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Demographics

People

Total Population4,096
Male Share of the Population49.4%
Female Share of the Population50.6%
Senior Citizens18.5%
Employed Population 16+1,441
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married39.8%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher15.8%
Median Earnings25+$26,135
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$17,051
Median Earnings With High School Degree$22,984

Wealth

Median Family Income$44,180
% Above Poverty Level86.8%
% Below Poverty Level13.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home1.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work8.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone39.3%
Median Gross Rent$574
Median House Value$77,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)53.9%
English6.8%
Irish5.9%
German3.5%
French Except Basque1.6%
African1%
Danishn0.6%
Dutch0.5%
Italian0.4%
Welsh0.2%
Norwegian0.2%
Polish0.2%
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Fordyce Almanac

CategoryValue
County Dallas County
Standard Zip Codes71742
Phone Area Codes870
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude33.81
Approximate Longitude-92.41

Fordyce Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationFORDYCE
Distance1.2 miles
Jan Temp28 to 51 F
Apr Temp46 to 73 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp48 to 75 F
Annual Precip53.3 inches
StationSPARKMAN
Distance25.2 miles
Jan Temp29 to 52 F
Apr Temp47 to 75 F
Jul Temp70 to 94 F
Oct Temp48 to 75 F
Annual Precip50.5 inches
StationCAMDEN 1
Distance28.2 miles
Jan Temp31 to 53 F
Apr Temp49 to 75 F
Jul Temp71 to 93 F
Oct Temp50 to 76 F
Annual Precip53 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Banks119$0
Bearden953$36,488
Carthage483$53,750
Kingsland410$33,750
Rison1,262$28,611
Thornton641$39,583

Fordyce Hospitals

Dallas County Medical Center
(Government - Local)
201 North Clifton Street
(870) 352-6300

Fordyce Public Schools

Fordyce Elementary Schools
350 Redbug Cir
ZIP: 71742
Primary
Total Enrollment 470
Fordyce High School
100 Redbug Blvd
ZIP: 71742
High
Total Enrollment 382
Fordyce Middle School
75 Redbug Blvd
ZIP: 71742
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