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Welcome to Arkadelphia ...

The city of Arkadelphia is located in Clark County and is the County Seat for Clark County.

The location of Arkadelphia has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Arkadelphia has a population of 10,475 people<2> (see below for details).

Arkadelphia is 280 feet [85 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Arkadelphia: (870)

The ZIP codes for Arkadelphia: 71923, 71998-71999<4>

Websites for Arkadelphia ...

Official Website: www.cityofarkadelphia.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Arkadelphia had an population of 10,475 people. This is a decrease of 2.23% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Arkadelphia had a population of 10,714 people (which is 46.59% of the total population of Clark County). This makes Arkadelphia the county's most populous community.

The population of Arkadelphia represents 0.37% of the population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 35th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 10,714 people, the population of Arkadelphia decreased 1.81% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 10,912 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Arkadelphia.

Communities Also Named Arkadelphia ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Arkadelphia - it's located in Alabama.

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

Communities near Arkadelphia ...

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

  • Gurdon [Clark County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gurdon have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gurdon
    • Gurdon [Clark County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Arkadelphia
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gurdon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gurdon
  • Sparkman [Dallas County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sparkman have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sparkman
    • Sparkman [Dallas County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the southeast of Arkadelphia
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sparkman
  • Midway [Hot Spring County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Midway have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Midway
    • Midway [Hot Spring County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the northeast of Arkadelphia
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Midway
  • Donaldson [Hot Spring County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Donaldson have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Donaldson
    • Donaldson [Hot Spring County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northeast of Arkadelphia
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Friendship [Hot Spring County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Friendship have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Friendship
      • Friendship [Hot Spring County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast of Arkadelphia
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    • Okolona [Clark County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Okolona have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Okolona
      • Okolona [Clark County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the southwest of Arkadelphia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Okolona
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Okolona
    • Gum Springs [Clark County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gum Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gum Springs
      • Gum Springs [Clark County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south of Arkadelphia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gum Springs
    • Curtis [Clark County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Curtis have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Curtis
      • Curtis [Clark County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south of Arkadelphia
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    • Griffithtown [Clark County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Griffithtown
      • Griffithtown [Clark County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast of Arkadelphia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Griffithtown
    • Bismarck [Hot Spring County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bismarck have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bismarck
      • Bismarck [Hot Spring County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the northwest of Arkadelphia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bismarck
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bismarck

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Arkadelphia. Our list includes 12 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Arkadelphia.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arkadelphia ...

Looking for more information about Arkadelphia? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Arkadelphia, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Arkadelphia.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Clark County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Arkadelphia: www.cityofarkadelphia.com/

The official website for Clark County: www.clarkcountyarkansas.com/

The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Arkadelphia.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arkadelphia - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Arkadelphia). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Arkadelphia or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Arkadelphia includes: 71923, 71998 & 71999.
<5>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Arkadelphia) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Arkadelphia. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Arkadelphia

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arkadelphia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1244, Longitude: -93.0719       In this case, the coordinates for Arkadelphia have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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