Blytheville Mississippi County, Arkansas

Blytheville: City in Arkansas, USA

About

Blytheville is a city located in the county of Mississippi in the U.S. state of Arkansas. Its population at the 2010 census was 15,620. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 13,216 inhabitants.

The city was created 142 years ago in 1878.

Blytheville Quick Facts

Population : 13,216 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Arkansas (United States)
County : Mississippi County
Phone Area Codes : 870
Water as percent of area : 0.29%
Land as percent of area : 99.71%
Altitude : 256 feet / 78 meters
Capital city : Blytheville is capital of Mississippi County
Establishment : January 01, 1879 (142 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 13:09:24 (4th December 2021)
Postal code : 72315
Population growth : -18.19% (2010-2020)
Weather : 53℉ Mostly Cloudy then Slight Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather
Blytheville locator map
Location of Blytheville on Arkansas map.
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Geography

Blytheville is located at 35°55'38"N 89°55'8"W (35.9273000, -89.9189800).

Blytheville map

Weather

Blytheville forecast: A slight chance of drizzle between 2am and 4am, then a slight chance of rain showers and a slight chance of drizzle. Mostly cloudy. Low around 53, with temperatures rising to around 56 overnight. West southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. more

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Blytheville decreased by 18.19% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 15,620 - census
2011 15,454 -1.07% estimation process
2012 15,281 -1.13% estimation process
2013 15,015 -1.77% estimation process
2014 14,821 -1.31% estimation process
2015 14,607 -1.47% estimation process
2016 14,302 -2.13% estimation process
2017 14,017 -2.03% estimation process
2018 13,692 -2.37% estimation process
2019 13,455 -1.76% estimation process
2020 13,216 -1.81% estimation process

Blytheville zip code is 72315. County name: Mississippi, County fips: 05093

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Local Places in Blytheville

1 Blytheville City Adm

Address: 124 W Walnut St, Blytheville, AR 72315 ➦ Show Map

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People born in Blytheville (31)

People born in Blytheville, including politician Kathy Webb, Short-track speed skater Kimberly Derrick, saxophonist Junior Walker, you can see a list of people who born in Blytheville.

  • Dee Clark (American musician) he was born in 07/11/1938
  • Ed Burton (American basketball player) he was born in 13/08/1939
  • Jeff Taylor (American basketball player) he was born in 01/01/1960
  • Cecil A. Partee (American politician) he was born in 10/04/1921
  • Edgar H. Lloyd (United States Army Medal of Honor recipient) he was born in 28/02/1922
  • Eric Hill (American football player) he was born in 14/11/1966
  • Fred Akers (American football player and coach) he was born in 17/03/1938
  • Jermey Parnell (Player of American football) he was born in 20/07/1986
  • Lawrence Babits (American archaeologist) he was born in 22/06/1943
  • M. C. Burton, Jr. (American basketball player) he was born in 03/09/1937
  • Michael Utley (American musician) he was born in 01/01/1947
  • Trent Tomlinson (American singer-songwriter) he was born in 03/07/1975
  • Nannerl O. Keohane (American academic) she was born in 18/09/1940
  • Mark Biviano (American real estate businessman and politician) he was born in 01/01/1960
  • Monte Hodges (American politician) he was born in 01/11/1971
  • Ruth Whitaker (American politician) she was born in 13/12/1936
  • Michael John Gray (American politician from Arkansas, Chair of the Arkansas Democratic Party) he was born in 30/06/1976
  • Bill Stovall he was born in 21/02/1960

Schools in Blytheville

College & universities near Blytheville, AR

Code Name City ZIP
107327 Arkansas Northeastern College Blytheville (AR) 72316-1109

Stations (5)

Amtrak & bus stations near Blytheville, AR

Code Name Address Type
NBN Newbern–Dyersburg 108 Jefferson St RAIL
MEM Central Station Central Station RAIL
WNR Walnut Ridge 109 Southwest Front Street RAIL
PBF Poplar Bluff 400 South Main St. RAIL
FTN Fulton 21 Newton Rd. RAIL

Post offices near Blytheville

Post Office Name City ZIP
Blythevill Post Office Blytheville (AR) 72315

Other places with the same name (1)

Other cities in Mississippi County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Mississippi County , AR.

City Name Population Title
Osceola 6,576 City in Mississippi County, Arkansas, United States
Manila 3,339 City in Arkansas, USA
Gosnell 3,066 City in Arkansas, USA
Leachville 1,843 City in Arkansas, USA
Luxora 1,007 City in Mississippi County, Arkansas, United States of America
Wilson 803 Human settlement in Mississippi County, Arkansas, United States of America
Keiser 663 City in Arkansas, USA
Joiner 495 City in Arkansas, USA
Dyess 358 Township in Mississippi County, Arkansas
Etowah 312 Town in Mississippi County, Arkansas
Dell 184 Town in Mississippi County, Arkansas, United States
Burdette 165 Township in Mississippi County, Arkansas
Bassett 156 Human settlement in Mississippi County, Arkansas, United States of America
Marie 70 Town in Mississippi County, Arkansas, United States
Birdsong 41 U.

Distance to Other Cities

Blytheville distances to largest Arkansas cities