Conway (Arkansas)

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Coordinates 35°05′14″N 92°27′12″W
Country United States
State Arkansas
County Faulkner
MSA Central Arkansas
CSA Little Rock-North Little Rock
Founded 1872
Incorporated October 16, 1875
Elevation 312 ft (95 m)
Demonym(s) Conwegian
Time zone UTC−6 (CST)
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
Government (Type) Mayor-Council
Government (Mayor) Bart Castleberry (I)
Government (City Council) Aldermen Andy HawkinsDavid GrimesWesley PruittShelley MehlMark LedbetterMary SmithTheodore Jones Jr.Shelia Isby
Government (City) 46.51 sq mi (120.47 km2)
Government (Land) 46.26 sq mi (119.81 km2)
Government (Water) 0.25 sq mi (0.65 km2) 0.54%
Area (City) 46.51 sq mi (120.47 km2)
Area (Land) 46.26 sq mi (119.81 km2)
Area (Water) 0.25 sq mi (0.65 km2) 0.54%
Population (2020) (City) 64,134
Population (2020) (Rank) 7th in Arkansas
Population (2020) (Density) 1,386.38/sq mi (535.28/km2)
Population (2020) (Metro) 734,622 (US: 76th)
Population (2020) (CSA) 905,847 (US: 60th)

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Conway is a city in the U.S. state of Arkansas and the county seat of Faulkner County, located in the state's most populous Metropolitan Statistical Area, Central Arkansas. Although considered a suburb of Little Rock, Conway is unusual in that the majority of its residents do not commute out of the city to work. The city also serves as a regional shopping, educational, work, healthcare, sports, and cultural hub for Faulkner County and surrounding areas. Conway's growth can be attributed to its jobs in technology and higher education; among its largest employers being Acxiom, the University of Central Arkansas, Hendrix College, Insight Enterprises, and many technology start up companies. Conway is home to three post-secondary educational institutions, earning it the nickname "The City of Colleges". As of the 2010 census, the city proper had a total population of 58,908, making Conway the eighth-largest city in Arkansas. Central Arkansas, the Little Rock–North Little Rock–Conway, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area, is ranked 75th largest in the United States with 734,622 people in 2016. Conway is part of the larger Little Rock–North Little Rock, AR Combined Statistical Area, which in 2016 had a population of 905,847, and ranked the country's 60th largest CSA.

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