Highland strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Arkansas):
Short Commute Times
Affordability of Property Taxes
Comparing Highland to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Arkansas (State):
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|Age of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|People Above Poverty|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Nearest Medium City||54 miles NW of Jonesboro, Arkansas (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||113 miles NW of Memphis, Tennessee|
|Standard Zip Codes||72542|
|Phone Area Codes||870|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||EVENING SHADE 1 NNE|
|Jan Temp||21 to 47 F|
|Apr Temp||43 to 72 F|
|Jul Temp||66 to 94 F|
|Oct Temp||44 to 75 F|
|Annual Precip||48.4 inches|
|Station||ALTON 6 SE|
|Jan Temp||20 to 45 F|
|Apr Temp||42 to 70 F|
|Jul Temp||65 to 91 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 73 F|
|Annual Precip||44.8 inches|
|Station||BATESVILLE L&D 1|
|Jan Temp||25 to 45 F|
|Apr Temp||46 to 69 F|
|Jul Temp||69 to 92 F|
|Oct Temp||47 to 72 F|
|Annual Precip||48 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.78|
|American Indian & Alaskan||4||0.4%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||14||1.4%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,023|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||11.3%|
|French (except Basque)||1.3%|
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