For population 25 years and over in Norfork:
For population 15 years and over in Norfork city:
7 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $388 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MO (88.0 miles , pop. 151,580).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (150.2 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (348.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Salesville, AR (1.6 miles ), Briarcliff, AR (2.1 miles ), Pineville, AR (3.2 miles ), Calico Rock, AR (3.2 miles ), Mountain Home, AR (3.2 miles ), Gassville, AR (3.6 miles ), Cotter, AR (3.8 miles ), Big Flat, AR (4.0 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 36.21 N, Longitude: 92.28 W
Area code: 870
Population change in the 1990s: -28 (-5.5%).
Work and jobs in Norfork: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Norfork, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Norfork-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Arkansas state average. It is 166% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/2/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.2 miles away from the Norfork city center killed 2 people and injured 28 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 4/14/1996, a category F4 tornado 27.2 miles away from the city center killed 7 people and injured 35 people and caused $3 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Norfork-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Arkansas state average. It is 78% 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 69.7 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 72.0 miles away from Norfork center
On 7/7/1991 at 21:24:02, a magnitude 4.0 (3.8 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 47.2 miles away from the city 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 38.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/16/2003 at 05:09:22, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, 3.7 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 56.1 miles away from Norfork center
On 8/22/2000 at 20:12:14, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 5.2 mi) earthquake occurred 68.3 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 Baxter County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Landslide: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Local government website: www.norfork.net
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Norfork that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 10.3%
(10.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
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Banks with branches in Norfork (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Norfork (based on Baxter County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.43%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Number of full-service restaurants: 48
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Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
9.19% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,186 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:
6.55% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,721 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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Norfork fatal accident list:
Apr 27, 2002 04:45 PM, Sr-201-00, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Nov 19, 1993 08:05 AM, 5-18, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Oct 22, 1980 03:40 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Norfork)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Norfork)
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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