For population 25 years and over in Amity:
For population 15 years and over in Amity city:
14 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $496 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Little Rock, AR (72.3 miles , pop. 183,133).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (125.6 miles , pop. 200,145).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (216.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Glenwood, AR (2.5 miles ), Daisy, AR (4.0 miles) , Antoine, AR (4.0 miles) , Delight, AR (4.1 miles ), Norman, AR (4.3 miles ), Murfreesboro, AR (4.3 miles ), Black Springs, AR (4.4 miles) , Okolona, AR (4.4 miles) .
Latitude: 34.27 N, Longitude: 93.46 W
Area code: 870
Population change in the 1990s: +235 (+44.6%).
Work and jobs in Amity: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Amity, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Amity-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Arkansas state average. It is 157% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/1/1997, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.5 miles away from the Amity city center killed 6 people and injured 100 people.
On 4/2/1982, a category F4 tornado 27.5 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 23 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Amity-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Arkansas state average. It is 90% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 94.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 97.1 miles away from Amity center
On 3/16/1997 at 19:07:27, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 4.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/4/2001 at 01:13:25, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 14.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1994 at 23:34:02, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.0 miles away from Amity center
On 5/16/2007 at 13:22:21, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 83.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Clark County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Amity:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Amity:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Amity and their reported violations in the past:AMITY WATERWORKS (Population served: 960, Surface_water):
Past health violations:ALPINE WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 675, Purch_surface_water):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 24.2%
(22.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 55.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Amity compared to Arkansas state average:
Banks with branches in Amity (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Amity (based on Clark County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 68.42%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Amity government finances in 2002(per resident):
7.96% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,005 average adjusted gross income)
0.29% of residents moved from foreign countries ($151 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.61% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,384 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Amity fatal accident list:
Nov 1, 2006 06:25 PM, Pine St., N. Hickory St., Lat: 34.267275, Lon: -93.467431, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
Sep 25, 1975 03:30 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Amity)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Amity)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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