Lincoln County, Arkansas
|Lincoln County, Arkansas|
Lincoln County Courthouse in Star City
Location within Arkansas
Arkansas's location within the U.S.
|Founded||March 28, 1871|
|Named for||Abraham Lincoln|
|Largest city||Star City|
|• Total||572 sq mi (1,481 km2)|
|• Land||562 sq mi (1,456 km2)|
|• Water||11 sq mi (28 km2), 1.9%|
|• Density||25/sq mi (10/km2)|
|Time zone||Central: UTC−6/−5|
Lincoln County is a county of the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 14,134. The county seat is Star City. Lincoln County was founded on March 28, 1871, and named for Abraham Lincoln, the 16th President of the United States.
References[change | change source]
- "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved May 23, 2014.
- "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
- Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. U.S. Government Printing Office. p. 187.