Central City strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Arkansas):
Well-Paid Single Women
Median Family Income
Well-Paid Single Men
People in Middle Class or Better
Comparing Central City to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Arkansas (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|College Educated Adults|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Working at Home|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Nearest Medium City||9 miles SE of Fort Smith, Arkansas (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||113 miles SE of Tulsa, Oklahoma|
|Metro Area||Fort Smith|
|Standard Zip Codes||71901, 72941|
|Phone Area Codes||479|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|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|
|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|
|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|
|Average Family Size||2.81|
|American Indian & Alaskan||0||0%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||9||1.7%|
|Est. 2005 Population||541|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||21.9%|
|French (except Basque)||2%|
According to the US Postal Service, Central City, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Blue Springs (71901)
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