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Welcome to Advance ...

Advance is located in the Arkansas Ozarks.

Advance is located in Baxter County<1>.

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

Advance is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Advance: (870)

Communities Also Named Advance ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Arkansas communities named Advance: This one is located in Baxter County and the other is located in Clay County.

Beyond Arkansas, there are 19 communities that are also named Advance - they are located in California, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina, Texas and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Advance ...

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

  • Mountain Home [Baxter County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mountain Home have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mountain Home
    • Mountain Home [Baxter County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Advance
    • Estimated population in 2018: 12,457 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain Home
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountain Home<5>
  • Gassville [Baxter County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gassville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gassville
    • Gassville [Baxter County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Advance
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,147 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gassville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gassville<5>
  • Bull Shoals [Marion County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bull Shoals have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bull Shoals
    • Bull Shoals [Marion County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Advance
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,969 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bull Shoals
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bull Shoals<5>
  • Calico Rock [Izard County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Calico Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calico Rock
    • Calico Rock [Izard County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Advance
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,735 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calico Rock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Calico Rock<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Flippin [Marion County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flippin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flippin
      • Flippin [Marion County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Advance
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,341 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flippin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flippin<5>
    • Yellville [Marion County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yellville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yellville
      • Yellville [Marion County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Advance
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,170 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yellville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yellville<5>
    • Cotter [Baxter County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cotter have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cotter
      • Cotter [Baxter County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Advance
      • Estimated population in 2018: 942 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cotter
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cotter<5>
    • Lakeview [Baxter County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakeview have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakeview
      • Lakeview [Baxter County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Advance
      • Estimated population in 2018: 717 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeview
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lakeview<5>
    • Summit [Marion County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summit have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Summit
      • Summit [Marion County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Advance
      • Estimated population in 2018: 598 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summit
    • Norfork [Baxter County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norfork have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norfork
      • Norfork [Baxter County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Advance
      • Estimated population in 2018: 533 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norfork
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norfork<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 Advance. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Advance.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Advance ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Arkansas

About Baxter County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Baxter County: www.baxtercounty.org/

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 Baxter, 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 Advance - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Advance) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Advance. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1553, Longitude: -92.3824       In this case, the coordinates for Advance 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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