What you need to know about Little Rock, AR

Along the south bank of the Arkansas River near the geographic center of the Arkansas is Little Rock, the capital city and a major shipping hub. The economy is strong in sectors like government, healthcare and transportation, and many neighborhood options are available to residents. Hiking, boating and mountain biking are outdoor recreation choices, and higher education includes the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

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Top 10 Downtowns 2012

Population

196,188
Up by 3.87%
Skyline of Little Rock, AR in the fall
Best Breweries in Little Rock, AR
Little Rock has a lot of passion for fine craft brews
Little Rock Skyline
8 Reasons to Move to Little Rock, AR
Recreation, culture and community give Little Rock an edge

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Housing

Homes Owned 57.05%
57.05% Complete
Homes Rented 42.95%
42.95% Complete

Real Estate

In Little Rock, Arkansas


Ready to move to Little Rock? 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 Little Rock.

Median Home Price

$151,600
Higher than the state average

Schools

In Little Rock, 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 Little Rock rates.

Median Household Income

$46,409
Lower than the national average

Business

In Little Rock, 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 Little Rock.

Residents

Most residents are
5-17 Years old

Health

In Little Rock, 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 Little Rock.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 39%
39% Complete
Graduated High School 90%
90% Complete

Little Rock, AR's Rankings

Top100_BeerCities_2015
Top 10 Downtowns 2012

More About Little Rock, AR

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8 Reasons to Move to Little Rock, AR
Recreation, culture and community give Little Rock an edge