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Fargo, Arkansas

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Welcome to Fargo ...

The town of Fargo is located in Monroe County.

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

When the people of Fargo refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Fargoan<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Fargo has a population of 83 people<3> (see below for details).

Fargo is 190 feet [58 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Fargo: (870)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Fargo had a population of 98 people. This makes Fargo the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 98 people, the population of Fargo decreased 16.95% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 118 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Fargo had an population of 83 people. This is a decrease of 15.31% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 29.66% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Fargo ...

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 Fargo and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Brinkley   [Map]   2,714   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Clarendon   [Map]   1,445   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Cotton Plant   [Map]   587   NW   5 miles [8 km]
De Valls Bluff   [Map]   569   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Des Arc   [Map]   1,630   W   18 miles [29 km]
Fredonia   [Map]   335   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Fargo ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 19 communities that are also named Fargo - they are located in California, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (2), Kansas (2), Michigan, Missouri, New York (2), North Dakota, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Texas and Wisconsin.

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

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 Fargo. 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 Fargo. 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 Fargo.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fargo ...

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

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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>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Fargo refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a town's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Fargo may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Fargo.

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<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fargo - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<5>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Fargo) 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 Fargo. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Fargo

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fargo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9546, Longitude: -91.1772     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Fargo have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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