Cleveland County, Arkansas

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Cleveland County
Cleveland County courthouse in Rison
Cleveland County courthouse in Rison
Map of Arkansas highlighting Cleveland County
Location within the U.S. state of Arkansas
Map of the United States highlighting Arkansas
Arkansas's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 33°53′50″N 92°10′12″W / 33.897222222222°N 92.17°W / 33.897222222222; -92.17
Country United States
State Arkansas
FoundedApril 17, 1873
Named forGrover Cleveland
SeatRison
Largest cityRison
Area
 • Total599 sq mi (1,550 km2)
 • Land598 sq mi (1,550 km2)
 • Water1.0 sq mi (3 km2)  0.2%%
Population
 • Estimate 
(2016)
8,241
 • Density15/sq mi (6/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Congressional district4th
Websiteclevelandcounty.arkansas.gov

Cleveland County (formerly Dorsey County) is a county of the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 8,689.[1] The county seat is Rison.[2] It was founded on April 17, 1873.

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved May 20, 2014.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2011-05-31. Retrieved 2011-06-07. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)