Lonoke County

Lonoke County, Arkansas

301 N Center St
Lonoke, AR 72086
Phone: (501) 676-2368
Fax: (501) 676-3038

In central AR, east of Little Rock; organized Apr 16, 1873 from Pulaski and Jefferson counties. Name Origin: Variant spelling of lone oak, a former landmark at the county seat.

Area (sq mi):: 802.43 (land 765.96; water 36.47) Population per square mile: 79.20
Population 2005: 60,658 State rank: 11 Population change: 2000-20005 14.80%; 1990-2000 34.50% Population 2000: 52,828 (White 90.00%; Black or African American 6.40%; Hispanic or Latino 1.70%; Asian 0.40%; Other 2.10%). Foreign born: 1.40%. Median age: 34.70
Income 2000: per capita $17,397; median household $40,314; Population below poverty level: 10.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,026-$24,358
Unemployment (2004): 4.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.10% Median travel time to work: 27.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 61.90%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Cabot (19,607)

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    He asked about the score and she began yelling at him and got in his face," Lonoke County Sheriff's Detective Anthony Counts wrote in an affidavit.
    13 and left minor damage to four houses, and two mobile homes in Lonoke County, according to the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management.
    When she was 15, she started in the kitchen on the plantation where she was born in Lonoke County, 30 miles east of Little Rock.
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    19, 2011, the case in Lonoke County Circuit Court later became a point of consolidation for a similar case filed a year later in Pulaski County.
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