Conway, Arkansas

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Conway, Arkansas
City
City of Conway
Part of Conway's Downtown
Part of Conway's Downtown
Nickname(s): City of Colleges
Country  United States
State  Arkansas
County Flag of Faulkner County, Arkansas.svg Faulkner
Metro Central Arkansas
Founded 1872
Incorporated October 16, 1875
Government[1][2]
 • Type Mayor-Council
 • Mayor Bart Castleberry (I)
 • City Council
Area[3]
 • City 119.63 km2 (46.19 sq mi)
 • Land 118.98 km2 (45.94 sq mi)
 • Water 0.65 km2 (0.25 sq mi)  0.54%
Elevation 95 m (312 ft)
Population (2010)
 • City 58,908
 • Estimate (2016)[5] 65,300
 • Rank 7th in Arkansas
 • Density 548.85/km2 (1,421.51/sq mi)
 • Metro 734,622[4] (US: 76th)
Demonym(s) Conwegian
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 72032-72035
Area code 501
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.

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