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Crossett, Arkansas

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Welcome to Crossett ...

The city of Crossett is located in Ashley County.

The location of Crossett has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Crossett has a population of 4,988 people<2> (see below for details).

Crossett is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Crossett: (870)

The ZIP code for Crossett: 71635<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Crossett had a population of 5,507 people (which is 25.2% of the total population of Ashley County). This makes Crossett the county's most populous community.

The population of Crossett represents 0.19% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 58th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,507 people, the population of Crossett decreased 9.68% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 6,097 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Crossett had an population of 4,988 people. This is a decrease of 9.42% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 18.19% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Crossett ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Crossett and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.

Community   2017
Bolding   [Map]   ---   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Felsenthal   [Map]   143   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Fountain Hill   [Map]   160   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hamburg   [Map]   2,698   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Huttig   [Map]   548   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Long View Ferry   [Map]   ---   N   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Crossett ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Crossett - it's located in Texas.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Crossett. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Crossett. 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 Crossett. Our list includes 5 papers.

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

Websites for Crossett ...

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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Crossett ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Crossett.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Crossett - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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 Crossett). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Crossett or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Crossett) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Crossett. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Crossett

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Crossett. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1284, Longitude: -91.9633     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Crossett have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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