Mena, Arkansas 

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Population

5,410

-2.7% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

5.4%

Median Income

$27,491

Median Home Price

$109,600

Median Age

40.9

Comfort Index (Climate)

6.7 / 6.5

summer / winter

United States / Arkansas / No Metro Area / Polk County / Mena / Zip Codes

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May, September and October are the most pleasant months in Mena, while July and January are the least comfortable months.

State: Arkansas
County: Polk County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
City: Mena
Zip Codes: 71953
Cost of Living: -26.8% lower


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Mena, Ar Housing Market
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Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Mena is 5.4% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Mena jobs have decreased by 0.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Mena's cost of living is 26.8% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Mena's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Polk county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 82.9% to 14.7%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Mena's population is 5,410 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 2.7%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Mena is Real Estate: $109,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 1.1%.

SCHOOLS
Mena public schools spend $10,273 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.9 students per teacher in Mena. More Education



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Housing Market in Mena

It's a good time to buy in Mena. Home Appreciation is up 6.9% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Mena is $109,600.
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Reviews for Mena   4 Reviews
Nothing here... for anyone. - 5/29/2019
No jobs, nothing to do for retirees, nothing to do for teens or children. If you are not connected to local families you will never be accepted. Before even considering... Read More

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Mena is a great place to raise a family - 9/4/2012
I grew up in Mena, AR and left there when I joined the Marine Corps. I never used drugs, most of the guys were active in sports and there were NO TEENS pregnant at the... Read More

Best Retirement Small Town - 5/18/2009
I read with astonishment the only review of Mena Arkansas, and I must disaggree. I moved here in 2005 from crowded and congested Florida and have never regretted the... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN MENA, ARKANSAS
71953

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