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Welcome to Atwood ...

Atwood is located in Howard County<1>.

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

Atwood is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Atwood: (870)

Communities Also Named Atwood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 26 communities that are also named Atwood - they are located in Alabama, California, Colorado, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Atwood ...

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

  • De Queen [Sevier County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for De Queen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for De Queen
    • De Queen [Sevier County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Atwood
    • Estimated population in 2018: 6,595 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on De Queen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for De Queen<5>
  • Nashville [Howard County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nashville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nashville
    • Nashville [Howard County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Atwood
    • Estimated population in 2018: 4,425 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nashville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nashville<5>
  • Mineral Springs [Howard County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mineral Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mineral Springs
    • Mineral Springs [Howard County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Atwood
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,154 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mineral Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mineral Springs<5>
  • Dierks [Howard County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dierks
    • Dierks [Howard County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Atwood
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,093 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dierks
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dierks<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Horatio [Sevier County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Horatio have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Horatio
      • Horatio [Sevier County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Atwood
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,041 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Horatio
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Horatio<5>
    • Lockesburg [Sevier County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lockesburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lockesburg
      • Lockesburg [Sevier County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Atwood
      • Estimated population in 2018: 725 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lockesburg
    • Grannis [Polk County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grannis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grannis
      • Grannis [Polk County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Atwood
      • Estimated population in 2018: 570 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grannis
    • Gillham [Sevier County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gillham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gillham
      • Gillham [Sevier County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Atwood
      • Estimated population in 2018: 156 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gillham
    • Ben Lomond [Sevier County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ben Lomond have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ben Lomond
      • Ben Lomond [Sevier County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Atwood
      • Estimated population in 2018: 144 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ben Lomond
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ben Lomond<5>
    • Center Point [Howard County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Center Point
      • Center Point [Howard County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Atwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Center Point

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atwood ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Howard County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Atwood. 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 Howard, 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 Atwood - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Atwood) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0984, Longitude: -94.0727       In this case, the coordinates for Atwood 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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