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Tontitown, Arkansas

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The location of Tontitown

Welcome to Tontitown ...

The city of Tontitown is located in Northwest Arkansas.

Tontitown is located in Washington County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Tontitown has a population of 3,715 people<2> (see below for details).

The community of Tontitown is 1,260 feet [384 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Tontitown is within the (479) area code.

The ZIP code for Tontitown: 72770<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Tontitown had a population of 2,460 people. This makes Tontitown the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Tontitown represents 0.08% of the population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 107th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,460 people, the population of Tontitown increased 161.15% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 942 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Tontitown had an population of 3,715 people. This is an increase of 51.02% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 294.37% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Tontitown ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Tontitown and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.

Community   2017
Bentonville   [Map]   49,298   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Cave Springs   [Map]   4,432   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Centerton   [Map]   14,001   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Farmington   [Map]   6,893   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Fayetteville   [Map]   85,257   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Lowell   [Map]   9,215   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

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 Tontitown. 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 Tontitown. 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 Tontitown.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tontitown ...

Looking for more information about Tontitown? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Tontitown, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Tontitown.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Washington County:

The official website for State of Arkansas:

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 Tontitown.

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

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<4>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 city (such as Tontitown). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Tontitown or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Tontitown) 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 Tontitown. 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 Tontitown

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tontitown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1599, Longitude: -94.2397     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tontitown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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