Fayetteville, North Carolina - Facts & Figures
Fayetteville is the largest metropolitan area in southeastern North Carolina. It is home of Fort Bragg, which is a major installation of the U.S. Army, as well as Pope Army Airfield. It is near the Coastal Plains region and positioned on the Cape Fear River. The area's largest employer is the Cumberland County Board of Education (Education and Health Services), followed by Government (including military, followed closely by retail and wholesale trade); Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company; Wal-Mart Distribution Center; and Purolator.
- Population: 205,678
- Industries: defense, communication, education
- Area Codes: 910
- Zip Codes: 28301, 28304, 28305, 28306, 28302, 28303, 28309, 28311, 28312, 28314
- Surrounding Cities: Hope Mills, NC; Dunn, NC; Southern Pines, NC; Lumberton, NC; Sanford, NC; Pinehurst, NC; Fuquay-Varina, NC; Laurinburg, NC; Holly Springs, NC; Smithfield, NC