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Leslie, Arkansas

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The location of Leslie

Welcome to Leslie ...

The city of Leslie is located in the Arkansas Ozarks.

Leslie is located in Searcy County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Leslie has a population of 415 people<2> (see below for details).

The community of Leslie is 1,070 feet [326 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Leslie: (870)

The ZIP code for Leslie: 72645<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Leslie had a population of 441 people (which is 5.38% of the total population of Searcy County). This makes Leslie the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Leslie represents 0.02% of the population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 295th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 441 people, the population of Leslie decreased 8.51% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 482 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Leslie had an population of 415 people. This is a decrease of 5.9% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.9% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Leslie ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Leslie and not the distance if driven.<5>.

Community   2017
Alco   [Map]   ---   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Baker   [Map]   ---   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Big Flat   [Map]   103   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Clinton   [Map]   2,486   S   18 miles [29 km]
Dennard   [Map]   ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
Gilbert   [Map]   27   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Leslie ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named Leslie - they are located in Alabama (2), Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri (2), New York, Ohio (2), Quebec, Saskatchewan, Texas (2), Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

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 Leslie. 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 Leslie. 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 Leslie.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Leslie ...

Looking for more information about Leslie? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Leslie, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Leslie.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Leslie. 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 Leslie.

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

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<4>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 Leslie). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Leslie or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Leslie) 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 Leslie. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Leslie

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Leslie. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8297, Longitude: -92.5561     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Leslie have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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