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Welcome to Fountain Lake ...

The town of Fountain Lake is located in Garland County.

A typical abbreviation for Fountain Lake: Fountain Lk.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Fountain Lake has a population of 528 people<1> (see below for details).

Fountain Lake is 500 feet [152 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Fountain Lake is within the boundaries of the (501) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Fountain Lake had a population of 503 people. This makes Fountain Lake the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Fountain Lake represents 0.02% of the population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 271st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 503 people, the population of Fountain Lake increased 22.98% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 409 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Fountain Lake had an population of 528 people. This is an increase of 4.97% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 29.1% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Fountain Lake ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Fountain Lake and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Haskell   [Map]   4,575   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hot Springs Village   [Map]   ---   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Hot Springs   [Map]   36,915   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Lonsdale   [Map]   98   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Magnet Cove   [Map]   ---   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Malvern   [Map]   10,839   S   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Fountain Lake ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Fountain Lake - it's located in South Carolina.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Fountain Lake. We make it easy to see an overhead 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 Lake. 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 Lake.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fountain Lake ...

Looking for more information about Fountain Lake? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Fountain Lake? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Fountain Lake, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Fountain Lake.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Garland County: www.garlandcounty.org/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Fountain Lake.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fountain Lake - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Fountain Lake. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Fountain Lake) 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 Fountain Lake. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Fountain Lake

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fountain Lake. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6139, Longitude: -92.9202     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Fountain Lake have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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