Jericho, Arkansas

town in Arkansas, United States

Jericho is a town in Crittenden County, Arkansas, United States. The population was 119 at the 2010 census,[4] down from 184 in 2000.

Jericho, Arkansas
Jericho, Arkansas
Jericho, Arkansas
Location of Jericho in Crittenden County, Arkansas.
Location of Jericho in Crittenden County, Arkansas.
Coordinates: 35°17′12″N 90°13′39″W / 35.28667°N 90.22750°W / 35.28667; -90.22750Coordinates: 35°17′12″N 90°13′39″W / 35.28667°N 90.22750°W / 35.28667; -90.22750
CountryUnited States
StateArkansas
CountyCrittenden
Government
 • MayorHelen Adams[1]
Area
 • Total0.46 sq mi (1.19 km2)
 • Land0.46 sq mi (1.19 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
226 ft (69 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total119
 • Estimate 
(2017)[3]
112
 • Density242.95/sq mi (93.87/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
72327
Area code(s)870
FIPS code05-35140
GNIS feature ID0057990

GeographyEdit

Jericho is found at 35°17′12″N 90°13′39″W / 35.286550°N 90.227498°W / 35.286550; -90.227498.[5] It lies along Arkansas Highway 77, 10 miles (16 km) north of West Memphis.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.46 square miles (1.2 km2), all land.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. Crisp, Lacey (2009-09-04). "Crittenden County Investigators Considering Charges in Shooting". CW30. Retrieved 2009-09-04.[dead link]
  2. "2017 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Aug 22, 2018.
  3. "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved March 24, 2018.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Edmondson town, Arkansas". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved June 20, 2014.
  5. "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.