About El Dorado


Let's have a look around into background of El Dorado
  • County: Union County
  • State: Arkansas
  • Country: United States
  • Latitude: 33.2075
  • Longitude: -92.6661111
  • Time zone: Central Standard Time Zone
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -6 hours

Weather in El Dorado

  • Climate: Humid Subtropical Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: June to August

Location

El Dorado is a city in and the county seat of Union County, Arkansas, USA. According to estimates, the 2012 census, the population of the city is 18,491.

Distance from El Dorado center to Airport

The closest major airport to El Dorado, Arkansas is South Arkansas Regional Airport at Goodwin Field (ELD / KELD).

  • Driving Distance: 9 miles / 14 km
  • Driving Time: 14 Minutes
  • Languages: English followed by Spanish being the most widely spoken languages.

Modes of transport

  • Airport:  South Arkansas Regional Airport
  • Rail: Ouachita Railroad.
  • Road: Bus: Greyhound Lines and Davison Transportation Services Inc.

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender   10   15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: $5 Minimum
  • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
  • Concierge: Between $5 - $25

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5 

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Camden,
  • Magnolia,
  • Ruston

Emergency Contact Numbers in El Dorado city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 911
  • Railroad: +1 870-863-7044
  • Hospital: +1 870-863-2000 (Medical Center of South Arkansas)

Events

  • Mayhaw Festival
  • SouthArk Outdoor Expo
  • Music Festival

Tourist Attractions

  • El Dorado Conference Center
  • Union County Courthouse
  • Courthouse Square

Theatre & Concerts

  • Rialto Theater Music Hall
  • South Arkansas Arts Center
  • Municipal Auditorium

Visit Top Restaurants in El Dorado

  • Spudnut Shoppe
  • PJ's Coffee El Dorado
  • Fayrays

Top Shopping Centers in El Dorado

  • Madison Square Shopping Center
  • Mellor Park Mall
  • Citi Trends

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Newton House Museum
  • Arkansas Museum of Natural Resources

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Seafood – Flying Burger
  • Hamburger Steak – Johnny B's Grill
  • Pizza – Larry's Pizza

Sports Club

  • El Dorado Golf and Country Club – Golf
  • El Dorado Racquet Club – Racquet
  • Memorial Stadium – Football

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: $ 4.00
  • Taxi: $ 2.62 (base price)
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): $ 1,037.50
  • Cheap meal: $ 14.00
  • Gasoline: $ 0.53 / litre
  • 3 course meal: $ 35.00
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