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Average Rent in Fort Smith, AR

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Fort Smith Studio - $800+34%
Fort Smith 1 Bed - $895+33%
Fort Smith 2 Beds - $830+4%
Last updated 6/19/2024

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Demographics

Education

High School

40%

Associate's

41%

Bachelor's

15%

Master's

3%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

52%

3 people

38%

4 people

5%

5 people

3%

6+ people

2%

Household Income

0-50k

49%

50-100k

32%

100-150k

7%

150-200k

4%

200k+

8%

Age

0-10

10%

10-20

14%

20-45

30%

45-65

25%

65+

21%

Affordability

Last updated 6/19/2024

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Rent Trends

Average rent in Chaffee Crossing, Fort Smith, AR

In Fort Smith, AR, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $800 to $895. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in Chaffee Crossing, Fort Smith, AR is $800. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $895. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $830.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

Studio

+34%

Changed from $597 to $800
1 Bed

+33%

Changed from $673 to $895
2 Beds

+4%

Changed from $798 to $830
Last updated 6/19/2024

Cost of Living

Compared to State Average

2.2%

Compared to National Average

7.6%

The cost of living in Chaffee Crossing, Fort Smith, AR is 2.2% higher than the state average and 7.6% lower than the national average. Chaffee Crossing, Fort Smith, AR housing is 18.6% less expensive than the U.S average, while utilities are about 5.5% less pricey. When it comes to basic necessities such as food and clothing, groceries are around 7.4% less in Chaffee Crossing, Fort Smith, AR than in the rest of the country.

Healthcare services such as doctor check-ups and dentistry cost 1.2% less here compared to the U.S. average.
Cost of Living in Chaffee Crossing, Fort Smith, ARCompared to State AverageCompared to National Average
Housing
3.6%
18.6%
Utilities
1.3%
5.5%
Food
0.9%
7.4%
Transportation
2.1%
5.2%
Healthcare
4.7%
1.2%

Compare Other Cities

City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Prairie Grove$2,100--
West Fork$1,400--
Greenwood$1,095--
Fort Smith$830+4%
Pocola$750--
Poteau$700+4%

Compare Neighborhoods

Cavanaugh

$430

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Park Hill Historic District

$600

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Mill Creek

$675

1 Bed Avg. Rent

What are the most affordable neighborhoods in Fort Smith, AR?

For renters in Fort Smith seeking more affordable options, the neighborhoods to watch are Cavanaugh, Park Hill Historic District, and Mill Creek, where average rents for 1-bedroom apartments stand at $430, $600, and $675 respectively. Additional areas offering value are Fort Smith Northside and Fort Smith Southside, where the rents are $684 and $725, a favorable comparison to Fort Smith's overall 1-bedroom average of $895.

What are the most expensive neighborhoods in Fort Smith, AR?

In Fort Smith, the neighborhoods commanding the highest rents are Downtown, Fort Smith Eastside, and Fort Smith Southside. A 1-bedroom apartment in Downtown averages at $1,050, in Fort Smith Eastside it averages $795, and in Fort Smith Southside, the average is $725. For additional high-end living options, South Fort Smith offers 1-bedroom apartments at $725, and Fort Smith Northside at $684. These rates compare to the overall average rent of $895 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Fort Smith, highlighting the premium nature of these specific neighborhoods.

What are the most popular neighborhoods in Fort Smith, AR?

In Fort Smith, the most sought-after neighborhoods for renters include South Fort Smith, Fort Smith Eastside, and Fort Smith Southside. In South Fort Smith, the average rent for a 1-bedroom apartment is $725. Fort Smith Eastside sees average rents of $795 for a 1-bedroom unit. Fort Smith Southside offers similar appeal with 1-bedroom apartments averaging $725. For those seeking other popular areas, Park Hill Historic District presents 1-bedroom apartments at $600, and Mill Creek at $675. These prices are set against the backdrop of the city-wide average of $895 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Fort Smith, underscoring the popularity of these particular neighborhoods.

NeighborhoodStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Fort Smith Southside$800--
South Fort Smith$800--
Downtown$725--
Neighborhood1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Fort Smith Eastside$795+37%
Fort Smith Southside$725+7%
South Fort Smith$725+7%
Fort Smith Northside$684+5%
Mill Creek$6750%
Park Hill Historic District$600--
Neighborhood2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Fort Smith Eastside$895+15%
Fianna Hills$850+13%
Cavanaugh$835+63%
Fort Smith Southside$830+4%
Mill Creek$7950%
South Fort Smith$780-2%
Fort Smith Northside$700-7%

Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

50%

15-30 Mins

38%

30-40 Mins

3%

40-60 Mins

3%

60+ Mins

5%

Find Apartments in Nearby Cities

City1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
Fort Smith, AR 7.1 miles$895$830
Barling, AR 1.1 miles------
Van Buren, AR 8.9 miles------
Greenwood, AR 7.4 miles---$1,095
Alma, AR 12.5 miles------
Sallisaw, OK 28.7 miles------
Roland, OK 13.7 miles------
Pocola, OK 11 miles---$750
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