For population 25 years and over in Hazen:
For population 15 years and over in Hazen city:
14 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $430 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: North Little Rock, AR (39.2 miles , pop. 60,433).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (93.1 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (330.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: De Valls Bluff, AR (2.5 miles ), Fredonia (Biscoe), AR (3.0 miles ), Carlisle, AR (3.2 miles ), Des Arc, AR (3.6 miles ), Roe, AR (3.9 miles) , Clarendon, AR (4.0 miles ), Ulm, AR (4.0 miles ), Lonoke, AR (4.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 34.80 N, Longitude: 91.57 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 Hazen detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 7 (5 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -55 (-3.3%).
Work and jobs in Hazen: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Hazen, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hazen-area historical tornado activity is above Arkansas state average. It is 262% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/21/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.3 miles away from the Hazen city center killed 2 people and injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 3/21/1952, a category F4 tornado 22.8 miles away from the city center killed 29 people and injured 180 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Hazen-area historical earthquake activity is below Arkansas state average. It is 85% 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 91.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 44.6 miles away from Hazen 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) earthquake occurred 45.4 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 83.3 miles away from the city center
On 2/10/2005 at 14:04:54, a magnitude 4.1 (3.9 MB, 4.1 MW, Depth: 9.5 mi) earthquake occurred 99.8 miles away from Hazen center
On 6/27/2000 at 01:28:45, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 0.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 96.3 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 Prairie County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: John Hancock (actor) - Actor.
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.43. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.1 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Hazen and their reported violations in the past:HAZEN WATERWORKS (Population served: 1668, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 15.6%
(11.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.0% for Black 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)
69 people in nursing homes in 2000
Hazen compared to Arkansas state average:
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Religion statistics for Hazen (based on Prairie County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 67.32%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
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Hazen government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.46% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,771 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:
7.27% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($24,591 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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Hazen fatal accident list:
Aug 23, 2009 04:30 AM, I-40-42, Lat: 34.81796111, Lon: -91.52229444, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jan 28, 2008 05:40 PM, I-40-42, Lat: 34.819336, Lon: -91.575958, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 10, 2006 09:40 AM, I-40-42, Lat: 34.819222, Lon: -91.571856, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 14, 2005 87:99 PM, I-40-42, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 27, 2003 09:46 AM, Us-70-16, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Dec 7, 2002 07:59 AM, I-40-42, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hazen)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:55 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Hazen, AR)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:7
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Hazen)
FAA Registered Aircraft:9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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