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Caraway is a town in Craighead County, in the Jonesboro metro area.
The community was named for Thaddeus Horatius Caraway, congressman
The latitude of Caraway is 35.758N. The longitude is -90.322W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 226 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,355.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Caraway demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Craighead County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Jonesboro area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 72419 ZIP code.
11% of Caraway residents report German ancestry, and 17% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Caraway ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Caraway was $11,647, compared with $21,587 nationally.
5% of Caraway residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Caraway, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $199. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $520.
Libraries in Caraway include Caraway Public Library ... View libraries
Craighead County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Caraway political report.
The average commute time for Caraway workers is 27 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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