For population 25 years and over in Sheridan:
For population 15 years and over in Sheridan city:
7 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $498 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pine Bluff, AR (22.7 miles , pop. 55,085).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (149.2 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (273.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Prattsville, AR (2.9 miles ), Poyen, AR (3.7 miles ), Tull, AR (3.7 miles ), Leola, AR (3.8 miles ), Redfield, AR (4.0 miles ), East End, AR (4.1 miles ), White Hall, AR (4.2 miles ), Hensley, AR (4.2 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 34.31 N, Longitude: 92.40 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +789 (+16.9%)
Area code: 870
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Sheridan detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 28 (14 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +564 (+17.0%).
Work and jobs in Sheridan: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Sheridan, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Sheridan-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Arkansas state average. It is 222% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/1/1997, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.1 miles away from the Sheridan city center killed 10 people and injured 40 people.
On 3/1/1997, a category F4 tornado 16.3 miles away from the city center injured 11 people.
Earthquake activity:Sheridan-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Arkansas state average. It is 87% 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 60.6 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 63.2 miles away from Sheridan 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 59.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/11/1996 at 21:54:57, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 84.1 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 46.3 miles away from Sheridan center
On 6/10/1994 at 23:34:02, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Grant County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: John Little McClellan - Politician, Buck Fausett - Baseball player, Eddie Joe Williams - Politician, Ray Hamilton (defensive end) - Football player.
Airports located in Sheridan:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sheridan:
Public high school in Sheridan:
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 6.66. This is significantly better than average. There were 27 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.5. This is better than average. There were 43 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Sheridan and their reported violations in the past:CENTER GROVE WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 4050, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:CENTER GROVE WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 4050, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Sheridan that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 8.1%
(8.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.8% for Black 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)
63 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
People in group quarters in Sheridan in 2000:
Sheridan compared to Arkansas state average:
Banks with branches in Sheridan (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Sheridan (based on Grant County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 78.83%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Sheridan government finances in 2002(per resident):
8.20% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,734 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:
8.17% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,510 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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See more detailed statistics of Sheridan fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Sheridan)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Sheridan, AR)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 55 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sheridan)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Sheridan)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.