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College City, Arkansas

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Welcome to College City ...

The city of College City is located in Lawrence County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, College City has a population of 506 people<1> (see below for details).

College City is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for College City: (870)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, College City had a population of 455 people. This makes College City the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of College City represents 0.02% of the population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 285th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 455 people, the population of College City increased 69.14% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 269 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, College City had an population of 506 people. This is an increase of 11.21% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 88.1% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for College City.

Communities near College City ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from College City and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2016
Biggers   [Map]   334   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Black Rock   [Map]   622   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Bono   [Map]   2,279   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hoxie   [Map]   2,678   S   5 miles [8 km]
Imboden   [Map]   639   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Pocahontas   [Map]   6,469   N   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named College City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named College City - it's located in California.

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

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 College City. 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 College City. 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 College City.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for College City ...

Looking for more information about College City? 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.

Looking for more information about College City? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to College City, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for College City.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found 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) College City. 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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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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 College City.

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

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from College City. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- College City) 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 College City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from College City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in College City. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1253, Longitude: -90.9400     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for College City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for College City.