Nevada County, Arkansas

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Nevada County, Arkansas
Prescott, AR 006.jpg
Nevada County Courthouse in Prescott
Location within Arkansas
Location within Arkansas
Map of the United States highlighting Arkansas
Arkansas's location within the U.S.
FoundedMarch 20, 1871
Named forstate of Nevada
Largest cityPrescott
 • Total621 sq mi (1,608 km2)
 • Land618 sq mi (1,601 km2)
 • Water2.8 sq mi (7 km2), 0.5%
Population (est.)
 • (2016)8,398
 • Density15/sq mi (6/km2)
Congressional district4th
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5

Nevada County is a county of the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 8,997[1] The county seat is Prescott.[2] It was founded on March 20, 1871.

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 15, 2011. Retrieved May 23, 2014.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.