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Welcome to Dryfork ...

Dryfork is located in the Arkansas Ozarks.

Dryfork is located in Carroll County<1>.

Dryfork is 1,390 feet [424 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Dryfork: (479)

The ZIP code for Dryfork: 72616<3>

Communities Also Named Dryfork ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Dryfork - they are located in Kentucky and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Dryfork ...

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

  • Berryville [Carroll County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Berryville
    • Berryville [Carroll County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Dryfork
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,517 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berryville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Berryville<5>
  • Green Forest [Carroll County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Green Forest
    • Green Forest [Carroll County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Dryfork
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,934 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Forest
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Green Forest<5>
  • Huntsville [Madison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntsville
    • Huntsville [Madison County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Dryfork
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,599 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huntsville<5>
  • Jasper [Newton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jasper
    • Jasper [Newton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Dryfork
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 479 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jasper have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jasper
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jasper<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Alpena [Boone County]
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      • Alpena [Boone County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Dryfork
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 396 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alpena have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alpena
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alpena<5>
    • Rudd [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rudd
      • Rudd [Carroll County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Dryfork
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rudd
    • Marble [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marble
      • Marble [Madison County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Dryfork
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    • Metalton [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Metalton
      • Metalton [Carroll County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Dryfork
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Metalton
    • Kingston [Madison County]
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      • Kingston [Madison County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Dryfork
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kingston have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kingston<5>
    • Compton [Newton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Compton
      • Compton [Newton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Dryfork
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Compton have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Compton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Compton<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 Dryfork. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Dryfork.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dryfork ...

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

Adding Dryfork to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Dryfork 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 Dryfork was on a map titled William Bradley Map (1889).

We also found Dryfork in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Arkansas

About Carroll County

About Arkansas

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Dryfork. 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 Carroll, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dryfork - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 community (such as Dryfork). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Dryfork or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Dryfork) 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 Dryfork. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from DryforkOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dryfork. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1534, Longitude: -93.4892    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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