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Ethel, Arkansas

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The location of Ethel

Welcome to Ethel ...

Ethel is located in Arkansas County.

The location of Ethel has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Ethel is 180 feet [55 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Ethel lies within the (870) area code.

The ZIP code for Ethel: 72048<3>

Communities near Ethel ...

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 Ethel and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Almyra   [Map]   271   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Crockett's Bluff   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Crumrod   [Map]   ---   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
De Witt   [Map]   3,085   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Elaine   [Map]   527   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Gillett   [Map]   690   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Ethel ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 20 communities that are also named Ethel - they are located in Alabama, Florida, Georgia (2), Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington (2) and West Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ethel. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ethel. 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 Ethel.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ethel ...

Looking for more information about Ethel? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Arkansas

About Arkansas County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ethel. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Arkansas:

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ethel - 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 community (such as Ethel). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Ethel 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. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ethel) 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 Ethel. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ethel

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ethel. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2865, Longitude: -91.1637     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ethel have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ethel.

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