Fort Smith (zip 72901), Arkansas 

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Population

21,639

+0.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.7%

Best Places to Live in Fort Smith (zip 72901), Arkansas

Mid-sized city - Extreme western Arkansas at Oklahoma border in Arkansas River Valley
Pros
-Cost of living
-Nearby mountains
-Air quality
Cons
-Isolation
-Arts and culture
-Low educational attainment

Local Listings in 72901
 $219,500 
2801 Enid St
Bed 5 | Bath 4 | 3460 SqFt
 $29,900 
1802 S S St
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 1096 SqFt
 $235,000 
531 May Ave
Bed 5 | Bath 2 | 3820 SqFt

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.


QUICK FACTS

City: Fort Smith
Zip Codes: Fort Smith (zip 72901)
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 463 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Fort Smith (zip 72901) is 3.7% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Fort Smith (zip 72901) jobs have decreased by 1.64%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Fort Smith (zip 72901)'s cost of living is 24.60% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Fort Smith (zip 72901)'s Cost of Living

VOTING
Sebastian county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Fort Smith (zip 72901)'s population is 21,639 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 0.22%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 16 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Fort Smith (zip 72901) is $80,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 12.31%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Fort Smith (zip 72901) public schools spend $10,233 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.3 students per teacher in Fort Smith (zip 72901). More Education


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Housing Market in Fort Smith

It's a good time to buy in Fort Smith. Home Appreciation is up 8.0% in the last 12 months. Browse Fort Smith Real Estate

The median home price in Fort Smith is $80,700. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Historic Homes, Good Neighbors - 3/8/2007
Fort Smith has one of the few remaining Trolley Neighborhoods in existence in the May-Lecta-Sweet neighborhood. It's been nominated to the National Historic Trust and... Read More

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NEW LISTINGS IN 72901
$219,500
2801 Enid St
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$29,900
1802 S S St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$235,000
531 May Ave
Bed 5 | Bath 2

$99,000
3711 Old Jenny Lind Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$229,900
805 S 24th St
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$104,900
2822 Memphis St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$110,000
317 May Ave
Bed 6 | Bath 2

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