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People

Total Population 448
Male Share of the Population 48%
Female Share of the Population 52%
Senior Citizens 15.8%
Employed Population 16+ 148
Age of the Population 48

Families

% of people married 51.1%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 8%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $45,893
% Above Poverty Level 78.7%
% Below Poverty Level 21.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 26 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.7%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 35.6%
Median Gross Rent $665
Median House Value $63,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 37.5%
US/American 0%
English 6.7%
Irish 4.2%

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

Lafe Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 27 miles NE of Jonesboro, Arkansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 77 miles N of Memphis, Tennessee
County Greene
Standard Zip Codes 72436
Phone Area Codes 870
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 36.204
Longitude -90.513

Lafe 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 PARAGOULD 1 S
Distance 11.8 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 43 F
Apr Temp 50 to 69 F
Jul Temp 71 to 90 F
Oct Temp 49 to 73 F
Annual Precip 49.4 inches
Station CORNING
Distance 15.2 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 43 F
Apr Temp 49 to 70 F
Jul Temp 71 to 91 F
Oct Temp 48 to 72 F
Annual Precip 48 inches
Station JONESBORO 4 N
Distance 24.5 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 45 F
Apr Temp 49 to 71 F
Jul Temp 71 to 92 F
Oct Temp 49 to 74 F
Annual Precip 46.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Corning 3,223 $36,250
Delaplaine 62 $66,667
Knobel 236 $33,750
Marmaduke 1,132 $34,688
Paragould 27,228 $52,405
Peach Orchard 98 $38,750

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

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