Eastover, situated in Cumberland County, is a small town made up of 11.34 square miles.
June 16, 2017
Eastover is home to the Robert Williams House.
The median resident age in Eastover is 46 years. The median estimated household income is about $40,000 making it about $8,000 less than the North Carolina average. The estimated per capita is about $26,000. The average price for a home in Eastover is about $157,000 (2015) which is $3,000 less than the North Carolina Average. Expect to pay about $650 a month for rent.
The racial makeup of Eastover is 78% White, 14% Black, 3% Two or more races, and 5% other. 84% of the population are high school graduates, with 17% holding a Bachelor's Degree or higher. 54% are married, 10% are divorced, 2% are separated, 7% are widowed, leaving 27% that have never been married.
Eastover belongs to Cumberland County in the south-central part of North Carolina. The County, named after Prince William (Duke of Cumberland), is part of the Fayetteville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area. In 1754, Cumberland County was formed from a part of Bladen County. Cumberland County has a population of 326,000 and its largest city Fayetteville, with a population of 204,000, is the county seat.
Cumberland County borders Harnett, Bladen, Sampson, Robeson, Hoke, and Moore counties.
Cumberland County is made up of 658 square miles. 652 of which is land with the remaining 6 as water.
The population of Eastover, NC is about 3,600. The population has been steadily increasing since the 1980's.
The elevation of Eastover, NC is 128 feet above sea level.
The zip code for Eastover, NC is 28312.
The area code for Eastover, NC is 910.
Historically speaking Eastover and Cumberland County have voted mostly Democrat, with 60% going to Barrack Obama during the 2012 Presidential Election. This represents the trend for the previous elections barring the 2004 election.
As of 2010, 54% of the population are religiously unafiliated (Nones). About 42% are Protestants with Catholics and Other making up around 4%.
The unemployment rate for Eastover is about 7% (2015), making it higher than the state average of around 5%. Construction, management, sales, and administration make nearly 50% of the most common industries in the town.
The Fayetteville Observer is the primary newspaper that cover the Cumberland County area.