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Welcome to Pea Ridge ...

The city of Pea Ridge is located in Northwest Arkansas.

Pea Ridge is located in Benton County<1>.

The location of Pea Ridge has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Pea Ridge has a population of 6,211 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Pea Ridge.

The community of Pea Ridge is 1,310 feet [399 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Pea Ridge lies within the (479) area code.

The ZIP code for Pea Ridge: 72751<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Pea Ridge had an population of 6,211 people. This is an increase of 29.56% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 164.75% since the 2000 Census).

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 (which had a count of 2,346 people).

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

Adding Pea Ridge to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Pea Ridge in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Pea Ridge was on a map titled William Bradley Map (1889).

We also found Pea Ridge in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Pea Ridge on our Genealogy Page.

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.

Communities near Pea Ridge ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Pea Ridge.

  • Springdale [Washington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springdale
    • Springdale [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Pea Ridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 81,125 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springdale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springdale<7>
  • Rogers [Benton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rogers
    • Rogers [Benton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the south of Pea Ridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 68,669 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rogers
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rogers<7>
  • Bentonville [Benton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bentonville
    • Bentonville [Benton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Pea Ridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 54,909 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bentonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bentonville<7>
  • Bella Vista [Benton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bella Vista
    • Bella Vista [Benton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the west of Pea Ridge
    • Estimated population in 2015: 27,999 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bella Vista
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bella Vista<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Centerton [Benton County]
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      • Centerton [Benton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Pea Ridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,244 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centerton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centerton<7>
    • Lowell [Benton County]
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      • Lowell [Benton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the south of Pea Ridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,544 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lowell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lowell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lowell<7>
    • Cave Springs [Benton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cave Springs
      • Cave Springs [Benton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Pea Ridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,276 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cave Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cave Springs
    • Gravette [Benton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gravette
      • Gravette [Benton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Pea Ridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,516 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gravette have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gravette
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gravette<7>
    • Little Flock [Benton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Little Flock
      • Little Flock [Benton County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the south of Pea Ridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,786 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Little Flock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Little Flock
    • Bethel Heights [Benton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bethel Heights
      • Bethel Heights [Benton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of Pea Ridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,771 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethel Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethel Heights

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 Pea Ridge. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Pea Ridge.

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Pea Ridge.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Pea Ridge. Our list includes 8 papers. See our Newspapers 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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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.

The official website for Benton County: www.co.benton.ar.us/

The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arkansas' counties, including Benton, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Pea Ridge.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pea Ridge - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pea RidgeOur 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       In this case, the coordinates for Pea Ridge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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