Demographics

People

Total Population1,879
Male Share of the Population51.7%
Female Share of the Population48.3%
Senior Citizens7.6%
Employed Population 16+710
Age of the Population27

Families

% of people married47.7%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher14.6%
Median Earnings25+$27,845
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,591
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,321

Wealth

Median Family Income$46,761
% Above Poverty Level70%
% Below Poverty Level30%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home2.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work10.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone20.7%
Median Gross Rent$642
Median House Value$84,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)50%
German6.5%
English5.6%
Irish4.9%
French Except Basque1.8%
Italian1.3%
Scottish1.3%
Dutch0.4%
Polish0.4%
Norwegian0.3%
Welsh0.2%
Swiss0.2%
Icelander0.2%
Canadian0.2%
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Decatur Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyBenton County
Standard Zip Codes72722
Phone Area Codes479
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude36.33
Approximate Longitude-94.45

Decatur Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationGRAVETTE
Distance6.8 miles
Jan Temp24 to 46 F
Apr Temp46 to 72 F
Jul Temp66 to 93 F
Oct Temp47 to 73 F
Annual Precip47.1 inches
StationBENTONVILLE 4 S
Distance13.7 miles
Jan Temp22 to 44 F
Apr Temp43 to 68 F
Jul Temp66 to 89 F
Oct Temp45 to 71 F
Annual Precip46.9 inches
StationANDERSON
Distance21.8 miles
Jan Temp22 to 44 F
Apr Temp44 to 70 F
Jul Temp66 to 88 F
Oct Temp45 to 70 F
Annual Precip43.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Cave Springs3,881$118,500
Centerton13,252$77,444
Gentry3,739$51,359
Gravette3,340$49,574
Siloam Springs16,567$52,736
Sulphur Springs390$37,500

Decatur Public Libraries

Iva Jane Peek Library Hq
121 N. MAIN STREET
Decatur, Arkansas
(479) 752-7323

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Decatur Public Schools

Decatur High School
1498 Stadium Ave
ZIP: 72722
High
Total Enrollment 141
Decatur Middle School
1498 Stadium Ave
ZIP: 72722
Middle
Total Enrollment 119
Decatur Northside Elementary
9083 Mt Olive Rd
ZIP: 72722
Primary
Total Enrollment 324
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