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Welcome to Banks ...

The town of Banks is located in Bradley County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Banks has a population of 115 people<1> (see below for details).

Banks is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Banks is within the (870) area code.

The ZIP code for Banks: 71631<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Banks had a population of 124 people. This makes Banks the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 124 people, the population of Banks increased 3.33% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 120 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Banks had an population of 115 people. This is a decrease of 7.26% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.17% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Banks.

Communities near Banks ...

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

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Fordyce   [Map]   3,902   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Hampton   [Map]   1,280   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Harrell   [Map]   249   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hermitage   [Map]   781   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Kingsland   [Map]   414   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Shumaker   [Map]   ---   W   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named Banks ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 18 communities that are also named Banks - they are located in Alabama (2), Florida, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ontario, Oregon, South Carolina and West Virginia.

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

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 Banks. 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 Banks. 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 Banks.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Banks ...

Looking for more information about Banks? 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.

Looking for more information about Banks? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Banks, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Banks.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Banks.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Banks - 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 town (such as Banks). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Banks 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 'point-to-point' distance starting in Banks. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Banks) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Banks. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Banks

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Banks. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5759, Longitude: -92.2671     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Banks have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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