Searcy, Arkansas

Population 23,216

Searcy is located in White County, AR. The population is 23,216, making Searcy the largest city in White County.

There are 9 public schools in Searcy with an average Homefacts rating of B+. The total crime rate for Searcy is high , and there are 57 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Searcy is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Searcy property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Searcy include Gum Springs Township, Higginson and Kensett.

Searcy Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 10.1%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 59.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 30.2%

Crime Rate

52.15% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 235
  • Violent Crimes: 834
  • Robbery: 88
  • Burglary: 963
  • Property Crime: 4
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

35.44% Higher than national avg.
  • 57 offenders in Searcy
  • 24.55 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

182 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 9
  • Superfunds: 3
  • Tanks & Spills: 170


Moderate 5.1%
  • Arkansas unemployment average: 5.0%
  • National unemployment average: 5.9%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

Schools view all

9 Public Schools view public schools

There are 9 K-12 public schools in Searcy, AR and 4 private schools. Homefacts rates Searcy's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.

2 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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57 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$170,000 compared to July 2020
Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

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  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

61 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Searcy, AR issued 61 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 61 permits, 54 were issued for single family homes and 7 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Searcy, AR issued 164 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 164 permits, 60 were issued for single family homes and 104 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $494
  • 1 Bedroom: $537
  • 2 Bedrooms: $678
  • 3 Bedrooms: $943
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,190

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Environmental Hazards

182 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (238/250)
    Searcy, AR has 95.2% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Searcy, AR is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.47 Average
    Searcy, AR is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 37.97°
  • February 39.18°
  • March 50°
  • April 59.63°
  • May 67.2°
  • June 76.98°
  • July 83.9°
  • August 80.47°
  • September 69.93°
  • October 57.93°
  • November 48.87°
  • December 38.9°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Searcy, AR

Searcy, AR has a low risk of earthquakes.
Searcy, AR has no risk of hurricanes.
Searcy, AR has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Searcy, AR has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Searcy, AR: $39,313


Unemployment in Searcy is 5.1%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 5.0% and 5.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 42.91%
White Collar - 57.09%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Asa Hutchinson
  • Sen. John Boozman
  • Sen. Tom Cotton

City Representatives

  • French Hill

Neighborhood Info

4 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

27 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

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