For population 25 years and over in McRae:
For population 15 years and over in McRae city:
5 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $393 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: North Little Rock, AR (33.7 miles , pop. 60,433).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (104.8 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (326.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Garner, AR (1.7 miles ), Beebe, AR (2.2 miles ), Higginson, AR (2.9 miles ), Ward, AR (3.2 miles ), Griffithville, AR (3.2 miles ), Searcy, AR (3.2 miles ), Kensett, AR (3.4 miles ), Austin, AR (3.5 miles ).
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Latitude: 35.11 N, Longitude: 91.82 W
Area code: 501
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 McRae detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -22 (-3.2%).
Work and jobs in McRae: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in McRae, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
McRae-area historical tornado activity is above Arkansas state average. It is 295% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/21/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.1 miles away from the McRae city center killed 50 people and injured 325 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 3/21/1952, a category F4 tornado 14.9 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:McRae-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Arkansas state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 21.9 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) earthquake occurred 22.1 miles away from McRae center
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 91.8 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 83.1 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 99.2 miles away from McRae 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 70.6 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 White County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 9, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to McRae:
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.1 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 23.9%
(22.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
McRae compared to Arkansas state average:
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Religion statistics for McRae (based on White County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 62.52%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 14
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 38
Number of full-service restaurants: 45
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McRae government finances in 2002(per resident):
7.91% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,460 average adjusted gross income)
0.37% of residents moved from foreign countries ($358 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.85% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,838 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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McRae fatal accident list:
Dec 30, 2003 11:07 AM, Grand Ave, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 21, 1984 09:30 PM, 367s15, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 7 meters (23ft)
Total average daily traffic: 990
Total average daily truck traffic: 9
Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic: 1,305
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:7
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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