Independence County, Arkansas

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Independence County, Arkansas
Charles R. Handford House.jpg
Historic Charles R. Handford House in Batesville.
Location within Arkansas
Location within Arkansas
Map of the United States highlighting Arkansas
Arkansas's location within the U.S.
FoundedOctober 20, 1820
Largest cityBatesville
 • Total772 sq mi (1,999 km2)
 • Land764 sq mi (1,979 km2)
 • Water7.6 sq mi (20 km2), 1.0%
Population (est.)
 • (2016)37,168
 • Density48/sq mi (19/km2)
Congressional district1st
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5

Independence County is a county of the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 36,647.[1] The county seat is Batesville.[2] It was founded on October 20, 1820.

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 11, 2011. Retrieved May 21, 2014.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on May 31, 2011. Retrieved 2011-06-07.