For population 25 years and over in Emmet:
For population 15 years and over in Emmet city:
9 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $302 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bossier City, LA (84.6 miles , pop. 56,461).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (88.8 miles , pop. 200,145).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (202.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Perrytown, AR (2.0 miles ), Prescott, AR (2.7 miles ), Hope, AR (2.8 miles ), Oakhaven, AR (2.9 miles) , Blevins, AR (3.4 miles ), Bodcaw, AR (3.5 miles) , Washington, AR (3.5 miles) , Rosston, AR (3.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 33.73 N, Longitude: 93.47 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 870
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +61 (+13.7%).
Work and jobs in Emmet: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Emmet, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Emmet-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Arkansas state average. It is 159% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/2/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.1 miles away from the Emmet city center killed 3 people and injured 23 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 3/1/1997, a category F4 tornado 14.5 miles away from the city center killed 6 people and injured 100 people.
Earthquake activity:Emmet-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Arkansas state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 33.4 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 41.8 miles away from Emmet center
On 6/10/1994 at 23:34:02, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.6 miles away from the city center
On 5/16/2007 at 13:22:21, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 58.9 miles away from the city center
On 3/3/2001 at 10:46:13, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 59.7 miles away from Emmet center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Nevada County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Tom Hughes (outfielder) - Baseball player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Emmet:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Emmet:
Public high school in Emmet:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Emmet and their reported violations in the past:EMMET WATERWORKS (Population served: 620, Groundwater):
Past health violations:EMMET WATERWORKS (Population served: 620, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 31.1%
(26.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 48.8% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Emmet compared to Arkansas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Emmet city (based on Nevada County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 60.37%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.08% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($25,442 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:
8.22% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,855 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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Emmet fatal accident list:
Dec 20, 2006 08:45 AM, Arkla Crossing St., Lat: 33.728656, Lon: -93.473156, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 25, 2000 08:00 PM, Elm St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Emmet)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.