Other cities in the 501 area code include: Jacksonville, Cabot, Searcy, Bryant, Maumelle, Malvern, Beebe, Heber Springs, De Queen, Prairie Grove, Mena, Greenbrier, Ward, Vilonia, Lonoke, Austin, Corning, Bald Knob, England, Clinton, Mayflower, Carlisle, Fairfield Bay, Judsonia, Tuckerman, Kensett, Redfield, Perryville, Wooster, Guy, Bradford, Amity, Higginson, Plainview, Pangburn, Bauxite, Traskwood, Leola, Rose Bud, Leslie, Pleasant Plains, Enola, Bigelow, Donaldson, and Poyen.
Little Rock is the capital and the most populous city of the U.S. state of Arkansas. It is also the county seat of Pulaski County. It was incorporated on November 7, 1831, on the south bank of the Arkansas River close to the geographic center of the state. The city derives its name from a rock formation along the river, named "le petit rocher" by the French in the 1720s. The capital of the Arkansas Territory was moved to Little Rock from Arkansas Post in 1821. The city's population was 193,524 at the 2010 census.
Hot Springs National Park is a United States National Park in central Arkansas adjacent to the city of Hot Springs. Hot Springs Reservation was initially created by an act of the United States Congress on April 20, 1832, and the area was made a national park on March 4, 1921. It is the smallest national park by area in the United States. Since Hot Springs National Park is the oldest federal reserve, it was the first to receive its own US quarter in April 2010 as part of the America the Beautiful Quarters series.The hot springs flow from the western slope of Hot Springs Mountain, part of the Ouachita Mountain range. In the park, the hot springs have not been preserved in their unaltered state as natural surface phenomena.
North Little Rock is a city in Pulaski County, Arkansas, United States, across the Arkansas River from Little Rock in the central part of the state. The population was 62,304 at the 2010 census. North Little Rock, along with Little Rock and Conway, anchors the six-county Little Rock–North Little Rock–Conway Metropolitan Statistical Area (2014 population — 729,135), which is further included in the Little Rock-North Little Rock Combined Statistical Area with 902,443 residents.The city includes Dickey-Stephens Park, the new home of the Arkansas Travelers minor league baseball team.
The 501 area code lies within the Central Daylight Time Zone (or CDT). The current time in CDT is 3:00 AM on Jul 07, 2020.