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Welcome to Hazen ...

The city of Hazen is located in Prairie County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Hazen has a population of 1,351 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Hazen.

Hazen is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Hazen: (870)

The ZIP code for Hazen: 72064<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hazen had an population of 1,351 people. This is a decrease of 7.97% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 17.47% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hazen had a population of 1,468 people (or 16.84% of the total population of Prairie County). This makes Hazen the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Hazen represents 0.05% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 158th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,468 people, the population of Hazen decreased 10.32% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,637 people).

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

Communities Also Named Hazen ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Hazen - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Maryland, Missouri, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Jersey, North Dakota, Ohio and Pennsylvania (2).

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

Communities near Hazen ...

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

  • Stuttgart (19 miles [30.6 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stuttgart
    • Stuttgart lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Hazen and is located in Arkansas County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,400 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stuttgart
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stuttgart<6>
  • Lonoke (18 miles [29 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lonoke
    • Lonoke lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Hazen and is located in Lonoke County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,162 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lonoke
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lonoke<6>
  • Carlisle (8 miles [12.9 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carlisle
    • Carlisle lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Hazen and is located in Lonoke County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,154 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carlisle have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carlisle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carlisle<6>
  • Des Arc (14 miles [22.5 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Des Arc
    • Des Arc lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Hazen and is located in Prairie County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,567 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Des Arc have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Des Arc
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Des Arc<6>
  • Clarendon (16 miles [25.7 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarendon
    • Clarendon lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Hazen and is located in Monroe County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,333 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarendon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarendon<6>
  • De Valls Bluff (6 miles [9.7 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for De Valls Bluff
    • De Valls Bluff lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Hazen and is located in Prairie County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 548 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on De Valls Bluff
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for De Valls Bluff<6>
  • Fredonia (9 miles [14.5 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fredonia
    • Fredonia lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Hazen and is located in Prairie County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 343 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fredonia have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fredonia
  • Humnoke (19 miles [30.6 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Humnoke
    • Humnoke lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Hazen and is located in Lonoke County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 271 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Humnoke have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Humnoke
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Humnoke<6>
  • Ulm (15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ulm
    • Ulm lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Hazen and is located in Prairie County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 153 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ulm have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ulm
  • Roe (15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roe
    • Roe lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Hazen and is located in Monroe County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 94 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roe have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roe

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hazen ...

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

Adding Hazen to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Hazen in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Hazen was on a map titled William Bradley Map (1889).

We also found Hazen in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Hazen on our Genealogy Page.

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Hazen

The Communities of Arkansas

About Prairie County

About Arkansas

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

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 Prairie, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hazen.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hazen - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 Hazen). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hazen or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hazen) 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 Hazen. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HazenOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hazen. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7808, Longitude: -91.5799    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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