City of Paragould
Rich in History and Tradition

Paragould is located 150 miles northeast of Little Rock and 80 miles northwest of West Memphis. Paragould is situated atop Crowley’s Ridge and located along the Crowley’s Ridge Parkway National Scenic Byway. We are near to some of the most plentiful lakes, streams, and rivers in all of Arkansas.

Paragould is a growing city that is rich in history and tradition. The Greene County Fair is more than 100 years old and is the single largest county fair in the state.

Our historic downtown is home to Art and Stroll and the State's largest Zombie Walk. The downtown area is located on Pruett Street and includes the restored Collins Theatre and the Greene County 1888 Historic Courthouse, home of the Paragould Regional Chamber of Commerce.

Fire Department

Enhancing the community's quality of life by preventing and minimizing injury and loss of life or property.

Police Department

Protecting and serving "The Friendly City" of Paragould, AR with pride.

Parks & Recreation

Dedicated to the maintenance and appearance of all of our city parks.

GovernmentAnimal ControlCity InspectorPublic Works



The Greene County Future Fund would like to encourage residents of the City of Paragould to start 2019 by Choosing to Recycle.

The Greene County Future Fund will pay the $15.00 recycle bin expense for the first FIFTY (50) individuals or business’s that sign up starting January 1, 2019 at the Paragould City Hall.

Recycling efforts in Greene County contribute to the overall negative impact of waste sent to our area landfill and assist in conserving natural resources.

The Greene County Future Fund is a 501 (3) organization and an Endowment with the Arkansas Community Foundation. The Greene County Future Fund promotes and pools their funds and resources for the following three items: 1)Greenspace 2) Recycling
3) Urban/biking hiking trails

To learn more about the Greene County Future Fund, visit their website at