For population 25 years and over in Norphlet:
For population 15 years and over in Norphlet city:
11 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $467 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Monroe, LA (64.9 miles , pop. 53,107).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (87.1 miles , pop. 200,145).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (241.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Smackover, AR (2.2 miles ), El Dorado, AR (2.7 miles ), Calion, AR (2.7 miles ), Louann, AR (3.0 miles) , Hampton, AR (4.4 miles ), Camden, AR (4.5 miles ), Harrell, AR (4.5 miles ), East Camden, AR (4.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 33.32 N, Longitude: 92.66 W
Area code: 870
Population change in the 1990s: +119 (+16.9%).
Work and jobs in Norphlet: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Norphlet, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Norphlet-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Arkansas state average. It is 163% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/19/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.9 miles away from the Norphlet city center killed 2 people and injured 9 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 3/28/1975, a category F4 tornado 35.3 miles away from the city center killed 7 people and injured 51 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Norphlet-area historical earthquake activity is below Arkansas state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/10/1994 at 23:34:02, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 21.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/16/1997 at 19:07:27, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 75.9 miles away from Norphlet center
On 5/16/2007 at 13:22:21, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 4.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/3/2001 at 10:46:13, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 8.8 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 74.4 miles away from Norphlet center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Union County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Norphlet:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Norphlet:
Public high school in Norphlet:
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Public elementary/middle school in Norphlet:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.66. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 8.0%
(8.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Norphlet compared to Arkansas state average:
Banks with branches in Norphlet (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Norphlet (based on Union County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 67.44%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 35
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Norphlet government finances in 2002:
4.78% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,548 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:
5.25% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($40,274 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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Norphlet fatal accident list:
May 18, 2002 07:30 PM, N. Texas, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 30, 1991 04:24 AM, 335, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2013.