For population 25 years and over in Parkdale:
For population 15 years and over in Parkdale city:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $250 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Monroe, LA (52.9 miles , pop. 53,107).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (137.0 miles , pop. 200,145).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (304.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Wilmot, AR (2.1 miles ), Portland, AR (2.9 miles ), Montrose, AR (3.5 miles ), Bonita, LA (4.0 miles ), Kilbourne, LA (4.0 miles ), Hamburg, AR (4.0 miles ), Eudora, AR (4.1 miles ), Jerome, AR (4.4 miles) .
Latitude: 33.12 N, Longitude: 91.55 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 870
Population change in the 1990s: -13 (-3.3%).
Work and jobs in Parkdale: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Parkdale, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Parkdale-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Arkansas state average. It is 185% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/24/2001, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.7 miles away from the Parkdale city center killed 3 people and injured 11 people and caused $2 million in damages.
On 11/24/2001, a category F3 tornado 1.7 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 11 people and caused $2 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Parkdale-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Arkansas state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/11/1996 at 18:17:49, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 50.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1994 at 23:34:02, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.6 miles away from Parkdale center
On 10/26/2002 at 20:05:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 80.1 miles away from the city center
On 5/16/2007 at 13:22:21, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 61.4 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 64.6 miles away from Parkdale center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Ashley County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Danny K. Davis - Politician.
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Parkdale:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 39.4%
(5.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 55.3% for Black residents, 34.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 36.6% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Parkdale compared to Arkansas state average:
Banks with branches in Parkdale (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Parkdale city (based on Ashley County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 79.90%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
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4.49% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,818 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:
5.59% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($44,733 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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Parkdale fatal accident list:
Nov 11, 1994 06:00 PM, 165-1, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jan 8, 1975 03:12 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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