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People

Total Population 310
Male Share of the Population 50%
Female Share of the Population 50%
Senior Citizens 21.9%
Employed Population 16+ 148
Age of the Population 49

Families

% of people married 52.2%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 15%
Median Earnings25+ $25,526
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $17,083
Median Earnings With High School Degree $16,875

Wealth

Median Family Income $42,083
% Above Poverty Level 79%
% Below Poverty Level 21%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 29 minutes
% Working from Home 1.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.7%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 48.1%
Median Gross Rent $523
Median House Value $64,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 38.7%
US/American 0%
English 3.2%
Irish 8.1%

Delight Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 85 miles SW of Little Rock, Arkansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 203 miles SE of Tulsa, Oklahoma
County Pike
Standard Zip Codes 71940
Phone Area Codes 870
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.031
Longitude -93.502

Delight 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 MURFREESBORO 5 SW
Distance 15.1 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 50 F
Apr Temp 46 to 73 F
Jul Temp 68 to 91 F
Oct Temp 49 to 74 F
Annual Precip 56.9 inches
Station NASHVILLE
Distance 21 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 51 F
Apr Temp 49 to 73 F
Jul Temp 70 to 92 F
Oct Temp 51 to 75 F
Annual Precip 54.4 inches
Station SPARKMAN
Distance 39.2 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 52 F
Apr Temp 47 to 75 F
Jul Temp 70 to 94 F
Oct Temp 48 to 75 F
Annual Precip 50.5 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Bowen (71940)

Pike (71940)

Piney Grove (71940)

Pisgah (71940)

Tobin (71940)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Amity 774 $37,188
Antoine 144 $44,375
Blevins 318 $41,328
Murfreesboro 1,802 $33,203
Okolona 189 $33,750
Prescott 3,248 $26,609
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Delight High Schools

DELIGHT HIGH SCHOOL
621 EAST CHERRY
870-379-2214
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 171 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.2

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