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Welcome to Black Springs ...
The location of Black Springs has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Black Springs, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was on a map dated 1889.
A typical abbreviation for Black Springs: Black Spgs. (or less commonly used: Black Spngs. or Black Sprngs.)
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Black Springs has a population of 94 people<3> (see below for details).
Black Springs is 780 feet [238 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Black Springs lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Black Springs is located in the (870) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Black Springs had an population of 94 people. This is a decrease of 5.05% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 17.54% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Black Springs had a population of 99 people. This makes Black Springs the county's 4th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 99 people, the population of Black Springs decreased 13.16% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 114 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Black Springs.
Communities Also Named Black Springs ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found another community named Black Springs - it's located in Nevada.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Black Springs.
Communities near Black Springs ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Black Springs.
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 Black Springs. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Black Springs.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Black Springs. 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 Black Springs.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Black Springs. See our Newspapers Page for Black Springs.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Black Springs ...
Looking for more information about Black Springs? 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 Black Springs, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Black Springs.
Adding Black Springs to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Black Springs in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Black Springs was on a map titled William Bradley Map (1889).
We also found Black Springs in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Black Springs.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified/updated: 21 Nov 2023