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People

Total Population 4,478
Male Share of the Population 48.8%
Female Share of the Population 51.2%
Senior Citizens 5.6%
Employed Population 16+ 2,173
Age of the Population 30

Families

% of people married 57%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 17.9%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $53,182
% Above Poverty Level 88.6%
% Below Poverty Level 11.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 29 minutes
% Working from Home 3.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.1%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 15.8%
Median Gross Rent $671
Median House Value $111,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 22.7%
US/American 0%
English 5.3%
Irish 10.7%

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

Ward Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 25 miles NE of North Little Rock, Arkansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 107 miles W of Memphis, Tennessee
County Lonoke
Metro Area Little Rock - North Little Rock
Standard Zip Codes 72176
Phone Area Codes 501
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.03
Longitude -91.95

Ward 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 CABOT 4 SW
Distance 9.4 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 49 F
Apr Temp 48 to 73 F
Jul Temp 69 to 91 F
Oct Temp 48 to 74 F
Annual Precip 50.5 inches
Station NORTH LITTLE ROCK AP
Distance 22.5 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 49 F
Apr Temp 53 to 73 F
Jul Temp 73 to 94 F
Oct Temp 54 to 75 F
Annual Precip 49.1 inches
Station LITTLE ROCK ADAMS AP
Distance 25.2 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 50 F
Apr Temp 50 to 73 F
Jul Temp 72 to 93 F
Oct Temp 52 to 75 F
Annual Precip 50.9 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Butlerville (72176)

Sylvania (72176)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Austin 2,823 $74,398
Beebe 7,851 $48,893
Cabot 25,102 $66,817
Garner 179 $56,875
Jacksonville 28,726 $47,109
McRae 740 $48,438

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

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