Fayetteville, NC Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 53,486 housing units in Fayetteville. This represents a 68.7% growth from 31,712 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 53,400 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 86 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Fayetteville is about 53.3%. Fayetteville's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.4%. Average household size is 2.42 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Fayetteville were built after 1975.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.50%
One Bedroom11.20%
Two Bedrooms29.50%
Three Bedrooms45%
Four Bedrooms11.40%
Five Bedrooms or more1.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.54
Median year structure was built1972
Median Value of occupied units$89,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$76,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.27
Median year structure was built1977
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$415

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.10%
Second Mortgage11%
Home Equity Loan10.10%
Simple Mortgage53.20%
Debt Free25.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21%