|Male Share of the Population||44.1%|
|Female Share of the Population||55.9%|
|Employed Population 16+||65|
|Age of the Population||49|
|% of people married||44.8%|
|Average household size||2|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||10.9%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$0|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$0|
|Median Family Income||$32,250|
|% Above Poverty Level||82.2%|
|% Below Poverty Level||17.8%|
|Average Commute Time||12 minutes|
|% Working from Home||3.1%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||1.5%|
|% Using Public Transportation||%|
|People Living Alone||60.2%|
|Median Gross Rent||$391|
|Median House Value||$81,200|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||40.4%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|Nearest Medium City||68 miles W of Decatur, Alabama (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||115 miles SE of Memphis, Tennessee|
|Standard Zip Codes||38847|
|Phone Area Codes||662|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather Stations
|Jan Temp||26 to 47 F|
|Apr Temp||44 to 71 F|
|Jul Temp||66 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||44 to 72 F|
|Annual Precip||60.6 inches|
|Station||FULTON 3 W|
|Jan Temp||33 to 52 F|
|Apr Temp||50 to 75 F|
|Jul Temp||71 to 92 F|
|Oct Temp||51 to 76 F|
|Annual Precip||60.4 inches|
|Jan Temp||29 to 48 F|
|Apr Temp||48 to 72 F|
|Jul Temp||70 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||48 to 73 F|
|Annual Precip||58.6 inches|
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Penn Foster College
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Wilkes University’s School of Nursing offers CCNE-accredited online degrees and certificate programs ideal for working health care professionals, instructed by experienced, respected faculty dedicated to mentoring and personalized support for every student.
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