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Danville, Arkansas

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The location of Danville

Welcome to Danville ...

The city of Danville is located in Yell County and is the County Seat for Yell County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Danville has a population of 2,420 people<2> (see below for details).

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

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

The area code for Danville: (479)

The ZIP code for Danville: 72833<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Danville had a population of 2,409 people (or 10.86% of the total population of Yell County). This makes Danville the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Danville represents 0.08% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 109th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,409 people, the population of Danville has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,392 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Danville had an population of 2,420 people. This is an increase of 0.46% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.17% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Danville ...

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 going to drive.<5>.

Community   2017
Belleville   [Map]   424   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Blue Mountain   [Map]   122   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Briggsville   [Map]   ---   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Casa   [Map]   169   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Chickalah   [Map]   ---   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Dardanelle   [Map]   4,560   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Danville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 47 communities that are also named Danville - they are located in Alabama (2), California (2), Florida, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Maine, Maryland (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio (4), Pennsylvania, Quebec (3), South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (3), Vermont, Virginia (2), Washington (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

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 Danville. 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 Danville. 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 Danville. Our list includes 5 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Danville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Arkansas

About Yell County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Danville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Arkansas:

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 Danville.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Danville - 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 Danville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Danville 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Danville) 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 Danville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Danville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Danville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0528, Longitude: -93.3903     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Danville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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