Hot Spring County, Arkansas

county in Arkansas, United States

Hot Spring County is a county of the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2020 census, the population was 33,040.[2] The county seat is Malvern.[3] It was founded on November 2, 1829.

Hot Spring County
Hot Spring County Courthouse in Malvern
Hot Spring County Courthouse in Malvern
Map of Arkansas highlighting Hot Spring County
Location within the U.S. state of Arkansas
Map of the United States highlighting Arkansas
Arkansas's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 34°19′07″N 92°57′14″W / 34.3186°N 92.9539°W / 34.3186; -92.9539
Country United States
State Arkansas
FoundedNovember 2, 1829
Named forhot springs at Hot Springs, Arkansas
Largest cityMalvern
 • Total622.16 sq mi (1,611.4 km2)
 • Land614.94 sq mi (1,592.7 km2)
 • Water7.22 sq mi (18.7 km2)  1.16%
 • Total33,040
 • Density53/sq mi (21/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
ZIP Codes
71901, 71913, 71921, 71923, 71929, 71933, 71941, 71943, 71964, 72084, 72104, 72167


  1. Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Transportation (2014-10-16). Arkansas County Polygons (SHP file) (Map). Arkansas GIS Office. Retrieved January 1, 2017.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "QuickFacts: Hot Spring County, Arkansas". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved August 8, 2023.
  3. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2011-05-31. Retrieved 2011-06-07.