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Welcome to Waldron ...
The location of Waldron has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Waldron has a population of 3,374 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Waldron.
Waldron is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Waldron lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Waldron is within the (479) area code.
The ZIP code for Waldron: 72958<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Waldron had an population of 3,374 people. This is a decrease of 6.74% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.82% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Waldron had a population of 3,618 people (which is 32.21% of the total population of Scott County). This makes Waldron the county's most populous community.
The population of Waldron represents 0.12% of the population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 82nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 3,618 people, the population of Waldron increased 3.14% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,508 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Waldron.
Adding Waldron to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Waldron in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Waldron elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Waldron on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Waldron ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Waldron - they are located in Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Missouri, Oklahoma, Oregon (3), Saskatchewan and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Waldron.
Communities near Waldron ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Waldron.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Waldron. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Waldron.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Waldron. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Waldron.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Waldron. Our list includes 13 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Waldron.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Waldron ...
Looking for more information about Waldron? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Waldron, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Waldron.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 24 Feb 2021