For population 25 years and over in Jacksonport:
For population 15 years and over in Jacksonport town:
7 residents are foreign born (1.7% Asia, 1.3% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $250 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jonesboro, AR (36.9 miles , pop. 55,515).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (83.7 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (369.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Diaz, AR (1.6 miles ), Newport, AR (1.8 miles ), Campbell Station, AR (2.0 miles ), Tuckerman, AR (2.9 miles ), Oil Trough, AR (2.9 miles ), Newark, AR (3.0 miles ), Magness, AR (3.3 miles) , Amagon, AR (3.5 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 35.64 N, Longitude: 91.31 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 870
Population change in the 1990s: -33 (-12.3%).
Work and jobs in Jacksonport: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Jacksonport, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Jacksonport-area historical tornado activity is above Arkansas state average. It is 269% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/15/1968, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.1 miles away from the Jacksonport town center killed 7 people and injured 24 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/15/1968, a category F4 tornado 9.5 miles away from the town center killed 35 people and injured 364 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Jacksonport-area historical earthquake activity is above Arkansas state average. It is 60% 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 55.2 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 58.3 miles away from Jacksonport center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 60.3 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 46.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 90.0 miles away from Jacksonport 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 79.9 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 Jackson County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 14, Floods: 13, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Landslide: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Jacksonport:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Jacksonport:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.15. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Jacksonport and their reported violations in the past:JACKSONPORT WATERWORKS (Population served: 286, Purch_groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 51.8%
(51.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Jacksonport compared to Arkansas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Jacksonport (based on Jackson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.65%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Jacksonport government finances in 2002:
5.37% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($25,493 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:
6.79% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($38,487 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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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 137See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Jacksonport, AR
Total length: 803 meters (2,635ft)
Total costs: $8,000
Total average daily traffic: 1,067,481
Total average daily truck traffic: 17,500
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
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