NW Arkansas 25th in U.S. for population gain

Area grew 10% in 5 years; Pine Bluff saw loss of 6%

Posted: April 4, 2016 at 5:45 a.m.

Information and map showing population changes in Arkansas' metro areas.

Information and map showing population changes in Arkansas' metro areas.

Northwest Arkansas is among the fastest-growing metropolitan areas in the country, even as the Pine Bluff region experienced population decreases, according to new estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau.



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