established June 15, 1836 formerly known as Arkansas Territory
flag of Arkansas
seal of Arkansas
Arkansas two letter code: AR
capital: Little Rock est. 1821
Bear State
Bowie State
Hot Springs State
Land of Opportunity
The Natural State
Razorback State
Toothpick State
Wonder State
94 Counties:
Arkansas County
Arkansas County/Jefferson County
Ashley County
Baxter County
Benton County
Boone County
Bradley County
Calhoun County
Carroll County
Carroll County/Boone County
Chicot County
Clark County
Clay County
Cleburne County
Cleburne County/Faulkner County
Cleveland County
Columbia County
Conway County
Craighead County
Crawford County
Crittenden County
Cross County
Dallas County
Desha County
Desha County/Drew County
Drew County
Faulkner County
Franklin County
Fulton County
Fulton County/Izard County/Sharp County
Fulton County/Sharp County
Garland County
Garland County/Saline County
Grant County
Greene County
Hempstead County
Hot Spring County
Howard County
Independence County
Independence County/Sharp County
Izard County
Jackson County
Jefferson County
Johnson County
Lafayette County
Lawrence County
Lee County
Lincoln County
Little River County
Logan County
Lonoke County
Lonoke County/Pulaski County
Madison County
Marion County
Miller County
Mississippi County
Monroe County
Montgomery County
Montgomery County/Pike County
Nevada County
Nevada County/Hempstead County
Newton County
Ouachita County
Ouachita County/Nevada County
Perry County
Phillips County
Pike County
Poinsett County
Polk County
Pope County
Prairie County
Pulaski County
Pulaski County/Saline County
Randolph County
Saline County
Scott County
Scott County/Sebastian County
Searcy County
Searcy County/Baxter County
Sebastian County
Sevier County
Sharp County
St. Francis County
St. Francis County/Crittenden County
Stone County
Union County
Van Buren County
Van Buren County/Cleburne County
Van Buren County/Faulkner County
Washington County
Washington County/Benton County
White County
Woodruff County
Yell County
6 Neighboring States:
3 Areacodes:
479     501     870    
Airport : 220
Gliderport : 2
Heliport : 80
Ultralight : 3
Electoral Votes: 6
State Motto: Regnat populus
english translation: The people rule
Highest point in Arkansas: Magazine Mountain , 2753 feet
tree Loblolly Pine
tree binomial nomenclature Pinus taeda
flower Apple blossom
flower scientificname Malus
bird Mockingbird
insect European honey bee
insect scientific name Apis mellifera
butterfly Diana fritillary butterfly
butterfly binomial nomenclature Speyeria diana
land mammal White-tailed deer
mineral Quartz
rock or stone Bauxite
gemstone Diamond
zipcodes for Arkansas : 71601 71602 71603 71611 71612 71613 71630
all 562 zipcodes for Arkansas
Crime Chart Arkansas Crime (2014) USA Crime (2014)
population 2,966,369 318,857,056
violent crimes 14,2431,197,987
violent crime rate480.1375.7
murder and manslaughter16514,249
murder and manslaughter rate5.64.5
rape rate59.436.6
robbery rate69.1102.2
aggravated assault10,265741,291
aggravated assault rate346.0232.5
property crimes99,0188,277,829
property crime rate3338.02596.1
burglary rate835.7542.5
larceny theft68,6275,858,496
larceny theft rate2313.51837.3
motor vechicle theft5,601689,527
motor vehicle theft rate188.8216.2
Arkadelphia (10,745)
Batesville (10,668)
Bella Vista (27,999)
Benton (34,177)
Bentonville (44,499)
Blytheville (14,694)
Bryant (19,986)
Cabot (25,587)
Camden (11,347)
Centerton (12,023)
Conway (64,980)
El Dorado (18,386)
Fayetteville (82,830)
Forrest City (14,672)
Fort Smith (88,194)
Harrison (13,138)
Helena-West Helena (11,109)
Hot Springs (35,635)
Hot Springs Village (13,510)
Jacksonville (28,643)
Jonesboro (73,907)
Little Rock (197,992)
Magnolia (11,669)
Malvern (10,928)
Marion (12,292)
Maumelle (17,931)
Mountain Home (12,330)
North Little Rock (66,504)
Paragould (27,900)
Pine Bluff (44,772)
Rogers (63,159)
Russellville (29,166)
Searcy (24,196)
Sherwood (30,517)
Siloam Springs (16,081)
Springdale (77,859)
Texarkana (30,353)
Van Buren (23,081)
West Memphis (25,052)