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Farmers Electric Cooperative

300 Highway 367 North • P. O. Box 708 • Newport, AR 72112
United States
(P) 870-523-3691  

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Incorporated in 1937, Farmers Electric Cooperative serves approximately 5,185 members in Independence, Jackson, Poinsett and Woodruff counties in Northeast Arkansas.

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In 1940, 112,050 of 1.95 million Residents in Arkansas had Electricity

In 1937, the first electric cooperative utility pole was erected in Arkansas by First Electric Cooperative in Jacksonville, marking the development of a system that now covers 60 percent of the state's land area.