Foxfire, North Carolina

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Foxfire Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 40 miles W of Fayetteville, North Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 66 miles SW of Raleigh, North Carolina
County Moore
Standard Zip Codes 27281
Phone Area Codes 910
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.175
Longitude -79.571

Foxfire Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 9.6 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 50 F
Apr Temp 48 to 72 F
Jul Temp 69 to 89 F
Oct Temp 50 to 72 F
Annual Precip 47.9 inches
Station HAMLET
Distance 21.5 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 53 F
Apr Temp 45 to 75 F
Jul Temp 67 to 91 F
Oct Temp 47 to 74 F
Annual Precip 49 inches
Station CHERAW
Distance 37.3 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 53 F
Apr Temp 47 to 74 F
Jul Temp 70 to 90 F
Oct Temp 48 to 74 F
Annual Precip 47.8 inches
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Foxfire Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 474 100%
Male 237 50%
Female 237 50%
Under 18 52 11%
18+ 422 89%
65+ 227 47.9%
Median Age 64.1
Average Family Size 2.4
White 466 98.3%
African-American 6 1.3%
Asian 2 0.4%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 0 0%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 5 1.1%

Estimated Foxfire Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 488
Growth 14
Growth % 3%

Foxfire Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 17.8%
English 14%
German 13.2%
Scottish 12%
Irish 9.4%
Scotch-Irish 6.9%
Italian 5.3%
Polish 4.1%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 3.8%
Swedish 3.3%
French (except Basque) 2%
Dutch 1.8%
Ukrainian 1%
Swiss 0.8%
Hungarian 0.8%
French Canadian 0.8%
Austrian 0.8%
Russian 0.8%
Norwegian 0.8%
Slovak 0.8%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Foxfire, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Foxfire Village (27281)
Jackson Springs (27281)
Marcus (27281)
Wind Blow (27281)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Foxfire 474 $60,625
Aberdeen 3,400 $42,383
Hoffman 624 $34,688
Pinebluff 1,109 $47,500
Pinehurst 9,706 $67,353
Southern Pines 10,918 $50,128
Whispering Pines 2,090 $66,587
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