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Discover Peaceful North Raleigh

Located just moments away from its Downtown counterpart, North Raleigh offers a peaceful alternative for those craving the convenience of city living while avoiding the hustle and bustle. Just a short commute from the Downtown area, North Raleigh is known for its scenic neighborhoods and tranquil atmosphere. Enjoy fantastic outdoor recreation and numerous entertainment options in this expansive residential community.

North Raleigh at a Glance

Getting Around

To Downtown Raleigh: 12 min
To RTP/RDU Airport: 18 min
To Downtown Durham: 30 min
Public Transit: GoTriangle, Raleigh Amtrak Station
Major Roads: I-40, I-440, US-64, US-1, NC-540


Population: 464,758
County: Wake
Median Home Value: $218,200

North Raleigh Homes for Sale


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Incredible Shopping

Home to the upscale shopping center North Hills, experience a mix of independently owned and major retailers in this midtown district. For even more shopping, North Raleigh features a wide variety of eclectic boutiques and Crabtree Valley Mall.

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Lake Lynn

A tranquil and picturesque attraction, Lake Lynn features a scenic 2.8 mile walking trail, as well as a community center, batting cages, and plenty of other recreational opportunities. Treat yourself to a lovely stroll around this tranquil lake.

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Fantastic Entertainment

You're never far from something to do in North Hills. Go to Frankie’s Fun Park for a fun day filled with go karting, bumper boating and more, or try out one of the numerous movie theaters in the area. North Raleigh truly has something for everyone.

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What You'll Love in North Raleigh

With so many great local cities, towns, and communities from which to choose, it's hard to know which one will be best for you! So here's what local residents (and visitors) truly love about North Raleigh.

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There's So Much to Do in North Raleigh

With a vibrant and active community, there's never a lack of things to do in this area! With numerous events throughout the year in Downtown Raleigh, North Raleigh also offers countless opportunities for fun and adventure. From the Annual Midtown Beach Music Series to the Midtown Farmers' Market, and multiple activities in the Park, you have plenty of entertainment options to pick from.

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North Raleigh Has Tons of Beautiful Parks

Whether you enjoy hiking, biking, swimming, or fishing, Raleigh has an outdoor area for you! North Raleigh in particular is home to Lake Crabtree County Park, which features plenty of adventure for outdoor enthusiasts, and intrigue for history buffs alike. Explore the remains of a 19th-century tenant farm located on the park, and search for arrowheads on the banks of the lake.

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North Raleigh Public Schools

Raleigh public school students are served by Wake County Public Schools, one of the most respected school districts in North Carolina. Notable universities in the area, such as North Carolina State and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, create unique learning opportunities for its students in Wake County, culminating in top-notch education. Raleigh's Green Hope High School is ranked the #4 Best Public High School in North Carolina, with Panther Creek High right behind it at #5.

North Raleigh Real Estate

Searching for a home for sale in North Raleigh or want to learn more about what it’s like to live in The Triangle? We’ve got the resources to help you out! Contact us to learn more and schedule a showing of your favorite homes, or browse our Buyer’s Resources below!

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