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

The community of Mountain View is the Seat for Stone County.

Stone County was founded in 1873. Stone was created by taking area from Izard, , and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Stone had a population of 11,991 people. This is an increase of 4.28% since the last Census (which gave a population of 11,499 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Stone represented 0.43% of the total population of Arkansas, making it the state's 61st 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
201012,394+7.78%+3.36% since 2009
200911,991+4.28%-0.31% since 2008
200812,028+4.6%+0.98% since 2007
200011,499The Last Census

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


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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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