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Welcome to Poyen ...

The town of Poyen is located in Grant County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Poyen has a population of 288 people<1> (see below for details).

Poyen is 220 feet [67 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Poyen is located in the (870) area code.

The ZIP code for Poyen: 72128<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Poyen had a population of 290 people. This makes Poyen the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 290 people, the population of Poyen increased 6.62% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 272 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Poyen had an population of 288 people. This is a decrease of 0.69% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.88% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Poyen ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Poyen and not the distance if you drove it.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Bauxite   [Map]   546   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Benton   [Map]   35,789   N   18 miles [29 km]
Haskell   [Map]   4,575   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Leola   [Map]   501   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Malvern   [Map]   10,839   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Midway   [Map]   386   W   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

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 Poyen. 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 Poyen. 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 Poyen.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Poyen ...

Looking for more information about Poyen? 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.

Looking for more information about Poyen? 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.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found 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) Poyen. 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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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Poyen. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Arkansas: www.arkansas.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Poyen.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Poyen - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 town (such as Poyen). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Poyen or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Poyen. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Poyen) 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 Poyen. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Poyen

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Poyen. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3229, Longitude: -92.6420     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Poyen have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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