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

The community of Mount Ida is the Seat for Montgomery County.

Montgomery County was founded in 1842 and was created by taking area from Hot SpringCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Montgomery had a population of 9,009 people. This is a decrease of 2.55% since the last Census (which gave a population of 9,245 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Montgomery represented 0.35% of the total population of Arkansas, making it the state's 68th 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
20109,487+2.62%+5.31% since 2009
20099,009-2.55%-0.97% since 2008
20089,097-1.6%+0.32% since 2007
20009,245The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Mount Ida   9369814.59% decrease  
Norman   4094233.31% decrease  
Oden   2102204.55% decrease  
Black Springs   1091144.39% 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.

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

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