Swifton is a city in Jackson County, Arkansas, United States. The population was 871 at the 2000 census. Swifton was the hometown of Baseball Hall of Famer George Kell.
Swifton is located at 35°49′27″N 91°7′44″W / 35.82417°N 91.12889°W / 35.82417; -91.12889 (35.824274, -91.129001).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.5 square miles (1.3 km²), all of it land.