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Demographics Analysis

The people of Lavaca City, Arkansas give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Lavaca City, Arkansas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 134

5 to 9 years : 68

10 to 14 years : 93

15 to 17 years : 55

18 and 19 years : 25

20 years : 3

21 years : 5

22 to 24 years : 59

25 to 29 years : 59

30 to 34 years : 72

35 to 39 years : 79

40 to 44 years : 53

45 to 49 years : 128

50 to 54 years : 76

55 to 59 years : 35

60 and 61 years : 25

62 to 64 years : 30

65 and 66 years : 18

67 to 69 years : 7

70 to 74 years : 23

75 to 79 years : 25

80 to 84 years : 3

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 96

5 to 9 years : 120

10 to 14 years : 79

15 to 17 years : 45

18 and 19 years : 16

20 years : 15

21 years : 16

22 to 24 years : 35

25 to 29 years : 84

30 to 34 years : 96

35 to 39 years : 67

40 to 44 years : 114

45 to 49 years : 80

50 to 54 years : 47

55 to 59 years : 48

60 and 61 years : 27

62 to 64 years : 31

65 and 66 years : 6

67 to 69 years : 18

70 to 74 years : 40

75 to 79 years : 21

80 to 84 years : 9

85 years and over : 10


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Lavaca City, Arkansas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,357

Multiple ancestry : 570

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 6

Ancestry not reported : 262


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Lavaca City, Arkansas)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,159

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 6

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 16

Not a U.S. citizen : 14


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Lavaca City, Arkansas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 230

5 to 17 years : 460

18 to 24 years : 174

25 to 34 years : 311

35 to 44 years : 313

45 to 54 years : 331

55 to 59 years : 83

60 and 61 years : 52

62 to 64 years : 61

65 to 74 years : 112

75 years and over : 68

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 209

5 to 17 years : 343

18 to 24 years : 129

25 to 34 years : 191

35 to 44 years : 142

45 to 54 years : 94

55 to 59 years : 58

60 and 61 years : 36

62 to 64 years : 33

65 to 74 years : 74

75 years and over : 42

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 21

5 to 17 years : 117

18 to 24 years : 45

25 to 34 years : 120

35 to 44 years : 163

45 to 54 years : 209

55 to 59 years : 25

60 and 61 years : 16

62 to 64 years : 28

65 to 74 years : 38

75 years and over : 26

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 6

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 8

45 to 54 years : 22

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Lavaca City, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 655

Female : 696

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 408

Female : 400

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 6

Foreign born:

Male : 12

Female : 18


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Lavaca City, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence : 1,327

Born in other state in the United States : 725

Native: born outside the United States : 6

Foreign born : 18


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Lavaca City, Arkansas)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 166

Now married, except separated : 564

Divorced : 87

Separated : 15

Widowed : 32

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 100

Now married, except separated : 462

Divorced : 113

Separated : 11

Widowed : 19

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 6

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 27

Divorced : 3

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Lavaca City, Arkansas)

Speak only English : 1,940

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 8

German:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 3


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Lavaca City, Arkansas

  • United States Or American: 415   (28.6%)
  • Other Groups: 311   (21.5%)
  • Irish: 199   (13.7%)
  • German: 178   (12.3%)
  • English: 127   (8.8%)
  • Italian: 46   (3.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 42   (2.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 36   (2.5%)
  • Dutch: 22   (1.5%)
  • Scottish: 16   (1.1%)
  • Polish: 15   (1.0%)
  • Russian: 5   (0.3%)
  • European: 5   (0.3%)
  • Norwegian: 5   (0.3%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 4   (0.3%)
  • Armenian: 4   (0.3%)
  • Ukrainian: 3   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 3   (0.2%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 3   (0.2%)
  • Subsaharan African: 3   (0.2%)
  • Yugoslavian: 3   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 2   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 1   (0.1%)
  • Swedish: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Lavaca City, Arkansas is 2,195



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Lavaca City, Arkansas: 1,075
Female Population in Lavaca City, Arkansas: 1,120


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Lavaca City, Arkansas: 32.0
Median Female Resident Age in Lavaca City, Arkansas: 33.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Arkansas is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Lavaca City, Arkansas


White


Both sexes

33.6

Male

32.1

Female

34.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

28.5

Male

27.5

Female

31.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

24.3

Male

23.5

Female

26.5

Asian


Both sexes

43.0

Male

23.5

Female

44.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

60.5

Male

60.5

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

33.5

Male

29.5

Female

39.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

25.5

Male

19.5

Female

29.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

18.5

Male

18.5

Female

20.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

33.7

Male

32.2

Female

35.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Lavaca City, Arkansas


  • White: 2,076
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 21
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 8
  • Two or More Races: 90



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Lavaca City, Arkansas citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Lavaca City, Arkansas

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 7   (1.32%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.38%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 14   (2.65%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 14   (2.65%)
  • 9th Grade: 7   (1.32%)
  • 10th Grade: 19   (3.59%)
  • 11th Grade: 15   (2.84%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 23   (4.35%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 214   (40.45%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 48   (9.07%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 88   (16.64%)
  • Associate Degree: 28   (5.29%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 38   (7.18%)
  • Master's Degree: 6   (1.13%)
  • Professional School Degree: 6   (1.13%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 11   (1.84%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 6   (1%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 10   (1.67%)
  • 9th Grade: 19   (3.18%)
  • 10th Grade: 36   (6.02%)
  • 11th Grade: 21   (3.51%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 28   (4.68%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 223   (37.29%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 52   (8.7%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 79   (13.21%)
  • Associate Degree: 43   (7.19%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 47   (7.86%)
  • Master's Degree: 15   (2.51%)
  • Professional School Degree: 8   (1.34%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Lavaca City, Arkansas

  • Lavaca School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P. O. Box 8, Lavaca, AR 72941, Phone: (479) 674-5611, Students: 947 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Lavaca City, Arkansas

  • Lavaca Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 603 S Division St, Lavaca, AR 72941, Phone: (479) 674-5613, Students: 369 )

  • Lavaca Middle School


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 1000 South Division, Lavaca, AR 72941, Phone: (479) 674-5618, Students: 305 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Lavaca City, Arkansas

  • Lavaca High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 704 S Davis, Lavaca, AR 72941, Phone: (479) 674-5612, Students: 273 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Lavaca City, Arkansas

  • Lavaca Branch Library


    100 S. Davis, Lavaca, AR 72941

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Lavaca City, Arkansas affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Lavaca City, Arkansas.

Area Features of Lavaca City, Arkansas


Airport


(1) Flying W Air Park Inc  

Building


(1) Big Creek Fire Department Station 1   (2) Big Creek Fire Department Station 2   (3) Lavaca Fire And Rescue   (4) Lavaca Fire And Rescue Ambulance   (5) Lavaca Police Department   (6) Riverdale Fire Station  

Cemetery


(1) Arbuckle Cemetery   (2) Beal Cemetery   (3) Carruth Cemetery   (4) Carter Cemetery   (5) Center Valley Cemetery   (6) Hepseby Cemetery   (7) Hickory Ridge Cemetery   (8) Island Cemetery   (9) Jones Cemetery   (10) Killings Cemetery   (11) Marietta Cemetery   (12) Measles Memorial Cemetery   (13) Morris Cemetery   (14) Morrow Cemetery   (15) Oak Valley Cemetery   (16) Real Cemetery   (17) Red Oak Cemetery   (18) Speegle Cemetery   (19) Tate Cemetery   (20) Ward Cemetery   (21) William Teague Cemetery  

Channel


(1) Frustee Bend Cutoff  

Church


(1) Bethel Church   (2) Bloomer Baptist Church   (3) First Baptist Church Of Lavaca   (4) Highway 96 Baptist Church   (5) Mosark Church   (6) Saint Mathew Church   (7) Union Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Lavaca   (2) Township Of Beverly   (3) Township Of Big Creek   (4) Township Of Bloomer   (5) Township Of Island   (6) Township Of Kibler   (7) Township Of Richland Historical  

Dam


(1) Crouch Pond Number Two Dam   (2) Engineer Lake Dam   (3) Hall Lake Dam   (4) Number Name Lake Dam  

Lake


(1) Courthouse Slough  

Oilfield


(1) Bloomer Gas Field   (2) Ewing Gas Field   (3) Kibler Gas Field   (4) Lavaca Gas Field  

Populated Place


(1) Auburn Historical   (2) Beverly   (3) Bloomer   (4) Cross Lanes   (5) Diamond Grove   (6) Island   (7) Lavaca   (8) New Town   (9) Ursula  

Reservoir


(1) Crouch Lake   (2) Engineer Lake   (3) Number Name Lake  

Ridge


(1) Bloomer Ridge   (2) Butlers Ridge  

School


(1) Bloomer School   (2) Lavaca Elementary School   (3) Lavaca High School   (4) Lavaca Middle School   (5) Union School  

Stream


(1) Big Creek   (2) Cox Creek   (3) Doctors Creek   (4) Doctors Fork   (5) Flat Rock Creek   (6) Onion Creek   (7) Prairie Creek   (8) Turkey Creek  

Summit


(1) Butlers Knob   (2) Christmas Knob  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Lavaca City, Arkansas

72941 (pop. 4,367)


Cities Nearby Lavaca City, Arkansas

Lavaca City, AR  (pop. 2,195) 0.0 Miles
Central City Town, AR  (pop. 596) 3.6 Miles
Beverly Township, AR  (pop. 501) 3.8 Miles
Bloomer Township, AR  (pop. 674) 3.9 Miles
Island Township, AR  (pop. 378) 6.2 Miles
Kibler Township, AR  (pop. 1,209) 6.2 Miles
Mont Sandels Township, AR  (pop. 5,033) 6.5 Miles
Kibler City, AR  (pop. 964) 7.0 Miles
Barling City, AR  (pop. 4,437) 7.0 Miles
Fort Chaffee Ut, AR  (pop. 47) 7.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Lavaca City, Arkansas

479



Elevation in Lavaca City, Arkansas is 433.0 ft. (132.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Lavaca City, Arkansas

Lat: 35.336657 N        Long: -94.176776 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Lavaca City, Arkansas need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Arkansas

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.07 6.95 5.10 7.08 0.00 6.70
  Total Electric Industry 8.07 6.95 5.10 7.08 0.00 6.70
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.10 6.95 5.05 6.83 0.00 6.69
  Total Electric Industry 8.10 6.95 5.05 6.83 0.00 6.69
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.28 7.11 5.02 6.77 0.00 6.71
  Total Electric Industry 8.28 7.11 5.02 6.77 0.00 6.71
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.27 7.04 4.85 6.93 0.00 6.62
  Total Electric Industry 8.27 7.04 4.85 6.93 0.00 6.62
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.07 6.88 4.60 6.46 0.00 6.35
  Total Electric Industry 8.07 6.88 4.60 6.46 0.00 6.35
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.98 6.83 4.51 6.65 0.00 6.27
  Total Electric Industry 7.98 6.83 4.51 6.65 0.00 6.27
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.77 6.74 4.47 6.58 0.00 6.15
  Total Electric Industry 7.77 6.74 4.47 6.58 0.00 6.15
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.80 6.78 4.45 6.61 0.00 6.15
  Total Electric Industry 7.80 6.78 4.45 6.61 0.00 6.15
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.51 5.90 4.16 5.98 0.00 5.78
  Total Electric Industry 7.51 5.90 4.16 5.98 0.00 5.78
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.43 5.82 4.12 6.26 0.00 5.68
  Total Electric Industry 7.43 5.82 4.12 6.26 0.00 5.68
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.45 5.93 4.20 6.39 0.00 5.77
  Total Electric Industry 7.45 5.93 4.20 6.39 0.00 5.77
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.72 6.19 4.43 6.91 0.00 6.05
  Total Electric Industry 7.72 6.19 4.43 6.91 0.00 6.05
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.25 5.68 4.01 6.52 0.00 5.61
  Total Electric Industry 7.25 5.68 4.01 6.52 0.00 5.61
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.24 5.54 4.04 0.00 0.00 5.57
  Total Electric Industry 7.24 5.54 4.04 0.00 0.00 5.57
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 7.36 5.64 4.16 0.00 0.00 5.67
  Total Electric Industry 7.36 5.64 4.16 0.00 0.00 5.67
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 8.00 6.18 4.74 0.00 0.00 6.30
  Total Electric Industry 8.00 6.18 4.74 0.00 0.00 6.30
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 8.85 6.96 5.24 0.00 0.00 6.99
  Total Electric Industry 8.85 6.96 5.24 0.00 0.00 6.99

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Lavaca City, Arkansas

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 51   (5.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 56   (6.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 47   (5.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 125   (13.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 102   (11.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 150   (16.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 130   (14.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 36   (3.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 18   (2.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 45   (4.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 24   (2.6%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 6   (0.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 76   (8.3%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 53   (5.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Lavaca City, Arkansas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 850

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 78

In 3-person carpool : 9

In 4-person carpool : 8

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 13

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 4

Other means : 6

Worked at home : 0


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Lavaca City, Arkansas)

Less than 5 minutes : 32

5 to 9 minutes : 50

10 to 14 minutes : 71

15 to 19 minutes : 182

20 to 24 minutes : 241

25 to 29 minutes : 137

30 to 34 minutes : 197

35 to 39 minutes : 4

40 to 44 minutes : 16

45 to 59 minutes : 16

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 22


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Lavaca City, Arkansas)

With Social Security income : 212

No Social Security income : 596


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Lavaca City, Arkansas)

With retirement income : 189

No retirement income : 619


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Lavaca City, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 14

$10,000 to $14,999 : 43

$15,000 to $19,999 : 25

$20,000 to $24,999 : 26

$25,000 to $29,999 : 36

$30,000 to $34,999 : 33

$35,000 to $39,999 : 49

$40,000 to $44,999 : 31

$45,000 to $49,999 : 24

$50,000 to $59,999 : 59

$60,000 to $74,999 : 92

$75,000 to $99,999 : 102

$100,000 to $124,999 : 41

$125,000 to $149,999 : 15

$150,000 to $199,999 : 38

$200,000 or more : 8


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Lavaca City, Arkansas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $55,417


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Lavaca City, Arkansas

  • KOAI (1060 AM; 0.5 kW; Van Buren, AR; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KFPW (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Fort Smith, AR; Owner: Pharis Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KYHN (1320 AM; 5.0 kW; Fort Smith, AR; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KTCS (1410 AM; 1.0 kW; Bonanza, AR; Owner: Big Chief Broadcasting Co.)
  • KENA (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Fort Smith, AR; Owner: Ouachita Broadcasting, Inc)
  • NEW (1450 AM; 0.25 kW; Mulberry, AR; Owner: Dave Fant Company Of Arkansas Inc.)
  • KDYN (1540 AM; 0.5 kW; Alix, AR; Owner: Ozark Communications, Inc.)
  • DKKUZ (1560 AM; 0.25 kW; Gans, OK; Owner: Teddy Bear Communications, Inc.)
  • KHGG (1580 AM; 1.0 kW; Fort Smith, AR; Owner: Pharis Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KWHN (1650 AM; 10.0 kW; Fort Smith, AR; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KFSA (950 AM; 1.0 kW; Moffett, OK; Owner: Fred Hestwood Baker Living Trust, Fred H. Baker, Trustee)

FM Radio Stations Near Lavaca City, Arkansas

  • KLSZ-FM (100.7 FM; Bonanza, AR; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • 970910MA (101.5 FM; Greenwood, AR; Owner: Vision Ministries)
  • 970910MB (101.5 FM; Greenwood, AR; Owner: Altus Educational Broadcasting Foundation)
  • 970910MM (101.5 FM; Fort Smith, AR; Owner: George S. Flinn, Jr.)
  • 970911MW (101.5 FM; Fort Smith, AR; Owner: Ramsey Leasing, Inc)
  • 970912MF (101.5 FM; Greenwood, AR; Owner: Jem Broadcasting Co., Inc)
  • KBBQ-FM (102.7 FM; Van Buren, AR; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KHGG-FM (103.1 FM; Bates, AR; Owner: Pharis Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KQBK (104.7 FM; Fort Smith, AR; Owner: Pharis Broadcasting, Inc,)
  • KZKZ-FM (106.3 FM; Greenwood, AR; Owner: Family Communications, Inc.)
  • KOMS (107.3 FM; Hartford, AR; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • KEZA (107.9 FM; Winslow, AR; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KKRI (88.1 FM; Bonanza, AR; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Alix, AR; Owner: Tightrope Broadcasting, Inc)
  • KAOW (88.9 FM; Van Buren, AR; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KBHN (89.7 FM; Booneville, AR; Owner: Vision Ministries, Inc.)
  • KLFS (90.3 FM; Arkoma, OK; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KEAF (90.7 FM; Blue Mountain, AR; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • KUAF (91.3 FM; Winslow, AR; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Arkansas)
  • KREU (92.3 FM; Uniontown, AR; Owner: Star 92 Co.)
  • KISR (93.7 FM; Uniontown, AR; Owner: Stero 93 Inc)
  • KFPW-FM (94.5 FM; Bonanza, AR; Owner: Pharis Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KERX (95.3 FM; Charleston, AR; Owner: Pearson Broadcasting Of Paris, Inc.)
  • KKBD (95.9 FM; Gans, OK; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Lavaca City, Arkansas

  • KAFT (Channel 13; Winslow, AR; Owner: Arkansas Educational Television Commission)
  • KFTA-TV (Channel 24; Chester, AR; Owner: Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KFSM-TV (Channel 5; Van Buren, AR; Owner: Local Tv Arkansas License, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Lavaca City, Arkansas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 82  (17.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 41  (8.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 62  (13.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (0.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 73  (15.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 134  (29.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 78  (16.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 147  (31.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 1  (0.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 2  (0.4%)


(updated 2010)





There are 118 Farms In Lavaca City, Arkansas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Lavaca City, Arkansas

Farmers Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $189.1k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 21

The First National Bank Of Fort Smith - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 20

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Lavaca City, Arkansas

  • Fort Smith Regional


    (about 10.7 miles in Fort Smith, Arkansas; Airport Code: FSM)

  • Robert S Kerr


    (about 33.2 miles in Poteau, Oklahoma; Airport Code: RKR)

  • Drake Field


    (about 46.2 miles in Greenland, Arkansas; Airport Code: FYV)

  • Intermountain Regional


    (about 54.5 miles in Mena, Arkansas; Airport Code: XXX)

  • Mena Intermountain Municipal


    (about 54.7 miles in Mena, Arkansas; Airport Code: XXX)

  • Springdale Municipal


    (about 58.0 miles in Springdale, Arkansas; Airport Code: SPZ)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Lavaca City, Arkansas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

85.99%

Carpooled

10.88%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.43%

Other Means

1.72%

Worked At Home

0.97%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Lavaca City, Arkansas, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Lavaca City, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 518

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 8

Female householder, no husband present : 110

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 150

Householder not living alone : 22


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Lavaca City, Arkansas)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 22

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 14

All other households : 772


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Lavaca City, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 472

Renter-occupied housing units : 46

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 8

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 46

Renter-occupied housing units : 64

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 138

Renter-occupied housing units : 34


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Lavaca City, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 54

$10,000 to $14,999 : 50

$15,000 to $19,999 : 32

$20,000 to $24,999 : 48

$25,000 to $29,999 : 50

$30,000 to $34,999 : 50

$35,000 to $39,999 : 57

$40,000 to $44,999 : 46

$45,000 to $49,999 : 34

$50,000 to $59,999 : 68

$60,000 to $74,999 : 99

$75,000 to $99,999 : 118

$100,000 to $124,999 : 41

$125,000 to $149,999 : 15

$150,000 to $199,999 : 38

$200,000 or more : 8


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Lavaca City, Arkansas)

Total : 887


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Lavaca City, Arkansas)

Occupied : 808

Vacant : 79


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Lavaca City, Arkansas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Lavaca City, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later : 8

Built 2000 to 2004 : 179

Built 1990 to 1999 : 176

Built 1980 to 1989 : 160

Built 1970 to 1979 : 185

Built 1960 to 1969 : 101

Built 1950 to 1959 : 50

Built 1940 to 1949 : 21

Built 1939 or earlier : 7


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Lavaca City, Arkansas)

Utility gas : 475

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 11

Electricity : 315

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 7

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Lavaca City, Arkansas)

Less than $10,000 : 9

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3

$15,000 to $19,999 : 7

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 3

$30,000 to $34,999 : 2

$35,000 to $39,999 : 3

$40,000 to $49,999 : 25

$50,000 to $59,999 : 34

$60,000 to $69,999 : 87

$70,000 to $79,999 : 96

$80,000 to $89,999 : 27

$90,000 to $99,999 : 49

$100,000 to $124,999 : 112

$125,000 to $149,999 : 97

$150,000 to $174,999 : 61

$175,000 to $199,999 : 21

$200,000 to $249,999 : 19

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 6

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 3


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Lavaca City, Arkansas)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 20

Home equity loan only : 80

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 402

Housing units without a mortgage : 162


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Lavaca City, Arkansas)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $140,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $110,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $76,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $75,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $85,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $75,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $70,600

Built 1939 or earlier : $70,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Lavaca City, Arkansas: 77.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Arkansas: 67.6%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Lavaca City, AR): $39,427
Median Household Income In 2000 (Arkansas): $32,182


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Lavaca City): $57,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arkansas): $67,400


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Lavaca City): $466
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arkansas): $453


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Lavaca City, Arkansas

Utility Gas: 55.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 3.7%
Electricity: 39.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.6%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.4%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Lavaca City, Arkansas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Lavaca City, Arkansas

Visiting Nurses Agency


     Address: 524 Garrison Avenue, Fort Smith, Arkansas 72902
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 1/19/1982

Mercy Home Care


     Address: 7301b Rogers Ave, Fort Smith, Arkansas 72917
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 12/14/1978

Carenetwork Of Fort Smith


     Address: 220 North 12th, Fort Smith, Arkansas 72901
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/23/1992

Sparks Regional Medical Center Home Health


     Address: 1311 South I Street, Fort Smith, Arkansas 72901
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 10/25/1978

Gentiva Health Services


     Address: 3321 South 74th Street Suite B, Fort Smith, Arkansas 72903
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/16/1982

Hospitals Close To Lavaca City, Arkansas

Sparks Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1311 South I Street, Fort Smith, Arkansas 72901
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Edward Mercy Medical Center


     Address: 7301 Rogers Ave, Fort Smith, Arkansas 72917
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Summit Medical Center


     Address: East Main And South 20th Streets, Van Buren, Arkansas 72956
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Booneville Community Hospital


     Address: 880 West Main, Booneville, Arkansas 72927
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Eastern Oklahoma Medical Center


     Address: 105 Wall Street, Poteau, Oklahoma 74953
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Lavaca City, Arkansas

Ashton Place, Llc


     Address: 318 Strozier Lane, Barling, Arkansas 72923
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 67
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Alma Healthcare And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 401 Heather Lane, Alma, Arkansas 72921
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 68
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Methodist Nursing Home Of Fort Smith, Inc


     Address: 1915 South 74th St, Fort Smith, Arkansas 72903
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 137
     Percent Occupied: 94%

St Edward Mercy Medical Center


     Address: 7301 Rogers Avenue, Fort Smith, Arkansas 72917
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 20
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Legacy Health And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 3310 North 50 Street, Fort Smith, Arkansas 72904
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 98
     Percent Occupied: 70%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Lavaca City, Arkansas

Name: Arkansas Nuclear
Address: 1448 SR 333; Russellville, AR 72801
Distance: 59 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Lavaca City, Arkansas

    Retired Workers: 515
    Disabled Workers: 200
    Widowers Workers: 90
    Spouses Workers: 50
    Children Workers: 120


(updated 2007)



Sebastian County, Arkansas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 37.27%
  • Bush & Cheney 61.76%
  • Other 0.97%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Lavaca City, Arkansas citizens.

Relocation to Sebastian County, AR

8.06 % of Sebastian County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $35,256

Arkansas Average 7.98 %

0.03 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $20,143

Arkansas Average 0.12 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Sebastian County, AR (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Crawford County , AR 1.60 % ($27,012 AGI )
  • Le Flore County , OK 0.66 % ($31,893 AGI )
  • Sequoyah County , OK 0.51 % ($23,700 AGI )

Relocation away from Sebastian County, AR

7.68 % of Sebastian County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $33,537

Arkansas Average 7.29 %

0.04 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $20,750

Arkansas Average 0.06 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Sebastian County, AR (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Crawford County , AR 1.81 % ($29,488 AGI )
  • Washington County , AR 0.57 % ($33,284 AGI )
  • Le Flore County , OK 0.45 % ($38,141 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Arkansas

Low Bracket: $3,699 (1.00%)
High Bracket: $31,000 (7.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Arkansas

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Lavaca City, Arkansas directly or research local government web sites.



Number of Sex Offenders In Arkansas

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
5,864 6,426 7,612 8,099 9,219 10,151 8,996 11,474 12,919 13,813


(updated 2014)



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