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Welcome to Mineral Springs ...

The city of Mineral Springs is located in Howard County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Mineral Springs: Mineral Spgs. (or less commonly used: Mineral Spngs. or Mineral Sprngs.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Mineral Springs has a population of 1,148 people<3> (see below for details).

Mineral Springs is 350 feet [107 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Mineral Springs: (870)

The ZIP code for Mineral Springs: 71851<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mineral Springs had an population of 1,148 people. This is a decrease of 4.97% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.18% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mineral Springs had a population of 1,208 people (or 8.76% of the total population of Howard County). This makes Mineral Springs the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Mineral Springs represents 0.04% of the population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 174th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,208 people, the population of Mineral Springs decreased 4.43% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,264 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Mineral Springs.

Communities Also Named Mineral Springs ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Arkansas communities named Mineral Springs: This one is located in Howard County and the other is located in Franklin County.

Beyond Arkansas, there are 26 communities that are also named Mineral Springs - they are located in Alabama (2), Florida, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana (2), Mississippi, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Texas (2), Virginia and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Mineral Springs ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Mineral Springs.

  • Ashdown [Little River County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashdown
    • Ashdown [Little River County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of Mineral Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,400 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashdown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashdown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashdown<7>
  • Nashville [Howard County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nashville
    • Nashville [Howard County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Mineral Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,386 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nashville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nashville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nashville<7>
  • Murfreesboro [Pike County]
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    • Murfreesboro [Pike County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of Mineral Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,586 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Murfreesboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Murfreesboro<7>
  • Dierks [Howard County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dierks
    • Dierks [Howard County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Mineral Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,082 people
    • Former name for Dierks:
    • Hardscrabble
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dierks
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dierks<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lockesburg [Sevier County]
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      • Lockesburg [Sevier County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Mineral Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 724 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lockesburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lockesburg
    • Wilton [Little River County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilton
      • Wilton [Little River County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Mineral Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 347 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilton<7>
    • Blevins [Hempstead County]
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      • Blevins [Hempstead County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Mineral Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 301 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blevins have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blevins
    • Tollette [Howard County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tollette
      • Tollette [Howard County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the south of Mineral Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 250 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tollette have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tollette
    • Fulton [Hempstead County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fulton
      • Fulton [Hempstead County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Mineral Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 195 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fulton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fulton
    • Washington [Hempstead County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Washington
      • Washington [Hempstead County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Mineral Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 168 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Washington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Washington<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mineral Springs ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Mineral Springs. 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 Howard, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mineral Springs.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mineral Springs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 Mineral Springs). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Mineral Springs or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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 from Point A (ie- Mineral Springs) 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 Mineral Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mineral Springs

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mineral Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8767, Longitude: -93.9222       In this case, the coordinates for Mineral Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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