Fayetteville Township, Washington County, Arkansas
Township of Fayetteville
Fayetteville Township in Washington County, Arkansas (boundaries are identical to City of Fayetteville)
|• Total||44.5 sq mi (115 km2)|
|• Land||43.5 sq mi (113 km2)|
|• Water||1.1 sq mi (3 km2) 0%|
|Elevation||1,339 ft (408 m)|
|• Density||1,337/sq mi (516/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (CST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||2406952|
|U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Fayetteville Township, Washington County, Arkansas|
Fayetteville Township is one of thirty-seven townships in Washington County, Arkansas, USA. The township had a population of 73,580 at the 2010 Census. The township contains the City of Fayetteville in its entirety, as the township and the city have identical boundaries.
According to the United States Census Bureau, Fayetteville Township covers an area of 44.5 square miles (115 km2), with 43.4 square miles (112 km2) land and the remaining 1.1 square miles (2.8 km2) water. The boundaries of Fayetteville Township are identical to the City of Fayetteville, which has taken from its neighboring township many times. As a result of the expansion of Fayetteville, the boundaries have become gerrymandered and follow the major routes as they leave town.
The township contains eleven cemeteries:
- United States Census Bureau 2008 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
- United States Board on Geographic Names (GNIS)
- United States National Atlas
- "Township of Fayetteville, Washington County, Arkansas." U.S. Census Bureau. Breakdown. Retrieved July 18, 2010.