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Welcome to Hector ...
The town of Hector is located in Pope County.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Hector has a population of 467 people<1> (see below for details).
Hector is 720 feet [219 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Hector lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Hector: (479)
The ZIP code for Hector: 72843<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Hector had a population of 450 people. This makes Hector the county's 6th most populous community.
The population of Hector represents 0.02% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 290th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 450 people, the population of Hector decreased 11.07% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 506 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Hector had an population of 467 people. This is an increase of 3.78% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.71% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Hector.
Communities near Hector ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Hector.
Communities Also Named Hector ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Hector - they are located in Alabama, British Columbia, California, Indiana, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Minnesota, New York, Ohio and Pennsylvania.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Hector.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Hector:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hector ...
Looking for more information about Hector? 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 Hector, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Hector.
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This page was last modified: 20 Feb 2019