Garner, North Carolina 

3 Reviews | Review This Place | Photos and Maps

Population

28,053

87% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.1%

Median Income

$58,107

Avg. Home Price

$197,000

Best Places to Live in Garner, North Carolina

Mid-sized-city complex - Northeast-central North Carolina, 40 miles south of Virginia border
Pros
-Strong economy
-Attractive residential areas
-Educated population
Cons
-Growth and sprawl
-Long commutes
-Hot, humid summers

Find your Best Mortgage in Garner: Fixed Rate, Adjustable Rate, 30 years, 15 years

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: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: North Carolina
County: Wake County
Metro Area: Raleigh Metro Area
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 4.1% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Garner jobs have increased by 3.48%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Garner's cost of living is 3.50% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Garner's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Garner's population is 28,053 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 87.43%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Garner is $197,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.67%. Check out the homes in the area.
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. Learn More...

Best Places to Live in Garner Rankings


Housing Market in Garner

It's a good time to buy in Garner. Home Appreciation is up 7.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Garner Real Estate.

The median home price in Garner is $197,000. Browse Homes in this Range.


View More Data >

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

Start Your Review of Garner


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


View More Data >

COMPARE CITY TO CITY
Compare Garner, North Carolina to any other place in the USA.

MAPS OF GARNER, NORTH CAROLINA
Check out the latest Maps in a variety of categories including cost of living, population, and commute time.Garner,North Carolina Map
ZIP CODES IN GARNER, NORTH CAROLINA
27529