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

The community of Melbourne is the Seat for Izard County.

Izard County was founded in 1825.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Izard had a population of 13,038 people. This is a decrease of 1.59% since the last Census (which gave a population of 13,249 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Izard represented 0.5% of the total population of Arkansas, making it the state's 57th 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
201013,696+3.37%+5.05% since 2009
200913,038-1.59%-0.43% since 2008
200813,094-1.17%+0.48% since 2007
200013,249The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Melbourne   1,6821,6730.54% increase  
Calico Rock   9709912.12% decrease  
Oxford   6326421.56% decrease  
Mount Pleasant   3944011.75% decrease  
Pineville   2452460.41% 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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