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Welcome to Goshen ...

The town of Goshen is located in Northwest Arkansas.

Goshen is located in Washington County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Goshen has a population of 1,941 people<3> (see below for details).

The community of Goshen is 1,130 feet [344 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Goshen is located in the (479) area code.

The ZIP code for Goshen: 72735<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Goshen had an population of 1,941 people. This is an increase of 81.23% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 158.11% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Goshen had a population of 1,071 people. This makes Goshen the county's 10th most populous community.

The population of Goshen represents 0.04% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 185th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,071 people, the population of Goshen increased 42.42% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 752 people).

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

Communities Also Named Goshen ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 51 communities that are also named Goshen - they are located in Alabama (2), California, Connecticut (2), Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi (2), Missouri, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia (5), Ohio (2), Ontario (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Texas (3), Utah, Vermont (2), Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Goshen ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Goshen.

  • Fayetteville [Washington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fayetteville
    • Fayetteville [Washington County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the west of Goshen
    • Estimated population in 2019: 87,590 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fayetteville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fayetteville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fayetteville<7>
  • Springdale [Washington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springdale
    • Springdale [Washington County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Goshen
    • Estimated population in 2019: 81,125 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springdale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springdale<7>
  • Rogers [Benton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rogers
    • Rogers [Benton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Goshen
    • Estimated population in 2019: 68,669 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rogers
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rogers<7>
  • Lowell [Benton County]
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    • Lowell [Benton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Goshen
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,544 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lowell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lowell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lowell<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Farmington [Washington County]
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      • Farmington [Washington County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the west of Goshen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,400 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farmington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Farmington<7>
    • Prairie Grove [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Prairie Grove
      • Prairie Grove [Washington County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Goshen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,740 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prairie Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prairie Grove
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Prairie Grove<7>
    • Cave Springs [Benton County]
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      • Cave Springs [Benton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Goshen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,276 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cave Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cave Springs
    • Tontitown [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tontitown
      • Tontitown [Washington County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the west of Goshen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,358 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tontitown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tontitown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tontitown<7>
    • Johnson [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Johnson
      • Johnson [Washington County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the west of Goshen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,742 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Johnson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnson
    • Elkins [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elkins
      • Elkins [Washington County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the south of Goshen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,487 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elkins
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elkins<7>

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 Goshen. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Goshen.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Goshen. 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 Goshen.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Goshen. See our Newspapers Page for Goshen.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Goshen ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Arkansas

About Washington County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Washington County: www.co.washington.ar.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arkansas' counties, including Washington, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Goshen.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Goshen - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 Goshen). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Goshen or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Goshen) 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 Goshen. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Goshen

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Goshen. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1042, Longitude: -94.0037       In this case, the coordinates for Goshen have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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