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Welcome to Caraway ...
The city of Caraway is located in Craighead County.
The location of Caraway has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Caraway has a population of 1,256 people<2> (see below for details).
Caraway is 220 feet [67 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Caraway lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Caraway: (870)
The ZIP code for Caraway: 72419<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Caraway had a population of 1,279 people. This makes Caraway the county's 7th most populous community.
The population of Caraway represents 0.04% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 172nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,279 people, the population of Caraway decreased 5.19% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,349 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Caraway had an population of 1,256 people. This is a decrease of 1.8% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.89% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Caraway.
Communities near Caraway ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Caraway and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Caraway.
Communities Also Named Caraway ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Caraway - they are located in Mississippi and North Carolina.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Caraway.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Caraway:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Caraway ...
Looking for more information about Caraway? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Caraway, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Caraway.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Craighead County: www.craigheadcounty.org/
The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 21 Jan 2019