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Welcome to Fouke ...

The city of Fouke is located in Miller County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Fouke has a population of 867 people<2> (see below for details).

Fouke is 300 feet [91 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Fouke: (870)

The ZIP code for Fouke: 71837<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Fouke had a population of 859 people. This makes Fouke the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Fouke represents 0.03% of the population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 203rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 859 people, the population of Fouke increased 5.53% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 814 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Fouke had an population of 867 people. This is an increase of 0.93% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 6.51% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Fouke ...

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 Fouke and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Bradley   [Map]   550   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Garland   [Map]   240   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Lewisville   [Map]   1,150   E   18 miles [29 km]
Texarkana   [Map]   30,259   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Atlanta (TX)   [Map]   5,487   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Bloomburg (TX)   [Map]   397   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Fouke ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Fouke - they are located in Mississippi and Texas.

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

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 Fouke. 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 Fouke. 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 Fouke.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fouke ...

Looking for more information about Fouke? 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 Fouke, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Fouke.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Arkansas

About Miller County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/

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

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fouke - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>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 Fouke). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Fouke or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Fouke) 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 Fouke. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Fouke

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fouke. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2611, Longitude: -93.8866     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Fouke have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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