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The City of Thornton had a population of 470 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Thornton is located at latitude 33.779 and longitude -92.4918 in Calhoun County. The formal boundaries for the City of Thornton 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.
|Total Population||470 (100%)|
|Population in Households||438 (93.2%)|
|Population in Families||352 (74.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||32 ( 6.8%)|
|Median Household Income||$37,348|
|Average Household Income||$57,604|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$23,709|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||245 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||155 (63.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||44 (18.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||46 (18.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$123,438|
|Average Home Value||$130,806|
|Housing Affordability Index3||196|
|Average Household Size||2.2|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.87%|
|Per Capita Income||1.72%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.76%|
The table below compares Thornton to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 307||44th|
|Population Density||# 376||31st|
|Median Household Income||# 351||35th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 152||28th|
|Per Capita Income||# 216||60th|
|Diversity Index||# 203||63rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.