is located in the state of North Carolina and as of the 2000 census, the population was 91,025 residents. The county is divided into thirteen townships: Anderson Creek, Averasboro, Barbecue, Black River, Buckhorn, Duke, Grove, Hectors Creek, Johnsonville, Lillington, Neills Creek, Stewarts Creek, and Upper Little River. The county seat is Lillington.
Harnett County combines the benefits of living and doing business in a rural country setting with the economic and cultural opportunities afforded by North Carolina’s capital city and the acclaimed Research Triangle Park.
Harnett County offers a low crime rate, excellent health care and schools and is a great place to raise a family. Harnett County is proud to be the home of Campbell University in Buies Creek, a four-year, fully accredited liberal arts institution of higher education. Central Carolina Community College is also in Harnett County. It is committed to the growth of individuals by offering a wide variety of basic, employment-related, academic and vocational programs. There are several colleges and universities in the area, including Wake Technical Community College, North Carolina State University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Private four-year institutions in the area include Duke University, Meredith College, St. Augustine's College, Shaw University and Peace College.
Harnett County is served by two modern, well-equipped hospitals: Betsy Johnson Memorial Hospital located in Dunn and Good Hope Hospital in Erwin.
Year 2006 Harnett County Real Estate Trends
Median Home Sales Price $114,033.75
Median Square Feet 1486
Median Price Per Sq. Ft. $77.12
Nicole & Jay Locklear, Newton County Real Estate Agents
P.O. Box 1895
Angier, NC 27501
(919) 868-3623 Nicole Direct Line
(919) 868-3622 Jay Direct Line
(919) 577-9055 Fax
Jan Ennis Seagroves, Realtor
1170 N. Main Street
Lillington, NC 27546
Direct: (919) 669-5782