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-Strong economy
-Attractive residential areas
-Educated population


-Growth and sprawl
-Long commutes
-Hot, humid summers

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The Raleigh–Durham–Chapel Hill triad, sometimes referred to as the Research Triangle, is a multifaceted commercial center and capital city. Raleigh, and the rapidly growing suburban community of Cary just west, form the eastern corner of the triangle.


Quick Facts About Wake Forest

    The unemployment rate in Wake Forest is 3.20 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Wake Forest jobs have Increased by 3.71 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Wake Forest's cost of living is 11.50% Higher than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Wake Forest's population is 29,889 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 101.34 percent.
    Average Commute time is 29 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Wake Forest is $237,800. Home appreciation the last year has been 3.10 percent.
    Wake Forest public schools spend $9,257 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 16 students per teacher in Wake Forest.

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