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Lepanto, Arkansas

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Welcome to Lepanto ...

The city of Lepanto is located in Poinsett County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Lepanto has a population of 1,833 people<1> (see below for details).

Lepanto is 220 feet [67 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Lepanto is within the (870) area code.

The ZIP code for Lepanto: 72354<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lepanto had a population of 1,893 people (or 7.7% of the total population of Poinsett County). This makes Lepanto the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Lepanto represents 0.06% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 138th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,893 people, the population of Lepanto decreased 11.25% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,133 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Lepanto had an population of 1,833 people. This is a decrease of 3.17% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 14.06% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Lepanto ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Lepanto and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Bay   [Map]   1,805   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Caraway   [Map]   1,256   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Keiser   [Map]   707   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Lake City   [Map]   2,451   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Marked Tree   [Map]   2,501   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Monette   [Map]   1,593   N   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

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 Lepanto. 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 Lepanto. 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 Lepanto.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lepanto ...

Looking for more information about Lepanto? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Lepanto, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Lepanto.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be 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) Lepanto. 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
 RV PartsCemeteries
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.

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About Poinsett County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

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

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lepanto - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 city (such as Lepanto). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Lepanto or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from Lepanto. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lepanto) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Lepanto. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lepanto

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lepanto. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6078, Longitude: -90.3335     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lepanto 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 Lepanto.


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