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Lonoke County, Arkansas (AR)

County population in 2016: 72,228 (55% urban, 45% rural); it was 52,828 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 13,456
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 5,195
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 14,625
Renter-occupied apartments: 6,644 (it was 4,637 in 2000)
% of renters here:

24%
State:

33%

Land area: 766 sq. mi.

Water area: 36.5 sq. mi.

Population density: 94 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Lonoke County: 85.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (25.6%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (13.6%), Educational, health and social services (12.3%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (11.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 71%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 26%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Lonoke County, Arkansas:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (86.4%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (5.9%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (4.2%)
  • Two or more races (2.1%)
  • Asian alone (0.7%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (0.4%)
Median resident age:  36.4 years
Arkansas median age:  38.0 years
Males: 35,917  (49.7%)
Females: 36,311  (50.3%)

Lonoke County,AR real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Lonoke County:

2.0 people
Arkansas:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $55,837 ($40,314 in 1999)

This county:

$55,837
Arkansas:

$44,334

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $654 (lower quartile is $477, upper quartile is $778)
This county:

$654
State:

$535


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $137,000 (it was $76,900 in 2000)
Lonoke:

$137,000
Arkansas:

$123,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $95,700 - $206,300
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,053
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $356

Institutionalized population: 537

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 9
  • Robberies: 5
  • Assaults: 57
  • Burglaries: 219
  • Thefts: 128
  • Auto thefts: 24

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 4
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 83
  • Burglaries: 174
  • Thefts: 213
  • Auto thefts: 14
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 394 buildings, average cost: $103,400
  • 2008: 268 buildings, average cost: $101,800
  • 2009: 249 buildings, average cost: $92,200
  • 2010: 269 buildings, average cost: $91,100
  • 2011: 254 buildings, average cost: $92,100
  • 2012: 275 buildings, average cost: $96,600
  • 2013: 299 buildings, average cost: $97,200
  • 2014: 248 buildings, average cost: $109,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,037 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $791 (0.7%)

Lonoke County household income distribution in 2009 Lonoke County home values distribution Lonoke County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 14.8%
Lonoke County:

14.8%
Arkansas:

17.2%
(16.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.7% for Black residents, 7.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 12.9% for American Indian residents, 5.6% for other race residents, 15.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 36.4 years old
(Males: 35.0 years old, Females: 37.5 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 36.8 years old, Black residents: 32.6 years old, American Indian residents: 51.3 years old, Asian residents: 45.1 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 31.1 years old, Other race residents: 26.5 years old)

Area name: Little Rock-North Little Rock, AR HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Lonoke County is $529 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $590 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $790 a month.

Cities in this county include: Cabot, Lonoke, England, Ward, Carlisle, Austin, Humnoke, Keo, Woodlawn, Allport.

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

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Neighboring counties: Grady County, Oklahoma , Hamilton County, Tennessee , Stephens County, Oklahoma , Sampson County, North Carolina .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
Arkansas:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 1,678
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 89.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 21.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,433 (28.9% naturalized citizens)

Lonoke County:

2.0%
Whole state:

4.6%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 312
  • 2000 to 2009: 389
  • 1990 to 1999: 347
  • 1980 to 1989: 148
  • 1970 to 1979: 108
  • Before 1970: 184
Note: State values scaled to Lonoke County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 38.1%

Lonoke County marital status for males Lonoke County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 21,584
  • One, attached: 75
  • Two: 899
  • 3 or 4: 846
  • 5 to 9: 526
  • 10 to 19: 649
  • 20 to 49: 72
  • 50 or more: 103
  • Mobile homes: 4,364
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 45

Housing units in Lonoke County with a mortgage: 11,297 (42 second mortgage, 447 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 6,710

Here:

64.7% with mortgage
State:

54.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Lonoke County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant24,57887
Mainline Protestant4,03917
Other1,2944
Black Protestant5414
Catholic1552
None37,749-
Lonoke 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: 9
Lonoke County:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Lonoke County:

3.62 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 30
This county:

4.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.66 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Lonoke County:

10.5%
Arkansas:

9.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Lonoke County:

32.1%
State:

29.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.2%
State:

13.6%

Agriculture in Lonoke County:

Average size of farms: 465 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $126,070
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $269.61
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 28.98%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $99,414
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 71.48%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $101,317
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 79.79%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 4.61
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 6.97%
Corn for grain: 1788 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 29614 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 21416 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 123993 harvested acres
Vegetables: 998 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 844 acres

Earthquake activity:

Lonoke County-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 31.8 miles away from Lonoke 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 33.5 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 107.5 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 170.4 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 99.3 miles away from Lonoke 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 147.7 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, 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 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 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, 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 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, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 02, 2003 to June 10, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1472: June 06, 2003, FEMA Id: 1472, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, 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
  • 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
  • 10 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Lonoke County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 13, Tornadoes: 11, Floods: 10, Winter Storms: 4, Hurricane: 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
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Information (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Information (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

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

  • Mexico (22%)
  • Philippines (8%)
  • Thailand (7%)
  • Russia (6%)
  • Germany (6%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (5%)
  • Panama (5%)

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

  • American (19%)
  • English (10%)
  • German (10%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • European (3%)
  • Scottish (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)

Lonoke County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 13,743 (79.3%)
  • Carpooled: 1,881 (10.9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 50 (0.3%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 159 (0.9%)
  • Bicycle: 24 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 535 (3.1%)
  • Worked at home: 951 (5.5%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

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


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

  • 520 people in nursing homes
  • 72 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 19 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 10 people in other nonhousehold living situations

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

  • 473 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 64 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 15 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 14 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 2 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $53,321.

9.74% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,830 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.74%
Arkansas average:

6.94%


0.22% of residents moved from foreign countries ($900 average AGI)
Lonoke County:

0.22%
Arkansas average:

0.03%

6.62% relocated from other counties in Arkansas ($25,456 average AGI)
2.89% relocated from other states ($12,474 average AGI)
Lonoke County:

2.89%
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 Pulaski County, AR  3.72% ($39,519 average AGI)
from White County, AR  0.83% ($32,244)
from Faulkner County, AR  0.38% ($34,562)
from Saline County, AR  0.25% ($39,797)
from Prairie County, AR  0.16% ($26,189)
from Jefferson County, AR  0.10% ($29,783)
from Cleburne County, AR  0.09% ($29,714)


9.05% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,606 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.05%
Arkansas average:

6.84%


0.17% of residents moved to foreign countries ($745 average AGI)
Lonoke County:

0.17%
Arkansas average:

0.03%

5.85% relocated to other counties in Arkansas ($21,932 average AGI)
3.04% relocated to other states ($13,929 average AGI)
Lonoke County:

3.04%
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  2.92% ($32,685 average AGI)
to White County, AR  0.75% ($31,823)
to Faulkner County, AR  0.53% ($33,653)
to Saline County, AR  0.25% ($37,707)
to Prairie County, AR  0.13% ($30,600)
to Jefferson County, AR  0.11% ($29,852)
to Washington County, AR  0.11% ($39,640)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.9

Births per 1000 population in Lonoke County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 8.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Lonoke County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.9

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Lonoke County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 15.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 5.2%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Lonoke County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Lonoke County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 8,497 (6,486 aged, 2,011 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 2,164 (12%)

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 Lonoke County, Arkansas in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (675)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (670)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (399)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (383)
  • Congestive heart failure (290)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (281)
  • Unspecified dementia (277)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (254)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (185)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (157)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 103.1. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 80.5
  • Other - 22.6

Household type by relationship:

Households: 72,228
  • In family households: 62,855 (11,949 male householders, 7,310 female householders)
    13,539 spouses, 22,189 children (20,262 natural, 521 adopted, 1,406 stepchildren), 3,911 grandchildren, 223 brothers or sisters, 1,169 parents, 922 other relatives, 1,643 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 8,715 (3,000 male householders (2,306 living alone)), 4,068 female householders (3,712 living alone)), 1,647 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 658

Size of family households: 7,952 2-persons, 5,240 3-persons, 2,577 4-persons, 2,366 5-persons, 578 6-persons, 546 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 6,018 1-person, 961 2-persons, 52 3-persons, 37 4-persons.

11,187 married couples with children.
3,799 single-parent households (1,206 men, 2,593 women).

96.5% of residents of Lonoke speak English at home.
2.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (69% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (82% speak English very well, 18% speak English well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (54% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 31% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $351,506,000 ($5,990 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $35,161,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $156,170,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $50,401,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $25,819,000
Federal grants: $102,935,000
Federal procurement contracts: $4,243,000 ($2,474,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $11,938,000 ($4,871,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,178,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $72,591,000
Federal Government insurance: $31,325,000

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

Births: 3,993
Here:

66 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,447
Here:

40 per 1000 residents
State:

53 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +84
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +6,294
Here:

+104 per 1000 residents
State:

+13 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Lonoke County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 4.14 millions of gallons per day (76% from ground, 24% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.0
State:

4.4

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 479
  • 2010 to 2013: 1,828
  • 2000 to 2009: 7,936
  • 1990 to 1999: 6,909
  • 1980 to 1989: 3,738
  • 1970 to 1979: 4,972
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,635
  • 1950 to 1959: 877
  • 1940 to 1949: 249
  • 1939 or earlier: 540
Note: State values scaled to Lonoke population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Lonoke County, Arkansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Lonoke County population
  • 1 room: 88
  • 2 rooms: 38
  • 3 rooms: 213
  • 4 rooms: 1,329
  • 5 rooms: 4,584
  • 6 rooms: 4,506
  • 7 rooms: 2,855
  • 8 rooms: 2,202
  • 9+ rooms: 2,192
  • 1 room: 100
  • 2 rooms: 80
  • 3 rooms: 394
  • 4 rooms: 2,054
  • 5 rooms: 2,874
  • 6 rooms: 1,990
  • 7 rooms: 289
  • 8 rooms: 323
  • 9+ rooms: 216
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Lonoke County, Arkansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Lonoke County population
  • no bedroom: 88
  • 1 bedroom: 177
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,736
  • 3 bedrooms: 11,515
  • 4 bedrooms: 3,701
  • 5+ bedrooms: 790
  • no bedroom: 100
  • 1 bedroom: 739
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,988
  • 3 bedrooms: 3,664
  • 4 bedrooms: 829
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in Lonoke County, Arkansas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Lonoke County population
  • no vehicle: 270
  • 1 vehicle: 4,032
  • 2 vehicles: 8,991
  • 3 vehicles: 3,410
  • 4 vehicles: 614
  • 5+ vehicles: 690
  • no vehicle: 1,161
  • 1 vehicle: 3,481
  • 2 vehicles: 2,776
  • 3 vehicles: 820
  • 4 vehicles: 37
  • 5+ vehicles: 45

86% of Lonoke County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 62% lived in Arkansas.

Lonoke County:

86.1%
State average:

84.2%

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

  • This state: 47,658
  • Other state: 22,484
  • Northeast: 1,635
  • Midwest: 6,309
  • South: 10,975
  • West: 3,565

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Lonoke County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (58.3%)
  • Utility gas (36.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4.4%)
  • Wood (2.0%)
  • Electricity (75.2%)
  • Utility gas (22.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.4%)
  • Other fuel (0.3%)
  • No fuel used (0.3%)
  • Wood (0.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 442
Here:

5.5%
Arkansas:

8.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 94
Here:

2.1%
Arkansas:

8.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 511
Here:

21.3%
Arkansas:

16.0%

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)

Lonoke County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $32,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,210,000
    Police Protection: $899,000
    Corrections - Other: $666,000
    Central Staff Services: $641,000
    Financial Administration: $401,000
    General - Other: $401,000
    Solid Waste Management: $355,000
    Libraries: $221,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $195,000
    General Public Buildings: $74,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $2,006,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $70,000
    Police Protection: $59,000
    Sewerage: $2,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,735,000

Lonoke County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $389,000
    Solid Waste Management: $7,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $402,000
    Interest Earnings: $63,000
    Rents: $24,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,285,000
    General Support: $264,000
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $3,719,000
    Property: $1,516,000

Lonoke County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,539,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,382
  • Number of aged recipients: 128
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,254
  • Number of recipients under 18: 327
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 780
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 275
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 517
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 573
Lonoke County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Lonoke County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 15 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED909$133,766338$116,5271,145$134,753176$24,7959$368,111219$75,73190$44,100
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED10$153,80023$82,21762$129,0816$53,6670$04$64,00020$60,750
APPLICATIONS DENIED104$121,423101$79,149397$144,63578$17,1670$025$103,64080$62,413
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN43$146,79135$125,314268$135,27216$40,0630$022$80,31812$81,667
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS30$132,7339$92,22283$145,4341$20,0000$01$106,0004$65,250
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 14 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED52$178,78853$196,7171$135,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED17$256,58828$190,9291$95,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$257,5006$182,3330$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$337,0005$193,4000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$143,0004$167,0000$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Lonoke County, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James37872.3 years
William31274.3 years
Mary27579.0 years
John27474.6 years
Robert17770.1 years
Charles12871.3 years
George11376.1 years
Willie9376.2 years
Joe8973.8 years
Henry8676.8 years
Most common last names in Lonoke County, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith17975.3 years
Williams11377.3 years
Johnson10272.9 years
Jones9776.5 years
Wilson9076.4 years
Davis9071.4 years
Jackson7677.5 years
Moore6773.7 years
King6470.6 years
Brown6474.3 years
Businesses in Lonoke County, AR
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2Little Caesars Pizza1
Advance Auto Parts1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Arby's1McDonald's4
AutoZone1Nike2
Baskin-Robbins2Papa John's Pizza1
Burger King2Pizza Hut2
Chevrolet1Popeyes1
Cricket Wireless1Quiznos1
DHL3RadioShack1
Days Inn2SONIC Drive-In6
Domino's Pizza1Sears1
FedEx5Subway7
Ford1Super 82
H&R Block3T-Mobile3
Holiday Inn1Taco Bell2
Home Depot1U-Haul5
Jones New York2UPS7
KFC2Waffle House2
Kmart1Walgreens1
Kroger2Walmart2
Lane Furniture1Wendy's1

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