Fulton County, Arkansas

Fulton County: County in Arkansas, United States


Fulton County is a county located in the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 12,245 and a population density of 8 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 12,381 inhabitants. Its county seat is Salem. The county was created 179 years ago in 1842.

Quick Facts about Fulton County

Population : 12,381 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Arkansas (United States)
Different from : Fulton County, Fulton County, Fulton County, Fulton County, Fulton County, Fulton County, Fulton County
Area : 1607 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.3%
Land as percent of area : 99.7%
Named for : William S. Fulton
Capital : Salem
Establishment : December 12, 1842
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 22:58:53 (3rd December 2022)
Density : 8 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 1.1% (2010-2020)
Fulton County locator map
Location of Fulton County on Arkansas map.
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Salem AR 002
Salem  AR 002 image


Fulton County is located at 36°22'54"N 91°49'6"W (36.3816700, -91.8182400). It has 6 neighbors: Baxter County, Izard County, Sharp County, Howell County, Oregon County and Ozark County.

Fulton County map

The largest city of Fulton County is Salem with a population of 1,655. Other cities include, Mammoth Spring population 940 and Viola population 356. See all Fulton County cities & populated places.

Fulton County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Fulton County.

City Name Population Title
Salem 1,655 City in Arkansas, United States
Mammoth Spring 940 City in Arkansas, USA
Viola 356 Human settlement in Fulton County, Arkansas, United States of America

Fulton County has 6 neighbours.


The population of Fulton County increased by 1.1% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 12,245 - census
2011 12,240 -0.04% estimation process
2012 12,169 -0.58% estimation process
2013 12,170 0.01% estimation process
2014 12,081 -0.74% estimation process
2015 12,138 0.47% estimation process
2016 12,099 -0.32% estimation process
2017 12,131 0.26% estimation process
2018 12,308 1.44% estimation process
2019 12,477 1.35% estimation process
2020 12,381 -0.78% estimation process

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Other places with the same name (8)

Arkansas Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Pulaski County 392,980 County in Arkansas, United States
Benton County 288,774 County in Arkansas, United States
New Caledonia 287,800 Unincorporated community in Arkansas, United States
Washington County 243,216 County in Arkansas, United States
Little Rock 197,866 Capital and largest city of Arkansas
Sebastian County 127,590 County in Arkansas, United States
Faulkner County 126,919 County in Arkansas, United States
Saline County 123,968 County in Arkansas, United States
Craighead County 112,245 County in Arkansas, United States
Garland County 99,789 County in Arkansas, United States
Fayetteville 89,576 County seat of Washington County, Arkansas, United States
Fort Smith 87,764 City in Arkansas, USA
Springdale 81,115 City in Arkansas, United States
Jonesboro 79,859 County seat city in Craighead County, Arkansas, USA
White County 78,729 County in Arkansas, United States
Lonoke County 73,921 County in Arkansas, United States