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Welcome to Breckenridge ...

Breckenridge is located in Pulaski County<1>.

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

Breckenridge is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Breckenridge: (501)

Communities Also Named Breckenridge ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Breckenridge - they are located in Colorado, Illinois (2), Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Quebec and Texas (2).

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

Communities near Breckenridge ...

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

  • Little Rock [Pulaski County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Little Rock
    • Little Rock [Pulaski County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Breckenridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 197,312 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Little Rock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Little Rock<5>
  • North Little Rock [Pulaski County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Little Rock
    • North Little Rock [Pulaski County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Breckenridge
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Little Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 65,903 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Little Rock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Little Rock<5>
  • Benton [Saline County]
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    • Benton [Saline County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Breckenridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 36,820 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Benton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Benton<5>
  • Sherwood [Pulaski County]
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    • Sherwood [Pulaski County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Breckenridge
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sherwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 31,436 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sherwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sherwood<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Jacksonville [Pulaski County]
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      • Jacksonville [Pulaski County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Breckenridge
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jacksonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,235 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jacksonville<5>
    • Bryant [Saline County]
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      • Bryant [Saline County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Breckenridge
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bryant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 20,968 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bryant<5>
    • Maumelle [Pulaski County]
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      • Maumelle [Pulaski County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Breckenridge
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maumelle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,199 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maumelle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maumelle<5>
    • Shannon Hills [Saline County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shannon Hills
      • Shannon Hills [Saline County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Breckenridge
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shannon Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,990 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shannon Hills
    • Alexander [Saline County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alexander
      • Alexander [Saline County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Breckenridge
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alexander have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,457 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alexander
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alexander<5>
    • Mayflower [Faulkner County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mayflower
      • Mayflower [Faulkner County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Breckenridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,391 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mayflower
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mayflower<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 Breckenridge. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Breckenridge.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Breckenridge ...

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

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About Pulaski County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Pulaski County: www.co.pulaski.ar.us/

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 Pulaski, 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 Breckenridge - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Breckenridge) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Breckenridge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7626, Longitude: -92.3954       In this case, the coordinates for Breckenridge 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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