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FAYETTEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA INFORMATION
Fayetteville is a city in Cumberland County, North Carolina, United States. It is the county seat of Cumberland County, and is best known as the home of Fort Bragg, a major U.S. Army installation northwest of the city.
Fayetteville has received the prestigious All-America City Award from the National Civic League three times. According to the 2011 United States Census estimate, the city has a population of 205,678. It currently ranks as the sixth-largest municipality in North Carolina. Fayetteville is in the Sandhills in the western part of the Coastal Plain region, on the Cape Fear River.
With an estimated population of 374,157, the Fayetteville metropolitan area is the largest in southeastern North Carolina, and the fifth-largest in the state. Suburban areas of metro Fayetteville include Fort Bragg, Hope Mills, Spring Lake, Raeford, Pope Air Force Base, Rockfish, Stedman, and Eastover. Fayetteville’s current mayor is Tony Chavonne, who is serving his fourth term.
Fayetteville is in the Sandhills of North Carolina which are between the coastal plains and Piedmont of North Carolina. The city is built on the Cape Fear River, a 202 mile long river that originates in Haywood and empties into the Atlantic Ocean. Carver’s Falls, the largest waterfall (measuring at 150 feet wide and 2 stories tall) between the coast and foot hills is also in Fayetteville.
Fayetteville contains a humid subtropical climate with mostly moderate temperatures year round. Winters are mild, but can get cool with snow rarely occurring few days per year. Summers are hot with levels of humidity which can cause spontaneous thunderstorms and rain showers. Temperature records usually range from −1 °F (−18 °C) on January 21, 1985 to 110 °F (43 °C) on August 21, 1983, which was the highest temperature ever recorded in the State of North Carolina.