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-Strong economy
-Attractive residential areas
-Educated population


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

What Bert Has To Say About Raleigh Metro Area

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
Metro Area: Raleigh Metro Area
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City: Apex, Wake Forest, ... 27 total
Zip Codes: 27610, 27587, ... 47 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 363 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Raleigh

    The unemployment rate in Raleigh Metro Area is 4.40 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Raleigh Metro Area jobs have Increased by 3.50 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Raleigh Metro Area's cost of living is 3.70% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Raleigh Metro Area's Cost of Living
    Raleigh Metro Area's population is 1,273,570 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 136.52 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 25 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Raleigh Metro Area is $214,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 20.24%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Raleigh Metro Area public schools spend $8,420 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.3 students per teacher in Raleigh Metro Area. Learn more...

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Raleigh Housing Market

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