Arkansas Highway 90

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Highway 90 marker

Highway 90
Route information
Maintained by AHTD
Length: 81.93 mi[1] (131.85 km)
Existed: 1926 – present
Major junctions
West end: Main Street, Ravenden
  US 62 / US 63 / US 412, Ravenden
US 62 / Hwy. 166, Pocahontas
US 49 / Hwy. 1, Rector
East end: Route 84, Missouri state line
Location
Counties: Lawrence, Randolph, Greene, Clay
Highway system
Hwy. 89 Hwy. 91

Arkansas Highway 90 (AR 90 and Hwy. 90) is an east–west state highway in northeast Arkansas. The route of 81.93 miles (131.85 km) runs from Main Street in Ravenden to Route 84 at the Missouri state line.[2] The route is an entirely undivided surface highway that passes through rich cotton country.[3][4][5][6]

Route description[edit]

AR 90 begins at Main Street in Ravenden and heads north to cross US 62/US 63/US 412. The route winds to Pocahontas where it meets AR 115 and US 62/US 67/AR 166. US 67/AR 90 run together south to Shannon. AR 90 then turns east to meet AR 231 and AR 34 in O'Kean. The route runs diagonally northeast until meeting AR 135 east of Knobel.

The route runs east to meet AR 141 near Boydsville and US 49/AR 1 in Rector. AR 90 continues west to terminate at Route 84 at the St. Francis River on the Missouri state line.

Major intersections[edit]

Mile markers reset at concurrencies.[c 1]

County Location Mile[1] km Destinations Notes
Lawrence Ravenden 0.00 0.00 Main Street western terminus
0.40 0.64 US 62 / US 63 / US 412
Randolph   15.22 24.49 Hwy. 93 north
Pocahontas 25.38 40.85 Hwy. 115 north (Mansker Drive)
26.47 42.60 US 62 west / US 67 south
US 62 / US 67 concurrency west, 0.4 miles (0.64 km)
US 67 concurrency south, 2.8 miles (4.5 km)
Shannon 0.00 0.00 US 67 north
  8.75 14.08 Hwy. 231 north
O'Kean 10.69 17.20 Hwy. 34 west
Greene Delaplaine 17.50 28.16 Hwy. 34 east / Hwy. 304 west
  18.24 29.35 Hwy. 280 east
Clay Peach Orchard 22.25 35.81 Hwy. 280 west
  31.18 50.18 Hwy. 135 south
Hwy. 135 concurrency north, 1.0 mile (1.6 km)
  0.00 0.00 Hwy. 135 north
Tipperary 4.52 7.27 Hwy. 141 south
Boydsville 7.85 12.63 Hwy. 141 north
Rector 17.06 27.46 US 49 east / Hwy. 1 north
US 49 / Hwy. 1 concurrency east, 3.0 miles (4.8 km)
Hargrave Corner 0.00 0.00 US 49 west / Hwy. 1 south
  2.06 3.32 Hwy. 139 south
Holly Island 4.05 6.52 Hwy. 139 north
Arkansas–Missouri state line 7.22 11.62 Route 84
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Although Arkansas highways normally terminate when intersected by a route of greater importance, Highway 90 in Randolph County does not end when intersecting Highway 34 in O'Kean.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b 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. 
  2. ^ Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department, Planning and Research Division. Map of Ravenden, Lawrence County, Arkansas (Map) (April 2009 ed.). http://www.arkansashighways.com/maps/Cities/ravenden_city.PDF. Retrieved August 21, 2011.
  3. ^ Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. AHTD Lawrence County map Retrieved on August 21, 2009.
  4. ^ Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. AHTD Randolph County map Retrieved on August 21, 2009.
  5. ^ Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. AHTD Greene County map Retrieved on August 21, 2009.
  6. ^ Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. AHTD Clay County map Retrieved on August 21, 2009.
  7. ^ Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. Route and Section Map (Map) (Randolph County ed.). http://www.arkansashighways.com/Maps/Counties/County%20RAS/RAS%20Maps%20PDF/mrand_ras.pdf. Retrieved August 21, 2011.