For population 25 years and over in Hoxie:
For population 15 years and over in Hoxie city:
17 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $252 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jonesboro, AR (22.0 miles , pop. 55,515).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (85.7 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (400.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Walnut Ridge, AR (1.4 miles ), Portia, AR (2.4 miles ), College City, AR (2.4 miles ), Minturn, AR (2.4 miles) , Black Rock, AR (2.8 miles ), Sedgwick, AR (2.8 miles) , Powhatan, AR (2.9 miles) , Alicia, AR (3.5 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 36.05 N, Longitude: 90.98 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 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 Hoxie detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 5 (4 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +198 (+7.6%).
Work and jobs in Hoxie: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Hoxie, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hoxie-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Arkansas state average. It is 218% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/26/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.5 miles away from the Hoxie city center killed 3 people and injured 289 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 5/15/1968, a category F4 tornado 24.8 miles away from the city center killed 35 people and injured 364 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Hoxie-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Arkansas state average. It is 32% 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 46.3 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 73.6 miles away from Hoxie center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 67.7 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 41.2 miles away from the city 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 89.9 miles away from Hoxie center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 92.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Lawrence County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Billy Taylor (Canadian football running back) - Football running back, Miller Williams - Poet.
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Hoxie that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 25.3%
(24.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 50.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 40.0% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Hoxie city (based on Lawrence County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 60.76%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
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Hoxie government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
6.23% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($22,396 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:
7.45% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,548 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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See more detailed statistics of Hoxie fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hoxie)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hoxie)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:5
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.