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Located in: Pulaski County (see below)

Typical Abbreviation: Turtle Crk.

Time Zone: Turtle Creek lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)

Telephone Area Code: (501)

Elevation: 520 feet [158.5 m] above sea level<1>

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<2>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Turtle Creek. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7640, Longitude: -92.4079     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Turtle Creek have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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Lat:   34° 45' 50"
Lon:   -92° 24' 28"

Name of USGS Topo Map:<3>   Pinnacle Mountain

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Turtle Creek

GNIS ID:   68589
FIPS State / Place Code:   None

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Turtle Creek)

About Pulaski County

The community of Little Rock is the County Seat for Pulaski County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Pulaski)


2016:<4>     393,250   (2.74% increase since 2010)  
2010:     382,748   (5.89% increase since 2000)
2000:     361,474

Total Area:<5>   807 sq. miles [2,091.8 km²]   - of which 5.93% is water (47.9 sq. miles [124.1 km²])

Housing Units:<6>   175,555

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Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Pulaski

GNIS ID:   69177
FIPS State / County Code:   None

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Turtle Creek)

About Arkansas

From the US Census


2016:     2,988,248   (2.48% increase since 2010)  
2010:     2,915,918   (9.07% increase since 2000)
2000:     2,673,400

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Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Arkansas

GNIS ID:   68085
FIPS State:   05

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Footnotes ...

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

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<2>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Turtle Creek, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<3>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Turtle Creek.

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<4>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2016.

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<5>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Turtle Creek. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

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<6>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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