50 Quick Facts about Arkansas by Wayne Wheelwright PDF

By Wayne Wheelwright

This e-book is a part of a sequence of fifty fast proof approximately all of the country. This e-book covers the country of Arkansas. proof concerning the significant towns, the historical past of the country, well-known humans associated with Arkansas and plenty of extra topics. This booklet includes all you are going to ever want to know concerning the traditional country.

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Six of the Fortune 500 companies are based in Arkansas including the world’d largest retailer Walmart. Arkansas income per capita is $36,027 which places it 45th in the United States. Arkansas has mines which produce natural gas and oil. Arkansas has the countries 2nd lowest cost of doing business and the 5th lowest cost of living. The University of Arkansas is the flagship camps of the University of Arkansas system which comprises of six campuses spread throughout the state. It was founded in 1871 under the name of Arkansas Industrial University.

Arkansas Post was the first capital of the Arkansas territory for two years before it was moved to Little Rock. The land was designated as a state park in 1929. Bathhouse Row is a series of bathhouses and gardens at Hot Springs national Park in Hot Springs, Arkansas. The row is made of 8 bathhouses named Buckstaff, Fordyce, Hale, Lamar, Maurice, Ozark, Quapaw and Superior. Within the district of the row the Grande Promenade runs on the hillside behind the bathhouses. At the junction of Lee County, Monroe County and Phillips County near Blackton, Arkansas lies the Louisiana Purchase State Park.

Arkansas has the countries 2nd lowest cost of doing business and the 5th lowest cost of living. The University of Arkansas is the flagship camps of the University of Arkansas system which comprises of six campuses spread throughout the state. It was founded in 1871 under the name of Arkansas Industrial University. Total enrolment for the 2012 fall semester was just under 25,000 students and the university has a student to faculty ratio of 17:1. Arkansas State university is the flagship famous of the Arkansas State University System and is the states second largest college system.

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