Latest Data (2018)
Population 2,459
Nationwide Rank 6866

Quick Facts

Charleston, Arkansas is the 6,866th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Charleston, Arkansas is a city.

Charleston, Arkansas is currently 17.0% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Charleston, Arkansas's growth is extremely below average. 96% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
6856 Ross, California 2,465 5.7%
6857 Weatherly, Pennsylvania 2,465 -5.5%
6858 Coats, North Carolina 2,464 31.9%
6859 Lomira, Wisconsin 2,464 10.3%
6860 Pleasant Ridge, Michigan 2,463 -4.8%
6861 Roaring Spring, Pennsylvania 2,463 1.9%
6862 Skaneateles, New York 2,463 -5.8%
6863 South Congaree, South Carolina 2,463 7.6%
6864 Strafford, Missouri 2,462 30.8%
6865 Winters, Texas 2,460 -15.2%
6866 Charleston, Arkansas 2,459 -17.0%
6867 Bells, Tennessee 2,458 5.9%
6868 Gambier, Ohio 2,458 21.9%
6869 Lake View, Alabama 2,456 80.7%
6870 Moundville, Alabama 2,456 37.1%
6871 Marengo, Iowa 2,455 -3.2%
6872 Versailles, Missouri 2,453 -4.5%
6873 Lockport, Louisiana 2,452 -6.4%
6874 Avilla, Indiana 2,451 18.6%
6875 Collins, Mississippi 2,451 -8.8%
6876 Lincolnville, South Carolina 2,451 165.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Arkansas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4779 Sheridan 4,918 23.0%
4784 Crossett 4,913 -19.1%
4941 Vilonia 4,650 120.1%
4945 Cherokee Village 4,640 -0.2%
4947 Haskell 4,640 71.3%
4987 Dardanelle 4,575 7.9%
5077 Nashville 4,425 -10.0%
5093 Ashdown 4,406 -7.5%
5201 Lonoke 4,262 -0.7%
5270 Dumas 4,146 -20.6%
5375 Tontitown 4,003 95.7%
5405 Southside 3,965
5455 Shannon Hills 3,909 87.3%
5474 Gentry 3,868 53.7%
5492 Booneville 3,845 -6.5%
5530 Fordyce 3,801 -20.8%
5575 Johnson 3,736 58.6%
5577 McGehee 3,734 -18.0%
5603 Austin 3,693 508.4%
5677 Piggott 3,600 -7.1%
5693 Ozark 3,587 1.3%
5766 Brookland 3,491 158.0%
5777 Marianna 3,477 -32.6%
5835 Gravette 3,410 80.8%
5836 Paris 3,407 -8.1%
5869 Waldron 3,364 -4.5%
5936 Manila 3,294 5.8%
5957 Alexander 3,268 49.6%
5959 Pottsville 3,268 58.1%
6032 Gosnell 3,196 -19.6%
6048 Elkins 3,179 147.7%
6114 Corning 3,127 -14.7%
6188 DeWitt 3,047 -14.2%
6205 Atkins 3,035 5.6%
6219 Prescott 3,018 -17.7%
6351 Bald Knob 2,876 -10.6%
6394 Mountain View 2,839 -3.0%
6470 Little Flock 2,761 6.1%
6477 Bethel Heights 2,752 281.1%
6478 Green Forest 2,751 -1.0%
6511 England 2,735 -10.2%
6584 Brinkley 2,680 -31.4%
6612 Hamburg 2,662 -12.0%
6642 West Fork 2,635 26.3%
6670 Hoxie 2,609 -6.8%
6732 Huntsville 2,554 25.2%
6741 Dermott 2,549 -31.8%
6759 Lake City 2,536 26.9%
6798 Clinton 2,501 0.0%
6841 Lincoln 2,474 36.6%
6843 Marked Tree 2,473 -11.8%
6866 Charleston 2,459 -17.0%
6880 Mayflower 2,450 49.2%
6912 Lavaca 2,424 31.8%
6927 Bono 2,415 59.1%
6928 Elm Springs 2,415 152.8%
6932 Danville 2,413 0.9%
7002 Harrisburg 2,361 7.6%
7129 Lake Village 2,276 -19.2%
7207 Earle 2,225 -26.5%
7219 Fairfield Bay 2,216 -9.9%
7256 Carlisle 2,188 -5.1%
7326 Gassville 2,147 25.3%
7341 Wrightsville 2,131 52.6%
7371 Horseshoe Bend 2,113 -7.5%
7381 Glenwood 2,109 -0.9%
7428 Eureka Springs 2,091 -8.4%
7443 Gurdon 2,086 -8.3%
7458 Star City 2,081 -16.1%
7636 Judsonia 1,985 -0.4%
7661 Bull Shoals 1,969 -1.2%
7663 Augusta 1,967 -25.7%
7667 Eudora 1,965 -30.0%
7774 Cave City 1,913 -1.9%
7831 Goshen 1,879 149.2%
7985 Lepanto 1,813 -14.9%
8001 Bay 1,804 -0.6%
8006 Melbourne 1,803 7.1%
8013 Decatur 1,800 24.5%
8060 Rector 1,780 -11.3%
8139 Leachville 1,741 -14.1%
8148 Calico Rock 1,735 74.3%
8176 Lamar 1,726 19.6%
8247 Smackover 1,698 -15.1%
8264 Tuckerman 1,691 -9.5%
8359 Mulberry 1,644 1.0%
8372 Salem 1,637 1.2%
8406 Kensett 1,622 -9.7%
8472 Des Arc 1,595 -17.2%
8473 Monette 1,595 34.8%
8588 Murfreesboro 1,545 -12.4%
8610 McCrory 1,535 -16.4%
8618 Redfield 1,532 28.6%
8787 Stamps 1,468 -30.7%
8820 Perryville 1,456 -0.2%
8877 Greenland 1,434 58.1%
8889 Dover 1,428 6.6%
8931 Cedarville 1,411 24.5%
8953 Clarendon 1,404 -28.1%
9112 Hazen 1,350 -17.1%
9132 Flippin 1,341 -0.8%
9241 Marshall 1,303 -2.9%
9303 Hampton 1,285 -18.2%
9357 Waldo 1,271 -20.1%
9365 Caraway 1,267 -6.3%
9412 Hughes 1,253 -32.5%
9424 Marmaduke 1,248 7.4%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 2,459 6,866
2017 2,463 6,847
2016 2,466 6,836
2015 2,483 6,810
2014 2,500 6,763
2013 2,533 6,716
2012 2,530 6,704
2011 2,517 6,721
2010 2,494 6,735
2009 2,994 6,067
2008 2,996 6,050
2007 2,991 6,038
2006 2,980 6,020
2005 2,982 5,989
2004 2,966 5,986
2003 2,963 5,976
2002 2,961 5,958
2001 2,967 5,939
2000 2,963 5,938
1990 2,138 6,669