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Demographics

People

Total Population1,262
Male Share of the Population55.1%
Female Share of the Population44.9%
Senior Citizens24%
Employed Population 16+319
Age of the Population38

Families

% of people married29.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.3%
Median Earnings25+$21,750
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$22,946
Median Earnings With High School Degree$19,946

Wealth

Median Family Income$28,611
% Above Poverty Level59.5%
% Below Poverty Level40.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home1.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work13.8%
% Using Public Transportation1.3%

Housing

People Living Alone28.2%
Median Gross Rent$558
Median House Value$67,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)56.3%
English30%
Irish6%
Dutch1.1%
Scottish0.6%
Welsh0.2%
Swedish0.2%
German0.2%
Italian0.2%
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Rison Almanac

CategoryValue
County Cleveland County
Standard Zip Codes71665
Phone Area Codes870
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude33.95
Approximate Longitude-92.19

Rison 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
Distance17.1 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
StationPINE BLUFF
Distance21.5 miles
Jan Temp32 to 50 F
Apr Temp51 to 74 F
Jul Temp72 to 92 F
Oct Temp52 to 76 F
Annual Precip52.4 inches
StationMONTICELLO 3 SW
Distance32.8 miles
Jan Temp30 to 52 F
Apr Temp49 to 74 F
Jul Temp70 to 93 F
Oct Temp50 to 77 F
Annual Precip55.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Carthage483$53,750
Fordyce4,096$44,180
Kingsland410$33,750
Pine Bluff45,404$40,385
Star City2,145$34,792
Thornton641$39,583

Rison Public Schools

Rison Elementary School
700 Main
ZIP: 71665
Primary
Total Enrollment 356
Rison High School
700 Main
ZIP: 71665
Other
Total Enrollment 454
Woodlawn Elementary School
6760 Hwy 63
ZIP: 71665
Primary
Total Enrollment 277
Woodlawn High School
6760 Hwy 63
ZIP: 71665
High
Total Enrollment 265
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