Johnson, Arkansas

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Johnson, Arkansas

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High Points

Johnson strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Arkansas):

Category Trophy
College Educated Adults
(vs. State)
Top 1% trophy Johnson College Educated Adults
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. State)
Top 1% trophy Johnson Well-Paid Single Women
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. State)
Top 2% trophy Johnson Well-Paid Single Men
Median Family Income
(vs. State)
Top 3% trophy Johnson Median Family Income
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. State)
Top 6% Johnson Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. State)
Top 6% Johnson People in Middle Class or Better
Short Commute Times
(vs. Peers)
Top 13% Johnson Short Commute Times
Walking and Biking to Work
(vs. State)
Top 16% Johnson Walking and Biking to Work

Comparative Profile of Johnson, Arkansas

Comparing Johnson to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Arkansas (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Children Under 5 Years Old 10 10
Well-Paid Single Women 10 10
Well-Paid Single Men 8 10
Racial Diversity 8 6
Female Share of the Population 6 5
Male Share of the Population 5 6
Age of the Population 1 1
Senior Citizens 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 7 7
Average Household Size 6 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 10 10
Median Family Income 8 10
People in Middle Class or Better 7 10
People Above Poverty 7 10

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 9 9
Walking and Biking to Work 8 9
Working at Home 6 9
Public Transportation Use 6 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 10 10
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 5 5
Affordability of Property Taxes 5 1
People Living Alone 4 4
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 3 2
Affordability of Rents 2 1

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Johnson Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 4 miles N of Fayetteville, Arkansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 102 miles E of Tulsa, Oklahoma
County Washington
Metro Area Fayetteville - Springdale - Rogers
P.O. Box Zip Codes 72741
Phone Area Codes 479
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 36.132
Longitude -94.165

Johnson Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 2.3 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 44 F
Apr Temp 46 to 69 F
Jul Temp 69 to 89 F
Oct Temp 47 to 70 F
Annual Precip 46 inches
Distance 13 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 44 F
Apr Temp 43 to 68 F
Jul Temp 66 to 89 F
Oct Temp 45 to 71 F
Annual Precip 46.9 inches
Distance 26.2 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 46 F
Apr Temp 46 to 72 F
Jul Temp 66 to 93 F
Oct Temp 47 to 73 F
Annual Precip 47.1 inches
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Johnson Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 2,319 100%
Male 1,107 47.7%
Female 1,212 52.3%
Under 18 644 27.8%
18+ 1,675 72.2%
65+ 128 5.5%
Median Age 29.1
Average Family Size 2.98
White 2,123 91.5%
African-American 33 1.4%
Asian 49 2.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 16 0.7%
Other 39 1.7%
Mixed Race 57 2.5%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 74 3.2%

Estimated Johnson Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 2,746
Growth 427
Growth % 18.4%

Johnson Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 23.7%
US/American 14.9%
English 13.8%
Irish 11.8%
German 11.2%
Scottish 4.6%
Scotch-Irish 3.7%
French (except Basque) 3.7%
Dutch 2.1%
Italian 1.9%
European 1.2%
Swedish 1%
Welsh 0.9%
Polish 0.8%
Greek 0.7%
French Canadian 0.7%
Danish 0.4%
Belgian 0.4%
Norwegian 0.4%
Czech 0.3%
Finnish 0.3%
Slovak 0.2%
Eastern European 0.2%
British 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Johnson 2,319 $51,618
Bethel Heights 714 $51,172
Elm Springs 1,044 $45,536
Farmington 3,605 $43,472
Fayetteville 58,047 $45,074
Springdale 45,798 $42,170
Tontitown 942 $47,589

Johnson Hospitals

(Voluntary non-profit - Private)
(479) 684-3000
Emergency Service: Yes

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