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Jericho, Arkansas

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The location of Jericho

Welcome to Jericho ...

The town of Jericho is located in Crittenden County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Jericho has a population of 112 people<2> (see below for details).

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

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 lies within the (870) area code.

Population Details ...

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).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Jericho had an population of 112 people. This is a decrease of 5.88% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 39.13% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Jericho ...

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 Jericho and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2017
Earle   [Map]   2,244   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Marion   [Map]   12,440   S   5 miles [8 km]
Marked Tree   [Map]   2,501   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Parkin   [Map]   1,017   W   18 miles [29 km]
Turrell   [Map]   566   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Tyronza   [Map]   748   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

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 Jericho. 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 Jericho. 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 Jericho.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.

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.

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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.

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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 Jericho.

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

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<4>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 drawn 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 for your convenience: 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     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Jericho have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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