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Welcome to North Little Rock ...

The city of North Little Rock is located in Pulaski County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for North Little Rock: N. Little Rock

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, North Little Rock has a population of 65,903 people<3> (see below for details).

North Little Rock was established in 1903.

The community of North Little Rock is 290 feet [88 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

North Little Rock is within the (501) area code.

The ZIP codes for North Little Rock: 72114-72119, 72124, 72190, 72199<5>

Websites for North Little Rock ...

Official Website:   www.northlr.org/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.nlrchamber.org/

Junior League:   www.jlnlr.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, North Little Rock had an population of 65,903 people. This is an increase of 5.78% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.05% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, North Little Rock had a population of 62,304 people (or 16.28% of the total population of Pulaski County). This makes North Little Rock the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of North Little Rock represents 2.14% of the population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 62,304 people, the population of North Little Rock increased 3.1% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 60,433 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for North Little Rock.

Communities near North Little Rock ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near North Little Rock.

  • Jacksonville [Pulaski County]
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    • Jacksonville [Pulaski County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northeast of North Little Rock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 28,235 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jacksonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jacksonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jacksonville<7>
  • Cabot [Lonoke County]
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    • Cabot [Lonoke County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of North Little Rock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,352 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cabot have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cabot
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cabot<7>
  • Bryant [Saline County]
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    • Bryant [Saline County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of North Little Rock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,968 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bryant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bryant
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bryant<7>
  • Maumelle [Pulaski County]
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    • Maumelle [Pulaski County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northwest of North Little Rock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,199 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maumelle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maumelle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maumelle<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lonoke [Lonoke County]
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      • Lonoke [Lonoke County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of North Little Rock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,187 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lonoke have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lonoke
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lonoke<7>
    • Shannon Hills [Saline County]
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      • Shannon Hills [Saline County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southwest of North Little Rock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,990 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shannon Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Alexander [Saline County]
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      • Alexander [Saline County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of North Little Rock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,457 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alexander have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alexander
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alexander<7>
    • Mayflower [Faulkner County]
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      • Mayflower [Faulkner County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northwest of North Little Rock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,391 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mayflower
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mayflower<7>
    • Wrightsville [Pulaski County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wrightsville
      • Wrightsville [Pulaski County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of North Little Rock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,131 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wrightsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wrightsville
    • Keo [Lonoke County]
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      • Keo [Lonoke County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southeast of North Little Rock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 251 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Keo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Keo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Keo<7>

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around North Little Rock. Our list includes 10 papers. See our Newspapers Page for North Little Rock.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for North Little Rock ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Arkansas

About Pulaski County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for North Little Rock: www.northlr.org/

The official website for Pulaski County: www.co.pulaski.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 Pulaski, 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 North Little Rock.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around North Little Rock - 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 North Little Rock). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether North Little Rock or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for North Little Rock includes: 72114, 72115, 72116, 72117, 72118, 72124, 72190 & 72199.
<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- North Little Rock) 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 North Little Rock. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from North Little Rock

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in North Little Rock. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7841, Longitude: -92.2438       In this case, the coordinates for North Little Rock 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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