Howard County , Arkansas

Howard County: County in Arkansas, United States

About

Howard County is a county located in the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 13,789 and a population density of 9 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 13,109 inhabitants. Its county seat is Nashville. The county was created 149 years ago in 1873.

Howard County Quick Facts

Population : 13,109 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Arkansas (United States)
Different from : Howard County, Howard County, Howard County, Howard County, Howard County, Howard County
Area : 1542 km2
Water as percent of area : 1.1%
Land as percent of area : 98.9%
Capital : Nashville
Establishment : April 04, 1873
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 11:48:42 (22nd May 2022)
Density : 9 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -5.19% (2010-2020)
Howard County locator map
Location of Howard County on Arkansas map.
Howard County Courthouse  1 of 3 image
Howard County Courthouse 1 of 3
Howard County Courthouse  1 of 3 image

Geography

Howard County is located at 34°5'19"N 93°59'37"W (34.0887400, -93.9934900). It has 6 neighbors: Hempstead County, Little River County, Montgomery County, Pike County, Polk County and Sevier County.

Howard County map

The largest city of Howard County is Nashville with a population of 4,290. Other cities include and Dierks population 1,076. See all Howard County cities & populated places.

Howard County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Nashville 4,290 City in Arkansas, United States
Dierks 1,076 City in Arkansas, USA
Tollette 247 Township in Howard County, Arkansas

Howard County has 6 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Howard County decreased by 5.19% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 13,789 - census
2010 13,789 0% census
2011 13,816 0.2% estimation process
2011 13,816 0% estimation process
2012 13,675 -1.03% estimation process
2013 13,543 -0.97% estimation process
2014 13,492 -0.38% estimation process
2015 13,336 -1.17% estimation process
2016 13,350 0.1% estimation process
2017 13,365 0.11% estimation process
2018 13,302 -0.47% estimation process
2019 13,202 -0.76% estimation process
2020 13,109 -0.71% estimation process

Comitatul Howard, Comte de Howard, Comté de Howard, Condado de Howard, Condado han Howard, Contea di Howard, Govard, Hovardi srjan, Howard, Howard Comitatus, Howard Kun, Howard Kūn, Howard konderria, Howard megye, Hrabstwo Howard, Khauard, Khauurd, Okrug Khauard, Quan Howard, Quận Howard, haraarda ka'unti, hawado jun, huo hua de xian, mqatʿt hawrd, shhrstan hward arkanzas, Говард, Округ Хауард, Хауард, Хауърд, Հովարդի շրջան, شهرستان هوارد، آرکانزاس, مقاطعة هاورد, ہووارڈ کاؤنٹی، آرکنساس, ہوورڈ کاؤنٹی، آرکنساس, হাৱার্ড কাউন্টি, ハワード郡, 霍華德縣

People born in Howard County (1)

American actor, songwriter, country Western music vocalist, and one of the last singing cowboys (1914-1982) Jimmy Wakely was born in Howard County

Other places with the same name (7)

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