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Welcome to Calhoun ...

Calhoun is located in Columbia County<1>.

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

Calhoun is 350 feet [107 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Calhoun is located in the (870) area code.

Communities Also Named Calhoun ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Arkansas communities named Calhoun: This one is located in Columbia County and the other is located in Lincoln County.

Beyond Arkansas, there are 26 communities that are also named Calhoun - they are located in Alabama, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi (3), Missouri, Nebraska, New Brunswick, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Texas (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin (2).

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

Communities near Calhoun ...

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

  • Magnolia [Columbia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Magnolia
    • Magnolia [Columbia County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Calhoun
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,467 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Magnolia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Magnolia<5>
  • Haynesville [Claiborne Parish]
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    • Haynesville [Claiborne Parish] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Calhoun
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,019 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Haynesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Haynesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Haynesville<5>
  • Waldo [Columbia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waldo
    • Waldo [Columbia County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Calhoun
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,265 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waldo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waldo<5>
  • Stephens [Ouachita County]
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    • Stephens [Ouachita County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Calhoun
    • Estimated population in 2019: 787 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stephens have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stephens
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stephens<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Taylor [Columbia County]
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      • Taylor [Columbia County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Calhoun
      • Estimated population in 2019: 567 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taylor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taylor<5>
    • McNeil [Columbia County]
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      • McNeil [Columbia County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Calhoun
      • Estimated population in 2019: 470 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McNeil have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McNeil
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McNeil<5>
    • Emerson [Columbia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Emerson
      • Emerson [Columbia County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Calhoun
      • Estimated population in 2019: 343 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Emerson
    • Buckner [Lafayette County]
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      • Buckner [Lafayette County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Calhoun
      • Estimated population in 2019: 229 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buckner have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buckner
    • Macedonia [Columbia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Macedonia
      • Macedonia [Columbia County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Calhoun
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Macedonia
    • Philadelphia [Columbia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Philadelphia
      • Philadelphia [Columbia County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Calhoun
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Philadelphia

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Calhoun ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Arkansas

About Columbia County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Calhoun. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2196, Longitude: -93.1546       In this case, the coordinates for Calhoun 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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