Fayetteville, Arkansas Population 2018

Fayetteville, Arkansas's estimated population is 85,257 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Fayetteville, Arkansas is the 3rd largest city in Arkansas based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1578.08 people/mi² (609.30 people/km²), with a household density of 257.71 people/km² (667.48 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 27.3 years, 27 years for males, and 27.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.7 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 36,061 households in the city, with an average size of 2.2 people per household. The vacancy rate was 7%, with a median rent of $734/month. The median house has 4.8 rooms, and has a value of $186,200.

The median income for households in Fayetteville, Arkansas is $40,013, while the mean household income is $65,860. The per capita income is $27,802, and 12.1% of families and 24.9% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 21% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 7.9% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201785,2571,9302.32%
201683,3271,1861.44%
201582,1411,8862.35%
201480,2551,7582.24%
201378,4971,7042.22%
201276,7931,2901.71%
201175,5031,5512.10%
201073,95215,90527.40%
200058,04715,94837.88%
199042,0995,49115.00%
198036,6085,87919.13%
197030,72910,45551.57%
196020,2743,20318.76%
195017,0718,859107.88%
19408,21281811.06%
19307,3942,03237.90%
19205,36289119.93%
19104,47141010.10%
19004,0611,11938.04%
18902,9420.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White65,949
Black or African American5,156
Some Other Race3,188
Two or More Races2,991
Asian2,516
American Indian and Alaska Native697
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander55

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Fayetteville Ar Population Pyramid 2018

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Fayetteville Ar Median Age

27.3


Total

27


Male

27.7


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 70,081 adults in Fayetteville Ar.

Fayetteville Ar Age Dependency

36.6

Age Dependency Ratio

12.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Fayetteville Ar Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
4.8
Houses Without Mortgage
4,031
Houses With Mortgage
9,032
Vacancy Rate
7
Median Rent
734
Median Home Value
186,200
Renter-Occupied Units
20,465
Owner-Occupied Units
13,063
Total Housing Units
36,061

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Fayetteville Ar for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 3.3% and the labor force participation rate is 63.5%.

Fayetteville Ar Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.2
Average Family Size
2.97
Total Households
33528
Married Couple Households
11295
Male Householder (no wife) Families
1483
Female Householder (no husband) Families
2627
Non Family Households
18123
Total Families
15405
Households With Own Children
7045
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
6.4
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.5

Fayetteville Ar Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
4,384
$10,000 to $14,999
2,487
$15,000 to $24,999
4,495
$25,000 to $34,999
3,893
$35,000 to $49,999
4,568
$50,000 to $74,999
4,790
$75,000 to $99,999
2,470
$100,000 to $149,999
3,287
$150,000 to $199,999
1,439
Over $200,000
1,715

Fayetteville Ar Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Fayetteville Ar

Arkansas

$40,013

$42,336

$65,860

$58,850

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Fayetteville Ar Education Data

Fayetteville Ar Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
1,5293.46%
9th to 12th Grade
1,9244.35%
High School Graduate
7,97518.04%
Some College
9,92322.44%
Associates Degree
1,8184.11%
Bachelors Degree
11,13225.17%
Graduate Degree
9,91822.43%