Population of Cities in Arkansas (2017)

0
Over 1 Million
1
100,000 to 1 Million
37
10,000 to 100,000

Arkansas’ population of just over 3 million is spread across various cities and towns throughout the state. The state’s largest city by population is Little Rock, which boasts a population of almost 200,000 residents and also serves as the state’s capital. Little Rock is the state’s only city with a population that exceeds 100,000 residents. Fort Smith is the second most populous city in the state, but falls far behing Little Rock with just over 88,000 residents. Thirty-seven Arkansas cities have populations of at least 10,000. The state has a total of 502 incorporated municipalities that are spread across 75 counties.

The municipalities are broken up into three different categories based on population. First Class cities have over 2,500 residents, Second Class cities must have a population of at least 500 but no more than 2,499, while Incorporated Towns have populations of less than 500. The smallest town in Arkansas is Sherill, which has just 84 residents according to data from the 2010 U.S. Census. Another city, Amagon, had a population of less than 100 residents.

Arkansas has 0 cities with more than a million people, 1 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 37 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people. The largest city in Arkansas is Little Rock, with a population of 197,992 people.

Little Rock

State capital and Arkansas' most popular state Little Rock is the headquarters for many corporations, including Dillard's and Windstream Communications.

197,992

Fort Smith

This city is home to the Marshals Service National Museum.

88,194

Fayetteville

Fayetteville is located within the Boston Mountains.

82,830

Springdale

This city's schools, corporations, and history have contributed to explosive growth between the 1990 and 2010 U.S. Census.

77,859

Jonesboro

Jonesboro is the largest city in the northeastern region of the state.

73,907

North Little Rock

Burns Park, one of the largest municipal parks in the U.S., is located in North Little Rock.

66,504

Conway

Most of Conway's residents work within the city and do not commute to work.

64,980

Rogers

Rogers is most known for being the location of the first Walmart store.

63,159

Pine Bluff

This city is the county seat of Jefferson County.

44,772

Bentonville

This city was originally named Osage, but the name was changed to Bentonville in 1906.

44,499

Name 2017 Population
Little Rock197,992
Fort Smith88,194
Fayetteville82,830
Springdale77,859
Jonesboro73,907
North Little Rock66,504
Conway64,980
Rogers63,159
Pine Bluff44,772
Bentonville44,499
Hot Springs35,635
Benton34,177
Sherwood30,517
Texarkana30,353
Russellville29,166
Jacksonville28,643
Bella Vista27,999
Paragould27,900
Cabot25,587
West Memphis25,052
Searcy24,196
Van Buren23,081
Bryant19,986
El Dorado18,386
Maumelle17,931
Siloam Springs16,081
Blytheville14,694
Forrest City14,672
Harrison13,138
Mountain Home12,330
Marion12,292
Centerton12,023
Magnolia11,669
Camden11,347
Helena-West Helena11,109
Malvern10,928
Arkadelphia10,745
Batesville10,668
Hope9,891
Monticello9,820
Clarksville9,433
Greenwood9,322
Stuttgart9,056
Lowell8,549
Wynne8,193
Beebe8,106
Newport7,767
Osceola7,233
Heber Springs7,156
Trumann7,145
Morrilton6,738
De Queen6,707
Farmington6,701
Pocahontas6,438
Warren5,804
Mena5,653
Alma5,575
Berryville5,371
Greenbrier5,296
Pea Ridge5,242
Crossett5,220
Prairie Grove5,186
White Hall5,180
Sheridan4,812
Barling4,740
Ward4,704
Walnut Ridge4,673
Dardanelle4,659
Cherokee Village4,603
Haskell4,480
Ashdown4,479
Nashville4,479
Vilonia4,439
Dumas4,323
Lonoke4,249
Fordyce4,027
McGehee3,919
Booneville3,888
Shannon Hills3,786
Marianna3,766
Piggott3,655
Johnson3,634
Ozark3,590
Paris3,443
Waldron3,442
Gentry3,397
Austin3,383
Gosnell3,306
Manila3,257
Gravette3,232
DeWitt3,183
Corning3,162
Prescott3,133
Pottsville3,082
Cave Springs3,076
Atkins3,051
Brookland2,977
Elkins2,946
Bald Knob2,908
Brinkley2,890
Alexander2,848
Mountain View2,837
Tontitown2,811
Hamburg2,791
Green Forest2,769
England2,765
Little Flock2,748
Dermott2,720
Hoxie2,680
West Fork2,543
Clinton2,538
Marked Tree2,501
Bethel Heights2,490
Charleston2,483
Mayflower2,431
Lincoln2,431
Lake Village2,418
Lavaca2,404
Huntsville2,378
Danville2,350
Lake City2,324
Harrisburg2,302
Earle2,282
Fairfield Bay2,268
Wrightsville2,260
Bono2,236
Southside2,231
Carlisle2,183
Star City2,180
Elm Springs2,147
Gurdon2,144
Glenwood2,141
Gassville2,133
Eudora2,102
Horseshoe Bend2,092
Eureka Springs2,083
Augusta2,051
Judsonia2,027
Bull Shoals1,933
Cave City1,868
Leachville1,868
Rector1,840
Lepanto1,834
Bay1,813
Smackover1,782
Melbourne1,779
Decatur1,773
Tuckerman1,759
Calico Rock1,734
Lamar1,668
Kensett1,651
Des Arc1,639
Salem1,634
Mulberry1,634
McCrory1,601
Goshen1,589
Murfreesboro1,580
Stamps1,551
Redfield1,541
Monette1,527
Clarendon1,504
Perryville1,432
Hazen1,404
Dover1,398
Greenland1,388
Cedarville1,368
Flippin1,335
Hughes1,323
Waldo1,301
Marshall1,300
Rison1,282
Hampton1,281
Caraway1,270
Ola1,250
Diaz1,248
Marmaduke1,216
Lewisville1,181
Newark1,177
Yellville1,169
Mineral Springs1,161
Luxora1,102
Mansfield1,096
Dierks1,092
Ash Flat1,064
Horatio1,058
Parkin1,056
Highland1,054
Marvell1,047
London1,046
Coal Hill1,025
Mount Ida1,025
Wooster999
Oak Grove Heights991
Mammoth Spring969
Foreman951
Cotter951
Kibler943
Bearden897
Altheimer894
Fouke873