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Welcome to Witt's Springs ...

Witt's Springs is located in the Arkansas Ozarks.

Witt's Springs is located in Searcy County<1>.

The location of Witt's Springs has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Witt's Springs: Witts Spgs. (or less commonly used: Witts Spngs. or Witts Sprngs.)

Witt's Springs is 1,910 feet [582 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Witt's Springs: (870)

The ZIP code for Witt's Springs: 72686<4>

Adding Witt's Springs to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Witt's Springs 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 Witt's Springs was on a map titled William Bradley Map (1889).

We also found Witt's Springs in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Witt's Springs on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Witt's Springs ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Witt's Springs.

  • Marshall [Searcy County]
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    • Marshall [Searcy County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Witt's Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,336 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marshall have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marshall
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marshall<6>
  • Leslie [Searcy County]
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    • Leslie [Searcy County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Witt's Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 415 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leslie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leslie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leslie<6>
  • Saint Joe [Searcy County]
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    • Saint Joe [Searcy County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Witt's Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 125 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Joe
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Joe<6>
  • Gilbert [Searcy County]
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    • Gilbert [Searcy County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Witt's Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gilbert have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gilbert
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gilbert<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Alread [Van Buren County]
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      • Alread [Van Buren County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Witt's Springs
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    • Rex [Van Buren County]
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      • Rex [Van Buren County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Witt's Springs
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rex
    • Mount Judea [Newton County]
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      • Mount Judea [Newton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Witt's Springs
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Judea have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Judea
    • Vendor [Newton County]
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      • Vendor [Newton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Witt's Springs
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vendor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vendor
    • Baker [Searcy County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baker
      • Baker [Searcy County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Witt's Springs
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baker
    • Crabtree [Van Buren County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crabtree
      • Crabtree [Van Buren County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Witt's Springs
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crabtree

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 Witt's Springs. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Witt's Springs.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Witt's Springs. 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 Witt's Springs.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Witt's Springs. See our Newspapers Page for Witt's Springs.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Witt's Springs ...

Looking for more information about Witt's Springs? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Witt's Springs, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Witt's Springs.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Arkansas

About Searcy County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arkansas' counties, including Searcy, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Witt's Springs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 Witt's Springs). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Witt's Springs or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Witt's Springs) 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 Witt's Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Witt's SpringsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Witt's Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.7681, Longitude: -92.8668       In this case, the coordinates for Witt's Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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