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Coal Hill, Arkansas

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Welcome to Coal Hill ...

The city of Coal Hill is located in Johnson County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Coal Hill has a population of 1,026 people<1> (see below for details).

Coal Hill is 470 feet [143 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Coal Hill is located in the (479) area code.

The ZIP code for Coal Hill: 72832<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Coal Hill had a population of 1,012 people. This makes Coal Hill the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Coal Hill represents 0.03% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 189th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,012 people, the population of Coal Hill increased 1.1% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 1,001 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Coal Hill had an population of 1,026 people. This is an increase of 1.38% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.5% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Coal Hill.

Communities near Coal Hill ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Coal Hill and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<4>.

Community   2017
Altus   [Map]   738   W   5 miles [8 km]
Branch   [Map]   341   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Clarksville   [Map]   9,618   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Denning   [Map]   313   W   5 miles [8 km]
Knoxville   [Map]   761   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Lamar   [Map]   1,715   E   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Coal Hill ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Coal Hill - they are located in Missouri, Ohio, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee (2) and Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Coal Hill. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Coal Hill. 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 Coal Hill.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Coal Hill ...

Looking for more information about Coal Hill? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Coal Hill. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

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

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Coal Hill - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 Coal Hill). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Coal Hill or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Coal Hill. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Coal Hill) 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 Coal Hill. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Coal Hill

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Coal Hill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.4368, Longitude: -93.6659     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Coal Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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