Stedman, situated in Cumberland County, is a small town made up of 2.1 square miles.
October 18, 2017
The town was settled in the early 1840s. Stedman was incorporated in 1917.
The median resident age in Stedman is 38 years. The median estimated household income is about $50,000 making it about $2,000 more than the North Carolina average. The estimated per capita is about $24,000. The average price for a home in Stedman is about $148,000 (2015) which is $12,000 less than the North Carolina Average. Expect to pay about $800 a month for rent.
The racial makeup of Stedman is 74% White, 17% Black, 3% Two or more races, and 6% other. 87% of the population are high school graduates, with 26% holding a Bachelor's Degree or higher. 60% are married, 14% are divorced, 4% are separated, 4% are widowed, leaving 18% that have never been married.
Stedman 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 Stedman, NC is about 1,030. The population has been steadily increasing since the 1990's.
The elevation of Stedman, NC is 125 feet above sea level.
The zip code for Stedman, NC is 28391.
The area code for Stedman, NC is 910.
Historically speaking Stedman 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 four or five election, barring the 2004 election.
As of 2010, 54% of the population are religiously unafiliated (Nones). About 43% are Protestants with Catholics making up around 3%.
The unemployment rate for Stedman is about 7% (2015), making it higher than the state average of around 5%. Manufacturing, retail, and construction make nearly 50% of the most common industries in the town.