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Arkansas Counties by Population

Below are the 75 Arkansas counties sorted by population from largest to smallest. The population data are from the 2021 American Community Survey. You can copy and paste this list directly into your favorite spreadsheet program. Don't you just adore lovely numbers listed nicely in columns & rows? We do!

Rank County Population
1 Pulaski County 397,931
2 Benton County 278,774
3 Washington County 242,793
4 Sebastian County 127,941
5 Faulkner County 123,191
6 Saline County 122,308
7 Craighead County 109,875
8 Garland County 99,694
9 White County 77,075
10 Lonoke County 73,824
11 Jefferson County 68,199
12 Pope County 63,234
13 Crawford County 60,483
14 Crittenden County 48,338
15 Greene County 45,665
16 Miller County 42,875
17 Baxter County 41,476
18 Mississippi County 41,061
19 Union County 39,262
20 Independence County 37,796
21 Boone County 37,445
22 Hot Spring County 33,096
23 Carroll County 28,154
24 Johnson County 25,853
25 Cleburne County 24,848
26 St. Francis County 23,623
27 Poinsett County 23,212
28 Columbia County 22,947
29 Ouachita County 22,858
30 Clark County 21,569
31 Logan County 21,299
32 Conway County 20,687
33 Yell County 20,489
34 Hempstead County 20,352
35 Polk County 19,476
36 Ashley County 19,362
37 Randolph County 18,442
38 Grant County 17,912
39 Drew County 17,511
40 Arkansas County 17,273
41 Sharp County 17,243
42 Franklin County 17,159
43 Cross County 16,935
44 Phillips County 16,923
45 Jackson County 16,878
46 Marion County 16,750
47 Madison County 16,496
48 Lawrence County 16,292
49 Sevier County 16,074
50 Van Buren County 15,851
51 Clay County 14,661
52 Izard County 13,653
53 Lincoln County 13,092
54 Howard County 12,894
55 Stone County 12,364
56 Little River County 12,104
57 Fulton County 12,072
58 Desha County 11,530
59 Bradley County 10,597
60 Chicot County 10,405
61 Pike County 10,234
62 Perry County 10,056
63 Scott County 9,928
64 Lee County 8,832
65 Montgomery County 8,525
66 Nevada County 8,340
67 Prairie County 8,306
68 Searcy County 7,872
69 Cleveland County 7,632
70 Newton County 7,343
71 Monroe County 6,903
72 Dallas County 6,645
73 Lafayette County 6,373
74 Woodruff County 6,333
75 Calhoun County 4,811

United States Census Bureau. B01001 SEX BY AGE, 2021 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates. U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey Office. Web. 8 December 2022. http://www.census.gov/.

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