The unemployment rate in Fort Smith is 3.7% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Fort Smith jobs have decreased by 1.6%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Fort Smith's cost of living is 24.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Fort Smith, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Sebastian county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Fort Smith's population is 87,537 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 2.7%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 16.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Fort Smith is $110,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.5%. Check out the homes in the area
Fort Smith public schools spend $10,233 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.3 students per teacher in Fort Smith. More Education