Paragould is located in northeast Arkansas. Paragould is between the Greene, Clay, Craighead county. Paragould has 31.20 square miles of land area and 0.16 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Paragould population is 26,859, which has grown 21.99% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 10.24% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Paragould median household income is $38,481 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 24.88% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 28.22% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Paragould median house value is $106,500 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 51.71% since 2000. The house value growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 49.31% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Paragould is better than the state average in quality. The Paragould area code is 870.