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Arkins, Arkansas

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Welcome to Arkins ...

So far, we have found very little information about Arkins. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Arkins to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Arkins, please Contact Us.

Arkins would have been located within present day Izard County.

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

While the community is gone, the present day location for Arkins is 330 feet [101 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Arkins was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

If Arkins still existed, it would have been in the (870) area code.

Communities near Arkins ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Arkins and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Big Flat   [Map]   103   W   18 miles [29 km]
Calico Rock   [Map]   1,760   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Cushman   [Map]   457   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Fifty-Six   [Map]   177   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Melbourne   [Map]   1,813   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Mount Pleasant   [Map]   414   E   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Arkins ...

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

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

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 Arkins. 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 Arkins. 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 Arkins.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Arkansas

About Izard County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Arkansas:

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Arkins, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<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.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arkins - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>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 from Point A (ie- Arkins) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arkins. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.9848, Longitude: -92.0829     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Arkins have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Arkins.

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