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De Valls Bluff, Arkansas

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Welcome to De Valls Bluff ...

The city of De Valls Bluff is located in Prairie County 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 2017, De Valls Bluff has a population of 569 people<1> (see below for details).

De Valls Bluff is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<2>.

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<3>

Population Details ...

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 total 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 (that had a count of 783 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, De Valls Bluff had an population of 569 people. This is a decrease of 8.08% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 27.33% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near De Valls Bluff ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from De Valls Bluff and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017
Brinkley   [Map]   2,714   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Carlisle   [Map]   2,182   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Clarendon   [Map]   1,445   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Cotton Plant   [Map]   587   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Des Arc   [Map]   1,630   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Fargo   [Map]   83   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around De Valls Bluff. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • 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 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 De Valls Bluff.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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 get an overview with links that will help you to 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 and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for De Valls Bluff.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) De Valls Bluff. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

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

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around De Valls Bluff - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance beginning in De Valls Bluff. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- De Valls Bluff) 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 De Valls Bluff. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from De Valls Bluff

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in De Valls Bluff. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7851, Longitude: -91.4585     [Map].

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for De Valls Bluff.


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