8254 NC Hwy 96

Perfect for Commercial Development

14 Acre Corner Lot on Interstate 40 and NC Hwy 96 - Perfect for Commercial Development - 60% Below Market Value / 30% Below Tax Value


A great location for a convenience store/gas station or restaurant or combo.  Located near the Peacocks Crossroads area between Benson, NC and Newton Grove, NC, this is one of the only locations in this area of I-40 that has ramp access on and off of the interstate.  


8 miles in either direction on Interstate 40 to the next gas station/convenience store.


Property has approximately 970 ft of road frontage on the ramp with road access and approximately 790 ft of road frontage on HWY 96 with access. Zoned for Interstate Highway Interchange as well as Residential Agriculture. Between the interstate and highway, it sees approx. 25,000 AADT. 


A prime location in the future growth projections of Johnston County.  Johnston County's most recent population growth projections project a 27% increase over the next 10 years, placing it as the highest percentage growth rate in the state for the next 10 years.  Much of this growth is expected to be in and around the Benson area which is currently seeing the second highest growth rate in the county.  


  • Sale Price: $299,900

  • Tax Value: $436,790

  • State: NC

  • City: Benson

  • County: Johnston

  • Size: 14.07 acres

  • APN (Assessor’s Parcel Number): 09H14044, 09H14042B, 09H14022

  • Address: 8254 NC Hwy 96 Benson, NC 27504

  • Road Access: Yes - Paved

  • Electricity: available - Provided by Duke Energy

  • Water: available - Provided by Johnston County Utilities - Water tap in place.

  • Terrain: Level and wooded

  • Annual Tax Amount: $3,625.35 in 2019

  • Sewer/Septic: Septic System installation required

  • Gas- Propane available

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