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Welcome to Stamps ...

The city of Stamps is located in Lafayette County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Stamps has a population of 1,476 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Stamps.

Stamps is 250 feet [76 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Stamps: (870)

The ZIP code for Stamps: 71860<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Stamps had an population of 1,476 people. This is a decrease of 12.82% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 30.74% since the 2000 Census).

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 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 (which had a count of 2,131 people).

More information can be found on the Census 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.

Communities near Stamps ...

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

  • Magnolia [Columbia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Magnolia
    • Magnolia [Columbia County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Stamps
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,443 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Magnolia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Magnolia<6>
  • Waldo [Columbia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waldo
    • Waldo [Columbia County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Stamps
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,256 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waldo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waldo<6>
  • Lewisville [Lafayette County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lewisville
    • Lewisville [Lafayette County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the west of Stamps
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,110 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lewisville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lewisville<6>
  • Taylor [Columbia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taylor
    • Taylor [Columbia County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Stamps
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 562 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taylor
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taylor<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • McNeil [Columbia County]
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      • McNeil [Columbia County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Stamps
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 468 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McNeil
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McNeil<6>
    • Garland [Miller County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garland
      • Garland [Miller County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Stamps
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 235 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garland
    • Willisville [Nevada County]
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      • Willisville [Nevada County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Stamps
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 139 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Willisville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Willisville
    • Bodcaw [Nevada County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bodcaw
      • Bodcaw [Nevada County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Stamps
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 126 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bodcaw
    • Patmos [Hempstead County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Patmos
      • Patmos [Hempstead County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Stamps
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 58 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Patmos have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Patmos
    • Old Town [Lafayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Old Town
      • Old Town [Lafayette County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the west of Stamps
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Old Town have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Town

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

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Stamps.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Stamps. See our Newspapers 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 can read an overview with links that will help you 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.

Adding Stamps to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Stamps in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Stamps was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Stamps on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Arkansas (1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Stamps on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index 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: https://portal.arkansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arkansas' counties, including Lafayette, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Stamps.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Stamps - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Stamps. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from StampsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stamps. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3631, Longitude: -93.4950    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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