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Welcome to Dumas ...
The city of Dumas is located in Desha County.
The pronunciation of Dumas: DOO-muss<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Dumas has a population of 4,239 people<2> (see below for details).
Dumas is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Dumas lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Dumas: (870)
The ZIP code for Dumas: 71639<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Dumas had a population of 4,706 people (or 36.18% of the total population of Desha County). This makes Dumas the county's most populous community.
The population of Dumas represents 0.16% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 66th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 4,706 people, the population of Dumas decreased 10.16% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 5,238 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Dumas had an population of 4,239 people. This is a decrease of 9.92% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 19.07% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Dumas.
Communities near Dumas ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Dumas and not the distance if driven.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Dumas.
Communities Also Named Dumas ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Dumas - they are located in Georgia, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Pennsylvania, Saskatchewan, Texas (2) and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Dumas.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Dumas:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dumas ...
Looking for more information about Dumas? 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 Dumas, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Dumas.
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This page was last modified: 15 Apr 2019