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Welcome to Abbott ...

Abbott is located in Scott County<1>.

The location of Abbott has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Abbott is 620 feet [189 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Abbott lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Abbott is within the boundaries of the (479) area code.

Communities Also Named Abbott ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Abbott - they are located in Alabama, California, Colorado, Florida, Iowa, Kentucky (2), Michigan, Mississippi, Nebraska, New Mexico, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Abbott.

Communities near Abbott ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Abbott.

  • Greenwood
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    • Greenwood lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Abbott.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,396 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenwood
  • Barling
  • Pocola
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    • Pocola lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Abbott.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,153 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pocola have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pocola
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pocola<5>
  • Booneville
  • Waldron
  • Charleston
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    • Charleston lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Abbott.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,500 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Charleston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charleston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charleston<5>
  • Lavaca
  • Hackett
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    • Hackett lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Abbott.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 837 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hackett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hackett
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hackett<5>
  • Rock Island
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    • Rock Island lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Abbott.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 648 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rock Island have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rock Island
  • Hartford
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    • Hartford lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Abbott.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 623 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hartford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartford<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Abbott. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Abbott.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Abbott. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Abbott.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Abbott. See our Newspapers Page for Abbott.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Abbott ...

Looking for more information about Abbott? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Abbott, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Abbott.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Abbott. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arkansas' counties, including Scott, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Abbott - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Abbott) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Abbott. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0734, Longitude: -94.1938       In this case, the coordinates for Abbott have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 

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