Rover, Arkansas

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Rover, Arkansas
Unincorporated community
Rover, Arkansas is located in Arkansas
Rover, Arkansas
Rover, Arkansas
Rover, Arkansas is located in the US
Rover, Arkansas
Rover, Arkansas
Coordinates: 34°56′47″N 93°24′20″W / 34.94639°N 93.40556°W / 34.94639; -93.40556Coordinates: 34°56′47″N 93°24′20″W / 34.94639°N 93.40556°W / 34.94639; -93.40556
Country United States
State Arkansas
County Yell
Elevation 394 ft (120 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code 72860
Area code(s) 479
GNIS feature ID 73424[1]

Rover is an unincorporated community in Yell County, Arkansas, United States. Rover is located on Arkansas Highway 28, 6.5 miles (10.5 km) west-southwest of Plainview. Rover has a post office with ZIP code 72860.[2]


Public education is administered by the Two Rivers School District, which supports:

  • Two Rivers High School—Serves students in grades 7–12.
  • Two Rivers Elementary School—Serves students in Kindergarten through 6th grade.

It was previously in the Plainview-Rover School District until July 1, 2004, when it merged into the Two Rivers School District.[3] The merged district formerly operated Plainview-Rover Elementary School (later Plainview Elementary School) and Plainview-Rover High School.[4] In 2010 Plainview-Rover High closed as Two Rivers High opened.[5] In 2012 Plainview Elementary closed as Two Rivers Elementary opened.[6]


  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Rover, Arkansas
  2. ^ ZIP Code Lookup
  3. ^ "ConsolidationAnnex_from_1983.xls." Arkansas Department of Education. Retrieved on October 21, 2017.
  4. ^ "District Information." Two Rivers School District. January 1, 2011. Retrieved on October 24, 2017.
  5. ^ Zilk, Caroline (February 7, 2010). "Two become one: Two Rivers High School still set To open in fall". Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. Retrieved October 16, 2012. 
  6. ^ "State Required Information." Plainview-Rover School District. April 14, 2013. Retrieved on October 24, 2017. See the "ACSIP Plans " section, note the years