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East End, Arkansas
Location in Saline County and the state of Arkansas
Location in Saline County and the state of Arkansas
Country United States
State Arkansas
County Saline
Area
 • Total 20.28 sq mi (52.52 km2)
 • Land 20.06 sq mi (51.96 km2)
 • Water 0.21 sq mi (0.56 km2)
Elevation
351 ft (107 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 7,137
 • Density 355.76/sq mi (137.36/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
72065,72206,and 72103
Area code(s) 501
FIPS code 05-20470
GNIS feature ID 0048757

East End is a census-designated place (CDP) in Saline County, Arkansas, United States. The population was 6,998 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Little RockNorth Little RockConway Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Geography

East End is located at 34°33′2″N 92°20′8″W / 34.55056°N 92.33556°W / 34.55056; -92.33556 (34.550639, -92.335662). Its nearest neighbor communities are Landmark, Shannon Hills, Bauxite, and Sheridan.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 20.3 square miles (53 km2), of which, 20.1 square miles (52 km2) of it is land and 0.2 square miles (0.52 km2) of it (1.13%) is water.

East End is the home of Marylake Carmelite Monastery since the 1950s. Scenes from Burt Reynolds' 1973 movie White Lightning were shot in and around the community.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
2020 7,137
U.S. Decennial Census

2020 census

East End racial composition
Race Number Percentage
White (non-Hispanic) 5,929 83.07%
Black or African American (non-Hispanic) 298 4.18%
Native American 29 0.41%
Asian 138 1.93%
Pacific Islander 1 0.01%
Other/Mixed 362 5.07%
Hispanic or Latino 380 5.32%

As of the 2020 United States census, there were 7,137 people, 2,401 households, and 1,787 families residing in the CDP.

Education

East End's schools are part of the Sheridan School District. The East End schools include East End Elementary grades K-2, East End Intermediate grades 3–5, and East End Middle grades 6–8.

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