,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $5,441,000
Federal Government insurance: $2,770,000

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

Births: 892
Here:

51 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 816
Here:

47 per 1000 residents
State:

53 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +10
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +822
Here:

+47 per 1000 residents
State:

+13 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Grant County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.20 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.4
State:

5.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.3

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 115
  • 2010 to 2013: 419
  • 2000 to 2009: 1,406
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,394
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,282
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,383
  • 1960 to 1969: 956
  • 1950 to 1959: 534
  • 1940 to 1949: 266
  • 1939 or earlier: 228
Note: State values scaled to Grant population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Grant County, Arkansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Grant County population
  • 1 room: 8
  • 2 rooms: 28
  • 3 rooms: 160
  • 4 rooms: 732
  • 5 rooms: 1,659
  • 6 rooms: 1,251
  • 7 rooms: 602
  • 8 rooms: 403
  • 9+ rooms: 162
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 70
  • 3 rooms: 113
  • 4 rooms: 350
  • 5 rooms: 447
  • 6 rooms: 176
  • 7 rooms: 58
  • 8 rooms: 16
  • 9+ rooms: 6
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Grant County, Arkansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Grant County population
  • no bedroom: 10
  • 1 bedroom: 97
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,144
  • 3 bedrooms: 3,275
  • 4 bedrooms: 429
  • 5+ bedrooms: 50
  • no bedroom: 15
  • 1 bedroom: 101
  • 2 bedrooms: 590
  • 3 bedrooms: 459
  • 4 bedrooms: 64
  • 5+ bedrooms: 7
Cars and other vehicles available in Grant County, Arkansas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Grant County population
  • no vehicle: 142
  • 1 vehicle: 1,222
  • 2 vehicles: 2,385
  • 3 vehicles: 928
  • 4 vehicles: 274
  • 5+ vehicles: 54
  • no vehicle: 143
  • 1 vehicle: 616
  • 2 vehicles: 341
  • 3 vehicles: 118
  • 4 vehicles: 16
  • 5+ vehicles: 2

61% of Grant County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 42% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 71% lived in Arkansas.

Grant County:

60.5%
State average:

54.0%

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

  • This state: 12,718
  • Northeast: 162
  • Midwest: 842
  • South: 1,769
  • West: 777

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $35,800


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Grant County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (47.9%)
  • Electricity (30.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12.8%)
  • Wood (8.0%)
  • Utility gas (55.0%)
  • Electricity (25.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (15.3%)
  • Wood (3.6%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 66
Here:

3.5%
Arkansas:

7.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 6
Here:

0.6%
Arkansas:

6.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 51
Here:

11.2%
Arkansas:

14.7%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 342
  • Number of aged recipients: 32
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 310
  • Number of recipients under 18: 73
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 197
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 72
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 132
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 144
Grant County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Grant County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Grant County, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James45172.1 years
William34974.9 years
John34774.1 years
Mary27978.3 years
Robert20271.8 years
Charles16172.8 years
George16175.7 years
Thomas9875.4 years
Joe9474.8 years
Ruby9378.0 years
Most common last names in Grant County, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith21375.4 years
Williams14777.2 years
Wilson11375.4 years
Johnson11175.5 years
Davis11175.2 years
Jones10576.0 years
Brown10072.1 years
Moore8976.9 years
Taylor7675.2 years
White6974.9 years
Businesses in Grant County, AR
NameCountNameCount
AT&T3Little Caesars Pizza1
Advance Auto Parts1MasterBrand Cabinets3
Applebee's1Maurices1
Arby's1McDonald's3
AutoZone1New Balance3
Baskin-Robbins3Nike3
Burger King2Office Depot1
Chevrolet1Payless1
Cricket Wireless1Pizza Hut1
Days Inn1Popeyes1
FedEx4RadioShack2
Ford1SONIC Drive-In4
GNC1Sears1
H&R Block2Starbucks1
Hardee's1Subway3
Home Depot1T-Mobile1
IHOP1Taco Bell1
JCPenney1U-Haul2
Jones New York1UPS6
KFC1Verizon Wireless1
Kroger1Walgreens1
La-Z-Boy1Walmart2
Lane Furniture2Wendy's1