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Sweet Home, Arkansas
(Pulaski County)

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Welcome to Sweet Home ...

Sweet Home is located in Pulaski County.

Sweet Home is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Sweet Home is within the boundaries of the (501) area code.

The ZIP code for Sweet Home: 72164<2>

Communities near Sweet Home ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Sweet Home and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Alexander   [Map]   2,820   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Bryant   [Map]   20,005   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
England   [Map]   2,753   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Jacksonville   [Map]   28,518   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Little Rock   [Map]   198,541   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
Maumelle   [Map]   18,122   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Sweet Home ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Arkansas communities named Sweet Home: This one is located in Pulaski County and the other is located in Perry County.

Beyond Arkansas, there are 12 communities that are also named Sweet Home - they are located in Alabama, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, North Carolina, Oregon, Tennessee and Texas (3).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Sweet Home. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Sweet Home. 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 Sweet Home.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Sweet Home:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sweet Home ...

Looking for more information about Sweet Home? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Sweet Home? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Sweet Home, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Sweet Home.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Sweet Home. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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The Communities of Arkansas

About Pulaski County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sweet Home - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>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 community (such as Sweet Home). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Sweet Home or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Sweet Home. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Sweet Home

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sweet Home. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6865, Longitude: -92.2424     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sweet Home have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Sweet Home.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Sweet Home.