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Demographics

People

Total Population597
Male Share of the Population44.7%
Female Share of the Population55.3%
Senior Citizens24.1%
Employed Population 16+240
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married42.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher5.8%
Median Earnings25+$26,759
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$14,583
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,510

Wealth

Median Family Income$39,000
% Above Poverty Level71.5%
% Below Poverty Level28.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home5.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone41.2%
Median Gross Rent$466
Median House Value$58,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)43%
Irish18.1%
German10.1%
English6.9%
French Except Basque3%
Scottish2.5%
Dutch2.2%
Welsh1.2%
Italian0.5%
Canadian0.3%
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Portia Almanac

CategoryValue
County Lawrence County
P.O. Box Zip Codes72457
Phone Area Codes870
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude36.09
Approximate Longitude-91.07

Portia Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationALICIA
Distance12.9 miles
Jan Temp26 to 45 F
Apr Temp47 to 71 F
Jul Temp72 to 93 F
Oct Temp49 to 75 F
Annual Precip45.6 inches
StationJONESBORO 4 N
Distance24.9 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
StationPARAGOULD 1 S
Distance31.9 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Black Rock692$28,618
Hoxie2,704$38,929
Imboden622$52,750
Lynn260$33,438
Minturn84$31,563
Walnut Ridge4,723$48,571
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