List of Largest Cities in Arkansas

Arkansas is one of the States of United States located in the southern region, occupies the area of 137,733 km2 and a total population of 2,949,131 estimated in the year of 2012. The population of the Arkansas state was only 1,062 in the year of 1810 and the state saw huge population growth until the year 1920 (population of 1,752,204), and exceeding the 2 million mark during the 1980 census. Little Rock is the largest city and Capital of the state Arkansas located in the Pulaski County, the city has a population of 197,357, area 308 km2 at the density of 639 inhabitants per km2, the Little Rock city is highest by population, Area, and density compared to other cities and towns of Arkansas. The below 25 largest cities and towns of Arkansas are ranked by Population as per the data of 2013.

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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

US Census Bureau – 2013