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Welcome to Pine Bluff ...

The city of Pine Bluff is located in Jefferson County 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<1>

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Pine Bluff has a population of 42,984 people<2> (see below for details).

Pine Bluff was established in 1832.

The community of Pine Bluff is 220 feet [67 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Pine Bluff lies within the (870) area code.

The ZIP codes for Pine Bluff: 71601, 71603, 71611, 71613<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Pine Bluff had a population of 49,083 people (which is 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 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).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Pine Bluff had an population of 42,984 people. This is a decrease of 12.43% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 21.97% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Pine Bluff ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Pine Bluff and not the distance if you drove it.<5>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Altheimer   [Map]   846   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Jefferson   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Moscow   [Map]   ---   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Redfield   [Map]   1,540   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Sherrill   [Map]   76   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Sulphur Springs   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

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.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Pine Bluff. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • 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 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 Pine Bluff. Our list includes 39 papers.

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

Websites for Pine Bluff ...

Official Website:   www.cityofpinebluff.com/
 
Chamber of Commerce:   www.pinebluffchamber.com/
 
Junior League:   jlpb.net/

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 get an overview with links that will help you to 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 and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Pine Bluff.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Pine Bluff. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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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: www.arkansas.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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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 Pine Bluff.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pine Bluff - 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 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).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Pine Bluff. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn 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 for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pine Bluff

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pine Bluff. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2120, Longitude: -92.0177     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pine Bluff have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Pine Bluff.



 
 
 

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