Fayetteville, AR
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Fayetteville, Arkansas Info Snack

Population
86,622
Unemployment
5.2%
Poverty
22.3%
Median Home
$232,100
Median Income
$47,350
Median Rent
$837

Fayetteville SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
9

Fayetteville, AR Crime Report

5,128
Total Crimes
5,745.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
144.91%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Fayetteville
/ 100k People
Arkansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 5,128 5,745.5 3,285.3 2,346.0
Violent Crime 517 579.3 671.9 387.8
Murder 6 6.7 10.6 6.5
Robbery 55 61.6 52.0 73.9
Aggravated Assault 390 437.0 535.8 279.7
Property Crime 4,611 5,166.3 2,613.4 1,958.2
Burglary 411 460.5 523.1 314.2
Larceny 3,673 4,115.3 1,828.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 527 590.5 261.8 246.0

Fayetteville, AR Cost Of Living

93
Fayetteville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Fayetteville Arkansas National Average
Overall 93 85 100
Services 88 97 100
Groceries 92 92 100
Health 78 88 100
Housing 94 66 100
Transportation 95 87 100
Utilities 98 93 100

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Rankings for Fayetteville in Arkansas

Map Of Fayetteville, AR

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Population over time in Fayetteville

Year Population % Change
2020 86,622 3.4%
2019 83,736 2.3%
2018 81,889 1.7%
2017 80,552 1.9%
2016 79,037 2.3%
2015 77,264 2.2%
2014 75,602 1.9%
2013 74,191 1.8%
2012 72,914 1.6%
2011 71,770 -

Race / Ethnicity in Fayetteville

White
77.2% (66,908)
African American
5.7% (4,961)
American Indian
0.7% (648)
Asian
2.7% (2,362)
Hawaiian
0.2% (171)
Other
0.3% (292)
Two Or More
4.9% (4,233)
Hispanic
8.1% (7,047)
Race Fayetteville AR USA
White 77.2% 71.6% 60.1%
African American 5.7% 15.1% 12.2%
American Indian 0.7% 0.5% 0.6%
Asian 2.7% 1.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.9% 3.1% 2.8%
Hispanic 8.1% 7.6% 18.2%

Gender in Fayetteville

Female
50.7% (43,889)
Male
49.3% (42,733)
Gender Fayetteville AR USA
Female 50.7% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Fayetteville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (2,598)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (2,598)
High School / GED
19.0% (16,458)
Some College
19.0% (16,458)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (5,197)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (23,387)
Master's Degree
15.0% (12,993)
Professional Degree
4.0% (3,464)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (3,464)
Education Fayetteville AR USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 6.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 19.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 15.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Fayetteville, Arkansas

Less than $10,000
11.3% (977,395)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.7% (492,578)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.9% (1,030,752)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.9% (946,836)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.6% (1,090,414)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.2% (1,318,635)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.4% (810,292)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.2% (1,055,975)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.8% (416,666)
$200,000 or more
6.0% (522,652)
Income Fayetteville AR USA
Less than $10,000 11.3% 7.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.7% 5.6% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.9% 11.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.9% 11.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.6% 14.1% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.2% 18.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.4% 11.6% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.2% 11.7% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.8% 4.0% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 6.0% 4.0% 8.3%

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