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Welcome to Blue Ball ...

Blue Ball is primarily located in Scott County<1>. A portion of Blue Ball extends into Yell County.

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

Blue Ball is 470 feet [143 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Blue Ball is within the boundaries of the (479) area code.

Communities Also Named Blue Ball ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Blue Ball - they are located in Delaware, Ohio and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Blue Ball ...

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

  • Booneville [Logan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Booneville
    • Booneville [Logan County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Blue Ball
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Booneville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,785 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Booneville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Booneville<5>
  • Danville [Yell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Danville
    • Danville [Yell County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Blue Ball
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Danville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,393 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Danville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Danville<5>
  • Magazine [Logan County]
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    • Magazine [Logan County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Blue Ball
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Magazine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 830 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Magazine
  • Belleville [Yell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belleville
    • Belleville [Yell County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Blue Ball
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belleville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 418 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belleville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belleville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Havana [Yell County]
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      • Havana [Yell County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Blue Ball
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Havana have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 363 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Havana
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Havana<5>
    • Blue Mountain [Logan County]
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      • Blue Mountain [Logan County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Blue Ball
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blue Mountain have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 118 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blue Mountain
    • Corinth [Yell County]
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      • Corinth [Yell County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Blue Ball
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Corinth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 67 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Corinth
    • Gravelly [Yell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gravelly
      • Gravelly [Yell County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Blue Ball
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gravelly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gravelly
    • Waltreak [Yell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waltreak
      • Waltreak [Yell County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Blue Ball
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waltreak
    • Bluffton [Yell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bluffton
      • Bluffton [Yell County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Blue Ball
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bluffton

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blue Ball ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Blue Ball. 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 Scott, 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 Blue Ball - 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 from Point A (ie- Blue Ball) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blue Ball. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9623, Longitude: -93.7085       In this case, the coordinates for Blue Ball 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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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