Latest Data (2017)
Population 166
Nationwide Rank 17228

Quick Facts

Chester, Arkansas is the 17,228th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Chester, Arkansas is a town.

Chester, Arkansas is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Chester had its largest population ever.

Chester, Arkansas is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 96% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
17218 Georgetown, Pennsylvania 167 -2.3%
17219 Holy Cross, Alaska 167 -26.1%
17220 Horseshoe Beach, Florida 167 -19.3%
17221 Junction, Utah 167 -5.6%
17222 Lohman, Missouri 167 -0.5%
17223 Manley, Nebraska 167 -12.5%
17224 Plainfield, Ohio 167 5.6%
17225 Stuart, Oklahoma 167 -23.7%
17226 Troutdale, Virginia 167 -13.9%
17227 Blue Eye, Missouri 166 72.9%
17228 Chester, Arkansas 166 67.6%
17229 Des Arc, Missouri 166 -16.5%
17230 Farnam, Nebraska 166 -25.8%
17231 Jolly, Texas 166 -12.1%
17232 Lenhartsville, Pennsylvania 166 -4.0%
17233 Lewisville, Ohio 166 -28.7%
17234 Palisade, Minnesota 166 15.2%
17235 Peever, South Dakota 166 -20.5%
17236 Sycamore, Kentucky 166 14.4%
17237 Allakaket, Alaska 165 70.1%
17238 Bromide, Oklahoma 165 1.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Arkansas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
14995 Bigelow 331 0.3%
15027 Twin Groves 329 17.0%
15049 Arkansas City 325 -44.6%
15083 Mitchellville 323 -35.2%
15105 Etowah 321 -12.2%
15156 Montrose 316 -39.3%
15188 Denning 313 15.9%
15198 Wheatley 313 -15.6%
15199 Carthage 312 -29.0%
15222 Menifee 311 0.0%
15285 Blevins 306 -16.1%
15306 Prattsville 305 8.1%
15340 Donaldson 301 -7.9%
15490 Strawberry 290 2.8%
15517 Poyen 288 5.8%
15546 Garner 285 0.0%
15625 Humnoke 278 -1.0%
15650 Shirley 276 -17.1%
15659 Horseshoe Lake 275 -14.5%
15663 Perry 275 -12.4%
15700 Lynn 272 -13.0%
15707 Almyra 271 -15.0%
15751 Lead Hill 268 -6.6%
15760 Knobel 267 -25.2%
15781 Black Oak 265 -7.6%
15798 Chidester 264 -26.4%
15831 Delight 262 -15.7%
15853 Oil Trough 261 19.7%
15889 Parkdale 258 -31.2%
15918 Keo 256 -4.4%
15963 Perrytown 252 -1.1%
15981 Widener 251 -24.8%
15991 Gilmore 250 -14.3%
16007 Harrell 249 -14.7%
16008 Hickory Ridge 249 -34.8%
16036 Tollette 248 -23.2%
16048 Buckner 246 -37.0%
16052 Letona 246 21.7%
16077 Perla 244 31.8%
16087 Lexa 243 -26.1%
16122 Rosston 241 -9.0%
16129 Garland 240 -31.6%
16174 Campbell Station 237 4.4%
16182 Concord 236 -7.8%
16214 St. Francis 234 -8.2%
16252 Briarcliff 231 -8.6%
16273 Pyatt 230 -8.7%
16282 Pineville 229 -7.6%
16297 Wabbaseka 228 -29.4%
16353 Griffithville 224 -14.8%
16399 Scranton 222 0.0%
16422 Fisher 220 -16.9%
16432 Tillar 220 -7.9%
16460 Russell 218 -4.8%
16500 Oden 215 -2.2%
16527 St. Charles 213 -16.4%
16555 Magness 211 10.4%
16645 Adona 204 9.0%
16665 Caulksville 203 -12.8%
16690 Jacksonport 202 -13.6%
16699 Pollard 202 -15.4%
16789 Dell 196 -23.1%
16807 Fulton 195 -20.4%
16808 Greenway 195 -19.7%
16832 Ratcliff 193 1.0%
16857 Franklin 191 3.8%
16871 Friendship 190 -7.7%
16879 O'Kean 190 -5.4%
16901 Sunset 188 -46.5%
16934 Watson 186 -35.1%
16980 Moro 183 -23.7%
16984 Sidney 183 -34.1%
17013 West Point 181 -13.3%
17025 Winthrop 180 -3.2%
17035 Omaha 179 11.1%
17064 Fifty-Six 177 8.5%
17138 Burdette 172 33.3%
17146 Houston 172 8.1%
17158 McDougal 171 -11.8%
17180 Valley Springs 170 -1.1%
17181 Washington 170 14.8%
17185 Casa 169 -20.6%
17192 Rondo 169 -28.3%
17210 Tupelo 168 -4.5%
17228 Chester 166 67.6%
17277 Rudy 163 126.3%
17296 Winchester 162 -15.1%
17312 Bassett 160 -4.7%
17321 Fountain Hill 160 0.6%
17339 Ogden 159 -26.3%
17346 Ulm 159 -22.4%
17364 Sedgwick 158 -26.1%
17390 Gillham 156 -17.0%
17451 Reed 153 -44.5%
17503 Louann 150 -23.0%
17546 Anthonyville 147 -41.2%
17553 Mount Vernon 147 1.3%
17575 Aubrey 145 -34.0%
17594 Ben Lomond 144 14.2%
17609 Felsenthal 143 -5.9%
17665 Willisville 140 -25.1%
17697 Okolona 138 -13.7%
17715 Success 137 -23.4%
17743 Moorefield 135 -15.6%
17773 Everton 133 -22.2%
17876 Haynes 128 -39.9%
17889 Bodcaw 127 -17.5%
17895 Georgetown 127 3.2%
17928 Peach Orchard 125 -33.5%
17969 St. Joe 123 -4.6%
17980 Blue Mountain 122 -7.5%
18047 Ravenden Springs 118 -13.8%
18050 Alicia 117 -18.7%
18054 Bluff City 117 -25.9%
18057 Delaplaine 117 -7.8%
18069 Allport 116 -8.6%
18075 Higden 116 14.8%
18088 Banks 115 -4.1%
18120 Gum Springs 113 -41.7%
18122 Jennette 113 -8.8%
18133 Antoine 112 -28.2%
18141 Jericho 112 -38.7%
18154 Egypt 111 9.9%
18164 Daisy 110 -6.7%
18244 Pindall 106 11.5%
18291 Big Flat 103 -0.9%
18299 Minturn 103 -9.6%
18336 Zinc 101 32.8%
18341 Beedeville 100 -8.2%
18357 South Lead Hill 100 13.6%
18358 St. Paul 100 -39.0%
18366 Roe 99 -19.5%
18373 Lonsdale 98 -17.6%
18380 Beaver 97 1.0%
18407 Springtown 96 -16.5%
18409 Black Springs 95 -16.6%
18411 Coy 95 -18.1%
18418 Hunter 95 -37.0%
18449 Amagon 93 -2.1%
18452 Datto 93 -4.1%
18473 McCaskill 92 9.5%
18584 Whelen Springs 86 2.3%
18607 Guion 84 -6.6%
18615 Vandervoort 84 -30.0%
18621 Fargo 83 -29.0%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 166 17,228
2016 163 17,292
2015 160 17,359
2014 160 17,378
2013 161 17,369
2012 162 17,350
2011 162 17,357
2010 159 17,403
2009 104 18,346
2008 104 18,349
2007 104 18,351
2006 103 18,373
2005 102 18,396
2004 102 18,404
2003 101 18,431
2002 101 18,448
2001 100 18,474
2000 99 18,491
1990 130 17,904