Baxter County, AR

Current Temperature ° Population 41,285

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 12.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 69.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 17.9%

Registered Offenders

15.52% Higher than national avg.
  • 78 offenders in Baxter County
  • 18.89 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $148,900
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 5
  • Homes For Sale: 1,238
  • Homes For Rent: 2

Environmental Hazards

189 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 9
  • Superfunds: 4
  • Tanks & Spills: 176

Unemployment

Moderate 4.1%
  • Arkansas unemployment average: 3.7%
  • National unemployment average: 4.3%

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10 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 10 K-12 public schools in Baxter County, AR and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Baxter County's schools as Excellent, with an overall A- rating.

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Crime view details

78 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$148,900 compared to June 2016
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    19.7%
  • Rented
    19.6%
  • Owned
    60.7%

1,238 Homes For Sale View All

$184,900
2100 Norwood Drive
Mountain Home, AR 72653
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$104,500
419 W North Street
Mountain Home, AR 72653
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$249,995
1286 Windancer Circle
Mountain Home, AR 72653
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$129,900
5312 Hwy 126
Midway, AR 72651
-- Beds | -- Baths

5 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$82,446
Illinois
Mountain Home, AR 72653
-- Beds | 2 Baths
$298,014
Fairway
Mountain Home, AR 72653
3 Beds | -- Baths
$35,791
Twilight
Mountain Home, AR 72653
-- Beds | -- Baths
$66,428
Town Park
Mountain Home, AR 72653
-- Beds | 1 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

8 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Baxter County, AR issued 8 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Baxter County, AR issued 52 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 52 permits, 12 were issued for single family homes and 40 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

2 Rental Properties View All

$500
7075 Hwy 62 West
Gassville, AR 72635
-- Beds | -- Baths
$2,000
1076 Hometown Commons
Mountain Home, AR 72653
-- Beds | 1 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Baxter County, AR
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $493
  • 1 Bedroom: $496
  • 2 Bedrooms: $659
  • 3 Bedrooms: $901
  • 4 Bedrooms: $955

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Environmental Hazards

189 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Baxter County, AR
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Baxter County, AR
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  • Superfunds
    in Baxter County, AR
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Baxter County, AR
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Baxter County, AR has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Baxter County, AR is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.26 Average
    Baxter County, AR is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 36.63°
  • February 39.52°
  • March 51.1°
  • April 59.67°
  • May 67.03°
  • June 76.77°
  • July 80.48°
  • August 78.56°
  • September 70.32°
  • October 58.9°
  • November 50.27°
  • December 39.12°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Baxter County, AR

Earthquakes
Baxter County, AR has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Baxter County, AR has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Baxter County, AR has a high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Baxter County, AR has a high risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Baxter County, AR: $35,396

Unemployment

Unemployment in Baxter County is 4.1%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.7% and 8.8% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 47.47%
White Collar - 52.53%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Asa Hutchinson
  • Sen. John Boozman
  • Sen. Tom Cotton

Neighborhood Info

4 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

23 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

2 Libraries view all

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