In 2019, Fort Smith, AR had a population of 87.7k people with a median age of 36.5 and a median household income of $41,724. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Fort Smith, AR grew from 87,639 to 87,743, a 0.119% increase and its median household income grew from $40,004 to $41,724, a 4.3% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Fort Smith, AR are White (Non-Hispanic) (59.4%), Other (Hispanic) (13%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (9.4%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (6.23%), and White (Hispanic) (5.11%). 0% of the households in Fort Smith, AR speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
92.8% of the residents in Fort Smith, AR are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Fort Smith, AR are University of Arkansas-Fort Smith (1,460 degrees awarded in 2020), Academy of Salon and Spa (37 degrees), and Arkansas Colleges of Health Education (37 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Fort Smith, AR was $121,800, and the homeownership rate was 50.6%. Most people in Fort Smith, AR drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 15.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Fort Smith, AR was 2 cars per household.