Place:Union, Arkansas, United States

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NameUnion
Alt namesUnionsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates33.15°N 92.65°W
Located inArkansas, United States     (1829 - )
See alsoArkansas, Arkansas, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Ashley, Arkansas, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Bradley, Arkansas, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Calhoun, Arkansas, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Clark, Arkansas, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Columbia, Arkansas, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Dallas, Arkansas, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Desha, Arkansas, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Drew, Arkansas, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Hempstead, Arkansas, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Ouachita, Arkansas, United StatesChild 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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Union County is a county located in the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of 2010, the population was 41,639. The county seat is El Dorado. The county was formed on November 2, 1829, and named in recognition of the citizens' petition for a new county, stating that they were petitioning "in the spirit of Union and Unity". The county is directly adjacent to Union Parish in the state of Louisiana.

The El Dorado Micropolitan Statistical Area includes all of Union County.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1829 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1830 Court 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
1830 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1839 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1847 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1860 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 640
1840 2,889
1850 10,298
1860 12,288
1870 10,571
1880 13,419
1890 14,977
1900 22,495
1910 30,723
1920 29,691
1930 55,800
1940 50,461
1950 49,686
1960 49,518
1970 45,428
1980 48,573
1990 46,719

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