Miller County, Arkansas

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Miller County, Arkansas
Miller County Courthouse, Texarkana, AR IMG 6379.jpg
Miller County Courthouse in Texarkana
Location within Arkansas
Location within Arkansas
Map of the United States highlighting Arkansas
Arkansas's location within the U.S.
FoundedApril 1, 1820;
recreated December 22, 1874,
following abolishment in 1838
Named forJames Miller[1]
SeatTexarkana
Largest cityTexarkana
Area
 • Total637.48[2] sq mi (1,651 km2)
 • Land623.98[2] sq mi (1,616 km2)
 • Water13.5[2] sq mi (35 km2), 2.1%[2]
Population (est.)
 • (2016)43,787
 • Density68.7/sq mi (26.5/km2)
Congressional district4th
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5
Websitewww.millercountyar.org

Miller County is a county located in the southwestern corner of the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 43,462.[3] The county seat is Texarkana.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. U.S. Government Printing Office. p. 208.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Transportation (2014-10-16). Arkansas County Polygons (SHP file) (Map). Arkansas GIS Office. Retrieved January 1, 2017.
  3. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 14, 2011. Retrieved May 23, 2014.
  4. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.