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Welcome to Monticello ...
The pronunciation of Monticello: mont-uh-SELL-o<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Monticello has a population of 9,372 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Monticello.
Monticello is 280 feet [85 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Monticello lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Monticello is located in the (870) area code.
The ZIP codes for Monticello: 71655-71657<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Monticello had an population of 9,372 people. This is a decrease of 1% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.47% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Monticello had a population of 9,467 people (or 51.15% of the total population of Drew County). This makes Monticello the county's most populous community.
The population of Monticello represents 0.32% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 40th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 9,467 people, the population of Monticello increased 3.51% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 9,146 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Monticello.
Adding Monticello to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Monticello in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Monticello elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a William Bradley Map (1889).
We also found Monticello mentioned in the book Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Monticello on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Monticello ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 41 communities that are also named Monticello - they are located in Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana (3), Maine, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (3), New Mexico (2), New York (2), North Carolina (3), Ohio (2), Ontario, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward Island, South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Monticello.
Communities near Monticello ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Monticello.
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 Monticello. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Monticello.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Monticello. 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 Monticello.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Monticello. Our list includes 11 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Monticello.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Monticello ...
Looking for more information about Monticello? 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 Monticello, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Monticello.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Monticello. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 04 Mar 2021