Latest Data (2016)
Population 83,826
Nationwide Rank 397

Quick Facts

Fayetteville, Arkansas is the 397th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Fayetteville, Arkansas is a city.

Fayetteville, Arkansas is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Fayetteville had its largest population ever.

Fayetteville, Arkansas is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 74% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Fayetteville, Arkansas Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
387 Palm Coast, Florida 85,109 156.4%
388 Danbury, Connecticut 84,992 13.1%
389 Hoover, Alabama 84,978 34.0%
390 Redwood City, California 84,950 12.5%
391 Bloomington, Indiana 84,465 18.8%
392 Hemet, California 84,281 41.8%
393 Mount Pleasant, South Carolina 84,170 72.2%
394 Trenton, New Jersey 84,056 -1.5%
395 Santa Fe, New Mexico 83,875 32.5%
396 Johns Creek, Georgia 83,873 38.3%
397 Fayetteville, Arkansas 83,826 41.1%
398 Troy, Michigan 83,641 3.2%
399 Mission, Texas 83,563 79.9%
400 Bryan, Texas 83,260 26.2%
401 Lake Forest, California 83,240 9.4%
402 Buena Park, California 83,156 6.5%
403 Largo, Florida 83,065 11.4%
404 Cicero, Illinois 82,992 -2.9%
405 Avondale, Arizona 82,881 122.4%
406 Sioux City, Iowa 82,872 -2.4%
407 Merced, California 82,594 27.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In Arkansas

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
369 Fort Smith 88,133 9.2%
397 Fayetteville 83,826 41.1%
432 Springdale 78,557 64.1%
464 Jonesboro 74,889 34.2%
544 North Little Rock 66,278 9.3%
552 Conway 65,300 49.5%
556 Rogers 65,021 62.9%
815 Bentonville 47,093 131.8%
860 Pine Bluff 43,841 -20.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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