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

Ouachita County is a county located in the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of 2000, the population was 28,790. The county seat is Camden. The county was formed on November 29, 1842 and named for the Ouachita River. The county is part of the Camden Micropolitan Statistical Area. The county is a Democratic Party stronghold and the home of the Pryor family, which includes two U.S. senators, David Pryor (1978-1997) and Mark Pryor (elected 2002). The elder Pryor is also a former Arkansas governor and congressman. In 1972, Richard M. Nixon became the first Republican presidential nominee in the 20th Century to win a majority in Ouachita County. Ouachita County has considerable elements of organized labor, which traditionally favors Arkansas and national Democrats.[citation needed] The county is se... (from wikipedia)

General Information
Arkansas State$46,680 Average House Value (as of 2000)
29,882 Population (as of 2000)$29,078 Average House Income (as of 2000)
27,073 Population (current)890.6 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)4.7 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
609 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$46,041,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
7,918 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$192,202,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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Cities in Ouachita County

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