The City of Sanford, NC
The city of Sanford is located in the state of North Carolina in Lee County and has a population of 29,922 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Sanford is Fayetteville, approximately 28 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Sanford, including Hawkins's Avenue Grill, Sub-Shack, LA Cabana Mexican Restaurant #222, D & G Grill and Kelly's Truck Stop Restaurant. For a larger selection of Sanford restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Sanford Golf Courses and/or Botanical Gardens, including the Pine Horse Golf Club, Carolina Lakes Golf Course, Sanford Golf Course, Little River Farm and Tobacco Road Golf Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Sanford please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 2 airports are located in or near Sanford:
- Pinehurst Moore County Airport (SOP)
- Raleigh - Durham Intl. Airport (RDU)
Sanford, North Carolina Climate and WeatherIn the month of August, Sanford experiences an average high temperature of 89 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in August are usually about 66 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.16 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Sanford with daytime temperatures averaging 88 degrees in the summer, and 55 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Sanford to receive an average of 3.8 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.48 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 107 degrees in the summer and as low as -3 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Sanford should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 74 degrees, and nighttime lows of 46.
Sanford, North Carolina Attractions
182nd Airborne Division War Memorial Museum - Fort Bragg, , , , , , , , , , ,
The 82nd Airborne Division War Memorial Museum is a museum located at Ardennes and Gela Streets on the Fort Bragg Army base. Established in 1945, the museum chronicles the history of the 82nd Airborne Division from 1917 to the present including World War I, World War II, Vietnam War, and Persian Gulf Wars as well as campaigns in Grenada, Panama, Operation Golden Pheasant, Operation Restore Hope and Operation Enduring Freedom.
2Aberdeen Ridge Golf Links - Aberdeen,
The Aberdeen Ridge Golf Links is an 18 hole public golf course in Moore County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Aberdeen, . Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 910-944-7000.
Address: 444 Shepherd Trl, Aberdeen, NC 28315
3Ackland Art Museum - Chapel Hill,
The Ackland Art Museum is a museum and academic unit of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, . It was founded through the bequest of William Hayes Ackland to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, . It is located near the intersection of Columbia and Franklin Streets at the northern edge of campus. With its connection to the university, the museum is deeply committed to education and to programs that enhance learning for both adults and children.
4Alamance Battleground State Historic Site - Burlington,
Alamance Battleground is a North Carolina State Historic Site commemorating the Battle of Alamance. The historic site is located south of Burlington, Alamance County, North Carolina in the US.
5Anderson Creek Golf Club - Spring Lake,
The Anderson Creek Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Cumberland County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Spring Lake, . Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 910-814-2115.
Address: 125 Whispering Pines Dr, Spring Lake, NC 28390
6Bayonet At Puppy Creek, The - Raeford,
The Bayonet At Puppy Creek is an 18 hole public golf course in Hoke County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Raeford, . Tee times are accepted up to 365 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 910-904-1500.
Address: 349 S Parker Church Rd, Raeford, NC 28376
7Cameron Indoor Stadium - Duke University - Durham,
Cameron Indoor Stadium is an indoor arena that can be found on the West Campus of Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. It is home to the Duke Blue Devils men's and women's basketball teams, the women's volleyball team, and the men's wrestling team.
8Cape Fear Botanical Garden - Fayetteville,
Cape Fear Botanical Garden is a nonprofit botanical garden located at 536 North Eastern Boulevard, Fayetteville, North Carolina. It is open to the public daily; an admission fee is charged.
9Carmichael Auditorium - University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill,
William Donald Carmichael, Jr. Arena is a multi-purpose arena in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. It is home to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Tar Heels women's basketball team.
10Carolina Lakes Golf Course - Sanford,
The Carolina Lakes Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Lee County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Sanford, . Tee times are accepted up to 3 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 919-499-5421.
Address: Hwy 87 S, Sanford, NC 27330
Sanford, North Carolina Hotels
9Hampton Inn And Suites Holly Springs
1516 Ralph Stephens Road
Holly Springs, NC 27540
10Fuquay Mineral Spring Inn And Garden
333 South Main Street
Fuquay-varina, NC 27526
Sanford, North Carolina Restaurants
This is a list of Sanford Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Sandwich Shops and Delicatessens Retail. Happy Dining!
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