Northern Ohio, Arkansas

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Northern Ohio, Arkansas
Unincorporated community
Northern Ohio, Arkansas is located in Arkansas
Northern Ohio, Arkansas
Northern Ohio, Arkansas
Coordinates: 35°30′12″N 90°27′13″W / 35.50333°N 90.45361°W / 35.50333; -90.45361Coordinates: 35°30′12″N 90°27′13″W / 35.50333°N 90.45361°W / 35.50333; -90.45361
Country United States
State Arkansas
County Poinsett
Elevation 217 ft (66 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 870
GNIS feature ID 82819[1]

Northern Ohio is an unincorporated community in Poinsett County, Arkansas, United States. Northern Ohio is located on Arkansas Highway 75 2.75 miles (4.43 km) southwest of Marked Tree.[2] A resettlement community was founded at Northern Ohio in 1936 on land bought from the Northern Ohio Cooperage Company.[3]

The community of Northern Ohio has been noted for its unusual place name.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Northern Ohio". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ Poinsett County, Arkansas General Highway Map (PDF) (Map). Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. 2009. Retrieved September 18, 2012. 
  3. ^ Whayne, Jeannie M. (1996). A New Plantation South: Land, Labor, and Federal Favor in Twentieth-Century Arkansas. University Press of Virginia. p. 324. 
  4. ^ Thompson, George E. (1 July 2009). You Live Where?: Interesting and Unusual Facts about where We Live. iUniverse. p. 8. ISBN 978-1-4401-3421-0.