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

Polk County is a county located in the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of 2000, the population was 20,229. The county seat is Mena. Polk County is Arkansas's 48th county, formed on November 30, 1844 and named for James Polk, President of the United States. It is an alcohol prohibition or dry county. It is also the setting for Stephen Hunter's fictional Bob Lee Swagger, series, the most notable being Black Light. (from wikipedia)

General Information
Arkansas State$41,066 Average House Value (as of 2000)
20,414 Population (as of 2000)$26,292 Average House Income (as of 2000)
19,206 Population (current)995.2 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)3.1 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
499 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$23,644,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
4,916 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$100,202,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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