Little Rock, Arkansas Houses for Sale

Little Rock is the state capital and the largest city located in the central part. The city’s name came from La Petite French, which is a small rock formation that has served as a navigational landmark during the early years for the travelers along the south bank of the Arkansas River. The city is the state’s economic, cultural, transportation, and government hub, as several essential centers are in Little Rock. The bustling River Market District features amenities such as shops, bars, restaurants, museums, hotels, as well as the main library. Living in Little Rock can be considered inexpensive compared to the national average. The housing price is relatively lower, and residents pay less in groceries, utilities, and health care compared to other major cities.

Little Rock, AR Prices for Houses for Sale

418,058 +14%
322,158 +14%

Relative Price (per sqft.)


Listings of Little Rock Homes for Purchase

330 +8%
348 +10%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

33 +9%

Crime & Safety

Police Officers 560  
Police Civilians 176  
Total Arrests 4,221 (2020)
Total Incidents 26,282 (2020)
CrimeScore 95.38  
National Rank 4622nd  
Statewide Rank 168th  

Local Statistics

Population 197,866 (0.00%)
House Size (sqft.) 2,077 (-0.53%)

Criminal Offenses

Arson 70
Assault Offenses 8,557
Bribery 1
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 1,545
Counterfeiting/Forgery 580
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 4,295
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 1,472
Fraud Offenses 4,148
Gambling Offenses 2
Homicide Offenses 56
Kidnapping/Abduction 77
Larceny/Theft Offenses 7,178
Motor Vehicle Theft 1,013
Pornography/Obscene Material 20
Prostitution Offenses 11
Robbery 379
Sex Offenses 239
Sex Offenses, Non-forcible 1
Stolen Property Offenses 314
Weapon Law Violations 303

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