Pike County, Arkansas

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Pike County, Arkansas
Pike County Courthouse, Arkansas.jpg
Pike County Courthouse in Murfreesboro, Arkansas
Location within Arkansas
Location within Arkansas
Map of the United States highlighting Arkansas
Arkansas's location within the U.S.
FoundedNovember 1, 1833
Named forZebulon Pike
SeatMurfreesboro
Largest cityMurfreesboro
Area
 • Total614 sq mi (1,590 km2)
 • Land601 sq mi (1,557 km2)
 • Water14 sq mi (36 km2), 2.2%
Population (est.)
 • (2016)10,832
 • Density19/sq mi (7/km2)
Congressional district4th
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5

Pike County is a county of the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 11,291.[1] The county seat is Murfreesboro.[2] It was founded on November 1, 1833.

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 16, 2011. Retrieved May 19, 2014.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.