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Thrasher, Arkansas

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Census Data for Thrasher ...

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

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

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

 Community 2016<2>
 Texarkana (TX)37,679   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
 Texarkana30,283   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
 Hope9,892   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
 Wake Village (TX)5,455   SW   24 miles [38.6 km]

Hempstead County ...

Thrasher is located in Hempstead County.

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

Population Rings for Thrasher ...

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

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]3260-3.35%
10 mi   [16 km]4434-3.34%
15 mi   [24 km]910,873-2.15%
20 mi   [32 km]2090,527+0.99%
25 mi   [40 km]27101,986+1.07%
30 mi   [48 km]35113,219+0.49%

Miscellaneous Information for Thrasher ...

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 Hempstead County or the community of Thrasher:

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Thrasher: 61480

GNIS ID for Hempstead County: 66858

GNIS ID for Arkansas: 68085

Misc. Census Codes ...

Thrasher 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 Thrasher.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Arkansas

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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 Thrasher, 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 starting in Thrasher. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Thrasher) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Thrasher. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6612, Longitude: -93.8141     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Thrasher 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 Thrasher.