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Golden City, Arkansas

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Welcome to Golden City ...

So far, we have found very little information about Golden City. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Golden City to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Golden City, please Contact Us.

Golden City would have been located within present day Logan County.

The location of Golden City has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Golden City was established in 1886.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Golden City is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Golden City was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Golden City would have been located in the (479) area code.

Communities near Golden City ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Golden City and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Booneville   [Map]   3,853   N   5 miles [8 km]
Branch   [Map]   341   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Caulksville   [Map]   203   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Charleston   [Map]   2,463   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Huntington   [Map]   624   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Magazine   [Map]   835   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Golden City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Golden City - they are located in Colorado, Missouri, Nevada (2) and Ontario.

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

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 Golden City. 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 Golden City. 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 Golden City.

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Golden City, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>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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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Golden City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Golden City) 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 Golden City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Golden City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Golden City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0593, Longitude: -93.9260     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Golden City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Golden City.

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