Dallas County, Arkansas

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Dallas County, Arkansas
Dallas County Courthouse 001.jpg
Dallas County Courthouse in Fordyce
Location within Arkansas
Location within Arkansas
Map of the United States highlighting Arkansas
Arkansas's location within the U.S.
FoundedJanuary 1, 1845
Named forGeorge M. Dallas
SeatFordyce
Largest cityFordyce
Area
 • Total668 sq mi (1,730 km2)
 • Land667 sq mi (1,728 km2)
 • Water0.7 sq mi (2 km2), 0.1%
Population (est.)
 • (2016)7,469
 • Density12/sq mi (5/km2)
Congressional district4th
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5

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.