For population 25 years and over in Strong:
For population 15 years and over in Strong city:
7 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $467 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Monroe, LA (44.2 miles , pop. 53,107).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (93.4 miles , pop. 200,145).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (257.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Huttig, AR (3.4 miles ), Felsenthal, AR (3.5 miles) , Marion, LA (4.0 miles ), Calion, AR (4.3 miles ), Spearsville, LA (4.3 miles) , El Dorado, AR (4.4 miles ), West Crossett, AR (4.5 miles ), Lillie, LA (4.7 miles) .
Latitude: 33.11 N, Longitude: 92.36 W
Area code: 870
Population change in the 1990s: -24 (-3.6%).
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Average climate in Strong, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Strong-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Arkansas state average. It is 165% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/28/1972, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.0 miles away from the Strong city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 3/28/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 33.4 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:Strong-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Arkansas state average. It is 88% 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 19.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/11/1996 at 18:17:49, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 91.7 miles away from Strong center
On 3/3/2001 at 10:46:13, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 18.3 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 18.7 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 98.1 miles away from Strong center
On 8/4/2001 at 01:13:25, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
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).
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.66. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.6 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Strong and their reported violations in the past:NEW LONDON WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 662, Groundwater):
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Strong that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 34.5%
(19.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.2% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% 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)
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Religion statistics for Strong (based on Union County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 67.44%
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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
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Strong government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
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.
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Strong fatal accident list:
Feb 15, 2006 04:37 PM, Norsworthy, Lat: 33.165678, Lon: -92.347494, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 26, 2005 05:33 AM, Sr-82-07, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 4, 1976 10:05 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Oct 18, 1976 11:50 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Strong)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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