Fayetteville Metro Area

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  4. Fayetteville Metro Area Employment Information
  5. Fayetteville Metro Area Family Information
  6. Fayetteville Metro Area Education Information
  7. Fayetteville Metro Area Business Information
  8. Fayetteville Metro Area Public Benefits Information
  9. Fayetteville Metro Area Criminal Information
  10. Fayetteville Metro Area Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  11. Fayetteville Metro Area Counties
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Fayetteville Metro Area Legal Resources

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Fayetteville Metro Area Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 336,609
  • Land Area (2000): 2,703.770 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 17.779 square kilometers

Fayetteville Metro Area Population By Year


Year  Population Year  Population Year  Population
1999 288,563 2002 Not Available 2005 353,533
2000 298,425 2003 342,912 2006 352,430
2001 308,118 2004 347,040 2007 345,641

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Houses (2000): 130,943

Fayetteville Metro Area Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 558,446 82.78%
 Rural, Farm 4,266 0.63%
 Rural, Non-farm 111,928 16.59%

Fayetteville Metro Area Real Estate Lawyers provide services for home buying/selling, commercial real estate, leases, landlord tenant, construction, land use and zoning laws. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Fayetteville Metro Area Employment Information

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Fayetteville Metro Area Labor Force By Month


Year Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
1990 113,968 108,318 5,650 4.96% 49
1991 117,124 109,981 7,143 6.10% 61
1992 119,356 111,968 7,388 6.19% 62
1993 121,707 114,664 7,043 5.79% 58
1994 121,846 115,337 6,509 5.34% 53
1995 123,493 116,561 6,932 5.61% 56
1996 127,417 121,312 6,105 4.79% 48
1997 129,966 124,180 5,786 4.45% 44
1998 132,088 126,479 5,609 4.25% 43
1999 135,363 129,690 5,673 4.19% 42
2000 133,687 127,515 6,172 4.62% 46
2001 133,424 125,136 8,288 6.21% 62
2002 136,342 126,944 9,398 6.89% 69
2003 138,672 129,772 8,900 6.42% 64
2004 140,390 132,825 7,564 5.39% 54
2005 146,441 138,425 8,016 5.47% 55
2006 149,023 141,021 8,003 5.37% 54
2007 147,431 139,708 7,722 5.24% 52
2008 147,826 138,696 9,131 6.18% 62
Month Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
Jan 2008 147,208 138,982 8,226 5.59% 56
Feb 2008 146,981 138,642 8,339 5.67% 57
Mar 2008 146,982 138,902 8,080 5.50% 55
Apr 2008 147,424 139,634 7,790 5.28% 53
May 2008 148,190 139,169 9,021 6.09% 61
Jun 2008 149,342 139,699 9,643 6.46% 65
Jul 2008 149,578 138,804 10,774 7.20% 72
Aug 2008 146,923 136,586 10,337 7.04% 70
Sep 2008 147,810 137,845 9,965 6.74% 67
Oct, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Nov, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Dec, 2008 -- -- -- --% --

Fayetteville Metro Area Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 16,086 13.39%
2. Public Administration 10,292 8.56%
3. Accommodation and Food Services 6,230 5.18%
4. Health Care 6,108 5.08%
5. Educational Services 5,686 4.73%
6. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 4,776 3.97%
7. Plastics and Rubber Manufacturing 4,516 3.76%
8. Repair and Maintenance 4,056 3.37%
9. Truck Transportation 3,854 3.21%
10. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 3,292 2.74%
11. Department and Other General Stores 3,202 2.66%
12. Food and Beverage Stores 3,160 2.63%
13. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 2,722 2.26%
14. Food Manufacturing 2,500 2.08%
15. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 2,176 1.81%
16. Finance and Insurance 2,168 1.80%
17. Metal Manufactuing 2,154 1.79%
18. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 2,008 1.67%
19. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 1,936 1.61%
20. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 1,878 1.56%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Health Care 19,366 15.28%
2. Educational Services 18,482 14.58%
3. Accommodation and Food Services 12,036 9.50%
4. Public Administration 6,576 5.19%
5. Social Assistance 5,950 4.70%
6. Department and Other General Stores 5,770 4.55%
7. Finance and Insurance 4,462 3.52%
8. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 4,118 3.25%
9. Food and Beverage Stores 3,602 2.84%
10. Personal and Laundry Services 3,234 2.55%
11. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 3,186 2.51%
12. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 2,492 1.97%
13. Apparel Manufacturing 2,260 1.78%
14. Construction 2,038 1.61%
15. Metal Manufactuing 1,960 1.55%
16. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 1,662 1.31%
17. Food Manufacturing 1,634 1.29%
18. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 1,572 1.24%
19. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 1,506 1.19%
20. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 1,264 1.00%

Fayetteville Metro Area Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 7,328 6.10%
2. Other Production Occupations 7,212 6.00%
3. Other Installation / Maintenance 6,872 5.72%
4. Other Management Occupations 5,032 4.19%
5. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 5,018 4.18%
6. Other Sales and Related Occupations 4,854 4.04%
7. Vehicle Mechanics 4,760 3.96%
8. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 4,234 3.52%
9. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 3,842 3.20%
10. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 3,458 2.88%
11. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 2,864 2.38%
12. Law Enforcement Workers 2,748 2.29%
13. Other Construction Trades 2,746 2.28%
14. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 2,562 2.13%
15. Carpenters 2,476 2.06%
16. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 2,296 1.91%
17. Construction Laborers 2,190 1.82%
18. Other Material Moving Workers 2,118 1.76%
19. Other Office and Admin Support 1,994 1.66%
20. Top Executives 1,934 1.61%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 8,062 6.36%
2. Cashiers 6,136 4.84%
3. Other Office and Admin Support 6,088 4.80%
4. Secretaries and Admins 5,768 4.55%
5. Other Sales and Related Occupations 5,372 4.24%
6. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 4,846 3.82%
7. Other Production Occupations 4,744 3.74%
8. Other Management Occupations 4,376 3.45%
9. Health Technologists and Technicians 4,184 3.30%
10. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 3,888 3.07%
11. Registered Nurses 3,814 3.01%
12. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 3,476 2.74%
13. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 3,418 2.70%
14. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 3,268 2.58%
15. Child Care Workers 3,264 2.58%
16. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 3,204 2.53%
17. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 3,102 2.45%
18. Waiters and Waitresses 2,876 2.27%
19. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 2,766 2.18%
20. Counselors / Social Workers / Etc. 2,700 2.13%

Fayetteville Metro Area Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 306,191 60.80%
15-35 hours 49,190 9.77%
1-14 hours 14,519 2.88%
No regular hours 133,729 26.55%

Fayetteville Metro Area Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 10,783 3.50%
5 AM-5:29 AM 15,217 4.93%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 31,953 10.36%
6 AM-6:29 AM 39,774 12.90%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 28,958 9.39%
7 AM-7:29 AM 42,509 13.78%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 39,314 12.75%
8 AM-8:29 AM 24,071 7.80%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 16,198 5.25%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 12,014 3.90%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 5,188 1.68%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 2,632 0.85%
Noon-3:59 PM 16,263 5.27%
4 PM-11:59 PM 23,554 7.64%

Fayetteville Metro Area Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 11,328 3.67%
5-9 33,558 10.88%
10-14 50,967 16.52%
15-19 59,134 19.17%
20-24 58,417 18.94%
25-29 20,503 6.65%
30-34 36,830 11.94%
35-39 6,268 2.03%
40-44 5,337 1.73%
45-59 10,849 3.52%
60-89 7,519 2.44%
At least 90 7,718 2.50%

Fayetteville Metro Area Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 920 0.30% 232,987 75.54%
30-44 406 0.13% 48,029 15.57%
45-59 148 0.05% 10,701 3.47%
At least 60 838 0.27% 14,399 4.67%

Fayetteville Metro Area Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 558 0.18%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 46,083 14.61%
 Car / truck / van, solo 243,207 77.11%
 Motorcycle 678 0.21%
 Other 3,272 1.04%
 Public transportation 2,312 0.73%
 Walked 12,318 3.91%
 Worked at home 6,978 2.21%

Fayetteville Metro Area Employment Lawyers handle cases involving employment contracts, severance agreements, OSHA, workers compensation, ADA, race, sex, pregnancy, national-orgin, sexual orientation and age discrimination, sexual harassment, hours & wages and overtime issues. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Fayetteville Metro Area Family Information

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Households (2000): 237,530 (633,988 people)
Families (2000): 174,074 (542,016 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 65,045
People at same address in 1995: 285,910

Fayetteville Metro Area Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 24,077 10.11%
$10,000-$14,999 15,159 6.37%
$15,000-$19,999 16,871 7.09%
$20,000-$24,999 17,613 7.40%
$25,000-$29,999 18,665 7.84%
$30,000-$34,999 18,025 7.57%
$35,000-$39,999 18,595 7.81%
$40,000-$44,999 15,886 6.67%
$45,000-$49,999 13,961 5.86%
$50,000-$59,999 23,311 9.79%
$60,000-$74,999 22,733 9.55%
$75,000-$99,999 18,646 7.83%
$100,000-$124,999 6,961 2.92%
$125,000-$149,999 2,892 1.21%
$150,000-$199,999 2,286 0.96%
$200,000 or more 2,385 1.00%

Fayetteville Metro Area Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 26,207 22.07%
 Family, 2 people 32,129 27.06%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 4,899 4.13%
 Family, 3 people 23,135 19.49%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 818 0.69%
 Family, 4 people 18,975 15.98%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 264 0.22%
 Family, 5 people 8,145 6.86%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 96 0.08%
 Family, 6 people 2,692 2.27%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 26 0.02%
 Family, 7 or more people 1,326 1.12%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 19 0.02%

Fayetteville Metro Area Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 201,099 31.85%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 56,729 8.99%
Public Assistance 8,796 1.39%
Retirement 45,420 7.19%
Self Employment 21,411 3.39%
Social Security 47,014 7.45%
Supplemental Security 10,738 1.70%
Wage / Salary 196,208 31.08%
Other 43,922 6.96%

Fayetteville Metro Area Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 61,664 47.98%
 With children under 18 66,857 52.02%

Fayetteville Metro Area Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 21,450 8.29%
 Married 150,585 58.21%
 Never Married 81,499 31.51%
 Widowed 5,147 1.99%

Fayetteville Metro Area Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 28,522 11.24%
 Married 149,054 58.73%
 Never Married 54,157 21.34%
 Widowed 22,073 8.70%

Fayetteville Metro Area Family Lawyers help clients with family law issues, such as marriage, divorce, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, annulment, child support, custody, division of property, alimony, palimony, restraining orders, spousal support, uncontested divorce and visitation rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Fayetteville Metro Area Education Information

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Fayetteville Metro Area Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 22,922 4.72%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 58,043 11.96%
 High school diploma or equivalent 151,175 31.15%
 Some college, no degree 139,303 28.71%
 Associate degree 37,795 7.79%
 Bachelors degree 53,431 11.01%
 Graduate or professional degree 22,576 4.65%

Fayetteville Metro Area Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 8,053 2.39% 4,166 1.24% 12,219 3.63%
Kindergarten 10,736 3.19% 1,268 0.38% 12,004 3.57%
Grades 1-4 40,431 12.01% 3,424 1.02% 43,855 13.03%
Grades 5-8 40,396 12.00% 2,734 0.81% 43,130 12.81%
Grades 9-12 37,133 11.03% 1,938 0.58% 39,071 11.61%
Undergrad college 31,057 9.23% 8,534 2.54% 39,591 11.76%
Graduate or professional school 3,584 1.06% 1,948 0.58% 5,532 1.64%
Total 171,390 50.92% 24,012 7.13% 195,402 58.05%

Fayetteville Metro Area Education Lawyers represent colleges, school districts, other educational institutions, and students in the practice of education law. They handle issues related to No Child Left Behind, special education, and disability rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Fayetteville Metro Area Business Information

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Fayetteville Metro Area Businesses Changes By Year

Year  Business Births  Business Deaths
2001 578 527
2002 493 457
2003 562 459
2004 627 504

Fayetteville Metro Area Business Lawyers provide services for corporations, LLCs, partnerships, contracts, franchising and business litigation. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Fayetteville Metro Area Public Benefits Information

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Fayetteville Metro Area Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 550,924 86.72%
 Below Poverty Level 84,392 13.28%

Fayetteville Metro Area Public Benefits Lawyers assess the range of local, state and federal government benefits to which their clients may be entitled and help them apply for such programs, as well as appeal decisions denying such benefits to their clients. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Fayetteville Metro Area Criminal Information

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 1,328

Fayetteville Metro Area Crimes Per 1,000 People By Type And Year



Year  Aggravated Assault  Forcible Rape  Murder / Manslaughter  Robbery Total Violent Crimes  Arson  Burglary  Larceny / Theft  Motor Vehicle Theft Total Property Crimes
1999 3.011 0.260 0.069 2.183 5.524 0.000 17.206 34.024 3.510 54.740
2000 2.919 0.295 0.104 2.208 5.526 0.000 16.758 35.919 3.371 56.048
2001 2.372 0.321 0.120 2.145 4.959 0.000 16.562 34.354 3.963 54.878
2002 Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available
2003 1.831 0.519 0.020 0.227 2.598 0.000 5.045 23.067 1.706 29.818
2004 4.000 0.271 0.112 1.712 6.094 0.000 15.955 36.036 3.279 55.270
2005 3.657 0.255 0.065 1.841 5.818 0.000 17.068 34.893 3.643 55.604
2006 3.711 0.298 0.085 1.975 6.069 0.000 18.052 37.684 4.412 60.148
2007 3.726 0.246 0.081 1.889 5.943 0.000 16.462 36.089 3.530 56.081

Fayetteville Metro Area Crime Index

Year  Index
1999 17,390
2000 18,375
2001 18,437

Fayetteville Metro Area Criminal Lawyers represent defendants in municipal, state and federal criminal proceedings. These lawyers commonly handle cases involving DUI/DWI (drunk driving), drug possession, gun crimes, traffic tickets, violent crimes, sex crimes, theft offenses and white collar crimes. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Fayetteville Metro Area Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Fayetteville Metro Area Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 55,064 16.36%
10-19 Years 50,804 15.09%
20-29 Years 64,595 19.19%
30-39 Years 55,761 16.57%
40-49 Years 44,946 13.35%
50-59 Years 28,947 8.60%
60-69 Years 19,619 5.83%
70-79 Years 11,943 3.55%
80-89 Years 4,283 1.27%
90+ Years 647 0.19%

Fayetteville Metro Area Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 170,208 50.57%
 Female 166,401 49.43%

Fayetteville Metro Area Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 173,292 51.48%
 African-American 116,604 34.64%
 Hispanic/Latino 23,334 6.93%
 Amerindian 8,168 2.43%
 Multiracial 7,719 2.29%
 Asian 5,825 1.73%
 Pacific Islander 877 0.26%
 Other Race 790 0.23%

Fayetteville Metro Area Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. United States Or American 63,240 19.07%
2. German 61,471 18.54%
3. Irish 45,852 13.83%
4. English 38,203 11.52%
5. Scotch Irish 17,553 5.29%
6. Italian 17,191 5.18%
7. Scottish 14,761 4.45%
8. French Non-Basque 11,203 3.38%
9. Polish 7,615 2.30%
10. African 6,152 1.86%

Fayetteville Metro Area Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 552,622 89.21%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 37,412 6.04%
3. German 8,494 1.37%
4. Korean 4,314 0.70%
5. French 3,062 0.49%
6. Tagalog 1,498 0.24%
7. Vietnamese 1,484 0.24%
8. Italian 1,028 0.17%
9. Greek 924 0.15%
10. Japanese 842 0.14%

Fayetteville Metro Area Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 638,875 94.70%
 Naturalized immigrant 17,715 2.63%
 Not a citizen 18,050 2.68%

Fayetteville Metro Area Immigration Lawyers help clients navigate through the federal immigration process. They help workers secure temporary visas (H1-B, fiances obtain K-1 visas, and permanent immigrants apply for Green Cards or citizenship. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.
Fayetteville Metro Area Civil Rights Lawyers represent clients who have been illegally discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and national origin. If you have suffered employment discrimination, sexual harassment, or have been treated differently by a hotel, restaurant, or other public accommodation, a civil rights lawyer can help you determine whether your rights were violated and what types of redress are available. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


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