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Welcome to Ada ...

Ada is located in Conway County<1>.

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

When the people of Ada refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Adan<3>

Ada is 330 feet [101 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Ada is within the boundaries of the (501) area code.

Communities Also Named Ada ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Ada - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Kansas, Louisiana (2), Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Ada ...

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

  • Russellville [Pope County]
  • Morrilton [Conway County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morrilton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morrilton
    • Morrilton [Conway County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Ada
    • Estimated population in 2018: 6,644 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morrilton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morrilton<6>
  • Dardanelle [Yell County]
  • Pottsville [Pope County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pottsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pottsville
    • Pottsville [Pope County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Ada
    • Estimated population in 2018: 3,268 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pottsville
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Atkins [Pope County]
    • Perryville [Perry County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perryville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perryville
      • Perryville [Perry County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Ada
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,456 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perryville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Perryville<6>
    • Plumerville [Conway County]
    • Oppelo [Conway County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oppelo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oppelo
      • Oppelo [Conway County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the east of Ada
      • Estimated population in 2018: 755 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oppelo
    • Bigelow [Perry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bigelow
      • Bigelow [Perry County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Ada
      • Estimated population in 2018: 331 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bigelow
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bigelow<6>
    • Menifee [Conway County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Menifee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Menifee
      • Menifee [Conway County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Ada
      • Estimated population in 2018: 314 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Menifee
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Menifee<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ada ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ada. 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 Conway, 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>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Ada refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Ada may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ada - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ada) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ada. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1070, Longitude: -92.8735       In this case, the coordinates for Ada have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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