Homes in Fayatteville
Fayetteville is a city in Fayette County, Texas, roughly halfway between Austin and Houston. The population was 274 at the 2010 census. The town is about twelve miles east of La Grange and U.S. Highway 77; it is about twelve miles north of Borden and Interstate 10.The town made national news during World War I. As reprinted by Stars and Stripes in its March 15, 1918 issue, the town's mayor, W. C. Langlotz, and ten of the town's citizens were charged with espionage. They were arrested following the display of the flag of the German Empire over the entry of the Germania club in Fayetteville. The group pleaded "not guilty": the mayor said the flag had been displayed by mistake.According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.4 square miles 1.0 km2, none of which is covered with water.