Harrison Area Information

Retirement, Relocation & Demographics

Recognized as one of the most unique small communities in the country, Harrison, Arkansas is an ideal place to start a business or enjoy retirement. A healthy economy and moderate cost of living mean that those looking for a place to "Have It All" need to look no further than Harrison. While small in population (13,000), it has all the advantages of a large community. Combined with a robust economy and well-financed and lovely residential areas, you will find a community that cares about its neighbors. Harrison was named as "one of...

Things to DO!

It's not hard to stay busy having FUN here in the Ozarks!  If it's outdoors you love, we have it.  If it's shopping you love, we have it.  If it's history you love, we have it.  If it's eating out and entertainment you love, we have that too! Harrison is full of things to do, and we are right in the middle of some of the best natural and retail resources in the state!  We are a perfect vacation spot, and then when you love it here...we will help you find a house for sale or that perfect retirement community.  ...

Education Opportunities

Wonderful educational resources are a draw for many to the Harrison and Boone County area.  Those with children considering a move here can feel confident in the quality school districts, large to small, in our area.  Harrison School DistrictBergman School DistrictValley Springs School DistrictAlpena School DistrictOmaha School DistrictLead Hill School DistrictFor those looking to continue their education into college, Boone county is home to North Arkansas College, a comprehensive, public two-year college offering a variety...

Transportation

Harrison is located at the junction of US 62-412, US 65 and Scenic Highway 7.  It's in a wonderful location for freight (business), travel (tourism), and is easy to access by air and road (visitors!).  Enjoy the views as you drive into Harrison - scenic stops, breathtaking panoramas, and plenty of hills will keep you entertained.  Fly into the Boone County Regional Airport on SeaPort Airlines.  Nearby airports include Branson and Springfield Missouri, Fayetteville, Little Rock and Memphis.  Within the cit...

Healthcare

Rest assured, quality healthcare is a big deal in Harrison.  The North Arkansas Regional Medical Center has been serving the area for over 60 years, providing Boone and Newton counties, and other surrounding communities with primary care, surgical services, and many other specialties like home care, hospice care, radiation therapy, rehabilitation services, and imaging services.  NARMC is known for safe, quality care and has earned the Health Grades Five Star Rating for several of its services.  The town is also home to ...