Fayetteville, North Carolina 

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NORTH CAROLINA TOTAL CASES REPORTED

72,983

US TOTAL CASES REPORTED

2,872,670

updated daily at 9 AM PST
source Kaiser Family Foundation

Population

210,324

+5.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.5%

Median Income

$44,514

Median Home Price

$103,500

Best Places to Live in Fayetteville, North Carolina

Mid-sized city / Military town - South-central North Carolina, along Cape Fear River, 90 miles south of Raleigh-Durham. May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Fayetteville, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Attractive downtown
-Low home prices
-Falling crime rates
Cons
-Entertainment
-Dependence on military
-Hot, humid summers

 $120,000 
2221 Hope Mills Rd
Bed | Bath 0 | SqFt
 $194,500 
5805 Danville Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 2100 SqFt
 $815,000 
913 Calamint Ln
Bed 5 | Bath 5 | 5500 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Fayetteville Metro Area

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.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Fayetteville
Zip Codes: 28314 28306 28304 28311 28303 28301 28307 28310 28305
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 96 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Fayetteville is 5.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Fayetteville jobs have increased by 1.0%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Fayetteville's cost of living is 19.1% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Fayetteville's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Fayetteville, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Cumberland county voted Democratic in four of the last five Presidential elections, voting Republican in 2004. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Fayetteville's population is 210,324 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 5.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 18.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Fayetteville is $103,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.8%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Fayetteville public schools spend $8,647 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.4 students per teacher in Fayetteville. More Education


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Housing Market in Fayetteville

It's a good time to buy in Fayetteville. Home Appreciation is up 3.8% in the last 12 months. Browse Fayetteville Real Estate

The median home price in Fayetteville is $103,500. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Fayetteville   40 Reviews
FayetteNam is still a relevant term - 9/21/2019
The crime rate is significantly higher than other cities of this size. The city management is in crisis mode as of 2019 and any City Department you ask for standards... Read More

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A wonderful place to live - 5/6/2019
People love to hate Fayetteville but it's amazing here. I moved her because of the army like everyone else but I came with an open mind and didn't let anyone else's... Read More

3rd world hell hole - 11/9/2017
High crime, pawn shops, housing projects, police sirens, titty bars, and vagrants. Nobody comes to this town unless they have to per Army... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN FAYETTEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA
28314 28306 28304 28311 28303 28301 28307 28310 28305

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NEW LISTINGS IN FAYETTEVILLE
$120,000
2221 Hope Mills Rd
Bed | Bath 0

$194,500
5805 Danville Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$815,000
913 Calamint Ln
Bed 5 | Bath 5

$900
1800 Balmoral Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$569,900
428 Swan Island Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$269,000
6215 Dunbane Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$139,900
5441 Granger Pl
Bed 4 | Bath 2

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