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Welcome to Russellville ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Russellville has a population of 29,175 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Russellville.
Russellville is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Russellville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Russellville is located in the (479) area code.
The ZIP codes for Russellville: 72801-72802, 72811-72812<4>
Websites for Russellville ...
Official Website: www.russellvillearkansas.org/
Chamber of Commerce: www.russellvillechamber.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Russellville had an population of 29,175 people. This is an increase of 4.49% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 23.19% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Russellville had a population of 27,920 people (or 45.21% of the total population of Pope County). This makes Russellville the county's most populous community.
The population of Russellville represents 0.96% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 16th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 27,920 people, the population of Russellville increased 17.9% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 23,682 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Russellville.
Adding Russellville to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Russellville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Russellville elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a William Bradley Map (1889).
We also found Russellville mentioned in the book Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Russellville on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Russellville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 31 communities that are also named Russellville - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi (2), Missouri (3), New Brunswick, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Russellville.
Communities near Russellville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Russellville.
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 Russellville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Russellville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Russellville. 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 Russellville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Russellville. Our list includes 22 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Russellville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Russellville ...
Looking for more information about Russellville? 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 Russellville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Russellville.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Russellville: www.russellvillearkansas.org/
The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 04 Mar 2021