North Raleigh

North Raleigh Market Stats

Though part of North Carolina's capital city, North Raleigh offers a slower pace of life than Downtown Raleigh and tight-knit communities of neighbors similar to what you'll find in the nearby suburbs. For those unfamiliar with the area, North Raleigh encompasses the zip codes of 27614 and 27615, or the area south of Falls Lake, west of Capital Boulevard, north of Lynn Road, and east of Creedmoor Road.

This fabulous region is known for its luxurious properties and ideal location near all of the Triangle's top attractions, as well as its verdant green spaces. So if you're ready to call North Raleigh home, let's explore.

A Snapshot of the Area


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90ºF / 65ºF

Summer Climate

53ºF / 33ºF

Winter Climate

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North Raleigh at a Glance

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Quick Facts

Population: 76,799
County: Wake
Median household income: $98,900
Median home value: $479,000

Travel & Commute

Cary: 28 min
Durham: 33 min
RTP: 23 min
Major Roads: US-1, US-401, US-158, I-540

Explore the Area

Everything You'll Love in North Raleigh

Local shopping & dining

North Raleigh's eclectic mix of locally owned shops and larger retail destinations gives residents plenty of options close to home. Triangle Town Center, Crabtree Valley Mall, and Lafayette Village are some of the area's shopping hotspots. North Hills—which features both upscale stores and eateries—is home to favorites like Quail Ridge Books and The Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar.

Parks and recreation

From golf courses to parks to trails, North Raleigh has everything you need to stay active. If you love hitting the links, be sure to check out the championship-caliber North Ridge Country Club! Prefer something a bit more rugged? Take a hike at Umstead State Park or go kayaking at nearby Falls Lake. And if you're looking for the perfect place for kids and furry friends, you can't go wrong with Shelley Lake Park.

Countless things to do

There's always something happening in North Raleigh! Catch a game at the WRAL Soccer Park's 3,000+ seat stadium, let loose at Frankie's, or head into Downtown to explore North Carolina's top-notch state museums. The Raleigh area also hosts countless events throughout the year, such as Triangle Restaurant Week, the NCMA's Art in Bloom festival, or SunFest at Dix Park.

An exploding job market

North Raleigh's ideal location near the RTP and Downtown makes it an attractive option for commuters or anyone looking to advance their career. IBM, WakeMed, the state government, and Wake County Public Schools are just a few of the Triangle's top employers. North Raleigh is also close to some of the area's top research institutions, including North Carolina State University.

Linda Craft Team Realtors: Your North Raleigh Experts

If you want to put down roots in the North Raleigh area, Linda Craft Team Realtors is here to help. With over 350 years of combined industry experience and an in-depth 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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