Arkansas is a state located in the southern region of the United States. It covers an area of approximately 53,180 square miles (137,730 square kilometers) and has a population of about 3.0 million people.
Arkansas is bordered by Missouri to the north, Tennessee and Mississippi to the east, Louisiana to the south, and Oklahoma and Texas to the west. The state is mostly made up of mountains, forests, and rivers, with the Ozark and Ouachita Mountains being the largest mountain ranges.
Arkansas has a humid subtropical climate, with hot summers and mild winters. The state is known for its natural beauty, including Hot Springs National Park, the Buffalo National River, and the Mississippi River.
The state’s economy is driven by a range of industries, including agriculture, manufacturing, and tourism. Arkansas is a major producer of rice, poultry, and cotton, and is also home to several large corporations, including Walmart, Tyson Foods, and J.B. Hunt Transport Services. Little Rock, the state’s capital and largest city, is home to many cultural attractions, including the Clinton Presidential Center and the Arkansas Arts Center.