Document and Entity Information
9 Months Ended
Nov. 01, 2014
Nov. 24, 2014
Document and Entity Information    
Entity Registrant Name Citi Trends Inc  
Entity Central Index Key 0001318484  
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Period End Date Nov. 01, 2014  
Amendment Flag false  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --01-31  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Filer Category Accelerated Filer  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   15,578,367
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2014  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3