Hot Spring County, Arkansas
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Hot Spring County

Hot Spring County is located in Southwest Arkansas, a region composed of the Ouachita Mountains, deep valleys, and the Arkansas Timberlands

The county was organized November 2, 1829 from a portion of Clark County.
It was named for the hot springs located at Hot Springs, Arkansas, which were within its boundaries until Garland County was formed in 1874.

In 1830, the population was 458.
In 2010, the population was 30,353

The county seat is Malvern.

Malvern ~ Rockport

Donaldson ~ Friendship ~ Midway ~ Perla

Census-Designated Place
Magnet Cove

Other Unincorporated Communities

Bismarck ~ Jones Mill

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Hot Spring County Data


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Death Records

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School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
Nov 2017:  Now Mobile Friendly!  Early history.  Obit for NELSON, ORR, HOWARD, COOPER.  Marriage Announcement:  BARRON-OTTENGEIMER.Miscellaneous News for LANDRETH.  Gossip News:  ISRAEL, GRAHAM, CHAUVERY, ROSSMAN, BENTLEY.  Trainwreck news story.



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Surrounding Counties
The county neighbors Garland County to the north,
Saline County in the northeast corner, Grant County to the east,
Dallas County to the southeast,
Clark County to the south,
and a small portion with Montgomery County in the northwest.

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