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Stamps, Arkansas

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Welcome to Stamps ...

The city of Stamps is located in Lafayette County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Stamps has a population of 1,505 people<1> (see below for details).

Stamps is 250 feet [76 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Stamps is located in the (870) area code.

The ZIP code for Stamps: 71860<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Stamps had a population of 1,693 people (which is 22.15% of the total population of Lafayette County). This makes Stamps the county's most populous community.

The population of Stamps represents 0.06% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 147th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,693 people, the population of Stamps decreased 20.55% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,131 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Stamps had an population of 1,505 people. This is a decrease of 11.1% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 29.38% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Stamps ...

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

Community   2017
Bodcaw   [Map]   127   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Garland   [Map]   240   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Lewisville   [Map]   1,150   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Magnolia   [Map]   11,467   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
McNeil   [Map]   479   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Old Town   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Stamps ...

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

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

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 Stamps. 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 Stamps. 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 Stamps.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stamps ...

Looking for more information about Stamps? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Stamps, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Stamps.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) Stamps. 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 ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Arkansas

About Lafayette County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Stamps. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Arkansas:

Footnotes ...

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

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Stamps - 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 city (such as Stamps). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Stamps 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 starting in Stamps. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Stamps) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Stamps. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Stamps

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stamps. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3631, Longitude: -93.4950     [Map].

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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 Stamps.


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