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Welcome to Arkana ...

Arkana is located in the Arkansas Ozarks.

Arkana is located in Baxter County<1>.

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

Arkana is 730 feet [223 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Arkana is within the (870) area code.

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.

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

Communities near Arkana ...

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

  • Mountain Home [Baxter County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mountain Home
    • Mountain Home [Baxter County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Arkana
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,638 people
    • 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 Google Maps centered on Mountain Home
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountain Home<5>
  • Gassville [Baxter County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gassville
    • Gassville [Baxter County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Arkana
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,173 people
    • 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 Google Maps centered on Gassville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gassville<5>
  • Bull Shoals [Marion County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bull Shoals
    • Bull Shoals [Marion County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Arkana
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,952 people
    • 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 Google Maps centered on Bull Shoals
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bull Shoals<5>
  • Calico Rock [Izard County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calico Rock
    • Calico Rock [Izard County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Arkana
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,688 people
    • 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 Google Maps centered on Calico Rock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Calico Rock<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Flippin [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flippin
      • Flippin [Marion County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Arkana
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,316 people
      • 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 Google Maps centered on Flippin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flippin<5>
    • Cotter [Baxter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cotter
      • Cotter [Baxter County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Arkana
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 956 people
      • 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 Google Maps centered on Cotter
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cotter<5>
    • Lakeview [Baxter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakeview
      • Lakeview [Baxter County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Arkana
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 724 people
      • 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 Google Maps centered on Lakeview
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lakeview<5>
    • Briarcliff [Baxter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Briarcliff
      • Briarcliff [Baxter County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Arkana
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 250 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Briarcliff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Briarcliff
    • Pineville [Izard County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pineville
      • Pineville [Izard County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Arkana
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 221 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pineville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pineville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pineville<5>
    • Fifty-Six [Stone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fifty-Six
      • Fifty-Six [Stone County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Arkana
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 176 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fifty-Six
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fifty-Six<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 Arkana. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arkana.

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Arkana.

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

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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Arkansas

About Baxter County

About Arkansas

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>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 Arkana - 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' 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       In this case, the coordinates for Arkana 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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