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  COST OF LIVING OVERVIEW
  

Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Fort Smith, Arkansas is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Fort Smith, Arkansas is more expensive.

Overall, Fort Smith, Arkansas cost of living is 80.60.

  COST OF LIVINGFort Smith, ArkansasUnited States
  Overall  81100
  Grocery  95.3100
  Health  89100
  Housing  56100
  Utilities  93100
  Transportation  91100
  Miscellaneous  92100
  COST OF LIVING COMMENTS
  
The Worst Bus Service In The World
I have never seen a bus service like this, EVER. The drivers will advise you to take any route that will eventually reach your destination, with no regard to whether it... (read more)
Living n Fort Smith, Ar
Good place to raise a family. City of 80,000 with lots of good churches. Schools are pretty good with a very good 4 year university. Low cost of living. Housing is... (read more)
breakdown of climate
the weather here in the summer ranges from 90-110, so it gets pretty hot. spring and fall we have very comfortable weather!! winter ranges from 25-70 degrees, it just... (read more)
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
Great City for Physicians and Families
Very physician-friendly community. Great community for families with top-rated schools, low crime rates and low cost of... (read more)
re: DO NOT MOVE TO FORT SMITH ARKANSAS!! - 7/22/2
You left Fort Smith in 1988 but still think you know what it's like here? Well, you nailed it. It hasn't changed except that it's much worse now. Now we've lost... (read more)
re: DO NOT MOVE TO FORT SMITH ARKANSAS!! - 7/22/2
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