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The location of Arkana













Welcome to Arkana ...

Arkana is located in the Arkansas Ozarks.

Arkana is located in Baxter County.

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

Arkana is 730 feet [223 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Arkana is located in the (870) area code.

Communities near Arkana ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Arkana and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Briarcliff   [Map]   231   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Bull Shoals   [Map]   1,944   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Calico Rock   [Map]   1,760   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Cotter   [Map]   938   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Fifty-Six   [Map]   177   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Flippin   [Map]   1,327   W   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Arkana ...

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

Beyond Arkansas, there are 2 communities that are also named Arkana - they are located in and Louisiana.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Arkana. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Arkana. 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 Arkana.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arkana ...

Looking for more information about Arkana? 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.

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

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About Baxter County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Arkana. 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>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arkana - 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. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Arkana) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arkana. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2384, Longitude: -92.3165     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Arkana 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 Arkana.

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