For population 25 years and over in College City:
For population 15 years and over in College City town:
12 residents are foreign born (1.9% Africa, 1.9% Latin America, 0.7% Oceania).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $300 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jonesboro, AR (24.8 miles , pop. 55,515).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (88.5 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (405.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Walnut Ridge, AR (1.9 miles ), Hoxie, AR (2.4 miles ), O'Kean, AR (2.7 miles ), Portia, AR (2.8 miles ), Black Rock, AR (3.0 miles ), Pocahontas, AR (3.1 miles ), Powhatan, AR (3.2 miles) , Sedgwick, AR (3.3 miles) .
Latitude: 36.13 N, Longitude: 90.94 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 870
Work and jobs in College City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in College City, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
College City-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Arkansas state average. It is 208% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/21/1999, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.2 miles away from the College City town center caused $1 million in damages.
On 5/26/1973, a category F4 tornado 25.1 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 289 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:College City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Arkansas state average. It is 28% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 48.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 69.2 miles away from College City center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 66.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 44.0 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 95.0 miles away from College City center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 97.2 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 Lawrence County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 12.0%
(12.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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No gay or lesbian households reported
115 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
College City compared to Arkansas state average:
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Religion statistics for College City (based on Lawrence County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 60.76%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
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College City government finances in 2002:
6.23% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($22,396 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.45% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,548 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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