Rison strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Arkansas):
Affordability of Rents
Affordability of Property Taxes
Comparing Rison to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Arkansas (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Age of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|College Educated Adults|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Short Commute Times|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|People Living Alone|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Nearest Medium City||21 miles SW of Pine Bluff, Arkansas (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||147 miles SW of Memphis, Tennessee|
|Standard Zip Codes||71665|
|Phone Area Codes||870|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||28 to 51 F|
|Apr Temp||46 to 73 F|
|Jul Temp||68 to 90 F|
|Oct Temp||48 to 75 F|
|Annual Precip||53.3 inches|
|Jan Temp||32 to 50 F|
|Apr Temp||51 to 74 F|
|Jul Temp||72 to 92 F|
|Oct Temp||52 to 76 F|
|Annual Precip||52.4 inches|
|Station||MONTICELLO 3 SW|
|Jan Temp||30 to 52 F|
|Apr Temp||49 to 74 F|
|Jul Temp||70 to 93 F|
|Oct Temp||50 to 77 F|
|Annual Precip||55.3 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.16|
|American Indian & Alaskan||4||0.3%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||28||2.2%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,340|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||44.2%|
According to the US Postal Service, Rison, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Calmer (71665)
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RISON HIGH SCHOOL
700 MAIN STREET
A Title I School.
Serves 281 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.8
WOODLAWN HIGH SCHOOL
6760 HWY. 63
Serves 258 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.6
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Westville, Oklahoma||89.1||31.3%||15.7%||7.5%||25||$28,882||8.3%||37.6%||1,596||22.3%||68.9||0.1%||10|
|2. Geary, Oklahoma||88.3||33.2%||18%||10%||25||$28,409||7.3%||34.5%||1,258||24.9%||54.9||0.2%||24.6|
|3. Independence, Louisiana||88||31.7%||16.9%||9.5%||28||$30,685||7.3%||39.1%||1,724||29.3%||66.1||0.1%||11.6|
|4. Apache, Oklahoma||84.6||27.4%||15.7%||13%||24||$32,431||7.2%||29.2%||1,616||16.2%||42.7||0.4%||5|
|5. Decherd, Tennessee||84.6||29.9%||17.2%||9.1%||20||$35,817||6.9%||17.3%||2,246||18.3%||52.1||0.4%||7.1|
|6. Jonesville, North Carolina||84.5||38.4%||19.2%||8.9%||22||$31,400||6.7%||19.4%||1,464||17.4%||99||0.4%||6.2|
|7. Madison, North Carolina||83.2||30.9%||18.3%||17%||22||$36,429||5.8%||38.7%||2,262||14.5%||68.1||0.4%||6.6|
|8. Exmore, Virginia||82.8||26.5%||19%||11.8%||23||$34,816||6.3%||37.1%||1,136||19.6%||49.3||0.2%||5.3|
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