Fayetteville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 7,121 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Fayetteville is the 90th largest community in Tennessee.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Fayetteville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Fayetteville is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fayetteville who work in office and administrative support (12.34%), sales jobs (11.37%), and management occupations (10.17%).
The citizens of Fayetteville are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.74% of adults in Fayetteville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Fayetteville in 2010 was $21,541, which is upper middle income relative to Tennessee, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $86,164 for a family of four. However, Fayetteville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Fayetteville is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Fayetteville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fayetteville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Fayetteville include German, English, European, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Fayetteville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Indo-European.