Raeford is located close to the center of North Carolina. Raeford is part of Hoke County. Raeford has 4.25 square miles of land area and 0.02 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Raeford population is 4,783, which has grown 41.26% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 21.13% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Raeford median household income is $26,392 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 15.70% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 19.16% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Raeford median house value is $135,400 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by -72.05% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 41.83% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Raeford is worse than the state average in quality. The Raeford area code is 910.