Fort Smith, Arkansas 

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Economy in Fort Smith, Arkansas

Fort Smith has an unemployment rate of 3.7%. The US average is 3.9%.

Fort Smith has seen the job market decrease by -1.6% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 21.7%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Fort Smith
- The Sales Tax Rate for Fort Smith is 9.6%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Fort Smith is 6.9%. The US average is 4.6%.
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Income and Salaries for Fort Smith
- The average income of a Fort Smith resident is $23,452 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Fort Smith resident is $36,777 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYFort Smith, ArkansasUnited States
  3.7%3.9%
  -1.6%1.6%
  21.7%33.5%
  9.6%7.3%
  6.9%4.6%
  $23,650$31,177
  $36,532$57,652
  $47,379$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.7%1.3%
  0.8%0.6%
  5.3%6.2%
  20.6%10.4%
  3.2%2.7%
  13.9%11.6%
  4.1%4.1%
  0.4%0.9%
  1.8%2.1%
  2.7%4.7%
  1.3%1.9%
  3.3%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  3.4%4.3%
  7.1%9.3%
  15.5%13.8%
  1.2%2.2%
  7.2%7.4%
  4.9%4.9%
  2.3%4.8%
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    Fort Smith is a wonderful place to live! - 3/22/2017
    I have lived in Fort Smith my whole life and I love it here. I enjoy traveling so I have seen many small towns and big cities to compare it to. Being a part of "The... Read More

    Great City for Physicians and Families - 12/12/2014
    Very physician-friendly community. Great community for families with top-rated schools, low crime rates and low cost of... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN FORT SMITH, ARKANSAS
    72903 72904 72901 72908 72916

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