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Census Data for Sylvia ...

So far, we have found very little information about Sylvia. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Sylvia to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Sylvia, please Contact Us.




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

 Community 2016<2>
Population
DirectionDistance<3>
 Mountain Home12,363   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]

Marion County ...

Sylvia is located in Marion County.

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

Population Rings for Sylvia ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Sylvia and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Sylvia. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<4> We don't have the population of Sylvia, so its people haven't been included.

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
10 mi   [16 km]31,198-2.76%
15 mi   [24 km]117,845-1.23%
20 mi   [32 km]2024,964-1.02%
25 mi   [40 km]2425,907-0.87%
30 mi   [48 km]3142,668+0.5%

Miscellaneous Information for Sylvia ...

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 Marion County or the community of Sylvia:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Sylvia: 61025

GNIS ID for Marion County: 69898

GNIS ID for Arkansas: 68085

Misc. Census Codes ...

Sylvia would have been 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 Sylvia.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Sylvia, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Sylvia. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Sylvia) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sylvia. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1078, Longitude: -92.6024     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sylvia have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Sylvia.



 
 
 

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