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Census Data for Sunshine ...

As far as we can tell, Sunshine 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 Sunshine, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2017<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Hot Springs36,915   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
 Malvern10,839   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
 Arkadelphia10,650   S   25 miles [40.2 km]

Garland County ...

Sunshine is located in Garland County.

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

Population Rings for Sunshine ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Sunshine and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Sunshine. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<3> We don't have the population of Sunshine, so its people haven't been included.

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2017
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
15 mi   [24 km]337,688+4.8%
20 mi   [32 km]641,021+4.07%
25 mi   [40 km]1666,206+3.04%
30 mi   [48 km]1966,658+3.01%

Miscellaneous Information for Sunshine ...

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 Garland County or the community of Sunshine:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Sunshine: 73786

GNIS ID for Garland County: 66855

GNIS ID for Arkansas: 68085

The FIPS Codes ...

An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):

State Code: 05 (Arkansas)

County Code: 051 (Garland County)

Place Code: 68150 (Sunshine)

State & County Code: 05/051 (Arkansas / Garland County)

State & Place Code: 05/68150 (Arkansas / Sunshine)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Sunshine is 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 Sunshine.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Garland County: www.garlandcounty.org/

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


The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Sunshine. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Sunshine) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sunshine. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4745, Longitude: -93.2360     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sunshine have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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