Hempstead County

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PO Box 1420
Hope, AR 71801-1420

Phone: (870) 777-7800
Fax: (870) 777-7829


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Hempstead County

Hempstead County

Was formed in December 1818 at the same time that Pulaski and Clark counties were formed. Hempstead County has a total area of 741 miles (1920 km) of which 728 sq/miles (1890 km) is land and 14 sq/miles (36km) is water.

Towns / Communities

  • Fulton
  • Hope
  • McNab
  • McCaskill
  • Oakhaven
  • Ozan
  • Patmos
  • Perrytown
  • Blevins
  • Washington


  • Closed – January 16th, 2023
  • Closed – February 20th, 2023
  • Closed – April 7th, 2023
  • Closed – May 29th, 2023
  • Closed – July 4th, 2023
  • Closed – September 4th, 2023
  • Closed – Nov 23, & 24th, 2023
  • Closed – Dec 22th & 25th, 2023
  • October 14, 2023 Crossroads VFD Fire fighter chilli cookoff @ 6PM

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“Born in this small town with a lot of heart and love. Who could forget about the watermelon festival and we can’t forget Bill Clinton’s birthplace!”

Hope Resident

The community is great and everybody loves to be around one another. It’s so much fun.

Fulton Resident