Arkansas Whitetail Deer Hunting Habitat Guide

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Arkansas Whitetail Deer Harvest Data

Arkansas's white-tailed deer harvest data is shown in the table below. The records show Arkansas's white-tailed deer harvest for 2015 is 213405 deer with 90665 bucks and 122740 antlerless deer harvested.

The table includes the deer harvest density for Arkansas's deer habitat as described below. The 2015 white-tailed deer harvest density for Arkansas's deer habitat is 4.37 deer per square mile with 1.86 bucks per square mile and 2.51 antlerless deer per square mile.

DeerArkansas HarvestDeer Per Sq. Mile
Anterless 1227402.51

Arkansas Whitetail Deer Habitat

Arkansas's total land area is 53162 square miles. This includes 3193 square miles of urbanized areas, 1233 square miles of water, and other areas that are not considered as deer habitat. The potential deer habitat within Arkansas is comprised of 48651 square miles of land distributed in the land types shown below.

Habitat Land TypeSquare Miles
Total Habitat48651

Arkansas Deer Hunting by County

Deer hunting and habitat information. Data is also provided about Eco Regions and Geo Points.

Arkansas Hunting Information