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Sulphur Spring, Arkansas

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Census Data for Sulphur Spring ...

So far, we have found very little information about Sulphur Spring. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Sulphur Spring to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Sulphur Spring, please Contact Us.

As far as we can tell, Sulphur Spring has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Sulphur Spring, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2016<2>
 Harrison13,170   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
 Green Forest2,782   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]

Newton County ...

Sulphur Spring is located in Newton County.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Newton County.

Population Rings for Sulphur Spring ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Sulphur Spring and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Sulphur Spring. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<4> We don't have the population of Sulphur Spring, so its people haven't been included.

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]2184+0.55%
10 mi   [16 km]714,784+1.52%
15 mi   [24 km]1115,571+1.45%
20 mi   [32 km]1316,184+1.39%
25 mi   [40 km]2122,078+0.89%
30 mi   [48 km]2324,731+0.56%

Miscellaneous Information for Sulphur Spring ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has referenced one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Newton County or the community of Sulphur Spring:

The GNIS Codes ...

The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Sulphur Spring:

GNIS ID for Sulphur Spring: 69942

GNIS ID for Newton County: 69900

GNIS ID for Arkansas: 68085

Misc. Census Codes ...

Sulphur Spring would have been located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #7 (the West South-Central Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Sulphur Spring.

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Sulphur Spring, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting in Sulphur Spring. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Sulphur Spring) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sulphur Spring. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1079, Longitude: -93.0713     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sulphur Spring have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>The communities in our count are those provided by the 2010 Census, so keep in mind that our population rings will only include the people living in those communities. Smaller communities usually don't participate directly in the Census and therefore they won't be included. While our count is a close approximation, it shouldn't be considered as a complete or accurate count.

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