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Pea Ridge, Arkansas
(Benton County)

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The location of Pea Ridge

Welcome to Pea Ridge ...

The city of Pea Ridge is located in Northwest Arkansas.

Pea Ridge is located in Benton County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Pea Ridge: Pea Rdg. (or less commonly used: Pea Rdge. or Pea Ridg.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Pea Ridge has a population of 5,721 people<2> (see below for details).

The community of Pea Ridge is 1,310 feet [399 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Pea Ridge is within the boundaries of the (479) area code.

The ZIP code for Pea Ridge: 72751<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Pea Ridge had a population of 4,794 people. This makes Pea Ridge the county's 8th most populous community.

The population of Pea Ridge represents 0.16% of the population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 62nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,794 people, the population of Pea Ridge increased 104.35% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,346 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Pea Ridge had an population of 5,721 people. This is an increase of 19.34% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 143.86% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Pea Ridge.

Communities near Pea Ridge ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.

Community   2017
Bella Vista   [Map]   ---   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Bentonville   [Map]   49,298   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Bethel Heights   [Map]   2,762   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Cave Springs   [Map]   4,432   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Centerton   [Map]   14,001   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Gravette   [Map]   3,304   W   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named Pea Ridge ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Arkansas communities named Pea Ridge: This one is located in Benton County and the other is located in Desha County.

Beyond Arkansas, there are 21 communities that are also named Pea Ridge - they are located in Alabama (6), Kentucky (4), Maine, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina (3), Tennessee (3) and West Virginia.

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

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 Pea Ridge. 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 Pea Ridge. 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 Pea Ridge. Our list includes 8 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pea Ridge ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Pea Ridge. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pea Ridge - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>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 Pea Ridge). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Pea Ridge or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>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 from Point A (ie- Pea Ridge) 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 Pea Ridge. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pea Ridge

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pea Ridge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.4483, Longitude: -94.1207     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pea Ridge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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