Latest Data (2015)
Population 197,992
Nationwide Rank 118

Quick Facts

Little Rock, Arkansas is the 118th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Little Rock, Arkansas is a city.

Little Rock, Arkansas is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Little Rock had its largest population ever.

Little Rock, Arkansas's growth is below average. 65% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Little Rock, Arkansas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
112 Yonkers, New York 2.4%
113 Glendale, California 2.9%
114 Aurora, Illinois 38.8%
115 Montgomery, Alabama -0.5%
116 Columbus, Georgia 7.5%
117 Amarillo, Texas 14.1%
118 Little Rock, Arkansas 7.9%
119 Akron, Ohio -8.9%
120 Shreveport, Louisiana -1.6%
121 Augusta-Richmond County, Georgia 1.0%
122 Grand Rapids, Michigan -1.4%
123 Mobile, Alabama -2.2%
124 Salt Lake City, Utah 5.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 197,992 118
2014 197,706 119
2013 197,357 118
2012 196,537 118
2011 195,257 117
2010 193,524 117
2009 191,933 119
2008 189,971 119
2007 188,156 119
2006 187,052 120
2005 185,868 117
2004 185,021 117
2003 184,483 116
2002 184,051 117
2001 183,595 116
2000 183,374 113
1990 177,086 99
1980 158,461 99
1940 88,039 100
1900 38,307 100