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People

Total Population 544
Male Share of the Population 46.7%
Female Share of the Population 53.3%
Senior Citizens 21.1%
Employed Population 16+ 222
Age of the Population 46

Families

% of people married 46.4%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 7.8%
Median Earnings25+ $25,938
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $13,542
Median Earnings With High School Degree $26,667

Wealth

Median Family Income $33,500
% Above Poverty Level 65.4%
% Below Poverty Level 34.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 20 minutes
% Working from Home 8.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.8%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 39%
Median Gross Rent $496
Median House Value $57,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 27.6%
US/American 0%
English 8.1%
Irish 21.1%

Portia Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 26 miles NW of Jonesboro, Arkansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 86 miles NW of Memphis, Tennessee
County Lawrence
P.O. Box Zip Codes 72457
Phone Area Codes 870
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 36.086
Longitude -91.067

Portia 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 ALICIA
Distance 12.9 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 45 F
Apr Temp 47 to 71 F
Jul Temp 72 to 93 F
Oct Temp 49 to 75 F
Annual Precip 45.6 inches
Station JONESBORO 4 N
Distance 24.9 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 PARAGOULD 1 S
Distance 31.9 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Black Rock 680 $40,000
Hoxie 2,746 $38,798
Imboden 555 $35,833
Lynn 217 $46,875
Minturn 85 $18,750
Walnut Ridge 4,800 $52,917
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