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Welcome to Valley Springs ...

The town of Valley Springs is located in the Arkansas Ozarks.

Valley Springs is located in Boone County.

A typical abbreviation for Valley Springs: Valley Spgs. (or less commonly used: Valley Spngs. or Valley Sprngs.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Valley Springs has a population of 170 people<1> (see below for details).

The community of Valley Springs is 1,060 feet [323 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Valley Springs lies within the (870) area code.

The ZIP code for Valley Springs: 72682<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Valley Springs had a population of 183 people. This makes Valley Springs the county's 7th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 183 people, the population of Valley Springs increased 9.58% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 167 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Valley Springs had an population of 170 people. This is a decrease of 7.1% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.8% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Valley Springs.

Communities near Valley Springs ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Valley Springs and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Alpena   [Map]   398   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Bellefonte   [Map]   467   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Bergman   [Map]   450   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Harrison   [Map]   13,079   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Jasper   [Map]   440   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Lead Hill   [Map]   268   N   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named Valley Springs ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Valley Springs - they are located in California, North Carolina and South Dakota.

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

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 Valley Springs. 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 Valley Springs. 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 Valley Springs.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Valley Springs ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Valley Springs.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Valley Springs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 town (such as Valley Springs). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Valley Springs or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Valley Springs. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Valley Springs) 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 Valley Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Valley Springs

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Valley Springs. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1541, Longitude: -92.9905     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Valley Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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