Jefferson, Jefferson County, Arkansas
Jefferson Springs, Arkansas
|Elevation||344 ft (105 m)|
|Time zone||CST (UTC−06:00)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC−05:00)|
|GNIS feature ID||77370|
Jefferson, also known as Jefferson Springs, is an unincorporated community in Jefferson Township, Jefferson County, Arkansas. It is situated on the Union Pacific Railway (UP), 15.5 miles (24.9 km) northwest of Pine Bluff, the county seat. Jefferson is home to the National Center for Toxicological Research.
Jefferson is served by the White Hall School District.
- Biographical and Historical Memoirs of Pulaski, Jefferson, Lonoke, Faulkner, Grant, Saline, Perry, Garland and Hot Spring Counties, Arkansas. Chicago, Nashville and St. Louis: Goodspeed Publishing Co. 1889. p. 134.
- Pine Bluff and Jefferson County, Arkansas: Full Description (World's Fair ed.). Jefferson County Bureau of Agriculture, Manufactures and Immigration. May 1893. p. 13.
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Jefferson, Jefferson County, Arkansas
- "About the National Center for Toxicological Research". U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Retrieved May 7, 2016.
- "At Jefferson Springs". Daily Arkansas Gazette (248) (Little Rock, published September 5, 1888). September 4, 1888. p. 1.
- Leslie, James W. (1981). Pine Bluff and Jefferson County: A Pictorial History. Norfolk, Va.: Donning Co. ISBN 978-0898651485.
- Moneyhon, Carl H. (1997). West, Elliott, ed. Arkansas and the New South 1874-1929. Histories of Arkansas. Fayetteville: University of Arkansas Press. ISBN 1-55728-490-3.
- "Petitions Are Filed: Jefferson Springs, on Iron Mountain, Wants Trains Stopped—Searcy Asks Better Service". Arkansas Democrat 39 (45) (Little Rock). November 10, 1909. p. 2.
- Rand, McNally & Co.'s New Business Atlas Map of Arkansas (Map). 1:900,000. Rand, McNally & Co. 1898. Retrieved May 7, 2016.