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Searcy County, Arkansas

US county information
NameSearcy County
US Area
Total Area668.51 sq mi (1731.4 km2)
Land Area667.15 sq mi (1727.9 km2)
Water Area1.36 sq mi (3.5 km2)
Population8195 (2010)
Density4.74/km2 (12.3/sq mi)
FoundedDecember 13, 1838
Congressional district1st

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Searcy County is a county located in the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of 2010, the population was 8,195. The county seat is Marshall. The county was formed December 13, 1838, from a portion of Marion County and named for Richard Searcy, the first clerk and judge in the Arkansas Territory. The city of Searcy, Arkansas, some seventy miles away, shares the name despite having never been part of Searcy County. The county is an alcohol prohibition or dry county.

For more information about Searcy County, visit the official website of the Greater Searcy County Chamber of Commerce at:

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