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People

Total Population 688
Male Share of the Population 46.1%
Female Share of the Population 53.9%
Senior Citizens 17.6%
Employed Population 16+ 258
Age of the Population 34

Families

% of people married 49%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 7.3%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $36,146
% Above Poverty Level 84.5%
% Below Poverty Level 15.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 19 minutes
% Working from Home 1.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 23.8%
Median Gross Rent $583
Median House Value $71,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 65%
US/American 0%
English 7.1%
Irish 6.1%

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

Palestine Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 49 miles W of Memphis, Tennessee
County St Francis
Standard Zip Codes 72372
Phone Area Codes 870
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.972
Longitude -90.902

Palestine 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 BRINKLEY
Distance 17.1 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 46 F
Apr Temp 50 to 71 F
Jul Temp 71 to 91 F
Oct Temp 50 to 74 F
Annual Precip 48.9 inches
Station MARIANNA 2 S
Distance 18.2 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 47 F
Apr Temp 50 to 71 F
Jul Temp 71 to 92 F
Oct Temp 50 to 75 F
Annual Precip 52.6 inches
Station WYNNE
Distance 20.1 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 45 F
Apr Temp 48 to 70 F
Jul Temp 71 to 91 F
Oct Temp 49 to 74 F
Annual Precip 48.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Caldwell 508 $39,028
Colt 433 $31,250
Forrest City 14,999 $36,039
Haynes 188 $40,000
Madison 1,004 $34,896
Wheatley 260 $45,625

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

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Palestine High Schools

PALESTINE-WHEATLEY SENIOR HIGH
7900 HWY 70W
870-581-2425
A Title I School.
Serves 150 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.4

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