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Welcome to Atkins Lake ...

Atkins Lake is located in Jefferson County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Atkins Lake: Atkins Lk.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Atkins Lake for more information about variations on the name of Atkins Lake.

Atkins Lake is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Atkins Lake ...

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

  • Pine Bluff
  • White Hall
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    • White Hall lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Atkins Lake.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,889 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Hall have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Hall
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Hall<5>
  • Star City
  • Altheimer
  • Humphrey
  • Grady
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    • Grady lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Atkins Lake.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 390 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grady
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grady<5>
  • Wabbaseka
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wabbaseka
    • Wabbaseka lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Atkins Lake.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 213 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wabbaseka
  • Sherrill
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    • Sherrill lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Atkins Lake.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 71 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sherrill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sherrill
  • Rob Roy
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rob Roy
    • Rob Roy lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Atkins Lake.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rob Roy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rob Roy
  • Moscow
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moscow
    • Moscow lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Atkins Lake.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moscow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moscow

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atkins Lake ...

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

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

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffersoncountyark.com/

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 Jefferson, 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 Atkins Lake - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Atkins Lake) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atkins Lake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2098, Longitude: -91.8804       In this case, the coordinates for Atkins Lake 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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