|— City —|
|Washington County and the state of Arkansas|
|• Total||31.3 sq mi (81.1 km2)|
|• Land||31.3 sq mi (81.1 km2)|
|• Water||0 sq mi (0 km2)|
|Elevation||1,322 ft (969 m)|
|• Density||1,463.2/sq mi (564.7/km2)|
|Time zone||Central (CST) (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|GNIS feature ID||0078436|
Springdale is a city in Washington and Benton counties in the northwestern region of Arkansas in the United States. According to 2010 Census Bureau estimates, the population of the city was 69,797.
Along with Bentonville, Rogers, and Fayetteville, Springdale is one of four primary cities that comprise the Northwest Arkansas region, the state's second most populous metropolitan area. Springdale is the central city in Northwest Arkansas, situated in the southeastern center of the Springfield Plateau, the westernmost portion of the Ozark Plateau. Springdale is the second-largest city in Northwest Arkansas and currently Arkansas's fourth-largest city, behind Little Rock, Fort Smith, and Fayetteville.
Springdale is the location of the headquarters of Tyson Foods Inc., the largest meat producing company in the world, and has been dubbed the "Chicken Capital of the World" by several publications. Springdale is also the headquarters of Fuels & Supplies, the leading fuel supplier of Northwest Arkansas.
Springdale was founded in 1838, and was originally known as Shiloh.
Springdale is located at (36.181426, -94.145920).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 31.3 square miles (81 km2), of which 31.3 square miles (81 km2) is land, and 0.03% is water.
As of the census of 2010, there were 69,797 people, 22,805 households, and 16,640 families residing in the city. The racial makeup of the city was 64.7% White, 0.82% Black or African American, 1.8% Native American, 1.4% Asian, 5.7% Pacific Islander, 22% from other races, and 2.9% from two or more races. 35.4% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There were 22,805 households, out of which 46.0% had individuals under 18 living with them, 53.0% were married couples living together, 13.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 27.0% were non-families. 21.5% of all households were made up of individuals, and 7.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.02, and the average family size was 3.54.
In the city the population had a median age was 29.6 years. For every 100 females there were 98.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 98.8 males.
Junior high schoolsEdit
- Bayyari Elementary
- Elmdale Elementary
- George Elementary
- Harp Elementary
- J.B. Hunt Elementary
- Jones Elementary
- Lee Elementary
- Parson Hills Elementary
- Monitor Elementary
- Shaw Elementary
- Shiloh Christian School
- Smith Elementary
- Tyson Elementary
- Walker Elementary
- Westwood Elementary
- Young Elementary
- Turnbow Elementary
Points of interestEdit
- ^ "Annual Estimates of the Population for All Incorporated Places in Arkansas" (CSV). 2005 Population Estimates. U.S. Census Bureau, Population Division. June 21, 2006. http://www.census.gov/popest/cities/tables/SUB-EST2005-04-05.csv. Retrieved November 16, 2006.
- ^ history of Springdale from the Washington County website
- ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. http://www.census.gov/geo/www/gazetteer/gazette.html. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
- ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. http://factfinder.census.gov. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- ^ Marshallese flock to NW Arkansas, Giff Johnson: http://www.yokwe.net/index.php?name=News&file=article&sid=665
- ^ NWAnews.com :: Northwest Arkansas' News Source
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