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Welcome to Lester Junction ...

Lester Junction is located in Ouachita County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Lester Junction: Lester Jct. (or less commonly used: Lester Jctn.)

Lester Junction is 250 feet [76 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Lester Junction is located in the (870) area code.

Communities Also Named Lester Junction ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Lester Junction - it's located in Nebraska.

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

Communities near Lester Junction ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Lester Junction.

  • Camden [Ouachita County]
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    • Camden [Ouachita County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Lester Junction
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,749 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Camden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Camden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Camden<5>
  • Bearden [Ouachita County]
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    • Bearden [Ouachita County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Lester Junction
    • Estimated population in 2019: 858 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bearden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bearden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bearden<5>
  • East Camden [Ouachita County]
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    • East Camden [Ouachita County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Lester Junction
    • Estimated population in 2019: 818 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Camden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Camden
  • Stephens [Ouachita County]
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    • Stephens [Ouachita County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Lester Junction
    • Estimated population in 2019: 787 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stephens have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stephens
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stephens<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Chidester [Ouachita County]
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      • Chidester [Ouachita County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Lester Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 260 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chidester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Rosston [Nevada County]
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      • Rosston [Nevada County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Lester Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 237 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rosston
    • Louann [Ouachita County]
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      • Louann [Ouachita County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Lester Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 151 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Louann
    • Bluff City [Nevada County]
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      • Bluff City [Nevada County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Lester Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 116 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bluff City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bluff City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bluff City<5>
    • Whelen Springs [Clark County]
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      • Whelen Springs [Clark County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Lester Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 85 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whelen Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whelen Springs
    • Cale [Nevada County]
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      • Cale [Nevada County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Lester Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 69 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cale

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lester Junction ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Arkansas

About Ouachita County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Ouachita, 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 have 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 Lester Junction - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lester Junction) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lester Junction. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6279, Longitude: -92.9371       In this case, the coordinates for Lester Junction have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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