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 the 6.1% unemployment rate for the United States (as of August 2014). Workers commute an average of 16.8 minutes to work each day. The population is 80% White, 1% Black, 2% Asian. 0% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. 16% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. For more on schools, business, and healthcare in Rogers, see each of the tabs to the leftabove. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability 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.
SchoolsIn Rogers, Arkansas
The quality of a school district if often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Rogers rates.
BusinessIn Rogers, Arkansas
Being a great place to live and being a great place to work, often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Rogers.
HealthIn Rogers, Arkansas
Access to quality hospitals, doctors and healthcare providers are just part of what make a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Rogers.