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The location of Old Town













Welcome to Old Town ...

Old Town is located in Lafayette County.

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

Old Town is 350 feet [107 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Old Town: (870)

Communities near Old Town ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Old Town and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Bodcaw   [Map]   127   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Buckner   [Map]   246   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Fouke   [Map]   867   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Garland   [Map]   240   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Hope   [Map]   9,790   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Kress City   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Old Town ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Arkansas communities named Old Town: This one is located in Lafayette County and the other is located in Phillips County.

Beyond Arkansas, there are 35 communities that are also named Old Town - they are located in Alabama (3), British Columbia, California (5), Florida (2), Georgia, Indiana (2), Iowa, Maine, Maryland (2), Missouri (2), Montana, New Mexico (2), New York, North Carolina (2), Northwest Territories, Ohio (2), Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and Washington.

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

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 Old Town. 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 Old Town. 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 Old Town.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Old Town ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Arkansas

About Lafayette County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Old Town. 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 Old Town - 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Old Town) 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 Old Town. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Old Town

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Old Town. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3848, Longitude: -93.5757     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Old Town 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 Old Town.

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