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Sanford, NC Real Estate

Sanford, North Carolina is located in Lee County. Nearby cities and towns include Broadway, Gulf, Moncure, Goldston, Cameron, Mamers, Pittsboro, Vass, Carthage, Whispering Pines, Bennett, Lillington, Holly Springs, Fearrington Village, Siler City, Robbins, Fuquay-Varina, Spring Lake, Southern Pines, Angier, and Apex. Sanford is a suburban community with a population of 29,322. The median household income is $42,546. In Sanford, 44% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 37% of the households. Half the population of Sanford commutes 16 minutes or less to work, with 62% of residents holding white collar jobs and 38% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Sanford, NC is 28 years, with 48% of those homes owned, 47% rented, and 6% not occupied. In the previous year, 227 Sanford properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Sanford in the previous year was $110,684.

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Sanford offers a range of educational opportunities with 5 elementary schools, 4 middle schools and 5 high schools.

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Sanford, NC Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Sanford, NC
  • 56% Single
  • 44% Married
North Carolina
  • 50% Single
  • 50% Married

Male VS. Female

Sanford, NC
  • 52% Female
  • 48% Male
North Carolina
  • 51% Female
  • 49% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Sanford, NC

  • 37
  • 38
  • Sanford, NC
  • North Carolina

Average Age of Homes in Sanford, NC

  • 28
  • 22
  • Sanford, NC
  • North Carolina

Vacant Homes in Sanford, NC

  • 6%
  • 12%
  • Sanford, NC
  • North Carolina

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $52,118
  • $62,851
  • Sanford, NC
  • North Carolina

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Sanford, NC
  • 48% Owned
  • 47% Rented
North Carolina
  • 57% Owned
  • 31% Rented