Sharp County

Sharp County, Arkansas

PO Box 307
Ash Flat, AR 72513
Phone: (870) 994-7361
Fax: (870) 994-7712
www.sharpcounty.org

In northeast-central AR; organized Jul 18, 1868 from Izard County. Name Origin: For Ephraim Sharp, AR state legislator for the district when the county was formed

Area (sq mi):: 606.35 (land 604.35; water 1.99) Population per square mile: 28.80
Population 2005: 17,397 State rank: 44 Population change: 2000-20005 1.60%; 1990-2000 21.30% Population 2000: 17,119 (White 96.40%; Black or African American 0.50%; Hispanic or Latino 1.00%; Asian 0.10%; Other 2.30%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 44.30
Income 2000: per capita $14,143; median household $25,152; Population below poverty level: 18.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $16,285-$17,247
Unemployment (2004): 7.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 26.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 37.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Primroseandblue, who finished second in a bumper three years ago on his only previous visit to Ballinrobe, and Run With The Wind, who was unplaced on the Flat here two years ago, are the only horses in the line-up to have previous experience over the sharp County Mayo track.
The Batesville banking market is defined as Independence County and Sharp County south of the Strawberry River.
The Bairds consented to criminal forfeiture of $200,000 and approximately 700 acres of land -- which includes their residence and former dog and cat kennels -- in Sharp County, Arkansas, valued at $1.
The bank airs the video testimonials through social media, on its website and YouTube, as well as before the start of movies at the Highland Twin Cinema in Sharp County.
Sharp County residents voted in 2012 to turn that county wet.
Carpenter is the immediate past president of the Quad Cities Rotary Club, heads the Sharp County chapter of the Arkansas Community Foundation and is enrolled in the Graduate School of Banking at Colorado.
Donald Britnell has joined FNBC Bank's Sharp County offices as community president.
Donald Britnell has joined FNBC Bank as community president for the Sharp County offices.
Julie Seat has been hired as the assistant vice president and branch manager at the Highland branch of IberiaBank in Sharp County.
Madison and Sharp county voters also favored in-county alcohol sales during November's general election, but ABC didn't accept a single retail alcohol permit application from those counties last month.
In 1985, Witt joined the Arkansas State Police and began patrolling highways in Sharp County.
The Sharp County Hospital Foundation offered in 2005 to buy the 40-bed hospital for $4 million.