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Welcome to Pine Bluff ...

The city of Pine Bluff is located in Jefferson County<1> and is the County Seat for Jefferson County.

When the people of Pine Bluff refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Pine Bluffian<2>

A typical abbreviation for Pine Bluff: Pine Blf. (or less commonly used: Pine Bluf.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Pine Bluff has a population of 41,474 people<3> (see below for details).

Pine Bluff was established in 1832.

The community of Pine Bluff is 220 feet [67 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Pine Bluff is located in the (870) area code.

The ZIP codes for Pine Bluff: 71601, 71603, 71611, 71613<5>

Websites for Pine Bluff ...

Official Website:   www.cityofpinebluff.com/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.pinebluffchamber.com/

Junior League:   jlpb.net/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Pine Bluff had an population of 41,474 people. This is a decrease of 15.5% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 24.71% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Pine Bluff had a population of 49,083 people (or 63.39% of the total population of Jefferson County). This makes Pine Bluff the county's most populous community.

The population of Pine Bluff represents 1.68% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 9th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 49,083 people, the population of Pine Bluff decreased 10.9% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 55,085 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Pine Bluff.

Adding Pine Bluff to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Communities Also Named Pine Bluff ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Pine Bluff - they are located in California, Florida (2), Maryland, Mississippi (3), Saskatchewan, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Pine Bluff ...

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

  • White Hall [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Hall
    • White Hall [Jefferson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Pine Bluff
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,963 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Hall have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Hall
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Hall<8>
  • Redfield [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Redfield
    • Redfield [Jefferson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Pine Bluff
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,514 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Redfield have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Redfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Redfield<8>
  • Altheimer [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Altheimer
    • Altheimer [Jefferson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Pine Bluff
    • Estimated population in 2019: 811 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Altheimer
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Altheimer<8>
  • Grady [Lincoln County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grady
    • Grady [Lincoln County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Pine Bluff
    • Estimated population in 2019: 391 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grady
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grady<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wabbaseka [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wabbaseka
      • Wabbaseka [Jefferson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Pine Bluff
      • Estimated population in 2019: 218 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wabbaseka
    • Sherrill [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sherrill
      • Sherrill [Jefferson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the north of Pine Bluff
      • Estimated population in 2019: 73 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sherrill have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sherrill
    • Sulphur Springs [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sulphur Springs
      • Sulphur Springs [Jefferson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Pine Bluff
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sulphur Springs
    • Pinebergen [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pinebergen
      • Pinebergen [Jefferson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the south of Pine Bluff
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pinebergen
    • Moscow [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moscow
      • Moscow [Jefferson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Pine Bluff
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moscow have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moscow
    • Jefferson [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jefferson
      • Jefferson [Jefferson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Pine Bluff
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jefferson have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jefferson

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

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Pine Bluff. 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 Pine Bluff.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Pine Bluff. Our list includes 39 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Pine Bluff.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pine Bluff ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Arkansas

About Jefferson County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Pine Bluff: www.cityofpinebluff.com/

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffersoncountyark.com/

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 Jefferson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Pine Bluff refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a city's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Pine Bluff may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Pine Bluff.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pine Bluff - 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 Pine Bluff). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Pine Bluff 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 from Point A (ie- Pine Bluff) 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 Pine Bluff. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pine BluffOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pine Bluff. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2238, Longitude: -92.0033    
<7>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.
<8>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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