Little River County

Little River County, Arkansas

351 N 2nd St
Ashdown, AR 71822
Phone: (870) 898-7208
Fax: (870) 898-7207

On southwestern border; organized Mar 5, 1867 from Hempstead County. Name Origin: For the Little River, which forms its northern boundary

Area (sq mi):: 564.87 (land 531.73; water 33.14) Population per square mile: 24.90
Population 2005: 13,227 State rank: 56 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.90%; 1990-2000 -2.40% Population 2000: 13,628 (White 73.80%; Black or African American 21.30%; Hispanic or Latino 1.70%; Asian 0.20%; Other 4.10%). Foreign born: 1.70%. Median age: 38.20
Income 2000: per capita $15,899; median household $29,417; Population below poverty level: 15.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,567-$21,924
Unemployment (2004): 5.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.70% Median travel time to work: 24.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 38.90%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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At each of these locations (n = 27 in Little River County, n = 9 in Sevier County), F.
LITTLE RIVER COUNTY (n = 72): Little River, 1.6 km N of Billingley's Corner (Sec.
(AP) -- Voters in Little River County supported raising the sales tax by a quarter of a cent to fund a civil engineering program at the Ashdown campus of Cossatot Community College,
In 1988, a new breeding colony of cliff swallows was reported in Little River County at Lake Millwood and, in 1991, nesting cliff swallows were reported in Hempstead County at Millwood Dam.
brasiliensis were collected by hand from a nuisance roost in downtown Ashdown, Little River County, Arkansas (33[degrees]67'N, 94[degrees]13'W).
In Arkansas, the deal will put Arvest for the first time in Jonesboro and Monette in Craighead County, Manila in Mississippi County, Dierks and Nashville in Howard County, Ashdown in Little River County, Mount Ida in Montgomery County, Glenwood in Pike County, De Queen in Sevier County and Waldron in Scott County.
Hamilton was a native of Foreman in Little River County and went on to have parts in Broadway shows including "The Wiz," "Blues in the Night" and "Ragtime." His other professional accomplishments included performances for President Ronald Reagan and for Pope John Paul II at the Vatican.
Little River County Health Unit Intermittent Skilled
Foreman, which is in Little River County, saw its total revenue jump from $184,000 in 2007 to $479,000 in 2008. Fastest-Growing Tax Collection Fastest-Growing State Sales and Use Tax Collections, 2005-2006 1 Marion County 32.5% 2 Logan County 23.2% 3 Newton County 15.7% 4 Washington County 15.2% 5 Miller County 14.6% 6 Union County 11.2% 7 Randolph County 11.0% 8 Faulkner County 10.8% 9 Crittenden County 10.3% 10 Little River County 10.3% Source: Arkansas Department of Finance & Administration
Palmetto Flats in Little River County is the second-largest site at 1,847 acres.

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