Raeford, North Carolina 

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Population

4,859

+9.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.0%

Median Income

$26,392

Median Home Price

$168,900

Best Places to Live in Raeford, 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 Raeford, 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

Local Listings in Raeford
 $166,500 
590 Buckeye Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1650 SqFt
 $189,900 
239 Meherrin Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 1950 SqFt
 $825,000 
5351 N Old Wire Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 4 | 2553 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: Raeford
Zip Codes: 28376
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 96 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Raeford is 5.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Raeford jobs have increased by 1.0%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Raeford's cost of living is 7.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Raeford's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
Hoke county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Raeford's population is 4,859 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 9.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Raeford is $168,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Raeford public schools spend $8,136 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.8 students per teacher in Raeford. More Education


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Housing Market in Raeford

It's a good time to buy in Raeford. Home Appreciation is up 5.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Raeford Real Estate

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Reviews for Raeford   7 Reviews
Crimminals in the court system - 12/30/2012
Crime is bad and false allegations are worse with corrupts public officials. Typical small town... Read More

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lucky to get out of town - 12/30/2012
Beware of this back wards town. If you get accused of anything and are an out of towner they will lynch you until you are broke. Beware of this backwards small NC town.... Read More

Living in the country - 8/4/2011
I like the small town feel. It's like living in the country, but just a few miles and your in the heart of Fayetteville. Plenty of restaurants, people must not do a... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN RAEFORD
$166,500
590 Buckeye Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$189,900
239 Meherrin Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$825,000
5351 N Old Wire Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 4

$156,900
349 Americana Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$130,000
106 Haywood Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$195,000
299 Crescent Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$346,900
180 Sedona Ct
Bed 5 | Bath 4

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