Appleton, Arkansas

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Appleton, Arkansas
Unincorporated community
Appleton, Arkansas is located in Arkansas
Appleton, Arkansas
Appleton, Arkansas
Appleton, Arkansas is located in the US
Appleton, Arkansas
Appleton, Arkansas
Appleton's position in Arkansas.
Coordinates: 35°25′31″N 92°52′28″W / 35.42528°N 92.87444°W / 35.42528; -92.87444Coordinates: 35°25′31″N 92°52′28″W / 35.42528°N 92.87444°W / 35.42528; -92.87444
Country  United States
State  Arkansas
County Pope County, Arkansas
Post Office opened 1879-1968
Elevation 499 m (152 ft)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 72823
GNIS feature ID 76184

Appleton, Arkansas is an unincorporated community in Griffin Township, Pope County, Arkansas, United States.

The town contained a post office from 1879 until 1968.[1] It was named for an apple orchard that surrounded an early drug store.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Feature Detail Report for: Appleton Post Office (historical)." USGS.Profile. Retrieved June 22, 2010.
  2. ^ Deane, Ernie (1986). Arkansas Place Names. Branson, Missouri: The Ozarks Mountaineer. p. 83.