Columbia County, Arkansas

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Columbia County, Arkansas
Columbia County, AR, Courthouse, Magnolia, IMG 2309.JPG
Columbia County Courthouse in Magnolia
Location within Arkansas
Location within Arkansas
Map of the United States highlighting Arkansas
Arkansas's location within the U.S.
FoundedDecember 17, 1852
Named forChristopher Columbus
Largest cityMagnolia
 • Total767 sq mi (1,987 km2)
 • Land766 sq mi (1,984 km2)
 • Water0.7 sq mi (2 km2), 0.1%
Population (est.)
 • (2016)23,901
 • Density32/sq mi (12/km2)
Congressional district4th
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5

Columbia County is a county of the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 24,552.[1] The county seat is Magnolia.[2] The county was founded on December 17, 1852, and named for Christopher Columbus.

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.