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  1. Public Schools
    C-
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    C
  4. Nightlife
    B+
  5. Good for Families
    C+
  6. Diversity
    B+
  7. Jobs
    B
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B
  12. Commute
    A
Oak Forest is a neighborhood in Little Rock, Arkansas with a population of 9,335. Oak Forest is in Pulaski County. Living in Oak Forest offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Oak Forest there are a lot of restaurants and parks. Many families live in Oak Forest and residents tend to be liberal.
About Oak Forest...
Population
9,335

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$62,489
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$827
National
$949
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    57%
  • Own
    43%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$29,015
National
$55,322
Families with Children
17%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    5%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    12%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    35%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    32%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    15%
    13%
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I love that Oak Forest is family orientated. It also is so close to everything! You have two malls within 20mins of you. The same goes for the 2 community colleges. It's a great neighborhood if you have children! And there is always something going on in the community.
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No matter where I go, the police are visible and watching. It is amazing how they are able to stay on track and keep up with the community. When I'm at my college, and I'm walking around campus, there are always police officers circling the campus, making sure that the students are safe and out of harm's way.
I have recently moved to the community, and so far it is awesome!