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Arkansas

Arkansas Facts

  • Capital City: Little Rock (pop. 187,452) (2008 est.)
  • Arkansas Population: 2,949,131 (2012 est.) (32nd)
  • Arkansas Population: (per square mile)
  • U.S. State Populations: (all states)
  • Currency: U.S. Dollar (conversion rates)

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    all u.s. currency
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  • Arkansas Quarter The fifth and final quarter released in 2003 honors Arkansas, and is the 25th in the United States Mint's 50 State Quarters® Program. Arkansas was admitted into the Union on June 15, 1836, becoming our Nation's 25th State. Nicknamed the "Natural State," Arkansas' quarter depicts its natural resources of clear streams, rives and lakes. Arkansas is also known for its sportmanship, the largest producer of rice in the United States and is home to the oldest diamond mine in North America The design bears the image of rice stalks, a diamond and a mallard flying above a lake.

    The coin bears the inscriptions "Arkansas" and "1836." Additional details

    Arkansas quarter
  • Land Sizes
  • Language: English, others
  • Largest Cities: (by population) Little Rock, Fort Smith, North Little Rock, Fayetteville, Jonesboro, Pine Bluff
  • Name: Arkansas is from the Sioux Indian (Quapaw) word "acansa" meaning "downstream place" or "south wind."
  • Statehood: June 15, 1836 (25th state)
  • Symbols

Arkansas Photographs

Little Rock, Arkansas Photolitherland at en.wikipedia.org

Arkansas Cities, Counties & Area Codes

City County Area Code
Stuttgart Arkansas 870
Crossett Ashley 870
Mountain Home Baxter 870
Rogers Benton 479
Harrison Boone 870
Warren Bradley 870
Hampton Calhoun 870
Berryville Carroll 870
Lake Village Chicot 870
Arkadelphia Clark 870
Piggott Clay 870
Heber Springs Cleburne 501
Rison Cleveland 870
Magnolia Columbia 870
Morrilton Conway 501
Jonesboro Craighead 870
Van Buren Crawford 479
West Memphis Crittenden 870
Wynne Cross 870
Fordyce Dallas 870
Dumas Desha 870
Monticello Drew 870
Conway Faulkner 501
Ozark Franklin 479
Salem Fulton 870
Hot Springs National Park Garland 501
Sheridan Grant 870
Paragould Greene 870
Hope Hempstead 870
Malvern Hot Spring 501
Nashville Howard 870
Batesville Independence 870
Melbourne Izard 870
Newport Jackson 870
Pine Bluff Jefferson 870
Clarksville Johnson 479
Stamps Lafayette 870
Walnut Ridge Lawrence 870
Marianna Lee 870
Star City Lincoln 870
Ashdown Little River 870
Booneville Logan 479
Cabot Lonoke 501
Huntsville Madison 479
Yellville Marion 870
Texarkana Miller 870
Blytheville Mississippi 870
Brinkley Monroe 870
Mount Ida Montgomery 870
Prescott Nevada 870
Jasper Newton 870
Camden Ouachita 870
Perryville Perry 501
West Helena Phillips 870
Glenwood Pike 870
Trumann Poinsett 870
Mena Polk 479
Russellville Pope 479
Des Arc Prairie 870
Little Rock Pulaski 501
Pocahontas Randolph 870
Forrest City Saint Francis 870
Benton Saline 501
Waldron Scott 479
Marshall Searcy 870
Fort Smith Sebastian 479
De Queen Sevier 870
Cherokee Village Sharp 870
Mountain View Stone 870
El Dorado Union 870
Clinton Van Buren 501
Fayetteville Washington 479
Searcy White 501
McCrory Woodruff 870
Dardanelle Yell 479
This page was last modified on April 7, 2017.