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Welcome to Brookings ...

Brookings is located in Clay County<1>.

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

Brookings is 260 feet [79 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Brookings: (870)

Communities Also Named Brookings ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Brookings - they are located in Michigan, Oregon, South Dakota and Virginia.

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

Communities near Brookings ...

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

  • Paragould [Greene County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paragould have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paragould
    • Paragould [Greene County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Brookings
    • Estimated population in 2019: 28,986 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paragould
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paragould<5>
  • Pocahontas [Randolph County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pocahontas have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pocahontas
    • Pocahontas [Randolph County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Brookings
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,645 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pocahontas
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pocahontas<5>
  • Walnut Ridge [Lawrence County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walnut Ridge
    • Walnut Ridge [Lawrence County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Brookings
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,062 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walnut Ridge
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walnut Ridge<5>
  • Corning [Clay County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Corning have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Corning
    • Corning [Clay County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Brookings
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,056 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Corning
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Corning<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Marmaduke [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marmaduke
      • Marmaduke [Greene County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Brookings
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,251 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marmaduke
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marmaduke<5>
    • Oak Grove Heights [Greene County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Grove Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Grove Heights
      • Oak Grove Heights [Greene County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Brookings
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,074 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Grove Heights
    • College City [Lawrence County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for College City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for College City
      • College City [Lawrence County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Brookings
      • Estimated population in 2016: 506 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on College City
    • Lafe [Greene County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lafe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lafe
      • Lafe [Greene County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Brookings
      • Estimated population in 2019: 461 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lafe
    • Reyno [Randolph County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reyno have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reyno
      • Reyno [Randolph County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Brookings
      • Estimated population in 2019: 451 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reyno
    • Maynard [Randolph County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maynard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maynard
      • Maynard [Randolph County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Brookings
      • Estimated population in 2019: 417 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maynard

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brookings ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Brookings. 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 Clay, 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 Brookings - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Brookings) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brookings. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2851, Longitude: -90.7207       In this case, the coordinates for Brookings 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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