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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Baxter County, Arkansas

Baxter County is a county located in the U.S. state of Arkansas. It is in the northern part of the state, and shares a border with Missouri. The county seat is Mountain Home. Baxter County is Arkansas's 66th county, formed on 24 March 1873 and named for Elisha Baxter, the tenth governor of Arkansas. As of the 2000 census, the county's population was 38,386 in 2000. As of July of 2007, the county's population is 41,307. The Mountain Home Micropolitan Statistical Area includes all of Baxter County. The Baxter Bulletin weekly newspaper was named in 1973 by the Newspaper Enterprise Association as the "Best Overall Weekly Newspaper in the United States" in the over 10,000-circulation category. At the time it was published by Harold E. Martin and was the largest weekly paper in Arkansas. (from wikipedia)

General Information
Arkansas State$73,470 Average House Value (as of 2000)
37,798 Population (as of 2000)$27,259 Average House Income (as of 2000)
40,805 Population (current)473.9 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)2.0 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
1,037 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$64,840,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
11,975 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$292,316,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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