The town of Faison is located within the counties of Duplin and Sampson. It covers a total area of 2.2 sq. km. The economy of the city revolves around industries involved in household appliances, building materials, courier, freight forwarding, insurance and transport, contribute to the economy in a positive way. Commercial spaces are utilized by fast food restaurants, bridal shops, garden centers and hardware stores, contribute to the economy in a positive way.