Wright, Arkansas

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Wright, Arkansas
Unincorporated community
Wright, Arkansas is located in Arkansas
Wright, Arkansas
Wright, Arkansas
Wright, Arkansas is located in the US
Wright, Arkansas
Wright, Arkansas
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
Country United States
State Arkansas
County Jefferson
Elevation 220 ft (70 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 72182
Area code(s) 501
GNIS feature ID 56551[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.