Izard County, Arkansas

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Izard County
Izard County Courthouse in Melbourne
Izard County Courthouse in Melbourne
Map of Arkansas highlighting Izard County
Location within the U.S. state of Arkansas
Map of the United States highlighting Arkansas
Arkansas's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 36°06′N 91°54′W / 36.1°N 91.9°W / 36.1; -91.9
Country United States
State Arkansas
FoundedOctober 27, 1825
Named forGeorge Izard
SeatMelbourne
Largest cityHorseshoe Bend
Area
 • Total584 sq mi (1,510 km2)
 • Land581 sq mi (1,500 km2)
 • Water3.4 sq mi (9 km2)  0.6%%
Population
 • Estimate 
(2016)
13,433
 • Density24/sq mi (9/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Congressional district1st
Websitewww.izardcountyar.org

Izard County /ˈɪzɜːrd/ is a county of the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 13,696.[1] The county seat is Melbourne.[2] It was founded on October 27, 1825.

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 12, 2011. Retrieved May 21, 2014. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  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)