Dallas County, Arkansas

county in Arkansas, United States

Dallas County is a county of the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2020 census, the population was 6,482,[1] The county seat is Fordyce.[2] It was founded on January 1, 1845.

Dallas County
Courthouse in Fordyce
Courthouse in Fordyce
Map of Arkansas highlighting Dallas County
Location within the U.S. state of Arkansas
Map of the United States highlighting Arkansas
Arkansas's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 33°58′37″N 92°40′23″W / 33.976944444444°N 92.673055555556°W / 33.976944444444; -92.673055555556
Country United States
State Arkansas
FoundedJanuary 1, 1845
Named forGeorge M. Dallas
Largest cityFordyce
 • Total668 sq mi (1,730 km2)
 • Land667 sq mi (1,730 km2)
 • Water0.7 sq mi (2 km2)  0.1%
 • Total6,482
 • Density9.7/sq mi (3.7/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)


  1. 1.0 1.1 "QuickFacts: Dallas County, Arkansas". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved August 8, 2023.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on May 31, 2011. Retrieved 2011-06-07.