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Welcome to Fayetteville ...
The city of Fayetteville is located in Northwest Arkansas.
The location of Fayetteville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Fayetteville has a population of 85,257 people<2> (see below for details).
The community of Fayetteville is 1,330 feet [405 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Fayetteville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Fayetteville is located in the (479) area code.
The ZIP codes for Fayetteville: 72701-72704<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Fayetteville had a population of 73,580 people (which is 36.23% of the total population of Washington County). This makes Fayetteville the county's most populous community.
The population of Fayetteville represents 2.52% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 3rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 73,580 people, the population of Fayetteville increased 26.76% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 58,047 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Fayetteville had an population of 85,257 people. This is an increase of 15.87% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 46.88% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Fayetteville.
Communities near Fayetteville ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Fayetteville.
Communities Also Named Fayetteville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Fayetteville - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (2), Kansas, Missouri, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee, Texas, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Fayetteville.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Fayetteville:
Websites for Fayetteville ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fayetteville ...
Looking for more information about Fayetteville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Fayetteville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Fayetteville.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Fayetteville: www.accessfayetteville.org/
The official website for Washington County: www.co.washington.ar.us/
The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 15 Apr 2019