Latest Data (2017)
Population 14,291
Nationwide Rank 2344

Quick Facts

Forrest City, Arkansas is the 2,344th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Forrest City, Arkansas is a city.

Forrest City, Arkansas is currently 7.0% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Forrest City, Arkansas's growth is extremely below average. 83% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Forrest City, Arkansas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2334 Miami Springs, Florida 14,424 5.4%
2335 Hartselle, Alabama 14,373 16.7%
2336 Hammonton, New Jersey 14,369 13.8%
2337 Glasgow, Kentucky 14,362 9.5%
2338 Mill Valley, California 14,355 5.3%
2339 Carthage, Missouri 14,350 12.7%
2340 Metuchen, New Jersey 14,349 11.3%
2341 Greensburg, Pennsylvania 14,299 -9.8%
2342 Hopatcong, New Jersey 14,298 -10.0%
2343 Paradise Valley, Arizona 14,293 4.3%
2344 Forrest City, Arkansas 14,291 -3.3%
2345 Beacon, New York 14,289 -3.2%
2346 Red Bluff, California 14,287 7.6%
2347 Lynden, Washington 14,259 48.9%
2348 St. Augustine, Florida 14,243 21.0%
2349 Antioch, Illinois 14,235 57.6%
2350 Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania 14,231 15.2%
2351 Mountain Home, Idaho 14,224 24.2%
2352 Washington Court House, Ohio 14,215 4.6%
2353 Chicago Ridge, Illinois 14,186 0.5%
2354 Deming, New Mexico 14,183 -0.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Arkansas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
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%
3328 Stuttgart 8,773 -9.7%
3538 Beebe 8,146 47.1%
3589 Wynne 7,962 -7.5%
3681 Newport 7,690 -1.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 14,291 2,344
2016 14,480 2,316
2015 14,672 2,287
2014 14,823 2,265
2013 15,016 2,225
2012 15,220 2,193
2011 15,224 2,186
2010 15,371 2,144
2009 13,195 2,380
2008 13,200 2,366
2007 13,448 2,322
2006 13,596 2,278
2005 13,844 2,220
2004 14,083 2,175
2003 14,347 2,112
2002 14,422 2,092
2001 14,594 2,060
2000 14,792 2,030
1990 13,848 1,897