About This Place
Fair Bluff is a town in Columbus County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 1,181 at the 2000 census.
Fair Bluff is located at 34°18′40″N 79°1′57″W / 34.31111°N 79.0325°W / 34.31111; -79.0325 (34.311212, -79.032387), along the banks of the Lumber River. It is one of the oldest towns in Columbus County, appearing on maps from the early 19th century, and was once a center of timber production.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 2.2 square miles (5.6 km²), all of it land.