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Welcome to North Little Rock ...

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

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, North Little Rock has a population of 65,911 people<1> (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.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for North Little Rock: (501)

The ZIP codes for North Little Rock: 72114-72119, 72124, 72190, 72199<3>

Population Details ...

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 total 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).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, North Little Rock had an population of 65,911 people. This is an increase of 5.79% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.06% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near North Little Rock ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017
Alexander   [Map]   3,057   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Bryant   [Map]   20,194   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Cabot   [Map]   26,141   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Jacksonville   [Map]   28,513   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Keo   [Map]   256   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Lonoke   [Map]   4,248   E   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around North Little Rock. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • 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 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 North Little Rock. Our list includes 10 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for North Little Rock:

Websites for North Little Rock ...

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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 get an overview with links that will help you to 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.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) North Little Rock. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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About Pulaski County

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for North Little Rock.

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

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<3>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.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in North Little Rock. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- North Little Rock) 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 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 that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7841, Longitude: -92.2438     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for North Little Rock have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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