For population 25 years and over in Cushman:
For population 15 years and over in Cushman town:
7 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $278 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jonesboro, AR (60.1 miles , pop. 55,515).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (113.6 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (356.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Mount Pleasant, AR (2.8 miles ), Batesville, AR (3.1 miles ), Guion, AR (3.3 miles) , Sidney, AR (3.3 miles ), Moorefield, AR (3.6 miles) , Cave City, AR (3.6 miles ), Concord, AR (3.9 miles ), Melbourne, AR (3.9 miles ).
Latitude: 35.87 N, Longitude: 91.76 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 870
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -26 (-5.3%).
Work and jobs in Cushman: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Cushman, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Cushman-area historical tornado activity is above Arkansas state average. It is 242% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/15/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.8 miles away from the Cushman town center killed 2 people and injured 13 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/15/1968, a category F4 tornado 22.4 miles away from the town center killed 7 people and injured 24 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Cushman-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 70% 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 82.3 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 51.9 miles away from Cushman center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 54.4 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 74.3 miles away from the city center
On 5/1/2005 at 12:37:32, a magnitude 4.2 (4.1 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.0 mi) earthquake occurred 90.6 miles away from Cushman center
On 7/7/1991 at 21:24:02, a magnitude 4.0 (3.8 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 55.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Independence County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 9, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Cushman:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cushman:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Cushman and their reported violations in the past:CUSHMAN WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 1262, Surface_water):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 32.5%
(34.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Cushman compared to Arkansas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Cushman (based on Independence County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 64.36%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.33% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,063 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:
6.35% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,813 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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Cushman fatal accident list:
Sep 21, 2003 04:53 PM, Sr-69-02, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
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