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South Bend, Arkansas
(Lincoln County)

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Welcome to South Bend ...

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

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

South Bend would have been located within present day Lincoln County.

A typical abbreviation for South Bend: S. Bend

While the community is gone, the present day location for South Bend is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

South Bend would have been located in the (870) area code.

Communities near South Bend ...

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

Community   2016<4>
De Witt   [Map]   3,143   N   18 miles [29 km]
Dumas   [Map]   4,289   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Gillett   [Map]   686   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Gould   [Map]   767   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Grady   [Map]   407   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Mitchellville   [Map]   330   S   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named South Bend ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Arkansas communities named South Bend: This one is located in Lincoln County and the other is located in Lonoke County.

Beyond Arkansas, there are 13 communities that are also named South Bend - they are located in Georgia, Indiana, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Minnesota, Nebraska, Pennsylvania, Texas (2), Washington and Wyoming.

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

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 South Bend. 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 South Bend. 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 South Bend.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities. Since South Bend no longer exists, the following searches are centered on the area where it would have stood. 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.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Arkansas

About Lincoln County

About Arkansas

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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 South Bend, 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 South Bend - 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' (or point-to-point) distance from South Bend. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- South Bend) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Bend. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0376, Longitude: -91.4637     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for South Bend 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 South Bend.

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

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for South Bend.