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Lee County, Arkansas

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Lee County
Lee County Courthouse
Lee County Courthouse
Map of Arkansas highlighting Lee County
Location within the U.S. state of Arkansas
Map of the United States highlighting Arkansas
Arkansas's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 34°46′32″N 90°46′29″W / 34.775555555556°N 90.774722222222°W / 34.775555555556; -90.774722222222
Country United States
State Arkansas
FoundedApril 17, 1873; 151 years ago (1873-04-17)
Named forGeneral Robert E. Lee
SeatMarianna
Area
 • Total620 sq mi (1,600 km2)
 • Land603 sq mi (1,560 km2)
 • Water17 sq mi (40 km2)  2.7%
Population
 • Total8,600
 • Density14/sq mi (5.4/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Websiteleecounty.arkansas.gov

Lee County is a county of the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2020 census, the population was 8,600.[1] The county seat is Marianna.[2] It was founded on April 17, 1873.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "QuickFacts: Lee County, Arkansas". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved August 8, 2023.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.