Place:Crittenden, Arkansas, United States

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Crittenden County is a county located in the U.S. state of Arkansas and lies within Arkansas's 1st congressional district. Crittenden County is Arkansas's twelfth county, formed October 22, 1825, and named for Robert Crittenden, the first Secretary of the Arkansas Territory. As of the 2010 census, the population was 50,902. The county seat is Marion, and the largest city is West Memphis.

Crittenden County is part of the Memphis, TNMSAR Metropolitan Statistical Area. Most of the county's media comes from Memphis, although some Little Rock TV (Arkansas Educational Television Network, KATV) is imported by Comcast Cable.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1825 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1826 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1830 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1836 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1837 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1839 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1880 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
1830 1,272
1840 1,561
1850 2,648
1860 4,920
1870 3,831
1880 9,415
1890 13,940
1900 14,529
1910 22,447
1920 29,309
1930 39,717
1940 42,473
1950 47,184
1960 47,564
1970 48,106
1980 49,499
1990 49,939

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