Murfreesboro is located in Pike County
(of which it is the county seat) west of Arkadelphia
along Hwy 27, on the banks of the Little Missouri River near Lake Greeson and Narrows Dam.
The population estimate for July 1, 1998 was 1,779, an increase of 53 since 1990.
Popular attractions within the Murfreesboro area include: trout fishing on the Little Missouri river, skiing, boating and more fishing on Lake Greeson, camping, antiquing, and maybe even your own diamonds at the Crater of Diamonds State Park.