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Clarksville, Arkansas

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The location of Clarksville

Welcome to Clarksville ...

The city of Clarksville is located in Johnson County and is the County Seat for Johnson County.

The location of Clarksville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Clarksville has a population of 9,618 people<2> (see below for details).

Clarksville is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Clarksville: (479)

The ZIP code for Clarksville: 72830<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Clarksville had a population of 9,178 people (or 35.94% of the total population of Johnson County). This makes Clarksville the county's most populous community.

The population of Clarksville represents 0.31% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 42nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 9,178 people, the population of Clarksville increased 18.9% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 7,719 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Clarksville had an population of 9,618 people. This is an increase of 4.79% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 24.6% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Clarksville ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.

Community   2017
Altus   [Map]   738   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Coal Hill   [Map]   1,026   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Denning   [Map]   313   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hartman   [Map]   539   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Knoxville   [Map]   761   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
London   [Map]   1,051   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Clarksville.

Communities Also Named Clarksville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 43 communities that are also named Clarksville - they are located in Alabama, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida (3), Georgia, Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (4), Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey (2), New York, Nova Scotia, Ohio (3), Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), Tennessee, Texas (2) and Virginia (2).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Clarksville. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Clarksville. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Clarksville. Our list includes 17 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Clarksville:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Clarksville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Arkansas

About Johnson County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Clarksville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Arkansas:

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Clarksville.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Clarksville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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 Clarksville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Clarksville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Clarksville) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Clarksville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.4567, Longitude: -93.4808     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Clarksville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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