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Welcome to Cotter ...
The city of Cotter is located in the Arkansas Ozarks.
Cotter is located in Baxter County.
The location of Cotter has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Cotter has a population of 938 people<2> (see below for details).
The community of Cotter is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Cotter lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Cotter: (870)
The ZIP code for Cotter: 72626<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Cotter had a population of 970 people. This makes Cotter the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Cotter represents 0.03% of the population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 193rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 970 people, the population of Cotter increased 5.32% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 921 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Cotter had an population of 938 people. This is a decrease of 3.3% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.85% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Cotter.
Communities near Cotter ...
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>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Cotter.
Communities Also Named Cotter ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Cotter - they are located in Illinois and Iowa.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Cotter.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Cotter:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cotter ...
Looking for more information about Cotter? 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 Cotter, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Cotter.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Baxter County: www.baxtercounty.org/
The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019