The City of Mountain Home had a population of 12,394 as of July 1, 2016. Mountain Home ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Arkansas. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Mountain Home is located at latitude 36.3345 and longitude -92.3846 in Baxter County. The formal boundaries for the City of Mountain Home (see map below) encompass a land area of 11.74 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Baxter County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 817 feet.
The City of Mountain Home (GNIS ID: 2404330) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Mountain Home population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Mountain Home: Rapps Barren, Rapps Barrens.
|Population in Households||12,098|
|Population in Familes||9,180|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||296|
|Average Household Size||2.1|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||6,443 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,587 (55.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,186 (33.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||669 (10.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$136,114|
|Average Home Value||$160,873|
|Median Household Income||$32,060|
|Average Household Income||$47,365|
|Per Capita Income||$21,959|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.24%|
|Per Capita Income||1.91%|
The table below compares Mountain Home to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 32||94th|
|Population Density1||# 58||89th|
|Diversity Index2||# 432||20th|
|Median Household Income||# 389||28th|
|Per Capita Income||# 154||72nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.