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Mountain View, Arkansas - Basic Facts

Mountain View is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Mountain View.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Stone County at latitude 35.8684 and longitude -92.1177. Stone County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 761 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Mountain View (see map) encompass a land area of 7.22 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Mountain View: Mountainview.

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Mountain View, AR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 2,874
Population in Households 2,732
Population in Familes 2,155
Population in Group Qrtrs 142
Population Density1 399
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 1,370
Average Household Size 1.99
Family Households 858
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,644 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 932 (56.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 438 (26.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 274 (16.7%)
Median Home Value $101,617
Average Home Value $123,013


Median Household Income $28,040
Average Household Income $38,740
Per Capita Income $17,656
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.06% 0.69%
Households 1.48% 0.83%
Families 4.38% 0.71%
Median Household Income   1.64%
Per Capita Income   1.71%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Mountain View, AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mountain View to the other 541 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 103 81st
Population Density1 # 292 46th
Diversity Index2 # 491 10th
Median Household Income # 470 13th
Per Capita Income # 373 31st

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.