Thornton strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Arkansas):
Affordability of Property Taxes
Affordability of Rents
Comparing Thornton 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|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|College Educated Adults|
|People Above Poverty|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Short Commute Times|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|People Living Alone|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Nearest Medium City||41 miles SW of Pine Bluff, Arkansas (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||168 miles SW of Memphis, Tennessee|
|Standard Zip Codes||71766|
|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||29 to 52 F|
|Apr Temp||47 to 75 F|
|Jul Temp||70 to 94 F|
|Oct Temp||48 to 75 F|
|Annual Precip||50.5 inches|
|Station||CALION LOCK & DAM|
|Jan Temp||31 to 53 F|
|Apr Temp||50 to 75 F|
|Jul Temp||72 to 92 F|
|Oct Temp||50 to 76 F|
|Annual Precip||48.7 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.98|
|American Indian & Alaskan||1||0.2%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||5||1%|
|Est. 2005 Population||505|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||71.9%|
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