RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

Bledsoe, Arkansas

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Other AR
Communities

















Welcome to Bledsoe ...

Bledsoe is primarily located in Lee County<1>. A portion of Bledsoe extends into Saint Francis County.

The location of Bledsoe has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Bledsoe is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Bledsoe lies within the (870) area code.

Communities Also Named Bledsoe ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Bledsoe - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Kentucky, Tennessee (2) and Texas.

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

Communities near Bledsoe ...

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

  • Forrest City [Saint Francis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forrest City
    • Forrest City [Saint Francis County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Bledsoe
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,820 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forrest City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forrest City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forrest City<5>
  • Marianna [Lee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marianna
    • Marianna [Lee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Bledsoe
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,402 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marianna
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marianna<5>
  • Hughes [Saint Francis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hughes
    • Hughes [Saint Francis County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Bledsoe
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,216 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hughes
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hughes<5>
  • Tunica [Tunica County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tunica
    • Tunica [Tunica County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Bledsoe
    • Estimated population in 2019: 864 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tunica have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tunica
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tunica<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Madison [Saint Francis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madison
      • Madison [Saint Francis County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Bledsoe
      • Estimated population in 2019: 686 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison<5>
    • Edmondson [Crittenden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edmondson
      • Edmondson [Crittenden County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Bledsoe
      • Estimated population in 2019: 391 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Edmondson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edmondson
    • Horseshoe Lake [Crittenden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Horseshoe Lake
      • Horseshoe Lake [Crittenden County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Bledsoe
      • Estimated population in 2019: 272 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Horseshoe Lake
    • Widener [Saint Francis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Widener
      • Widener [Saint Francis County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Bledsoe
      • Estimated population in 2019: 246 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Widener have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Widener
    • Anthonyville [Crittenden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anthonyville
      • Anthonyville [Crittenden County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Bledsoe
      • Estimated population in 2019: 147 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Anthonyville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anthonyville
    • Haynes [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Haynes
      • Haynes [Lee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Bledsoe
      • Estimated population in 2019: 125 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Haynes have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Haynes

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

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bledsoe. 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 Bledsoe.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bledsoe. See our Newspapers Page for Bledsoe.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bledsoe ...

Looking for more information about Bledsoe? 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 Bledsoe, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Bledsoe.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Arkansas

About Lee County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Lee, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bledsoe - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bledsoe) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bledsoe. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9054, Longitude: -90.5243       In this case, the coordinates for Bledsoe have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2020
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 26 Oct 2020