Greenwood, Arkansas 

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Population

9,396

+7.8% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

4.5%

Median Income

$46,673

Median Home Price

$156,900

Median Age

35.5

Comfort Index (Climate)

5.4 / 6.7

summer / winter


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Best Places to Live in Greenwood, Arkansas

Mid-sized city - Extreme western Arkansas at Oklahoma border in Arkansas River Valley.
State: Arkansas
County: Sebastian County
Metro Area: Fort Smith Metro Area
City: Greenwood
Zip Codes: 72936
Cost of Living: -19.4% lower
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 463 ft above sea level

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Greenwood, Ar Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
All Single Family Homes
Pros
Cost of living
Nearby mountains
Air quality
Cons
Isolation
Arts and culture
Low educational attainment

What Bert Has To Say About Fort Smith Metro Area

Fort Smith is a small town with old-west flavor located in a flat valley along the Arkansas River. Major industries include light manufacturing and natural gas, and major employers include the nearby Fort Chaffee military installation. The economy is steady with somewhat above average job-growth prospects, and the low Cost of living and median home price are probably among the biggest attractions.


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Greenwood is 4.5% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Greenwood jobs have decreased by 1.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Greenwood's cost of living is 19.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Greenwood's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Greenwood, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Sebastian county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 66.2% to 30.7%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Greenwood's population is 9,396 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 7.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Greenwood is Real Estate: $156,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.7%.

SCHOOLS
Greenwood public schools spend $8,688 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.6 students per teacher in Greenwood. More Education



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Housing Market in Greenwood

It's a good time to buy in Greenwood. Home Appreciation is up 8.1% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Greenwood is $156,900.
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Reviews for Greenwood   2 Reviews
Hot, Humid Summers - 12/30/2009
Miserable unless you are on the... Read More

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Great place to raise a family. - 10/23/2008
We lived in Greenwood for five years, and our children loved it. The schools are wonderful. Fort Smith is a 30 minute drive to resturants and shopping. The employment... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN GREENWOOD, ARKANSAS
72936

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