Arkansas has an area of 137,002 sq km and a population of more than 2.5 million people. Its capital city is Little Rock.
Arkansas is located in the southern region of the USA. Arkansas is bordered by Missouri in the north, Louisiana in the south, Texas and Oklahoma in the west and Tennessee and Mississippi (along with the MississippiRiver) in the east. The topography is largely defined by mountains, valleys and forests, with the scenic OzarkPlateau taking up most of north-west Arkansas.