Tontitown, AR Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Tontitown, Arkansas - Basic Facts

The City of Tontitown had a population of 2,770 as of July 1, 2016. Tontitown ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Arkansas. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Tontitown is located at latitude 36.1674 and longitude -94.2421 in Washington County. The formal boundaries for the City of Tontitown (see map below) encompass a land area of 18.1 sq. miles and a water area of 0.14 sq. miles. Washington County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,289 feet.

The City of Tontitown (GNIS ID: 2405595) 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.

The City of Tontitown is located within Township of Tontitown, a minor civil division (MCD) of Washington County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Tontitown 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 Tontitown: Tonitown.

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Tontitown, AR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,770
Population in Households 2,768
Population in Familes 2,454
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density1 153
Diversity Index2 28


Total Households 991
Average Household Size 2.79
Family Households 786
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,070 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 791 (73.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 200 (18.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 79 ( 7.4%)
Median Home Value $216,573
Average Home Value $296,681


Median Household Income $63,000
Average Household Income $93,261
Per Capita Income $33,549
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.92% 1.97%
Households 1.88% 1.92%
Families 1.57% 1.82%
Median Household Income   3.33%
Per Capita Income   2.3%
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.

Tontitown, AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tontitown 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 113 79th
Population Density1 # 447 17th
Diversity Index2 # 272 50th
Median Household Income # 7 99th
Per Capita Income # 11 98th

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