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Welcome to Leslie ...
The city of Leslie is located in the Arkansas Ozarks.
The location of Leslie has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Leslie has a population of 415 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Leslie.
The community of Leslie is 1,070 feet [326 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Leslie lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Leslie is within the (870) area code.
The ZIP code for Leslie: 72645<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 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).
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 total 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).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Leslie.
Adding Leslie to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Leslie in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Leslie elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Leslie on our Genealogy Page.
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.
Communities near Leslie ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Leslie.
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 Leslie. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Leslie.
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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Leslie.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Leslie. See our Newspapers 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 ...
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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This page was last modified: 18 Jan 2021