Fayetteville, Arkansas Houses for Sale

Located in the northwestern part of the state of Arkansas and a city and seat in Washington County, Fayetteville sits on the White River in the Ozarks that is adjacent to Springdale in the north. There was no settlement that was recorded to have existed in the area. The community where the present-day Fayetteville stands were first named as Washington Court and was renamed Fayetteville in 1829. Fayetteville suffered severely during the period of the American Civil War, and the battles of Pea Ridge and the Battle of Fayetteville was when the town was occupied by members of the Union war up until the end of the war. At present, the city is a thriving agricultural and resort area, with a farm-based industry as the main economic activity, the city’s industries also included aluminum products, food processing, tools, and clothing, which were all important activities as well.

Fayetteville, AR Prices for Houses for Sale

647,951 +10%
489,833 +23%

Relative Price (per sqft.)


Listings of Fayetteville Homes for Purchase

187 +23%
224 +48%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

30 -29%

Crime & Safety

Police Officers 125  
Police Civilians 46  
Total Arrests 1,206 (2020)
Total Incidents 9,258 (2020)
CrimeScore 63.68  
National Rank 4435th  
Statewide Rank 146th  

Local Statistics

Population 89,576 (0.02%)
House Size (sqft.) 2,241 (-0.05%)

Criminal Offenses

Animal Cruelty 1
Arson 15
Assault Offenses 1,508
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 422
Counterfeiting/Forgery 167
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 1,223
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 685
Fraud Offenses 1,679
Homicide Offenses 6
Human Trafficking 1
Kidnapping/Abduction 49
Larceny/Theft Offenses 3,723
Motor Vehicle Theft 533
Pornography/Obscene Material 10
Prostitution Offenses 3
Robbery 56
Sex Offenses 65
Stolen Property Offenses 180
Weapon Law Violations 60

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