Fayetteville, Arkansas

Population 76,892

Fayetteville is located in Washington County, AR. The population is 76,892, making Fayetteville the largest city in Washington County and the 3rd largest city in the state of Arkansas.

There are 18 public schools in Fayetteville with an average Homefacts rating of A-. The total crime rate for Fayetteville is moderate , and there are 19 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Fayetteville is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Fayetteville property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Fayetteville include Fayetteville Township, Prairie Township and Johnson.

Fayetteville Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 7.9%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 42.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 49.4%

Crime Rate

49.52% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 477
  • Violent Crimes: 447
  • Robbery: 59
  • Burglary: 450
  • Property Crime: 4
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

78.72% Lower than national avg.
  • 19 offenders in Fayetteville
  • 2.47 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

241 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 2
  • Registered Polluters: 13
  • Superfunds: 5
  • Tanks & Spills: 221


Low 2.8%
  • Arkansas unemployment average: 3.5%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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18 Public Schools view public schools

There are 18 K-12 public schools in Fayetteville, AR and 4 private schools. Homefacts rates Fayetteville's schools as Excellent, with an overall A- rating.

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Crime view details

19 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Property Reports view all

649 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Fayetteville, AR issued 649 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 649 permits, 549 were issued for single family homes and 100 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Fayetteville, AR issued 416 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $659
  • 1 Bedroom: $696
  • 2 Bedrooms: $869
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,234
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,488

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Environmental Hazards

241 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (292/314)
    Fayetteville, AR has 92.99% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Fayetteville, AR is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.39 Average
    Fayetteville, AR is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 36.36°
  • February 39.25°
  • March 49.78°
  • April 57.93°
  • May 65.57°
  • June 75.69°
  • July 78.34°
  • August 78.32°
  • September 68.85°
  • October 57.45°
  • November 48.78°
  • December 37.67°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Fayetteville, AR

Fayetteville, AR has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Fayetteville, AR has no risk of hurricanes.
Fayetteville, AR has a very high risk of hail storms.
Fayetteville, AR has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Fayetteville, AR: $38,202


Unemployment in Fayetteville is 2.8%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.5% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 35.27%
White Collar - 64.73%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Asa Hutchinson
  • Sen. John Boozman
  • Sen. Tom Cotton

City Representatives

  • Steve Womack

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

54 FCC Towers view all

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