Goldsboro, North Carolina 

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Population

35,432

-3.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.8%

Best Places to Live in Goldsboro, North Carolina

Small town - East-central North Carolina, 40 miles southeast of Raleigh-Durham. May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Goldsboro, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Cost of living
-Close to Raleigh-Durham
-Diverse economy
Cons
-Low educational attainment
-Unattractive downtown
-Hot, humid summers

Local Listings in Goldsboro
 $62,750 
6008 Highland Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 925 SqFt
 $239,900 
204 Creekside Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 2528 SqFt
 $470,000 
600 Country Day Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 5 | 4600 SqFt

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.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Goldsboro
Zip Codes: 27530 27534 27531
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 121 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Goldsboro is 5.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Goldsboro jobs have decreased by 0.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Goldsboro's cost of living is 21.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Goldsboro's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
Wayne county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Goldsboro's population is 35,432 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 3.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Goldsboro is $87,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -2.0%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
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. More Education


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Housing Market in Goldsboro

It's a good time to buy in Goldsboro. Home Appreciation is up 6.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Goldsboro Real Estate

The median home price in Goldsboro is $87,100. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Goldsboro   10 Reviews
Great Middle Location! - 8/3/2017
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

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Goldsboro - 7/24/2017
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

CLOSE TO THE MOUNTAINS, THE BEACH OR THE BIG CITY - 7/18/2017
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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27530 27534 27531

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NEW LISTINGS IN GOLDSBORO
$62,750
6008 Highland Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$239,900
204 Creekside Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$470,000
600 Country Day Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 5

$95,000
158 Rosewood Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$620,000
1472-B Stevens Mill Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 0

$209,000
113 Somervale Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$184,900
3418 N US Highway 117
Bed 3 | Bath 3

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