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People

Total Population 2,315
Male Share of the Population 47.5%
Female Share of the Population 52.5%
Senior Citizens 17.8%
Employed Population 16+ 859
Age of the Population 37

Families

% of people married 56.2%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 14.9%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $44,256
% Above Poverty Level 84.8%
% Below Poverty Level 15.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home 1.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.7%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 24.7%
Median Gross Rent $728
Median House Value $69,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 24.1%
US/American 0%
English 6.9%
Irish 16.2%

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

Lake City Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 15 miles E of Jonesboro, Arkansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 51 miles NW of Memphis, Tennessee
County Craighead
Metro Area Jonesboro
Standard Zip Codes 72437
Phone Area Codes 870
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.816
Longitude -90.434

Lake City 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 15.5 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 JONESBORO 4 N
Distance 15.6 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
Station KENNETT RADIO KBOA
Distance 34.5 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 44 F
Apr Temp 47 to 71 F
Jul Temp 69 to 93 F
Oct Temp 47 to 74 F
Annual Precip 49.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bay 1,973 $37,279
Black Oak 267 $36,691
Brookland 2,503 $41,868
Caraway 1,037 $52,833
Monette 1,537 $61,563
Trumann 7,179 $40,635

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

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Lake City High Schools

RIVERSIDE HIGH SCHOOL
601 CATFISH DRIVE
870-237-4328
A Title I School.
Serves 167 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.8

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