Izard County, Arkansas

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Izard County, Arkansas
Izard County Courthouse 2.jpg
Izard County Courthouse in Melbourne
Location within Arkansas
Location within Arkansas
Map of the United States highlighting Arkansas
Arkansas's location within the U.S.
FoundedOctober 27, 1825
Named forGeorge Izard
SeatMelbourne
Largest cityHorseshoe Bend
Area
 • Total584 sq mi (1,513 km2)
 • Land581 sq mi (1,505 km2)
 • Water3.4 sq mi (9 km2), 0.6%
Population (est.)
 • (2016)13,433
 • Density24/sq mi (9/km2)
Congressional district1st
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5
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.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2011-05-31. Retrieved 2011-06-07.