Baxter County, Arkansas

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Baxter County, Arkansas
Baxter County Arkansas Courthouse.JPG
Baxter County courthouse in Mountain Home
Location within Arkansas
Location within Arkansas
Map of the United States highlighting Arkansas
Arkansas's location within the U.S.
FoundedMarch 24, 1873
Named forElisha Baxter
SeatMountain Home
Largest cityMountain Home
Area
 • Total587 sq mi (1,520 km2)
 • Land554 sq mi (1,435 km2)
 • Water32 sq mi (83 km2), 5.5%
Population (est.)
 • (2016)41,062
 • Density75/sq mi (29/km2)
Congressional district1st
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5
WebsiteBaxter County government's website

Baxter County is a county in Arkansas.