Located within Arkansas, United States, the city of Barling is situated in the Fort Smith metropolitan area.
Barling is quiet overall, as there are low levels of noise from traffic - however some parts can be quite noisy, especially closer to Interstate 49 or the railway line.
The median year of construction for buildings in Barling is 1984. The sizeable percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of this city is an important part of its character. Home owners occupy roughly three quarters of the units in Barling while the rest are rented. This part of the Fort Smith metropolitan area is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Getting to the closest grocery store on foot is practical for some, but not all, house buyers in Barling. There are also a few opportunities for those who care about close by restaurants and cafes. With respect to education, it can be challenging to get to high schools and primary schools as a pedestrian from houses for sale in this part of the Fort Smith metropolitan area.
Barling is an extremely good part of the Fort Smith metropolitan area for moving around by car. Parking is quite easy, and many properties for sale are a reasonably short drive from the closest highway, such as Interstate 49. However, traveling on foot is not very feasible for property owners in Barling because running common errands is impractical.