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Welcome to Bald Knob ...

The city of Bald Knob is located in White County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Bald Knob has a population of 2,881 people<1> (see below for details).

Bald Knob is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Bald Knob: (501)

The ZIP code for Bald Knob: 72010<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bald Knob had a population of 2,897 people. This makes Bald Knob the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Bald Knob represents 0.1% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 95th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,897 people, the population of Bald Knob decreased 9.75% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,210 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Bald Knob had an population of 2,881 people. This is a decrease of 0.55% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.25% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Bald Knob.

Communities near Bald Knob ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Augusta   [Map]   1,986   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Bradford   [Map]   744   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Higginson   [Map]   664   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Judsonia   [Map]   1,992   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Kensett   [Map]   1,633   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
McRae   [Map]   667   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Bald Knob ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Bald Knob - they are located in Ohio and West Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bald Knob. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bald Knob. 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 Bald Knob. Our list includes 4 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bald Knob ...

Looking for more information about Bald Knob? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Bald Knob, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bald Knob.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for White County: www.whitecountyar.org/

The official website for State of Arkansas: www.arkansas.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bald Knob.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bald Knob - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 Bald Knob). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Bald Knob or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Bald Knob. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bald Knob) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bald Knob. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.3094, Longitude: -91.5691     [Map].

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