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People

Total Population 397
Male Share of the Population 52.6%
Female Share of the Population 47.4%
Senior Citizens 19.4%
Employed Population 16+ 114
Age of the Population 43

Families

% of people married 57.6%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 10%
Median Earnings25+ $20,000
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $2
Median Earnings With High School Degree $24,063

Wealth

Median Family Income $38,068
% Above Poverty Level 68.3%
% Below Poverty Level 31.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 20 minutes
% Working from Home 6.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.9%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 26.3%
Median Gross Rent $523
Median House Value $109,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 31.5%
US/American 0%
English 15.9%
Irish 21.4%

Shirley Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 61 miles N of North Little Rock, Arkansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 132 miles W of Memphis, Tennessee
County Van Buren
Standard Zip Codes 72088, 72153
Phone Area Codes 501
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.656
Longitude -92.319

Shirley 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 GREERS FERRY DAM
Distance 20.4 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
Station GREENBRIER
Distance 29.4 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 47 F
Apr Temp 45 to 71 F
Jul Temp 68 to 92 F
Oct Temp 46 to 74 F
Annual Precip 48.3 inches
Station GILBERT
Distance 31.8 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 51 F
Apr Temp 44 to 75 F
Jul Temp 65 to 94 F
Oct Temp 44 to 77 F
Annual Precip 44.7 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Shirley, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Eglantine (72153)

Lexington (72153)

Rushing (72153)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Clinton 2,585 $43,571
Fairfield Bay 2,213 $41,927
Greers Ferry 807 $43,250
Leslie 499 $31,667
Mountain View 2,810 $31,710
Quitman 976 $42,031
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Shirley High Schools

SHIRLEY HIGH SCHOOL
154 SCHOOL DRIVE
501-723-8192
A Title I School.
Serves 242 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.7

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