Latest Data (2017)
Population 198,606
Nationwide Rank 120

Quick Facts

Little Rock, Arkansas is the 120th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Little Rock, Arkansas is a city.

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

Little Rock, Arkansas's growth is below average. 68% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Little Rock, Arkansas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
110 Rochester, New York 208,046 -5.2%
111 Moreno Valley, California 207,226 44.6%
112 Glendale, California 203,054 3.9%
113 Yonkers, New York 202,019 2.9%
114 Huntington Beach, California 201,874 6.2%
115 Aurora, Illinois 200,965 39.0%
116 Salt Lake City, Utah 200,544 10.3%
117 Amarillo, Texas 199,826 14.8%
118 Montgomery, Alabama 199,518 -1.0%
119 Grand Rapids, Michigan 198,829 0.4%
120 Little Rock, Arkansas 198,606 8.3%
121 Akron, Ohio 197,846 -8.7%
122 Augusta-Richmond County, Georgia 197,166 1.0%
123 Huntsville, Alabama 194,585 21.5%
124 Columbus, Georgia 194,058 4.0%
125 Grand Prairie, Texas 193,837 51.3%
126 Shreveport, Louisiana 192,036 -4.2%
127 Overland Park, Kansas 191,278 26.0%
128 Tallahassee, Florida 191,049 24.8%
129 Mobile, Alabama 190,265 -4.2%
130 Port St. Lucie, Florida 189,344 112.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 198,606 120
2016 198,541 117
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