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Welcome to Clarendon ...

The city of Clarendon is located in Monroe County<1> and is the County Seat for Monroe County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Clarendon has a population of 1,362 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Clarendon.

Clarendon is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Clarendon is within the boundaries of the (870) area code.

The ZIP code for Clarendon: 72029<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Clarendon had an population of 1,362 people. This is a decrease of 18.15% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 30.51% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Clarendon had a population of 1,664 people (which is 20.42% of the total population of Monroe County). This makes Clarendon the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Clarendon represents 0.06% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 148th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,664 people, the population of Clarendon decreased 15.1% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,960 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Clarendon.

Communities Also Named Clarendon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Clarendon - they are located in Kansas, Michigan, New Brunswick, New York, North Carolina (2), Pennsylvania, Quebec, South Carolina, Texas, Vermont, Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Clarendon ...

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

  • Stuttgart [Arkansas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stuttgart
    • Stuttgart [Arkansas County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Clarendon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,400 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stuttgart
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stuttgart<6>
  • Brinkley [Monroe County]
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    • Brinkley [Monroe County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Clarendon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,537 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brinkley have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brinkley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brinkley<6>
  • Hazen [Prairie County]
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    • Hazen [Prairie County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Clarendon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,330 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hazen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hazen<6>
  • De Valls Bluff [Prairie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for De Valls Bluff
    • De Valls Bluff [Prairie County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Clarendon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 548 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on De Valls Bluff
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for De Valls Bluff<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Holly Grove [Monroe County]
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      • Holly Grove [Monroe County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Clarendon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 520 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holly Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holly Grove
    • Fredonia [Prairie County]
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      • Fredonia [Prairie County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Clarendon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 343 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fredonia have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fredonia
    • Wheatley [Saint Francis County]
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      • Wheatley [Saint Francis County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Clarendon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 296 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wheatley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wheatley<6>
    • Moro [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moro
      • Moro [Lee County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Clarendon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 172 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moro have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moro<6>
    • Ulm [Prairie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ulm
      • Ulm [Prairie County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Clarendon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 153 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ulm have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ulm
    • Roe [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roe
      • Roe [Monroe County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Clarendon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 94 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roe have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roe

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Clarendon ...

Looking for more information about Clarendon? 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 Clarendon, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Clarendon.

Adding Clarendon to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Clarendon in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Clarendon was in the U.S. Post Offices (Jan. 1851).

We also found Clarendon on a map titled William Bradley Map (1889).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Clarendon on our Genealogy Page.

Mentions & References for Clarendon

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Clarendon. 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 Monroe, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Clarendon.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Clarendon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 Clarendon). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Clarendon or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Clarendon) 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 Clarendon. 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 ClarendonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Clarendon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6947, Longitude: -91.3090    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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