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(updated 2010)



Household Type By Tenure
(Polk County, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,406

Renter-occupied housing units : 551

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 347

Renter-occupied housing units : 70

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 687

Renter-occupied housing units : 330

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,772

Renter-occupied housing units : 802


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Polk County, Arkansas)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 436

Householder 35 to 44 years : 681

Householder 45 to 54 years : 589

Householder 55 to 59 years : 373

Householder 60 to 64 years : 270

Householder 65 to 74 years : 349

Householder 75 years and over : 118

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 281

Householder 35 to 44 years : 90

Householder 45 to 54 years : 559

Householder 55 to 59 years : 242

Householder 60 to 64 years : 523

Householder 65 to 74 years : 915

Householder 75 years and over : 786


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Polk County, Arkansas)

Less than 10.0 percent : 68

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 116

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 151

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 218

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 82

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 164

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 164

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 81

50.0 percent or more : 243

Not computed : 466


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Polk County, Arkansas)

Built 2010 or later : $28,800

Built 2000 to 2009 : $138,800

Built 1990 to 1999 : $78,400

Built 1980 to 1989 : $95,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $77,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $71,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $83,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $76,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $65,700


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Polk County, Arkansas: 69.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Arkansas: 67.6%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Polk County, Arkansas

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 22 22 $1,600,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

22 22 $1,600,500
2000        
  Single Family 19 19 $1,293,500
  Two Family 2 4 $80,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

21 23 $1,373,500
2001        
  Single Family 15 15 $981,100
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

15 15 $981,100
2002        
  Single Family 10 10 $826,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

10 10 $826,000
2003        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 6 6 $488,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $488,000
2005        
  Single Family 17 17 $1,163,000
  Two Family 1 2 $100,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

18 19 $1,263,000
2006        
  Single Family 10 10 $1,125,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $110,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 14 $1,235,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Polk County, AR): $25,180
Median Household Income In 2000 (Arkansas): $32,182


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Polk County): $57,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arkansas): $67,400


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Polk County, Arkansas

Utility Gas: 28.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 25.8%
Electricity: 31.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 14.1%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.1%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Polk County, Arkansas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 13.55%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 80.65%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 5.81%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Polk County): $361
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arkansas): $453
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Polk County): $532


(updated 2010)



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