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Welcome to Sulphur Rock ...
The location of Sulphur Rock has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Sulphur Rock, you might consider that their post office opened in 1851.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Sulphur Rock has a population of 458 people<3> (see below for details).
Sulphur Rock is 320 feet [98 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Sulphur Rock lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The ZIP code for Sulphur Rock: 72579<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Sulphur Rock had an population of 458 people. This is an increase of 0.44% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.79% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Sulphur Rock had a population of 456 people. This makes Sulphur Rock the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Sulphur Rock represents 0.02% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 283rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 456 people, the population of Sulphur Rock increased 8.31% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 421 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Sulphur Rock.
Communities near Sulphur Rock ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Sulphur Rock.
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 Sulphur Rock. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sulphur Rock.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Sulphur Rock. 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 Sulphur Rock.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Sulphur Rock. See our Newspapers Page for Sulphur Rock.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sulphur Rock ...
Looking for more information about Sulphur Rock? 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 Sulphur Rock, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Sulphur Rock.
Adding Sulphur Rock to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Sulphur Rock in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Sulphur Rock was in the book titled Table of U.S. Post Offices in the United States (Jan. 1851).
We also found Sulphur Rock on a map titled William Bradley Map (1889).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Sulphur Rock.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified/updated: 04 Dec 2023