Arkansas

established June 15, 1836 formerly known as Arkansas Territory
flag of Arkansas
Flag
seal of Arkansas
Seal
Arkansas two letter code: AR
capital: Little Rock est. 1821
population:
3,038,999 ( 56.43 people per square mile )
Nicknames:
Bear State
Bowie State
Hot Springs State
Land of Opportunity
The Natural State
Razorback State
Toothpick State
Wonder State
6 Neighboring States:
Louisiana
Mississippi
Missouri
Oklahoma
Tennessee
Texas
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 , 2,753 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
rape1,763116,645
rape rate59.436.6
robbery2,050325,802
robbery rate69.1102.2
aggravated assault10,265741,291
aggravated assault rate346.0232.5
property crimes99,0188,277,829
property crime rate3338.02596.1
burglary24,7901,729,806
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
541 cities in Arkansas
Map City Population
Little Rock 197,992
Fort Smith 88,194
Fayetteville 82,830
Springdale 77,859
Jonesboro 73,907
North Little Rock 66,504
Conway 64,980
Rogers 63,159
Pine Bluff 44,772
Bentonville 44,499
75 counties in Arkansas
County Population
Pulaski 391,911
Benton 279,141
Washington 239,187
Sebastian 127,827
Faulkner 126,007
Saline 122,437
Craighead 110,332
Garland 99,386
White 78,753
Lonoke 73,309