Heber Springs is a city in Cleburne County, Arkansas, United States. The population was 6,432 at the 2000 census. The city is the county seat of Cleburne County. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 7.0 square miles 18 square kilometer, all of it land. The city was named for a series of natural springs that are located on the east side of town on Main Street. Greers Ferry Lake and The Little Red River are located just north of the city, where rainbow trout are stocked in The Little Red and can be fished below the dam. The lake is also a major tourism draw for swimming, boating and personal watercraft, complemented by the Little Red River and Sugar Loaf Mountain along the eastern portion of the city.