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Welcome to Crockett ...

Crockett is located in Clay County<1>.

The location of Crockett has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Crockett is 340 feet [104 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Crockett is within the (870) area code.

Adding Crockett to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Crockett in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Crockett elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Crockett on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Crockett ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Crockett - they are located in California, Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Mississippi, Nebraska, Oregon, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Crockett ...

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

  • Kennett [Dunklin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kennett
    • Kennett [Dunklin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Crockett
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,094 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennett
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennett<5>
  • Piggott [Clay County]
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    • Piggott [Clay County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Crockett
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,529 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Piggott
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Piggott<5>
  • Corning [Clay County]
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    • Corning [Clay County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Crockett
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,056 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Corning have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Corning
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Corning<5>
  • Campbell [Dunklin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Campbell
    • Campbell [Dunklin County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Crockett
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,807 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Campbell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Campbell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Campbell<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rector [Clay County]
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      • Rector [Clay County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Crockett
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,732 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rector<5>
    • Senath [Dunklin County]
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      • Senath [Dunklin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Crockett
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,611 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Senath have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Senath
    • Marmaduke [Greene County]
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      • Marmaduke [Greene County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Crockett
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,251 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marmaduke
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marmaduke<5>
    • Oak Grove Heights [Greene County]
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      • Oak Grove Heights [Greene County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Crockett
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,074 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Grove Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Grove Heights
    • Holcomb [Dunklin County]
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      • Holcomb [Dunklin County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Crockett
      • Estimated population in 2019: 576 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holcomb have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holcomb
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Holcomb<5>
    • Neelyville [Butler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Neelyville
      • Neelyville [Butler County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Crockett
      • Estimated population in 2019: 474 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Neelyville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Neelyville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Neelyville<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Crockett ...

Looking for more information about Crockett? 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 Crockett, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Crockett.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Crockett. 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 Clay, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Crockett - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Crockett) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Crockett. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.3759, Longitude: -90.3307       In this case, the coordinates for Crockett have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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