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Welcome to Attica ...

Attica is located in Randolph County<1>.

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

Attica is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Attica: (870)

Adding Attica to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Attica in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Attica elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Attica on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Attica ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Attica - they are located in Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Michigan, Minnesota, New York, Ohio, Saskatchewan and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Attica ...

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

  • Pocahontas [Randolph County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pocahontas
    • Pocahontas [Randolph County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Attica
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,645 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pocahontas have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pocahontas
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pocahontas<5>
  • Walnut Ridge [Lawrence County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walnut Ridge
    • Walnut Ridge [Lawrence County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Attica
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,062 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walnut Ridge
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walnut Ridge<5>
  • Imboden [Lawrence County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Imboden
    • Imboden [Lawrence County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Attica
    • Estimated population in 2019: 621 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Imboden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Imboden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Imboden<5>
  • Black Rock [Lawrence County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Black Rock
    • Black Rock [Lawrence County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Attica
    • Estimated population in 2019: 602 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Black Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Black Rock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Black Rock<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • College City [Lawrence County]
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      • College City [Lawrence County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Attica
      • Estimated population in 2016: 506 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for College City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on College City
    • Reyno [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reyno
      • Reyno [Randolph County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Attica
      • Estimated population in 2019: 451 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reyno have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reyno
    • Ravenden [Lawrence County]
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      • Ravenden [Lawrence County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Attica
      • Estimated population in 2019: 451 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ravenden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ravenden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ravenden<5>
    • Maynard [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maynard
      • Maynard [Randolph County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Attica
      • Estimated population in 2019: 417 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maynard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maynard
    • Portia [Lawrence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Portia
      • Portia [Lawrence County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Attica
      • Estimated population in 2019: 405 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Portia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Portia<5>
    • Biggers [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Biggers
      • Biggers [Randolph County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Attica
      • Estimated population in 2019: 339 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Biggers have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Biggers

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Attica ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Arkansas

About Randolph County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Randolph, 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 Attica - 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 from Point A (ie- Attica) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Attica. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.3509, Longitude: -90.9954       In this case, the coordinates for Attica 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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