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Houston Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 30 miles NW of Little Rock, Arkansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 149 miles W of Memphis, Tennessee
County Perry
Standard Zip Codes 72070
Phone Area Codes 501
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.033
Longitude -92.694

Houston Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 9 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
Distance 23.1 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
Distance 30.1 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 50 F
Apr Temp 49 to 75 F
Jul Temp 69 to 94 F
Oct Temp 49 to 76 F
Annual Precip 48.5 inches
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Houston Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 159 100%
Male 71 44.7%
Female 88 55.3%
Under 18 30 18.9%
18+ 129 81.1%
65+ 29 18.2%
Median Age 42.3
Average Family Size 2.63
White 151 95%
African-American 1 0.6%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 2 1.3%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 5 3.1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 2 1.3%

Estimated Houston Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 162
Growth 3
Growth % 1.9%

Houston Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Irish 28.9%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 21.7%
US/American 15.7%
German 13.3%
Dutch 7.2%
Scotch-Irish 6%
English 6%
Danish 1.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Oakgrove (72070)
Stony Point (72070)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Houston 159 $33,750
Bigelow 329 $47,750
Menifee 311 $34,750
Morrilton 6,550 $36,432
Oppelo 725 $41,667
Perry 314 $32,500
Perryville 1,458 $38,229
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