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Welcome to Bald Knob ...

The city of Bald Knob is located in White County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Bald Knob has a population of 2,868 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Bald Knob.

Bald Knob is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<3>.

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<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bald Knob had an population of 2,868 people. This is a decrease of 1% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.65% since the 2000 Census).

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).

More information can be found on the Census 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.

Communities near Bald Knob ...

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

  • Searcy [White County]
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    • Searcy [White County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Bald Knob
    • Estimated population in 2019: 23,660 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Searcy have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Searcy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Searcy<7>
  • Judsonia [White County]
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    • Judsonia [White County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Bald Knob
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,994 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Judsonia have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Judsonia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Judsonia<7>
  • Augusta [Woodruff County]
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    • Augusta [Woodruff County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Bald Knob
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,947 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Augusta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Augusta<7>
  • Kensett [White County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kensett
    • Kensett [White County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Bald Knob
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,617 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kensett
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kensett<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bradford [White County]
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      • Bradford [White County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Bald Knob
      • Estimated population in 2019: 736 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bradford have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bradford
    • Higginson [White County]
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      • Higginson [White County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Bald Knob
      • Estimated population in 2019: 731 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Higginson have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Higginson
    • McRae [White County]
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      • McRae [White County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Bald Knob
      • Estimated population in 2019: 669 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McRae have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McRae
    • Pangburn [White County]
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      • Pangburn [White County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Bald Knob
      • Estimated population in 2019: 579 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pangburn have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pangburn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pangburn<7>
    • Patterson [Woodruff County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Patterson
      • Patterson [Woodruff County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Bald Knob
      • Estimated population in 2019: 391 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Patterson have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Patterson
    • Pleasant Plains [Independence County]
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      • Pleasant Plains [Independence County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Bald Knob
      • Estimated population in 2019: 364 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant Plains have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Plains

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

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Bald Knob.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bald Knob. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers 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 can read an overview with links that will help you 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: https://portal.arkansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arkansas' counties, including White, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bald Knob.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bald Knob - 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 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).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. 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, 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 we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.3094, Longitude: -91.5691    
<6>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.
<7>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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