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: Regnat Populus (the fowk rule)
Location in Arkansas
Location in Arkansas
Fayetteville is located in United States
Fayetteville
Fayetteville
Location in the Unitit States
Coordinates: 36°4′35″N 94°9′39″W / 36.07639°N 94.16083°W / 36.07639; -94.16083Coordinates: 36°4′35″N 94°9′39″W / 36.07639°N 94.16083°W / 36.07639; -94.16083
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
Aurie
 • 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)
 • Summer (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.