Montgomery County, Arkansas

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Montgomery County, Arkansas
Montgomery County Courthouse 003.jpg
Montgomery County Courthouse in Mount Ida
Map of Arkansas highlighting Montgomery County
Location within the U.S. state of Arkansas
Map of the United States highlighting Arkansas
Arkansas's location within the U.S.
FoundedDecember 9, 1842
Named forRichard Montgomery
SeatMount Ida
Largest cityMount Ida
Area
 • Total800 sq mi (2,072 km2)
 • Land780 sq mi (2,020 km2)
 • Water20 sq mi (52 km2), 2.6%
Population (est.)
 • (2016)8,879
 • Density12/sq mi (5/km2)
Congressional district4th
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5

Montgomery County is a county in the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 9,487.[1] The county seat is Mount Ida.[2] It was founded on December 9, 1842.

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.