Latest Data (2017)
Population 85,257
Nationwide Rank 390

Quick Facts

Fayetteville, Arkansas is the 390th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Fayetteville, Arkansas is a city.

Fayetteville, Arkansas is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Fayetteville had its largest population ever.

Fayetteville, Arkansas is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 75% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Fayetteville, Arkansas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
380 Ogden, Utah 87,031 12.2%
381 Whittier, California 86,838 3.5%
382 Redwood City, California 86,685 14.8%
383 Mount Pleasant, South Carolina 86,668 77.3%
384 Clifton, New Jersey 86,607 9.5%
385 Palm Coast, Florida 86,516 160.6%
386 Newport Beach, California 86,160 9.0%
387 Duluth, Minnesota 86,066 -0.1%
388 Bloomington, Minnesota 85,866 0.8%
389 Alhambra, California 85,396 0.2%
390 Fayetteville, Arkansas 85,257 43.5%
391 Danbury, Connecticut 85,246 13.4%
392 Hemet, California 85,160 43.3%
393 Bloomington, Indiana 85,071 19.7%
394 Trenton, New Jersey 84,964 -0.5%
395 Hoover, Alabama 84,920 33.9%
396 Largo, Florida 84,754 13.7%
397 Mission, Texas 84,424 81.8%
398 St. George, Utah 84,405 68.2%
399 Conroe, Texas 84,378 116.7%
400 Johns Creek, Georgia 84,350 39.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Arkansas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
374 Fort Smith 88,037 9.0%
390 Fayetteville 85,257 43.5%
433 Springdale 79,599 66.3%
462 Jonesboro 75,866 36.0%
548 Rogers 66,430 66.4%
553 North Little Rock 65,911 8.7%
556 Conway 65,782 50.6%
777 Bentonville 49,298 142.7%
886 Pine Bluff 42,984 -21.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 85,257 390
2016 83,826 397
2015 82,830 400
2014 80,621 407
2013 78,960 411
2012 76,899 428
2011 75,548 434
2010 73,580 442
2009 77,143 398
2008 74,127 411
2007 72,628 418
2006 71,238 425
2005 69,042 440
2004 66,517 448
2003 64,101 459
2002 61,970 474
2001 60,550 483
2000 59,384 494
1990 42,754 630