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Overview
Population:5,024
Pop. Change:107%
State: North Carolina
Metro Area: Fayetteville Metro Area
County: Cumberland County
City: Fort Bragg
Zip Code:Fort Bragg (zip 28310)
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Fort Bragg's Real Estate Market
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 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
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 • Homes under $250,000
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Fayetteville Metro Area

Profile: Mid-sized city / Military town

Location: South-central North Carolina, along Cape Fear River, 90 miles south of Raleigh-Durham

Elevation: 96

Time zone: Eastern Standard Time

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Attractive downtownEntertainment
Low home pricesDependence on military
Falling crime ratesHot, humid summers

Once an important inland port on the Cape Fear River, Fayetteville houses two large military installations, Fort Bragg and Pope Air Force Base. The two facilities provide the city’s main economic base. The clean, attractive and walkable downtown contains numerous historic buildings and favorably reflects the results of an extensive revitalization program. Median home prices of just over $127,000 represent a good value, and there are appealing developments of homes and golf courses as the area becomes more desirable as a retirement destination. The city is well planned for the most part and sprawl is under control. There are some local arts and culture amenities, but overall the town is quiet. Scoring and ranking data don’t reflect many of the area’s qualities, particularly recent changes to the city’s infrastructure. Particularly for those who don’t mind a strong military presence, Fayetteville may be a pleasant surprise.

The area at the edge of the Coastal Plain begins to rise into the Carolina Piedmont Plateau. Surrounding terrain is level to gently rolling with agricultural land and mixed forests of pine and hardwood. The climate is mainly humid subtropical with occasional periods of continental influence. Tropical air brings heat and humidity during most of the summer. Afternoon temperatures frequently reach the 90s, with frequent afternoon thundershowers. Coastal storms produce rain year-round. The area is sheltered from extreme cold by mountains to the northwest and the warming effects of the Atlantic. Low temperatures are seldom below 20[dg]F. There may be some snow and sleet, but most winter precipitation is rain.

Interesting Facts about Fort Bragg (zip 28310), North Carolina

As of 2014, Fort Bragg (zip 28310)'s population is 5,024 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 106.75 percent.

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The median home cost in Fort Bragg (zip 28310) is $0. Home appreciation the last year has been -3.60 percent.

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Compared to the rest of the country, Fort Bragg (zip 28310)'s cost of living is 29.90% Lower than the U.S. average.

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Fort Bragg (zip 28310) public schools spend $8,968 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 15.6 students per teacher in Fort Bragg (zip 28310).

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The unemployment rate in Fort Bragg (zip 28310) is 7.10 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Fort Bragg (zip 28310) jobs have Increased by 0.06 percent.


Ranked #96 America's Best and Worst Cities for Crime (Mid-Size Metro Areas)
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Map Of Fort_Bragg

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Average Commute time is 9 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.

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Fort Bragg (zip 28310)'s Real Estate Market (click to see properties)

 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes


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