Ouachita County , Arkansas

Ouachita County: County in Arkansas, United States

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


Ouachita County is a county located in the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 26,120 and a population density of 14 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 23,382 inhabitants. Its county seat is Camden. The county was created 178 years ago in 1842.


Ouachita County is located at 33°35'36"N 92°52'55"W (33.5933600, -92.8819300). It has 6 neighbors: Calhoun County, Clark County, Columbia County, Dallas County, Nevada County and Union County.

Camden  Arkansas Courthouse image
Camden Arkansas Courthouse

The largest city of Ouachita County is Camden with a population of 10,749. Other cities include, Newport population 7,474, Bearden population 858, East Camden population 818 and Stephens population 787. See all Ouachita County cities & populated places.

Camden  Arkansas Courthouse image

Ouachita County map

Ouachita County Quick Facts

Population : 23,382 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Arkansas (United States)
Different from : Ouachita Parish
Area : 1916 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.9%
Land as percent of area : 99.1%
Altitude : 164 feet / 50 meters
Capital : Camden
Establishment : November 11, 1842
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 07:33:34 (25th June 2021)
Density : 12 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -11.71% (2010-2019)

Ouachita County has 6 neighbours.


According to census records, the population of Ouachita County decreased by 11.71% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 26,120 - census
2011 25,737 -1.49% estimation process
2012 25,398 -1.33% estimation process
2013 24,948 -1.8% estimation process
2014 24,761 -0.76% estimation process
2015 24,316 -1.83% estimation process
2016 24,013 -1.26% estimation process
2017 23,817 -0.82% estimation process
2018 23,620 -0.83% estimation process
2019 23,382 -1.02% estimation process

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People born in Ouachita County (2)

People born in Ouachita County, including recording artist; R&B singer Little Willie John, actress, director, producer, writer and editor Beth Brickell, you can see a list of people who born in Ouachita County.

Ouachita County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Camden 10,749 County seat of Ouachita County, Arkansas, United States
Newport 7,474 City in Arkansas, USA
Bearden 858 City in Ouachita County, Arkansas, United States
East Camden 818 City in Ouachita County, Arkansas, United States
Stephens 787 City in Ouachita County, Arkansas, USA
Chidester 260 City in Ouachita County, Arkansas, United States of America
Louann 151 City in Ouachita County, Arkansas, United States of America

Arkansas Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Arkansas 3,017,804 State of the United States of America
Pulaski County 391,911 County in Arkansas, United States
New Caledonia 287,800 Unincorporated community in Arkansas, United States
Benton County 279,141 County in Arkansas, United States
Washington County 239,187 County in Arkansas, United States
Little Rock 197,312 Capital and largest city of Arkansas
Sebastian County 127,827 County in Arkansas, United States
Faulkner County 126,007 County in Arkansas, United States
Saline County 122,437 County in Arkansas, United States
Craighead County 110,332 County in Arkansas, United States
Garland County 99,386 County in Arkansas, United States
Fort Smith 87,891 City in Arkansas, USA
Fayetteville 87,590 County seat of Washington County, Arkansas, United States
Springdale 81,125 City in Arkansas, United States
White County 78,753 County in Arkansas, United States
Jonesboro 78,394 County seat city in Craighead County, Arkansas, USA

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