Lillington Market Stats

Lillington is a small town with a growing community. If you visit Lillington's downtown, you'll notice its lively personality, and with new businesses consistently developing, the town's economy is becoming even stronger. Lillington is relatively close to other major areas and is less than 20 minutes from Clayton, a thriving town on the outskirts of Raleigh.

A Snapshot of the Area


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90ºF / 70ºF

Summer Climate

54ºF / 32ºF

Winter Climate

Selling Your Home?

Lillington has one of the hottest real estate markets in the Triangle, which means it's imperative to have the right group of agents on your side when you go to sell. When you work with Linda Craft Team Realtors, we'll make sure your home is priced accurately, marketed thoroughly, and staged for success. Feel free to browse a few of our resources, and give us a call when you'd like to get started!

Lillington at a Glance

Lillington's close—knit community provides an excellent quality of life. The city's population is flourishing and the area is growing with economic opportunities. Residents enjoy its superb location, charming downtown area, and exceptional features.

Quick Facts

Population: 3,605
County: Harnett
Median household income: $47,277
Median home value: $318,000

Travel & Commute

Raleigh: 48 min
Sanford: 30 min
Fuquay-Varina: 20 min
Major Roads: Hwy 421, Hwy 210, US-401

Explore the Area

Everything You'll Love in Lillington

Shopping & Dining

Main St. in Lillington is blossoming with a diverse selection of entertainment. From upscale boutiques to family-style restaurants, Lillington is home to many locally-owned businesses and beloved attractions. 

Stunning Nature Spots

Lillington is home to the NC—famous Raven Rock, which consists of several trails and a breathtaking overlook view. Lillington Botanical Trail and Cape Fear Shiner Trail are two other must—see parks that also provide campgrounds and recreational areas. 

Adventure Activities

In addition to alluring nature preserves and public parks, Lillington offers a series of exciting adventure activities. Cape Fear River Adventures hosts tubing, river rafting, kayaking, and more! Right next door to Lillington you can find Aloha Safari Zoo, where over 400 wild animals reside. 

Art & Culture

Lillington is full of intriguing art galleries, historical museums, and cultural attractions. Many reputable businesses like Wiley Art Gallery are located right on Main St., and Lillington's surrounding towns are flourishing with culture.

Linda Craft Team Realtors: Your Lillington Experts

Thinking about making a move to the Lillington area? If so, Linda Craft Team Realtors is here to help. With over 350 years of combined industry experience and expert—level knowledge of life in the Triangle, we have everything you need to find your real estate success. Whenever you're ready to get started, we're just a phone call away.

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