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Welcome to Wynne ...

The city of Wynne is located in Cross County<1> and is the County Seat for Cross County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Wynne has a population of 7,711 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Wynne.

Wynne is 240 feet [73 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Wynne: (870)

The ZIP code for Wynne: 72396<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wynne had an population of 7,711 people. This is a decrease of 7.84% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.49% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Wynne had a population of 8,367 people (which is 46.82% of the total population of Cross County). This makes Wynne the county's most populous community.

The population of Wynne represents 0.29% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 44th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 8,367 people, the population of Wynne decreased 2.88% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 8,615 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Wynne.

Communities Also Named Wynne ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Wynne - they are located in Maryland and Texas.

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

Communities near Wynne ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Wynne.

  • Forrest City [Saint Francis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forrest City
    • Forrest City [Saint Francis County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of Wynne
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,654 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forrest City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forrest City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forrest City<7>
  • Earle [Crittenden County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Earle
    • Earle [Crittenden County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Wynne
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,164 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Earle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Earle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Earle<7>
  • Parkin [Cross County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parkin
    • Parkin [Cross County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of Wynne
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 974 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parkin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parkin<7>
  • Madison [Saint Francis County]
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    • Madison [Saint Francis County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of Wynne
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 678 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cherry Valley [Cross County]
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      • Cherry Valley [Cross County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the north of Wynne
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 572 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cherry Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cherry Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cherry Valley<7>
    • Palestine [Saint Francis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palestine
      • Palestine [Saint Francis County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Wynne
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 564 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palestine
    • Caldwell [Saint Francis County]
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      • Caldwell [Saint Francis County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the south of Wynne
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 458 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Caldwell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Caldwell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Caldwell<7>
    • Colt [Saint Francis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Colt
      • Colt [Saint Francis County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the south of Wynne
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 331 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colt
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Colt<7>
    • Widener [Saint Francis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Widener
      • Widener [Saint Francis County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Wynne
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 243 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Widener
    • Hickory Ridge [Cross County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hickory Ridge
      • Hickory Ridge [Cross County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Wynne
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 233 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hickory Ridge

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wynne. Our list includes 8 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Wynne.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wynne ...

Looking for more information about Wynne? 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 Wynne, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wynne.

Adding Wynne to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Wynne 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 Wynne was on a map titled William Bradley Map (1889).

We also found Wynne in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Wynne on our Genealogy Page.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wynne. 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 Cross, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wynne.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wynne - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 city (such as Wynne). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Wynne or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wynne) 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 Wynne. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WynneOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wynne. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2327, Longitude: -90.7902       In this case, the coordinates for Wynne have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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