Latest Data (2018)
Population 28,912
Nationwide Rank 1316

Quick Facts

Paragould, Arkansas is the 1,316th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Paragould, Arkansas is a city.

Paragould, Arkansas is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Paragould had its largest population ever.

Paragould, Arkansas is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 78% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Paragould, Arkansas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1306 Niles, Illinois 29,184 -2.8%
1307 Fredericksburg, Virginia 29,144 50.5%
1308 Oak Ridge, Tennessee 29,109 6.6%
1309 New Iberia, Louisiana 29,099 -10.6%
1310 Southgate, Michigan 29,088 -4.4%
1311 Raytown, Missouri 28,993 -4.1%
1312 Windsor, Colorado 28,967 179.6%
1313 Ridgecrest, California 28,940 16.1%
1314 Port Huron, Michigan 28,927 -10.3%
1315 Lafayette, Colorado 28,924 23.7%
1316 Paragould, Arkansas 28,912 30.5%
1317 Desert Hot Springs, California 28,885 75.5%
1318 Casselberry, Florida 28,876 17.9%
1319 Central, Louisiana 28,864 8.3%
1320 Agawam Town, Massachusetts 28,854
1321 Lake in the Hills, Illinois 28,835 19.7%
1322 West Springfield Town, Massachusetts 28,747
1323 Northampton, Massachusetts 28,726 -0.8%
1324 Rexburg, Idaho 28,687 61.2%
1325 Bella Vista, Arkansas 28,661 80.9%
1326 Burton, Michigan 28,652 -5.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In Arkansas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
760 Bentonville 51,111 151.6%
912 Pine Bluff 42,271 -23.2%
1043 Hot Springs 37,169 3.1%
1070 Benton 36,403 58.0%
1228 Sherwood 31,237 20.8%
1275 Texarkana 29,972 7.6%
1299 Russellville 29,325 22.1%
1316 Paragould 28,912 30.5%
1325 Bella Vista 28,661 80.9%
1337 Jacksonville 28,287 -5.8%
1423 Cabot 26,573 71.9%
1539 West Memphis 24,636 -11.2%
1596 Searcy 23,768 22.4%
1602 Van Buren 23,691 24.1%
1785 Bryant 20,665 72.5%
1983 Maumelle 18,111 68.2%
1992 El Dorado 17,932 -16.4%
2082 Siloam Springs 16,991 54.1%
2231 Centerton 15,570 489.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 28,912 1,316
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