Place:Faulkner, Arkansas, United States

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Faulkner County is a county in the U.S. state of Arkansas. Its population was 113,237 as of the 2010 Census. The county seat is Conway. Faulkner County is included in the Little RockNorth Little RockConway Metropolitan Statistical Area.

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History

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Faulkner County was formed from parts of Conway and Pulaski counties on April 12, 1873, and is named after Colonel Sanford C. 'Sandy' Faulkner who was the composer of the popular fiddle tune "The Arkansas Traveller".

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Date Event Source
1873 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1873 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1873 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1873 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1873 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1880 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
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
1880 12,786
1890 18,342
1900 20,780
1910 23,708
1920 27,681
1930 28,381
1940 25,880
1950 25,289
1960 24,303
1970 31,572
1980 46,192
1990 60,006

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