Also See: Cave City, AR ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Cave City had a population of 1,990 as of July 1, 2020. Cave City ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Arkansas. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Cave City is located at latitude 35.9417 and longitude -91.5485 in Sharp County. The formal boundaries for the City of Cave City encompass a land area of 2.6 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Sharp County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 673 feet.
While the primary coordinates for City of Cave City are located in Sharp County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Independence County.
The City of Cave City (GNIS ID: 2404007) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Cave City: Loyal.
|Total Population||1,990 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,941 (97.5%)|
|Population in Families||1,596 (80.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||49 ( 2.5%)|
|Median Household Income||$30,601|
|Average Household Income||$39,338|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$15,935|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||884 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||414 (46.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||377 (42.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||93 (10.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$82,547|
|Average Home Value||$107,548|
|Housing Affordability Index3||232|
|Average Household Size||2.45|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.69%|
|Per Capita Income||2.33%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.29%|
The table below compares Cave City to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 154||72nd|
|Population Density||# 123||77th|
|Median Household Income||# 478||12th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 243||45th|
|Per Capita Income||# 508||6th|
|Diversity Index||# 401||26th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.