South Fort Smith, Fort Smith, AR

South Fort Smith Neighborhood Guide Fort Smith, AR

About

South Fort Smith is a captivating neighborhood located in the heart of Fort Smith, Arkansas. A residential area known for its quiet, suburban feel, it is conveniently located near major highways such as I-540 and Highway 71B. Apart from easy access to local amenities, it has the scenic Riverfront Park and the Ben Geren Regional Park nearby for outdoor enthusiasts. The neighborhood is also a short drive away from Fort Smith Regional Airport, making it ideal for frequent travelers.

What You Will Love About South Fort Smith, Fort Smith, Arkansas:

  • South Fort Smith offers a tranquil, suburban lifestyle that's perfect for those seeking a peaceful life within reach of urban amenities.
  • Its proximity to major highways and the Fort Smith Regional Airport add to its convenience for commuters and frequent travelers.
  • The neighborhood is surrounded by natural beauty, with the Riverfront Park and Ben Geren Regional Park nearby for outdoor adventures.

What's Nearby:

South Fort Smith is positioned close to the vibrant downtown area of Fort Smith, allowing residents to enjoy various shopping, dining, and entertainment options. The historic Fort Smith National Historic Site is a popular destination nearby. Outdoor enthusiasts will appreciate the close proximity to the Arkansas River and several parks.

Lifestyle:

The lifestyle in South Fort Smith is laid back and suburban, with a sense of community that makes it a comfortable place to call home. With easy access to urban amenities, parks, and recreational hubs, it's an ideal location for both families and urban professionals.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 34 restaurants, 8 grocery stores, and 4 parks within a mile of the South Fort Smith neighborhood.

  • SHOPPING
    Walmart

    Retail, Big Box Store, Discount Store

    0.4 miles

    2425 S Zero St

  • GROCERY
    Walmart Grocery Pickup & Delivery

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.4 miles

    2425 S Zero St

  • SHOPPING
    P&K Equipment

    Retail, Automotive Retail, Car Dealership, Dining and Drinking, Shopping Mall

    0.5 miles

    3421 S Zero St

  • GROCERY
    Aldi

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.6 miles

    2201 S Zero St

  • GROCERY
    Pic-N-Tote Stores

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.6 miles

    2000 Phoenix Ave

  • SHOPPING
    Fort Smith Pavilion

    Retail, Shopping Plaza

    0.9 miles

    4000 Phoenix Ave

South Fort Smith Apartments and Rentals

43 Rental properties in South Fort Smith, Fort Smith, AR.

  • The Links at Fort Smith property

    $630+

    The Links at Fort Smith

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    551–960 Sqft

  • 3422 Fresno Street property

    $1,750

    3422 Fresno Street

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    2506 Sqft

  • 5019A S 28th St property

    $900

    5019A S 28th St

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    994 Sqft

  • 1500 Independence Street property

    $1,295

    1500 Independence Street

    3 Beds • 1 Bath

    1092 Sqft

  • MF-16-The Dogwood Apartments property

    $850

    MF-16-The Dogwood Apartments

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    700 Sqft

  • MF-13-Mill Creek Apartments property

    $795

    MF-13-Mill Creek Apartments

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    737 Sqft

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
8.7%
27.4%
utilities
5.5%
11.8%
food
3.5%
4.6%
transportation
8.3%
12.8%
healthcare
17.5%
17.8%

South Fort Smith Demographics

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South Fort Smith Reviews

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  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 6 of 6 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 6 of 6 renters

  • Near Grocery Stores

    Yes

    Say 5 of 6 renters

  • Pet Friendly

    Yes

    Say 5 of 6 renters

  • Good Place To Raise A Family

    Yes

    Say 5 of 6 renters

  • Busy Streets

    No

    Say 4 of 6 renters

South Fort Smith Transportation

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Car-Dependent

40/100
Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Somewhat Bikeable

45/100
Bike Score®

City-Fort Smith Transportation Department

Other

6821 Jenny Lind Rd

Jefferson Lines

Other

3401 Cavanaugh Rd

XPO Logistics

Other

901 Fresno St

Source: foursquare.com

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