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Welcome to Acorn ...

Acorn is located in Polk County<1>.

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

Acorn is 1,070 feet [326 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Acorn ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Acorn - they are located in California (2), Georgia (2), Kentucky, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Acorn ...

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

  • Mena [Polk County]
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    • Mena [Polk County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Acorn
    • Estimated population in 2018: 5,534 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mena
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mena<5>
  • Waldron [Scott County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waldron have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waldron
    • Waldron [Scott County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Acorn
    • Estimated population in 2018: 3,364 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waldron<5>
  • Hatfield [Polk County]
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    • Hatfield [Polk County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Acorn
    • Estimated population in 2018: 385 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hatfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hatfield<5>
  • Cove [Polk County]
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    • Cove [Polk County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Acorn
    • Estimated population in 2018: 375 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cove
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cove<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Dallas [Polk County]
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      • Dallas [Polk County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Acorn
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    • Potter Junction [Polk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Potter Junction
      • Potter Junction [Polk County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Acorn
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    • Board Camp [Polk County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Board Camp have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Board Camp
      • Board Camp [Polk County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Acorn
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Board Camp
    • Potter [Polk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Potter
      • Potter [Polk County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Acorn
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    • Y City [Scott County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Y City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Y City
      • Y City [Scott County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Acorn
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Y City
    • Boles [Scott County]

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 Acorn. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Acorn.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Acorn. 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 Acorn.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Acorn ...

Looking for more information about Acorn? 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 Acorn, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Acorn.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Acorn. 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 Polk, 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 Acorn - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Acorn) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Acorn. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6429, Longitude: -94.2010       In this case, the coordinates for Acorn 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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