Searcy is situated in North-Central Arkansas, 45 miles north of Little Rock and 100 miles west of Memphis, with quick access to both cities. The hometown atmosphere offers an ideal setting for families and individuals alike with a wide variety of activities for all ages.
Growing Medical Community
Unity Health is the only healthcare facility in the state to receive the prestigious Governor’s Quality Award twice, in 2002 and 2012. The medical staff of more than 150 physicians represents a variety of medical specialties. As the leading healthcare provider in a six-county area, Unity Health associates strive to improve the quality of health and wellbeing for the communities it serves through compassionate care. Unity Health is the largest employer in a six-county area with more than 1,750 associates and has a total of 438 licensed beds.
Residents enjoy year-round golfing on two 18-hole courses, water sports on nearby Greers Ferry Lake, world-class trout fishing on the Little Red River and ample hunting opportunities for outdoorsmen.
The Searcy Public School District is ranked one of the top 10 districts in the state based on state assessment criteria and No Child Left Behind. Additionally, Searcy is home to Harding University, a private Christian college, offering numerous graduate education degrees in a variety of medical fields.