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Welcome to Fayetteville

New Resident Information


The City of Fayetteville would like to welcome you to our All-American City. This page is here to answer common questions and provide important information to make your move to Fayetteville easier to manage. Here is some important information for new residents:

Utility Services

Fayetteville PWC


Fayetteville offers a wide variety of choices, from southern food to international cuisine. To see a list of local restaurants and dining places, click on the following link:

North Carolina Driver's License

The North Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles is responsible for issuing North Carolina driving permits. There are several offices available to assist you with driving permits and vehicle plates. For more information you can call (910) 486-1353 or click in the following link:


The City of Fayetteville is located within Cumberland County School System, which provide the public school services for students K-12. There are three institutions for higher learning located in Fayetteville, Fayetteville State University and Methodist University and Fayetteville Technical Community College, as well as satellite campus for Shaw University. There are many other educational organizations. For additional information click on the following link:


Fayetteville has the best healthcare systems in the state for its citizens and also for veterans. The Cape Fear Valley Medical Center provides outstanding care for our citizens as well as the Veterans Administration Medical Center serves the many veterans in the regional area. For more information, click on the following links:


Whether you are looking for an apartment or looking to buy a home. Fayetteville has many choices. We have listings in the following web locations:

For apartments: or

For real estate: or


Fayetteville offers a great variety of shopping from small specialty shops to major department stores. To see a list of local shopping locations, click on the following link:


Fayetteville is the home is many veterans and there are several organizations that provide support to the many men and women who have serve our nation. For more information, click on the following link: