Wrightsville is an incorporated city in southern Pulaski County, Arkansas. The city is located at the intersection of Arkansas Highway 365 and Arkansas Highway 386. The population of Wrightsville according to the 2000 U.S. Census Bureau is 1,368.
The Arkansas Department of Corrections Wrightsville Unit was established in the city in 1981.
Commerce and Industry
The city began as a staging area for the timber industry.
The population of Wrightsville in 2000 was 1,368. The city is 74.6% African American, 24.1% white, and 0.7% Native American Indian.