Arkansas County, Arkansas

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Arkansas County, Arkansas
Arkansas County, Arkansas montage.png
Location within Arkansas
Location within Arkansas
Map of the United States highlighting Arkansas
Arkansas's location within the U.S.
FoundedDecember 13, 1813
Named forArkansas tribe
SeatStuttgart (north district);
De Witt (south district)
Largest cityStuttgart
Area
 • Total1,034 sq mi (2,678 km2)
 • Land989 sq mi (2,561 km2)
 • Water45 sq mi (117 km2), 4.4%
Population (est.)
 • (2016)18,214
 • Density19/sq mi (7/km2)
Congressional district1st
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5

Arkansas County is a county of the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 19,019.[1] The county has two county seats, De Witt and Stuttgart.[2] Arkansas County was founded on December 13, 1813.

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved May 19, 2014.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2011-05-31. Retrieved 2011-06-07.