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Pros

-Strong economy
-Attractive residential areas
-Educated population

Cons

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


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Highlights


Mid-sized-city complex - Northeast-central North Carolina, 40 miles south of Virginia border See Local Real Estate
Country: United States
State: North Carolina
County: Wake County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent

City: Raleigh, Cary, ... 12 total
Zip Codes: 27610, 27587, ... 33 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 363 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Wake


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Wake County is 4.30 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Wake County jobs have Increased by 3.49 percent. Learn more...
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Wake County's cost of living is 7.20% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Wake County's Cost of Living
    POPULATION
    Wake County's population is 1,024,200 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 143.43 percent. Learn more...
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 20 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Wake County is $234,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 16.30%. Check out the homes in the area.
    SCHOOLS
    Wake County public schools spend $8,443 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.1 students per teacher in Wake County. Learn more...

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Wake Housing Market


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