Fayetteville, North Carolina 

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Population

210,324

+5.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

7.1%

Median Income

$44,514

Median Home Price

$103,500

North Carolina Gifts

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.

Fayetteville, NC Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Attractive downtown
Low home prices
Falling crime rates
Cons
Entertainment
Dependence on military
Hot, humid summers


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.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: North Carolina
County: Cumberland County
Metro Area: Fayetteville Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
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 7.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). 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
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Cumberland county remained very strongly Democratic, 57.4% to 40.8%. 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 Real Estate: $103,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.8%.

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.
The median home price in Fayetteville is $103,500.

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Reviews for Fayetteville   43 Reviews
Patriotic, Raw, Real! - 5/22/2021
I’ve lived here for 3 years so far. My first impression is still much the same. It is one of the most patriotic places I’ve ever been in the United States. That said,... Read More

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Don't move to North Carolina - 5/6/2021
I have lived here long enough to know that this is the worst place to live. Just the other month a high school child was murdered across the street. The school they went... Read More

Don't come here unless you have to - 2/19/2021
I've lived in this hell hole for about 10 years now and its been utter hell from the drugs to the gangs to the suicides. Had a good friend of mine have a gun pulled on... 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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