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

The community of Paragould is the Seat for Greene County.

Greene County was founded in 1833.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Greene had a population of 40,996 people. This is an increase of 9.82% since the last Census (which gave a population of 37,331 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Greene represented 1.4% of the total population of Arkansas, making it the state's 19th 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
201042,090+12.75%+2.67% since 2009
200940,996+9.82%+0.93% since 2008
200840,618+8.81%+0.78% since 2007
200037,331The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Paragould   25,02822,01713.68% increase  
Marmaduke   1,1751,1581.47% increase  
Oak Grove Heights   82372713.2% increase  
Lafe   4013854.16% increase  
Delaplaine   1301272.36% increase  

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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.

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