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(Desha County)

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Welcome to Pea Ridge ...

Pea Ridge is located in Desha County<1>.

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

Pea Ridge is 150 feet [46 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Pea Ridge: (870)

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 Desha County and the other is located in Benton 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.

  • Dumas [Desha County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dumas
    • Dumas [Desha County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of Pea Ridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,046 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dumas
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dumas<4>
  • Rosedale [Bolivar County]
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    • Rosedale [Bolivar County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the east of Pea Ridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,588 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rosedale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rosedale<4>
  • Gould [Lincoln County]
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    • Gould [Lincoln County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the west of Pea Ridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 724 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gould
  • Gillett [Arkansas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gillett
    • Gillett [Arkansas County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Pea Ridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 680 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gillett
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gillett<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mitchellville [Desha County]
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      • Mitchellville [Desha County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the west of Pea Ridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 339 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mitchellville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mitchellville
    • Tillar [Drew County]
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      • Tillar [Drew County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Pea Ridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 212 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tillar have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tillar
    • Watson [Desha County]
    • Winchester [Drew County]
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      • Winchester [Drew County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Pea Ridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 159 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winchester
    • Reed [Desha County]
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      • Reed [Desha County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the south of Pea Ridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 147 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reed have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reed
    • Kelso [Desha County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kelso
      • Kelso [Desha County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Pea Ridge
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kelso

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. 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Pea Ridge, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Pea Ridge.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Arkansas

About Desha County

About Arkansas

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 State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arkansas' counties, including Desha, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pea Ridge - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Pea Ridge) 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 Pea Ridge. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: 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: 33.9214, Longitude: -91.3383    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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