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Welcome to Heber Springs ...

The city of Heber Springs is located in the Arkansas Ozarks.

Heber Springs is located in Cleburne County and is the County Seat for Cleburne County.

A typical abbreviation for Heber Springs: Heber Spgs. (or less commonly used: Heber Spngs. or Heber Sprngs.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Heber Springs has a population of 6,967 people<1> (see below for details).

The community of Heber Springs is 490 feet [149 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Heber Springs lies within the (501) area code.

The ZIP codes for Heber Springs: 72543, 72545<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Heber Springs had a population of 7,165 people (which is 27.59% of the total population of Cleburne County). This makes Heber Springs the county's most populous community.

The population of Heber Springs represents 0.25% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 50th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 7,165 people, the population of Heber Springs increased 11.4% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 6,432 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Heber Springs had an population of 6,967 people. This is a decrease of 2.76% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.32% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Heber Springs.

Communities near Heber Springs ...

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 Heber Springs and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Concord   [Map]   236   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Fairfield Bay   [Map]   ---   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Greers Ferry   [Map]   858   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Higden   [Map]   116   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Letona   [Map]   246   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Mount Vernon   [Map]   147   S   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

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 Heber Springs. 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 Heber Springs. 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 Heber Springs. Our list includes 8 papers.

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

Websites for Heber Springs ...

 
Chamber of Commerce:   www.heber-springs.com/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Heber Springs ...

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

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

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 Heber Springs.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Heber Springs. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.4915, Longitude: -92.0303     [Map].

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