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The location of Jacksonport









Welcome to Jacksonport ...

The town of Jacksonport is located in Jackson County.

The location of Jacksonport has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Jacksonport has a population of 202 people<2> (see below for details).

Jacksonport is 220 feet [67 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Jacksonport: (870)

The ZIP codes for Jacksonport: 72075-72076<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Jacksonport had a population of 212 people. This makes Jacksonport the county's 7th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 212 people, the population of Jacksonport decreased 9.79% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 235 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Jacksonport had an population of 202 people. This is a decrease of 4.72% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 14.04% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Jacksonport ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Jacksonport and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Batesville   [Map]   10,727   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Bradford   [Map]   744   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Grubbs   [Map]   359   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Newark   [Map]   1,185   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Newport   [Map]   7,690   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Pleasant Plains   [Map]   358   W   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named Jacksonport ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Jacksonport - it's located in Wisconsin.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Jacksonport. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Jacksonport. 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 Jacksonport. Our list includes 6 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jacksonport ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Arkansas

About Jackson County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Jackson County: www.jacksoncountyar.org/

The official website for State of Arkansas: www.arkansas.gov/


Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Jacksonport.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Jacksonport - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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

Our list of ZIP Codes for Jacksonport includes: 72075 & 72076.

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Jacksonport) 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 Jacksonport. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Jacksonport

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jacksonport. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6419, Longitude: -91.3079     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Jacksonport have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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