Cabot 75 Excellent
Cabot Livability #32 ranked city in Arkansas#7,724 ranked city in the USARanks better than 73% of areas

Livability Awards

B- Cabot Amenities Some amenities close to this location
C+ Cabot Cost of Living Cost of living is 8% higher than Arkansas
946% less expensive than the US average
8713% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Cabot cost of living
C Cabot Crime Total crime is 46% lower than Arkansas
Total crime
1,78224% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 5724% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
2%Year over year crime is up
Cabot crime
C- Cabot Employment Household income is 39% higher than Arkansas
Median household income
$58,7116% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$24,90217% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%24% lower than the US average
Cabot employment
F Cabot Housing Home value is 27% higher than Arkansas
Median home value
$145,90021% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$73822% lower than the US average
Home ownership
64%1% higher than the US average
Cabot real estate or Cabot rentals
C+ Cabot Schools HS graduation rate is 8% higher than Arkansas
High school grad. rates
85%3% higher than the US average
School test scores
n/a100% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
17:13% higher than the US average
Cabot K-12 schools
A+ Cabot User Ratings There are a total of 3 ratings in Cabot
Overall user rating
88% 3 total ratings
User reviews rating
90% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
85% 2 total surveys
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      Living in Cabot, AR

      Cabot, Arkansas is a medium-sized city with a population of 25,407 people. At 92%, the majority of the Cabot population is White; this is followed by 2% Asian and 1% Black. If you are looking for a family friendly city, Cabot might be a good fit as 75% of the population over 15 years old are married, and 46% have kids who are 18 years old or younger.

      Whether you’re relocating to a new city to be closer to family, friends or for a new job, living in Cabot could be a positive experience compared to other cities in Arkansas if you know where to search. To help you find the best places to live in and around Cabot, AreaVibes has created a livability score using key metrics like amenities, crime, cost of living, employment, housing and more.

      The livability score in Cabot is 68 out of 100 and the city is ranked in the 52nd percentile of all cities across America. For each of the livability categories, we can establish that Cabot ranks very well for amenities (B-), crime (B) and cost of living (B-). Regrettably for Cabot, there are some categories for which it does not score well, this includes: education (F) and housing (F).

      Being close to public transportation, grocery stores, parks and other conveniences are all important when weighing your options for a new home in Cabot. Before you determine if any of these amenities are available in the area, you will also want to know if the real estate prices in Cabot are affordable. Median real estate prices in Cabot come in at $145,900, which is 27.2% higher than the Arkansas average. The home price to income ratio compares the median home prices to the median household income. In Cabot, the home price to income ratio is 2.5, which is 7.4% lower than the Arkansas average. Year over year appreciation rates for homes in the Cabot area were 10.5% and the 5 year appreciation rates came in at 1.4%. Why is this important? Knowing the appreciation rates for any area is a quick and easy way to determine if you will see a solid return on your investment.

      Cabot transportation information

      Average one way commute26min22min26min
      Workers who drive to work86.2%82.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool9.0%10.8%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.1%0.4%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.1%0.2%0.6%
      Workers who walk1.7%1.7%2.8%
      Working from home2.4%3.2%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Cabot, AR data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).