Conway, Arkansas

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Conway, Arkansas
City
City of Conway
Official seal of Conway, Arkansas
Seal
Nickname(s): City of Colleges
Location of Conway in Faulkner County.
Location of Conway in Faulkner County.
Conway, Arkansas is located in Arkansas
Conway, Arkansas
Conway, Arkansas
Conway, Arkansas is located in the US
Conway, Arkansas
Conway, Arkansas
Location of Conway in Arkansas and the United States
Coordinates: 35°05′14″N 92°27′12″W / 35.08722°N 92.45333°W / 35.08722; -92.45333Coordinates: 35°05′14″N 92°27′12″W / 35.08722°N 92.45333°W / 35.08722; -92.45333
Country  United States
State  Arkansas
County Flag of Faulkner County, Arkansas.svg Faulkner
MSA Central Arkansas
CSA Little Rock-North Little Rock
Founded 1872
Incorporated October 16, 1875
Government[1][2]
 • Type Mayor-Council
 • Mayor Bart Castleberry (I)
 • City Council
Area[3]
 • City 46.19 sq mi (119.63 km2)
 • Land 45.94 sq mi (118.98 km2)
 • Water 0.25 sq mi (0.65 km2)  0.54%
Elevation 312 ft (95 m)
Population (2010)
 • City 58,908
 • Estimate (2016) 65,300
 • Rank 7th in Arkansas
 • Density 1,421.51/sq mi (548.85/km2)
 • Metro 734,622[4] (US: 76th)
 • CSA 905,847[5] (US: 60th)
Demonym(s) Conwegian
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 72032-72035
Area code 501
FIPS code 05-15190
GNIS feature ID 0076661
Major airport Clinton National Airport (LIT)
Website City of Conway

Conway is a city of the state of Arkansas in the United States of America. 65,300 people live there and it is the 7th biggest city in its state. Most of its jobs are in technology, education, and retail. Its nickname is "City of Colleges" because three colleges are located in it. It is home to the University of Central Arkansas and Hendrix College.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Office of the Mayor". City of Conway. Retrieved July 28, 2017. 
  2. "City Council". City of Conway. Retrieved July 28, 2017. 
  3. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jul 18, 2017. 
  4. "Metropolitan Statistical Area". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved June 4, 2017. 
  5. "Combined Statistical Area". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved June 4, 2017.