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The location of Murray









Welcome to Murray ...

Murray is located in the Arkansas Ozarks.

Murray is located in Newton County.

The location of Murray has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Murray is 1,060 feet [323 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Murray: (870)

Communities near Murray ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Murray and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Boston   [Map]   ---   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Compton   [Map]   ---   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Deer   [Map]   ---   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hasty   [Map]   ---   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Jasper   [Map]   440   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Kingston   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Murray ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 28 communities that are also named Murray - they are located in California, Connecticut, Florida, Idaho, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina (2), South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington and West Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Murray. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Murray. 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 Murray.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Murray:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Murray ...

Looking for more information about Murray? 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.

Looking for more information about Murray? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Murray, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Murray.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Arkansas

About Newton County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Murray - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Murray) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Murray. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.9301, Longitude: -93.3118     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Murray have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Murray.

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