Lakeview, Arkansas

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Lakeview, Arkansas

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High Points

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

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Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. State)
Top 9% Lakeview Well-Paid Single Men
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. State)
Top 11% Lakeview People in Middle Class or Better
Low Violent Crime
(vs. Peers)
Top 13% Lakeview Low Violent Crime
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. State)
Top 18% Lakeview Low Rate of Poverty

Comparative Profile of Lakeview, Arkansas

Comparing Lakeview 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
Age of the Population 10 10
Senior Citizens 10 10
Male Share of the Population 9 10
Well-Paid Single Men 6 10
Racial Diversity 5 3
Well-Paid Single Women 3 6
Female Share of the Population 2 1
Children Under 5 Years Old 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 9 10
Average Household Size 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 7 8
People in Middle Class or Better 6 9
People Above Poverty 5 9
Median Family Income 5 8

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 10 10
Short Commute Times 8 7
Walking and Biking to Work 1 1
Public Transportation Use 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 9 10
Housing Recently Built 9 8
Affordability of Rents 7 6
Affordability of Property Taxes 7 2
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 7 6
People Living Alone 6 6


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Violent Crime 9 10
Low Property Crime 7 8

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Lakeview Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 71 miles SE of Springfield, Missouri (center to center)
Nearest Large City 163 miles NW of Memphis, Tennessee
County Baxter
Standard Zip Codes 72642
Phone Area Codes 870
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 36.368
Longitude -92.545

Lakeview Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 8.2 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 44 F
Apr Temp 45 to 69 F
Jul Temp 67 to 90 F
Oct Temp 47 to 72 F
Annual Precip 45.2 inches
Distance 22.1 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 45 F
Apr Temp 42 to 71 F
Jul Temp 66 to 92 F
Oct Temp 45 to 73 F
Annual Precip 44.2 inches
Distance 27.4 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 46 F
Apr Temp 41 to 70 F
Jul Temp 64 to 91 F
Oct Temp 44 to 73 F
Annual Precip 45.9 inches
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Lakeview Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 763 100%
Male 387 50.7%
Female 376 49.3%
Under 18 104 13.6%
18+ 659 86.4%
65+ 291 38.1%
Median Age 59.5
Average Family Size 2.45
White 755 99%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 4 0.5%
American Indian & Alaskan 3 0.4%
Other 1 0.1%
Mixed Race 0 0%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 10 1.3%

Estimated Lakeview Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 806
Growth 43
Growth % 5.6%

Lakeview 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
German 32%
English 15.5%
Irish 9.9%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 7.6%
US/American 5.9%
Polish 5.1%
Norwegian 3.7%
French (except Basque) 3.4%
Swedish 2.5%
Czech 2.5%
French Canadian 2.5%
Scotch-Irish 2.4%
Italian 2.2%
Lithuanian 1.3%
Scottish 0.8%
European 0.7%
Hungarian 0.5%
Austrian 0.5%
Dutch 0.3%
Danish 0.3%
Ukrainian 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Lakeview 763 $38,482
Bull Shoals 2,000 $34,219
Cotter 921 $34,375
Flippin 1,357 $25,573
Gassville 1,706 $30,481
Mountain Home 11,012 $34,895
Salesville 437 $33,611
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