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Welcome to Gurdon ...

The city of Gurdon is located in Clark County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Gurdon has a population of 2,098 people<1> (see below for details).

Gurdon is 210 feet [64 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Gurdon is within the boundaries of the (870) area code.

The ZIP code for Gurdon: 71743<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Gurdon had a population of 2,212 people (which is 9.62% of the total population of Clark County). This makes Gurdon the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Gurdon represents 0.08% of the population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 124th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,212 people, the population of Gurdon decreased 2.81% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 2,276 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Gurdon had an population of 2,098 people. This is a decrease of 5.15% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.82% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Gurdon ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Antoine   [Map]   112   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Arkadelphia   [Map]   10,650   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Bluff City   [Map]   117   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Caddo Valley   [Map]   595   N   18 miles [29 km]
Chidester   [Map]   264   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Gum Springs   [Map]   113   N   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

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 Gurdon. 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 Gurdon. 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 Gurdon.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gurdon ...

Looking for more information about Gurdon? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Gurdon, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Gurdon.

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

The official website for Clark County: www.clarkcountyarkansas.com/

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 Gurdon.

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

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<3>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 city (such as Gurdon). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Gurdon or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Gurdon. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Gurdon) 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 Gurdon. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Gurdon

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gurdon. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9153, Longitude: -93.1554     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Gurdon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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