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Jerome, Arkansas

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Welcome to Jerome ...

The town of Jerome is located in Drew County.

When the people of Jerome refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Jeromeite<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Jerome has a population of 35 people<2> (see below for details).

Jerome is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Jerome: (870)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Jerome had a population of 39 people. This makes Jerome the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 39 people, the population of Jerome decreased 15.22% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 46 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Jerome had an population of 35 people. This is a decrease of 10.26% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 23.91% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Jerome ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017
Arkansas City   [Map]   325   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Dermott   [Map]   2,597   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Lake Village   [Map]   2,328   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
McArthur   [Map]   ---   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
McGehee   [Map]   3,824   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Montrose   [Map]   316   S   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Jerome ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 22 communities that are also named Jerome - they are located in Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (3), Michigan, Missouri, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

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 Jerome. 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 Jerome. 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 Jerome.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jerome ...

Looking for more information about Jerome? 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.

Looking for more information about Jerome? 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.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Jerome. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Arkansas

About Drew County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Arkansas:

Footnotes ...

<1>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Jerome refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a town's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Jerome may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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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 Jerome.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Jerome - 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 beginning in Jerome. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Jerome) 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 Jerome. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Jerome

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jerome. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3980, Longitude: -91.4703     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Jerome have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Jerome.


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