There are 9 US Post Offices in Pope County serving a total of 63,082 residents equating to 7,009 residents per post office. It's estimated that approximately 100,686 packages are handled across the 9 county post offices annually. Pope County is a county located in the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 61,754. The county seat is Russellville. The county was formed on November 2, 1829, from a portion of Crawford County and named for John Pope, the third governor of the Arkansas Territory. It is an alcohol prohibition or dry county. Pope County is part of the Russellville, AR Micropolitan Statistical Area."