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Census Data for Briar ...

As far as we can tell, Briar has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Briar, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Dierks [Howard County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dierks
    • Dierks [Howard County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the west of Briar
    • Former name for Dierks: Hardscrabble
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,082 people. This represents a 4.5% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,133 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dierks
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dierks<2>
  • Murfreesboro [Pike County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Murfreesboro
    • Murfreesboro [Pike County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the east of Briar
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,586 people. This represents a 3.35% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,641 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Murfreesboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Murfreesboro<2>
  • Nashville [Howard County]
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    • Nashville [Howard County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the south of Briar
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nashville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 4,386 people. This represents a 5.21% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 4,627 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nashville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nashville<2>
  • Daisy [Pike County]
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    • Daisy [Pike County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Briar
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 110 people. This represents a 4.35% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 115 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Daisy
  • Mineral Springs [Howard County]
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    • Mineral Springs [Howard County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the south of Briar
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mineral Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,148 people. This represents a 4.97% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,208 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mineral Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mineral Springs<2>
  • McCaskill [Hempstead County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McCaskill
    • McCaskill [Hempstead County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Briar
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McCaskill have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 97 people. This represents a 1.04% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 96 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McCaskill
  • Ozan [Hempstead County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ozan
    • Ozan [Hempstead County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the southeast of Briar
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ozan have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 81 people. This represents a 4.71% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 85 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ozan
  • Tollette [Howard County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tollette
    • Tollette [Howard County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the south of Briar
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tollette have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 250 people. This represents a 4.17% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 240 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tollette
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    • Lockesburg [Sevier County]
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      • Lockesburg [Sevier County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the southwest of Briar
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lockesburg have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 724 people. This represents a 2.03% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 739 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lockesburg
    • Delight [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Delight
      • Delight [Pike County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the east of Briar
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 271 people. This represents a 2.87% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 279 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Delight
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Delight<2>
    • Ben Lomond [Sevier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ben Lomond
      • Ben Lomond [Sevier County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Briar
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ben Lomond have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 142 people. This represents a 2.07% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 145 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ben Lomond
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ben Lomond<2>
    • Blevins [Hempstead County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blevins
      • Blevins [Hempstead County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Briar
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blevins have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 301 people. This represents a 4.44% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 315 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blevins
    • Washington [Hempstead County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Washington
      • Washington [Hempstead County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the southeast of Briar
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Washington have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 168 people. This represents a 6.67% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 180 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Washington<2>
    • Gillham [Sevier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gillham
      • Gillham [Sevier County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the west of Briar
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 157 people. This represents a 1.88% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 160 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gillham
    • Glenwood [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenwood
      • Glenwood [Pike County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Briar
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 2,128 people. This represents a 4.49% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,228 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glenwood<2>

Howard County ...

Briar is located in Howard County<4>.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Howard County.

Miscellaneous Information for Briar ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Howard County or the community of Briar:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Briar:
    • GNIS ID for Briar: 57433
    • GNIS ID for Howard County: 66872
    • GNIS ID for State of Arkansas: 68085
  • The FIPS Codes ...
    • An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):
    • State Code: 05 (Arkansas)
    • County Code: 061 (Howard County)
    • Place Code: 08650 (Briar)
    • State & County Code: 05/061 (Arkansas / Howard County)
    • State & Place Code: 05/08650 (Arkansas / Briar)
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Briar is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #7 (the West South-Central Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Briar.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Footnotes ...

<1>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- Briar) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Briar. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0879, Longitude: -93.8738       In this case, the coordinates for Briar have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<3>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.
<4>If you're interested in how the shape of Arkansas' counties, including Howard, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

 

 


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