JLUS Background Report - Page 9

Acronyms ................................................................................................................................................................................................... vii 1 Introduction ...................................................................................................................................................................................... 1-1 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 2 Community Profiles ......................................................................................................................................................................... 2-1 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 3 Introduction ................................................................................................................................................................................. 1-1 What Is a Joint Land Use Study? ................................................................................................................................................ 1-2 JLUS Goal and Objectives .......................................................................................................................................................... 1-2 Why Prepare a Joint Land Use Study? ....................................................................................................................................... 1-3 JLUS Study Area ........................................................................................................................................................................ 1-8 JLUS Background Report Organization ...................................................................................................................................... 1-8 Introduction ................................................................................................................................................................................ 2-1 Regional Overview ..................................................................................................................................................................... 2-1 Study Area Growth Trends ...................................................................................................................................................... 2-11 Economic Development ........................................................................................................................................................... 2-12 Housing Value and Trends ...................................................................................................................................................... 2-21 Regional Development Overview ............................................................................................................................................. 2-25 Transportation .......................................................................................................................................................................... 2-26 Natural Resources ................................................................................................................................................................... 2-28 Military Profile .................................................................................................................................................................................. 3-1 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 Seymour Johnson Air Force Base Profile ................................................................................................................................... 3-1 Economic Impact ........................................................................................................................................................................ 3-1 Base History ............................................................................................................................................................................... 3-2 Installation Setting ...................................................................................................................................................................... 3-3 Military Operations ...................................................................................................................................................................... 3-7 Military Footprint ....................................................................................................................................................................... 3-10 Background Report    Page i