Garner, North Carolina 

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Population

28,048

+14.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.3%

Median Income

$58,107

Median Home Price

$216,400

North Carolina Gifts

Best Places to Live in Garner, North Carolina

Mid-sized-city complex - Northeast-central North Carolina, 40 miles south of Virginia border. May, October and September are the most pleasant months in Garner, while July and January are the least comfortable months.

Garner, NC Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Strong economy
Attractive residential areas
Educated population
Cons
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.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: North Carolina
County: Wake County
Metro Area: Raleigh Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: Garner
Zip Codes: 27529
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 363 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Garner is 4.3% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Garner jobs have increased by 3.0%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Garner's cost of living is 4.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Garner's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Wake county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 62.3% to 35.8%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Garner's population is 28,048 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 14.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Garner is Real Estate: $216,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.5%.

SCHOOLS
Garner 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 Garner. More Education



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Housing Market in Garner

It's a good time to buy in Garner. Home Appreciation is up 9.5% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Garner is $216,400.

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Reviews for Garner   3 Reviews
Garner/Clayton Area Housing - 3/2/2011
One of the best areas in the Triangle Region of North Carolina for cost effective housing. Since the RE bust in 2008 home prices have fallen across the country. The... Read More

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Garner area or Johnston County - 2/21/2007
I moved here about a year ago from FL and love it. We chose Johnston County as opposed to Wake County due to the tax base and the schools. The cost of a home out here... Read More

I'm Coming Back Home to Garner - 5/8/2006
Hi. I currently live in Hollywood, Florida and truly love it; however, I've decided to return to Garner where I lived for 7 years. The grass is really not greener here.... Read More


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