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Time Zone: Arkansas County lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time.

Arkansas County was founded in 1813.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Arkansas had a population of 18,971 people. This is a decrease of 8.57% since the last Census (which gave a population of 20,749 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Arkansas represented 0.78% of the total population of Arkansas, making it the state's 36th most populous county (out of 75 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201019,019-8.34%+0.25% since 2009
200918,971-8.57%-0.91% since 2008
200819,146-7.73%-0.87% since 2007
200020,749The Last Census

More information can be found on the Arkansas County Census Page for Arkansas County.


Below are some of the communities located in Arkansas County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Arkansas County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Stuttgart   8,8299,7459.4% decrease  
Humphrey   7528066.7% decrease  
Gillett   7498198.55% decrease  
Almyra   3013195.64% decrease  
Saint Charles   2392618.43% decrease  

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Footnotes ...

<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census. For more information, please visit the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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