Ashley County, Arkansas

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Ashley County, Arkansas
Ashley county courthouse 001.jpg
Ashley County Courthouse in Hamburg
Seal of Ashley County, Arkansas
Seal
Location within Arkansas
Location within Arkansas
Map of the United States highlighting Arkansas
Arkansas's location within the U.S.
Founded1848
Named forChester Ashley
SeatHamburg
Largest cityCrossett
Area
 • Total941 sq mi (2,437 km2)
 • Land925 sq mi (2,396 km2)
 • Water15 sq mi (39 km2), 1.6%
Population (est.)
 • (2016)20,492
 • Density23.6/sq mi (9.1/km2)
Congressional district4th
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5
Websiteashleycounty.arkansas.gov

Ashley County is a county of the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 21,853.[1] The county seat is Hamburg.[2] It was formed in 1848.

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.