Randolph County, Arkansas

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Randolph County, Arkansas
Randolph County Arkansas Courthouse.jpg
Randolph County Courthouse in Pocahontas
Location within Arkansas
Location within Arkansas
Map of the United States highlighting Arkansas
Arkansas's location within the U.S.
FoundedOctober 29, 1835
Named forJohn Randolph
SeatPocahontas
Largest cityPocahontas
Area
 • Total656.04[1] sq mi (1,699 km2)
 • Land651.83[1] sq mi (1,688 km2)
 • Water4.21[1] sq mi (11 km2), 0.6%[1]
Population (est.)
 • (2016)17,448
 • Density26.8/sq mi (10.3/km2)
Congressional district1st
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5
Websiterandolphcounty.arkansas.gov

Randolph County is a county of the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 17,969.[2] The county seat is Pocahontas.[3] It was founded on October 29, 1835.

The county is between the Ozark Mountains and Arkansas Delta.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Transportation (2014-10-16). Arkansas County Polygons (SHP file) (Map). Arkansas GIS Office. Retrieved January 1, 2017.
  2. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved May 24, 2014.
  3. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2011-05-31. Retrieved 2011-06-07.