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Green Forest, AR Real Estate

305  9th

$249,999 • 305 9th Green Forest, AR

Over 5 acres inside the city limits, a shop, fenced and within walking distance of schools, sports complex and park doesn't come along very often. This well maintained home ...more
1176  County Road 811

$445,000 • 1176 County Road 811 Green Forest, AR

Beautiful 55 Acres! This property has it ALL! Beautiful and fully remodeled home, with touches of farmhouse chic and warmth everywhere and plenty of space for your family! Extensive ...more
101  County Road 850

$169,000 • 101 County Road 850 Green Forest, AR

Gorgeous Brick Ranch Home offers 4 bedrooms, and a bonus den that could be used as an additional bedroom or man cave. Large main hall bathroom and a smaller ...more
504  Highway 311

$168,000 • 504 Highway 311 Green Forest, AR

4 bedroom, 1 bath home located outside the city limits with 4.5 acres more or less of land for a mini farm. The land is flat and fenced with ...more
1105  Main

$145,900 • 1105 Main Green Forest, AR

Location Location. 3 bedroom 2 full back corner lot house. plenty of space for parking. park your RV. Great size back yard. Vinyl siding recently updated . new flooring ...more
504  Highway 311

$146,000 • 504 Highway 311 Green Forest, AR

4 bedroom, 1 bath home located outside the city limits. This home has custom cedar woodwork throughout the house. There is a large barn for the farm animals and ...more
1489  County Road 828

$149,900 • 1489 County Road 828 Green Forest, AR

Long Views and sunsets will be yours from the back deck! This 3 bedroom, 2 bath home offers large windows on 3 levels, freshly renovated kitchen with dining room. ...more
74  County Road 8501

$194,900 • 74 County Road 8501 Green Forest, AR

Very Nice well kept house on manicured 2 Acres M/L. Nice views! This unique property is offered with several options depending on whether you would like to have a ...more
607  Springfield

$73,000 • 607 Springfield Green Forest, AR

2 bedroom 1 bath, fixer upper, sold as is. only cash or in house loans. new roof added . looking for a project and rent it or fix it ...more
1700  Ashbriar

$165,000 • 1700 Ashbriar Green Forest, AR

VERY LARGE CORNER LOT covers 2 acres in a welcoming subdivision. You're going to want to put this on your list to tour! This 3 bedrooms 1 bath offers ...more
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Green Forest, Arkansas is located in Carroll County. There are several parks, lakes, and rivers near Green Forest for outdoor activities and adventures. A few of the lakes and rivers nearby include Table Rock Lake, Shores Lake, and Bull Shoals Lake. Residents of Green Forest city can go on outdoor activities such as hiking, camping, and fishing at nearby lakes, rivers, parks and forests.

Green Forest is a suburban community with a population of 2,673. The median household income in Green Forest is $40,153. The median age of the residents of Green Forest is 36 which is approximately 3% less when compared to that of Arkansas median age.  In Green Forest, 56% of the residents over the age of 15 are married, while 54% of the families have children under the age of 18.

Out of the entire population of Green Forest, AR - 57% of the residents speak English and 41% of the residents speak Spanish. In addition to this, homeownership in the city of Green Forest is about 56.9%. The average commute time for the residents is 16.3 minutes, while the car ownership per household is 3 in the city.

The downtown square of the Green Forest city is filled with a number of different shops and buildings. These include antique stores, hardware stores, florists, cafes, furniture stores, public gathering places, and library. The public library in the town of Green Forest is a branch of the Carroll and Madison Counties library system, which was first opened in 1935.

The town also offers grocery, discount and liquor stores along with a gym for the fitness enthusiast.

John Scott was the first settler in the area, who was a maker of sheep and cowbells. With more immigrants moving into the area, the city soon became too be known as Scott's Prairie. Another settler, John Grim, later homesteaded east of Scott's Prairie. John soon started to clear timber from the land, however he left a number of small groves of trees for shade. Referring to this homestead, neighbors started to jokingly call it Green Forest.  The name caught on and the town was officially incorporated in 1955.

As Green Forest lies 1,348 feet above the sea level, the climate is temperate and warm in the summers and cool in the winters with four distinct seasons for an average annual temperature of about 56.9 °F (13.8 °C).  Even during the driest month, there is adequate moisture in the Green Forest area with an average rainfall of about 44.3 inches per year.  

Like other towns in the area, there is a variety of types and prices of real estate available in the area. People who purchase of a home, land, farm or other real estate in the Green Forest area enjoys several benefits. These include a low crime rate, friendly neighborhood, affordable prices, excellent climate, and low property taxes. Whether you are looking for a great place to raise a family, retire, or just live, there are plenty of options available in the Green Forest.

Emergency Phone Numbers

Green Forest Police Department

203 S. Springfield
Green Forest, AR
870-438-5517

Utility Companies

Green Forest Water Department

203 S. Springfield
Green Forest, AR
870-438-5518

GREEN FOREST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

P O BOX 1950
GREEN FOREST, AR 72638
(870)438-5205
http://www.gf.k12.ar.us
Elementary (Regular School)

GREEN FOREST HIGH SCHOOL

P O BOX 1950
GREEN FOREST, AR 72638
(870)438-5203
http://www.gf.k12.ar.us
High (Regular School)

GREEN FOREST INTERMED SCHOOL

P O BOX 1950
GREEN FOREST, AR 72638
(870)438-5129
http://www.gf.k12.ar.us
Elementary (Regular School)