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Welcome to Collins ...

Collins is located in Drew County<1>.

Collins is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Collins: (870)

Communities Also Named Collins ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 41 communities that are also named Collins - they are located in Alabama (2), California (3), Florida, Georgia (2), Idaho, Illinois (4), Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Texas (2), Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming (3).

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

Communities near Collins ...

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

  • Monticello [Drew County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monticello
    • Monticello [Drew County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Collins
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,372 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monticello
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monticello<4>
  • McGehee [Desha County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McGehee
    • McGehee [Desha County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Collins
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,683 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McGehee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McGehee<4>
  • Dermott [Chicot County]
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    • Dermott [Chicot County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Collins
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,483 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dermott
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dermott<4>
  • Montrose [Ashley County]
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    • Montrose [Ashley County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the south of Collins
    • Estimated population in 2019: 304 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montrose
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Tillar [Drew County]
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      • Tillar [Drew County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Collins
      • Estimated population in 2019: 212 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tillar have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tillar
    • Winchester [Drew County]
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      • Winchester [Drew County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the north of Collins
      • Estimated population in 2019: 159 people
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    • Reed [Desha County]
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      • Reed [Desha County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Collins
      • Estimated population in 2019: 147 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reed have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reed
    • Jerome [Drew County]
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      • Jerome [Drew County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Collins
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jerome have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jerome
    • McArthur [Desha County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McArthur
      • McArthur [Desha County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Collins
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McArthur
    • Fountain Hill [Ashley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fountain Hill
      • Fountain Hill [Ashley County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the southwest of Collins
      • Estimated population in 2019: 158 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fountain Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fountain Hill

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Collins. See our Newspapers Page for Collins.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Collins ...

Looking for more information about Collins? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Arkansas

About Drew County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Collins. 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 Drew, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Collins - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Collins) 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 Collins. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Collins

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Collins. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5332, Longitude: -91.5677    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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