In 2017, Fort Smith, AR-OK had a population of 282k people with a median age of 39 and a median household income of $40,282. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Fort Smith, AR-OK grew from 281,227 to 282,086, a 0.305% increase and its median household income declined from $40,970 to $40,282, a -1.68% decrease.
The population of Fort Smith, AR-OK is 72% White Alone, 10.1% Hispanic or Latino, and 6.43% American Indian & Alaska Native Alone. N/A% of the people in Fort Smith, AR-OK speak a non-English language, and 97% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Fort Smith, AR-OK are University of Arkansas-Fort Smith (1,311 degrees awarded in 2016), Carl Albert State College (638 degrees), and Kiamichi Technology Center-Poteau (184 degrees).
The median property value in Fort Smith, AR-OK is $114,800, and the homeownership rate is 66%. Most people in Fort Smith, AR-OK commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Fort Smith, AR-OK is 2 cars per household.