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Welcome to Blue Springs ...

Blue Springs is located in Garland County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Blue Springs: Blue Spgs. (or less commonly used: Blue Spngs. or Blue Sprngs.)

Blue Springs is 770 feet [235 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Blue Springs: (501)

Communities Also Named Blue Springs ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Arkansas communities named Blue Springs: This one is located in Garland County and the other is located in Bradley County.

Beyond Arkansas, there are 24 communities that are also named Blue Springs - they are located in Alabama (5), British Columbia, Florida (3), Georgia (3), Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, Ontario, Tennessee (4), Texas and Utah.

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

Communities near Blue Springs ...

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

  • Hot Springs [Garland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hot Springs
    • Hot Springs [Garland County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Blue Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 38,797 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hot Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hot Springs<4>
  • Mountain Pine [Garland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mountain Pine
    • Mountain Pine [Garland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Blue Springs
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mountain Pine have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 783 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain Pine
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountain Pine<4>
  • Fountain Lake [Garland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fountain Lake
    • Fountain Lake [Garland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Blue Springs
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fountain Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 573 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fountain Lake
  • Lonsdale [Garland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lonsdale
    • Lonsdale [Garland County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Blue Springs
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lonsdale have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 101 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lonsdale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lonsdale<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Magnet Cove [Hot Spring County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Magnet Cove
      • Magnet Cove [Hot Spring County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southeast of Blue Springs
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Magnet Cove have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2014: 5 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Magnet Cove
    • Hot Springs Village [Garland County]
    • Piney [Garland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Piney
      • Piney [Garland County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Blue Springs
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Piney have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Piney
    • Rockwell [Garland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockwell
      • Rockwell [Garland County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the south of Blue Springs
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockwell
    • Royal [Garland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Royal
      • Royal [Garland County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Blue Springs
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Royal have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Royal
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Royal<4>
    • Price [Garland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Price
      • Price [Garland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Blue Springs
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Price

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blue Springs ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Garland County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Garland County: www.garlandcounty.org/

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 Garland, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Blue Springs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Blue Springs) 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 Blue Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Blue Springs

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blue Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6729, Longitude: -93.0724    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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