Wright, Arkansas

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Wright, Arkansas
Wright is located in Arkansas
Wright is located in the US
Coordinates: 34°26′06″N 92°03′59″W / 34.43500°N 92.06639°W / 34.43500; -92.06639Coordinates: 34°26′06″N 92°03′59″W / 34.43500°N 92.06639°W / 34.43500; -92.06639
CountryUnited States
220 ft (70 m)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s)501
GNIS feature ID56551[1]

Wright is an unincorporated community in Jefferson County, Arkansas, United States. Wright is located on Arkansas Highway 256, 7.5 miles (12.1 km) west-northwest of Sherrill. Wright has a post office with ZIP code 72182.[2]

It is a part of the Dollarway School District, and the schools serving Wright are James Matthews Elementary School, Robert F. Morehead Middle School, and Dollarway High School. It was formerly in the Altheimer Unified School District,[3] which merged into the Dollarway district on July 10, 2006.[4]


  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Wright, Arkansas
  2. ^ ZIP Code Lookup
  3. ^ "School closures hit a community". The Pine Bluff Commercial. 2013-04-11. Retrieved 2017-08-04. The former Altheimer district included students from Altheimer, Wabbaseka, Sherrill, Tucker, Pastoria, Wright and the Plum Bayou communities. - Alternate location at the Arkansas Department of Education (PDF page 3/13)
  4. ^ "ConsolidationAnnex_from_1983.xls." Arkansas Department of Education. Retrieved on July 31, 2017.