For population 25 years and over in Patmos:
For population 15 years and over in Patmos town:
4 residents are foreign born (6.6% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $199 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bossier City, LA (69.2 miles , pop. 56,461).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (73.2 miles , pop. 200,145).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (192.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Bodcaw, AR (3.2 miles) , Lewisville, AR (3.2 miles ), Hope, AR (3.3 miles ), Stamps, AR (3.4 miles ), Perrytown, AR (3.6 miles ), Buckner, AR (3.6 miles ), Garland, AR (3.7 miles ), Oakhaven, AR (3.9 miles) .
Latitude: 33.51 N, Longitude: 93.57 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 870
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +20 (+48.8%).
Average climate in Patmos, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Patmos-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Arkansas state average. It is 176% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/19/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.5 miles away from the Patmos town center killed 2 people and injured 9 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 4/2/1982, a category F4 tornado 25.0 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 23 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Patmos-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Arkansas state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 48.8 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 62.4 miles away from Patmos center
On 8/4/2001 at 01:13:25, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 57.7 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 57.0 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 58.5 miles away from Patmos center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Hempstead County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 13, Floods: 11, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Patmos:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Patmos:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 6.3%
(11.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Patmos compared to Arkansas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Patmos (based on Hempstead County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.79%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Patmos government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.06% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($24,873 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:
7.18% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,183 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Patmos:
Strongest FM radio stations in Patmos:
TV broadcast stations around Patmos:
Patmos fatal accident list:
Apr 11, 1986 07:30 PM, 355s4, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 4, Drunken drivers: 1
Feb 9, 1975 07:50 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:6
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: