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Welcome to Rex ...

Rex is located in the Arkansas Ozarks.

Rex is located in Van Buren County<1>.

Rex is 1,640 feet [500 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Rex lies within the (501) area code.

Communities Also Named Rex ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Rex - they are located in California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Missouri, North Carolina (2), Ohio and Oregon.

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

Communities near Rex ...

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

  • Clinton [Van Buren County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clinton
    • Clinton [Van Buren County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of Rex
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,520 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clinton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clinton<4>
  • Hector [Pope County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hector
    • Hector [Pope County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Rex
    • Estimated population in 2019: 466 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hector
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hector<4>
  • Leslie [Searcy County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leslie
    • Leslie [Searcy County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Rex
    • Estimated population in 2019: 415 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leslie have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leslie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leslie<4>
  • Crabtree [Van Buren County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crabtree
    • Crabtree [Van Buren County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Rex
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crabtree
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Scotland [Van Buren County]
    • Tilly [Pope County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tilly
      • Tilly [Pope County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Rex
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tilly have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tilly
    • Cleveland [Conway County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cleveland
      • Cleveland [Conway County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Rex
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cleveland have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cleveland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cleveland<4>
    • Dennard [Van Buren County]
    • Formosa [Van Buren County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Formosa
      • Formosa [Van Buren County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Rex
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Formosa
    • Witt's Springs [Searcy County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Witt's Springs
      • Witt's Springs [Searcy County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Rex
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Witt's Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Witt's Springs

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Rex. See our Newspapers Page for Rex.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rex ...

Looking for more information about Rex? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rex. 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 Van Buren, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rex - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Rex) 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 Rex. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from RexOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rex. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6036, Longitude: -92.7054    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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