Ouachita County, Arkansas

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Ouachita County, Arkansas
Camden, Arkansas Courthouse.jpg
Ouachita County Courthouse in Camden
Location within Arkansas
Location within Arkansas
Map of the United States highlighting Arkansas
Arkansas's location within the U.S.
FoundedNovember 29, 1842
SeatCamden
Largest cityCamden
Area
 • Total740 sq mi (1,917 km2)
 • Land733 sq mi (1,898 km2)
 • Water7.0 sq mi (18 km2), 0.9%
Population (est.)
 • (2016)24,098
 • Density35.7/sq mi (13.77/km2)
Congressional district4th
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5

Ouachita County is a county of the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 26,120.[1] The county seat is Camden.[2] It was founded on November 29, 1842 and is named for the Ouachita River.

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 16, 2011. Retrieved May 23, 2014.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.