Location

West Memphis is located in Eastern Crittenden County, one of 75 counties in Arkansas. Its population ranks 14th in the State and is the largest city in Crittenden County.

GovernmentMayor/Council
Planning and Zoning:Yes
Hospitals:1
Hospital Beds:152
Physicians and Surgeons:80
Clinics:21
Police Officers:88
Police Equipment Units:43
Elevation:212 feet above sea level

West Memphis is in the Memphis, Tennessee, Metro Area, a DMA of more that 1 million people. Memphis is the nation’s 17th largest city, and offers residents of West Memphis easy access to world-class health facilities, cultural opportunities, and other amenities.