What you need to know about Fayetteville, NC

Fayetteville is located in Cumberland County, North Carolina. The population is 44% White, 39% Black, 3% Asian and 1% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 3% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 10% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $44,514 and the median home value is $127,700. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Fayetteville, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Fayetteville has a Walk Score ® of 18.
Uptown Amenities Attract More Residents to Urban Living
The revitalization of downtown Fayetteville‚ with new public spaces and historic building renovations‚ is creating an unprecedented demand for lofts and other urban living options.
Fayetteville Parks, Lake Offer Many Recreational Options
If you can’t find a park in Fayetteville‚ you’re probably not looking hard enough.
Fayetteville, NC Restaurants Unlock Wide World of Wine for Residents
True oenophiles, or wine aficionados, always remember the exact bottle that first piqued their passion.

Population

202,421
Up by 3.64%
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Haymount Historic District
Uptown Amenities Attract More Residents to Urban Living
The revitalization of downtown Fayetteville‚ with new public spaces and historic building renovations‚ is creating an unprecedented demand for lofts and other urban living options.

Nearby Cities

Median Home Price

$127,700
Lower than the state average

Housing

Homes Owned 48.64%
48.64% Complete
Homes Rented 51.36%
51.36% Complete

Real Estate

In Fayetteville, North Carolina


Ready to move to Fayetteville? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Fayetteville.
Airborne and Special Operations Museum
Fayetteville's Airborne and Special Ops Museum Traces History of Forces
The Airborne & Special Operations Museum tells a story. It’s a story of invention‚ bravery‚ honor and heroics

Schools

In Fayetteville, North Carolina


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Fayetteville rates.

Median Household Income

$44,514
Lower than the national average

Business

In Fayetteville, North Carolina


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Fayetteville.
Luigi’s Italian Restaurant and Bar
Fayetteville, NC Restaurants Unlock Wide World of Wine for Residents
True oenophiles, or wine aficionados, always remember the exact bottle that first piqued their passion.

Residents

Most residents are
25-34 Years old

Health

In Fayetteville, North Carolina


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Fayetteville.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 25%
25% Complete
Graduated High School 91%
91% Complete

Fayetteville, NC's Rankings

More About Fayetteville, NC

10 Best Cities for Veterans
Support for those who served is strong in these cities
Uptown Amenities Attract More Residents to Urban Living
The revitalization of downtown Fayetteville‚ with new public spaces and historic building renovations‚ is creating an unprecedented demand for lofts and other urban living options.
Fayetteville Parks, Lake Offer Many Recreational Options
If you can’t find a park in Fayetteville‚ you’re probably not looking hard enough.