For population 25 years and over in Fouke:
For population 15 years and over in Fouke town:
22 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $406 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bossier City, LA (52.6 miles , pop. 56,461).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (55.3 miles , pop. 200,145).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (171.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Garland, AR (3.5 miles ), Bloomburg, TX (3.6 miles ), Domino, TX (3.6 miles) , Texarkana, AR (3.8 miles ), Texarkana, TX (4.0 miles ), Queen City, TX (4.2 miles ), Wake Village, TX (4.2 miles ), Bradley, AR (4.2 miles ).
Latitude: 33.26 N, Longitude: 93.89 W
Area code: 870
Population change in the 1990s: +185 (+29.4%).
Work and jobs in Fouke: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Fouke, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Fouke-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Arkansas state average. It is 206% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/12/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 34.0 miles away from the Fouke town center killed one person and injured 5 people.
On 12/19/1957, a category F4 tornado 37.3 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 9 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Fouke-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Arkansas state average. It is 98% 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 70.5 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 72.5 miles away from Fouke center
On 8/4/2001 at 01:13:25, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 81.2 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 71.1 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 75.2 miles away from Fouke center
On 4/22/2005 at 05:17:04, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Miller County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.6 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Fouke and their reported violations in the past:FOUKE WATERWORKS (Population served: 888, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 34.4%
(34.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Fouke compared to Arkansas state average:
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Religion statistics for Fouke (based on Miller County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 64.09%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
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10.47% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,654 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:
9.91% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,664 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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Fouke fatal accident list:
Sep 27, 2003 07:44 AM, Cr 41, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 15, 1997 04:55 PM, Us-71-02, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Oct 19, 1993 07:38 AM, 19, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 11, 1976 07:00 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Fouke)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:45 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fouke)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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