Population of Cities in Arkansas (2018)

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 199,233 people.

Little Rock

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

199,233

Fort Smith

This city is home to the Marshals Service National Museum.

88,323

Fayetteville

Fayetteville is located within the Boston Mountains.

86,566

Jonesboro

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

77,051

North Little Rock

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

65,822

Conway

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

66,274

Rogers

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

68,305

Pine Bluff

This city is the county seat of Jefferson County.

41,561

Bentonville

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

51,947

Name 2018 Population
Little Rock199,233
Fort Smith88,323
Fayetteville86,566
Springdale 80,707
Jonesboro77,051
Rogers68,305
Conway66,274
North Little Rock65,822
Bentonville51,947
Pine Bluff41,561
Benton39,031
Hot Springs37,139
Sherwood31,121
Texarkana30,159
Russellville29,907
Bella Vista28,990
Paragould28,958
Jacksonville28,356
Cabot26,181
West Memphis25,712
Searcy24,546
Van Buren23,767
Bryant20,079
Maumelle18,588
El Dorado18,237
Siloam Springs16,958
Centerton14,485
Forrest City14,110
Blytheville13,761
Harrison13,230
Marion12,498
Mountain Home12,417
Magnolia11,371
Camden10,957
Batesville10,886
Malvern10,869
Arkadelphia10,809
Helena-West Helena10,249
Hope9,936
Monticello9,751
Clarksville9,668
Lowell9,616
Greenwood9,456
Stuttgart8,783
Beebe8,238
Wynne7,858
Newport7,726
Trumann7,107
Farmington7,090
Heber Springs6,964
Osceola6,806
Morrilton6,702
Pocahontas6,543
De Queen6,331
Alma5,760
Prairie Grove5,731
Warren5,701
Pea Ridge5,681
Mena5,606
Greenbrier5,578
Berryville5,375
Ward5,184
Barling4,961
Crossett4,958
Tontitown4,901
White Hall4,883
Sheridan4,877
Cherokee Village 4,735
Cave Springs4,704
Walnut Ridge4,682
Vilonia4,596
Dardanelle4,531
Nashville4,515
Ashdown4,478
Haskell4,405
Austin4,374
Lonoke4,205
Dumas4,189
Shannon Hills3,944
Booneville3,890
Fordyce3,833
Gentry3,804
McGehee3,802
Johnson3,691
Piggott3,543
Ozark3,535
Paris3,450
Brookland3,342
Gravette3,301
Marianna3,267
Waldron3,218
Pottsville3,197
Manila3,150
DeWitt3,083
Atkins3,073
Gosnell3,069
Corning3,050
Elkins3,043
Prescott2,957
Bald Knob2,919
Mountain View2,916
Little Flock2,868
Green Forest2,800
Dermott2,779
Alexander 2,770
England2,725
Hoxie2,678
Danville2,654
Hamburg2,653
Bethel Heights2,619
Brinkley2,602
West Fork2,594
Lake City2,565
Marked Tree2,515
Huntsville2,514
Mayflower2,480
Clinton2,476
Elm Springs 2,473
Lincoln2,443
Charleston2,438
Lavaca2,412
Wrightsville2,396
Bono2,363
Lake Village2,345
Harrisburg2,334
Earle2,260
Southside2,257
Fairfield Bay 2,203
Carlisle2,148
Gurdon2,133
Glenwood 2,131
Gassville2,129
Star City2,084
Horseshoe Bend 2,066
Eureka Springs2,052
Eudora2,048
Judsonia2,004
Augusta1,966
Bull Shoals1,961
Cave City 1,939
Goshen1,847
Bay1,833
Lepanto1,818
Decatur1,810
Calico Rock1,774
Rector1,774
Melbourne1,765
Leachville1,746
Smackover1,725
Tuckerman1,703
Lamar1,678
Mulberry1,655
Kensett1,645
Monette1,630
Des Arc1,619
Salem1,607
Murfreesboro1,574
McCrory1,538
Stamps1,461
Redfield1,448
Greenland1,412
Perryville1,404
Dover1,403
Hazen1,393
Cedarville1,381
Clarendon1,351
Marshall1,349
Flippin1,344
Caraway1,286
Hughes1,253
Waldo1,251
Rison1,250
Marmaduke1,231
Hamn1,222
Ola1,211
Diaz1,198
Newark1,181
Yellville1,175
Mineral Springs1,168
Lewisville1,110
Dierks1,105
Ash Flat 1,098
Highland1,091
Wooster1,072
Mansfield 1,069
London1,053
Oak Grove Heights1,047
Kibler1,025
Luxora1,023
Parkin1,020
Coal Hill1,009
Mount Ida996
Horatio989
Mammoth Spring947
Marvell945
Foreman945
Cotter940
Dyer874
Bearden864
Fouke864