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Searcy County, Arkansas (AR)

County population in 2019: 7,956 (all rural); it was 8,261 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,096
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,633
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,737
Renter-occupied apartments: 845 (it was 786 in 2000)
% of renters here:

22%
State:

33%

Land area: 667 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 12 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Searcy County: 79.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (30.0%), Manufacturing (13.9%), Retail trade (13.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 64%
  • Government: 25%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 11%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Searcy County, AR (2019)
    • 7,36393.2%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1972.5%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1271.6%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 1111.4%Two or more races
    • 560.7%Asian alone
    • 480.6%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
Median resident age:

48.8 years
Arkansas median age:

38.8 years
Males: 4,005  (50.3%)
Females: 3,951  (49.7%)
Average household size:
Searcy County:

2.0 people
Arkansas:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $37,475 ($21,397 in 1999)
This county:

$37,475
Arkansas:

$48,952

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $332 (lower quartile is $223, upper quartile is $395)
This county:

$332
State:

$576


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $110,303 (it was $47,300 in 2000)
Searcy:

$110,303
Arkansas:

$136,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $59,354 - $178,647
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $874
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $315

Institutionalized population: 71
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $42,700
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $166,700
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $54,500
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $52,500
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $59,800
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $59,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $92,000
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 0 buildings
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2017: 0 buildings
  • 2018: 0 buildings
  • 2019: 0 buildings
Number of permits per 10,000 Searcy, AR residents
Average permit cost in Searcy, AR
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $452 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $400 (0.4%)

Distribution of median household income in Searcy, AR in 2019
Distribution of house value in Searcy, AR in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Searcy, AR in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 20.8%
Searcy County:

20.8%
Arkansas:

16.2%
(21.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 52.0% for American Indian residents, 5.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 48.8 years old
(Males: 48.4 years old, Females: 48.8 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 48.6 years old, Black residents: 13.9 years old, American Indian residents: 63.5 years old, Asian residents: 27.4 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27.9 years old, Other race residents: 43.0 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Searcy County is $383 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $460 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $594 a month.

Cities in this county include: Marshall, Leslie, Pindall, St. Joe, Gilbert.

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

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Neighboring counties: Benton County, Tennessee , Cleburne County , Coffee County, Tennessee , Dare County, North Carolina , Greene County, Tennessee , Hyde County, North Carolina , Hutchinson County, Texas .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.4%
Arkansas:

5.7%

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

Current college students: 208
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 82.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 12.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 84 (40.8% naturalized citizens)

Searcy County:

1.1%
Whole state:

5.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 492010 or later
  • 102000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 221980 to 1989
  • 111970 to 1979
  • 13Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 66.2%

Searcy County marital status for males Searcy County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,792
  • One, attached: 38
  • Two: 20
  • 3 or 4: 54
  • 5 to 9: 17
  • 10 to 19: 19
  • 20 to 49: 36
  • 50 or more: 7
  • Mobile homes: 981
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 11

Housing units in Searcy County with a mortgage: 767 (22 second mortgage, 3 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,733

Here:

99.9% with mortgage
State:

53.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Searcy County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,35032
Mainline Protestant2162
Black Protestant1781
Other-1
None4,451-
Searcy 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
Searcy County:

2.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Searcy County:

4.96 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 4
This county:

4.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.66 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Searcy County:

11.7%
Arkansas:

9.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Searcy County:

29.1%
State:

29.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.1%
State:

13.6%

Agriculture in Searcy County:

Average size of farms: 298 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $15,144
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $18.44
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 95.94%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $18,413
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 11.18%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.52%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $27,937
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 97.07%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 17.76
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 4.08%

Earthquake activity:

Searcy County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Arkansas state average. It is 548% 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 239.3 miles away from Searcy County center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 230.5 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 48.9 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 56.8 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 58.6 miles away from Searcy County center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 133.9 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, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, And Flooding, Incident Period: April 26, 2017 - May 19, 2017, FEMA Id: 4318, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Arkansas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: December 26, 2015 to January 22, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4254: February 05, 2016, FEMA Id: 4254, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Arkansas Severe Storms, 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 30, 2013 to June 03, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4124: June 25, 2013, FEMA Id: 4124, 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 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
  • 8 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Searcy County (18) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Winds: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Searcy

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,472 (69.4%)
  • Carpooled: 355 (16.7%)
  • Bus: 6 (0.3%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 55 (2.6%)
  • Walked: 72 (3.4%)
  • Worked at home: 161 (7.6%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

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


  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (12%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (25%)
  • Germany (24%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (21%)
  • Canada (14%)
  • Singapore (10%)
  • Norway (0%)
  • Sweden (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Searcy County


  • American (29%)
  • English (12%)
  • Irish (10%)
  • German (4%)
  • French (except Basque) (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3%)
  • Scottish (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
46 people in nursing homes
6 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
60 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
11 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $32,642.

6.12% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,966 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.12%
Arkansas average:

6.87%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.08% relocated from other counties in Arkansas ($23,551 average AGI)
2.04% relocated from other states ($18,415 average AGI)
Searcy County:

2.04%
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 Boone County, AR  1.08% ($35,154 average AGI)


5.21% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($17,298 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.21%
Arkansas average:

6.90%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.78% relocated to other counties in Arkansas ($10,113 average AGI)
1.43% relocated to other states ($7,185 average AGI)
Searcy County:

1.43%
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 Boone County, AR  0.97% ($28,130 average AGI)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.4

Births per 1000 population in Searcy County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 14.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Searcy County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.1

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Searcy County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 10.2%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Searcy County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Searcy County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Searcy County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Searcy County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Searcy County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Searcy County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,142 (1,559 aged, 583 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 127 (7%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (277)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (104)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (33)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (20)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (11)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 26%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 23%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 7,956
  • Male householders: 1,728 (457 living alone), Female householders: 1,612 (452 living alone)
  • 1,886 spouses (1,877 opposite-sex spouses), 85 unmarried partners, (85 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 1,936 children (1,831 natural, 12 adopted, 91 stepchildren), 270 grandchildren, 14 brothers or sisters, 50 parents, 0 foster children, 90 other relatives, 187 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 84

Size of family households: 1,269 2-persons, 537 3-persons, 341 4-persons, 78 5-persons, 115 6-persons, 11 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 907 1-person, 118 2-persons, 4 4-persons.

1,125 married couples with children.
234 single-parent households (80 men, 154 women).

99.3% of residents of Searcy speak English at home.
0.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (26% speak English well, 57% speak English not well, 17% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $65,712,000 ($8,163 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,052,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $27,608,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $11,892,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $706,000
Federal grants: $22,519,000
Federal procurement contracts: $331,000 ($12,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,656,000 ($574,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,700,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $88,000
Federal Government insurance: $0,000

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

Births: 387
Here:

49 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 536
Here:

67 per 1000 residents
State:

53 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: -4
Here -1 per 1000 residents
State +8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -118
Here -15 per 1000 residents
State +13 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Searcy County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.81 millions of gallons per day (56% from ground, 44% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.6
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.5

Year house built in Searcy County, Arkansas
  • Year house built in Searcy County, Arkansas
  • 632014 or later
  • 1252010 to 2013
  • 4232000 to 2009
  • 9021990 to 1999
  • 7451980 to 1989
  • 1,0411970 to 1979
  • 5401960 to 1969
  • 3691950 to 1959
  • 2771940 to 1949
  • 4511939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Searcy County, Arkansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Searcy County, Arkansas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Searcy County, Arkansas
  • 201 room
  • 112 rooms
  • 363 rooms
  • 4804 rooms
  • 6615 rooms
  • 4106 rooms
  • 3897 rooms
  • 2808 rooms
  • 1959+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Searcy County, Arkansas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Searcy County, Arkansas
  • 71 room
  • 532 rooms
  • 1233 rooms
  • 2714 rooms
  • 2685 rooms
  • 1246 rooms
  • 267 rooms
  • 48 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Searcy County, Arkansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Searcy County, Arkansas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Searcy County, Arkansas
  • 19no bedroom
  • 1151 bedroom
  • 7742 bedrooms
  • 1,0963 bedrooms
  • 3554 bedrooms
  • 1295+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Searcy County, Arkansas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Searcy County, Arkansas
  • 7no bedroom
  • 1571 bedroom
  • 5302 bedrooms
  • 1733 bedrooms
  • 94 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Searcy County, Arkansas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Searcy County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Searcy County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 125no vehicle
  • 4811 vehicle
  • 9642 vehicles
  • 5843 vehicles
  • 2224 vehicles
  • 965+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Searcy County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Searcy County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 177no vehicle
  • 3031 vehicle
  • 3342 vehicles
  • 293 vehicles
  • 14 vehicles
  • 195+ vehicles

88.3% of Searcy County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 39% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 53% lived in Arkansas.

Searcy County:

88.3%
State average:

84.6%

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

  • This state: 5,450
  • Other state: 2,326
  • Northeast: 145
  • Midwest: 853
  • South: 831
  • West: 503
Year householders moved into unit in Searcy County, AR
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Searcy County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 41.6%Electricity
  • 28.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 27.2%Wood
  • 2.2%Utility gas
  • 0.7%Other fuel
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 44.6%Electricity
  • 27.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 23.4%Wood
  • 5.0%Utility gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 51
Here:

7.0%
Arkansas:

8.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 40
Here:

10.4%
Arkansas:

7.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
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

Searcy County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $154,000
    Air Transportation: $10,000
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000
  • Construction - Air Transportation: $281,000
    Parks and Recreation: $42,000
    Water Utilities: $29,000
    Regular Highways: $14,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,484,000
    Financial Administration: $646,000
    Police Protection: $640,000
    Solid Waste Management: $506,000
    Libraries: $275,000
    Air Transportation: $219,000
    General - Other: $159,000
    Central Staff Services: $129,000
    Local Fire Protection: $74,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $50,000
    Corrections - Other: $46,000
    General Public Buildings: $43,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $43,000
    Parks and Recreation: $32,000
    Correctional Institutions: $24,000
    Health - Other: $20,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $357,000
    Highways: $104,000
    General Local Government Support: $98,000
    Water Utilities: $22,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $151,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $50,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $206,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $189,000
    Interest Earnings: $8,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $66,000
    Regular Highways: $51,000
    Police Protection: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,526,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,090,000
    General Local Government Support: $357,000
    Other: $339,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,147,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $681,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $200,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $432,000

Searcy County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $154,000
    Air Transportation: $10,000
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000
  • Construction - Air Transportation: $281,000
    Parks and Recreation: $42,000
    Water Utilities: $29,000
    Regular Highways: $14,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,484,000
    Financial Administration: $646,000
    Police Protection: $640,000
    Solid Waste Management: $506,000
    Libraries: $275,000
    Air Transportation: $219,000
    General - Other: $159,000
    Central Staff Services: $129,000
    Local Fire Protection: $74,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $50,000
    Corrections - Other: $46,000
    General Public Buildings: $43,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $43,000
    Parks and Recreation: $32,000
    Correctional Institutions: $24,000
    Health - Other: $20,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $357,000
    Highways: $104,000
    General Local Government Support: $98,000
    Water Utilities: $22,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $151,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $50,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $206,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $189,000
    Interest Earnings: $8,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $66,000
    Regular Highways: $51,000
    Police Protection: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,526,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,090,000
    General Local Government Support: $357,000
    Other: $339,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,147,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $681,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $200,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $432,000

Searcy County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $154,000
    Air Transportation: $10,000
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000
  • Construction - Air Transportation: $281,000
    Parks and Recreation: $42,000
    Water Utilities: $29,000
    Regular Highways: $14,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,484,000
    Financial Administration: $646,000
    Police Protection: $640,000
    Solid Waste Management: $506,000
    Libraries: $275,000
    Air Transportation: $219,000
    General - Other: $159,000
    Central Staff Services: $129,000
    Local Fire Protection: $74,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $50,000
    Corrections - Other: $46,000
    General Public Buildings: $43,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $43,000
    Parks and Recreation: $32,000
    Correctional Institutions: $24,000
    Health - Other: $20,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $357,000
    Highways: $104,000
    General Local Government Support: $98,000
    Water Utilities: $22,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $151,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $50,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $206,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $189,000
    Interest Earnings: $8,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $66,000
    Regular Highways: $51,000
    Police Protection: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,526,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,090,000
    General Local Government Support: $357,000
    Other: $339,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,147,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $681,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $200,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $432,000

Searcy County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $154,000
    Air Transportation: $10,000
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000
  • Construction - Air Transportation: $281,000
    Parks and Recreation: $42,000
    Water Utilities: $29,000
    Regular Highways: $14,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,484,000
    Financial Administration: $646,000
    Police Protection: $640,000
    Solid Waste Management: $506,000
    Libraries: $275,000
    Air Transportation: $219,000
    General - Other: $159,000
    Central Staff Services: $129,000
    Local Fire Protection: $74,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $50,000
    Corrections - Other: $46,000
    General Public Buildings: $43,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $43,000
    Parks and Recreation: $32,000
    Correctional Institutions: $24,000
    Health - Other: $20,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $357,000
    Highways: $104,000
    General Local Government Support: $98,000
    Water Utilities: $22,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $151,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $50,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $206,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $189,000
    Interest Earnings: $8,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $66,000
    Regular Highways: $51,000
    Police Protection: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,526,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,090,000
    General Local Government Support: $357,000
    Other: $339,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,147,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $681,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $200,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $432,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 449
  • Number of aged recipients: 92
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 357
  • Number of recipients under 18: 32
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 263
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 154
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 261
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 158
Most common first names in Searcy County, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James7475.3 years
William6775.1 years
Mary5878.8 years
John5879.0 years
George3377.1 years
Charles3077.2 years
Thomas2677.3 years
Roy2477.2 years
Robert2370.1 years
Myrtle1781.3 years
Most common last names in Searcy County, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Horton11679.6 years
Smith4475.6 years
Watts4373.7 years
Treat4277.8 years
Ragland4178.5 years
Massey3778.4 years
Morrison3177.7 years
Taylor2582.0 years
Harness2573.8 years
Sutterfield2575.9 years
Businesses in Searcy County, AR
NameCountNameCount
H&R Block1Subway1
La-Z-Boy1True Value1
Pizza Hut1U-Haul1
RadioShack1UPS1
SONIC Drive-In1

Searcy County on our top lists:

  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"