Fayetteville is best known as the home of Fort Bragg, a major U.S. Army installation. The city has received the prestigious All-America City Award from the National Civic League three times. Fayetteville lying in Cumberland County with an estimated population of 327,127 as of July 1, 2016. Fayetteville ranks as the 6th largest municipality in North Carolina with a sophisticated metropolitan area consisting of restaurants, services, lodging, entertainment, and health care. Fayetteville’s economy is considered to be one of the best retail markets in the country with a low unemployment rate and a large labor pool of professionally trained labor force.
Spring Lakes local government is dedicating itself to unify the business community and citizens. Their working towards developing programs that promote the area of influence which will lead to the growth of existing and new businesses of all sizes, and regional and military projects to lead strong economic development and sustained growth.
Spring Lake is currently striving to live up to their motto “Unity for Prosperity”. The census report estimates population for 2016 of 13,168.
Hoke County is the fastest growing county in NC and is ranked 20th in growth in the country. The county is home to part of the Fort Bragg military reservation. Within the past few years they have opened their own Hospital that ties into Cape Fear Valley the 8th largest health system in the state. Hoke has also opened a Veterans care & service center. Census reports population at 53,262 as of 2016, calculating the growth since 2010 at 13.6%, and steadily making way for more growth.
Moore County is not just a great place for golf. While it is true that they are home a home to world-class golf courses, and the community has hosted both the men’s and women’s US Open Gold Championships- multiple times. They are also home to innovative businesses, major equestrian events, and so much more. Moore County is a thriving location, appealing to individuals and families within a wide range of demographic profiles. Young professionals, families, active and retired military, retirees — talented and innovative people live here, enhance the workforce, and desire to see the communities grow and prosper.
Harnett County, located in the Coastal Plain region of central North Carolina and between the urban areas of Raleigh and Fayetteville, offers easy access to the best of many worlds, from ever-expanding educational and business opportunities to a great “small-town” living experience and abundant recreational activities, all wrapped up in a picturesque rural setting.
Located approximately 1.5 hours from the beaches and 3 hours from the mountains Robeson County is a convenient place to live. It is home to Carolina Pembroke University. Consisting of diversified farming, and improving its economic base with predicted job growth.
Sampson County is located in Southeastern North Carolina, right in the middle of three of the fastest growing metropolitan areas in the state. This location, combined with our excellent highway and interstate system allows businesses and residents easy access to urban amenities while still providing a friendly countryside way of life. The mission of the Clinton-Sampson Chamber of Commerce is to promote, serve and collaborate with our members and the community to foster a sustainable, prosperous business environment which cultivates a high quality of life and economic success. A variety of special retail shops are scattered throughout the county offering antiques, furniture, gifts, and clothing. For the hunting enthusiast, several sporting goods and hunting stores offer all the necessary equipment.