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Welcome to Jericho ...

The town of Jericho is located in Crittenden County<1>.

The location of Jericho has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Jericho has a population of 104 people<3> (see below for details).

Jericho is 220 feet [67 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Note: If you leave Jericho and travel east, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Jericho is located in the (870) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Jericho had an population of 104 people. This is a decrease of 12.61% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 43.48% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Jericho had a population of 119 people. This makes Jericho the county's 12th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 119 people, the population of Jericho decreased 35.33% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 184 people).

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

Communities Also Named Jericho ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 42 communities that are also named Jericho - they are located in Alabama (2), Connecticut, Indiana (2), Kansas, Kentucky (5), Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, New Brunswick, New Hampshire (2), New Jersey (2), New York (4), North Carolina, Ohio (3), Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina, Texas (2), Utah, Vermont (2), Virginia (2), Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin (2).

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

Communities near Jericho ...

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

  • Memphis [Shelby County]
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    • Memphis [Shelby County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Jericho
    • Estimated population in 2019: 651,073 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Memphis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Memphis<6>
  • West Memphis [Crittenden County]
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    • West Memphis [Crittenden County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Jericho
    • Estimated population in 2019: 24,402 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Memphis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Memphis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Memphis<6>
  • Marion [Crittenden County]
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    • Marion [Crittenden County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the south of Jericho
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,310 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marion<6>
  • Millington [Shelby County]
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    • Millington [Shelby County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Jericho
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,641 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millington<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Marked Tree [Poinsett County]
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      • Marked Tree [Poinsett County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Jericho
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,420 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marked Tree<6>
    • Earle [Crittenden County]
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      • Earle [Crittenden County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Jericho
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,179 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Earle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Earle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Earle<6>
    • Hunt Village [Shelby County]
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      • Hunt Village [Shelby County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Jericho
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,234 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hunt Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hunt Village
    • Parkin [Cross County]
    • Tyronza [Poinsett County]
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      • Tyronza [Poinsett County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Jericho
      • Estimated population in 2019: 721 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tyronza<6>
    • Turrell [Crittenden County]
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      • Turrell [Crittenden County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Jericho
      • Estimated population in 2019: 555 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Turrell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Turrell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Turrell<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jericho ...

Looking for more information about Jericho? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Jericho, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Jericho.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Arkansas

About Crittenden County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Jericho. 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 Crittenden, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Jericho.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Jericho - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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- Jericho) 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 Jericho. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Jericho

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jericho. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2856, Longitude: -90.2293       In this case, the coordinates for Jericho have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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