Altus strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Arkansas):
Affordability of Property Taxes
Comparing Altus to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Arkansas (State):
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|Children Under 5 Years Old|
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|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
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|Portion of People Married|
|College Educated Adults|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
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|Nearest Medium City||36 miles E of Fort Smith, Arkansas (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||134 miles E of Tulsa, Oklahoma|
|Standard Zip Codes||72821|
|Phone Area Codes||479|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||25 to 48 F|
|Apr Temp||46 to 72 F|
|Jul Temp||69 to 92 F|
|Oct Temp||48 to 75 F|
|Annual Precip||45.3 inches|
|Station||BOONEVILLE 3 SSE|
|Jan Temp||29 to 50 F|
|Apr Temp||50 to 75 F|
|Jul Temp||69 to 94 F|
|Oct Temp||51 to 76 F|
|Annual Precip||47.7 inches|
|Station||FORT SMITH RGNL AP|
|Jan Temp||28 to 48 F|
|Apr Temp||49 to 73 F|
|Jul Temp||71 to 93 F|
|Oct Temp||51 to 75 F|
|Annual Precip||43.8 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.96|
|American Indian & Alaskan||7||0.9%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||17||2.1%|
|Est. 2005 Population||835|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||23%|
|French (except Basque)||4.1%|
|Dutch West Indian||0.4%|
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ALTUS-DENNING HIGH SCHOOL
18 WEST COLLEGE ST.
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 106 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 8.8
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