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Amber, Arkansas

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Welcome to Amber ...

So far, we have found very little information about Amber. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Amber to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Amber, please Contact Us.

Amber would have been located within present day Grant County.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Amber is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: The area where Amber was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities near Amber ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Amber and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Bauxite   [Map]   492   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
England   [Map]   2,753   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Pine Bluff   [Map]   43,841   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Prattsville   [Map]   308   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Redfield   [Map]   1,510   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Shannon Hills   [Map]   3,832   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Amber.

Communities Also Named Amber ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Amber - they are located in Alabama, Iowa, Kansas, Manitoba, Michigan, Nevada, New York, Oklahoma, Ontario and Washington.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Amber. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Amber. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Amber.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Amber:

Search for Local Businesses ...

We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities. Since Amber no longer exists, the following searches are centered on the area where it would have stood. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Amber, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Amber - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Amber. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Amber) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amber. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3770, Longitude: -92.2376     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Amber have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Amber.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Amber.