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Welcome to Ashdown ...

The city of Ashdown is located in Little River County and is the County Seat for Little River County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Ashdown has a population of 4,406 people<2> (see below for details).

Ashdown is 330 feet [101 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Ashdown: (870)

The ZIP code for Ashdown: 71822<4>

Websites for Ashdown ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.littlerivercounty.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Ashdown, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Ashdown had an population of 4,406 people. This is a decrease of 6.71% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.84% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ashdown had a population of 4,723 people (or 35.86% of the total population of Little River County). This makes Ashdown the county's most populous community.

The population of Ashdown represents 0.16% of the population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 64th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,723 people, the population of Ashdown decreased 1.21% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,781 people).

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

Communities Also Named Ashdown ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Ashdown - they are located in Manitoba and Nevada.

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

Communities near Ashdown ...

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

  • Texarkana [Bowie County]
  • Texarkana [Miller County]
  • Wake Village [Bowie County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wake Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wake Village
    • Wake Village [Bowie County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the south of Ashdown
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wake Village
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wake Village
  • Nash [Bowie County]
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    • Hooks [Bowie County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hooks have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hooks
      • Hooks [Bowie County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the southwest of Ashdown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hooks
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hooks
    • Mineral Springs [Howard County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mineral Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mineral Springs
      • Mineral Springs [Howard County] lies 18 miles [29 km] to the northeast of Ashdown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mineral Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mineral Springs
    • Red Lick [Bowie County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Lick have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red Lick
      • Red Lick [Bowie County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the south of Ashdown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Lick
    • Foreman [Little River County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Foreman have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Foreman
      • Foreman [Little River County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the west of Ashdown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Foreman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Foreman
    • Leary [Bowie County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leary have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leary
      • Leary [Bowie County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the south of Ashdown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leary
    • Wilton [Little River County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilton
      • Wilton [Little River County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north of Ashdown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilton

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashdown ...

Looking for more information about Ashdown? 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 Ashdown, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ashdown.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Little River County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ashdown. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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 Ashdown.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ashdown - 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 Ashdown). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Ashdown or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Ashdown) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Ashdown. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ashdown

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashdown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6744, Longitude: -94.1266       In this case, the coordinates for Ashdown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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