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Welcome to Upper Poplar Ridge ...

Upper Poplar Ridge is located in Craighead County.

A typical abbreviation for Upper Poplar Ridge: Upper Poplar Rdg. (or less commonly used: Upper Poplar Rdge. or Upper Poplar Ridg.)

Upper Poplar Ridge is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Upper Poplar Ridge lies within the (870) area code.

Communities near Upper Poplar Ridge ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Upper Poplar Ridge and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Bay   [Map]   1,805   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Brookland   [Map]   3,316   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Caraway   [Map]   1,256   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Jonesboro   [Map]   75,866   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Lake City   [Map]   2,451   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Leachville   [Map]   1,792   E   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

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 Upper Poplar Ridge. 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 Upper Poplar Ridge. 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 Upper Poplar Ridge.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Upper Poplar Ridge:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Upper Poplar Ridge ...

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

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Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Arkansas

About Craighead County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Craighead County: www.craigheadcounty.org/

The official website for State of Arkansas: www.arkansas.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Upper Poplar Ridge - 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 starting from Upper Poplar Ridge. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Upper Poplar Ridge) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Upper Poplar Ridge. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8917, Longitude: -90.4079     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Upper Poplar Ridge 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 Upper Poplar Ridge.

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