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Welcome to Ark ...

Ark is located in Dent County.

The location of Ark has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Ark is 1,340 feet [408 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Ark lies within the (573) area code.

Communities Also Named Ark ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Ark - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Tennessee, Utah and Virginia.

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

Communities near Ark ...

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

  • Salem [Dent County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Salem have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salem
    • Salem [Dent County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Ark
    • Estimated population for 2018: 4,902 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem
  • Steelville [Crawford County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Steelville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Steelville
    • Steelville [Crawford County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the north of Ark
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,661 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Steelville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Steelville
  • Viburnum [Iron County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Viburnum have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Viburnum
    • Viburnum [Iron County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Ark
    • Estimated population for 2018: 664 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Viburnum
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Viburnum
  • Bunker [Dent County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bunker have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bunker
    • Bunker [Dent County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Ark
    • Estimated population for 2018: 389 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bunker
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bunker
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sligo [Dent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sligo
      • Sligo [Dent County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Ark
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sligo
    • Boss [Dent County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boss have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boss
      • Boss [Dent County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Ark
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boss
    • Cook Station [Crawford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cook Station have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cook Station
      • Cook Station [Crawford County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Ark
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cook Station
    • Doss [Dent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Doss
      • Doss [Dent County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Ark
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Doss
    • Bixby [Iron County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bixby have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bixby
      • Bixby [Iron County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of Ark
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bixby
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bixby
    • Cherryville [Crawford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cherryville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cherryville
      • Cherryville [Crawford County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Ark
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cherryville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cherryville

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ark ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ark - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ark) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ark. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6812, Longitude: -91.3360       In this case, the coordinates for Ark have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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