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Bearden, Arkansas

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Welcome to Bearden ...

The city of Bearden is located in Ouachita County.

The location of Bearden has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Bearden has a population of 877 people<2> (see below for details).

Bearden is 240 feet [73 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Bearden lies within the (870) area code.

The ZIP code for Bearden: 71720<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bearden had a population of 966 people. This makes Bearden the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Bearden represents 0.03% of the population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 194th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 966 people, the population of Bearden decreased 14.13% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,125 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Bearden had an population of 877 people. This is a decrease of 9.21% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 22.04% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Bearden ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Bearden and not the distance if driven.<5>.

Community   2017
Camden   [Map]   11,030   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
East Camden   [Map]   841   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Fordyce   [Map]   3,902   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Hampton   [Map]   1,280   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Harrell   [Map]   249   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Holly Springs   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Bearden ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Bearden - they are located in Oklahoma and Tennessee.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bearden. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bearden. 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 Bearden.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bearden ...

Looking for more information about Bearden? 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 Bearden, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bearden.

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bearden.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bearden - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bearden) 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 Bearden. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bearden

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bearden. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7274, Longitude: -92.6165     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bearden have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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