Latest Data (2016)
Population 88,133
Nationwide Rank 369

Quick Facts

Fort Smith, Arkansas is the 369th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Fort Smith, Arkansas is a city.

Fort Smith, Arkansas is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Fort Smith had its largest population ever.

Fort Smith, Arkansas's growth is below average. 61% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Fort Smith, Arkansas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
359 Suffolk, Virginia 89,273 39.0%
360 Asheville, North Carolina 89,121 22.2%
361 Livermore, California 89,115 20.5%
362 Newton, Massachusetts 89,045 6.2%
363 Fall River, Massachusetts 88,930 -3.4%
364 Menifee, California 88,531 106.9%
365 Indio, California 88,488 75.8%
366 Norwalk, Connecticut 88,438 6.4%
367 Waukegan, Illinois 88,182 -0.1%
368 Sugar Land, Texas 88,177 35.8%
369 Fort Smith, Arkansas 88,133 9.2%
370 Hawthorne, California 88,031 4.5%
371 Nashua, New Hampshire 87,882 1.2%
372 Chino, California 87,776 25.3%
373 Kirkland, Washington 87,701 94.7%
374 Edinburg, Texas 87,650 79.1%
375 Reading, Pennsylvania 87,575 7.7%
376 Bellingham, Washington 87,574 29.1%
377 Citrus Heights, California 87,432 2.4%
378 Whittier, California 86,883 3.6%
379 Ogden, Utah 86,701 11.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Arkansas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
369 Fort Smith 88,133 9.2%
397 Fayetteville 83,826 41.1%
432 Springdale 78,557 64.1%
464 Jonesboro 74,889 34.2%
544 North Little Rock 66,278 9.3%
552 Conway 65,300 49.5%
556 Rogers 65,021 62.9%
815 Bentonville 47,093 131.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 88,133 369
2015 88,194 362
2014 87,351 360
2013 87,650 355
2012 87,443 350
2011 87,155 345
2010 86,209 346
2009 85,547 343
2008 84,708 341
2007 84,253 343
2006 83,406 346
2005 82,337 348
2004 81,676 349
2003 81,703 340
2002 81,434 340
2001 81,155 339
2000 80,698 338
1990 72,803 311