Arkansas Quick Facts

Capital Little Rock
Area 53,187 sq mi
137,754 sq km
Population
(2000 census)
2,673,400
Major Cities
(July 1996 est.)
Little Rock (175,752), Fort Smith (75,776), North Little Rock (60,468),
Pine Bluff (54,165), Jonesboro (52,656)
Highest Point Magazine Mtn.
2,753 feet
839 meters
Income per capita (US$) $22,244
Industry food processing, electrical equipment, fabricated metal products, machinery, paper products, bromine
Agriculture chickens, eggs, hogs, beef cattle, milk, soybeans, rice, cotton
Minerals and Resources natural gas, petroleum, bromine, crushed stone, cement
(U.S. Government sources)
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