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Around Blue Ball ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Fort Smith. It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the northwest of Blue Ball. Fort Smith has a population of 87,700 people.<1>

The next largest community is Hot Springs. It is located about 49 miles [78 km] to the southeast of Blue Ball and has a population of 35,700 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Blue Ball and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2013
Population
DirectionDistance
Alma   [Map]     5,523   NW   46 miles [74 km]
Atkins   [Map]     3,044   NE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Barling   [Map]     4,750   NW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Booneville   [Map]     3,963   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Clarksville   [Map]     9,324   N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Dardanelle   [Map]     4,693   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Greenwood   [Map]     9,302   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Mena   [Map]     5,723   SW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Ozark   [Map]     3,666   N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Paris   [Map]     3,495   N   22 miles [35.4 km]
Pottsville   [Map]     3,028   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
Russellville   [Map]     28,533   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Van Buren   [Map]     23,059   NW   49 miles [78.9 km]
Waldron   [Map]     3,533   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
Pocola (OK)   [Map]     4,021   NW   47 miles [75.6 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2013
Population
DirectionDistance
Belleville   [Map]     438   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Blue Mountain   [Map]     123   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Bluffton   [Map]     ---   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Briggsville   [Map]     ---   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Corinth   [Map]     70   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Danville   [Map]     2,382   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Gravelly   [Map]     ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
Harvey   [Map]     ---   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Havana   [Map]     373   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Little Texas   [Map]     ---   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Magazine   [Map]     839   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Parks   [Map]     ---   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Rover   [Map]     ---   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Sims   [Map]     ---   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Waltreak   [Map]     ---   E   5 miles [8 km]

For more communities neighboring Blue Ball, please visit our County-by-County Page for Blue Ball.

Nearby Communities Having TripAdvisor Information ...

While we are unaware of specific information for Blue Ball, the following nearby communities do have TripAdvisor Tourism pages:

Communities Explored by TripAdvisor

Belleville  -  17 miles [27.4 km] to the east northeast [Map]  

Boles  -  22 miles [35.4 km] to the west southwest [Map]  

Booneville  -  17 miles [27.4 km] to the northwest [Map]  

Danville  -  19 miles [30.6 km] to the east northeast [Map]  

Havana  -  14 miles [22.5 km] to the northeast [Map]  

Paris  -  22 miles [35.4 km] to the north [Map]  

Pencil Bluff  -  23 miles [37 km] to the south [Map]  

Plainview  -  23 miles [37 km] to the east [Map]  

Rover  -  17 miles [27.4 km] to the east [Map]  

Story  -  21 miles [33.8 km] to the south southeast [Map]  

Subiaco  -  23 miles [37 km] to the north [Map]  

Waldron  -  22 miles [35.4 km] to the west [Map]  

Scott County ...

Blue Ball is primarily located in Scott County. A portion of Blue Ball extends into Yell County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Scott County: Logan, Montgomery, Polk, Sebastian, Yell & Le Flore (OK).

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Blue Ball. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

If you haven't already, you should also register your business through the Bing Business Portal.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have two new sections that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Blue Ball.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Blue Ball. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see a Google satellite image of the cemetery.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Blue Ball. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

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


The Panormaio website contains photo collections that might contain pictures for the area around Blue Ball:

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Blue Ball.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Blue Ball. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, private property - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Blue Ball) to Point B.

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<3>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Blue Ball.



 
 
 

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