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Overview

Introduction to Cabot, Arkansas

Cabot, Arkansas, in Lonoke county, is 20 miles NE of North Little Rock, Arkansas (center to center) and 112 miles W of Memphis, Tennessee. The city is in the Little Rock - North Little Rock metropolitan area.

Cabot History

The first settlement in Cabot was at a refueling station located on the Cairo and Fulton Railroad. The area was first settled in the year 1873 and was named in honor of a railroad surveyor. The city of Cabot was officially incorporated in the year 1891 and was ranked the 139th Arkansas city.

Cabot and nearby Attractions

  • Joyland Skating Center
  • Veterans Park
  • Historic Arkansas Museum
  • Old State House Museum
  • Woolly Hollow State Park

Things To Do In Cabot

Tourists are drawn towards the city's Joyland Skating Center. The Veterans Park is another place people can enjoy. Tourists can visit the several lakes including Omni Lake, Sheaffer Lake, and Cooper Lake. Tourists can also travel a bit from the city and visit the Old State House Museum and Historic Arkansas Museum. The Woolly Hollow State Park is also worth visiting.

Cabot Transportation

Little Rock AFB is the closest airport to the city of Bryant.

Cabot Higher Education

The many higher educational institutes that can be attended from the city include Arkansas State University-Beebe Branch, University of Central Arkansas, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Harding University, and University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.

Demographics

People

Total Population25,407
Male Share of the Population48.8%
Female Share of the Population51.2%
Senior Citizens11.5%
Employed Population 16+11,597
Age of the Population35

Families

% of people married57.7%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22.9%
Median Earnings25+$40,945
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$18,368
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,768

Wealth

Median Family Income$68,974
% Above Poverty Level87.2%
% Below Poverty Level12.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home2.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.8%
% Using Public Transportation0.1%

Housing

People Living Alone22.4%
Median Gross Rent$738
Median House Value$145,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)23.4%
German16.2%
English13.7%
Irish13.4%
Scottish3.2%
Italian1.9%
Dutch1.8%
French Except Basque1.7%
Polish1.5%
Russian1.1%
Swedish0.7%
Welsh0.7%
Norwegian0.6%
Danishn0.4%
Czech0.3%
Turkish0.3%
Canadian0.2%
Swiss0.2%
African0.1%
Arab0.1%
Ukrainian0.1%
Palestinian0.1%
Belgian0.1%
Lithuanian0.1%
Finnish0.1%
Portuguese0.1%
Romanian0.1%
Egyptian0.1%
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Cabot Almanac

CategoryValue
County Lonoke County
Standard Zip Codes72023
Phone Area Codes501
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude34.96
Approximate Longitude-92.02

Cabot Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCABOT 4 SW
Distance4.2 miles
Jan Temp27 to 49 F
Apr Temp48 to 73 F
Jul Temp69 to 91 F
Oct Temp48 to 74 F
Annual Precip50.5 inches
StationLITTLE ROCK ADAMS AP
Distance19.8 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
StationGREENBRIER
Distance26.7 miles
Jan Temp24 to 47 F
Apr Temp45 to 71 F
Jul Temp68 to 92 F
Oct Temp46 to 74 F
Annual Precip48.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Austin3,108$76,333
Beebe7,952$55,739
Jacksonville28,661$51,768
McRae825$49,167
Vilonia4,298$84,728
Ward4,608$56,212

Cabot Public Schools

Academic Center For Excellence
21 Funtastic Dr
ZIP: 72023
High
Total Enrollment 218
Cabot Freshman Academy
18 Spiritive
ZIP: 72023
Middle
Total Enrollment 782
Cabot High School
401 N Lincoln St
ZIP: 72023
High
Total Enrollment 2085
Cabot Junior High North
38 Spirit Dr
ZIP: 72023
Middle
Total Enrollment 888
Cabot Junior High South
38 Panther Trail
ZIP: 72023
Middle
Total Enrollment 799
Cabot Learning(iale) Academy
404 N Second St
ZIP: 72023
Cabot Middle School North
1900 N Lincoln St
ZIP: 72023
Middle
Total Enrollment 871
Cabot Middle School South
2555 Kerr Station Rd
ZIP: 72023
Middle
Total Enrollment 740
Central Elementary School
36 Pond St
ZIP: 72023
Primary
Total Enrollment 423
Eastside Elementary School
17 Bellamy St
ZIP: 72023
Primary
Total Enrollment 430
Magness Creek Elementary
16150 Ark Hwy 5
ZIP: 72023
Primary
Total Enrollment 420
Mountain Springs Elem School
3620 Mountain Springs Rd
ZIP: 72023
Primary
Total Enrollment 401
Northside Elementary School
814 W Locust St
ZIP: 72023
Primary
Total Enrollment 415
Southside Elementary School
2600 S Pine St
ZIP: 72023
Primary
Total Enrollment 464
Stagecoach Elementary School
850 Stagecoach Rd
ZIP: 72023
Primary
Total Enrollment 466
Westside Elementary School
1701 S Second St
ZIP: 72023
Primary
Total Enrollment 417
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