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Welcome to Fountain Hill ...

The town of Fountain Hill is located in Ashley County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Fountain Hill has a population of 160 people<2> (see below for details).

Fountain Hill is 190 feet [58 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Fountain Hill is within the (870) area code.

The ZIP code for Fountain Hill: 71642<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Fountain Hill had a population of 175 people. This makes Fountain Hill the county's 7th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 175 people, the population of Fountain Hill increased 10.06% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 159 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Fountain Hill had an population of 160 people. This is a decrease of 8.57% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.63% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Fountain Hill.

Communities near Fountain Hill ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Crossett   [Map]   4,988   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hamburg   [Map]   2,698   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hermitage   [Map]   781   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Long View Ferry   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Monticello   [Map]   9,627   N   18 miles [29 km]
Montrose   [Map]   316   E   20 miles [32.2 km]

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

Communities Also Named Fountain Hill ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Fountain Hill - they are located in Georgia, Kansas, North Carolina (3) and Pennsylvania.

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

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 Fountain Hill. 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 Fountain Hill. 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 Fountain Hill.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fountain Hill ...

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

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Communities in Arkansas

About Ashley County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Fountain Hill. 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 Fountain Hill.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fountain Hill - 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 town (such as Fountain Hill). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Fountain Hill 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Fountain Hill) 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 Fountain Hill. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Fountain Hill

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fountain Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3577, Longitude: -91.8511     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Fountain Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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