Lakeview, Arkansas | 870.431.8744


Lakeview is a city in Baxter County, Arkansas, United States.

The population was 742 at the 2010 census. This lakeside city is located in north central Arkansas, about twelve miles south of the Arkansas-Missouri state line.  According to the United States Census Bureau, Lakeview  has a total area of 1.1 square miles, all of it land.

As of the census of 2010 there were 742 people, 372 households, and 252 families residing in the city. The population density was 664.4 people per square mile. There were 426 housing units at an average density of 371.0/sq miles. The racial makeup of the city was 98.95% White, 0.39% Native American, 0.52% Asian, 0.13% from other races. 1.31% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 372 households out of which 14.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 64.2% were married couples living together, 2.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.0% were non-families. 28.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 15.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.05 and the average family size was 2.45.

In the city the population was spread out with 13.6% under the age of 18, 3.5% from 18 to 24, 14.3% from 25 to 44, 30.4% from 45 to 64, and 38.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 60 years. For every 100 females there were 102.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 101.5 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $31,667, and the median income for a family was $38,482. Males had a median income of $27,750 versus $25,313 for females. The per capita income for the city was $16,667. About 7.9% of families and 12.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 19.6% of those under age 18 and 4.1% of those age 65 or over.

This information is courtesy of Wikipedia and will be updated with Census 2010 data.