Pike County, Arkansas

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Pike County
Pike County Courthouse in Murfreesboro, Arkansas
Pike County Courthouse in Murfreesboro, Arkansas
Map of Arkansas highlighting Pike County
Location within the U.S. state of Arkansas
Map of the United States highlighting Arkansas
Arkansas's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 34°10′00″N 93°39′27″W / 34.166666666667°N 93.6575°W / 34.166666666667; -93.6575
Country United States
State Arkansas
FoundedNovember 1, 1833
Named forZebulon Pike
SeatMurfreesboro
Largest cityMurfreesboro
Area
 • Total614 sq mi (1,590 km2)
 • Land601 sq mi (1,560 km2)
 • Water14 sq mi (40 km2)  2.2%%
Population
 • Estimate 
(2016)
10,832
 • Density19/sq mi (7/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Congressional district4th

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. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.