Wake Forest, North Carolina 

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Population

38,199

562% Growth

Unemployment Rate

3.6%

Median Income

$77,173

Avg. Home Price

$308,400

Best Places to Live in Wake Forest, 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

Local Listings in Wake, Forest, NC
 $673,995 
1112 Keith Rd # DBGQG5
Bed 4 | Bath 3.5 | 4060 SqFt
 $673,995 
1112 Keith Rd # DBGQG5
Bed 4 | Bath 3.5 | 4060 SqFt
 $319,529 
561 Brunello Dr # 30
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 | 2477 SqFt
 $338,900 
609 Copper Beech Ln # MQTVI
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 2018 SqFt

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: Wake Forest
Zip Codes: 27587
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 363 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Wake Forest is 3.6% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Wake Forest jobs have increased by 3.49%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Wake Forest's cost of living is 21.20% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Wake Forest's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Wake Forest's population is 38,199 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 562.14%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 15 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Wake Forest is $308,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.54%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Wake Forest
SCHOOLS
Wake Forest 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 Wake Forest. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Wake Forest

It's a good time to buy in Wake Forest. Home Appreciation is up 3.5% in the last 12 months. Browse Wake Forest Real Estate or Find top agents in Wake Forest

The median home price in Wake Forest is $308,400. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Wake Forest   5 Reviews
Is wake forest a good place to live? - 10/14/2014
Im a 22 year old male from Denver Colorado.im looking to relocate and transfer for work . Colorado has high taxes and high cost of living and also to much snow during... Read More

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Loving Life In Wake Forest, NC - 7/12/2014
Relocating from New York City three years ago took some adjustment and once settled in Wake Forest I was able to breath a little bit easier. The pace is something you... Read More

Great Place to Work and Live, BUT... - 10/15/2010
The Triangle is a great place to work and live, more reasonable than the North but more expensive than most places in the South. We live in a beautiful... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN WAKE FOREST, NORTH CAROLINA
27587

NEW LISTINGS IN WAKE FOREST NC
$673,995
1112 Keith Rd # DBGQG5
Bed 4 | Bath 3.5

$319,529
561 Brunello Dr # 30
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0

$338,900
609 Copper Beech Ln # MQTVI
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0

$360,990
537 Austin View Blvd # AAHALK
Bed 4 | Bath 3.5

$459,900
2821 Oxford Bluff Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0

$471,725
1800 Armor Crest Ln
Bed 5 | Bath 4.0

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