738,344
Regional population


$143,000
Median home price in Little Rock

The cost of living is 17.5% lower in the metro versus the U.S. average.


7,000+
Number of duty military and civilian members at the Little Rock Air Force Base in Jacksonville ­­— a $469 million impact on the regional economy.


80,879
People working in health care and social assistance, the biggest job sectors in the region.


54%
Population growth in downtown Little Rock over the past 15 years


36
Average age


3.4%
Unemployment


Your Average Arkansas Weather

Spring
73° average high
Summer
93° average high
Fall
75° average high
Winter
31° average low
Average Annual
Rainfall: 48.5"
Average Annual
Snowfall: 5.2"


Top 15
Forbes named Little Rock one of the “15 Best Cities for Young Adults.”