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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.


Mid-sized-city complex - Northeast-central North Carolina, 40 miles south of Virginia border See Local Real Estate
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City: Wake Forest
Zip Codes: 27587
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 363 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Wake Forest

    The unemployment rate in Wake Forest is 3.60 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Wake Forest jobs have Increased by 3.49 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Wake Forest's cost of living is 14.80% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Wake Forest's Cost of Living
    Wake Forest's population is 38,199 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 562.14 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 15 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Wake Forest is $278,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.49%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Wake Forest public schools spend $8,256 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.6 students per teacher in Wake Forest. Learn more...

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Is wake forest a good place to live?

Im a 22 year old male from Denver looking to relocate and transfer for work . Colorado has high taxes and high cost of living and also to much snow during... (Read More)



Loving Life In Wake Forest, NC

Relocating from New York City three years ago took some adjustment and once settled in Wake Forest I was able to breath a little bit easier. The pace is something you... (Read More)



Great Place to Work and Live, BUT...

The Triangle is a great place to work and live, more reasonable than the North but more expensive than most places in the South. We live in a beautiful... (Read More)



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