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The City of Greenwood


A Place that Feels Like Home

Greenwood is one of Arkansas' fastest-growing communities that offers home buyers a small-town atmosphere with easy access to big-city amenities. Located in the Arkansas River Valley, just 12 miles south of Fort Smith, Greenwood is a great place to call home.



Greenwood Real Estate Essentials

Profile

Since 2000, Greenwood has been one of the fastest-growing communities in Arkansas. This small town is perfectly situated just a few miles from Fort Smith and offers potential home buyers a great community with low crime, fantastic cost of living, and some of the state's best schools.

Notable Charm

This quintessential small town with several annual festivals, most of which are centered around the "Town Square." The Town Square Park is located in the very center of Greenwood with the bi-centennial clock tower serving to bring the entire space and town together. 

Backstory

Greenwood, founded in 1851, was named for Judge Alfred Burton Greenwood, who was elected as the circuit judge of the ten Northwest Arkansas counties in 1850. Growth was rather slow until the end of the Civil War, which saw Greenwood sustain steady growth through the latter half of the 19th Century. Greenwood serves as one of the two county seats of Sebastian County.



Why Live in Greenwood?

Top Schools

Greenwood Public Schools is home to more than 3700 students and 400 faculty members and often ranks as one of the best school systems in Arkansas. With higher than average test scores, low student to teacher ratios, and outstanding extracurricular opportunities, Greenwood Schools offer fantastic learning and achievement opportunities for students.

Fun and Family

Greenwood provides many activities, parks, and community events for the whole family. Take a walk through one of the city's many trail systems or let thekids play on the playgrounds. Go fishing or kayaking on Greenwood City Lake, or explore local history at the Coal Miners Memorial or Winford Junction!

Eats & Boutiques

Greenwood's close proximity to Fort Smith means that great dining and shopping experiences are just a short drive away. Local favorites include, El Palenque and Geno's Pizza.


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