Pottsville, Arkansas Real Estate, Pottsville Area and Community Information

Pottsville is a city in Pope County, Arkansas and boasts a population of 3,030 residents, according to 2013 information. Pottsville is the eighth safest city in the state, according to SafeWise, a resource for home security and safety information.

The children of Pottsville are educated through the Pottsville School District. The district operates one elementary, one middle, one junior high and one high school and educates students in grades Pre-Kindergarten through grade 12. The district is committed to preparing students for college and careers and offers a variety of programs to support those goals. The school district, especially Pottsville Elementary School is highly rated and considered a high achieving school, based on grades and test scores. The educational options help to make Pottsville AR homes attractive to a home buyer.

Available Pottsville homes include single family, townhomes and condominiums. Pottsville AR real estate is priced from affordable, especially for the first time home buyer, to expensive. Pottsville properties also include undeveloped residential lots. Residents who do not wish to invest in Pottsville real estate will find a variety of apartments for rent.

Residents searching for homes for sale in Pottsville should secure the services of a Pottsville real estate agent. The Pottsville realtor will be able to help the home buyer with finding the right home to meet their criteria.


Kirkbridge Potts built a home to accommodate his family and travelers who traveled the Butterfield Overland Stage. The Potts home was also known as Potts Inn. The town grew up around the Potts home and became the town of Pottsville after residents petitioned the government to allow the incorporation of Pottsville as a municipality. The town grew over the years and the Potts Inn area became the focal point for farm and household needs. The town remained small until residential development began that more than doubled the population of the town.

Parks and Recreation

Residents searching for real estate in Pottsville will appreciate the commitment by the city to provide recreational opportunities. Pottsville is building sports fields and neighborhood parks for the enjoyment and relaxation of its residents. Pottsville has two existing parks that are enjoyed by many. The city will be adding restrooms and a concession stand in addition to the picnic areas. There are also a variety of recreational opportunities in Pope County and include a variety of outdoor passive and active activities that include sports, fishing, camping and bicycling and hiking.

Attractions and Activities

The Pottsville home buyer will find a variety of things to do in Pottsville and the surrounding area. Family members of all ages will find attractions and activities to include golf, museums, paint ball and laser tag, farmers markets and family recreation centers.


Events are an important aspect of any city and town and residents searching for Pottsville homes for sale should check out the events. Some of the events residents will find include arts and cultural events, theater, music in the park, garden tours, food festivals and holiday celebrations.

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