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Board Camp, Arkansas

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The location of Board Camp

Welcome to Board Camp ...

Board Camp is located in Polk County.

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

Board Camp is 950 feet [290 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Board Camp: (870)

The ZIP code for Board Camp: 71932<3>

Communities near Board Camp ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Board Camp and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Big Fork   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Cove   [Map]   372   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Dallas   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Hatfield   [Map]   393   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Mena   [Map]   5,571   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Oden   [Map]   215   E   18 miles [29 km]

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

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 Board Camp. 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 Board Camp. 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 Board Camp.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Board Camp ...

Looking for more information about Board Camp? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Arkansas

About Polk County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Arkansas:

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

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<3>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 community (such as Board Camp). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Board Camp or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>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 from Point A (ie- Board Camp) 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 Board Camp. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Board Camp

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Board Camp. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5379, Longitude: -94.0955     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Board Camp have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Board Camp.

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