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Welcome to Egypt ...
The town of Egypt is located in Craighead County.
The location of Egypt has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Egypt has a population of 111 people<2> (see below for details).
Egypt is 250 feet [76 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Egypt lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Egypt lies within the (870) area code.
The ZIP code for Egypt: 72427<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Egypt had a population of 112 people. This makes Egypt the county's 10th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 112 people, the population of Egypt increased 10.89% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 101 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Egypt had an population of 111 people. This is a decrease of 0.89% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.9% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Egypt.
Communities near Egypt ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Egypt and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Egypt.
Communities Also Named Egypt ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 43 communities that are also named Egypt - they are located in Alabama (3), Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky (3), Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Mississippi (2), New Brunswick, New York, North Carolina (2), Ohio (6), Ontario, Pennsylvania (4), Tennessee (2), Texas (3), Vermont (2), Washington and West Virginia (3).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Egypt.
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 Egypt:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Egypt ...
Looking for more information about Egypt? 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 Egypt, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Egypt.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Craighead County: www.craigheadcounty.org/
The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019