Demographics

People

Total Population2,380
Male Share of the Population46.8%
Female Share of the Population53.2%
Senior Citizens16.3%
Employed Population 16+1,025
Age of the Population38

Families

% of people married48.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.5%
Median Earnings25+$30,727
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,985
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,574

Wealth

Median Family Income$51,622
% Above Poverty Level82.1%
% Below Poverty Level17.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home1%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone24.9%
Median Gross Rent$831
Median House Value$89,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)20.9%
Irish12.6%
English7.1%
Dutch1.8%
French Except Basque1.6%
Polish1.5%
Italian1.3%
Scottish1.1%
Norwegian0.5%
Swedish0.3%
German0.3%
Croatian0.2%
Australian0.1%
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Lake City Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyCraighead 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
Bay2,077$51,190
Black Oak258$59,375
Brookland3,156$56,438
Caraway1,121$45,733
Monette1,785$59,167
Trumann7,089$50,572

Lake City Public Schools

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