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Welcome to Monette ...

The city of Monette is located in Craighead County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Monette has a population of 1,599 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Monette.

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

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

The telephone area code for Monette: (870)

The ZIP code for Monette: 72447<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Monette had an population of 1,599 people. This is an increase of 6.53% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 35.62% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Monette had a population of 1,501 people. This makes Monette the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Monette represents 0.05% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 157th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,501 people, the population of Monette increased 27.31% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,179 people).

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

Communities Also Named Monette ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Monette - it's located in Iowa.

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

Communities near Monette ...

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

  • Jonesboro [Craighead County]
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    • Jonesboro [Craighead County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Monette
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 79,859 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jonesboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jonesboro<6>
  • Paragould [Greene County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paragould
    • Paragould [Greene County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Monette
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,257 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paragould have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paragould
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paragould<6>
  • Trumann [Poinsett County]
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    • Trumann [Poinsett County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Monette
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,906 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trumann have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trumann
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trumann<6>
  • Brookland [Craighead County]
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    • Brookland [Craighead County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Monette
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,863 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookland<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Manila [Mississippi County]
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      • Manila [Mississippi County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Monette
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,339 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manila
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manila<6>
    • Lake City [Craighead County]
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      • Lake City [Craighead County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Monette
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,735 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake City have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake City<6>
    • Leachville [Mississippi County]
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      • Leachville [Mississippi County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northeast of Monette
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,843 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leachville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leachville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leachville<6>
    • Bay [Craighead County]
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      • Bay [Craighead County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Monette
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,816 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bay
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bay<6>
    • Lepanto [Poinsett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lepanto
      • Lepanto [Poinsett County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Monette
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,796 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lepanto have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lepanto
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lepanto<6>
    • Senath [Dunklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Senath
      • Senath [Dunklin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Monette
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,596 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Senath have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Senath

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Monette. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Monette.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Monette ...

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

Adding Monette to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Monette in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Monette was on a map titled Road Map for Arkansas, Louisiana and Mississippi (from Shell Oil, 1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Monette on our Genealogy Page.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Craighead County: www.craigheadcounty.org/

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 Craighead, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Monette.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Monette - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 Monette). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Monette or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Monette) 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 Monette. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MonetteOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Monette. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8906, Longitude: -90.3444    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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