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  1. Public Schools
    B
  2. Crime & Safety
    A
  3. Housing
    A-
  4. Nightlife
    C
  5. Good for Families
    A-
  6. Diversity
    A-
  7. Jobs
    B
  8. Weather
    B+
  9. Cost of Living
    A
  10. Health & Fitness
    B-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    C+
  12. Commute
    B
Arp is a town in Texas with a population of 941. Arp is in Smith County and is one of the best places to live in Texas. Living in Arp offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. Residents of Arp tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Arp are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$76,800
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$861
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    30%
  • Own
    70%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
A
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    297.3
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    99.1
    40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    99.1
    500.1
  • Theft
    198.2
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    284

Residents

Diversity
A-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    18%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    3%
  • 25-34 years
    19%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    10%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    11%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    7%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    14%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    27%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    39%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    13%
    13%

Working in Arp

Jobs
B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$56,250
National
$55,322
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Arp Reviews

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i liked the School in Arp the most. Great school. just so small of a town there isn't any job opportunities.
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Neighborhood watch could be better and police activity could be stepped up.
Very small town with only small towns around closest big cities are 14 miles away.