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Welcome to Conway ...

The city of Conway is located in Faulkner County<1> and is the County Seat for Faulkner County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Conway has a population of 67,638 people<2> (see below for details).

Conway is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Conway: (501)

The ZIP codes for Conway: 72032-72033, 72035<4>

Websites for Conway ...

Official Website:   www.cityofconway.org/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.conwayarkcc.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Conway had an population of 67,638 people. This is an increase of 14.82% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 56.69% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Conway had a population of 58,908 people (which is 52.02% of the total population of Faulkner County). This makes Conway the county's most populous community.

The population of Conway represents 2.02% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 7th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 58,908 people, the population of Conway increased 36.47% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 43,167 people).

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

Communities Also Named Conway ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 26 communities that are also named Conway - they are located in Alabama, Florida, Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Montana, New Hampshire, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Washington.

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

Communities near Conway ...

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

  • Maumelle [Pulaski County]
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    • Maumelle [Pulaski County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Conway
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,199 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maumelle have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maumelle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maumelle<7>
  • Morrilton [Conway County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morrilton
    • Morrilton [Conway County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Conway
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,645 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morrilton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morrilton<7>
  • Greenbrier [Faulkner County]
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    • Greenbrier [Faulkner County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Conway
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,665 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenbrier
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenbrier<7>
  • Vilonia [Faulkner County]
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    • Vilonia [Faulkner County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Conway
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,623 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vilonia have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vilonia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vilonia<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mayflower [Faulkner County]
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      • Mayflower [Faulkner County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Conway
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,391 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mayflower
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mayflower<7>
    • Wooster [Faulkner County]
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      • Wooster [Faulkner County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Conway
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,113 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wooster have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wooster
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wooster<7>
    • Guy [Faulkner County]
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      • Guy [Faulkner County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Conway
      • Estimated population in 2019: 788 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Guy have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guy
    • Plumerville [Conway County]
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      • Plumerville [Conway County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Conway
      • Estimated population in 2019: 772 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plumerville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plumerville<7>
    • Oppelo [Conway County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oppelo
      • Oppelo [Conway County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Conway
      • Estimated population in 2019: 743 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oppelo have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oppelo
    • Holland [Faulkner County]
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      • Holland [Faulkner County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Conway
      • Estimated population in 2019: 577 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holland have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holland

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Conway. Our list includes 23 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Conway.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Conway ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Arkansas

About Faulkner County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Conway: www.cityofconway.org/

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 Faulkner, 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 Conway.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Conway - 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 Conway). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Conway or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Conway includes: 72032 & 72033.
<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- Conway) 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 Conway. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Conway

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Conway. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0848, Longitude: -92.4540    
<6>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.
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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