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Manila, Arkansas

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The location of Manila

Welcome to Manila ...

The city of Manila is located in Mississippi County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Manila has a population of 3,278 people<2> (see below for details).

Manila is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Manila is located in the (870) area code.

The ZIP code for Manila: 72442<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Manila had a population of 3,342 people (which is 7.19% of the total population of Mississippi County). This makes Manila the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Manila represents 0.11% of the population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 87th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,342 people, the population of Manila increased 9.39% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,055 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Manila had an population of 3,278 people. This is a decrease of 1.92% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 7.3% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Manila ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Blytheville   [Map]   14,051   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Caraway   [Map]   1,256   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Gosnell   [Map]   3,271   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Keiser   [Map]   707   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Lake City   [Map]   2,451   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Leachville   [Map]   1,792   NW   5 miles [8 km]

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

Communities Also Named Manila ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Manila - they are located in Alabama (2), Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Tennessee, Texas, Utah and West Virginia.

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

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 Manila. 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 Manila. 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 Manila. Our list includes 5 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Manila ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Manila - 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 Manila). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Manila 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Manila) 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 Manila. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Manila

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Manila. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8843, Longitude: -90.1624     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Manila have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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