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

    Low cost of living but strangely conservative - 11/1/2017
    I’ve lived in Fayetteville about four years now and I’m 60. Fayetteville is chiefly a right-wing community with a very conservative state university. You’ll see why I... Read More


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