For population 25 years and over in Garland:
For population 15 years and over in Garland town:
1 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $199 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bossier City, LA (58.4 miles , pop. 56,461).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (61.9 miles , pop. 200,145).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (182.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Lewisville, AR (2.8 miles ), Fouke, AR (3.5 miles ), Stamps, AR (3.5 miles ), Patmos, AR (3.7 miles) , Buckner, AR (4.0 miles ), Fulton, AR (4.3 miles ), Texarkana, AR (4.3 miles ), Bradley, AR (4.3 miles ).
Latitude: 33.36 N, Longitude: 93.72 W
Area code: 870
Population change in the 1990s: -63 (-15.2%).
Work and jobs in Garland: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Garland, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Garland-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Arkansas state average. It is 193% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/19/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.9 miles away from the Garland town center killed 2 people and injured 9 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 2/12/1950, a category F4 tornado 34.7 miles away from the town center killed 18 people and injured 77 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Garland-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Arkansas state average. It is 96% 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 60.7 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 65.1 miles away from Garland center
On 8/4/2001 at 01:13:25, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 70.5 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 62.2 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 65.3 miles away from Garland 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).
Birthplace of: Kenny Guinn - Politician.
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Garland:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.3 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Garland and their reported violations in the past:GARLAND WATERWORKS (Population served: 450, Groundwater):
Past health violations:WEST SHORE RESTAURANT (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 33.6%
(6.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.7% for Black residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Garland compared to Arkansas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Garland (based on Miller County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 64.09%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
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
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
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.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Garland fatal accident list:
Dec 17, 1999 03:40 PM, Cones Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 28, 1980 11:20 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Garland)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0209.00
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