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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.

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.

Communities near Arkana ...

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

  • Mountain Home [Baxter County]
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Mountain Home
    • Mountain Home [Baxter County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Arkana
    • Estimated population in 2018: 12,457 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain Home
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountain Home<5>
  • Gassville [Baxter County]
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Gassville
    • Gassville [Baxter County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Arkana
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,147 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gassville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gassville<5>
  • Bull Shoals [Marion County]
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Bull Shoals
    • Bull Shoals [Marion County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Arkana
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,969 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bull Shoals
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bull Shoals<5>
  • Calico Rock [Izard County]
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Calico Rock
    • Calico Rock [Izard County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Arkana
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,735 people
    • 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]
      • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Flippin
      • Flippin [Marion County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Arkana
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,341 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flippin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flippin<5>
    • Cotter [Baxter County]
      • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Cotter
      • Cotter [Baxter County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Arkana
      • Estimated population in 2018: 942 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cotter
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cotter<5>
    • Lakeview [Baxter County]
      • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Lakeview
      • Lakeview [Baxter County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Arkana
      • Estimated population in 2018: 717 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeview
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lakeview<5>
    • Briarcliff [Baxter County]
      • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Briarcliff
      • Briarcliff [Baxter County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Arkana
      • Estimated population in 2018: 231 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Briarcliff
    • Pineville [Izard County]
      • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Pineville
      • Pineville [Izard County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Arkana
      • Estimated population in 2018: 224 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pineville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pineville<5>
    • Fifty-Six [Stone County]

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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line 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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