Latest Data (2017)
Population 28,488
Nationwide Rank 1325

Quick Facts

Paragould, Arkansas is the 1,325th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Paragould, Arkansas is a city.

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

Paragould, Arkansas is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 77% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Paragould, Arkansas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1315 Granite City, Illinois 28,746 -9.9%
1316 West Springfield Town, Massachusetts 28,704
1317 Henderson, Kentucky 28,657 4.3%
1318 Burton, Michigan 28,643 -5.7%
1319 Monterey, California 28,639 -3.6%
1320 Schererville, Indiana 28,633 14.6%
1321 Northampton, Massachusetts 28,593 -1.3%
1322 Harrison, New York 28,587 18.0%
1323 Jacksonville, Arkansas 28,513 -5.1%
1324 Bella Vista, Arkansas 28,511 79.9%
1325 Paragould, Arkansas 28,488 28.5%
1326 Williamsport, Pennsylvania 28,462 -7.0%
1327 Casselberry, Florida 28,395 16.0%
1328 Aberdeen, South Dakota 28,388 12.7%
1329 Melrose, Massachusetts 28,367 4.3%
1330 Newburgh, New York 28,363 0.0%
1331 Fredericksburg, Virginia 28,360 46.4%
1332 Benicia, California 28,343 5.1%
1333 Rexburg, Idaho 28,337 59.2%
1334 Lafayette, Colorado 28,328 21.2%
1335 Marion, Indiana 28,327 -12.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In Arkansas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
777 Bentonville 49,298 142.7%
886 Pine Bluff 42,984 -21.9%
1043 Hot Springs 36,915 2.4%
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%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 28,488 1,325
2016 28,232 1,329
2015 27,900 1,337
2014 27,465 1,349
2013 27,078 1,357
2012 27,016 1,344
2011 26,667 1,356
2010 26,113 1,367
2009 25,028 1,392
2008 24,674 1,406
2007 24,375 1,402
2006 24,079 1,409
2005 23,564 1,424
2004 23,177 1,424
2003 22,852 1,441
2002 22,603 1,446
2001 22,397 1,436
2000 22,154 1,434
1990 18,719 1,460