A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Okolona ...
The location of Okolona has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Okolona has a population of 137 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Okolona.
Okolona is 390 feet [119 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Okolona lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Okolona is located in the (870) area code.
The ZIP code for Okolona: 71962<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Okolona had an population of 137 people. This is a decrease of 6.8% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 14.37% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Okolona had a population of 147 people. This makes Okolona the county's 5th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 147 people, the population of Okolona decreased 8.13% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 160 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Okolona.
Adding Okolona to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Okolona in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Okolona elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Okolona on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Okolona ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Okolona - they are located in Kentucky, Mississippi, Ohio and Tennessee (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Okolona.
Communities near Okolona ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Okolona.
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 Okolona. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Okolona.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Okolona. 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 Okolona.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Okolona. See our Newspapers Page for Okolona.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Okolona ...
Looking for more information about Okolona? 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 Okolona, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Okolona.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Clark County: www.clarkcountyarkansas.com/
The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 20 Jan 2021