Fayetteville, Arkansas

What is Fayetteville, Arkansas known for?


early campaign

from its original 1,800 interments to over 7,000 interments. Fayetteville was the first home of Bill (Bill Clinton) and Hillary Clinton while they both taught law at the University of Arkansas School of Law. The house where they were married and lived is now the Clinton House Museum (Clinton House (Fayetteville, Arkansas)) highlighting his early political life and features campaign memorabilia, a replica of Hillary's wedding dress, a photo gallery, and footage from his early campaign


rock school

; Critics of Cabot's growth, such as the Little Rock-based newspaper ''Arkansas Times'', accused these residents of "white flight": simply giving up on an integrated Little Rock school district. While Cabot (and northern Lonoke County as a whole) has historically been predominantly white, nearby towns, such as Austin, Ward (Ward, Arkansas), Vilonia (Vilonia, Arkansas), and Searcy (Searcy, Arkansas), also lack diversity. The resulting "whiteness" of the area (just


culture contemporary

-for-doing-business#20 title The Top 20 Midsize Cities for Doing Business publisher Inc. Magazine (Inc. (magazine)) accessdate July 30, 2011 Culture, contemporary life, and points of interest right thumb right Downtown Fayetteville as seen from Old Main Lawn (File:Fayetteville skyline from Old Main lawn.jpg) The culture of Fayetteville is a combination of a Southern city, college town, and the surrounding Northwest Arkansas metro


food water

maintains 70 parks whose total land area makes up The National Wildlife Federation has listed many parks and trails in Fayetteville as Certified Wildlife Habitats, which provide food, water


life stone

: navigatorsusa.ning.com page startachapter-1 START-A-CHAPTER - Navigators USA birth_date Early life Stone was born in Fayetteville (Fayetteville, Arkansas), Arkansas, a small college town in the northwest corner of the state. His family, early settlers of the area, owned a prosperous


home football

accessdate January 25, 2012 Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium plays host to the Arkansas Razorbacks football team, usually hosting 6–7 home football games each season. One game is scheduled yearly at War Memorial Stadium (War Memorial Stadium (Arkansas)) in Little Rock, Arkansas, although there has been discussion of moving these games to Fayetteville in recent years. Some major high school football games in the state are played in Razorback Stadium as well. Bud


international track

to 1939 and the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville (Fayetteville, Arkansas) from 1940 to 1941. He served in the United States Army Air Corps during World War II. In 1942, Hammerschmidt joined the Third Combat Cargo Group of the U.S. Army Air Corps (United States Army Air Corps) and served in the China-Burma-India theater (South-East Asian Theatre of World War II) until the end of the war in 1945. '''Alistair Ian Cragg''' is an international Track and field athletics


walmart

best-places-to-retire articles 2007 09 20 best-places-to-retire-fayetteville-arkansas title Best Places to Retire: Fayetteville, Arkansas date September 20, 2007 publisher U.S. News accessdate July 30, 2011 Based in nearby Bentonville (Bentonville, Arkansas), the Walmart corporation has contributed to the economy of Fayetteville. The city hosts the Wal-Mart Shareholders Meetings each year at the Bud Walton Arena. ''Forbes Magazine'' ranked the Fayetteville

–Springdale–Rogers area as the second-best area in the United States for recovery from the current United States recession (Late-2000s financial crisis). Reasons cited were the presence of Walmart, one of the top Fortune 500 corporations, in the area, in addition to low unemployment (5.0%) compared to national averages.

   Although much of the Fayetteville–Springdale–Rogers Metropolitan Area has grown with Walmart's ascent to the #1 corporation listed by the Fortune 500, Fayetteville has often made it clear that the city prefers to associate itself with the University of Arkansas rather than the worldwide retailer. Walmart is based in nearby Bentonville, Arkansas and is one of six Fortune 500 corporations based in the state (the others being Dillard's, J.B. Hunt


agricultural food

. Walton College of Business (named for Sam Walton) at the University of Arkansas has received numerous donations from the Walton family. Tyson also has a presence on campus at the Tyson Center for Excellence in Poultry Science which holds classes for the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences. The poultry science program at Arkansas is one of the top three in the United States.

: poultryscience.uark.edu 4457.htm publisher Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences accessdate July 30, 2011 Transportation company J. B. Hunt is based in Lowell, Arkansas and has donated millions of dollars to the logistics program at the university, including $10 million funding the J.B. Hunt Center for Academic Excellence that completed in 2010.

: www.uark.edu admin uadata students enrollment_state.html title Office of Institutional Research | University of Arkansas publisher University of Arkansas date accessdate January 24, 2011 Although it offers over 200 degree choices (excluding doctorate fields), the university is noted for its strong architecture (Fay Jones School of Architecture), history, creative writing, poultry science (Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences), and Sam M


prominent+arts

first Guy last Lancaster accessdate August 18, 2013 The city also derives a cultural identity from the University of Arkansas, exhibiting many trademarks of a college town such as a prominent arts and music scene, emphasis on local businesses, college-oriented bar restaurant entertainment district, progressive residents and a focus on environmental sustainability.

Fayetteville, Arkansas

established_title Founded established_date 1828 established_title2 Incorporated (Municipal corporation) established_date2 November 3, 1836 established_title3 Rechartered established_date3 1867 named_for originally George Washington, renamed after Fayetteville, Tennessee area_total_sq_mi 55.2 area_total_km2 area_land_sq_mi 53.8 area_land_km2 area_water_sq_mi 1.4 area_water_km2 population_as_of 2010 (2010 United States Census) population_est 78960 pop_est_as_of 2013 pop_est_footnotes population_footnotes population_total 73580 population_urban 295083 (US: 129th (List of United States urban areas)) population_metro 491966 (US: 106th (List of Metropolitan Statistical Areas)) population_density_km2 population_density_sq_mi 1366.3 timezone Central (North American Central Time Zone) utc_offset -6 timezone_DST Central utc_offset_DST -5 coordinates_display inline,title coordinates_type region:US_type:city latd 36 latm 4 lats 35 latNS N longd 94 longm 9 longs 39 longEW W elevation_m 427 elevation_ft 1400 postal_code_type ZIP codes postal_code 72701–72704 area_code 479 (Area code 479) blank_name FIPS code (Federal Information Processing Standard) blank_info 05-23290 blank1_name GNIS (Geographic Names Information System) feature ID blank1_info 0076914 website City of Fayetteville footnotes

'''Fayetteville''' is the third-largest city in Arkansas and county seat of Washington County (Washington County, Arkansas). The city is centrally located within the county and has been home of the University of Arkansas since the institution's founding in 1871. Fayetteville is on the outskirts of the Boston Mountains, deep within the Ozarks. Known as '''Washington''' until 1829, the city was named after Fayetteville, Tennessee, where many of the settlers were from. It was incorporated on November 3, 1836 and was rechartered in 1867. The four-county Northwest Arkansas Metropolitan Statistical Area (Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers Metropolitan Area) is ranked 109th in terms of population in the United States with 463,204 in 2010 according to the United States Census Bureau. The city had a population of 73,580 at the 2010 Census (2010 United States Census).

Fayetteville is home to the University of Arkansas, the state's largest university. Based in nearby Bentonville (Bentonville, Arkansas), the Walmart corporation has contributed to the economy of Fayetteville. The city hosts the Wal-Mart Shareholders Meetings each year at the Bud Walton Arena.

''Forbes Magazine'' ranked the Fayetteville–Springdale–Rogers area as the second-best area in the United States for recovery from the current United States recession (Late-2000s financial crisis). Reasons cited were the presence of Walmart, one of the top Fortune 500 corporations, in the area, in addition to low unemployment (5.0%) compared to national averages.

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