Fayetteville, Arkansas 

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Economy in Fayetteville, Arkansas

Fayetteville has an unemployment rate of 3.3%. The US average is 5.2%.

Fayetteville has seen the job market increase by 6.1% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 49.0%, which is higher than the US average of 38.0%.

Tax Rates for Fayetteville
- The Sales Tax Rate for Fayetteville is 9.8%. The US average is 6.0%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Fayetteville is 7.0%. The US average is 4.6%.

Income and Salaries for Fayetteville
- The average income of a Fayetteville resident is $27,266 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Fayetteville resident is $37,350 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

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  ECONOMYFayetteville, ArkansasUnited States
  Unemployment Rate3.3%5.2%
  Recent Job Growth6.1%1.6%
  Future Job Growth49.0%38.0%
  Sales Taxes9.8%6.0%
  Income Taxes0.070.046
  Income per Cap.$27,266$28,555
  Household Income$37,350$53,482
  Family Median Income$68,203$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting0.5%1.3%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction0.2%0.6%
  Construction3.6%6.2%
  Manufacturing7.1%10.4%
  Wholesale trade2.4%2.7%
  Retail trade12.1%11.6%
  Transportation and warehousing3.3%4.1%
  Utilities00
  Information2.1%2.1%
  Finance and insurance2.8%4.7%
  Real estate, rental, leasing2.0%1.9%
  Professional, scientific, technical services7.6%6.7%
  Management of companies0.1%0.1%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs2.8%4.3%
  Educational services19.6%9.3%
  Health care and social assistance11.7%13.8%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation2.4%2.2%
  Accommodation, food services11.9%7.4%
  Other services4.6%4.9%
  Public administration2.7%4.8%
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    Reviews for Fayetteville    43 Reviews
    5th Best Places to Live in the USA! - 8/8/2018
    It depends upon one's perspective in/on life (I lived in Rogers AR for a few years; it's just north but within the same urban sprawl). U.S. News analyzed the 125 most... Read More

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    Arkansas is fattening - 3/27/2018
    I have been gone from Arkansas for quite a few years now. I lived there for several years, years ago. Prior to moving there, my weight was slightly above a healthy... Read More

    Super cheap - 11/1/2017
    I’ve lived in Fayetteville about five years now and I’m 60. Rent, real estate, and most everything else is very cheap here. It's clean. The crime rate is low. The... Read More


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