White County, Arkansas

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White County, Arkansas
WhiteCoARCourthouse.JPG
White County Courthouse and Confederate monument in Searcy
Location within Arkansas
Location within Arkansas
Map of the United States highlighting Arkansas
Arkansas's location within the U.S.
FoundedOctober 23, 1835
Named forHugh Lawson White
SeatSearcy
Largest citySearcy
Area
 • Total1,042 sq mi (2,699 km2)
 • Land1,035 sq mi (2,681 km2)
 • Water7.1 sq mi (18 km2), 0.7%
Population (est.)
 • (2016)79,263
 • Density75/sq mi (29/km2)
Congressional district2nd
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5
Websitewww.whitecountyar.org

White County is a county located in the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 77,076.[1] The county seat is Searcy.[2] It was founded on October 23, 1835.

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.