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The location of Strong

Welcome to Strong ...

The city of Strong is located in Union County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Strong has a population of 514 people<2> (see below for details).

Strong is 130 feet [40 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Strong is within the boundaries of the (870) area code.

The ZIP code for Strong: 71765<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Strong had a population of 558 people. This makes Strong the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Strong represents 0.02% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 258th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 558 people, the population of Strong decreased 14.29% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 651 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Strong had an population of 514 people. This is a decrease of 7.89% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 21.04% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Strong ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

El Dorado   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the West (W) of Strong

Marion   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Strong

Located in Union Parish (LA)

Huttig   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Strong

Calion   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Strong

Felsenthal   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of Strong

Spearsville   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Strong

Located in Union Parish (LA)

Urbana   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Strong

Bolding   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of Strong

Lawson   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Strong

Crain City   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Strong

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

Communities Also Named Strong ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Strong - they are located in Colorado, Maine, Michigan, Mississippi, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Texas and Utah.

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

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 Strong. 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 Strong. 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 Strong.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Strong ...

Looking for more information about Strong? 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 Strong, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Strong.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Strong - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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 Strong). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Strong or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<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- Strong) 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 Strong. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Strong

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Strong. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1079, Longitude: -92.3599     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Strong have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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