City of Rogers, AR
Rogers is located in Benton County in Arkansas. The median income is $51,535 and the median home value is $149,300. The unemployment rate is 5.70% compared to 7.9% for the U.S. as a whole. Workers commute an average of 16.8 minutes each day. The population is 80.9% White, 0.8% Black, 1.1% American Indian, 2.2% Asian, and 15.0% identify as some other race or ethnicity. For more on the schools, healthcare, and getting around in Rogers, see each of the tabs below. For those people interested in the walkability of a community, Rogers has a Walk Score® of 18.
Median Household Income$51,535
Median Home Price$149,300
To take advantage of all that Rogers has to offer for arts lovers, it might be helpful to have a pair of good walking shoes, a healthy appetite and an appreciation for music and theater. And that’s just for starters. History is an important component of many of the festivals, museums and theater in Rogers – preserving and honoring the area’s rich legacy while enriching the lives of 21st-century residents.
Come for the food and stay for the flowers, crafts, fellowship and fun at the Rogers Farmers Market. Located on Arkansas Street downtown behind Frisco Park, locals and visitors get a taste of growers’ bounty from May through October. Seasonal fruits and vegetables beckon, as do baked goods, bouquets of wildflowers, honey, perennials and more. It’s about as fresh as it gets.
Come on in – the water’s fine at Beaver Lake. The massive lake, formed in 1960 by a dam across the White River, covers 70 miles through the Ozark Mountains and more than 28,000 acres. The lake is one of four projects in the upper White River Basin built for flood control and generating power. The perk is recreation in every direction. Camping, boating, picnicking, hiking, swimming and fishing beckon area residents and visitors alike. Beaver Lake is just one of many wonders in the great outdoors in the Rogers area.