Cave City, Sharp County, Arkansas

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About

Cave City is a city located in the county of Sharp in the U.S. state of Arkansas. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,904 and a population density of 406 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 1,927 inhabitants.

The city was created 75 years ago in 1947.

Quick Facts about Cave City

Population : 1,927 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Arkansas (United States)
County : Sharp County
Postal code : 97523, 97531
Area : 4.69 km2
Altitude : 1,575 feet / 480 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1948 (75 years ago)
Time Zone : Pacific Time Zone
Local time : 07:26:34 (1st February 2023)
Density : 411 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 1.19% (2010-2019)
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Location of Cave City on Arkansas map.
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Geography

Cave City is located at 35°56'30"N 91°32'54"W (35.9417400, -91.5484700).

Cave City map

Demographics

The population of Cave City increased by 1.19% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,904 - census
2011 1,907 0.16% estimation process
2012 1,885 -1.17% estimation process
2013 1,883 -0.11% estimation process
2014 1,863 -1.07% estimation process
2015 1,861 -0.11% estimation process
2016 1,882 1.12% estimation process
2017 1,896 0.74% estimation process
2018 1,913 0.89% estimation process
2019 1,927 0.73% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 37,825
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 36,641
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 3.2%
April 1, 2020 Population : 37,938
April 1, 2010 Population : 36,647
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.6%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 24.5%
People over 65 (%) : 18.0%
Female persons, % : 51.1%
White only, percent : 93.8%
Black or African American alone, percent : 2.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.8%
Asians alone % : 0.9%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.2%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.8%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 6.6%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 88.0%
2015-2019 Veterans : 2,498
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 2.8%
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 16,644

Cave City zip code is 72521. County name: Sharp, County fips: 05135

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Economic Facts

Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 16,644
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 71.6%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $98,900
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,018
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $323
2015-2019 median gross rent : $631
Permits for construction, 2020 : 31
2015-2019 Households : 14,322
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.54
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 84.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 4.7%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 83.9%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 60.0%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 86.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 17.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 14.3%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 10.0%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 56.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 52.6%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 48,817
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 282,052
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,211,422
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 441,118
2012 total retail sales per capita : $11,914
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 18.2
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $44,319
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $23,733
Percentage of people living in poverty : 15.9%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 787
2019 total employment : 15,779
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 624,802
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : 7.5%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 2,481
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,898
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,709
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 729
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 186
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,580
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 404
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,233
2010 population per square mile : 48.0
2010 land area in square miles : 763.95
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 9,900
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 77.2%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $80,700
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $790
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $298
2015-2019 median gross rent : $527
Permits for construction, 2020 : 4
2015-2019 Households : 7,447
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.27
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 83.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 1.1%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 82.0%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 58.3%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 83.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 10.2%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 19.3%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 11.9%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 44.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 39.9%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 13,138
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 29,740
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 152,565
2012 total retail sales per capita : $8,946
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 22.2
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $34,671
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $21,423
Percentage of people living in poverty : 23.3%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 309
2019 total employment : 2,536
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 69,985
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : -4.3%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 1,187
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,449
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 774
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 493
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 35
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,387
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 166
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,200
2010 population per square mile : 28.6
2010 land area in square miles : 604.44
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 72.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $256,300
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,381
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $975
2015-2019 median gross rent : $945
2015-2019 Households : 2,149
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.67
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 94.5%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 91.5%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 76.1%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 91.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 30.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 5.7%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 2.2%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 68.9%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 67.4%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 3,569
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 8,869
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 69,797
2012 total retail sales per capita : $11,937
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 42.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $91,653
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $38,312
Percentage of people living in poverty : 3.2%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 561
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 347
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 143
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 108
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 385
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 111
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 408
2010 population per square mile : 2,324.1
2010 land area in square miles : 2.54
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 75.4%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $324,800
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,828
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $1,347
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,637
2015-2019 Households : 2,552
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 3.35
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 94.0%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 30.4%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 92.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 85.1%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 86.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 41.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 8.6%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 9.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 67.9%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 61.2%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 19,632
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 35,799
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 3,569
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 173,708
2012 total retail sales per capita : $20,419
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 36.4
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $117,639
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $39,924
Percentage of people living in poverty : 2.0%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 792
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 389
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 342
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 234
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 522
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 32
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 723
2010 population per square mile : 2,422.0
2010 land area in square miles : 3.45

Schools in Cave City

College & universities near Cave City, AR

Code Name City ZIP
106999 University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville Batesville (AR) 72503-3350
106342 Lyon College Batesville (AR) 72501
107549 Ozarka College Melbourne (AR) 72556-0010
440402 Arkansas State University-Newport Newport (AR) 72112

Stations (1)

Amtrak & bus stations near Cave City, AR

Code Name Address Type
WNR Walnut Ridge 109 Southwest Front Street RAIL

Post offices near Cave City

Post Office Name City ZIP
Cave City Post Office Cave City (AR) 72521
Sidney Post Office Sidney (AR) 72577
Evening Shad Post Office Evening Shade (AR) 72532
Poughk Post Office Poughkeepsie (AR) 72569
Mount Pleasan Post Office Mount Pleasant (AR) 72561

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Sharp County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Sharp County , AR.

City Name Population Title
Cherokee Village 4,654 City in Arkansas, USA
Ash Flat 1,100 City in Arkansas, USA
Highland 1,054 City in Sharp County, Arkansas, United States
Hardy 719 City in Arkansas, USA
Sidney 185 Town in Arkansas, United States
Williford 80 Human settlement in Sharp County, Arkansas, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Cave City distances to largest Arkansas cities