The Fort Smith Community

As the second-largest city in Arkansas with a population of 86,209 residents, Fort Smith is a bustling town with all the conveniences of large city living, with historical charm thanks to its Old West heritage. Nestled in the heart of the Arkansas River Valley, Fort Smith boasts bustling industry, numerous activities for the outdoor enthusiast, and historical sites and significance that make it an exceptional place to live, work, play, and study. Discover more about your future in Fort Smith below.


City of Fort Smith, Arkansas


Fort Smith Chamber of Commerce


Old West Towns: Fort Smith




Bass Reeves statue in downtown Fort Smith

People enjoying Parrot Island Water Park in Fort Smith

Ferris wheel in downtown Fort Smith