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Welcome to Lonoke ...

The city of Lonoke is located in Lonoke County and is the County Seat for Lonoke County.

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

The pronunciation of Lonoke: LOW-noke<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Lonoke has a population of 4,248 people<3> (see below for details).

Lonoke is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Lonoke is located in the (501) area code.

The ZIP code for Lonoke: 72086<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lonoke had a population of 4,245 people (which is 6.21% of the total population of Lonoke County). This makes Lonoke the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Lonoke represents 0.15% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 73rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,245 people, the population of Lonoke has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,287 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Lonoke had an population of 4,248 people (or a decrease of 0.91% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Lonoke ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Lonoke and not the distance if you drove.<6>.

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Austin   [Map]   3,282   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Beebe   [Map]   8,146   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Cabot   [Map]   26,141   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Carlisle   [Map]   2,182   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
England   [Map]   2,744   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hazen   [Map]   1,383   E   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Lonoke ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Lonoke - they are located in California, Mississippi and Tennessee.

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

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 Lonoke. 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 Lonoke. 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 Lonoke. Our list includes 7 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lonoke ...

Looking for more information about Lonoke? 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 Lonoke, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Lonoke.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Arkansas

About Lonoke County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/

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>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Lonoke. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lonoke.

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<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lonoke - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<5>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 Lonoke). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Lonoke or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lonoke) 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 Lonoke. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lonoke

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lonoke. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7899, Longitude: -91.9074     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lonoke have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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