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Welcome to Mineral Springs ...

The city of Mineral Springs is located in Howard County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Mineral Springs has a population of 1,166 people<1> (see below for details).

Mineral Springs is 350 feet [107 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Mineral Springs is located in the (870) area code.

The ZIP code for Mineral Springs: 71851<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mineral Springs had a population of 1,208 people (which is 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 total 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 (that had a count of 1,264 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Mineral Springs had an population of 1,166 people. This is a decrease of 3.48% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.75% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Mineral Springs ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Mineral Springs and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Ashdown   [Map]   4,428   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Blevins   [Map]   306   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Dierks   [Map]   1,102   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Fulton   [Map]   195   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Lockesburg   [Map]   725   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Murfreesboro   [Map]   1,554   NE   18 miles [29 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Mineral Springs. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • 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 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 Mineral Springs.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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 get an overview with links that will help you to 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.

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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: www.arkansas.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mineral Springs.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mineral Springs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from Mineral Springs. A straight line distance ignores things 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 (or directions), 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 for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mineral Springs

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

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