Lafayette County, Arkansas

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Lafayette County, Arkansas
Lafayette County Courthouse, Lewisville, AR IMG 1464.JPG
Lafayette County Courthouse in Lewisville
Location within Arkansas
Location within Arkansas
Map of the United States highlighting Arkansas
Arkansas's location within the U.S.
FoundedOctober 15, 1827
Named forMarquis de Lafayette
SeatLewisville
Largest townStamps
Area
 • Total545 sq mi (1,412 km2)
 • Land528 sq mi (1,368 km2)
 • Water17 sq mi (44 km2), 3.1%
Population
 • (2010)7,645
 • Density15/sq mi (6/km2)
Congressional district4th
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5

Lafayette County is a county of the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 7,645,[1] The county seat is Lewisville.[2] It was founded on October 15, 1827.

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved May 23, 2014.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.