For population 25 years and over in Wabbaseka:
For population 15 years and over in Wabbaseka city:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $500 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pine Bluff, AR (16.4 miles , pop. 55,085).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (116.1 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (307.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Altheimer, AR (2.0 miles ), Humphrey, AR (2.6 miles ), Sherrill, AR (3.0 miles) , Allport, AR (3.5 miles) , Humnoke, AR (3.6 miles ), Coy, AR (3.6 miles) , England, AR (4.0 miles ), Pine Bluff, AR (4.1 miles ).
Latitude: 34.36 N, Longitude: 91.79 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 870
Population change in the 1990s: -16 (-4.7%).
Work and jobs in Wabbaseka: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Wabbaseka, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Wabbaseka-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Arkansas state average. It is 221% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/21/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.4 miles away from the Wabbaseka city center killed 2 people and injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1968, a category F4 tornado 30.6 miles away from the city center killed 5 people and injured 16 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Wabbaseka-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Arkansas state average. It is 91% 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 60.8 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 62.7 miles away from Wabbaseka center
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 75.6 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 55.4 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 94.4 miles away from Wabbaseka center
On 10/26/2002 at 20:05:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Jefferson County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Eldridge Cleaver - (1935-1998), Black Panther leader & activist.
Hospitals/medical centers near Wabbaseka:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wabbaseka:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.43. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.3 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 40.9%
(3.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 48.0% for Black residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Wabbaseka compared to Arkansas state average:
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Religion statistics for Wabbaseka city (based on Jefferson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 47.81%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 15
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Number of full-service restaurants: 31
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.38% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,469 average adjusted gross income)
0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($397 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.52% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,817 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($213 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Wabbaseka fatal accident list:
Mar 24, 1998 06:16 PM, Paw Paw St., Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
Jul 17, 1975 02:10 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 3
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
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