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

The community of Marion is the Seat for Crittenden County.

Crittenden County was founded in 1825 and was created by taking area from PhillipsCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Crittenden had a population of 53,022 people. This is an increase of 4.24% since the last Census (which gave a population of 50,866 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Crittenden represented 1.9% of the total population of Arkansas, making it the state's 15th 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
200953,022+4.24%+0.88% since 2008
200852,561+3.33%+0.84% since 2007
200050,866The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
West Memphis   27,23227,6661.57% decrease  
Marion   12,3618,90138.87% increase  
Earle   2,7563,0369.22% decrease  
Turrell   8749578.67% decrease  
Crawfordsville   4935144.09% decrease  

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<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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