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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
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

    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...
    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
    Wake County's population is 1,024,200 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 143.43 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 20 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    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.
    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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