Fort Smith, AR has a population of 87,712 people with a median age of 35.6 and a median household income of $35,956. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Fort Smith, AR grew from 87,603 to 87,712, a 0.12% increase and its median household income grew from $35,096 to $35,956, a 2.45% increase.
The population of Fort Smith, AR is 61.4% White, 18.2% Hispanic, and 9.3% Black. 20.7% of the people in Fort Smith, AR speak a non-English language, and 92% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Fort Smith, AR are University of Arkansas-Fort Smith, with 1,443 graduates, Academy of Salon and Spa, with 73 graduates, and Designer Barber & Stylist School, with 35 graduates.
The median property value in Fort Smith, AR is $114,900, and the homeownership rate is 50.9%. Most people in Fort Smith, AR commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 15.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Fort Smith, AR is 2 cars per household.
Fort Smith, AR is a census place located in Sebastian County, AR. It borders Barling, AR; Van Buren, AR; Arkoma, OK; Moffett, OK; and Pocola, OK.