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Demographics

People

Total Population2,570
Male Share of the Population46.9%
Female Share of the Population53.1%
Senior Citizens14.4%
Employed Population 16+1,009
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married53.5%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher14%
Median Earnings25+$26,923
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$18,182
Median Earnings With High School Degree$22,679

Wealth

Median Family Income$43,348
% Above Poverty Level81.5%
% Below Poverty Level18.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home1.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone19.5%
Median Gross Rent$791
Median House Value$72,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)22.5%
Irish14.9%
English7.9%
Dutch1.8%
French Except Basque1.5%
Norwegian1.4%
Polish1.1%
Scottish0.9%
Swedish0.5%
Italian0.5%
Swiss0.4%
German0.4%
Croatian0.3%
Jamaican0.2%
Australian0.2%
West Indian0.2%
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Lake City Almanac

CategoryValue
County Craighead County
Standard Zip Codes72437
Phone Area Codes870
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude35.81
Approximate Longitude-90.44

Lake City Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationPARAGOULD 1 S
Distance15.5 miles
Jan Temp26 to 43 F
Apr Temp50 to 69 F
Jul Temp71 to 90 F
Oct Temp49 to 73 F
Annual Precip49.4 inches
StationJONESBORO 4 N
Distance15.6 miles
Jan Temp26 to 45 F
Apr Temp49 to 71 F
Jul Temp71 to 92 F
Oct Temp49 to 74 F
Annual Precip46.1 inches
StationKENNETT RADIO KBOA
Distance34.5 miles
Jan Temp25 to 44 F
Apr Temp47 to 71 F
Jul Temp69 to 93 F
Oct Temp47 to 74 F
Annual Precip49.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bay1,956$39,233
Black Oak253$58,125
Brookland2,717$44,130
Caraway1,068$52,188
Monette1,752$56,157
Trumann7,143$43,059

Lake City Public Schools

Riverside West Elem. School
2001 Hwy 18
ZIP: 72437
Primary
Total Enrollment 273
Riverside High School
601 Catfish Drive
ZIP: 72437
High
Total Enrollment 371
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