For population 25 years and over in Wheatley:
For population 15 years and over in Wheatley city:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $250 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: North Little Rock, AR (65.8 miles , pop. 60,433).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (66.0 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (357.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Fargo, AR (2.2 miles) , Brinkley, AR (2.2 miles ), Hunter, AR (3.1 miles) , Cotton Plant, AR (3.2 miles ), Moro, AR (3.3 miles ), Palestine, AR (3.5 miles ), Haynes, AR (4.2 miles ), Aubrey, AR (4.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 34.91 N, Longitude: 91.11 W
Area code: 870
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -77 (-17.1%).
Work and jobs in Wheatley: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Wheatley, Arkansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Wheatley-area historical tornado activity is above Arkansas state average. It is 238% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/21/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.9 miles away from the Wheatley city center killed 29 people and injured 180 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/26/1973, a category F4 tornado 28.7 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 289 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Wheatley-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Arkansas state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 66.7 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 64.6 miles away from Wheatley center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 64.7 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 59.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/29/1996 at 05:41:33, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 12.6 mi) earthquake occurred 96.2 miles away from Wheatley center
On 5/1/2005 at 12:37:32, a magnitude 4.2 (4.1 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.0 mi) earthquake occurred 83.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 12.3%
(5.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.3% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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Religion statistics for Wheatley city (based on St. Francis County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.08%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
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5.96% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($23,076 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:
7.94% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,629 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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Wheatley fatal accident list:
Aug 10, 2006 10:40 PM, Sr-78-01, Lat: 34.949167, Lon: -91.116364, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Mar 28, 1999 06:38 AM, I-40-51, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jun 29, 1999 10:15 PM, I-40-51, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 23, 1997 12:53 AM, Sh-78-01, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 26, 1984 10:30 PM, 78s1, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Wheatley)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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