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Highland, Arkansas
Location of Highland in Sharp County, Arkansas.
Location of Highland in Sharp County, Arkansas.
Country United States
State Arkansas
County Sharp
 • Total 8.80 sq mi (22.79 km2)
 • Land 8.74 sq mi (22.64 km2)
 • Water 0.06 sq mi (0.15 km2)
610 ft (186 m)
 • Total 982
 • Density 112.36/sq mi (43.38/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s) 870
FIPS code 05-32257
GNIS feature ID 1838966

Highland is a city in Sharp County, Arkansas, United States. The population was 1,045 at the 2010 census.


Highland is located at 36°16′11″N 91°31′18″W / 36.26972°N 91.52167°W / 36.26972; -91.52167 (36.269749, -91.521773).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 8.9 square miles (23.1 km2), of which 8.8 square miles (22.9 km2) is land and 0.077 square miles (0.2 km2), or 0.66%, is water.


Historical population
Census Pop.
2000 986
2010 1,045 6.0%
2020 982 −6.0%
U.S. Decennial Census

2020 census

Highland racial composition
Race Number Percentage
White (non-Hispanic) 917 93.38%
Black or African American (non-Hispanic) 1 0.1%
Native American 3 0.31%
Other/Mixed 31 3.16%
Hispanic or Latino 30 3.05%

As of the 2020 United States census, there were 982 people, 454 households, and 277 families residing in the city.


Public education for elementary and secondary school students is provided by Highland School District, which leads to graduation from Highland High School. Highland School Districts serves Ash Flat, Hardy, Highland and Cherokee Village.

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