Strain, Arkansas

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Strain, Arkansas
Unincorporated community
Strain, Arkansas is located in Arkansas
Strain, Arkansas
Strain, Arkansas
Strain's position in Arkansas.
Coordinates: 36°00′48.3″N 94°03′57.7″W / 36.013417°N 94.066028°W / 36.013417; -94.066028Coordinates: 36°00′48.3″N 94°03′57.7″W / 36.013417°N 94.066028°W / 36.013417; -94.066028
Country  United States
State  Arkansas
County Washington
Township Richland
Elevation 367 m (1,204 ft)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 479
GNIS feature ID 81633
U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Strain, Arkansas

Strain is an unincorporated community in Richland Township, Washington County, Arkansas, United States.[2] It is located between Fayetteville and Elkins.[3] The community consists of a small number of homes located around a road junction near the Middle Fork White River.

A post office called Strain was established in 1884, and remained in operation until 1888.[4][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Strain, Arkansas." Histopolis Retrieved May 3, 2011.
  2. ^ "Feature Detail Report for: Black Oak, Arkansas." USGS. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Strain, Arkansas Retrieved May 3, 2011.
  3. ^ Arkansas Atlas and Gazetteer (Map) (Second ed.). DeLorme. § 22. 
  4. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 4 February 2018. 
  5. ^ History of Benton, Washington, Carroll, Madison, Crawford, Franklin, and Sebastian Counties, Arkansas. Higginson Book Company. 1889. p. 322.