Place:Boone, Arkansas, United States

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NameBoone
Alt namesBoon Countysource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS5023955
Boonesource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates36.3°N 93.15°W
Located inArkansas, United States     (1869 - )
See alsoCarroll, Arkansas, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Marion, Arkansas, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Boone County is a county located in the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 36,903. The county seat is Harrison. Boone County is Arkansas's 62nd county, formed on April 9, 1869. Boone County is part of the Harrison Micropolitan Statistical Area.

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History

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Boone County was formed from the eastern portion of Carroll County. Contrary to popular belief, it was not named for frontiersman Daniel Boone. It was originally called Boon, since the residents believed it would be a "boon" to all who settled there. The e was added to the name later.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1869 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1869 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1869 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1869 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1869 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1870 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1870 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1870 7,032
1880 12,146
1890 15,816
1900 16,396
1910 14,318
1920 16,098
1930 14,937
1940 15,860
1950 16,260
1960 16,116
1970 19,073
1980 26,067
1990 28,297

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