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People

Total Population 497
Male Share of the Population 52.9%
Female Share of the Population 47.1%
Senior Citizens 8.7%
Employed Population 16+ 193
Age of the Population 27

Families

% of people married 61.8%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 19.2%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $63,125
% Above Poverty Level 86.5%
% Below Poverty Level 13.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 19 minutes
% Working from Home 3.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 5.2%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 24.3%
Median Gross Rent $660
Median House Value $125,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 14.5%
US/American 0%
English 21.9%
Irish 15.3%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Damascus Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 37 miles N of North Little Rock, Arkansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 134 miles W of Memphis, Tennessee
County Faulkner
Metro Area Little Rock - North Little Rock
Standard Zip Codes 72039
Phone Area Codes 501
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.29
Longitude -92.43

Damascus Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station GREENBRIER
Distance 5.3 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 47 F
Apr Temp 45 to 71 F
Jul Temp 68 to 92 F
Oct Temp 46 to 74 F
Annual Precip 48.3 inches
Station MORRILTON
Distance 21.3 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 48 F
Apr Temp 46 to 72 F
Jul Temp 69 to 93 F
Oct Temp 48 to 75 F
Annual Precip 48.4 inches
Station HECTOR 2 SSW
Distance 33.6 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 49 F
Apr Temp 45 to 74 F
Jul Temp 66 to 93 F
Oct Temp 46 to 75 F
Annual Precip 45.9 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Damascus, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Gravesville (72039)

Martinville (72039)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Greenbrier 5,090 $61,094
Guy 761 $52,250
Holland 651 $53,958
Menifee 344 $57,708
Twin Groves 385 $37,083
Wooster 959 $77,222

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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