Demographics

People

Total Population1,101
Male Share of the Population47.2%
Female Share of the Population52.8%
Senior Citizens23.6%
Employed Population 16+411
Age of the Population46

Families

% of people married54.2%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher8.5%
Median Earnings25+$25,298
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$19,375
Median Earnings With High School Degree$21,319

Wealth

Median Family Income$52,656
% Above Poverty Level87.8%
% Below Poverty Level12.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home5.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone30.3%
Median Gross Rent$618
Median House Value$89,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)29.2%
Irish20.5%
German17.9%
English10.6%
Swedish2.2%
Dutch1.5%
Norwegian1.2%
Polish0.4%
Scottish0.4%
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Highland Almanac

CategoryValue
County Sharp County
Standard Zip Codes72542
Phone Area Codes870
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude36.32
Approximate Longitude-91.48

Highland Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationEVENING SHADE 1 NNE
Distance14.3 miles
Jan Temp21 to 47 F
Apr Temp43 to 72 F
Jul Temp66 to 94 F
Oct Temp44 to 75 F
Annual Precip48.4 inches
StationALTON 6 SE
Distance27.7 miles
Jan Temp20 to 45 F
Apr Temp42 to 70 F
Jul Temp65 to 91 F
Oct Temp42 to 73 F
Annual Precip44.8 inches
StationBATESVILLE L&D 1
Distance36.9 miles
Jan Temp25 to 45 F
Apr Temp46 to 69 F
Jul Temp69 to 92 F
Oct Temp47 to 72 F
Annual Precip48 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Ash Flat1,168$31,438
Cherokee Village5,067$50,288
Evening Shade454$35,769
Franklin156$59,500
Hardy648$39,107
Horseshoe Bend2,464$36,167
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