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Sunset, Arkansas
(Crittenden County)

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The location of Sunset

Welcome to Sunset ...

The town of Sunset is located in Crittenden County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Sunset has a population of 188 people<2> (see below for details).

Sunset is 210 feet [64 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Sunset: (870)

Population Details ...

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 (which had a count of 348 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Sunset had an population of 188 people. This is a decrease of 5.05% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 45.98% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Sunset ...

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 Sunset and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Earle   [Map]   2,244   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Joiner   [Map]   521   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Parkin   [Map]   1,017   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Turrell   [Map]   566   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
West Memphis   [Map]   24,860   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Walls (MS)   [Map]   1,399   S   18 miles [29 km]

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

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 Sunset. 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 Sunset. 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 Sunset.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.

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 ...

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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.

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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 Sunset.

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

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<4>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 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 for your convenience: 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     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sunset have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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