10 Largest Cities in Arkansas

The largest city in Arkansas is Little Rock, with a population of 204,405. Cave Springs is the fastest growing city in Arkansas over the past 10 years, having grown 261.42% since 2010.

Rank Name 2022 Pop. 2010 Census Change Density (mi²) Area (mi²)
1Little Rock204,405193,5245.62%1,703119.99
2Fayetteville98,02373,58033.22%1,81454.03
3Fort Smith89,72886,2094.08%1,41863.29
4Springdale87,03369,79724.69%1,85646.89
5Jonesboro80,83867,26320.18%1,00880.17
6Rogers72,69655,96429.90%1,87938.69
7Conway65,18058,90810.65%1,41646.03
8North Little Rock65,04962,3044.41%1,24352.34
9Bentonville57,93635,30164.12%1,71633.77
10Pine Bluff39,68749,083-19.14%90743.77
11Hot Springs38,47835,1939.33%1,02837.44
12Benton35,88030,68116.95%1,57922.73
13Sherwood33,37329,52313.04%1,60120.84
14Paragould30,22126,11315.73%94931.84
15Jacksonville29,69928,3644.71%1,04028.56
16Texarkana29,28129,919-2.13%69941.89
17Russellville29,14427,9204.38%1,03028.31
18Cabot27,12723,77614.09%1,30720.76
19West Memphis24,17626,245-7.88%83828.86
20Van Buren23,30422,7912.25%1,51415.39
21Searcy22,95322,8580.42%1,25318.32
22Bryant21,45916,68828.59%1,04720.49
23Maumelle19,66917,16314.60%1,63012.07
24Centerton19,4489,515104.39%1,43213.58
25Siloam Springs17,73715,03917.94%1,55911.38
26El Dorado17,53018,884-7.17%1,08216.20
27Hot Springs Village16,47112,80728.61%28956.94
28Marion14,03412,34513.68%69220.29
29Harrison13,09512,9431.17%1,16911.20
30Blytheville12,96415,620-17.00%62520.74
31Mountain Home12,90112,4483.64%1,08411.90
32Forrest City12,54315,371-18.40%62020.25
33Batesville11,37910,24811.04%98111.60
34Magnolia11,07811,577-4.31%83913.21
35Malvern10,97710,3186.39%1,1129.87
36Lowell10,3417,32741.14%1,0759.62
37Arkadelphia10,31410,714-3.73%1,3967.39
38Camden10,29812,183-15.47%62316.53
39Greenwood9,6288,9527.55%89010.82
40Clarksville9,4219,1782.65%50818.53
41Helena-West Helena8,96712,282-26.99%68513.09
42Hope8,72410,095-13.58%81710.68
43Beebe8,6617,31518.40%84810.21
44Wynne8,3048,367-0.75%9219.01
45Monticello8,2389,467-12.98%75610.90
46Stuttgart8,0529,326-13.66%1,0757.49
47Newport8,0317,8791.93%59313.55
48Farmington7,9065,97432.34%8059.83
49Prairie Grove7,5774,38072.99%8169.29
50Pocahontas7,5236,60813.85%9817.67
51Trumann7,4317,2432.60%1,2805.81
52East End7,1656,9982.39%35720.06
53Morrilton7,0366,7673.98%7978.83
54Heber Springs6,9297,165-3.29%8078.58
55Pea Ridge6,9114,79444.16%9707.12
56Osceola6,8207,757-12.08%7249.42
57Ward6,4484,06758.54%1,4924.32
58Cave Springs6,2491,729261.42%7917.90
59De Queen6,0076,594-8.90%1,0016.00
60Alma5,9075,4199.01%1,0315.73
61Greenbrier5,9074,70625.52%7447.94
62Berryville5,7485,3567.32%9476.07
63White Hall5,5935,5261.21%8026.97
64Mena5,5595,737-3.10%8076.89
65Walnut Ridge5,4824,89012.11%33416.44
66Piney5,3464,69913.77%8226.50
67Warren5,3436,003-10.99%7567.07
68Sheridan4,9844,6038.28%41911.89
69Barling4,8084,6493.42%46910.24
70Cherokee Village4,8024,6712.80%23520.43
71Shannon Hills4,7603,14351.45%1,8042.64
72Rockwell4,7023,78024.39%1,4973.14
73Crossett4,6865,507-14.91%8095.79
74Tontitown4,6692,46089.80%26117.91
75Brookland4,5481,642176.98%5837.80
76Dardanelle4,4714,745-5.77%1,2273.64
77Vilonia4,3823,81514.86%5507.97
78Lonoke4,2824,2450.87%8794.87
79Gibson4,2253,54319.25%8894.75
80Ashdown4,1694,723-11.73%5847.14
81Nashville4,0594,627-12.28%7425.47
82Haskell3,9503,990-1.00%8034.92
83Gentry3,9163,15824.00%7655.12
84Dumas3,8614,706-17.96%1,2023.21
85Elkins3,7922,64843.20%9354.05
86Gravette3,7912,32563.05%24715.33
87McGehee3,7754,219-10.52%5676.66
88Booneville3,7733,990-5.44%9563.95
89Manila3,7503,34212.21%1,0053.73
90Austin3,7442,03883.71%1,2303.04
91Johnson3,6613,3549.15%1,0133.61
92Landmark3,5913,5551.01%3909.21
93Piggott3,5763,849-7.09%6675.36
94Ozark3,5143,684-4.61%4527.77
95Alexander3,4812,90119.99%1,5442.25
96Marianna3,4674,115-15.75%9593.61
97Waldron3,3403,618-7.68%5865.70
98Fordyce3,2164,300-25.21%4726.82
99Pottsville3,2002,83812.76%23413.69
100Corning3,1973,377-5.33%9973.21
101Little Flock3,1492,58521.82%4197.51
102Bethel Heights3,1432,37232.50%1,4192.21
103Paris3,1043,532-12.12%6814.56
104Prescott3,0613,296-7.13%4746.46
105Green Forest3,0142,7619.16%1,3562.22
106DeWitt3,0083,292-8.63%1,0052.99
107Huntsville2,9852,34627.24%5555.38
108Mountain View2,9032,7485.64%3987.30
109Atkins2,8273,016-6.27%4616.13
110Gosnell2,7823,548-21.59%1,6671.67
111North Crossett2,6843,119-13.95%26010.33
112Charleston2,6062,4944.49%6254.17
113Brinkley2,6023,188-18.38%4585.69
114Holiday Island2,5652,3738.09%23810.77
115Hoxie2,5622,780-7.84%3846.67
116Salem2,5322,607-2.88%8123.12
117Elm Springs2,5271,53564.63%4405.74
118Horseshoe Bend2,4922,18414.10%18713.30
119Clinton2,4912,602-4.27%18413.53
120Lavaca2,4822,2898.43%1,1172.22
121Hamburg2,4722,857-13.48%7203.44
122Bono2,4652,13115.67%9252.66
123Bald Knob2,4462,897-15.57%4944.96
124England2,4072,825-14.80%1,1142.16
125Lake City2,3742,08214.02%7533.15
126West Fork2,3332,3170.69%6313.70
127Goshen2,3081,071115.50%20311.38
128Lincoln2,3022,2492.36%8052.86
129Prairie Creek2,2472,0668.76%5164.35
130Marked Tree2,2302,566-13.09%3865.77
131Harrisburg2,1962,288-4.02%9082.42
132Gassville2,1892,0785.34%6383.43
133Eureka Springs2,1842,0735.35%3236.76
134Star City2,1532,274-5.32%4494.80
135Lake Hamilton2,0742,135-2.86%1,0661.95
136Fairfield Bay2,0622,338-11.80%13615.13
137Leachville2,0491,9932.81%4614.44
138Glenwood2,0362,228-8.62%2308.87
139Carlisle1,9972,214-9.80%4124.84
140Lake Village1,9632,575-23.77%7762.53
141Dermott1,9612,316-15.33%5733.42
142Augusta1,9582,199-10.96%9372.09
143Bull Shoals1,9521,9500.10%3984.90
144Danville1,9522,409-18.97%4564.28
145Des Arc1,9431,71713.16%9242.10
146Mayflower1,9342,234-13.43%4913.94
147Cave City1,9261,9041.16%7532.56
148Bay1,8921,8015.05%6133.09
149Rector1,8381,977-7.03%1,3481.36
150Melbourne1,8261,848-1.19%2616.99
151Judsonia1,8222,019-9.76%6312.89
152Decatur1,7871,6995.18%4004.47
153Highfill1,787583206.52%9917.99
154Gurdon1,7662,212-20.16%7282.42
155Lamar1,7411,6058.47%3774.62
156Earle1,7152,414-28.96%5283.25
157Lepanto1,7001,893-10.20%1,0871.56
158Tuckerman1,6751,862-10.04%5622.98
159Eudora1,6202,269-28.60%5243.09
160Smackover1,5821,865-15.17%3644.35
161McCrory1,5531,729-10.18%6592.36
162Salem1,5521,635-5.08%4203.70
163Redfield1,5471,29719.28%5003.09
164Mulberry1,5211,655-8.10%1987.68
165Monette1,5061,5010.33%2655.67
166Clarendon1,4981,664-9.98%8191.83
167Hazen1,4831,4681.02%4223.51
168Murfreesboro1,4651,641-10.73%3903.76
169Cedarville1,4301,3942.58%1618.89
170Wrightsville1,4282,114-32.45%6752.12
171Avilla1,41189657.48%2415.86
172McAlmont1,3611,873-27.34%8751.55
173Perryville1,3551,460-7.19%3174.27
174Kensett1,3501,648-18.08%7381.83
175Flippin1,3431,355-0.89%7131.88
176Dover1,3291,378-3.56%4702.83
177Marshall1,3231,355-2.36%3254.07
178Marmaduke1,2321,11110.89%8811.40
179Diaz1,2061,318-8.50%2025.97
180Greenland1,2031,259-4.45%3063.93
181Newark1,1801,1760.34%6841.73
182Yellville1,1721,204-2.66%4722.48
183Stamps1,1701,693-30.89%3833.05
184Hampton1,1531,324-12.92%3813.03
185Ash Flat1,1491,0826.19%1826.32
186Oak Grove Heights1,14888929.13%3833.00
187West Crossett1,1221,256-10.67%9411.89
188Waldo1,1071,372-19.31%4742.33
189Caraway1,1031,279-13.76%4792.30
190Wooster1,07886025.35%3752.87
191Mineral Springs1,0611,208-12.17%4732.24
192Mansfield1,0351,139-9.13%4502.30
193Midway1,0261,084-5.35%1855.53
194Sulphur Springs1,0181,101-7.54%1835.56
195Kibler1,0139615.41%2154.72
196Hughes9801,441-31.99%4332.26
197Mount Ida9801,076-8.92%6251.57
198Foreman9711,011-3.96%4911.98
199Highland9701,045-7.18%1118.74
200Mammoth Spring919977-5.94%7121.29
201London9161,039-11.84%2893.17
202Horatio8961,044-14.18%5021.78
203Luxora8941,178-24.11%1,0490.85
204Rison8911,344-33.71%2723.27
205Tumbling Shoals886978-9.41%919.78
206Dierks8721,133-23.04%4551.92
207Cotter870970-10.31%3632.40
208Ola8641,281-32.55%5081.70
209Lewisville8431,280-34.14%3922.15
210Roland83474611.80%1038.07
211Greers Ferry807891-9.43%1127.22
212Fouke798859-7.10%5881.36
213Marvell7891,186-33.47%5491.44
214Coal Hill7821,012-22.73%2672.93
215Lakeview7817415.40%7511.04
216Cammack Village7807681.56%2,7560.28
217Hackett778812-4.19%5401.44
218East Camden772931-17.08%1,1220.69
219Guy7607087.34%1136.74
220Madison757769-1.56%4341.74
221Calico Rock7561,545-51.07%1614.70
222Diamond City753782-3.71%2672.82
223Dyer752876-14.16%2562.94
224Norphlet750844-11.14%3672.04
225Keiser749759-1.32%2,0190.37
226Stephens746891-16.27%2712.76
227Bearden738966-23.60%4571.61
228Wilson738903-18.27%7051.05
229Hardy737772-4.53%1445.13
230Parkin7321,105-33.76%2862.56
231Oppelo729781-6.66%3002.43
232Higginson72162116.10%5681.27
233Swifton721798-9.65%1,3060.55
234Magazine718847-15.23%3951.82
235Plumerville716826-13.32%6671.07
236Kirby709786-9.80%5014.32
237Tyronza706762-7.35%4571.54
238Sweet Home684849-19.43%1763.89
239Quitman680762-10.76%3511.94
240Amity673723-6.92%2103.21
241Bradford662759-12.78%7640.87
242Rockport660755-12.58%2093.15
243Bauxite65748734.91%2163.04
244Altus647758-14.64%3461.87
245Knoxville646731-11.63%2033.18
246Sulphur Rock63945640.13%5111.25
247Altheimer638984-35.16%3112.05
248Weiner633716-11.59%4641.36
249Imboden632677-6.65%6560.96
250Gould629837-24.85%4061.55
251Wickes613754-18.70%2642.32
252Garfield61150221.71%1983.09
253McRae602682-11.73%8950.67
254Holland5925576.28%886.73
255Bonanza5895752.43%2092.82
256Caddo Valley587635-7.56%1893.10
257Taylor5815662.65%5850.99
258Black Rock576662-12.99%1753.29
259Lockesburg566739-23.41%1623.48
260Jasper56346620.82%5960.94
261Cherry Valley559651-14.13%6420.87
262Oxford553670-17.46%826.78
263Mountain Pine549770-28.70%3311.66
264Gillett538691-22.14%5401.00
265Summit532604-11.92%4411.21
266Hartman516519-0.58%3271.58
267Mountainburg508631-19.49%3351.52
268Cotton Plant505649-22.19%4861.04
269De Valls Bluff500619-19.22%4901.02
270Turrell497615-19.19%935.35
271Rose Bud4964822.90%826.04
272Tull4924489.82%1224.03
273Traskwood491518-5.21%875.63
274Dennard490530-7.55%2321.70
275Avoca487488-0.20%2601.88
276Junction City487581-16.18%4291.14
277Grannis484554-12.64%617.93
278Elaine483636-24.06%9430.51
279Joiner482576-16.32%7840.61
280Pangburn480601-20.13%8810.55
281Salesville4774506.00%1064.51
282Sulphur Springs475511-7.05%4721.01
283Hartford471642-26.64%2501.88
284Palestine470681-30.98%1493.15
285Fountain Lake469503-6.76%964.90
286Huntington462635-27.24%6920.67
287Crawfordsville458479-4.38%8190.56
288Norfork455511-10.96%2002.27
289Central City453502-9.76%2042.23
290Leola452501-9.78%5290.85
291Yarborough Landing451487-7.39%2032.22
292Humphrey445557-20.11%3411.31
293College Station443600-26.17%4251.04
294Gateway4424059.14%676.56
295Plainview439608-27.80%3011.46
296Holly Grove432602-28.24%4261.01
297Caldwell431555-22.34%1353.19
298Cushman429452-5.09%1054.08
299Bergman424439-3.42%3251.30
300Portia422437-3.43%3271.29
301Evening Shade418432-3.24%2511.67
302Huttig418597-29.98%1402.98
303Ravenden418470-11.06%1982.11
304Calion417494-15.59%3801.10
305Natural Steps411426-3.52%1482.79
306Lafe410458-10.48%2022.03
307Bellefonte403454-11.23%6480.62
308Hector403450-10.44%1772.28
309Emmet395518-23.75%2741.44
310Oak Grove3903695.69%1352.88
311Wilmot390550-29.09%2201.77
312Lost Bridge Village389434-10.37%1213.23
313Damascus3823820.00%2051.86
314Strong380558-31.90%3421.11
315Reyno379456-16.89%3751.01
316Arkansas City3783663.28%7680.49
317Midway375389-3.60%1073.52
318Wilmar371511-27.40%2421.53
319Alpena370392-5.61%2781.33
320Maynard369426-13.38%3151.17
321Subiaco367572-35.84%1941.89
322Viola3623377.42%2301.57
323Bradley361628-42.52%3950.91
324Leslie361441-18.14%4760.76
325Bigelow36031514.29%3770.96
326Winslow359391-8.18%1971.82
327McNeil353516-31.59%2781.27
328Pleasant Plains3523490.86%3461.02
329Western Grove348384-9.38%3231.08
330Mount Pleasant341414-17.63%973.50
331Sparkman341427-20.14%2641.29
332Woodson334403-17.12%774.35
333Hatfield331413-19.85%2581.28
334Clarkedale328371-11.59%2911.44
335Kingsland327447-26.85%2911.12
336Dyess325410-20.73%3380.96
337Thornton325407-20.15%1691.92
338Enola314338-7.10%1162.71
339Twin Groves313335-6.57%684.61
340Cove307382-19.63%1921.60
341Portland305430-29.07%2831.08
342Lake View303443-31.60%615.00
343Biggers297347-14.41%2961.00
344Fredonia Biscoe293363-19.28%3050.96
345Delight2902793.94%6430.45
346Norman287378-24.07%2551.13
347Belleville286441-35.15%1531.87
348Grubbs285386-26.17%5040.57
349Prattsville285305-6.56%1761.62
350Blevins282315-10.48%2840.99
351Branch282367-23.16%903.12
352Patterson282452-37.61%2501.13
353Mitchellville279360-22.50%2,3250.12
354Colt277378-26.72%2201.26
355Emerson277368-24.73%2800.99
356Grady277449-38.31%1491.85
357Lead Hill2742711.11%4310.64
358Rosston2742614.98%624.42
359Center Ridge270388-30.41%308.86
360Donaldson269301-10.63%4550.59
361Wilton269374-28.07%2101.28
362Cash268342-21.64%7300.37
363Menifee268302-11.26%1182.27
364Wheatley263355-25.92%863.07
365Strawberry262302-13.25%1132.33
366Perla2612418.30%2710.96
367Perry260270-3.70%3700.70
368Horseshoe Lake258292-11.64%1,6860.15
369Poyen257290-11.38%8400.31
370Lynn252288-12.50%1092.31
371Almyra250283-11.66%6440.39
372Scranton24922411.16%4920.51
373Chidester247287-13.94%465.31
374Shirley240291-17.53%1002.41
375Briarcliff2362360.00%1062.22
376Letona236255-7.45%6070.39
377Etowah234351-33.33%395.94
378Campbell Station228255-10.59%1341.70
379Black Oak227262-13.36%5430.42
380Magness22420210.89%3650.61
381Perrytown224272-17.65%1611.39
382Montrose221354-37.57%5830.38
383Hickory Ridge220272-19.12%3400.65
384Oil Trough220260-15.38%9610.23
385St. Francis212250-15.20%5760.37
386Havana211375-43.73%3510.60
387Edmondson207427-51.52%663.15
388Humnoke207284-27.11%6590.31
389Midland207325-36.31%5980.35
390St. Charles203230-11.74%2270.89
391Harrell202254-20.47%3230.63
392Widener200273-26.74%3670.55
393Carthage198343-42.27%2000.99
394Garner197284-30.63%3120.63
395Keo197256-23.05%414.85
396Sidney1941817.18%932.09
397O'Kean192194-1.03%1881.02
398Lexa191286-33.22%4660.41
399Franklin189198-4.55%892.13
400Dell188223-15.70%1271.49
401Pollard187222-15.77%6300.30
402Garland185242-23.55%2110.88
403Valley Springs1831830.00%3560.51
404Sunset182198-8.08%6950.26
405Concord180244-26.23%632.86
406Watson179211-15.17%9620.19
407Denning178314-43.31%1651.08
408Russell178216-17.59%8560.21
409Ulm1751702.94%6700.26
410Gilmore174188-7.45%1313.53
411New Blaine173174-0.57%1061.63
412Pyatt173221-21.72%1381.26
413Tollette173240-27.92%1800.96
414Fisher172223-22.87%5680.30
415Oden170232-26.72%2090.81
416Moro169216-21.76%1750.96
417Greenway166209-20.57%6380.26
418West Point166185-10.27%3860.43
419Woodlawn166209-20.57%712.35
420Sedgwick1651528.55%6300.26
421Wabbaseka164255-35.69%4770.34
422Tillar162225-28.00%2060.79
423Ratcliff159202-21.29%881.81
424Gillham157160-1.88%1710.92
425Rondo155198-21.72%1541.01
426Fifty-Six154173-10.98%742.07
427Friendship154176-12.50%2160.71
428Parkdale152277-45.13%1491.02
429Louann151164-7.93%6340.24
430Willisville148152-2.63%931.60
431Alicia14712418.55%3400.43
432Hagarville14412911.63%354.14
433Mount Vernon144145-0.69%1431.01
434Rudy14461136.07%1071.35
435Buckner143275-48.00%1221.18
436Caulksville142213-33.33%1051.35
437Griffithville141225-37.33%2570.55
438Ben Lomond140145-3.45%363.92
439Chester140159-11.95%2750.51
440Jacksonport138212-34.91%3670.38
441Pineville138238-42.02%761.81
442Adona137209-34.45%1440.95
443Hensley137139-1.44%1341.02
444Houston137173-20.81%1351.01
445Staves13711618.10%562.43
446New Edinburg1361277.09%433.13
447Winchester131167-21.56%2640.50
448Burdette130191-31.94%1760.74
449Anthonyville129161-19.88%1,6750.08
450St. Joe129132-2.27%1041.24
451Reed128141-9.22%6340.20
452McDougal124186-33.33%3340.37
453Moorefield124137-9.49%1101.13
454Ogden121180-32.78%3150.38
455Vandervoort1218739.08%4200.29
456Omaha120169-28.99%3080.39
457Knobel119287-58.54%2830.42
458Ravenden Springs1191180.85%1021.17
459Rye119146-18.49%274.36
460Jennette1181152.61%522.27
461Bodcaw117138-15.22%393.00
462Bluff City116124-6.45%502.32
463Haynes116150-22.67%3320.35
464Maysville115130-11.54%492.34
465Bassett114173-34.10%4650.24
466Antoine113117-3.42%2220.51
467Egypt1131120.89%3360.34
468Higden112120-6.67%2230.50
469Marie1128433.33%7620.15
470St. Paul111113-1.77%2440.45
471Casa110171-35.67%1011.09
472Powhatan1107252.78%5050.22
473Lonsdale1059411.70%2600.40
474Hunter103105-1.90%1670.62
475Scott1017240.28%323.16
476Winthrop100192-47.92%961.04
477Peach Orchard99135-26.67%961.03
478Everton98133-26.32%2070.47
479Fulton97201-51.74%5570.17
480Aubrey96170-43.53%2890.33
481Black Springs9699-3.03%2160.45
482Hindsville966157.38%2580.37
483Fountain Hill94175-46.29%1650.57
484Jericho94119-21.01%2040.46
485Pindall91112-18.75%322.87
486Zinc90103-12.62%1200.75
487Smithville897814.10%1340.67
488Success88149-40.94%3950.22
489Okolona87147-40.82%1100.79
490Coy8596-11.46%1260.67
491Gum Springs85120-29.17%2170.39
492Big Flat84105-20.00%791.07
493Minturn83109-23.85%1460.57
494Springtown8387-4.60%1530.54
495Daisy82115-28.70%721.14
496South Lead Hill82102-19.61%6560.13
497Allport80115-30.43%3850.21
498Beedeville80107-25.23%701.14
499Blue Mountain80124-35.48%751.06
500Morrison Bluff806425.00%601.34

Top 500 Cities in Arkansas by Population

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.

Map of Cities in Arkansas

Arkansas Cities by First Letter

  1. US Census Annual Estimates - 2020 Estimates Calculated via Linear Projection of Previous Estimates

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