Latest Data (2017)
Population 18,030
Nationwide Rank 1980

Quick Facts

El Dorado, Arkansas is the 1,980th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

El Dorado, Arkansas is a city.

El Dorado, Arkansas is currently 22.3% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

El Dorado, Arkansas's growth is extremely below average. 100% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

El Dorado, Arkansas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1970 Ottawa, Illinois 18,180 -2.0%
1971 Eastlake, Ohio 18,172 -10.1%
1972 Ashtabula, Ohio 18,144 -13.2%
1973 St. Matthews, Kentucky 18,139 4.7%
1974 Arroyo Grande, California 18,123 13.6%
1975 Manchester, Missouri 18,112 -5.4%
1976 Scarsdale, New York 18,079 1.2%
1977 Newburyport, Massachusetts 18,060 5.1%
1978 Natchitoches, Louisiana 18,048 0.0%
1979 McAlester, Oklahoma 18,044 1.5%
1980 El Dorado, Arkansas 18,030 -15.9%
1981 Sycamore, Illinois 18,022 45.0%
1982 St. Marys, Georgia 18,019 20.9%
1983 Franklin Park, Illinois 18,012 -7.5%
1984 Steubenville, Ohio 18,003 -9.3%
1985 Arcata, California 18,000 8.3%
1986 Dumont, New Jersey 17,998 2.8%
1987 Santa Fe Springs, California 17,980 9.2%
1988 Lenoir, North Carolina 17,943 -1.0%
1989 Gretna, Louisiana 17,935 2.2%
1990 Lackawanna, New York 17,934 -5.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In Arkansas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1078 Benton 35,789 55.3%
1224 Sherwood 31,081 20.2%
1256 Texarkana 30,259 8.6%
1291 Russellville 29,318 22.1%
1323 Jacksonville 28,513 -5.1%
1324 Bella Vista 28,511 79.9%
1325 Paragould 28,488 28.5%
1438 Cabot 26,141 69.1%
1515 West Memphis 24,860 -10.4%
1577 Searcy 23,916 23.2%
1595 Van Buren 23,509 23.1%
1810 Bryant 20,194 68.5%
1969 Maumelle 18,214 69.1%
1980 El Dorado 18,030 -15.9%
2080 Siloam Springs 16,842 52.8%
2344 Forrest City 14,291 -3.3%
2367 Blytheville 14,051 -22.7%
2375 Centerton 14,001 430.5%
2513 Harrison 13,079 6.4%
2617 Marion 12,440 38.0%
2633 Mountain Home 12,332 11.1%
2778 Magnolia 11,467 -2.2%
2857 Camden 11,030 -15.7%
2883 Malvern 10,839 19.9%
2900 Batesville 10,727 12.8%
2907 Helena-West Helena 10,701 -28.2%
2919 Arkadelphia 10,650 -2.1%
3112 Hope 9,790 -7.6%
3144 Monticello 9,627 4.9%
3145 Clarksville 9,618 24.4%
3183 Greenwood 9,405 30.9%
3216 Lowell 9,215 68.7%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 18,030 1,980
2016 18,339 1,949
2015 18,386 1,931
2014 18,352 1,926
2013 18,539 1,897
2012 18,491 1,887
2011 18,738 1,839
2010 18,884 1,807
2009 19,605 1,736
2008 19,733 1,715
2007 19,697 1,707
2006 19,983 1,669
2005 20,179 1,636
2004 20,474 1,605
2003 20,729 1,575
2002 20,984 1,543
2001 21,080 1,524
2000 21,450 1,480
1990 23,199 1,194