Cave City, Arkansas

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Cave City, Arkansas

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High Points

Cave City strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Arkansas):

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Affordability of Property Taxes
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Top 11% Cave City Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Cave City, Arkansas

Comparing Cave City to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Arkansas (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Female Share of the Population 10 10
Children Under 5 Years Old 10 9
Senior Citizens 8 9
Racial Diversity 5 3
Age of the Population 4 5
Male Share of the Population 1 1
Well-Paid Single Men 1 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 5 6
Average Household Size 5 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 2 4
People in Middle Class or Better 2 4
Median Family Income 1 2
College Educated Adults 1 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 8 10
Short Commute Times 6 5
Walking and Biking to Work 2 2
Public Transportation Use 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 9 7
Housing Recently Built 9 8
Affordability of Rents 8 7
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 6 7
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 6 6
People Living Alone 5 4

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Cave City Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 47 miles W of Jonesboro, Arkansas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 100 miles NW of Memphis, Tennessee
County Sharp
Standard Zip Codes 72521
Phone Area Codes 870
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.941
Longitude -91.548

Cave City Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 10.5 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 47 F
Apr Temp 43 to 72 F
Jul Temp 66 to 94 F
Oct Temp 44 to 75 F
Annual Precip 48.4 inches
Distance 14.1 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 45 F
Apr Temp 46 to 69 F
Jul Temp 69 to 92 F
Oct Temp 47 to 72 F
Annual Precip 48 inches
Distance 28.4 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 46 F
Apr Temp 51 to 71 F
Jul Temp 72 to 92 F
Oct Temp 50 to 74 F
Annual Precip 48.8 inches
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Cave City Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,946 100%
Male 864 44.4%
Female 1,082 55.6%
Under 18 531 27.3%
18+ 1,415 72.7%
65+ 397 20.4%
Median Age 35.7
Average Family Size 2.91
White 1,904 97.8%
African-American 11 0.6%
Asian 1 0.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 14 0.7%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 16 0.8%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 23 1.2%

Estimated Cave City Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,980
Growth 34
Growth % 1.7%

Cave City Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 27.4%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 18%
Irish 16.2%
English 14%
German 8.7%
French (except Basque) 4.2%
Dutch 3.5%
Scotch-Irish 1.9%
Scottish 1.3%
European 0.9%
Italian 0.5%
Swedish 0.4%
Ukrainian 0.3%
Czechoslovakian 0.3%
Hungarian 0.3%
Polish 0.3%
African 0.3%
Greek 0.3%
Pennsylvania German 0.3%
Luxemburger 0.2%
French Canadian 0.2%
Acadian/Cajun 0.2%
Danish 0.2%
Belgian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Cave City 1,946 $27,292
Batesville 9,445 $42,634
Cushman 461 $29,125
Evening Shade 465 $31,111
Mount Pleasant 401 $29,286
Sidney 275 $23,125
Strawberry 283 $33,438
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Cave City High Schools (2004)

711 MAIN ST.
A Title I School.
Serves 426 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.2

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