Arkansas | Mountain Communities
Arkansas is home to diverse geography ranges from mountains (regions of the Ozark) to dense forest (Arkansas Timberlands) to the eastern lowlands along the Mississippi River and the Arkansas Delta. Arkansas is the 29th largest state and relies on service industry and agriculture for its economy. The northwestern corner of the state is an important economic and educational center along with the central state's capital of Little Rock. Arkansas has a humid subtropical climate with hot summers and cool, drier winters.