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People

Total Population 4,783
Male Share of the Population 45.4%
Female Share of the Population 54.6%
Senior Citizens 14%
Employed Population 16+ 1,630
Age of the Population 35

Families

% of people married 36.1%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 22%
Median Earnings25+ $25,651
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $13,750
Median Earnings With High School Degree $22,045

Wealth

Median Family Income $35,923
% Above Poverty Level 67.6%
% Below Poverty Level 32.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 20 minutes
% Working from Home 2.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation 2%

Housing

People Living Alone 41.2%
Median Gross Rent $570
Median House Value $135,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 64.6%
US/American 0%
English 5.5%
Irish 2.2%

Raeford Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 20 miles W of Fayetteville, North Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 63 miles SW of Raleigh, North Carolina
County Hoke
Standard Zip Codes 28376
Phone Area Codes 910
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.98
Longitude -79.224

Raeford Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station POPE AFB
Distance 17.4 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 53 F
Apr Temp 50 to 74 F
Jul Temp 72 to 91 F
Oct Temp 51 to 74 F
Annual Precip 46.4 inches
Station LAURINBURG
Distance 21.1 miles
Jan Temp 32 to 53 F
Apr Temp 49 to 74 F
Jul Temp 70 to 91 F
Oct Temp 50 to 74 F
Annual Precip 48.1 inches
Station LUMBERTON
Distance 26.8 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 54 F
Apr Temp 47 to 74 F
Jul Temp 68 to 90 F
Oct Temp 47 to 75 F
Annual Precip 47.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Aberdeen 6,702 $59,714
Hope Mills 16,024 $57,739
Parkton 597 $41,250
Red Springs 3,445 $27,630
Southern Pines 12,782 $76,615
Wagram 804 $42,750
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Raeford High Schools

(Sorted by Number of Students)

HOKE COUNTY HIGH
505 S BETHEL ROAD
910-875-2156
Serves 1,526 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16.4

J W TURLINGTON
116 W PROSPECT AVE
910-875-2583
A Non-traditional School
Serves 60 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 7.5

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