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Where is Arkansas, United States?

Location of state of Arkansas on a map

Arkansas is a state found in the nation of United States. Home to 2,915,918 people, it is the 33rd largest division in United States in terms of population.

Arkansas gained its current status as a state in the year 1836. The government of Arkansas is lead by Asa Hutchinson and is based in the state capital of Little Rock (Population: 193,524).

The most populous cities in Arkansas are: Little Rock (Population: 193,524), Fort Smith (Population: 86,209), Fayetteville (Population: 73,580), Springdale (Population: 69,797), Jonesboro (Population: 67,263).

Arkansas State - Quick Facts

Country United States
Region Type State
ISO Code US_AR
Time Zone CST
Year of Establishment 1836
Capital Little Rock (Population: 193,524)
Head of Government Asa Hutchinson
Total Population 2,915,918
Total Area 137,754 sq km (53,187 sq miles)
Population Density 21.2 sq km (54.8 sq miles)
This page was last updated on July 24, 2015.

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