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Welcome to Sunset ...

The town of Sunset is located in Crittenden County<1>.

The location of Sunset has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Sunset has a population of 190 people<3> (see below for details).

Sunset is 210 feet [64 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Sunset is within the (870) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Sunset had an population of 190 people. This is a decrease of 4.04% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 45.4% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Sunset had a population of 198 people. This makes Sunset the county's 9th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 198 people, the population of Sunset decreased 43.1% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 348 people).

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

Communities Also Named Sunset ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Arkansas communities named Sunset: This one is located in Crittenden County and the other is located in Washington County.

Beyond Arkansas, there are 51 communities that are also named Sunset - they are located in Alabama, Arizona (2), British Columbia, California (3), Colorado (2), Florida (2), Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas (4), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Montana (2), Nevada, New Mexico, New York, Oklahoma, Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina, Tennessee (3), Texas (4), Utah, Washington (3), West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Sunset ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Sunset.

  • Memphis [Shelby County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Memphis
    • Memphis [Shelby County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Sunset
    • Estimated population in 2019: 651,073 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Memphis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Memphis<6>
  • Spring Lake [Shelby County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Lake
    • Spring Lake [Shelby County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Sunset
    • Estimated population in 2014: 34,269 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Lake
  • West Memphis [Crittenden County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Memphis
    • West Memphis [Crittenden County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Sunset
    • Estimated population in 2019: 24,402 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Memphis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Memphis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Memphis<6>
  • Millington [Shelby County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millington
    • Millington [Shelby County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Sunset
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,641 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millington<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Earle [Crittenden County]
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      • Earle [Crittenden County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Sunset
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,179 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Earle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Earle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Earle<6>
    • Walls [DeSoto County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walls
      • Walls [DeSoto County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Sunset
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,420 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walls<6>
    • Hunt Village [Shelby County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hunt Village
      • Hunt Village [Shelby County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Sunset
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,234 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hunt Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hunt Village
    • Parkin [Cross County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parkin
      • Parkin [Cross County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Sunset
      • Estimated population in 2019: 990 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parkin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parkin<6>
    • Turrell [Crittenden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Turrell
      • Turrell [Crittenden County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Sunset
      • Estimated population in 2019: 555 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Turrell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Turrell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Turrell<6>
    • Joiner [Mississippi County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Joiner
      • Joiner [Mississippi County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Sunset
      • Estimated population in 2019: 500 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Joiner

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 Sunset. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sunset.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Sunset. 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 Sunset.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Sunset. See our Newspapers Page for Sunset.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sunset ...

Looking for more information about Sunset? 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 Sunset, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Sunset.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Arkansas

About Crittenden County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arkansas' counties, including Crittenden, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Sunset.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sunset - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Sunset) 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 Sunset. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Sunset

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sunset. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2241, Longitude: -90.2059       In this case, the coordinates for Sunset have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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