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Mountain Home, Arkansas
Welcome to Mountain Home ...
The city of Mountain Home is located in the Arkansas Ozarks.
The location of Mountain Home has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
A typical abbreviation for Mountain Home: Mtn. Home
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Mountain Home has a population of 12,332 people<2> (see below for details).
The community of Mountain Home is 810 feet [247 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Mountain Home lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Mountain Home is located in the (870) area code.
The ZIP codes for Mountain Home: 72653-72654<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Mountain Home had a population of 12,448 people (which is 29.99% of the total population of Baxter County). This makes Mountain Home the county's most populous community.
The population of Mountain Home represents 0.43% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 30th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 12,448 people, the population of Mountain Home increased 13.04% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 11,012 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Mountain Home had an population of 12,332 people. This is a decrease of 0.93% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11.99% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Mountain Home.
Communities near Mountain Home ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Mountain Home and not the distance if driven.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Mountain Home.
Communities Also Named Mountain Home ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Arkansas communities named Mountain Home: This one is located in Baxter County and the other is located in White County.
Beyond Arkansas, there are 12 communities that are also named Mountain Home - they are located in Alabama, California (2), Idaho (2), North Carolina (2), Tennessee, Texas, Utah and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Mountain Home.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
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Websites for Mountain Home ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mountain Home ...
Looking for more information about Mountain Home? 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 Mountain Home, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Mountain Home.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Baxter County: www.baxtercounty.org/
The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019