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Welcome to Brownsville ...

Brownsville is located in the Arkansas Ozarks.

Brownsville is located in Cleburne County<1>.

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

Brownsville is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Brownsville ...

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

Beyond Arkansas, there are 58 communities that are also named Brownsville - they are located in Alabama, British Columbia, California, Delaware, Florida (2), Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Maryland (3), Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio (6), Ontario (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (5), South Carolina (2), South Dakota, Tennessee (2), Texas, Vermont, Virginia (3), Washington, West Virginia (2), Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Brownsville ...

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

  • Heber Springs [Cleburne County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heber Springs
    • Heber Springs [Cleburne County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Brownsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,916 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Heber Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Heber Springs<5>
  • Mountain View [Stone County]
  • Fairfield Bay [Van Buren County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairfield Bay
    • Fairfield Bay [Van Buren County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Brownsville
    • Estimated population in 2015: 2,268 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairfield Bay
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairfield Bay<5>
  • Greers Ferry [Cleburne County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greers Ferry
    • Greers Ferry [Cleburne County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Brownsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 856 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greers Ferry
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greers Ferry<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Quitman [Cleburne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Quitman
      • Quitman [Cleburne County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Brownsville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Quitman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 719 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quitman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quitman<5>
    • Pangburn [White County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pangburn
      • Pangburn [White County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Brownsville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pangburn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 579 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pangburn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pangburn<5>
    • Rose Bud [White County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rose Bud
      • Rose Bud [White County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Brownsville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rose Bud have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 488 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rose Bud
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rose Bud<5>
    • Shirley [Van Buren County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shirley
      • Shirley [Van Buren County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Brownsville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shirley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 275 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shirley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shirley<5>
    • Concord [Cleburne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Concord
      • Concord [Cleburne County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Brownsville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Concord have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 233 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Concord
    • Higden [Cleburne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Higden
      • Higden [Cleburne County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Brownsville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Higden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 122 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Higden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Higden<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 Brownsville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Brownsville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brownsville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community within Arkansas

About Cleburne County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Brownsville. 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 Cleburne, 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 Brownsville - 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- Brownsville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brownsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5981, Longitude: -92.0654       In this case, the coordinates for Brownsville 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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