Searcy County

Searcy County, Arkansas

PO Box 998
Marshall, AR 72650
Phone: (870) 448-3807
Fax: (870) 448-5005

In north-central AR; first established Nov 3, 1835; name changed to Marion in 1836, then in 1838 a new Searcy County was formed from Marion County. Name Origin: For Richard Searcy (1796-1832), lawyer, jurist, and legislator

Area (sq mi):: 668.51 (land 667.15; water 1.36) Population per square mile: 11.90
Population 2005: 7,969 State rank: 74 Population change: 2000-20005 -3.50%; 1990-2000 5.40% Population 2000: 8,261 (White 96.80%; Black or African American 0.00%; Hispanic or Latino 1.00%; Asian 0.10%; Other 2.50%). Foreign born: 0.60%. Median age: 42.30
Income 2000: per capita $12,536; median household $21,397; Population below poverty level: 23.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $15,032-$16,793
Unemployment (2004): 5.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.70% Median travel time to work: 32.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 33.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Before it was changed Thursday to remove the newspapers' specific names, the ad described the Mountaineer Echo, established in 1886, as the "oldest business in Marion County." The Mountain Wave, established in 1892, was called a "highly respected newspaper with a dedicated readership" and "the only print media based in Searcy County."
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Education: A native of Searcy County who graduated from high school at Leslie, Ragland received his bachelor's degree in