Huntington, Arkansas

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Huntington, Arkansas

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Huntington strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Arkansas):

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Affordability of Property Taxes
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Top 9% Huntington Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Huntington, Arkansas

Comparing Huntington to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Arkansas (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 7 8
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 4
Racial Diversity 5 3
Female Share of the Population 4 3
Age of the Population 3 5
Senior Citizens 3 3
Well-Paid Single Men 2 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 8 9
Average Household Size 8 8


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 4 8
People Above Poverty 4 7
Median Family Income 4 7
College Educated Adults 1 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 5 5
Short Commute Times 1 1
Working at Home 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 10 8
Affordability of Rents 7 6
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 7 8
Housing Recently Built 6 1
People Living Alone 3 3
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 2

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Huntington Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 22 miles S of Fort Smith, Arkansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 122 miles SE of Tulsa, Oklahoma
County Sebastian
Metro Area Fort Smith
Standard Zip Codes 72940
Phone Area Codes 479
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.082
Longitude -94.263

Huntington Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 13.1 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 51 F
Apr Temp 48 to 74 F
Jul Temp 68 to 92 F
Oct Temp 49 to 75 F
Annual Precip 49.6 inches
Distance 18.3 miles
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
Distance 20.1 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 51 F
Apr Temp 46 to 75 F
Jul Temp 69 to 94 F
Oct Temp 47 to 76 F
Annual Precip 45.5 inches
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Huntington Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 688 100%
Male 338 49.1%
Female 350 50.9%
Under 18 195 28.3%
18+ 493 71.7%
65+ 85 12.4%
Median Age 35.3
Average Family Size 3.19
White 644 93.6%
African-American 1 0.1%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 3 0.4%
Other 13 1.9%
Mixed Race 27 3.9%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 30 4.4%

Estimated Huntington Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 696
Growth 8
Growth % 1.2%

Huntington 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
US/American 45.5%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 20.9%
Irish 11.5%
German 10.1%
English 6.4%
Celtic 1.7%
Scotch-Irish 1.1%
Dutch 1.1%
Scottish 0.8%
Polish 0.6%
Italian 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Huntington 688 $36,250
Bonanza 514 $37,344
Greenwood 7,112 $41,278
Hackett 694 $35,909
Hartford 772 $27,321
Mansfield 1,097 $35,000
Midland 253 $28,500
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