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Welcome to Amboy ...

Amboy is located in Pulaski County<1>.

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

Amboy is 290 feet [88 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Amboy lies within the (501) area code.

Communities Also Named Amboy ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Amboy - they are located in California, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota (2), Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, South Dakota, Washington and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Amboy ...

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

  • Little Rock [Pulaski County]
  • North Little Rock [Pulaski County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Little Rock
    • North Little Rock [Pulaski County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southeast of Amboy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 65,903 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Little Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Little Rock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Little Rock<5>
  • Sherwood [Pulaski County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sherwood
    • Sherwood [Pulaski County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Amboy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 31,436 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sherwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sherwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sherwood<5>
  • Jacksonville [Pulaski County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jacksonville
    • Jacksonville [Pulaski County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Amboy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 28,235 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jacksonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jacksonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jacksonville<5>
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    • Cabot [Lonoke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cabot
      • Cabot [Lonoke County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Amboy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 26,352 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cabot have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cabot
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cabot<5>
    • Bryant [Saline County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bryant
      • Bryant [Saline County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Amboy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 20,968 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bryant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bryant
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bryant<5>
    • Maumelle [Pulaski County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maumelle
      • Maumelle [Pulaski County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Amboy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,199 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maumelle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maumelle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maumelle<5>
    • Vilonia [Faulkner County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vilonia
      • Vilonia [Faulkner County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Amboy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,623 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vilonia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vilonia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vilonia<5>
    • Shannon Hills [Saline County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shannon Hills
      • Shannon Hills [Saline County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Amboy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,990 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shannon Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shannon Hills
    • Alexander [Saline County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alexander
      • Alexander [Saline County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Amboy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,457 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alexander have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alexander
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alexander<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 Amboy. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Amboy.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amboy ...

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

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About Pulaski County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Pulaski County: www.co.pulaski.ar.us/

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 Pulaski, 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 Amboy - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Amboy) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amboy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8059, Longitude: -92.2915       In this case, the coordinates for Amboy 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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