In 2018, Fort Smith, AR had a population of 87.6k people with a median age of 36.2 and a median household income of $40,004. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Fort Smith, AR grew from 87,537 to 87,639, a 0.117% increase and its median household income grew from $36,532 to $40,004, a 9.5% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Fort Smith, AR are White (Non-Hispanic) (60.2%), Other (Hispanic) (11.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (9.81%), White (Hispanic) (6.62%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (5.9%). 0% of the people in Fort Smith, AR speak a non-English language, and 93.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Fort Smith, AR are University of Arkansas-Fort Smith (1,597 degrees awarded in 2019), Academy of Salon and Spa (34 degrees), and Designer Barber & Stylist School (31 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Fort Smith, AR was $120,300, and the homeownership rate was 51.8%. Most people in Fort Smith, AR drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 15.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Fort Smith, AR was 2 cars per household.