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Hamburg, Arkansas

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Welcome to Hamburg ...

The city of Hamburg is located in Ashley County and is the County Seat for Ashley County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Hamburg has a population of 2,698 people<1> (see below for details).

Hamburg is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Hamburg: (870)

The ZIP code for Hamburg: 71646<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hamburg had a population of 2,857 people (or 13.07% of the total population of Ashley County). This makes Hamburg the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Hamburg represents 0.1% of the population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 96th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,857 people, the population of Hamburg decreased 5.99% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,039 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Hamburg had an population of 2,698 people. This is a decrease of 5.57% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.22% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Hamburg ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Hamburg and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2017
Crossett   [Map]   4,988   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Fountain Hill   [Map]   160   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Long View Ferry   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Meridian   [Map]   ---   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Montrose   [Map]   316   E   18 miles [29 km]
North Crossett   [Map]   ---   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Hamburg ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 35 communities that are also named Hamburg - they are located in Alabama (2), Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida, Illinois (2), Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (4), Louisiana, Manitoba, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New York (2), Ohio (4), Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.

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

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 Hamburg. 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 Hamburg. 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 Hamburg. Our list includes 5 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hamburg ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Hamburg. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

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

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hamburg - 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 Hamburg). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hamburg 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' distance that stretches from Hamburg. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hamburg) 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 Hamburg. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hamburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hamburg. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2250, Longitude: -91.7974     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Hamburg have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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