For population 25 years and over in Knobel:
For population 15 years and over in Knobel town:
1 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $317 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jonesboro, AR (34.4 miles , pop. 55,515).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (90.4 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (412.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Peach Orchard, AR (2.1 miles) , Corning, AR (2.5 miles ), Datto, AR (3.0 miles) , Reyno, AR (3.0 miles ), Delaplaine, AR (3.0 miles) , Lafe, AR (3.1 miles ), Biggers, AR (3.4 miles ), Success, AR (3.4 miles) .
Latitude: 36.32 N, Longitude: 90.60 W
Area code: 870
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +43 (+13.7%).
Work and jobs in Knobel: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Knobel, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Knobel-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Arkansas state average. It is 187% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/21/1999, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.0 miles away from the Knobel town center caused $1 million in damages.
On 4/22/1981, a category F4 tornado 21.9 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 32 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Knobel-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Arkansas state average. It is 9% greater than the overall U.S. average.
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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 46.5 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 49.6 miles away from Knobel center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 83.3 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 51.4 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 49.5 miles away from Knobel center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 89.4 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 Clay County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Knobel:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Knobel:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Knobel that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 15.5%
(15.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Knobel compared to Arkansas state average:
Banks with branches in Knobel (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Knobel town (based on Clay County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.92%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.36% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($22,992 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:
6.95% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,369 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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Knobel fatal accident list:
Feb 5, 1975 05:05 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FAA Registered Aircraft:6
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