Fayetteville, Arkansas

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Fayetteville
Ceety
Ceety o Fayetteville
Clockwise frae tap: Fayetteville skyline aroond the Heestoric Squerr, Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium, Old Main, Wilson Pairk, the Fayetteville Depot, an the Washington Coonty Coorthoose.
Offeecial seal o Fayetteville
Seal
Nickname(s): "Track Caipital o the World",[1] "Tylerville", "Fay", "Fayettenam", or "Faytown"[2]
Motto(s): Regnat Populus (the fowk rule)
Location in Arkansas
Location in Arkansas
Kintra Unitit States
State Arkansas
Coonty Washington
Foondit 1828
Incorporated November 3, 1836
Rechairtered 1867
Named for oreeginally George Washington, renamed efter Fayetteville, Tennessee
Govrenment
 • Teep Mayor-cooncil
 • Mayor Lioneld Jordan
 • Ceety Cooncil
Area
 • Ceety 55.2 sq mi (143 km2)
 • Laund 53.8 sq mi (139 km2)
 • Watter 1.4 sq mi (4 km2)
Elevation 1,400 ft (427 m)
Population (2010)[4]
 • Ceety 73,580
 • Estimate (2014)[5] 80,621
 • Density 1,366.3/sq mi (527.5/km2)
 • Urban 295,083 (US: 129t)
 • Metro 491,966 (US: 106t)
Time zone Central (UTC-6)
 • Simmer (DST) Central (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 72701–72704
Aurie code(s) 479
FIPS code 05-23290
GNIS featur ID 0076914
Wabsteid Ceety o Fayetteville
U.S. Geological Survey Geografic Names Information Seestem: Fayetteville, Arkansas

Fayetteville is the third-lairgest ceety in Arkansas an coonty seat o Washington Coonty.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "#28 Fayetteville, AR". Best Places For Business And Careers. Forbes. 2013. Retrieved Julie 23, 2011. 
  2. Bartholomew, Dustin (November 9, 2009). "Does Fayetteville really need a nickname?". Fayetteville Flyer. Retrieved Julie 18, 2013. 
  3. Gill, Todd (December 18, 2012). "City Council recap for Dec. 18, 2012". Fayetteville Flyer. 
  4. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2014-12-02. 
  5. "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2014-12-02.