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The location of Sterling Springs









Welcome to Sterling Springs ...

Sterling Springs is located in Craighead County.

The location of Sterling Springs has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Sterling Springs: Sterling Spgs. (or less commonly used: Sterling Spngs. or Sterling Sprngs.)

Sterling Springs is 320 feet [98 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Sterling Springs: (870)

Communities near Sterling Springs ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Sterling Springs and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Bay   [Map]   1,805   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Bono   [Map]   2,379   W   5 miles [8 km]
Brookland   [Map]   3,316   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Hoxie   [Map]   2,632   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Jonesboro   [Map]   75,866   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Lake City   [Map]   2,451   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Sterling Springs. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Sterling Springs. 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 Sterling Springs.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sterling Springs ...

Looking for more information about Sterling Springs? 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.

Looking for more information about Sterling Springs? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Sterling Springs, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Sterling Springs.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Arkansas

About Craighead County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Craighead County: www.craigheadcounty.org/

The official website for State of Arkansas: www.arkansas.gov/


Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sterling Springs - 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. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Sterling Springs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sterling Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.9231, Longitude: -90.7021     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sterling Springs 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 Sterling Springs.

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This page was last modified: 18 Dec 2018