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-Cost of living
-Close to Raleigh-Durham
-Diverse economy


-Low educational attainment
-Unattractive downtown
-Hot, humid summers

What Bert Has To Say About Goldsboro Metro Area

Goldsboro is a Southern town with a diversified economy consisting of several small manufacturers, which make everything from roofing and mechanical pumps to slippers, and a larger Georgia-Pacific plywood mill. There is some agriculture and a major poultry processing plant. Most industry, as well as the Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, is outside of town.


Small town - East-central North Carolina, 40 miles southeast of Raleigh-Durham See Local Real Estate
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City: Goldsboro
Zip Codes: 27530, 27534, ... 3 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 121 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Goldsboro

    The unemployment rate in Goldsboro is 7.00 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Goldsboro jobs have Increased by 0.64 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Goldsboro's cost of living is 9.60% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Goldsboro's Cost of Living
    Goldsboro's population is 35,826 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -12.00 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Goldsboro is $129,081. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 1.10%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Goldsboro public schools spend $8,623 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.6 students per teacher in Goldsboro. Learn more...

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Great Middle Location!

It is the military that brought my husband and I to this quaint small town of Goldsboro, and we have lived here for about 4 years now. We consider Goldsboro to be a... (Read More)




Goldsboro is a nice homey place to live. I know a lot of people that move out of the town and come back because there is family here. There is a plenty of beaches to go... (Read More)




The Goldsboro area is pretty much in the middle of about anything you're looking for. Just a few hours from the most beautiful mountains I've ever seen and just a... (Read More)



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