Paragould is a city located in Greene County Arkansas. It is also the county seat of Greene County. With a 2020 population of 29,148, it is the 17th largest city in Arkansas and the 1328th largest city in the United States . Paragould is currently growing at a rate of 0.28% annually and its population has increased by 11.62% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 26,113 in 2010. Paragould reached it's highest population of 29,148 in 2021. Spanning over 32 miles, Paragould has a population density of 915 people per square mile.
The average household income in Paragould is $59,616 with a poverty rate of 18.27%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $716 per month, and the median house value is $129,100. The median age in Paragould is 35.5 years, 33.4 years for males, and 36.9 years for females.