Stone County, Arkansas

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Stone County
Stone County courthouse in Mountain View
Stone County courthouse in Mountain View
Map of Arkansas highlighting Stone County
Location within the U.S. state of Arkansas
Map of the United States highlighting Arkansas
Arkansas's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 35°52′46″N 92°08′50″W / 35.879444444444°N 92.147222222222°W / 35.879444444444; -92.147222222222
Country United States
State Arkansas
FoundedApril 21, 1873
Named forrock formations in the area[1]
SeatMountain View
Largest cityMountain View
 • Total609.43 sq mi (1,578.4 km2)
 • Land606.59 sq mi (1,571.1 km2)
 • Water2.84 sq mi (7.4 km2)  0.5%
 • Total12,359
 • Density20/sq mi (7.8/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)

Stone County is a county of the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2020 census, the population was 12,359.[3] The county seat is Mountain View.[4] It was founded on April 21, 1873.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Stone County". Association of Arkansas Counties. Retrieved September 25, 2018.
  2. 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.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "QuickFacts: Stone County, Arkansas". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved August 8, 2023.
  4. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.