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Bonanza, Arkansas

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Welcome to Bonanza ...

The city of Bonanza is located in Sebastian County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Bonanza has a population of 566 people<1> (see below for details).

Bonanza is 510 feet [155 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Bonanza is located in the (479) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bonanza had a population of 575 people. This makes Bonanza the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of Bonanza represents 0.02% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 255th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 575 people, the population of Bonanza increased 11.87% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 514 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Bonanza had an population of 566 people. This is a decrease of 1.57% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 10.12% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Bonanza.

Communities near Bonanza ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Bonanza and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017
Barling   [Map]   4,935   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Fort Smith   [Map]   88,037   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Greenwood   [Map]   9,405   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Lavaca   [Map]   2,444   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Van Buren   [Map]   23,509   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Arkoma (OK)   [Map]   1,906   N   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Bonanza ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 18 communities that are also named Bonanza - they are located in Alberta, Colorado, Georgia, Idaho, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Nevada (3), Oregon, South Carolina, Texas (3), Utah, Washington and Wyoming.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bonanza. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bonanza. 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 Bonanza.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bonanza ...

Looking for more information about Bonanza? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Bonanza? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Bonanza, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Bonanza.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Bonanza. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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About Sebastian County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Sebastian County:

The official website for State of Arkansas:

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bonanza.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bonanza - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting from Bonanza. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bonanza) 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 Bonanza. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bonanza

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bonanza. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2341, Longitude: -94.4279     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bonanza have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Bonanza.


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