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Perryville, Arkansas

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The location of Perryville

Welcome to Perryville ...

The city of Perryville is located in Perry County and is the County Seat for Perry County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Perryville has a population of 1,436 people<2> (see below for details).

Perryville is 330 feet [101 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Perryville is within the (501) area code.

The ZIP code for Perryville: 72126<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Perryville had a population of 1,460 people (or 13.98% of the total population of Perry County). This makes Perryville the county's most populous community.

The population of Perryville represents 0.05% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 159th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,460 people, the population of Perryville has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,458 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Perryville had an population of 1,436 people. This is a decrease of 1.64% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.51% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Perryville ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<5>.

Community   2017
Adona   [Map]   204   W   5 miles [8 km]
Atkins   [Map]   3,038   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Bigelow   [Map]   331   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Casa   [Map]   169   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Fourche   [Map]   63   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Houston   [Map]   172   E   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Perryville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 29 communities that are also named Perryville - they are located in Alabama (2), Alaska, Arizona, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky (3), Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts (2), Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania (4), Rhode Island, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

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

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 Perryville. 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 Perryville. 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 Perryville. Our list includes 5 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Perryville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Perryville. 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 Perryville.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Perryville - 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 Perryville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Perryville 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Perryville) 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 Perryville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Perryville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Perryville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0092, Longitude: -92.8039     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Perryville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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