Prim, Arkansas

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Prim, Arkansas
Unincorporated community
Motto: Home of the Round Rocks!
Prim, Arkansas is located in Arkansas
Prim, Arkansas
Prim, Arkansas
Prim, Arkansas is located in the US
Prim, Arkansas
Prim, Arkansas
Coordinates: 35°41′38″N 92°06′31″W / 35.69389°N 92.10861°W / 35.69389; -92.10861Coordinates: 35°41′38″N 92°06′31″W / 35.69389°N 92.10861°W / 35.69389; -92.10861
Country United States
State Arkansas
County Cleburne
Elevation 1,214 ft (370 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 72130
Area code(s) 870
GNIS feature ID 53799[1]

Prim is an unincorporated community in Cleburne County, Arkansas, United States. Prim is located at the junction of Arkansas Highway 225 and Arkansas Highway 263 9 miles (14 km) north-northeast of Greers Ferry. Prim has a post office with ZIP code 72130.[2]

The community has the name of one Mr. Prim, a pioneer citizen.[3]

Education[edit]

Public education for elementary and secondary students is provided by West Side School District, West Side Elementary School and West Side High School located in Greers Ferry. The district encompasses more than 147.81 square miles (382.8 km2) of land that includes all or portions of Cleburne County and Van Buren County communities including: Higden, Bee Branch, Quitman, Heber Springs, Prim, Edgemont, Shirley, Fairfield Bay, Greers Ferry, and Drasco. There is also a private school, Hilltop Holiness Academy. This is owned and operated by Hilltop Holiness Church.

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Prim, Arkansas
  2. ^ ZIP Code Lookup
  3. ^ Moyer, Armond; Moyer, Winifred (1958). The origins of unusual place-names. Keystone Pub. Associates. p. 106.