For population 25 years and over in Hampton:
For population 15 years and over in Hampton city:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $433 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pine Bluff, AR (53.4 miles , pop. 55,085).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (105.8 miles , pop. 200,145).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (255.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Harrell, AR (2.0 miles ), Tinsman, AR (3.0 miles) , Banks, AR (3.4 miles) , Calion, AR (3.9 miles ), Bearden, AR (4.0 miles ), East Camden, AR (4.1 miles ), Thornton, AR (4.1 miles ), Hermitage, AR (4.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 33.54 N, Longitude: 92.47 W
Area code: 870
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Hampton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +19 (+1.2%).
Work and jobs in Hampton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Hampton, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hampton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Arkansas state average. It is 159% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/28/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.9 miles away from the Hampton city center killed 7 people and injured 51 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 12/19/1957, a category F4 tornado 32.0 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 9 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Hampton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Arkansas state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/11/1996 at 18:17:49, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 91.8 miles away from the city center
On 3/16/1997 at 19:07:27, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 72.5 miles away from Hampton center
On 6/10/1994 at 23:34:02, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 38.1 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 17.8 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 26.5 miles away from Hampton center
On 8/4/2001 at 01:13:25, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Calhoun County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Wayne Harris - Player of and football.
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.66. This is significantly better than average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.1. This is about average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Hampton and their reported violations in the past:HAMPTON WATERWORKS (Population served: 1776, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 9.6%
(6.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.2% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race 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)
93 people in nursing homes in 2000
24 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
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Banks with branches in Hampton (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Hampton (based on Calhoun County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 59.40%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
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Hampton government finances in 2002(per resident):
7.57% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,053 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:
6.50% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,598 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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Hampton fatal accident list:
Nov 4, 2001 06:55 AM, First St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 3, 1994 06:10 PM, 4-10, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 19, 1994 08:55 AM, 167-3, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 4, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 5, 1987 05:35 PM, 167s3, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hampton)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:6
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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