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Welcome to Paragould ...
The location of Paragould has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Paragould has a population of 28,488 people<2> (see below for details).
Paragould is 280 feet [85 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Paragould lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Paragould is located in the (870) area code.
The ZIP codes for Paragould: 72450-72451<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Paragould had a population of 26,113 people (which is 62.04% of the total population of Greene County). This makes Paragould the county's most populous community.
The population of Paragould represents 0.9% of the population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 19th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 26,113 people, the population of Paragould increased 18.6% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 22,017 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Paragould had an population of 28,488 people. This is an increase of 9.1% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 29.39% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Paragould.
Communities near Paragould ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Paragould and not the distance if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Paragould.
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 Paragould:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Paragould ...
Looking for more information about Paragould? 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 Paragould, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Paragould.
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This page was last modified: 14 Jan 2019