Searcy County, Arkansas

county in Arkansas, United States

Searcy County is a county of the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2020 census, the population was 7,828.[1] The county seat is Marshall.[2] It was founded on December 13, 1838.

Searcy County
Searcy County Courthouse
Searcy County Courthouse
Flag of Searcy County
Map of Arkansas highlighting Searcy County
Location within the U.S. state of Arkansas
Map of the United States highlighting Arkansas
Arkansas's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 35°55′32″N 92°42′00″W / 35.925555555556°N 92.7°W / 35.925555555556; -92.7
Country United States
State Arkansas
FoundedDecember 13, 1838
Named forRichard Searcy
Largest cityMarshall
 • Total669 sq mi (1,730 km2)
 • Land666 sq mi (1,720 km2)
 • Water2.4 sq mi (6 km2)  0.4%
 • Total7,828
 • Density12/sq mi (4.5/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)


  1. 1.0 1.1 "QuickFacts: Searcy County, Arkansas". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved August 8, 2023.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.