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Welcome to Norphlet ...

The city of Norphlet is located in Union County<1>.

The location of Norphlet has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Norphlet has a population of 782 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Norphlet is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Norphlet is located in the (870) area code.

The ZIP code for Norphlet: 71759<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Norphlet had an population of 782 people. This is a decrease of 7.35% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.87% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Norphlet had a population of 844 people. This makes Norphlet the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Norphlet represents 0.03% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 205th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 844 people, the population of Norphlet increased 2.68% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 822 people).

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

Communities near Norphlet ...

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

  • El Dorado [Union County]
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    • El Dorado [Union County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the south of Norphlet
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,651 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on El Dorado
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for El Dorado<7>
  • Smackover [Union County]
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    • Smackover [Union County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the northwest of Norphlet
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,688 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smackover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smackover
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smackover<7>
  • Hampton [Calhoun County]
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    • Hampton [Calhoun County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of Norphlet
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,258 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hampton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hampton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hampton<7>
  • Calion [Union County]
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    • Calion [Union County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the east of Norphlet
    • Estimated population in 2019: 445 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Calion have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calion
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Harrell [Calhoun County]
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      • Harrell [Calhoun County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northeast of Norphlet
      • Estimated population in 2019: 248 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrell
    • Louann [Ouachita County]
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      • Louann [Ouachita County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Norphlet
      • Estimated population in 2019: 151 people
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    • Dumas City [Union County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dumas City
      • Dumas City [Union County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Norphlet
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dumas City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dumas City
    • Perdue City [Union County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perdue City
      • Perdue City [Union County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Norphlet
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perdue City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perdue City
    • Crain City [Union County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crain City
      • Crain City [Union County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the east of Norphlet
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crain City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crain City
    • Lisbon [Union County]
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      • Lisbon [Union County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the west of Norphlet
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lisbon

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Norphlet. See our Newspapers Page for Norphlet.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Norphlet ...

Looking for more information about Norphlet? 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 Norphlet, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Norphlet.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Union County: www.co.union.ar.us/

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 Union, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Norphlet.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Norphlet - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 Norphlet). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Norphlet or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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 from Point A (ie- Norphlet) 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 Norphlet. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Norphlet

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Norphlet. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3200, Longitude: -92.6622       In this case, the coordinates for Norphlet have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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