For population 25 years and over in Hunter:
For population 15 years and over in Hunter town:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $350 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jonesboro, AR (58.8 miles , pop. 55,515).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (65.5 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (360.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Fargo, AR (2.7 miles) , Cotton Plant, AR (2.8 miles ), Wheatley, AR (3.1 miles ), Brinkley, AR (3.5 miles ), Palestine, AR (3.7 miles ), McCrory, AR (3.8 miles ), Patterson, AR (3.9 miles ), Caldwell, AR (4.2 miles ).
Latitude: 35.05 N, Longitude: 91.13 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 870
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +16 (+11.8%).
Average climate in Hunter, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hunter-area historical tornado activity is above Arkansas state average. It is 251% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/21/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.9 miles away from the Hunter town center killed 29 people and injured 180 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/26/1973, a category F4 tornado 20.3 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 289 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Hunter-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 75% 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 60.5 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 61.3 miles away from Hunter center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 61.7 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 53.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/29/1996 at 05:41:33, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 12.6 mi) earthquake occurred 90.2 miles away from Hunter center
On 5/1/2005 at 12:37:32, a magnitude 4.2 (4.1 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.0 mi) earthquake occurred 76.8 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 Woodruff County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Landslide: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Gilbert G. Collier - Army Medal of Honor recipient.
Medal of Honor Recipient born in Hunter: Gilbert G. Collier.
Hospitals/medical centers near Hunter:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hunter:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 25.7%
(24.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Hunter compared to Arkansas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Hunter town (based on Woodruff County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 59.03%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Hunter government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Hunter government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Hunter government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
5.38% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($20,659 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:
6.98% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($22,407 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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TV broadcast stations around Hunter:
Hunter fatal accident list:
Mar 25, 2003 11:37 AM, Us-49-07, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 16, 1981 03:30 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:6
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:1