Pope County, Arkansas

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Pope County, Arkansas
Pope County Courthouse, Russellville, AR.jpg
Pope County Courthouse in Russellville
Location within Arkansas
Location within Arkansas
Map of the United States highlighting Arkansas
Arkansas's location within the U.S.
FoundedNovember 2, 1829
Named forJohn Pope
Largest cityRussellville
 • Total831 sq mi (2,152 km2)
 • Land813 sq mi (2,106 km2)
 • Water18 sq mi (47 km2), 2.2%
Population (est.)
 • (2017)63,835
 • Density76/sq mi (29/km2)
Congressional district3rd
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5

Pope County is a county of the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 61,754.[1] The county seat is Russellville.[2] It was founded on November 2, 1829.

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved May 19, 2014.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.