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Sulphur Springs, Arkansas
(Benton County)

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The location of Sulphur Springs

Welcome to Sulphur Springs ...

The city of Sulphur Springs is located in Benton County.

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

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Sulphur Springs has a population of 540 people<2> (see below for details).

Sulphur Springs is 900 feet [274 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Sulphur Springs is located in the (479) area code.

The ZIP code for Sulphur Springs: 72768<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Sulphur Springs had a population of 511 people. This makes Sulphur Springs the county's 16th most populous community.

The population of Sulphur Springs represents 0.02% of the population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 269th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 511 people, the population of Sulphur Springs decreased 23.85% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 671 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Sulphur Springs had an population of 540 people. This is an increase of 5.68% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 19.52% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Sulphur Springs.

Communities near Sulphur Springs ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Sulphur Springs and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Bella Vista   [Map]   ---   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Bentonville   [Map]   49,298   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Cave Springs   [Map]   4,432   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Centerton   [Map]   14,001   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Gentry   [Map]   3,795   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Gravette   [Map]   3,304   S   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Sulphur Springs ...

While we believe that this Sulphur Springs is located in Benton County, we know of another 6 Arkansas communities named Sulphur Springs. Those communities are located in the following counties: Ashley, Jefferson, Johnson, Montgomery, Van Buren and Yell County.

Beyond Arkansas, there are 60 communities that are also named Sulphur Springs - they are located in Alabama (7), California (3), Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, New York (2), North Carolina (4), Ohio (4), Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee (11), Texas (3), Virginia, Washington and West Virginia.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sulphur Springs ...

Looking for more information about Sulphur 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Sulphur Springs, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Sulphur Springs.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Sulphur Springs. 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 Sulphur Springs.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sulphur Springs - 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 Sulphur Springs). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Sulphur Springs 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 from Point A (ie- Sulphur Springs) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Sulphur Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Sulphur Springs

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sulphur Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.4837, Longitude: -94.4587     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sulphur Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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