|Male Share of the Population||52.3%|
|Female Share of the Population||47.7%|
|Employed Population 16+||252|
|Age of the Population||34|
|% of people married||37.8%|
|Average household size||2|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||8.7%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$0|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$0|
|Median Family Income||$33,750|
|% Above Poverty Level||61.9%|
|% Below Poverty Level||38.1%|
|Average Commute Time||21 minutes|
|% Working from Home||1.6%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||4%|
|% Using Public Transportation||%|
|People Living Alone||36.1%|
|Median Gross Rent||$508|
|Median House Value||$42,300|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||22.2%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|Nearest Medium City||27 miles NE of Jonesboro, Arkansas (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||63 miles N of Memphis, Tennessee|
|Standard Zip Codes||63829|
|Phone Area Codes||573|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather Stations
|Station||PARAGOULD 1 S|
|Jan Temp||26 to 43 F|
|Apr Temp||50 to 69 F|
|Jul Temp||71 to 90 F|
|Oct Temp||49 to 73 F|
|Annual Precip||49.4 inches|
|Station||KENNETT RADIO KBOA|
|Jan Temp||25 to 44 F|
|Apr Temp||47 to 71 F|
|Jul Temp||69 to 93 F|
|Oct Temp||47 to 74 F|
|Annual Precip||49.6 inches|
|Station||JONESBORO 4 N|
|Jan Temp||26 to 45 F|
|Apr Temp||49 to 71 F|
|Jul Temp||71 to 92 F|
|Oct Temp||49 to 74 F|
|Annual Precip||46.1 inches|
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