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Twist, Arkansas

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Welcome to Twist ...

Twist is located in Cross County.

Twist is 210 feet [64 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Note: If you leave Twist and travel east, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Twist is within the boundaries of the (870) area code.

The ZIP code for Twist: 72385<2>

Communities near Twist ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Twist and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Cherry Valley   [Map]   603   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Crawfordsville   [Map]   454   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Earle   [Map]   2,276   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Harrisburg   [Map]   2,312   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Lepanto   [Map]   ---   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Marked Tree   [Map]   2,505   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Twist ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Twist - it's located in Texas.

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

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 Twist. 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 Twist. 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 Twist.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Twist ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) Twist. 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
 RV PartsCemeteries
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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Arkansas

About Cross County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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<2>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 community (such as Twist). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Twist or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Twist. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Twist

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Twist. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.3762, Longitude: -90.5073     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Twist have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Twist.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Twist.