Life in Fayetteville and Cumberland County is a combination of timeless Carolina values and creative energy. You’ll find something for every lifestyle and budget, from quiet countryside mornings, to small communities that hearken to gentler times, to the upbeat vibe of Downtown Fayetteville. It’s easy to get around and conveniently just a day’s drive from two-thirds of the nation’s population.
The outstanding quality of life here encompasses everything from some of the state’s best schools, extensive higher education and training resources, and first-rate healthcare. We think you’ll agree that Fayetteville offers all the benefits and attractions of a large city with the comfort of a smaller community. You’ll also see it in hardworking neighbors who appreciate the value of quality and the opportunities available in a right-to-work state. Many of our residents are veterans who chose to stay after their service ended, giving the area a wealth of technical skills related to engineering, aviation, and maintenance.