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Time Zone: Crawford County lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Van Buren is the Seat for Crawford County.

Crawford County was founded in 1820 and was created by taking area from PulaskiCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Crawford had a population of 60,102 people. This is an increase of 12.87% since the last Census (which gave a population of 53,247 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Crawford represented 1.99% of the total population of Arkansas, making it the state's 12th most populous county (out of 75 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201061,948+16.34%+3.07% since 2009
200960,102+12.87%+0.88% since 2008
200859,577+11.89%+0.92% since 2007
200053,247The Last Census

More information can be found on the Crawford County Census Page for Crawford County.


Below are some of the communities located in Crawford County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Crawford County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Van Buren   22,66518,98619.38% increase  
Alma   5,1994,16024.98% increase  
Mulberry   1,7281,6276.21% increase  
Cedarville   1,2151,1337.24% increase  
Kibler   1,0369696.91% increase  

Websites for Crawford County

Official Website:   www.crawford-county.org/

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Footnotes ...

<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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