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Welcome to Paris ...

The city of Paris is located in Logan County and is the County Seat for Logan County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Paris has a population of 3,395 people<1> (see below for details).

Paris is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Paris is located in the (479) area code.

The ZIP code for Paris: 72855<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Paris had a population of 3,532 people (which is 15.8% of the total population of Logan County). This makes Paris the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Paris represents 0.12% of the population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 84th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,532 people, the population of Paris decreased 4.72% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,707 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Paris had an population of 3,395 people. This is a decrease of 3.88% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.42% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Paris ...

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

Community   2017
Altus   [Map]   738   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Booneville   [Map]   3,853   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Charleston   [Map]   2,463   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Clarksville   [Map]   9,618   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Coal Hill   [Map]   1,026   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hartman   [Map]   539   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Paris ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Arkansas communities named Paris: This one is located in Logan County and the other is located in Greene County.

Beyond Arkansas, there are 37 communities that are also named Paris - they are located in Alabama, California, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa (2), Kansas (3), Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (3), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon (2), Pennsylvania, South Carolina (2), Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Wisconsin and Yukon.

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

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 Paris. 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 Paris. 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 Paris. Our list includes 7 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Paris ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when 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) Paris. 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.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

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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Footnotes ...

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

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Paris - 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 Paris). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Paris or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Paris. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Paris) 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 Paris. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Paris

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Paris. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2921, Longitude: -93.7300     [Map].

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

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