Morrilton Conway County, Arkansas

Morrilton: City in Arkansas, USA

About

Morrilton is a city located in the county of Conway in the U.S. state of Arkansas. Its population at the 2010 census was 6,767. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 6,679 inhabitants.

The city was created 143 years ago in 1878.

Morrilton Quick Facts

Population : 6,679 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Arkansas (United States)
County : Conway County
Postal code : 72110
Phone Area Codes : 501
Official name : Morrilton
Water as percent of area : 4.29%
Land as percent of area : 95.71%
Altitude : 384 feet / 117 meters
Capital city : Morrilton is capital of Conway County
Establishment : January 01, 1879 (143 years ago)
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 14:05:05 (16th May 2022)
Population growth : -1.32% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Morrilton is located at 35°9'3"N 92°44'39"W (35.1509200, -92.7440500).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Morrilton decreased by 1.32% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 6,767 - census
2011 6,734 -0.49% estimation process
2012 6,735 0.01% estimation process
2013 6,717 -0.27% estimation process
2014 6,688 -0.43% estimation process
2015 6,668 -0.3% estimation process
2016 6,647 -0.32% estimation process
2017 6,627 -0.3% estimation process
2018 6,630 0.05% estimation process
2019 6,645 0.23% estimation process
2020 6,679 0.51% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 20,846
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 21,267
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -2.0%
April 1, 2020 Population : 20,715
April 1, 2010 Population : 21,273
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.0%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 22.6%
People over 65 (%) : 19.7%
Female persons, % : 50.8%
White only, percent : 84.8%
Black or African American alone, percent : 11.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.9%
Asians alone % : 0.4%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : Z
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.5%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 4.0%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 81.4%
2015-2019 Veterans : 1,745
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 2.4%
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 9,885

Morrilton zip code is 72110. County name: Conway, County fips: 05029

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Economic Facts

Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 9,885
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 67.3%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $107,600
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $940
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $320
2015-2019 median gross rent : $647
Permits for construction, 2020 : 11
2015-2019 Households : 8,309
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.49
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.2%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 3.2%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 79.9%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 65.4%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 87.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 15.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 15.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 9.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 58.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 54.5%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 13,926
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 31,442
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 384,398
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 287,615
2012 total retail sales per capita : $13,511
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 25.0
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $42,802
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $25,158
Percentage of people living in poverty : 15.6%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 410
2019 total employment : 4,732
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 192,249
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : 0.9%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 1,382
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,341
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 677
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 477
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 147
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,143
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 135
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,137
2010 population per square mile : 38.5
2010 land area in square miles : 552.25

People born in Morrilton (6)

People born in Morrilton, including basketball player Maurice Jeffers, mathematician John R. Stallings, lawyer, politician, and decorated naval aviator Nathan Green Gordon, .

List

  • Jack DeWitt (American screenwriter (1900-1981)) he was born in 01/01/1900
  • Keith Carter (American basketball player) he was born in 17/10/1976
  • Mary Massey (American historian) she was born in 25/12/1915

Schools in Morrilton

College & universities near Morrilton, AR

Code Name City ZIP
107585 University of Arkansas Community College-Morrilton Morrilton (AR) 72110

Stations (3)

Amtrak & bus stations near Morrilton, AR

Code Name Address Type
LRK Little Rock Union Station 1400 West Markham Street RAIL
MVN Malvern station 200 East First St. RAIL
ARK Arkadelphia station 798 South 5th St. RAIL

Post offices near Morrilton

Post Office Name City ZIP
Morrilton Post Office Morrilton (AR) 72110

Other cities in Conway County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Conway County , AR.

City Name Population Title
Austin 4,504 City in Arkansas, USA
Plumerville 776 City in Arkansas, USA
Oppelo 747 City in Arkansas, USA
Menifee 321 Human settlement in Conway County, Arkansas, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Morrilton distances to largest Arkansas cities