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Welcome to Calico Rock ...

The city of Calico Rock is located in Izard County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Calico Rock has a population of 1,746 people<3> (see below for details).

Calico Rock is 490 feet [149 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Calico Rock: (870)

The ZIP code for Calico Rock: 72519<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Calico Rock had an population of 1,746 people. This is an increase of 13.01% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 76.19% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Calico Rock had a population of 1,545 people (which is 11.28% of the total population of Izard County). This makes Calico Rock the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Calico Rock represents 0.05% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 155th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,545 people, the population of Calico Rock increased 55.9% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 991 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Calico Rock.

Communities Also Named Calico Rock ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Calico Rock - it's located in Virginia.

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

Communities near Calico Rock ...

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

  • Mountain Home [Baxter County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mountain Home
    • Mountain Home [Baxter County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Calico Rock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,569 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mountain Home have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain Home
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountain Home<7>
  • Mountain View [Stone County]
  • Melbourne [Izard County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Melbourne
    • Melbourne [Izard County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Calico Rock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,868 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Melbourne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Melbourne
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Melbourne<7>
  • Oxford [Izard County]
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    • Oxford [Izard County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Calico Rock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 679 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oxford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oxford
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Norfork [Baxter County]
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      • Norfork [Baxter County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Calico Rock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 536 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norfork have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norfork
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norfork<7>
    • Salesville [Baxter County]
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      • Salesville [Baxter County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Calico Rock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 460 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salesville<7>
    • Briarcliff [Baxter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Briarcliff
      • Briarcliff [Baxter County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Calico Rock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 240 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Briarcliff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Briarcliff
    • Franklin [Izard County]
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      • Franklin [Izard County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Calico Rock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 191 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Franklin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin<7>
    • Fifty-Six [Stone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fifty-Six
      • Fifty-Six [Stone County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Calico Rock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 174 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fifty-Six
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fifty-Six<7>
    • Big Flat [Baxter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Big Flat
      • Big Flat [Baxter County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Calico Rock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 104 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Big Flat
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Big Flat<7>

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Calico Rock. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Calico Rock.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Calico Rock ...

Looking for more information about Calico Rock? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Calico Rock, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Calico Rock.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Izard County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Calico Rock. 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 Izard, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Calico Rock.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Calico Rock - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 city (such as Calico Rock). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Calico Rock or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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- Calico Rock) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Calico Rock. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Calico Rock

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Calico Rock. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1314, Longitude: -92.1289       In this case, the coordinates for Calico Rock have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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