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Welcome to Boyd ...

Boyd is located in Miller County<1>.

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

Boyd is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Boyd is within the boundaries of the (870) area code.

Communities Also Named Boyd ...

While we believe that this Boyd is located in Miller County, we know of another 2 Arkansas communities named Boyd. Those communities are located in the following counties: Lafayette and Lonoke County.

Beyond Arkansas, there are 37 communities that are also named Boyd - they are located in Alabama (2), California (2), Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Manitoba, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri (2), Montana (2), Nevada, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (4), South Carolina (2), Tennessee, Texas (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Boyd ...

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

  • Texarkana [Bowie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Texarkana
    • Texarkana [Bowie County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Boyd
    • Estimated population in 2019: 36,317 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Texarkana
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Texarkana<5>
  • Texarkana [Miller County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Texarkana
    • Texarkana [Miller County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Boyd
    • Estimated population in 2019: 29,657 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Texarkana
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Texarkana<5>
  • Wake Village [Bowie County]
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    • Wake Village [Bowie County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Boyd
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,327 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wake Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wake Village
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wake Village<5>
  • Nash [Bowie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nash
    • Nash [Bowie County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Boyd
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,827 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nash
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nash<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Queen City [Cass County]
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      • Queen City [Cass County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Boyd
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,436 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Queen City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Queen City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Queen City<5>
    • Redwater [Bowie County]
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      • Redwater [Bowie County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Boyd
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,101 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Redwater have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Redwater
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Redwater<5>
    • Red Lick [Bowie County]
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      • Red Lick [Bowie County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Boyd
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,010 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Lick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Lick
    • Fouke [Miller County]
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      • Fouke [Miller County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Boyd
      • Estimated population in 2019: 878 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fouke have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fouke
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fouke<5>
    • Leary [Bowie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leary
      • Leary [Bowie County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Boyd
      • Estimated population in 2019: 502 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leary have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leary
    • Bloomburg [Cass County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bloomburg
      • Bloomburg [Cass County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Boyd
      • Estimated population in 2019: 393 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bloomburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bloomburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bloomburg<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Boyd ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Arkansas

About Miller County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Boyd. 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 Miller, 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 Boyd - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Boyd) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Boyd. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3418, Longitude: -93.9274       In this case, the coordinates for Boyd 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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