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Turner, Arkansas
(Mississippi County)

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Welcome to Turner ...

Turner is located in Mississippi County.

Turner is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The area code for Turner: (870)

Communities near Turner ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Turner and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Blytheville   [Map]   14,375   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Caraway   [Map]   1,276   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Gosnell   [Map]   3,225   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Leachville   [Map]   1,826   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Luxora   [Map]   1,075   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Manila   [Map]   3,220   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Turner ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Arkansas communities named Turner: This one is located in Mississippi County and the other is located in Phillips County.

Beyond Arkansas, there are 41 communities that are also named Turner - they are located in Alabama (3), California (2), Florida, Idaho (2), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland (2), Michigan (2), Mississippi (2), Missouri (2), Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina, Texas, Virginia (3), Washington and West Virginia (2).

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

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 Turner. 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 Turner. 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 Turner.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Turner ...

Looking for more information about Turner? 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 Turner? 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 Turner, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Turner.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning 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) Turner. 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
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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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About Mississippi County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Turner. 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 Turner - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Turner. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8370, Longitude: -90.0618     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Turner have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Turner.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Turner.