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Welcome to Settlement ...

So far, we have found very little information about Settlement. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Settlement to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Settlement, please Contact Us.




Settlement was located in the Arkansas Ozarks.

Settlement would have been located within present day Van Buren County.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Settlement is 510 feet [155 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: The area where Settlement was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Settlement would have been located in the (501) area code.

Communities near Settlement ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Clinton   [Map]   2,486   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Damascus   [Map]   374   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Eglantine   [Map]   ---   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Fairfield Bay   [Map]   ---   SE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Greers Ferry   [Map]   858   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Heber Springs   [Map]   6,967   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Settlement ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Settlement - it's located in Louisiana.

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

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 Settlement. 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 Settlement. 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 Settlement.

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Settlement, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Settlement. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Settlement) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Settlement. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6445, Longitude: -92.3149     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Settlement have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Settlement.

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