List of Largest Cities in Arkansas

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  • Post last modified:October 9, 2021

Arkansas is a state in the United States located in the southern region, with an area of 137,733 km2 and a population of 2.9 million people. The population of Arkansas state was 1,062 in 1810, and it rose to 1,752,204 in 1920, surpassing the 2 million milestone at the 1980 census. Little Rock is the largest city and capital of the state of Arkansas, located in Pulaski County. The city has a population of 197,357, an area of 308 km2, and a population density of 639 inhabitants per km2. Compared to other cities and towns in Arkansas, Little Rock has the highest population, area, and density.

RankNamePopulationArea (km²)Density
( inhabitants/km²)
County
1Little Rock197,357308639Pulaski
2Fort Smith87,650163535Sebastian
3Fayetteville78,960139564Washington
4Springdale75,229120625Washington
5Jonesboro71,551208343Craighead
6North Little Rock66,075133494Pulaski
7Conway63,816117541Faulkner
8Rogers60,11298612Benton
9Pine Bluff46,094115399Jefferson
10Bentonville40,16781492Benton
11Hot Springs35,68090576Garland
12Benton33,15557576Saline
13Sherwood30,04553562Pulaski
14Texarkana30,016107278Miller
15Jacksonville28,74972395Pulaski
16Russellville28,53373389Pope
17Bella Vista27,642114241Benton
18Paragould27,07880335Greene
19West Memphis25,54573347Crittenden
20Cabot25,43452485Lonoke
21Searcy23,76847500White
22Van Buren23,05940576Crawford
23Bryant19,34053359Saline
24El Dorado18,53942440Union
25Maumelle17,73631567Pulaski

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