Arkansas Highway 304

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Highway 304 marker

Highway 304
Route information
Maintained by AHTD
Length: 14.72 mi[2] (23.69 km)
Existed: April 24, 1963[1] – present
Major junctions
West end: US 67 / Hwy. 90 in Pocahontas
  Hwy. 231 near Sharum
East end: Hwy. 34 / Hwy. 90 in Delaplaine
Location
Counties: Greene, Randolph
Highway system
Hwy. 303 Hwy. 305

Arkansas Highway 304 (AR 304, Hwy. 304) is an east–west state highway in Arkansas. The route of 14.72 miles (23.69 km) runs from US Route 67 (US 67) and Highway 90 in south Pocahontas east to Highway 34/Highway 90 in Delaplaine.[3][4]

Route description[edit]

Highway 304 begins at US 67 south of Pocahontas. The route heads east past Nick Wilson Field and Black River Technical College to meet Highway 304N.[3] Highway 304 has a junction with Highway 231 near Sharum before entering Greene County. Highway 304 continues east to Delaplaine, where it meets AR 34/AR 90 and terminates.[4]

History[edit]

Highway 303 was added to the state highway system as part of a large transfer of county roads to the state system that took place on April 24, 1963.[1] Initially only the portion from US 67 to the Greene County line was transferred to state maintenance.

Major intersections[edit]

County Location Mile[2] km Destinations Notes
Randolph Pocahontas 0.00 0.00 US 67 / Hwy. 90 Western terminus
0.78 1.26 Hwy. 304N north (Industrial Drive)
  6.70 10.78 Hwy. 231 south
Greene Delaplaine 14.72 23.69 Hwy. 34 (Main Street) / Hwy. 90 Eastern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

Pocahontas northern route[edit]

Highway 304N
Location: Pocahontas
Length: 1.88 mi[2] (3.03 km)

Arkansas Highway 304N (AR 304N, Hwy. 304N) is an alternate route of 1.88 miles (3.03 km) in Pocahontas.[2] The highway runs from US 167/Highway 90 south to Highway 304.[5]

Major intersections

The entire route is in Pocahontas, Randolph County.

Mile[5] km Destinations Notes
0.0 0.0 US 67 / Hwy. 90 Western terminus
2.39 3.85 Hwy. 304 Eastern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Route map: Google / Bing

  1. ^ a b "Minutes of the Meeting" (PDF). Arkansas State Highway Commission. April 24, 1963. pp. 917–918. Retrieved January 27, 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c d Planning and Research Division (2010). "Arkansas Road Log Database" (Database). Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. Archived from the original on 23 June 2011. Retrieved June 9, 2011. 
  3. ^ a b Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (2009) (PDF). General Highway Map, Randolph County, Arkansas (Map). 1:62500. Cartography by Planning and Research Division. http://www.arkansashighways.com/maps/Counties/County%20PDFs/RandolphCounty.pdf. Retrieved November 5, 2011.
  4. ^ a b Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (2008) (PDF). General Highway Map, Greene County, Arkansas (Map). 1:62500. Cartography by Planning and Research Division. http://www.arkansashighways.com/maps/Counties/County%20PDFs/GreeneCounty.pdf. Retrieved November 5, 2011.
  5. ^ a b Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. Map of Pocahontas, Arkansas (Map) (September 2004 ed.). http://www.arkansashighways.com/maps/cities/pocahontas_city.pdf. Retrieved March 20, 2011.