Counties

Howard County

Howard County was formed in 1873 from parts of Hempstead, Sevier, Polk and Pike counties. Center Point was the county seat. In 1905, the county seat was moved to Nashville. The Arkansas & Louisiana Railroad ran from Hope to Nashville. The present-day courthouse was built in 1938. Howard County is made up of 384,000 acres — or about 600 sq. miles. There are approximately 800 miles of roads in Howard County. The total population of Howard County is 13,789 (2010 census). Farming was the main source of income, with the major crops being cotton, corn, peaches and cattle. Now, Howard County has several large industries.

421 N. Main St.
Nashville 71852

(870) 845-7500

County Judge
Kevin Smith
Phone: (870) 845-7501
Fax: (870) 845-7505
Address: 421 N. Main St., Nashville, 71852
judge@howardco.org

County Clerk
Keri Teague
Phone: (870) 845-7500, Ext. 2
Fax: (870) 845-7505
Address: 421 N. Main St., Nashville, 71852
howardcounty75@yaho.com

County Circuit Clerk
Angie Lewis
Phone: (870) 845-7500, Ext. 5
Fax: (870) 845-7505
angie.lewis2@arkansas.gov

County Sheriff
Bryan McJunkins
Phone: (870) 845-2626
Fax: (870) 845-7542
Address: 101 Isaac Perkins Blvd., Nashville, 71852
bmcjunkins@
howardcountysheriffar.com

County Treasurer
Sheri Mixon
Phone: (870) 845-7500, Ext. 3
Fax: (870) 845-7505
Address: 421 N. Main St., Nashville, 71852
howcotreas@sbcglobal.net

County Collector
Bryan McJunkins
Phone: (870) 845-7500, Ext. 4
Fax: (870) 845-7505
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 36, Nashville, 71852
hococollect06@sbcglobal.net

County Assessor
Debbie Teague
Phone: (870) 845-7500, Ext. 6
Fax: (870) 845-1986
Address: 421 N. Main St., Room 4, Nashville, 71852
dtassessor@gmail.com

County Coroner
John Gray
Phone: (870) 451-4410
Fax: (870) 451-0500
hccoroner@sbcglobal.net

Justices of the Peace
Kerry Stasner, Dick Wakefield, Janice Huffman, Jerry Harwell, Brent Pinkerton, Martha Hobbs, Kirk A. Bell, Bobby Don Turner, Wesley Howard

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