Aggregated Arkansas News Articles
- News Minute: Here is the latest Oklahoma news from The Associated Press at 9:40 p.m. CDT
An effort to legalize casinos in Arkansas says it raised more than $1 million last month from two American Indian tribes in neighboring Oklahoma. Driving Arkansas Forward reported Wednesday that it spent nearly ...
News 9. Wed, 15 Aug 2018 22:47:00 EDT.
- Pro-casino group raises $1M in July for Arkansas proposal
An organization working to legalize casinos in Arkansas says it raised more than $1 million last month from two American Indian tribes in neighboring Oklahoma.
News 9. Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:13:00 EDT.
- Trump administration sued over Arkansas' Medicaid work requirements
Advocacy groups on Tuesday filed a lawsuit challenging the decision by President Donald Trump's administration to allow Arkansas to impose work requirements on Medicaid recipients in the state.
Reuters. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 17:57:17 -0400.
- Arkansas architect's team wins NASA project to build on Mars
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - A northwest Arkansas architect is part of a team that has won a NASA competition to build homes on Mars. ...
Washington Times. Sat, 11 Aug 2018 17:31:12 -0400.
- Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport has covered parking deck
BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) - Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport has opened its $35 million covered parking deck. Airport officials in Bentonville say a ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held Wednesday. ...
Washington Times. Sat, 11 Aug 2018 11:47:25 -0400.
- Red Lobster employee in Arkansas tests positive for hepatitis A, health department confirms
The Arkansas Department of Health is urging the public to get vaccinated.
Michael Bartiromo. Fox News. Thu, 09 Aug 2018 13:08:00 GMT.
- Trump's trade battle with China hits home in Arkansas town
The consequences of President Donald Trump's trade battle are hitting home in one rural Arkansas town.
Fox Carolina. Wed, 8 Aug 2018 03:10:00 EDT.
- Huckabee: Iran Sanctions Will Hit 'In the Toilet' Economy Hard
The re-imposed sanctions against Iran, which will be fired up at midnight, will have a dramatic effect, as the Iranian economy is "so in the toilet" people are struggling, former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee said Monday.
Newsmax. Mon, 06 Aug 2018 14:48:26 EDT.
- Arkansas Virtual Academy Grows College and Career Prep Programs for the 2018-2019 School Year
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Students and teachers at Arkansas Virtual Academy (ARVA) will start the 2018-2019 school year on August 15. ... ...
Business Wire. Mon, 6 Aug 2018 14:00:00 UTC.
- 18-year-old allegedly tried to steal a plane to fly it to a rap concert
An 18-year-old Arkansas man was formally charged after attempting to steal a plane so he could fly it to a rap concert in another state last month.
Fox News. Sun, 05 Aug 2018 20:00:00 GMT.
Arkansas Population Trends and Information Resources
The U. S. Census Bureau estimates the population of Arkansas as follows:
|Date||Estimated Population||Yearly % Change|
|July 1, 2016||2,988,248||0.35|
|July 1, 2015||2,977,853||0.37|
|July 1, 2014||2,966,912||0.28|
|July 1, 2013||2,958,663||0.27|
|July 1, 2012||2,950,685||0.38|
|July 1, 2011||2,939,493||0.60|
|July 1, 2010||2,921,995|| |
According to the 2010 census, the population of Arkansas was 2,915,918.
In 2008, the estimated population of Arkansas was 2,855,390, whereas
in 2006, the population of Arkansas was about 2,804,199.
For detailed, up-to-date information about Arkansas' demographics,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
QuickFacts about Arkansas
web page. For maps of Arkansas,
visit this Arkansas Map
The photograph above shows the state capitol building
in Little Rock, Arkansas.
Arkansas newspaper publishers
are listed here, along with their
addresses, phone numbers, and website links;
names, descriptions, and
website links are listed on this page.
More information about Arkansas
can be found here.
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