Fayetteville, North Carolina

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Fayetteville
City
City of Fayetteville
Nickname(s): "All-America City"
Fayetteville, North Carolina is located in North Carolina
Fayetteville
Location within the state of North Carolina
Coordinates: 35°3′N 78°52′W / 35.05°N 78.867°W / 35.05; -78.867Coordinates: 35°3′N 78°52′W / 35.05°N 78.867°W / 35.05; -78.867
Country United States of America
State North Carolina
Counties Cumberland
Government
 • Mayor Nat Robertson (R)
Area
 • Total 60.0[1] sq mi (155 km2)
 • Land 58.8 sq mi (152 km2)
 • Water 1.2 sq mi (3.1 km2)
Elevation 263 ft (80 m)
Population (Census 2010)
 • Total 200,564[1]
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 910

Fayetteville is a large city in southeast North Carolina. In 2013, 204,408 people lived there.[1]

The city was settled around 1762.

Fort Bragg is an army base near Fayetteville.

Fayetteville State University is in Fayetteville.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Fayetteville (city), North Carolina". U.S. Census Bureau. 08 July 2014. http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/37/3722920.html. Retrieved 30 July 2014.