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Emmet, Arkansas

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Welcome to Emmet ...

The city of Emmet is primarily located in Nevada County. A portion of Emmet extends into Hempstead County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Emmet has a population of 460 people<1> (see below for details).

Emmet is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Emmet is within the boundaries of the (870) area code.

The ZIP code for Emmet: 71835<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Emmet had a population of 518 people (which is 5.76% of the total population of Nevada County). This makes Emmet the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Emmet represents 0.02% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 266th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 518 people, the population of Emmet increased 2.37% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 506 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Emmet had an population of 460 people. This is a decrease of 11.2% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.09% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Emmet.

Communities near Emmet ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Emmet and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2017
Blevins   [Map]   306   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Bluff City   [Map]   117   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Bodcaw   [Map]   127   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Hope   [Map]   9,790   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
McCaskill   [Map]   92   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Perrytown   [Map]   252   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Emmet ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Emmet - they are located in Kansas, Michigan, Nebraska, North Dakota, Pennsylvania and South Dakota.

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

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 Emmet. 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 Emmet. 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 Emmet.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Emmet:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Emmet ...

Looking for more information about Emmet? 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.

Looking for more information about Emmet? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Emmet, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Emmet.

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) Emmet. 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 Emmet.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Emmet - 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 Emmet). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Emmet 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in Emmet. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Emmet) 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 Emmet. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Emmet

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Emmet. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7228, Longitude: -93.4659     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Emmet have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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