Arkansas 

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Population

2,977,944

+3.7% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.0%

Median Income

$41,264

Median Home Price

$128,800

Best Places to Live in Arkansas

May, October and September are the most pleasant months in the state of Arkansas, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

 $395,000 
805 SE 5th St
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 960 SqFt
 $311,900 
1521 Blue Moon Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2320 SqFt
 $285,000 
1041 Tarah Knolls Cir
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2223 SqFt

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Arkansas is 4.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Negative. Arkansas jobs have decreased by 0.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Arkansas's cost of living is 21.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Arkansas's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
Arkansas voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Arkansas's population is 2,977,944 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 3.7%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Arkansas is $128,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Arkansas public schools spend $10,688 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.8 students per teacher in Arkansas. More Education



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Housing Market in Arkansas

It's a good time to buy in Arkansas. Home Appreciation is up 5.3% in the last 12 months. Browse Arkansas Real Estate

The median home price in Arkansas is $128,800. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Arkansas   28 Reviews
Depends on where you live - 4/4/2017
I live in a small town at the very edge of Little Rock and I love where I live. Having said that, there are places in Arkansas (especially in LR) that I would not live,... Read More

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School Districts - 1/6/2016
I am seeing some reviews that Arkansas is the worst place to be for jobs, and out of all the cities Springdale is the absolute worse, the school district is made up of... Read More

Ozark Mountains of Arkansas - 8/27/2015
The Ozark Mountains are incredibly beautiful with abundant wildlife, rivers, creeks and lakes.... Read More


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MAPS OF ARKANSAS
Arkansas
ZIP CODES IN ARKANSAS
72401, 72764, 72712, 72034, 71913, 72701, 72756, 72762, 72758, 72076, 591 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN ARKANSAS
$395,000
805 SE 5th St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$311,900
1521 Blue Moon Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$285,000
1041 Tarah Knolls Cir
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$95,000
505 Dawson St
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$80,000
1607 S Elm St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$265,312
550 Magnolia Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$132,500
14902 Parkway Meadows Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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