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Overview

Introduction to Bryant, Arkansas

Bryant, Arkansas, in Saline county, is 15 miles SW of Little Rock, Arkansas (center to center) and 143 miles W of Memphis, Tennessee. The city is part of the surrounding Little Rock - North Little Rock metro area; it is not an isolated city.

Bryant History

Bryant city is in Saline County, which was formed in the year 1835 from parts of Pulaski and Hempstead Counties. It was named Saline because of the salt works that were founded a few years before its formation. This city has Arkansas fourth highest median household income.

Bryant and nearby Attractions

  • Bryant Stadium
  • Wilbur Mills Park
  • Indian Springs Lake
  • Bryant Branch Saline County Public Library
  • Ashley Park

Things To Do In Bryant

While in Bryant city, one can visit the Bryant Branch Saline County Public Library and Bryant City Hall. Visitors will also enjoy Caldwell Lake and Indian Springs Lake. Tourists will enjoy Logan's Run which is located in the amusement park. There are several churches including Bryant Church of Christ and the First United Methodist Church.

Bryant Transportation

Adams Field is the nearest airport to the city of Bryant.

Bryant Higher Education

Institutes of higher education that can be accessed from this city include the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, University of Central Arkansas, and Arkansas State University-Beebe Branch.

Demographics

People

Total Population19,529
Male Share of the Population47.4%
Female Share of the Population52.6%
Senior Citizens13.6%
Employed Population 16+10,687
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married50.1%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher31%
Median Earnings25+$40,630
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$30,625
Median Earnings With High School Degree$34,156

Wealth

Median Family Income$74,581
% Above Poverty Level95.2%
% Below Poverty Level4.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home3.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29.4%
Median Gross Rent$846
Median House Value$149,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)21%
German13%
Irish12.4%
English12.2%
Italian4.4%
Scottish2.3%
French Except Basque2.2%
Dutch1.3%
Polish1.1%
Welsh1%
Swedish0.7%
Austrian0.5%
Czech0.5%
Arab0.4%
Australian0.4%
Lebanese0.4%
Hungarian0.3%
Greek0.2%
Croatian0.1%
Ukrainian0.1%
Swiss0.1%
Norwegian0.1%
Egyptian0.1%
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Bryant Almanac

CategoryValue
County Saline County
Standard Zip Codes72022, 72019, 72015
P.O. Box Zip Codes72089
Phone Area Codes501
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude34.61
Approximate Longitude-92.49

Bryant Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationBENTON
Distance6.6 miles
Jan Temp27 to 52 F
Apr Temp47 to 74 F
Jul Temp69 to 92 F
Oct Temp48 to 76 F
Annual Precip53.2 inches
StationLITTLE ROCK ADAMS AP
Distance18 miles
Jan Temp31 to 50 F
Apr Temp50 to 73 F
Jul Temp72 to 93 F
Oct Temp52 to 75 F
Annual Precip50.9 inches
StationMALVERN
Distance24.5 miles
Jan Temp30 to 52 F
Apr Temp48 to 76 F
Jul Temp68 to 93 F
Oct Temp49 to 76 F
Annual Precip56.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Alexander2,794$37,578
Bauxite470$42,273
Benton33,613$71,142
Haskell4,376$70,028
Shannon Hills3,614$67,022
Tull585$67,500

Bryant Public Schools

Bryant Middle School
412 Woodland Dr
ZIP: 72022
Middle
Total Enrollment 1084
Bryant Elementary School
200 Nw Fourth St
ZIP: 72022
Primary
Total Enrollment 747
Bryant High School
201 Sullivan Dr
ZIP: 72022
High
Total Enrollment 2714
Collegeville Elementary School
4818 Hwy 5 N
ZIP: 72022
Primary
Total Enrollment 573
Hill Farm Elementary School
500 Hill Farm Rd
ZIP: 72022
Primary
Total Enrollment 605

Bryant Private Schools

Family Church Academy
21815 I-30 S
ZIP: 72022
Elementary
Total Enrollment 71
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