Alma Arkansas is located in the beautiful foothills of the Ozark Mountains, along the Arkansas river with interstate 40 and 540 crossing the city limits. Alma is only minutes from Fort Smith and Fayetteville, Arkansas. It provides residential living in a relaxed environment and maintains the natural beauty of the area.
The Alma School District has a long history of providing quality education to the children of the community. Alma Schools have North Central Accreditation, the highest rating an Arkansas School can achieve. Go Airedales!
Alma offers several churches for you to choose from. Alma also has several medical facilities with three hospitals all within a 20-mile radius.
Shopping is made easy at Alma offering a variety of stores and still only minutes from Historical Downtown Van Buren, Central Mall in Fort Smith and Northwest Arkansas Mall in Fayetteville.
Alma has its own community water park; is the home of Eagle Crest, one of Arkansas’s finest golf courses; and the area offers boating, fishing, camping, picnicking, swimming, softball, baseball and tennis.
There are several campgrounds and larger lakes within a 100-mile radius of Eagle Crest along with the Arkansas River, Clear Creek, and Lee Creek just minutes away. The neighboring cities of Van Buren, Mountainburg and Fort Smith all have wonderful city parks with swimming pools and lots of play areas for kids.