Izard County, Arkansas

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Izard County is a county located in the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of 2000, the population was 13,249. The county seat is Melbourne.[1] Izard County is Arkansas's thirteenth county, formed on October 27, 1825, and named for War of 1812 General and Arkansas Territorial Governor George Izard. It is an alcohol prohibition or dry county.

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Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 584 square miles (1,512.6 km2), of which 581 square miles (1,504.8 km2) is land and 3 square miles (7.8 km2) (0.57%) is water.

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Demographics

As of the census[3] of 2000, there were 13,249 people, 5,440 households, and 3,769 families residing in the county. The population density was 23 people per square mile (9/km²). There were 6,591 housing units at an average density of 11 per square mile (4/km²). The racial makeup of the county was 96.41% White, 1.44% Black or African American, 0.63% Native American, 0.11% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.26% from other races, and 1.13% from two or more races. 1.00% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

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