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Briggsville, Arkansas

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The location of Briggsville

Welcome to Briggsville ...

Briggsville is located in Yell County.

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

Briggsville is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Briggsville is within the boundaries of the (479) area code.

The ZIP code for Briggsville: 72828<3>

Communities near Briggsville ...

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 Briggsville and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Belleville   [Map]   424   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Blue Mountain   [Map]   122   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Bluffton   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Corinth   [Map]   67   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Danville   [Map]   2,420   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Havana   [Map]   361   N   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Briggsville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Briggsville - they are located in California, Illinois, Massachusetts, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.

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

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 Briggsville. 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 Briggsville. 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 Briggsville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Briggsville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Arkansas

About Yell County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Briggsville. 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 Briggsville - 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 Briggsville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Briggsville 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Briggsville) 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 Briggsville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Briggsville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Briggsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9340, Longitude: -93.4944     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Briggsville 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 Briggsville.

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