For population 25 years and over in Viola:
For population 15 years and over in Viola town:
1 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $422 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jonesboro, AR (82.1 miles , pop. 55,515).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (143.5 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (369.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Salem, AR (3.0 miles ), Bakersfield, MO (3.5 miles ), Oxford, AR (3.6 miles ), Horseshoe Bend, AR (4.2 miles ), Pineville, AR (4.3 miles ), Briarcliff, AR (4.3 miles ), Salesville, AR (4.4 miles ), Franklin, AR (4.4 miles) .
Latitude: 36.40 N, Longitude: 91.98 W
Area code: 870
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +60 (+18.7%).
Work and jobs in Viola: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Viola, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Viola-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Arkansas state average. It is 152% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/2/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.8 miles away from the Viola town center killed 2 people and injured 28 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 4/14/1996, a category F4 tornado 20.0 miles away from the town center killed 7 people and injured 35 people and caused $3 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Viola-area historical earthquake activity is near Arkansas state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 83.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 85.8 miles away from Viola center
On 7/7/1991 at 21:24:02, a magnitude 4.0 (3.8 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 26.1 miles away from the city center
On 8/16/2003 at 05:09:22, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, 3.7 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 35.5 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/2000 at 20:12:14, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 5.2 mi) earthquake occurred 49.2 miles away from Viola center
On 10/21/1999 at 08:18:00, a magnitude 3.9 (3.3 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 12.0 mi) earthquake occurred 54.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Fulton County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Max Sherman - Politician.
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 25.5%
(22.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 62.2% for Hispanic or Latino 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)
Viola compared to Arkansas state average:
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Religion statistics for Viola (based on Fulton County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.08%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
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Viola government finances in 2002(per resident):
8.95% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,337 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:
8.53% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($24,142 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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Viola fatal accident list:
Feb 23, 1996 07:10 PM, Pickren Ha, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 26, 1995 05:40 AM, 223-3, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 75See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Viola, AR
Total length: 1,411 meters (4,629ft)
Total costs: $8,000
Total average daily traffic: 1,187,373
Total average daily truck traffic: 59,789
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Viola)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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