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Welcome to Perryville ...

The city of Perryville is located in Perry County<1> and is the County Seat for Perry County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Perryville has a population of 1,457 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Perryville is 330 feet [101 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Perryville: (501)

The ZIP code for Perryville: 72126<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Perryville had an population of 1,457 people. This is a decrease of 0.21% since the 2010 Census.

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 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 (with a count of 1,458 people).

More information can be found on the Census 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.

Communities near Perryville ...

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

  • Morrilton (10 miles [16.1 km] to the north)
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    • Morrilton lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the north of Perryville and is located in Conway County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,679 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morrilton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morrilton<7>
  • Atkins (18 miles [29 km] to the northwest)
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    • Atkins lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Perryville and is located in Pope County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,042 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Atkins
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atkins<7>
  • Plumerville (13 miles [20.9 km] to the northeast)
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    • Plumerville lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Perryville and is located in Conway County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 776 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plumerville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plumerville<7>
  • Oppelo (6 miles [9.7 km] to the north)
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    • Oppelo lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the north of Perryville and is located in Conway County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 747 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oppelo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Bigelow (9 miles [14.5 km] to the east)
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    • Bigelow lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the east of Perryville and is located in Perry County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 347 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bigelow
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bigelow<7>
  • Menifee (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast)
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    • Menifee lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Perryville and is located in Conway County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 321 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Menifee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Menifee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Menifee<7>
  • Adona (5 miles [8 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Adona
    • Adona lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the west of Perryville and is located in Perry County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 203 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Adona have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adona
  • Houston (6 miles [9.7 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Houston
    • Houston lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the east of Perryville and is located in Perry County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 171 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Houston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Houston<7>
  • Casa (13 miles [20.9 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Casa
    • Casa lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the west of Perryville and is located in Perry County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 169 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Casa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Casa
  • Fourche (10 miles [16.1 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fourche
    • Fourche lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the east of Perryville and is located in Perry County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 62 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fourche have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fourche

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Perryville. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers 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.

Adding Perryville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Perryville 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 Perryville was on a map titled William Bradley Map (1889).

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

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

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Perryville

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About Perry County

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Perryville. 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 Perry, 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 Perryville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Perryville - 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 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).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from PerryvilleOur 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       In this case, the coordinates for Perryville 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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