Fort Smith, AR

Sebastian County

What you need to know about Fort Smith, AR

Fort Smith is located in Sebastian County, Arkansas. The population is 69% White, 8% Black, 5% Asian and 1% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 2% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 15% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $36,777 and the median home value is $113,500. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Fort Smith, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Fort Smith has a Walk Score ® of 33.

Median Home Price

Higher than the state average


Homes Owned 54.33%
54.33% Complete
Homes Rented 45.67%
45.67% Complete

Real Estate

In Fort Smith, Arkansas

Ready to move to Fort Smith? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Fort Smith.


In Fort Smith, Arkansas

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Fort Smith rates.

Median Household Income

Lower than the national average


In Fort Smith, Arkansas

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Fort Smith.


Most residents are
5-17 Years old


In Fort Smith, Arkansas

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Fort Smith.


Bachelor’s Degree 21%
21% Complete
Graduated High School 81%
81% Complete