Elkins is a city in Washington County, Arkansas, United States. The population was 1,251 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Fayetteville–Springdale–Rogers, AR-MO Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Elkins is located at 36°1′11″N 94°1′43″W / 36.01972°N 94.02861°W / 36.01972; -94.02861 (36.019747, -94.028695).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.6 square miles (6.8 km²), all of it land.