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Welcome to De Valls Bluff ...

The city of De Valls Bluff is located in Prairie County<1> and is the County Seat for Prairie County.

A typical abbreviation for De Valls Bluff: De Valls Blf. (or less commonly used: De Valls Bluf.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for De Valls Bluff for more information about variations on the name of De Valls Bluff.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, De Valls Bluff has a population of 555 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of De Valls Bluff.

De Valls Bluff is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

De Valls Bluff lies within the (870) area code.

The ZIP code for De Valls Bluff: 72041<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, De Valls Bluff had an population of 555 people. This is a decrease of 10.34% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 29.12% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, De Valls Bluff had a population of 619 people (or 7.1% of the total population of Prairie County). This makes De Valls Bluff the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of De Valls Bluff represents 0.02% of the population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 245th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 619 people, the population of De Valls Bluff decreased 20.95% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 783 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for De Valls Bluff.

Adding De Valls Bluff to Our Gazetteer ...

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

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for De Valls Bluff was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found De Valls Bluff on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Arkansas (1956).

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

Communities near De Valls Bluff ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near De Valls Bluff.

  • Brinkley [Monroe County]
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    • Brinkley [Monroe County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of De Valls Bluff
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,590 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brinkley have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brinkley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brinkley<7>
  • Carlisle [Lonoke County]
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    • Carlisle [Lonoke County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of De Valls Bluff
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,156 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carlisle have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carlisle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carlisle<7>
  • Des Arc [Prairie County]
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    • Des Arc [Prairie County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of De Valls Bluff
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,582 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Des Arc have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Des Arc
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Des Arc<7>
  • Clarendon [Monroe County]
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    • Clarendon [Monroe County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of De Valls Bluff
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,361 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarendon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarendon<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hazen [Prairie County]
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      • Hazen [Prairie County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of De Valls Bluff
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,344 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hazen have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hazen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hazen<7>
    • Cotton Plant [Woodruff County]
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      • Cotton Plant [Woodruff County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of De Valls Bluff
      • Estimated population in 2019: 574 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cotton Plant have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cotton Plant
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cotton Plant<7>
    • Holly Grove [Monroe County]
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      • Holly Grove [Monroe County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of De Valls Bluff
      • Estimated population in 2019: 528 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holly Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holly Grove
    • Ulm [Prairie County]
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      • Ulm [Prairie County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of De Valls Bluff
      • Estimated population in 2019: 155 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ulm have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ulm
    • Roe [Monroe County]
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      • Roe [Monroe County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of De Valls Bluff
      • Estimated population in 2019: 96 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roe have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roe
    • Fargo [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fargo
      • Fargo [Monroe County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of De Valls Bluff
      • Estimated population in 2019: 80 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fargo have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fargo

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for De Valls Bluff ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for De Valls Bluff. 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 Prairie, 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 De Valls Bluff.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around De Valls Bluff - 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 De Valls Bluff). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether De Valls Bluff or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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- De Valls Bluff) 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 De Valls Bluff. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from De Valls BluffOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in De Valls Bluff. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7851, Longitude: -91.4585    
<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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