Making The List

We think northwest Arkansas is a great place to live, learn, work and play. And it’s no secret… Here are a some “top” and “best of” lists featuring Fayetteville and other northwest Arkansas towns:

3 Under-the-Radar Cities That Make Great Hometowns – Fayetteville – U.S. News
6 Game-changing Cultural Attractions – #1, Crystal Bridges Museum – NYPost.com
7 Unexpectedly Green Cities – Fayetteville – huffingtonpost.com
8 Terrific Towns for History Lovers – Fayetteville – Where To Retire Magazine
9 Cities You Wouldn’t Think Are Hubs for Tech Startups – #6, Northwest Arkansas – Entreprenuer
10 Best BBQ Cities 2012 – Fayetteville – Livability.com
10 Best College Towns 2014 – Fayetteville – Livability.com
10 Cheapest Cities In the U.S. – #6, Fayetteville – Business Insider
10 Cheapest Places To Live In the U.S. – #4, Fayetteville – CBS News
10 College Towns for Grownups Fayetteville – Kiplinger’s
10 Coolest Small Towns in America – #4, Eureka Springs – BudgetTravel
10 Great Places to Take a Library Tour – Fayetteville Public Library – USAToday
10 Unique Small Towns to Explore – Eureka Springs – Travel + Escape
12 Cutest Small Towns in America – Fayetteville – Huffington Post
20 Best Affordable Place to Live – #1, Fayetteville – U.S. News
20 Best Small Towns in America – #14, Siloam Springs – Smithsonian Magazine
28 Best Trips in 2016 – Bentonville – Outside
50 Best College Towns In America – #40, Fayetteville – Best College Reviews
50 Best College Towns To Live In Forever – #27, Fayetteville – College Ranker
50 Best Places To Live in America 2015- Fayetteville – Men’s Journal
100 Best Places to Live 2015 – Fayetteville – Livability.com
101 Best Farmers’ Markets in America – #14, Fayetteville – The Daily Meal
America’s Best College Towns – #16, Fayetteville – Travel + Leisure
America’s Favorite Towns – #20, Eureka Springs – Travel + Leisure
America’s Most Beautiful Towns 2014 – Fayetteville – America In Bloom
America’s Top Small Town ArtPlaces 2013 – Eureka Springs – ArtPlace
America’s Quirkiest Towns 2016 – #7, Fayetteville – Travel + Leisure
Best American Colleges – #129, University of Arkansas – U.S. News & World Report
Best Cities for Job Growth – #6, Fayetteville – NewGeography
Best Cities for Mid-Career Professionals – #5, Fayetteville – Kiplinger’s
Best Cities to Live, Work, and Play – #7, Fayetteville – Kiplinger’s
Best College Cities & Towns in America – #28, Fayetteville – WalletHub
Best Healthy Places to Retire – Bella Vista – US News and World Report
Best in the U.S. – #7, Northwest Arkansas – Lonely Planet
Best Midsize Cities for Jobs – NWA MSA – Forbes
Best Performing Cities – Fayetteville – Milken Institute
Best Places For Business And Careers – #23, Fayetteville – Forbes
Best Places to Launch – #13, Fayetteville – CNNMoney
Best Places to Live – #3, Fayetteville – U.S. News
Best Places to Live and Launch – #82, Fayetteville – CNNMoney
Best Places to Live in the U.S. – #3, Fayetteville – Conde Nast Traveler
Best Places to Raise Kids – Centerton – BusinessWeek
Best Places to Retire – Bella Vista – Fortune
Best Places to Retire – Bella Vista – Money
Best Places to Retire – Eureka Springs – Wall Street Journal
Best Places to Retire 2015 – Fayetteville – Money
Best Places to Retire 2016 – Fayetteville – Southern Living
Best Small Cities for Startups – Fayetteville – BusinessWeek
Best Value Colleges for 2014 – University of Arkansas – USA Today
Best Value Law Schools – University of Arkansas – preLaw Magazine
Bicycle Friendly Community 2016 – Silver, Fayetteville – The League of American Bicyclists
Community Certified Wildlife Habitat – 1st in Arkansas – City of Fayetteville
Fastest Growing Cities – #26, Springdale & #90, Fayetteville – WalletHub
The Fittest Places to Live in America 2015 – Fayetteville – Men’s Journal
Hottest Cities Of the Future – #10, Bentonville – Business Insider
Hottest Travel Destinations of 2012 – Bentonville – Trave+Leisure
Library of the Year 2005 – Fayetteville Public Library – LibraryJournal.com
The South’s Best College Towns – Fayetteville – Southern Living
Top 10 Cities for Affordable Vacations – Rogers – Livability.com
Top 25 Hotels 2015 – #7, 21c Museum Hotel – TripAdvisor
Top 25 Small Cities – Eureka Springs – AmericanStyle Magazine
Top 100 Cities – Fayetteville – RelocateAmerica.com
Top College Sports Towns – #6, Fayetteville – Forbes
Top Small College Towns for Investment – #5, Fayetteville – NuWire Investor

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