Sanford and Lee County are centrally located in the heart of North Carolina. Just minutes from I-540 and the globally renowned Research Triangle, with the world-class golf resorts and cultural amenities of Pinehurst a similar short drive to our south, Sanford, N.C. puts big-city amenities at your fingertips within a tight-knit and welcoming community.
Located just 37 miles from Raleigh and 39 miles from Durham, Sanford is a center for economic innovation with a welcoming, small-town feel.
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The Sanford Area Growth Alliance provides the tools and resources needed to start, grow, expand, or relocate your business. Start here.
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From agriculture to life sciences to advanced manufacturing, Sanford’s key industries are continuously growing and innovating.
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