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

The community of Perryville is the Seat for Perry County.

Perry County was founded in 1840 and was created by taking area from ConwayCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Perry had a population of 10,312 people. This is an increase of 1.01% since the last Census (which gave a population of 10,209 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Perry represented 0.38% of the total population of Arkansas, making it the state's 65th 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.

YearPopulationChange
Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201010,445+2.31%+1.29% since 2009
200910,312+1.01%+0.15% since 2008
200810,297+0.86%-0.63% since 2007
200710,362+1.5% 
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200010,209The Last Census

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

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

Community 2009
Population
2000
Population
Change
(2009vs. 2000)
Perryville   1,4391,4581.3% decrease  
Bigelow   3313290.61% increase  
Perry   3093141.59% decrease  
Casa   2122091.44% increase  
Adona   1851871.07% decrease  

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<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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