For population 25 years and over in Norman:
For population 15 years and over in Norman town:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $199 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Smith, AR (75.1 miles , pop. 80,268).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (137.6 miles , pop. 200,145).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (212.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Black Springs, AR (1.4 miles) , Mount Ida, AR (2.7 miles ), Glenwood, AR (3.4 miles ), Oden, AR (3.6 miles ), Daisy, AR (4.0 miles) , Amity, AR (4.3 miles ), Murfreesboro, AR (5.2 miles ), Mountain Pine, AR (5.5 miles ).
Latitude: 34.46 N, Longitude: 93.68 W
Area code: 870
Population change in the 1990s: +41 (+10.7%).
Work and jobs in Norman: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Norman, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Norman-area historical tornado activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 150% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/21/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.2 miles away from the Norman town center killed 7 people and injured 9 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 12/23/1982, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.3 miles away from the town center injured 29 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Norman-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Arkansas state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 97.1 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) earthquake occurred 99.1 miles away from Norman center
On 3/16/1997 at 19:07:27, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 22.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/4/2001 at 01:13:25, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 29.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/22/2005 at 05:17:04, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.4 miles away from Norman center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Montgomery County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 41.2%
(42.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Norman (based on Montgomery County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.86%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
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Norman government finances in 2002(per resident):
8.09% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,093 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:
6.83% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($23,850 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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Norman fatal accident list:
Aug 6, 1982 02:10 PM, 27s6, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 1, 1976 08:30 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Norman)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Paging Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Norman)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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