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Welcome to Mena ...
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Mena has a population of 5,571 people<1> (see below for details).
Mena is 1,180 feet [360 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Mena lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Mena is within the boundaries of the (479) area code.
The ZIP code for Mena: 71953<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Mena had a population of 5,737 people (which is 27.77% of the total population of Polk County). This makes Mena the county's most populous community.
The population of Mena represents 0.2% of the population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 56th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 5,737 people, the population of Mena increased 1.77% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 5,637 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Mena had an population of 5,571 people. This is a decrease of 2.89% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.17% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Mena.
Communities near Mena ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Mena and not the distance if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Mena.
Communities Also Named Mena ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Mena - it's located in Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Mena.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Mena:
Websites for Mena ...
Official Website: www.cityofmena.org/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mena ...
Looking for more information about Mena? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Mena, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Mena.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Mena: www.cityofmena.org/
The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 11 Mar 2019