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Johnson County, Arkansas (AR)

County population in 2019: 26,534 (29% urban, 71% rural); it was 22,781 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 3,917
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,076
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 6,378
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,819 (it was 2,360 in 2000)
% of renters here:

27%
State:

33%

Land area: 662 sq. mi.

Water area: 20.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 40 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Johnson County: 79.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (25.4%), Educational, health and social services (18.8%), Retail trade (15.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 81%
  • Government: 13%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 6%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Johnson County, AR (2019)
    • 20,87578.8%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 3,79914.3%Hispanic or Latino
    • 6692.5%Two or more races
    • 5542.1%Asian alone
    • 4181.6%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 790.3%Some other race alone
    • 570.2%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 290.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

39.1 years
Arkansas median age:

38.8 years
Males: 12,991  (49.0%)
Females: 13,543  (51.0%)
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Average household size:
Johnson County:

2.0 people
Arkansas:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $39,607 ($27,910 in 1999)
This county:

$39,607
Arkansas:

$48,952

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $474 (lower quartile is $337, upper quartile is $558)
This county:

$474
State:

$576


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $110,303 (it was $56,500 in 2000)
Johnson:

$110,303
Arkansas:

$136,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $74,166 - $175,333
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $901
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $293

Institutionalized population: 175
Johnson County, AR map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 46 buildings, average cost: $53,200
  • 1998: 40 buildings, average cost: $74,400
  • 1999: 40 buildings, average cost: $51,100
  • 2000: 26 buildings, average cost: $98,200
  • 2001: 27 buildings, average cost: $85,800
  • 2002: 91 buildings, average cost: $72,600
  • 2003: 32 buildings, average cost: $81,100
  • 2004: 40 buildings, average cost: $102,100
  • 2005: 46 buildings, average cost: $150,200
  • 2006: 36 buildings, average cost: $165,600
  • 2007: 32 buildings, average cost: $188,400
  • 2008: 62 buildings, average cost: $145,000
  • 2009: 10 buildings, average cost: $174,200
  • 2010: 10 buildings, average cost: $95,800
  • 2011: 14 buildings, average cost: $106,500
  • 2012: 41 buildings, average cost: $138,400
  • 2013: 12 buildings, average cost: $175,600
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2015: 7 buildings, average cost: $139,500
  • 2016: 23 buildings, average cost: $160,000
  • 2017: 31 buildings, average cost: $176,900
  • 2018: 31 buildings, average cost: $155,200
  • 2019: 34 buildings, average cost: $152,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Johnson, AR residents
Average permit cost in Johnson, AR
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $697 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $539 (0.5%)

Distribution of median household income in Johnson, AR in 2019
Distribution of house value in Johnson, AR in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Johnson, AR in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 21.6%
Johnson County:

21.6%
Arkansas:

16.2%
(18.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.1% for Black residents, 34.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 60.0% for American Indian residents, 47.5% for other race residents, 31.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 39.1 years old
(Males: 38.9 years old, Females: 39.0 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42.3 years old, Black residents: 30.3 years old, American Indian residents: 54.9 years old, Asian residents: 32.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 23.4 years old, Other race residents: 23.0 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Johnson County is $406 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $456 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $608 a month.

Cities in this county include: Clarksville, Lamar, Coal Hill, Hartman, Knoxville, Hagarville.

Johnson 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 Johnson County: Fort Smith Filtration Plant (A), Mountainburg Shelter (B), Rural District 2 Station 3 (C), Rural District 3 Graphic (D), Rural District 3 Locke (E), Rural District 4 Cove City (F), Rural District 4 Station 88 (G), Butterfield District 5 Volunteer Fire Department Figure Five (H), Butterfield District 5 Volunteer Fire Department Shiloh (I), Butterfield District 5 Volunteer Fire Department Station 43 (J), Butterfield District 5 Volunteer Fire Department Webber Creek (K), Rural Fire District 6 Station 1 (L), Rural District 7 Redhill Fire Station 2 (M), Rural District 8 Station 1 (N), Rural District 8 Station 4 (O), Arkansas Highway Police - Van Buren Station (P), Crawford County District 3 Turner Station (Q), Rural District 9 Station 1 (R), Bond Special Dean Springs and Rudy District 1 Bond Special Fire Station (S), Bond Special Dean Springs and Rudy District 1 Dean Springs Fire Station (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Johnson County include: Furry Community Church (A), Plainview Church (B), Victory Temple (C), Liberty Church (D), Alma Church (E), Gospel Lighthouse Church (F), Saint Mathew Church (G), Peaceful Home Church (H), Our Lady of the Ozarks Shrine (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Peters Cemetery (1), Pense Cemetery (2), Oliver Springs Cemetery (3), Oliver Cemetery (4), Oak Grove Cemetery (5), Mount McCurry Cemetery (6), Morrison Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Hollis Lake (A), Ned Lake (B), Switchback Lake (C), Hall Lake (D), Lee Creek Reservoir (E), Lake Fort Smith (F), Lake Sheppard Spring Reservoir (G), Montgomery Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Elmo Creek (A), Mays Branch (B), Cow Branch (C), Cove Creek (D), Cedar Creek (E), Campbell Branch (F), Sycamore Creek (G), Ben Doodle Branch (H), Bee Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Johnson County include: Dam Site North Public Use Area (1), Clear Creek Public Use Area (2), Springhill Park (3), Lake Fort Smith State Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Cherokee County, Oklahoma , Dickson County, Tennessee , Dare County, North Carolina , Giles County, Tennessee , Durham County, North Carolina , Okfuskee County, Oklahoma .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.5%
Arkansas:

5.7%

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

Current college students: 841
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 79.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 15.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 2,626 (35.1% naturalized citizens)

Johnson County:

9.9%
Whole state:

5.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 5492010 or later
  • 7412000 to 2009
  • 8571990 to 1999
  • 2571980 to 1989
  • 311970 to 1979
  • 91Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 79.1%

Johnson County marital status for males Johnson County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 8,604
  • One, attached: 50
  • Two: 338
  • 3 or 4: 461
  • 5 to 9: 144
  • 10 to 19: 170
  • 20 to 49: 124
  • 50 or more: 16
  • Mobile homes: 1,706
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 14

Housing units in Johnson County with a mortgage: 3,414 (36 second mortgage, 102 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,437

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

53.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Johnson County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,76449
Mainline Protestant9157
Other8853
Catholic6181
None13,358-
Johnson 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: 2
Johnson County:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.

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

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Johnson County:

6.08 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 9
This county:

3.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.66 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Johnson County:

9.4%
Arkansas:

9.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Johnson County:

28.2%
State:

29.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.8%
State:

13.6%

Agriculture in Johnson County:

Average size of farms: 170 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $141,866
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $68.13
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.09%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 97.71%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $102,019
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 28.10%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $56,816
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 96.40%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 21.03
Corn for grain: 1441 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1213 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 3756 harvested acres
Vegetables: 11 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 302 acres

Tornado activity:

Johnson County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Arkansas state average. It is 2504326.5 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 34 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 5/26/1973, a category 1 (max. wind speeds 73-112 mph) tornado injured 23 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Johnson County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Arkansas state average. It is 582% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 203.2 miles away from Johnson County center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 184.7 miles away from the county center
On 2/28/2011 at 05:00:50, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MW, Depth: 2.0 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 65.7 miles away from the 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 75.5 miles away from the county center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 75.6 miles away from Johnson County center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 177.9 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Arkansas Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4518, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Arkansas Severe Storms And Flooding, Incident Period: May 21, 2019, FEMA Id: 4441, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Arkansas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 07, 2015 to June 15, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4226: June 26, 2015, FEMA Id: 4226, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Arkansas Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 05, 2013 to December 07, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4160: January 06, 2014, FEMA Id: 4160, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Arkansas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 24, 2011 to May 26, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4000: July 08, 2011, FEMA Id: 4000, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Arkansas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Associated Flooding, Incident Period: April 14, 2011 to June 03, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1975: May 02, 2011, FEMA Id: 1975, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Arkansas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: October 29, 2009 to November 08, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1861: December 03, 2009, FEMA Id: 1861, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Arkansas Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 26, 2009 to January 30, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1819: February 06, 2009, FEMA Id: 1819, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Arkansas Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 26, 2009 to January 30, 2009, Emergency Declared EM-3301: January 28, 2009, FEMA Id: 3301, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Arkansas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: March 18, 2008 to April 28, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1751: March 26, 2008, FEMA Id: 1751, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 11 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Johnson County (21) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 13, Floods: 11, Tornadoes: 8, Winter Storms: 5, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Johnson

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 7,473 (77.8%)
  • Carpooled: 965 (10.0%)
  • Bus: 52 (0.5%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 272 (2.8%)
  • Bicycle: 10 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 304 (3.2%)
  • Worked at home: 527 (5.5%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Material moving occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (72%)
  • Cambodia (4%)
  • Burma (4%)
  • Bangladesh (3%)
  • Philippines (2%)
  • Guatemala (2%)
  • El Salvador (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Johnson County


  • American (40%)
  • German (6%)
  • English (4%)
  • Irish (3%)
  • European (2%)
  • Italian (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)

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

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

  • 343 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 139 people in nursing homes
  • 43 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 36 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 16 people in other group homes
  • 5 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards

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

  • 383 people in college/university student housing
  • 118 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 57 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $44,775.

6.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,236 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.01%
Arkansas average:

6.87%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.84% relocated from other counties in Arkansas ($21,600 average AGI)
2.17% relocated from other states ($15,637 average AGI)
Johnson County:

2.17%
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 Pope County, AR  1.02% ($32,518 average AGI)
from Franklin County, AR  0.65% ($29,642)
from Logan County, AR  0.32% ($25,769)
from Washington County, AR  0.25% ($41,450)
from Sebastian County, AR  0.25% ($32,200)


5.65% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,921 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.65%
Arkansas average:

6.90%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.77% relocated to other counties in Arkansas ($24,553 average AGI)
1.88% relocated to other states ($10,368 average AGI)
Johnson County:

1.88%
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 Pope County, AR  0.94% ($36,579 average AGI)
to Franklin County, AR  0.51% ($37,756)
to Logan County, AR  0.43% ($36,029)
to Sebastian County, AR  0.33% ($36,778)
to Faulkner County, AR  0.26% ($51,857)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 15.1

Births per 1000 population in Johnson County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 10.2

Deaths per 1000 population in Johnson County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.5

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Johnson County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 13.0%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Johnson County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Johnson County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Johnson County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Johnson County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Johnson County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Johnson County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 4,577 (3,361 aged, 1,216 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 710 (11%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Johnson County, Arkansas in 1999 - 2019:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (488)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (420)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (317)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (195)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (121)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (93)
  • Unspecified dementia (78)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (77)
  • Congestive heart failure (73)
  • Other ill-defined and unspecified causes of mortality (57)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 20%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 18%

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 194.7. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 146.0
  • Other - 48.7

Household type by relationship:

Households: 26,534
  • Male householders: 4,826 (1,393 living alone), Female householders: 4,900 (1,380 living alone)
  • 5,024 spouses (5,005 opposite-sex spouses), 437 unmarried partners, (399 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 7,629 children (7,017 natural, 326 adopted, 294 stepchildren), 975 grandchildren, 386 brothers or sisters, 340 parents, 12 foster children, 477 other relatives, 716 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 796

Size of family households: 3,076 2-persons, 1,609 3-persons, 999 4-persons, 589 5-persons, 244 6-persons, 178 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,767 1-person, 341 2-persons, 12 3-persons, 12 4-persons, 8 5-persons.

3,672 married couples with children.
1,575 single-parent households (384 men, 1,191 women).

85.7% of residents of Johnson speak English at home.
12.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (60% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 18% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
0.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (70% speak English very well, 30% speak English well).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (17% speak English very well, 59% speak English well, 20% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $120,371,000 ($5,076 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $6,923,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $61,169,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $25,632,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $360,000
Federal grants: $23,071,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,030,000 ($60,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $9,109,000 ($3,393,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $410,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $14,451,000
Federal Government insurance: $6,793,000

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

Births: 1,849
Here:

77 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,312
Here:

55 per 1000 residents
State:

53 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +522
Here:

+22 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +245
Here:

+10 per 1000 residents
State:

+13 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Johnson County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 4.85 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.6
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.5

Year house built in Johnson County, Arkansas
  • Year house built in Johnson County, Arkansas
  • 3282014 or later
  • 5582010 to 2013
  • 1,8282000 to 2009
  • 2,2251990 to 1999
  • 1,7281980 to 1989
  • 1,8181970 to 1979
  • 9911960 to 1969
  • 6381950 to 1959
  • 5591940 to 1949
  • 8491939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Johnson County, Arkansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Johnson County, Arkansas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Johnson County, Arkansas
  • 81 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 1843 rooms
  • 9814 rooms
  • 2,0175 rooms
  • 1,4396 rooms
  • 1,0267 rooms
  • 5088 rooms
  • 6739+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Johnson County, Arkansas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Johnson County, Arkansas
  • 01 room
  • 1402 rooms
  • 4813 rooms
  • 9694 rooms
  • 8115 rooms
  • 2566 rooms
  • 1077 rooms
  • 728 rooms
  • 649+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Johnson County, Arkansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Johnson County, Arkansas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Johnson County, Arkansas
  • 7no bedroom
  • 1421 bedroom
  • 1,3462 bedrooms
  • 4,0233 bedrooms
  • 1,1094 bedrooms
  • 2185+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Johnson County, Arkansas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Johnson County, Arkansas
  • 15no bedroom
  • 5691 bedroom
  • 1,3102 bedrooms
  • 8583 bedrooms
  • 1234 bedrooms
  • 215+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Johnson County, Arkansas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Johnson County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Johnson County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 141no vehicle
  • 1,7351 vehicle
  • 2,8862 vehicles
  • 1,5233 vehicles
  • 4104 vehicles
  • 1275+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Johnson County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Johnson County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 427no vehicle
  • 1,1881 vehicle
  • 9982 vehicles
  • 1813 vehicles
  • 634 vehicles
  • 215+ vehicles

89.8% of Johnson County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 36% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 67% lived in Arkansas.

Johnson County:

89.8%
State average:

84.6%

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

  • This state: 15,505
  • Other state: 8,248
  • Northeast: 379
  • Midwest: 2,405
  • South: 2,926
  • West: 2,590
Year householders moved into unit in Johnson County, AR
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Johnson County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 58.6%Electricity
  • 25.1%Utility gas
  • 7.5%Wood
  • 5.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.8%Other fuel
  • 0.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.3%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 64.4%Electricity
  • 25.7%Utility gas
  • 6.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.0%Wood
  • 0.5%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 139
Here:

5.5%
Arkansas:

8.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 67
Here:

4.3%
Arkansas:

7.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 592
Here:

49.7%
Arkansas:

17.4%

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

Johnson County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $862,000
    Other: $808,000
  • Construction - Water Utilities: $124,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,013,000
    Police Protection: $1,010,000
    Solid Waste Management: $957,000
    Correctional Institutions: $939,000
    Financial Administration: $823,000
    General - Other: $791,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $396,000
    Central Staff Services: $361,000
    Libraries: $281,000
    General Public Buildings: $227,000
    Health - Other: $102,000
    Local Fire Protection: $91,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $14,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $519,000
    General Local Government Support: $22,000
    Other: $12,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $1,472,000
    Other - Libraries: $14,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $343,000
    General Revenue - Other: $337,000
    Interest Earnings: $29,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,054,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,621,000
    Other: $503,000
    General Local Government Support: $392,000
    Water Utilities: $124,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,882,000
    Property: $2,775,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $444,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $230,000

Johnson County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $862,000
    Other: $808,000
  • Construction - Water Utilities: $124,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,013,000
    Police Protection: $1,010,000
    Solid Waste Management: $957,000
    Correctional Institutions: $939,000
    Financial Administration: $823,000
    General - Other: $791,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $396,000
    Central Staff Services: $361,000
    Libraries: $281,000
    General Public Buildings: $227,000
    Health - Other: $102,000
    Local Fire Protection: $91,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $14,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $519,000
    General Local Government Support: $22,000
    Other: $12,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $1,472,000
    Other - Libraries: $14,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $343,000
    General Revenue - Other: $337,000
    Interest Earnings: $29,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,054,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,621,000
    Other: $503,000
    General Local Government Support: $392,000
    Water Utilities: $124,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,882,000
    Property: $2,775,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $444,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $230,000

Johnson County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $862,000
    Other: $808,000
  • Construction - Water Utilities: $124,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,013,000
    Police Protection: $1,010,000
    Solid Waste Management: $957,000
    Correctional Institutions: $939,000
    Financial Administration: $823,000
    General - Other: $791,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $396,000
    Central Staff Services: $361,000
    Libraries: $281,000
    General Public Buildings: $227,000
    Health - Other: $102,000
    Local Fire Protection: $91,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $14,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $519,000
    General Local Government Support: $22,000
    Other: $12,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $1,472,000
    Other - Libraries: $14,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $343,000
    General Revenue - Other: $337,000
    Interest Earnings: $29,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,054,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,621,000
    Other: $503,000
    General Local Government Support: $392,000
    Water Utilities: $124,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,882,000
    Property: $2,775,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $444,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $230,000

Johnson County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $862,000
    Other: $808,000
  • Construction - Water Utilities: $124,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,013,000
    Police Protection: $1,010,000
    Solid Waste Management: $957,000
    Correctional Institutions: $939,000
    Financial Administration: $823,000
    General - Other: $791,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $396,000
    Central Staff Services: $361,000
    Libraries: $281,000
    General Public Buildings: $227,000
    Health - Other: $102,000
    Local Fire Protection: $91,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $14,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $519,000
    General Local Government Support: $22,000
    Other: $12,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $1,472,000
    Other - Libraries: $14,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $343,000
    General Revenue - Other: $337,000
    Interest Earnings: $29,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,054,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,621,000
    Other: $503,000
    General Local Government Support: $392,000
    Water Utilities: $124,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,882,000
    Property: $2,775,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $444,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $230,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 874
  • Number of aged recipients: 91
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 783
  • Number of recipients under 18: 123
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 573
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 178
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 403
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 363
Most common first names in Johnson County, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John18876.4 years
James18272.9 years
William15476.1 years
Mary12977.6 years
Robert10473.1 years
Charles9072.2 years
George8071.6 years
Ruby5480.7 years
Thomas4775.7 years
Roy4272.0 years
Most common last names in Johnson County, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith8175.7 years
King7681.8 years
Johnson6576.1 years
Taylor5978.9 years
Phillips5176.3 years
Jones5177.5 years
Williams5074.0 years
Warren4676.9 years
Brown4575.8 years
Bean3881.6 years
Businesses in Johnson County, AR
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Nike4
Arby's1Payless1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Best Western1Quality1
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
Days Inn1SAS Shoes1
FedEx1SONIC Drive-In1
Ford1Sears1
GameStop1Subway3
H&R Block1Super 81
Hardee's1Taco Bell1
Hilton1True Value1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul2
Jones New York1UPS1
KFC1Waffle House1
La-Z-Boy1Walmart1
Lane Furniture1Wendy's1
McDonald's1