Hughes is a city located in the U.S. state of Arkansas. It is within St. Francis County. It has a total area of 2.17 square miles at 34°56′59″N 90°28′15″W. The elevation is 207 feet above sea level. As of the 2010 census data, it had a total population of 1,441. The population density was 605.03/sq mi. Estimated per capita income in 2015 was $11,718. The average travel time is 16 minutes. It is using Zip code 72348.