Arp, Texas

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Arp, Texas

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High Points

Arp strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Texas):

Category Trophy
Low Violent Crime
(vs. State)
Top 2% trophy Arp Low Violent Crime
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 16% Arp Low Rate of Poverty
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 18% Arp Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Arp, Texas

Comparing Arp to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Texas (State):

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

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Racial Diversity 8 3
Female Share of the Population 6 7
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 4
Male Share of the Population 5 4
Senior Citizens 5 7
Age of the Population 5 7
Well-Paid Single Women 5 6
Well-Paid Single Men 4 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 8 7
Average Household Size 6 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 9 9
College Educated Adults 6 6
People in Middle Class or Better 5 6
Median Family Income 5 6

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 4 4
Walking and Biking to Work 2 2
Public Transportation Use 2 2
Working at Home 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 8 9
Housing Recently Built 6 3
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 5 5
People Living Alone 4 6
Affordability of Rents 4 4
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Violent Crime 10 10
Low Property Crime 6 8

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Arp Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 16 miles SE of Tyler, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 109 miles E of Dallas, Texas
County Smith
Metro Area Tyler
Standard Zip Codes 75750
Phone Area Codes 903
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.225
Longitude -95.057

Arp Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station TYLER
Distance 15.1 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 57 F
Apr Temp 55 to 78 F
Jul Temp 73 to 94 F
Oct Temp 56 to 79 F
Annual Precip 45.2 inches
Distance 15.3 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 56 F
Apr Temp 50 to 76 F
Jul Temp 71 to 93 F
Oct Temp 52 to 78 F
Annual Precip 48.2 inches
Station LONGVIEW 11 SE
Distance 25.3 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 56 F
Apr Temp 55 to 76 F
Jul Temp 74 to 93 F
Oct Temp 57 to 77 F
Annual Precip 48.9 inches
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Arp Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 901 100%
Male 431 47.8%
Female 470 52.2%
Under 18 227 25.2%
18+ 674 74.8%
65+ 134 14.9%
Median Age 37
Average Family Size 2.97
White 859 95.3%
African-American 29 3.2%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.1%
Other 4 0.4%
Mixed Race 8 0.9%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 23 2.6%

Estimated Arp Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 932
Growth 31
Growth % 3.4%

Arp 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
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 29%
US/American 28.8%
Irish 14.8%
English 7.9%
German 7.5%
Scottish 3.4%
French (except Basque) 2.6%
Dutch 1.6%
Scotch-Irish 1%
Swedish 1%
Polish 0.8%
Canadian 0.4%
Norwegian 0.4%
Italian 0.4%
Pennsylvania German 0.4%
Dutch West Indian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Arp 901 $38,807
Henderson 11,273 $38,095
Kilgore 11,301 $40,737
New London 987 $36,979
Overton 2,350 $34,662
Troup 1,949 $35,750
Whitehouse 5,346 $49,393
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Arp High Schools (2004)

A Title I School.
Serves 306 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.4

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