72901 is the zip code for

Fort Smith, AR

Total population
21,591
Housing units
10,306
Land area
(sq. miles)
8.78
Density
(people per sq. mile)
2,459.11
Water area
(sq. miles)
0.51

Demographic data for zip code 72901

Gender:

Male
11,028
Female
10,563
Median age
Male
33.50
Female
35.90
Gender

Households:

Total households
8,874
Family households
4,911
Nonfamily households
3,963
Average household size
2.34
Average family size
3.11
Households

Housing units:

Total housing units
10,306
Occupied housing units
8,874
Owner-occupied
4,014
Renter-occupied
4,860
Vacant housing units
1,432
Housing units

Age:

Under 5 years
1,639
5 to 9 years
1,503
10 to 14 years
1,411
15 to 19 years
1,345
20 to 24 years
1,642
25 to 34 years
3,384
35 to 44 years
2,845
45 to 54 years
3,210
55 to 59 years
1,303
60 to 64 years
968
65 to 74 years
1,224
75 to 84 years
787
85 years and over
330
Median age
34.60
Age

Race:

White
14,450
Hispanic or Latino
3,530
Black or African American
1,839
Asian
595
American Indian & Alaska Native
440
Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander
11
Other (One Race)
10
Two or More Races
716
Race
* Based on 2010, 2000 U.S. Census data

Economic data for zip code 72901

Employment status:

Population
(16 years and over)
17,593
Civilian labor force
10,584
Employed
9,661
Unemployed
923
Armed Forces
0
Not in labor force
7,009
Percent Unemployed
8.7%
Employment status

Commuting to work:

Workers
(16 years and over)
9,555
Car, truck, or van
Drove alone
7,434
Carpooled
1,305
Public transportation
(excluding taxicab)
142
Walked
167
Other means
250
Worked at home
257
Mean travel time
12.9 min.
Commuting to work

Occupation:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
9,661
Management / business / science / arts
2,479
Service
1,706
Sales / office
2,164
Natural resources / construction / maintenance
1,064
Production / transportation / material moving
2,248
Occupation

Industry:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
9,661
Agriculture / forestry / fishing / hunting / mining
246
Construction
582
Manufacturing
1,823
Wholesale trade
342
Retail trade
1,373
Transportation / warehousing / utilities
532
Information
99
Finance / insurance / real estate / rental / leasing
285
Professional / scientific / management / administrative / waste management services
642
Educational services / health care / social assistance
2,000
Arts / entertainment / recreation / accommodation / food services
1,004
Public administration
164
Other services
569
Industry

Class of worker:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
9,661
Private wage & salary workers
8,143
Government workers
707
Self-employed
(in own not incorporated business)
799
Unpaid family workers
12
Class of worker

Income:

Total households
8,697
Less than $10,000
1,089
$10,000 to $14,999
949
$15,000 to $24,999
1,681
$25,000 to $34,999
1,050
$35,000 to $49,999
1,288
$50,000 to $74,999
1,453
$75,000 to $99,999
615
$100,000 to $149,999
300
$150,000 to $199,999
114
$200,000 or more
158
Median household income
$31,499
Mean household income
$43,805
Percentage of people whose income in the past 12 months is below the poverty level
30.6%
Income
* Based on 2007-2011 American Community Survey 5-year estimates

Public schools in 72901

Name & AddressPhone# of studentsFree lunchPupils per teacher
Ballman Elementary School
2601 South Q Street
(479) 783-128034220613.2
Belle Point Alternative Center
1501 Dodson Avenue
(Other/Alternative School)
(479) 783-703472616.0
Carnall Elementary School
2524 S Tulsa Street
(479) 646-361221915212.9
Fairview Elementary School
2400 South Dallas
(479) 783-321459638717.5
Howard Elementary School
1301 N 8th Street
(479) 783-738238533612.8
Northside High School
2301 North B Street
(479) 783-11711,40487313.1
Ramsey Junior High School
3201 Jenny Lind Road
(479) 783-511588934414.1
Tilles Elementary School
815 North 16th St
(479) 785-560648842913.9
William O. Darby Jr. High Sch.
616 North 14th St
(479) 783-415961752511.0

Public libraries around Fort Smith, AR

NameAddress
Fort Smith Public Library
www.fortsmithlibrary.org
3201 Rogers Avenue
Fort Smith, AR 72903

Universities and Colleges around 72901

NameAddressPhone
John Brown University
www.jbu.edu
1401 South Waldron Road Suite 104
Fort Smith, AR 72903
(479) 646-0082
Lyell College
www.lyellcollege.com
4120 Rogers Avenue Suite L
Fort Smith, AR 72903
(479) 783-7884
University of Arkansas-Fort Smith - Administration- Vice Chancellor for University Advance5210 Grand Avenue
Fort Smith, AR 72904
(479) 788-7020
University of Arkansas Cooperative Ext Service535 North Waldron Road
Fort Smith, AR 72903
(479) 484-7737
Webster University801 Carnall Avenue
Fort Smith, AR 72901
(479) 484-7747

Hospitals and Medical Centers around 72901

NameAddressPhone# of beds
Sparks Regional Medical Center
www.sparks.org
1311 South 'I' Street
Fort Smith, AR 72901
(501) 441-4000370
Healthsouth Rehab Hospital
www.healthsouth.com
1401 South 'J' Street
Fort Smith, AR 72901
(501) 785-330080
Harbor View Mercy Hospital10301 Mayo Road
Fort Smith, AR 72903
(501) 484-555057
St Edward Mercy Medical Center
www.stedwardmercy.com
7301 Rogers Avenue
Fort Smith, AR 72903
(501) 484-6000343
Booneville Community Hospital880 West Main Street
Booneville, AR 72927
(501) 675-280026
Mercy Hospital-Turner Mem801 West River Street
Ozark, AR 72949
(501) 667-413825
Crawford Memorial Hospital
www.noonanrusso.com
East Main & South 20th Streets
Van Buren, AR 72956
(501) 474-3401103
Mercy Hospital Of Scott County895 West 6th Street
Waldron, AR 72958
(501) 637-413518

Hotels, Motels and other accommodations around 72901

Hotel nameAddress# of RoomsLow rateHigh rate
Travelodge Fort Smith5103 Towson Ave
Fort Smith, AR 72901
1225771
Inn Towne Lodge301 North 11th
Fort Smith, AR 72901
 4348
Days Inn Ft Smith1021 Garrison Ave
Fort Smith, AR 72901
534260
Holiday Inn Fort Smith-City Center700 Rogers Ave
Fort Smith, AR 72901
 81176
Howard Johnson Fort Smith Ar101 N 11th St
Fort Smith, AR 72901
1007191
Courtyard Marriott Fort Smith Downtown900 Rogers Ave
Fort Smith, AR 72901
80120170

Restaurants, dining rooms and coffee shops in 72901

Restaurant nameAddressCuisinePhone
Long John Silver's
www.ljsilvers.com
5612 Rogers Avenue
Ft Smith, AR 72901
American, Fast Food, Salads, Sandwiches, Seafood479-452-0849
ED WALKER'S DRIVE IN1500 Towson ave.
Ft Smith, AR 72901
American, Diner, Hamburgers, Sandwiches479-783-3352
KFC
www.kfc.com
1820 Zero St
Ft Smith, AR 72901
Fast Food479-646-2053
Western Sizzlin Steak House
www.western-sizzlin.com
5200 Towson Ave
Ft Smith, AR 72901
American, Steaks501-646-7715

Crime rates

Crime rates in Fort Smith, AR:

Total
6,261
Violent Crime
787
Murder & Manslaughter
5
Forcible Rape
78
Robbery
143
Aggravated Assault
561
Property Crime
5,474
Burglary
1,041
Larceny & Theft
4,110
Motor Vehicle Theft
323
Arson
24
Fort Smith, AR

Crime rates in Fort Smith, AR:

Total
6,367
Violent Crime
876
Murder & Manslaughter
11
Forcible Rape
83
Robbery
131
Aggravated Assault
651
Property Crime
5,491
Burglary
1,089
Larceny & Theft
4,039
Motor Vehicle Theft
363
Arson
28
Fort Smith, AR

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