Clay County

The population of Clay County (Wikipedia) decreased from 17,609 in 2000 to an estimated 15,585 in 2009 (Census).  It has 639 square miles, and the county seats are Piggot and Corning.

Clay County - Statewide Map
Clay County Features
Clay County Land Use
 
 
 
Watersheds Within Pop. Change 2006 Land Use
2000 - 2007 Population Change (Statewide)
  • Cropland: 68.9%
  • Forest: 21.0%
  • Grassland: 3.5%
  • Transitional: 2.7%
  • Suburban: 2.3%
  • Water: 1.1%
  • Urban: 0.6%
  (View Full Map) Data Source: CAST

 

 

Additional Clay County Information

 

Clay County Contact Information

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Government Agencies
Agency: Arkansas Game and Fish Commission
Title: Private Lands Biologist
Name: Lynn Fair
Address: 2920 McClellan Dr.
  Jonesboro, AR  72401
Phone: 877-972-5438
Mobile: 970-930-8194
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Agency: UofA Cooperative Extension Service
Title: County Agent
Name: Andy Vangilder
Address: 148 East Main
  Piggott, AR  72454
Phone: 870-598-2246
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Agency: USDA Clay County Farm Service Agency
Title: Executive Director
Name: Marty Conley
Address: 168 East Main St.
  Piggott, AR  72454
Phone: 870-598-2287 Ext. 2
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Agency: USDA NRCS Piggott Service Center
Title: District Conservationist
Name: Randy Lemmons
Address: 168 E. Main St.
  Piggott, AR  72454
Phone: 870-598-2287 Ext. 3
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Elected Officials
Agency: Clay County
Title: County Judge
Name: Gary Howell
Address: Post Office Box 364
  Piggott, AR  72454
Phone: 870-598-2667
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Agency: City of Corning
Title: Mayor of Corning
Name: Dewayne Phelan
Address: Post Office Box 538
  Corning, AR  72422
Phone: 870-857-6716
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Agency: Town of Datto
Title: Mayor of Datto
Name: Rick Edington
Address: 210 Delmer St.
  Post Office Box 46
  Datto, AR  72424
Phone: 870-276-5040
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Agency: City of Corning
Title: Mayor of McDougal
Name: Edgar Medling
Address: 139 Hwy 62
  Corning, AR  72422
Phone: 870-259-3010
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Agency: Town of Peach Orchard
Title: Mayor of Peach Orchard
Name: Linda Gilland
Address: Post Office Box 54
  Peach Orchard, AR  72453
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Agency: City of Piggott
Title: Mayor of Piggott
Name: Gerald Morris
Address: 194 W. Court St.
  Piggott, AR  72454
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Agency: City of Rector
Title: Mayor of Rector
Name: Ron Kemp
Address: Post Office Box 366
  Rector, AR  72461
Phone: 870-595-3035
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Agency: House District 079
Title: State Representative District 079
Name: Mike Patterson
Address: 1520 West North Street
  Piggott, AR  72454
Phone: 870-598-3142
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Agency: Senate District 11
Title: State Senate District 11
Name: Robert Thompson
Address: 414 West Court
  Paragould, AR  72450
Phone: 870-239-9581
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Announcements

  • Clean Water Act Section 303(d) Impaired Waters Data Update here
  • Arkansas’s Final/ Draft Impaired Waterbodies – 303(d) List by Year here
  • AR Water Newsletter, Summer, 2015 here
  • NPS Management Plan here
  • The projects presented at the 2015 annual NPS conference are located here

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