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Welcome to Jones Ferry ...

Jones Ferry is located in Jefferson County<1>.


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


Jones Ferry is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Jones Ferry ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 6 communities that are also named Jones Ferry - they are located in Georgia, Louisiana, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas.

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

Communities near Jones Ferry ...

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

  • Dumas
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the south)
  • De Witt
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northeast)
  • Star City
    (18 miles [29 km] to the southwest)
  • Gould
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gould
    • Gould is located in Lincoln County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 719 people
  • Gillett
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the east)
  • Grady
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the west)
  • Mitchellville
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mitchellville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mitchellville
    • Mitchellville is located in Desha County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 327 people
  • Varner
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Varner
    • Varner is located in Lincoln County
  • Bayou Meto
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bayou Meto
    • Bayou Meto is located in Arkansas County
  • Tamo
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tamo
    • Tamo is located in Jefferson County

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jones Ferry ...

Looking for more information about Jones Ferry? 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 Jones Ferry, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Jones Ferry.

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

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffersoncountyark.com/

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 Jefferson, 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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Jones Ferry - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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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