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People

Total Population 1,536
Male Share of the Population 52.4%
Female Share of the Population 47.6%
Senior Citizens 13.5%
Employed Population 16+ 560
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 50.8%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 8.1%
Median Earnings25+ $26,683
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $34,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree $19,784

Wealth

Median Family Income $41,029
% Above Poverty Level 65.5%
% Below Poverty Level 34.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 21 minutes
% Working from Home 0.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 22.7%
Median Gross Rent $556
Median House Value $71,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 26.4%
US/American 0%
English 8.8%
Irish 18.8%

Newark Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 42 miles W of Jonesboro, Arkansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 87 miles NW of Memphis, Tennessee
County Independence
Standard Zip Codes 72562
Phone Area Codes 870
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.701
Longitude -91.441

Newark 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 BATESVILLE L&D 1
Distance 11.3 miles
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
Station NEWPORT
Distance 12.1 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 46 F
Apr Temp 51 to 71 F
Jul Temp 72 to 92 F
Oct Temp 50 to 74 F
Annual Precip 48.8 inches
Station GREERS FERRY DAM
Distance 33.9 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 46 F
Apr Temp 47 to 70 F
Jul Temp 69 to 91 F
Oct Temp 49 to 73 F
Annual Precip 51 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Diaz 1,517 $32,833
Jacksonport 126 $42,857
Magness 209 $43,000
Newport 7,817 $43,667
Oil Trough 258 $39,063
Sulphur Rock 515 $44,167
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1500 N. HILL STREET
870-799-8691
A Title I School.
Serves 224 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 8.6

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