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The 2016 Fayetteville, Arkansas, population is 82,830. There are 1,534 people per square mile (population density).

Family in Fayetteville, Arkansas

The median age is 27.7. The US median is 37.4. 38.23% of people in Fayetteville, Arkansas, are married. 11.06% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.16 people. 33.52% of people are married, with children. 15.04% have children, but are single.

Race in Fayetteville, Arkansas

80.10% of people are white, 6.06% are black, 3.17% are asian, 1.11% are native american, and 0.17% claim 'Other'.

6.93% of the people in Fayetteville, Arkansas, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 93.07% are non-hispanic).

  PEOPLEFayetteville, ArkansasUnited States
  Population  82,830321,418,820
  Population - 2010  71,770308,745,538
  Population - 2000  58,047285,036,114
  Population - 1990  42,099251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  96.75%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  42.70%12.76%
  Pop. Density  1,53491
  Land Area  543,531,905
  Water Area  1264,837
  Median Age  27.737.4
  Female Population  50.30%50.81%
  Male Population  49.70%49.19%
  White  80.10%62.77%
  Black  6.06%12.24%
  Asian  3.17%4.95%
  Native American  1.11%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.08%0.16%
  Other  0.17%0.20%
  Two or More Races  2.38%2.13%
  Hispanic  6.93%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic  93.07%83.10%
  Households  32,601116,211,000
  Family Households  15,18376,958,100
  Non Family Households  17,41839,253,000
  Household Size  2.162.63
  Married Population  38.23%50.58%
  Single Population  61.77%49.42%
  Now Married  37.45%48.41%
  Married but Separated  0.78%2.17%
  Never Married  46.70%32.55%
  Widowed  4.01%5.95%
  Divorced  11.06%10.92%
  Married, w/children  33.52%31.68%
  Married, no children  41.98%41.44%
  Single, w/children  15.04%16.94%
  Single, no children  9.45%9.95%


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The City of Fayetteville is a very liberal socially progressive forward thinking city located in North West Arkansas. The city mayor and local populace are all very... (Read More)



Fayetteville, Ark is not a good place to live

I read Sandy's review and was very impressed with its honesty and factualness. I used to live there in Fayetteville and I moved away for pretty much EXACTLY the same... (Read More)



Regret Moving Here

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