Arp has a total area of about 6.4 sq. kms. located at an elevated height of about 496 ft. above the ground. It is located in the County of Smith in the US state of Texas. The local school district of Arp employs a substantial number of locals from the town. There are about three schools operating under the local school district which provides plenty of oppurtunities to the locals. Tourism, shops and stores are other key economic activities of the town.