How to Make Header of FlatList Sticky in React Native?

Nov 15, 2022 . Admin

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In this example, I am writing about how to make the header component of FlatList sticky. Adding a header component is easy by making use of FlatList prop ListHeaderComponent. Let's below this example.

Step 1: Download Project

In the first step run the following command to create a project.

expo init ExampleApp
Step 2: App.js

In this step, You will open the App.js file and put the code.

import React, {useState, useEffect} from 'react';
import {View, Text, StyleSheet, FlatList, StatusBar} from 'react-native';

const MyClass = () => {
  const [data, setData] = useState('');
  useEffect(() => {
      .then((response) => response.json())
      .then((json) => setData(json));
  }, []);

  const headerTop = () => {
    return (
      <View style={styles.headerStyle}>
        <Text style={styles.titleStyle}>POSTS</Text>

  return (
    <View style={styles.container}>
        keyExtractor={(item) =>}
        renderItem={({item}) => <Text>{item.title}</Text>}

const styles = StyleSheet.create({
  container: {
    flex: 1,
    justifyContent: 'center',
    alignItems: 'center',
    backgroundColor: 'white',
  buttonView: {
    flexDirection: 'row',
  headerStyle: {
    flex: 1,
    height: 40,
    width: '100%',
    backgroundColor: 'gray',
    justifyContent: 'center',
    alignItems: 'center',
  titleStyle: {
    color: 'white',

export default MyClass;
Step 3: Run Project

In the last step run your project using the below command.

expo start

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It will help you...

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