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Welcome to Fouke ...
The location of Fouke has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Fouke has a population of 878 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Fouke.
Fouke is 300 feet [91 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Fouke lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Fouke: (870)
The ZIP code for Fouke: 71837<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Fouke had an population of 878 people. This is an increase of 2.21% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 7.86% since the 2000 Census).
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).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Fouke.
Adding Fouke to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Fouke in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Fouke elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Fouke on our Genealogy Page.
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.
Communities near Fouke ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Fouke.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Fouke. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Fouke.
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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Fouke.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Fouke. See our Newspapers 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.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 04 Mar 2021