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Welcome to Wickes ...
The location of Wickes has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Wickes has a population of 748 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Wickes.
Wickes is 1,020 feet [311 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Wickes lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The ZIP code for Wickes: 71973<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wickes had an population of 748 people. This is a decrease of 0.8% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 10.81% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Wickes had a population of 754 people. This makes Wickes the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Wickes represents 0.03% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 223rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 754 people, the population of Wickes increased 11.7% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 675 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Wickes.
Communities Also Named Wickes ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Wickes - they are located in Missouri and Montana.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Wickes.
Communities near Wickes ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Wickes.
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 Wickes. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Wickes.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wickes. 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 Wickes.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wickes. See our Newspapers Page for Wickes.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wickes ...
Looking for more information about Wickes? 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 Wickes, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wickes.
Adding Wickes to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Wickes in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Wickes was on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1898).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Wickes on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022