The City of Palestine had a population of 474 as of July 1, 2022.
The primary coordinate point for Palestine is located at latitude 34.9723 and longitude -90.9026 in St. Francis County. The formal boundaries for the City of Palestine encompass a land area of 3.1 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. St. Francis County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 207 feet.
The City of Palestine 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||474 (100%)|
|Population in Households||474 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||393 (82.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$40,724|
|Average Household Income||$66,254|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$30,420|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||239 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||144 (60.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||82 (34.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||14 ( 5.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$87,500|
|Average Home Value||$117,931|
|Housing Affordability Index3||228|
|Average Household Size||2.11|
|Average Family Size||3.00|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.66%|
|Per Capita Income||3.04%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.55%|
The table below compares Palestine to the other 625 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2022 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||# 295||53rd|
|Population Density||# 452||28th|
|Median Household Income||# 429||32nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 442||71st|
|Per Capita Income||# 177||72nd|
|Diversity Index||# 295||53rd|
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