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Calico Rock, Arkansas
Location of Calico Rock in Izard County, Arkansas
|• Total||4.81 sq mi (12.47 km2)|
|• Land||4.76 sq mi (12.32 km2)|
|• Water||0.06 sq mi (0.15 km2)|
|Elevation||410 ft (125 m)|
|• Density||186.71/sq mi (72.08/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (CST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||0076497|
Calico Rock was named from a colorful rock formation said by pioneers to resemble the textile calico.
Calico Rock is located at(36.122612, -92.133481).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 3.6 square miles (9.3 km2), of which, 3.6 square miles (9.3 km2) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.26 km2) of it (1.38%) is water.
|U.S. Decennial Census|
|Black or African American (non-Hispanic)||3||0.34%|
|Hispanic or Latino||5||0.56%|
As of the 2020 United States census, there were 888 people, 510 households, and 373 families residing in the city.
The climate in this area is characterized by hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Calico Rock has a humid subtropical climate, abbreviated "Cfa" on climate maps.
Public education for elementary and secondary students is primarily provided by the Calico Rock School District, which includes:
- Calico Rock Elementary School, serving kindergarten through grade 6.
- Calico Rock High School, serving grades 7 through 12.
In Spanish: Calico Rock para niños
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