Monroe County , Arkansas

Monroe County: County in Arkansas, United States

Monroe County locator map
Location of Monroe County on Arkansas map.

About

Monroe County is a county located in the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 8,149 and a population density of 5 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 6,584 inhabitants. Its county seat is Clarendon. The county was created 191 years ago in 1829.

Monroe County Courthouse 003 image
Monroe County Courthouse 003
Monroe County Courthouse 003 image

Geography

Monroe County is located at 34°40'40"N 91°12'14"W (34.6778400, -91.2038900). It has 4 neighbors: Arkansas County, Lee County, Saint Francis County and Woodruff County.

Monroe County map

The largest city of Monroe County is Brinkley with a population of 2,537. Other cities include, Clarendon population 1,333, Holly Grove population 520 and Fargo population 79. See all Monroe County cities & populated places.

Weather

Monroe County forecast: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%. more

Monroe County Quick Facts

Population : 6,584 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Arkansas (United States)
Different from : Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County, Monroe County
Area : 1609 km2
Water as percent of area : 2.3%
Land as percent of area : 97.7%
Named for : James Monroe
Capital : Clarendon
Establishment : November 11, 1829
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 18:15:24 (27th October 2021)
Density : 4 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -23.77% (2010-2020)
Weather : 75℉ Chance Showers And Thunderstorms then Showers And Thunderstorms Likely 7-days weather

Monroe County has 4 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Monroe County decreased by 23.77% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 8,149 - census
2011 8,099 -0.62% estimation process
2012 7,854 -3.12% estimation process
2013 7,690 -2.13% estimation process
2014 7,634 -0.73% estimation process
2015 7,452 -2.44% estimation process
2016 7,205 -3.43% estimation process
2017 7,013 -2.74% estimation process
2018 6,880 -1.93% estimation process
2019 6,701 -2.67% estimation process
2020 6,584 -1.78% estimation process

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People born in Monroe County (1)

American politician R. F. Milwee was born in Monroe County

Other places with the same name (17)

Monroe County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Brinkley 2,537 City in Monroe County, Arkansas, United States
Clarendon 1,333 City in Arkansas, USA
Holly Grove 520 City in Arkansas
Roe 94 Town in Arkansas, USA
Fargo 79 Human settlement in Monroe County, Arkansas, United States of America

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