Sallisaw, Oklahoma 

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Population

8,453

-2.1% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

4.8%

Median Age

37

Comfort Index (Climate)

5.8 / 6.6

summer / winter

OK Gifts

Best Places to Live in Sallisaw, Oklahoma

Mid-sized city - Extreme western Arkansas at Oklahoma border in Arkansas River Valley. May, October and September are the most pleasant months in Sallisaw, while July and August are the least comfortable months.
State: Oklahoma
County: Sequoyah County
Metro Area: Fort Smith Metro Area
City: Sallisaw
Zip Codes: 74955
Cost of Living: -23.3% lower
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 463 ft above sea level
Sallisaw, OK Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Median Home ValueHomes less than 10 yrs old
Most Expensive HomesAll 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 Sallisaw is 4.8% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Sallisaw jobs have decreased by 0.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Sallisaw's cost of living is 23.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Sallisaw's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Sequoyah county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 78.7% to 19.7%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Sallisaw's population is 8,453 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 2.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Sallisaw is Real Estate: $84,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.1%.

SCHOOLS
Sallisaw public schools spend $7,807 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.2 students per teacher in Sallisaw. More Education



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Housing Market in Sallisaw

It's not a good time to buy in Sallisaw. Home Appreciation is down -0.9% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Sallisaw is $84,500.
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Reviews for Sallisaw   1 Reviews
Black life's matter - 6/17/2021
Sallisaw is the most racist town ever. Do a walk-through city hall and the county courthouse deptys city police. No black people work there. When a black person gets... Read More

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