Lavaca, Arkansas

Population 2,185

Lavaca is located in Sebastian County, AR. The population is 2,185, making Lavaca the 4th largest city in Sebastian County.

There are 3 public schools in Lavaca with an average Homefacts rating of B+. The total crime rate for Lavaca is moderate , and there are 5 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Lavaca is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Lavaca property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Lavaca include Big Creek Township, Central City and Bloomer Township.

Lavaca Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 14.4%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 71.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 14.5%

Crime Rate

19.43% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 80
  • Violent Crimes: 559
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 100
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

30.04% Higher than national avg.
  • 5 offenders in Lavaca
  • 22.88 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

11 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 11


Low 4.5%
  • Arkansas unemployment average: 5.0%
  • National unemployment average: 5.9%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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3 Public Schools view public schools

There are 3 K-12 public schools in Lavaca, AR and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Lavaca's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$259,950 compared to July 2020
Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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10 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Lavaca, AR issued 10 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Lavaca, AR issued 18 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 18 permits, 14 were issued for single family homes and 4 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $540
  • 1 Bedroom: $560
  • 2 Bedrooms: $740
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,025
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,210

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Environmental Hazards

11 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (235/248)
    Lavaca, AR has 94.76% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Lavaca, AR is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.47 Average
    Lavaca, AR is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 40.32°
  • February 44.3°
  • March 56.53°
  • April 63.05°
  • May 70.86°
  • June 81.1°
  • July 85.07°
  • August 83.74°
  • September 74.55°
  • October 63°
  • November 53.42°
  • December 41.98°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Lavaca, AR

Lavaca, AR has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Lavaca, AR has no risk of hurricanes.
Lavaca, AR has a very high risk of hail storms.
Lavaca, AR has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Lavaca, AR: $49,694


Unemployment in Lavaca is 4.5%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 5.0% and 5.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 51.18%
White Collar - 48.82%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Bruce Westerman

Neighborhood Info

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0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Lavaca, AR

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Lavaca, AR
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