Dallas County, Arkansas

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Dallas County
Dallas County Courthouse in Fordyce
Dallas County Courthouse in Fordyce
Map of Arkansas highlighting Dallas 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°58′37″N 92°40′23″W / 33.976944444444°N 92.673055555556°W / 33.976944444444; -92.673055555556
Country United States
State Arkansas
FoundedJanuary 1, 1845
Named forGeorge M. Dallas
Largest cityFordyce
 • Total668 sq mi (1,730 km2)
 • Land667 sq mi (1,730 km2)
 • Water0.7 sq mi (2 km2)  0.1%%
 • Estimate 
 • Density12/sq mi (5/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Congressional district4th

Dallas County is a county of the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 8,116,[1] The county seat is Fordyce.[2] It was founded on January 1, 1845.

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 9, 2011. Retrieved May 20, 2014.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on May 31, 2011. Retrieved 2011-06-07.