The City of Thornton had a population of 454 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Thornton is located at latitude 33.7749 and longitude -92.4876 in Calhoun County. The formal boundaries for the City of Thornton (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.91 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Calhoun County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 318 feet.
The City of Thornton (GNIS ID: 2405588) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Thornton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||422|
|Population in Familes||341|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||32|
|Average Household Size||2.19|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||239 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||141 (59.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||51 (21.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||46 (19.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$45,513|
|Average Home Value||$67,254|
|Median Household Income||$38,217|
|Average Household Income||$50,317|
|Per Capita Income||$21,711|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.71%|
|Per Capita Income||1.89%|
The table below compares Thornton to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 316||42nd|
|Population Density1||# 382||29th|
|Diversity Index2||# 187||65th|
|Median Household Income||# 212||61st|
|Per Capita Income||# 164||70th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.