About This Place
Rector is a city in Clay County, Arkansas, United States. The population was 2,017 at the 2000 census.
Rector is located at 36°15′48″N 90°17′36″W / 36.26333°N 90.29333°W / 36.26333; -90.29333 (36.263320, -90.293464).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.3 square miles (3.4 km²), all of it land.